Spanish Golf Champion Seve Ballesteros Dies at Home, Age 54
Severiano Ballesteros, Europe’s most successful golfer, has died at his home in Pedrena, Spain, his family said. He was 54.
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Genealogy rising in popularity
Haskel Morrell, 59, of Bristol, Tenn., researches his family history in the Johnston County Heritage Center. Rebecca Owens, the chief genealogist at the Johnston County Heritage Center, helps a visitor research family history.
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Young Widow Finds Comfort And Guilt In New Romance
DEAR ABBY: My husband and I were together 11 years — since we were 12 — and married for four. He was killed in a car accident, and I am now a 23-year-old widow. I was in the passenger seat when he died. I sustained multiple injuries, but none as great as the massive anxiety I can’t seem to shake.
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Film legend Elizabeth Taylor dies at 79 in LA
Elizabeth Taylor, the violet-eyed film legend whose sultry screen persona, stormy personal life and enduring fame and glamour made her one of the last of the classic movie stars and a template for the modern celebrity, died…
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Elizabeth Taylor Dead At 79
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Publicist says actress Liz Taylor died Wednesday in LA of congestive heart failure at age 79 (Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
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South Floridians Remember Elizabeth Taylor
As Hollywood mourns Elizabeth Taylor, who died Wednesday at age 79, South Floridians who knew her spoke about her accomplishments.
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Jane Russell, stunning star of ‘The Outlaw’ and other 1940s and 1950s films, dies at 89
LOS ANGELES – Jane Russell, the busty brunette who shot to fame as the sexy star of Howard Hughes’ 1941 Western “The Outlaw,” died Monday of respiratory failure, her family said. She was 89.
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Friends of murdered Bristol teen allege woman may be factor
Friends of Dylan Sherman say the 19-year-old may have been killed over his relationship with a woman now facing charges in connection with his death.
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Jane Russell, star of ’40s and ’50s films, dies
Jane Russell, the busty brunette who shot to fame as the sexy star of Howard Hughes’ 1941 Western “The Outlaw,” died Monday of respiratory failure, her family said. She was 89.
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Blake Edwards, a Master of Film Comedy and Farce, Dies at 88
Mr. Edwards was a master of screwball farces and rude comedies like “Victor/Victoria” and “The Pink Panther.”
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GISH students tackle bullying issue
Just over half the Senior High students who answered a survey posed by students in a Modern Problems class said they have never been verbally bullied.
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Massachusetts Escapes Soaring Rates for Build America Bonds: Muni Credit
Massachusetts , the state with the third-highest personal income in the U.S., cut its offering yields on a $ 576 million Build America Bond even while average rates on the taxable securities jumped the most on record.
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James Moody dies at 85; jazz saxophonist and flutist
Moody’s improvised solo on ‘I’m in the Mood for Love’ became a jazz classic. A version with lyrics added became a cross-genre hit and has been recorded by Van Morrison, Aretha Franklin, Amy Winehouse and others. and a rare hit as an instrumental.
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Hopkinton fundraising group looks to next stage
After nearly a decade of fundraising, members of the nonprofit Hopkinton Community Endowment found themselves in a rut.
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12/10/2010 08:51 CHINA
» Bao Tong: a tribute to Nobel Laureate, Liu Xiaobo. Rights for all, by nonviolent means by Bao Tong The great statesman, under formal house arrest since the Tiananmen Square massacre (1989), shows the great novelty of the proposals of Liu Xiaobo, who today will be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, though he will be absent because sentenced to 11 years for “subversion of state power”.
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