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Lauren Cohan may leave ‘Walking Dead’ after booking new pilot

Lauren Cohan’s “Walking Dead” fate may be written in the “Whiskey Cavalier.” The New Jersey-born actress has signed on to star opposite Scott Foley in the ABC drama pilot, playing CIA operative Francesca “Frankie” Trowbridge. While the show hasn’t been ...

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Country singer Daryle Singletary dead at 46

Country singer Daryle Singletary, who notched a string of Top 40 Country songs in the ’90s and early 2000s, died Monday at his home in Nashville. He was 46. His death was confirmed by road manager Chuck Lauber to SiriusXM ...

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Vic Damone, famed Brooklyn-born singer, dead at 89

Vic Damone, the smooth-singing vocalist behind a bevy of big-time hits in the 1940 and ’50s, died Sunday at the age of 89. The Brooklyn-born artist was accompanied by his family at a Miami Beach, Fla., hospital at the time ...

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'Theory of Everything' composer Jóhann Jóhannsson dead at 48

Jóhann Jóhannsson, an Oscar-nominated composer for films such as “Sicario,” “Arrival” and “The Theory of Everything,” was found dead in his Berlin apartment Friday. He was 48. The composer’s management team confirmed the news on the late artist’s Facebook page, ...

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Lovebug Starski, Bronx-born hip hop pioneer, dead at 57

Lovebug Starski, a rapper and D.J. who was instrumental in the birth of rap — and even claimed to have invented the phrase “hip hop” — died Thursday. The 57-year-old Bronx-born artist died of a heart attack in Las Vegas, ...

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Woman dead in 'domestic violence targeted attack' at nursing home

A woman was shot dead and a suspect remains on the loose Friday after a “domestic violence targeted attack” outside a veterans nursing home in Georgia, officials said. Authorities initially treated the situation at Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home in ...

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Teen boy shot dead on Queens street

A teenage boy was shot and killed on a Queens street Thursday, police said. The 15-year-old victim was hit in his stomach and hand on Beach Channel Drive by Beach 47th St. in Far Rockaway just after 4 p.m., cops ...

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Pat Torpey, drummer for Mr. Big, dead at 64

Pat Torpey, the drummer and founding member of Mr. Big, died Wednesday due to complications from Parkinson’s disease. He was 64. “With breaking hearts we tell you that our brother, friend, drummer and founding member, Pat, passed away Wednesday, February ...

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John Perry Barlow, Grateful Dead lyricist, dead at 70

John Perry Barlow, who co-wrote songs for the Grateful Dead for more than 20 years, died Wednesday. He was 70. The Wyoming native met Dead founding member Bob Weir when he was 15. Several years later, in 1971, Weird dumped ...

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'Justified,' 'Home Improvement' actor Mickey Jones dead at 76

Mickey Jones, a prolific character actor who appeared in movies such as “National Lampoon’s Vacation” and on TV shows like “Justified” and “Home Improvement,” has died. He was 76. “Mickey Jones died at 2:17 AM today of the effects of ...

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