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Actress and director Penny Marshall dies at age 75

Penny Marshall, who starred in "Laverne & Shirley" before becoming one of the top-grossing female directors in Hollywood, has died. She was 75.

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush dies at age 94

Spokesman: Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush dies at age 94.

Local radio host Harvard Jennings dies

A long running talk show host familiar to many radio listeners across the Cape Fear has died.

William Goldman, Oscar winner for ‘Butch Cassidy,’ has died

William Goldman, the Oscar-winning screenwriter and Hollywood wise man who won Academy Awards for "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and "All the President's Men" and summed up the mystery of making a box office hit by declaring "Nobody knows anything," has died.

Amway founder and Orlando Magic owner Richard DeVos dies at age 92

Billionaire Richard DeVos, co-founder of direct-selling giant Amway, owner of the Orlando Magic and father-in-law of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, died Thursday.
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War hero, statesman, presidential candidate John McCain has died

Arizona Sen. John McCain, the war hero who became the GOP's standard-bearer in the 2008 election, has died. He was 81.

‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin has died

Aretha Franklin, the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" who sang classics as "Think" and "Respect," died Thursday at age 76.

Jackson family patriarch dies at 89

Joseph Jackson, the strong, fearsome patriarch of the musical Jackson family, has died, according to a person close to the family.

Charles Krauthammer, conservative columnist and pundit, dies

Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and pundit who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement as he evolved from "Great Society" Democrat to Iraq War cheerleader to denouncer of Donald Trump, has died.

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