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Linda Brown, Center Of Brown v. Board Of Education Decision, Has Died

Linda Brown, the center of the most famous case that ended segregation in public schools, has died at the age of 74. Linda Brown's father, Oliver Brown, enrolled Linda at an all-white school in Topeka, Kansas in the mid-1950s. She was turned away, as well as other black families who wanted to...
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Mans Dies After Getting Head Lodged Under Movie Theater Seat

What an unfortunate way to go. We've all lost our phones underneath seats at the movies before. A man in Birmingham U.K. was just trying to get his phone out from under the reclining seat at the Vue Cinema theater, when the electronic footrest came down and lodged his head under the seat. The...
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Longtime "Bozo The Clown" Performer Frank Avruch Dead At 89

Avruch portrayed Bozo from 1959 to 1970, and was the first nationally syndicated version of the clown.
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Queen Latifah's Mother Has Passed

Queen Latifah's Mother Has Died

Queen Latifah suffered a major loss on Wednesday. In a statement to People , Latifah said, “It is with heavy heart that I share the news my mother, Rita Owens , passed away today. Anyone that has ever met her knows what a bright light she was on this earth… She had struggled with a heart condition...
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Famed Physicist Stephen Hawking Dies At 76

Famed physicist Stephen Hawking, noted for his work with black holes and relativity, passed away peacefully at his home in Cambridge early this morning.
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Director Kevin Smith Suffers Near Fatal Heart Attack After Stand-Up Set

Actor and director Kevin Smith was slated to perform two stand up sets at the Alex Theatre in Glendale, California.
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Mark Hamill Reassures Everyone He Is Not Dead In Tweet

This weekend rumors of Mark Hamill's death made the rounds on social media. The rumor was mostly caused by Hamill himself after tweeting the picture below as a joke. The confusion came from those that only looked at the picture and didn't read the rest of what was there. https://twitter.com/...
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Mavs' Founding Owner Don Carter Passes Away At 84

Don Carter convinced the National Basketball Association to bring a professional team to Dallas.
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"This Is Us" Fans FINALLY Learn How Jack Pearson Dies In Emotional Post-Super Bowl Episode

We've waited two incredibly emotionally charged seasons to find out how exactly Jack Pearson dies. Finally, we have our answer.
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Inspiration Behind "Rosie The Riveter", Naomi Parker Fraley, Dies At 96

Naomi Parker Fraley was just 20-years-old when she began working at the Naval Air Station in Alameda, California, soon after the attack on Pearl Harbor.
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