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John Hambrick, Miami News Anchor, Dies At 73

John Hambrick, a popular Miami news anchor who earned success in the 1980’s after taking over the news desk for Ralph Renick, has died of lung cancer. He was 73 years old. Hambrick was an award-winning anchor who got his start on television in the ’60s; he worked in New York, L.A., Cincinnati, and Texas before moving to Miami and …

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Actor Jim Kelly, Of “Enter The Dragon”, Dies

Actor Jim Kelly, who garnered a cult following with his afro and snappy one-liners in Bruce Lee’s “Enter The Dragon”, has died from complications relating to cancer. He was 67. Kelly, who trained in martial arts in Kentucky in the ’60s before moving to California, says he discovered a passion for acting through the discipline. At the time, Bruce Lee …

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Lil Snupe Dead: 18-Year Old Rapper Was Shot

Lil Snupe, the 18-year old rapper discovered by Meek Mill last year, is reportedly dead after being shot, though details haven’t been released. Rumors began last week about the young artist’s death, but many were quick to pass it off as a celebrity death hoax. However, as more reports come in, it appears to be true. His manager, Leem7st, tweeted …

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Edie Falco Talks About Love Affair With James Gandolfini

Edie Falco mourned the sudden passing of onscreen husband James Gandolfini today, and said that it was difficult to separate the love affair her character had with his from real life sometimes. “It was weird to sit down at a table read with the actresses playing Tony’s girlfriends,” she told The Daily Mail. “Occasionally I would get a sharp twinge …

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Gandolfini Reactions Hit Twitter, Co-stars Mourn

The death of James Gandolfini on Wednesday in Italy hit home hard; as soon as news broke, it was dispatched around the web as social media sites blew up with everything from shocked reactions to disbelief. Many fans were hoping it was just another celebrity death hoax; sadly, the “Sopranos” actor passed away after a massive heart attack while on …

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Etty Allen Dies: Mother of Former Virginia Governor George Allen

Henrietta “Etty” Allen, the oldest member of a famous football and political family, has died at the age of 89. Etty was the mother of current Washington Redskins General Manager Bruce Allen, former Virginia Governor George F. Allen, and two other children, Gregory and Jennifer. George F. Allen, a Republican, became famous nationwide during his 2006 campaign when he was …

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Legendary Singer Etta James Has Died

Legendary blues singer Etta James passed away today at the age of 73 following a long battle with chronic leukemia and hepatitis C. Twitter was full of reactions to the singer’s death and “Etta James” was even the top worldwide trend today around 12:40PM. I’ve included some of the sentiments people posted on Twitter but I also want to share …

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