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Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies At 89

Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a theatrical icon, has died at age 89.

07/17/2014

Nuland's 1994 book sparked debate about end of life care in the United States. (Getty Images)

‘How We Die’ Author Sherwin Nuland Dies At Age 83

“I’m not scared of dying, but I’ve built such a beautiful life, and I’m not ready to leave it,” he told his daughter.

03/05/2014

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Teen Charged As Adult In Providence Fatal Shooting

A 17-year-old Providence boy is being charged as an adult for his alleged role in the death of another 17-year-old who was shot through the window of his girlfriend’s home.

02/21/2014

John Henson, the son of Muppets creator Jim Henson, has died at the age of 48. (Getty Images)

John Henson, Son Of Muppet Creator, Dies

Family says the puppeteer suffered a heart attack at his home in Saugerties, New York

02/16/2014

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Distraught Man Dies During Seizure After Thief Stole His Dog Carrier

A disabled Rhode Island man suffered a seizure and died after becoming distraught when a thief stole his dog carrier.

01/23/2014

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Toddler Died Of Blunt Trauma, Had Been Hit In Abdomen

Hartford police and prosecutors are moving to upgrade charges against a Hartford man after the Chief State Medical Examiner’s Office has ruled the death of his girlfriend’s 13-month-old daughter a homicide caused by blunt impact.

09/13/2013

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Investigation Underway Into Death Of Man Who Drove Into Police Lot

Meriden Police say a man who told them he had smoked crack and swallowed cocaine died at a hospital overnight.

06/10/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Should Artists’ Careers Continue After Death?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: When our musical idols passed away in generations past, they left behind […]

02/05/2013

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Police: Body Of Missing Kayaker Found In River

Connecticut officials say a body recovered from the mouth of the Housatonic River has been identified as a kayaker missing more than a week.

11/05/2012

File photo of a large tree knocked over by the winds of Superstorm Sandy. (Photo by MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Conn. Man Dies In Tree-Cutting Accident

A 53-year-old Connecticut man has died after falling more than 40 feet while cutting a tree during a cleanup job after Superstorm Sandy.

11/04/2012

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