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Minnesota officer killed making traffic stop

Police officers confer in the driveway of a home in Mendota Heights, Minn., Wednesday afternoon, July 30, 2014.


Wed Jul 30, 2014

Brandon Sun

Veteran TV impresario Robert Halmi Sr., producer of more than 200 programs, dies at 90

The Hungarian-born Halmi found success as a magazine photographer after arriving in America in 1951.



Man killed by police in Vegas after crime spree is from Idaho

A woman who was stabbed with a screwdriver while she unsuccessfully fought to save her husband from a pair of home invaders described Tuesday's deadly crime spree in Las Vegas as "total terror."


WFAA-TV Dallas

Cinema verite documentarian Robert Drew dies at 90

In "Primary" and other movies, Drew mastered the intimate, spontaneous style known as cinema verite and schooled a generation of influential directors including D.A. Pennebaker and Albert Maysles.


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WPLJ-FM New York

Richard Belzer's Brother Dead of Apparent Suicide

Leonard Belzer, the brother of comic and longtime Law & Order: SVU actor Richard Belzer, died of an apparent suicide Wednesday morning in New York City.


KURB-FM Little Rock

James Garner Died of Massive Heart Attack, According to Death Certificate

Actor James Garner died of a massive heart attack, according to the death certificate obtained by TMZ .


WWWV-FM Charlottesville


THIS DAY IN 1954: Elvis Presley made his professional debut in Memphis. It was his first concert to be advertised.



Families of fallen firefighters denied federal benefits

They were contractors who had worked alongside U.S. Forest Service crews to save the Boise National Forest.


Tue Jul 29, 2014


'Die Hard,' 'Flower Drum Song' actor James Shigeta dies aged 81

Actor James Shigeta, best known for his roles in "Die Hard," and "Flower Drum Song," has died, a representative for the actor said on Tuesday.


Woman forgives husband who left son in hot car

Attendees were asked to wear summer colors to the funeral service for 15-month old Benjamin Seitz, of Ridgefield, on Sunday, July 13, 2014.


WIBW-TV Topeka

Kansas Teen Killed After Fall On Colorado Mountain

A suburban Kansas City teenager who died last week while climbing one of Colorado's most popular peaks was a 2014 high school graduate who excelled in engineering.


WYMG-FM Springfield

Star sprinter Torrin Lawrence dies at 25

In this June 20, 2013 file photo, Torrin Lawrence reacts after his heat in the senior men's 400-meter dash at the U.S. Championships athletics meet in Des Moines, Iowa.


Daily Echo

Tragic newlyweds who died just days apart

A YOUNG mother struggling with depression killed herself only eight days before her bereaved husband took a lethal dose of heroin, an inquest heard.


Noah M. Matlack of Benton City pleaded guilty to first degree murder.

He told the court he acted with premeditated intent — and not in self-defense — when he attacked Michael Edwards late Sept.


Mon Jul 28, 2014

Pasadena Star-News

Incoming USC student killed by lightning strike at Venice Beach

Courtesy photo. Nick Fagnano, 20, of Los Angeles. Fagnano was killed Sunday after lightning struck while he was in the water at Venice Beach.



Grieving parents hit with $200,000 in student loans

When his 27-year old daughter Lisa died suddenly of liver failure five years ago, Steve Mason was as devastated as any father would be.


WSFA-TV Montgomery

Man's obituary: 'Please don't email me, I'm dead'

Kevin McGroarty wanted everyone to know two things about life: it doesn't cost anything to be nice and never stick a knife in an electric outlet.


NBC Connecticut

Murder Charges in Philly Carjacking

Cornelius Crawford and Jonathan Rosa had only known each other for one week, but now they both could face life in prison without parole for killing three children and sexually assaulting their carjacking victim, police say.



Fort Hood soldier from Wisconsin dies in Texas

The Defense Department says 20-year-old Pfc. Donnell Antwain Hamilton Jr. of Kenosha, Wisconsin, died at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio.


Air Force Times

Former Naval Academy superintendent dies at 77

Arizona Sen. John McCain is praising former Naval Academy Superintendent Charles Larson, who died over the weekend, as a great man.