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Brooklyn DA Ken Thompson, ill with cancer, dies at 50

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson died Sunday at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. (Bryan Pace/for New York Daily News) BY Christina Carrega-woodby Erin Durkin Jared Mccallister Graham Rayman NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Sunday, October 9, 2016, 9:04 PM Brooklyn District ...

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‘Call of Duty’ gamer Phillip ‘PHiZZURP’ Klemenov dies in crash

(MLGCOD via Youtube) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Sunday, October 2, 2016, 6:29 PM Professional video gamer Phillip Klemenov, better known online as “PHiZZURP,” died Sunday in a car accident, H2K Gaming announced. He was 23. The professional gaming organization, a ...

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Man dies after fall from luxury apartment building in Manhattan

(JaysonPhotography/Getty Images/iStockphoto) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Sunday, October 2, 2016, 12:34 PM A man died after plummeting from a luxury waterfront apartment building in Battery Park City Sunday morning, police said. The man, who appeared to be in his 30s, ...

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South Carolina first-grader dies days after school shooting

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Saturday, October 1, 2016, 4:19 PM A South Carolina 6-year-old who was shot at his elementary school died Saturday, days after he lost 75% of his blood when a bullet ripped through his thigh. Jacob ...

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Victor Scheinman, Assembly Line Robot Inventor, Dies at 73

Photo Victor Scheinman developed a programmable six-jointed robot that was named the Stanford Arm. Credit Stanford University Archives, Stanford School of Engineering Victor Scheinman, who overcame his boyhood nightmares about a science-fiction movie humanoid to build the first successful electrically ...

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Robert E. Allen, 81, Dies; Led an AT&T in Transition

Robert E. Allen, who as chief executive and chairman of AT&T for almost a decade presided over major reorganizations of the company as the telecommunications industry remade itself in the late 1980s and ’90s, died on Saturday in Chatham, N.J. ...

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Brooklyn College student, 19, dies from rare brain-eating amoeba

Kerry Stoutenburgh, 19, died from a brain-eating amoeba, Naegleria fowleri, she contracted while swimming in a creek during a family vacation in Maryland. (gofundme.com/2mqksme4) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Monday, September 12, 2016, 7:33 PM A teen from upstate New York ...

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Boy band producer Lou Pearlman dies behind bars at 62

Lou Pearlman died while behind bars Friday at age 62. (JOHN RAOUX/AP) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Saturday, August 20, 2016, 10:03 PM Disgraced boy band producer Lou Pearlman died Friday while serving 25 years in prison for orchestrating a $ ...

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Seymour Papert, 88, Dies; Saw Education’s Future in Computers

Many of Dr. Papert’s theories about children’s education were inspired by his former colleague Jean Piaget, the Swiss developmental psychologist whose study of child development has often been compared to Freud’s work in its influence on the science of human ...

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Man, 37, dies after driving car into Laundromat in Bronx

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Sunday, March 27, 2016, 12:47 AM Michael Graae/For New York Daily News Witnesses said that the man had been traveling at far above the speed limit before the crash, police sources said. A 37-year-old tearing down ...

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