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3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
A Nebraska businessman who built the regional grocery chain of B&R Stores has died at the age of 92. The Lincoln Journal Star reports Russ Raybould died Saturday, and his funeral will be held Wednesday morning at 10:30 at Blessed Sacrament Church in Lincoln. The chain of 18 grocery stores in Nebraska and Iowa that Raybould built started 50 years ago with a single Russ' Market store just south of downtown Lincoln.
7 hrs ago | Brush News-Tribune
A Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist who worked for more than 40 years at The Philadelphia Inquirer has died. Tony Auth was 72. Auth died Sunday after a two-year battle with brain cancer.
11 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
Meet the girl who was robbed of ever knowing her dad after his plane was hijacked as he rushed home to be in time for her birth She was the very first baby born to a dad who died in the 9/11 attacks - and this weekend she became a teenager. Danny Lee was flying back to be with his wife at the birth when the plane he was travelling on was hijacked and flown into the World Trade Center .
16 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls
A judge in western South Dakota has set a $500,000 bond for a Box Elder woman charged with second-degree murder in the slaying of a 49-year-old man. 23-year-old Kelly Croyle could face a mandatory life sentence if convicted.
The Town of Cathlamet will add over $100,000 to its revenues this year with the harvest of timber.
Frank Torre, the World Series star who helped put little brother Joe on a path that led to the Hall of Fame, has died. He was 82. The Major League Baseball commissioner's office said Torre died Saturday at a hospice in Palm Beach, Florida.
A former school hall monitor who admitted strangling eight prostitutes and stashing their corpses in his home in the 1990s has died at a prison in western New York. Prison officials said Kendall Francois, who was 43, died Thursday evening from apparent natural causes.
A HEARTBROKEN widow is still receiving post for his beloved wife from Basildon Council...nine months after she passed away. Brian Randall, 75, told how he has nowmade six emotional pleas to the authority since Pamela, 74, died from cancer in December.
The mother of a 4-year-old Oregon girl who died after being diagnosed with an E. coli infection says the first symptoms appeared two days before the Labor Day weekend, when Serena Profitt and her younger sister visited a public swimming pool and then threw up. Rachel Profitt of Otis told The Oregonian that 2-year-old Hannah bounced back, but Serena was sick again the next day.
An Arizona man whose longtime partner recently died went to court on Friday to ask a federal judge to grant him death benefits. In a ruling that calls into question Arizona's gay marriage ban, a judge handed a victory Friday to a gay man who lost his spouse to cancer last month and was denied death benefits because the state prohibits same-sex... The five children who police say were slain by their father will be remembered at a memorial in Mississippi on Friday, while 500 miles away, their father will make his first court appearance.
The medical director of the facility where Joan Rivers went into cardiac arrest during a routine procedure is no longer at the clinic. The medical director of the facility where Joan Rivers went into cardiac arrest during a routine procedure is no longer at the clinic.
Ian Paisley, the divisive Protestant firebrand who devoted his life to thwarting compromise with Catholics in Northern Ireland only to become a pivotal peacemaker in his twilight years, died Friday in Belfast, his wife said. He was 88. Paisley was Northern Ireland's most polarizing politician throughout the worst years of its civil strife, during which the evangelist's blistering oratory was often blamed for fueling four decades of bloodshed that claimed 3,700 lives.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison were among the expected speakers at a tribute to Maya Angelou, the author, poet and stage performer who died earlier this year. The event was to be held Friday morning at The Riverside Church in Manhattan, a few blocks west of a Harlem town house that Angelou owned in recent years.
Actor John Bardon, who was known by millions for his role as Jim Branning in EastEnders, has died at the age of 75. He is understood to have died in the early hours of this morning, seven years after a debilitating stroke which has left him needing round-the-clock care in recent years. His death was announced by the BBC.
Sir Donald made his name on stage as a Shakespearean actor and also had more than 70 credits for film and TV productions since the late 1940s to now. He had been battling prostate cancer over several years and his death, just weeks before his 91st birthday, at his home in Romney Marsh, Kent, has been described as a "huge loss" by his family.
With The Star-Spangled Banner, a bagpipe tribute and a moment of silence, a ceremony marking the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks solemnly kicked off in Lower Manhattan on Thursday. 13 years later, America remembers 9/11 horror With The Star-Spangled Banner, a bagpipe tribute and a moment of silence, a ceremony marking the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks solemnly kicked off in Lower Manhattan on Thursday.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:36 pm
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