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The Thorn Birds Author Colleen McCullough Has Died

The Thorn Birds Author Colleen McCullough Has Died

Originally posted 01/29/2015 08:30AM

Author Colleen McCullough, whose 1977 internationally best-selling romantic novel The Thorn Birds was the Fifty Shades of Grey of its time, died Thursday afternoon in a hospital in her native Australia, reports the Sydney Morning Herald. She was 77.

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In Memoriam: SAG Awards Honors Robin Williams, Philip Seymour Hoffman & More Stars We Lost

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SAG Awards In Memoriam Segment Honors Robin Williams, Philip Seymour Hoffman & More Stars We Lost

Originally posted 01/25/2015 09:35PM

Hollywood lost some of its brightest stars in 2014 – and the Screen Actors Guild Awards gave them a fitting send-off in its annual In Memoriam segment.

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Russian Tennis Beauty Dies at Age 23

Rising Russian Tennis Star Violetta Degtiareva Dies at 23

Originally posted 01/22/2015 09:00AM

Celebrated as the next Anna Kournikova for her talent as well as her physical beauty, Russian pro tennis player Violetta Degtiareva has died at the age of 23.

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Brittany Maynard's Mother: Please Help Me Carry Out My Daughter's Legacy

Brittany Maynard's Mother: Please Help Me Carry Out My Daughter's Legacy

Originally posted 01/21/2015 08:00PM

Three California lawmakers announced Wednesday they have introduced right-to-die legislation in that state, spurred by the dramatic and heartbreaking story of Brittany Maynard.

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Crosby, Stills & Nash Drummer Dallas Taylor Dies

Crosby, Stills & Nash Drummer Dallas Taylor Dies

Originally posted 01/19/2015 10:35AM

Dallas W. Taylor, the prolific drummer best known for his work with Crosby, Stills & Nash, died on Sunday. He was 66.

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G.R.L. Members Speak Out About Simone Battle's Suicide, Release Tribute Video

Originally posted 01/15/2015 06:00AM

[BRIGHTCOVE "3989667909001"] It should have been the greatest time of their lives.

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Brittany Maynard's Husband: How I'm Keeping My Promises to My Late Wife

Brittany Maynard's Husband: How I'm Keeping My Promises to My Late Wife

Originally posted 01/13/2015 02:45PM

Dan Diaz opens up about wife Brittany Maynard's final hours and how he's keeping her memory alive. Subscribe now to read the promise he made to her and why he's finally breaking his silence, in this exclusive PEOPLE interview.

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Sex Goddess Anita Ekberg Has Died

Sex Goddess Anita Ekberg Has Died at 83

Originally posted 01/11/2015 09:40AM

Anita Ekberg, a former Miss Sweden who will be forever linked to Rome for her iconic role in director Federico Fellini's 1960 cinematic landmark La Dolce Vita, died Sunday morning in Italy after a long illness, reports The New York Times. She was 83.

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Comedy Actor Taylor Negron Has Died at 57 | Taylor Negron

Comedy Actor Taylor Negron Has Died at 57

Originally posted 01/11/2015 07:05AM

Taylor Negron, a familiar face in comedies, died Saturday surrounded by family, according to a relative. He was 57.

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