Obituary

Jacquie Cadorette
March 25, 2020 - 1:06 pm
Celebrity chef Floyd Cardoz has passed away due to the coronavirus. He was 59 years old. He died after suffering an infection in the hospital. See the details.
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Jacquie Cadorette
March 24, 2020 - 3:34 pm
Terrence McNally, the playwright behind works like “Love! Valour! Compassion!” and “Master Class,” has passed away at the age of 81. He suffered complications from contracting the coronavirus.
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Jacquie Cadorette
March 05, 2020 - 9:35 am
Rosalind P. Walter, the first “Rosie the Riveter,” has passed away at the age of 95. She died at her home in Manhattan, according to friend Richard Somerset-Ward.
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Andrew Limberg
January 22, 2020 - 11:29 am
Planters has done the unthinkable — they’ve killed off their mascot Mr. Peanut! In a pre-Super Bowl ad, the 104-year-old Mr. Peanut is driving the NUTmobile with actor/comedian Matt Walsh and action star Wesley Snipes when the old legume is forced to swerve off the road. The trio jump out of the...
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December 02, 2019 - 8:55 am
Shelley Morrison, known for her role as the maid, Rosario, on NBC’s “Will and Grace,” has passed away Sunday at the age of 83. According to a statement from her husband, Walter Dominguez, she died of heart failure, the New York Times reports . “Shelley’s greatest pride as an actress was in playing...
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Cokie Roberts
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 17, 2019 - 10:45 am
NEW YORK (AP) – Cokie Roberts, the daughter of politicians who grew up to cover the family business in Washington for ABC News and NPR over several decades, died Tuesday in Washington of complications from breast cancer. ABC broke into network programming to announce her death and pay tribute...
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September 17, 2019 - 10:45 am
NEW YORK (AP) – Cokie Roberts, the daughter of politicians who grew up to cover the family business in Washington for ABC News and NPR over several decades, died Tuesday in Washington of complications from breast cancer. ABC broke into network programming to announce her death and pay tribute...
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David Caplan
August 29, 2019 - 8:05 am
( 1010 WINS ) -- Race car driver and former TV personality on "MythBusters" Jessi Combs -- dubbed the "fastest woman on four wheels" -- was killed Tuesday after she crashed in the Alvord Desert in Oregon, according to local reports. She was 39. She assumed the aforementioned nickname after breaking...
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August 23, 2019 - 9:28 am
Billionaire David Koch has died, CBS News reports . The 79-year-old had been suffering from a recent deterioration in his health. His brother, Charles Koch, released a statement expressing his sadness at the loss of his brother. “It is with a heavy heart that I announce the passing of my brother...
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Novelist Toni Morrison is presented with a Presidential Medal of Freedom by U.S. President Barack Obama during an East Room event May 29, 2012 at the White House in Washington, DC.
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August 06, 2019 - 9:56 am
NEW YORK (AP) _ Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in "Beloved,'' "Song of Solomon'' and other works transformed American letters by dramatizing the pursuit of freedom within the boundaries of race, has died at age 88. Publisher...
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