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  1. Cpl. Dickson among fallen officers honoredRead the original story

    3 min ago | The Times-Tribune

    A new name was added Monday to the roll call of Pennsylvania law enforcement officers who have fallen in the line of duty. Cpl. Bryon Keith Dickson II.

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  2. Star Trek actress Grace Lee Whitney dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | KXVO

    Ben E. King, the singer best known for the R&B classic "Stand By Me," has died, The Associated Press reports. He was 76. Ben E. King, the singer best known for the R&B classic "Stand By Me," has died, The Associated Press reports.

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  3. Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn split after three yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | KXVO

    Ben E. King, the singer best known for the R&B classic "Stand By Me," has died, The Associated Press reports. He was 76. Ben E. King, the singer best known for the R&B classic "Stand By Me," has died, The Associated Press reports.

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  4. Laura McMillenRead the original story

    4 min ago | Bureau County Republican

    Laura Frances McMillen, 96, formerly of Rushville, passed away at 2:51 a.m. Sunday, May 3, 2015, at Liberty Village Retirement Home Garden Court in Princeton. Born June 2, 1918, in Frederick Township, Schuyler County, the daughter of Vern and Nellie Black Strong, she married Robert McMillen Dec. 23, 1951, in Springfield.

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  5. Helen T. PeetsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    MASSENA: Helen T. Peets, 84, of North Racquette River Road, passed away on Monday, May 4, 2015 at Massena Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Friends and family may be received on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm at Phillips Memorial Home in Massena.

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  6. NYPD officer shot in the head this weekend pronounced deadRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A 25-year-old police officer shot in the head over the weekend while attempting to stop a man suspected of carrying a handgun died Monday from his injuries, the third New York City officer slain on duty in five months. Brian Moore, who was in a coma after undergoing brain surgery following the Saturday evening shooting, was pronounced dead at a Queens hospital with his family at his bedside, including his police officer father, uncle and cousin.

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  7. BurialsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Graveside services for Mrs. Merribeth C. Elliott of Massena will be held Monday 10:00 AM at Brookside Cemetery, Waddington with Deacon Art Garno, officiating. Mrs. Elliott passed away February 20, 2015 at her daughter's home in Massena.

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  8. Susan Pawlak-Seaman: Saying goodbye to the last of a generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SouthCoastToday.com

    The latest came the other day when my Middleboro cousin Shelly said Auntie Anne had died. Over the years, Shelly and her brothers Tony and Matt have been Auntie Anne's angels, helping her with whatever needed to be done. That included bringing her out of a nursing home and into Shelly's home, where she passed peacefully early Wednesday morning at the age of 89.  As I set about writing Auntie Anne's obit, it dawned on me this one would be different.

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  9. NY officer shot over weekend has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A 25-year-old police officer shot in the head over the weekend while attempting to stop a man suspected of carrying a handgun died Monday from his injuries, the third New York City officer slain on duty in five months. Brian Moore, who was in a coma after undergoing brain surgery following the Saturday evening shooting, was pronounced dead at a Queens hospital with his family at his bedside, including his father, uncle and cousin who were police officers.

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  10. 'Star Trek' actress Grace Lee Whitney dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Grace Lee Whitney, who played Captain Kirk's assistant on the original "Star Trek" series, has died. She was 85. Whitney died of natural causes Friday in her home in the Central California town of Coarsegold, about 50 miles north of Fresno, her son Jonathan Dweck said on Sunday.

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  11. Police Officer Brian Moore 3rd cop to be slain in line-of-duty in 5 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | SILive.com

    A 25-year-old police officer shot in the head over the weekend while attempting to stop a man suspected of carrying a handgun has died from his injuries , the third New York Police Department officer slain in the line-of-duty in five months, a City Hall official said Monday. Brian Moore was pronounced dead at a Queens hospital after undergoing brain surgery following the Saturday evening shooting, said the official, a senior aide to Mayor Bill de Blasio who wasn't authorized to speak publicly about the death until the mayor makes an official announcement.

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  12. Leron LeazerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 23, at 10 a.m. at Allnutt Drake Chapel in Fort Collins, CO, followed by a reception in the Allnutt Reception Center. A website, www.allnutt.com, allows viewers to see Leron's online obituary, sign the family guest book and send their condolences.

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  13. Edith GontermanRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    Edith Gonterman, 86, of Bonaparte died at 6:58 A.M. Friday May 1, 2015 at the home of her son, Marty Gonterman in rural Bonaparte. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday May 5, 2015 at Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua with Pastor Larry Wagner officiating.

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  14. Obituary for Hellertown overdose victim urges fight against drug addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | NJ.com

    Tiffany and Wade Pickett were married six years ago and were together for 13 years until Wade's death of a heroin overdose on May 1, according to his obituary. But the obituary she wrote for her husband of six years, Wade Pickett, was not penned out of bitterness, she said.

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  15. Man's stolen car, with wife's ashes inside, recovered in S.F.Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | SFGate

    Phil Hollenbeck and his wife, Amy Tomson, before her death in January. Hollenbeck's car, which held his wife's ashes, was reported stolen in San Francisco's Richmond District on April 29, 2015, but recovered on Monday, May 4, 2015, with her ashes still in the trunk.

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  16. .com | New York policeman dies of wounds from shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | News24

    A plainclothes police officer died on Monday, two days after being shot in the head in New York, officials said. New York Police Department officials said Moore died at the Jamaica Hospital in Queens, where he was taken after the shooting.

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  17. Boulder coroner ID's hiker who died after fall on Flagstaff MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Daily Camera

    The Boulder County Coroner's Office today identified the 21-year-old man who died after a fall near Flagstaff Mountain Road on Sunday as Justin Bondi, of Boulder. While initial reports indicated Bondi may have been a University of Colorado student, Boulder sheriff's Cmdr.

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  18. Services for Harold W. MeehanRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    He was the husband of Betty Meehan of Carlisle, and father of Cliff Meehan and family of Edgartown, and Kurt Meehan and family of Concord, and was the brother of Helen Millican of Peabody. A graveside service with military honors will be held Sunday, May 17, at noon in Westview Cemetery, Bedford Street, Lexington.

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  19. Respects Paid to One Arm Dove Hunt Co-Founder After His PassingRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | KAUZ

    Jack Northrup, co-founder of the annual One Arm Dove Hunt event passed away Friday evening after a long battle with lung cancer. Northrup was 80-years-old.

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  20. Study: Taste for new music dies at 33Read the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | KMIZ

    The age of 33 -- when many people are buying their first house, getting married and perhaps having children -- also has been determined to be when when the thirst for new music bites the dust. A study of music-streaming service Spotify users concluded that 33 is when listeners begin spinning the oldies, according to The Onion's A.V. Club.

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