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2 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

Scores of mourners say final farewell to young Devizes mum

Friends and family of inspirational mum Natasha Goode turned out in force in Devizes today to say their final goodbyes.

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6 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News

Church funeral for Ohio priest convicted of murder

A church funeral for a Roman Catholic priest in Ohio who died while serving a prison sentence for the 1980 death of a nun proceeded Friday as a few people protested at the church's diocese headquarters.

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10 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Skilled jazz bassist Charlie Haden dies at 76

NEW YORK - Bassist Charlie Haden, who helped change the shape of jazz a half-century ago as a member of the groundbreaking Ornette Coleman Quartet, has died.

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12 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

Alaska Native land-claims leader dies

The law compensated Alaska Natives for loss of lands historically used. It led to establishment of regional and village Native corporations with the right to select 44 million acres of land and appropriated $962.5 million to them.

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12 hrs ago | 93.3 The Eagle

Queen's Brian May Acknowledges Former Manager's Passing

Queen 's Brian May is demonstrating that he doesn't hold a grudge. The rocker is expressing his "sincere condolences" to the family of the group's first manager, who passed away a few weeks ago.

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13 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Prominent editor, civil rights activist John Seigenthaler dies at 86

John Seigenthaler, the journalist who edited The Tennessean newspaper, helped shape USA Today and worked for civil rights during the Kennedy administration, died Friday at his Nashville home at age 86, his son said.

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16 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Obituary: Richard Dunnigan, 101, founded one of Sacramento's oldest real estate firms

Richard Dunnigan, a venerable figure in the real estate community who sold homes in Sacramento before World War II and founded one of the capital's oldest property firms, died Wednesday of complications from a stroke, his son said.

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21 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Service Saturday for Houston firefighter Groover

A memorial service will be held this weekend for a veteran Houston firefighter who died after suffering burns while battling a house blaze.

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Yesterday | Hillingdon Times

Mother meets man 'saved' by her son

Freda Carter told the Daily Telegraph how she came across her son's anonymous transplant recipient at a memorial service A mother whose son died six years ago met the man his donor heart saved in what has been described as a "completely coincidental" moment.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Rock102online.com

Eileen Ford, maverick of the modeling industry, di...

Eileen Ford, the founder of the Ford Models who promoted the fresh-faced look of American women and set the stage for the phenomenon of celebrity super models, has died at the age of 92, the agency said on Thursday.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Louisiana ruling on confession rankles Catholics

Catholics are decrying a recent Louisiana Supreme Court decision that reaches into the most sanctified of church places, the confessional booth.

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Brandon Sun

Arraignment held for Detroit-area soccer player charged with murder in referee's death

A Detroit-area soccer player accused of killing a referee with a punch to the neck made an initial court appearance on a second-degree murder charge Thursday, the same day family and friends were saying a final goodbye to the referee.

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The Leaf-Chronicle

Eileen Ford, founder of Ford Model Agency, dies

Modeling agency founder Eileen Ford, who shaped a generation's standards of beauty as she built an empire and launched the careers of Candice Bergen, Lauren Hutton, Jane Fonda and countless others, has died.

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Tri-cityherald.com

First singing, then tragedy at Maryland camp

Camp Executive Director Jon Bisset said Wednesday that the River Valley Ranch camp in Carroll County will review all its protocols after a 12-year-old camper died Tuesday night.

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Detroit News

Hearing set for man charged with killing referee

A Dearborn soccer player accused of killing a referee with a punch to his neck is scheduled to appear in court.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Fox News

Thousands of firefighters, others expected at funeral of NYC firefighter killed in blaze

Thousands of people are expected to attend the funeral of a New York City firefighter killed in a burning, cluttered apartment at a high-rise public housing building.

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Lancashire Telegraph

Jayden Parkinson trial: Jurors retrace the steps of Jayden and Ben Blakeley when she died

JURORS have this morning retraced the route Ben Blakeley said he took with Pendle teenager Jayden Parkinson on December 3, the night she died.

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ABC News

Service Held for 200 Whose Bodies Went Unclaimed

Clement died three years ago, but his body went unclaimed - one of 200 that filled a room at a Detroit morgue.

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WISH-TV Indianapolis

Services set for slain Gary police officer

Kuiper Funeral Home says visitation for Patrolman Jeffrey Westerfield will be 2-8 p.m. Sunday at the Genesis Convention Center.

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WMBF

Cleanup from deadly storm starts in Eastern states

Residents in a number of Eastern states were cleaning up Wednesday, a day after being hit by severe storms, including a tornado in central New York that killed four and left survivors to pick through the debris from homes battered by winds of at least 100 mph.

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