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John Havlicek, Boston Celtics Great, Dies at 79

BOSTON — John Havlicek's legacy was built over 16 years with the Boston Celtics, eight of them as NBA champions, making him among the best to ever play the game. One play immortalized him forever: "Havlicek stole the ball! "Havlicek stole the ball!" ...
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RIP, Raiders Great, Civil Rights Activist Clem Daniels, 83

OAKLAND — Former Oakland Raiders running back and AFL all-time leading rusher Clem Daniels has died at age 83. The team announced Daniels' death late Monday night but did not give a cause. In a tweet, the Raiders described Daniels as "Teacher. Leader. Fr...
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Bob Einstein of Super Dave, ‘Curb’ Fame Dies at 76

LOS ANGELES — Bob Einstein, the veteran comedy writer and performer known for "The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour," ''Curb Your Enthusiasm" and his spoof daredevil character Super Dave Osborne, has died, according to his brother, filmmaker Albert Brooks. Einste...
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More US Police Officers Dying in the Line of Duty

WASHINGTON — More police officers have died in the line of duty this year in the United States than in 2017, according to data released Thursday. The most common cause of death was gunfire, and vehicular accide...
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Former Fresno News Anchor Found Dead in Glendale

Chris Burrous, a weekend news anchor at Los Angeles TV station KTLA and a former Fresno newsman, has died. Glendale police say the 43-year-old Burrous was not breathing when paramedics were called to a Days ...
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Medical Checks Ordered After 2nd Detained Migrant Child Dies

HOUSTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection has ordered medical checks on every child in its custody after an 8-year-old boy from Guatemala died, marking the second death of an immigrant child in the agency's care this month. The death came during an ongoi...