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Doug Tompkins, co-founder of The North Face, dies kayaking

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Tuesday, December 8, 2015, 7:52 PM DANIEL GARCIA/AFP/Getty Images Tompkins grew up in Millbrook, NY, but later moved to South America. Doug Tompkins, known for founding outdoor gear company The North Face, has died of ...

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Martin E. Brooks of ‘Six Million Dollar Man’ dies at 90

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Tuesday, December 8, 2015, 1:44 AM NBC/NBC via Getty Images Lindsay Wagner as Jamie Sommers and Martin E. Brooks as Dr. Rudy Wells M.D in “The Bionic Dog.” Martin E. Brooks, whose acting career stretched from Broadway ...

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Keith Urban’s father dies

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Monday, December 7, 2015, 8:46 AM Getty Images/Newspix via Getty Images Keith Urban’s father, Robert Urban passed away on Saturday night after being placed in hospice care. “I’ve been deeply touched by the outpouring of love ...

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Film legend Robert Loggia dies at age 85

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Friday, December 4, 2015, 7:24 PM NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images Robert Loggia died Friday at the age of 85, his family said. Robert Loggia, an Oscar-nominated actor, died Friday in Los Angeles, his ...

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Former Disney star’s husband Chris Carney dies at 35

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, December 4, 2015, 4:44 PM Christopher Polk/WireImage Former Disney star Tiffany Thornton’s husband Chris Carney died in a car crash early Friday, the Arkansas Times and TMZ reported. Carney, 35, was driving with another man, ...

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Former Deputy Mayor John Zuccotti, 78, dies

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Friday, November 20, 2015, 7:02 PM Lipack, Michael Deputy Mayor John Zuccotti had spent the past 25 years at Brookfield Property Group, where he was chairman of global operations. John Zuccotti, a former deputy mayor ...

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Cardinal Hayes football player dies tragically

BY Julian Garcia, Dylan Santos NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, November 12, 2015, 10:25 PM Courtesy of Cowan Family Delano Cowan, a junior football player at Cardinal Hayes High School in the Bronx, died on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015. This ...

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Gene Amdahl, Pioneer of Mainframe Computing, Dies at 92

Gene Amdahl, a trailblazer in the design of IBM’s mainframe computers, which became the central nervous system for businesses large and small throughout the world, died Tuesday night at a nursing home in Palo Alto, Calif. He was 92. His ...

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Gunnar Hansen, ‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ villain, dies at 68

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Updated: Sunday, November 8, 2015, 5:32 AM Robert F. Bukaty/AP Gunnar Hansen, the original actor behind the iconic “Texas Chain Saw Massacre” villain Leatherface, died Saturday at 68. Gunnar Hansen, who played the iconic villain Leatherface in ...

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NYPD Lt. Marci Simms dies from 9/11-related illness: family

BY Thomas Tracy, Rich Schapiro NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, November 6, 2015, 5:52 PM An NYPD lieutenant — described by family members as a “tough cookie” with “a heart of gold” — has died of a 9/11-related illness, the ...

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