Well-wishers hold up candles during Nohemi Gonzalez's memorial service on Sunday. Chris Carlson/AP hide caption

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Helmut Schmidt, the former West German Chancellor, has died at age 96. He's seen here with British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher at a 1979 news conference in London. Steve Burton/Getty Images hide caption

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Actor, lawyer and former Sen. Fred Thompson speaks during the Republican Party of Virginia's 2007 Commonwealth Gala in Richmond, Virginia. Thompson died Sunday at the age of 73. Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images hide caption

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Ed Walker hosted WAMU 88.5's Big Broadcast, a popular show featuring rebroadcasts of vintage radio dramas, for more than two decades. The 83-year-old died Monday shortly after his final broadcast. Jeff Watts/WAMU 88.5 hide caption

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Irish-American actress Maureen O'Hara, seen in 1947 and known as the "Queen of Technicolor," died Saturday at her home in Boise, Idaho. She was 95. Keystone/Getty Images hide caption

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Simon Says

War, Lace And A Lift From 'Playboy': One Man's Life In Lingerie

Host Scott Simon remembers bra expert Milton Schwartz, who made decades of women feel beautiful.

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Paul Prudhomme leads a cooking demonstration after then-Agriculture Secretary Kathleen Merrigan (second from right) discussed food hubs in New Orleans in 2013. Kathleen Flynn/The Times-Picayune/Landov hide caption

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Remembering Paul Prudhomme, The Louisiana Chef Who 'Made Magic'

The New Orleans chef changed the way the world saw Louisiana cooking. He has died at the age of 75.

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Civil rights activist Myrlie Evers-Williams speaks during the memorial service for the late civil rights leader Julian Bond, who succeeded her as leader of the NAACP, on Tuesday at the Lincoln Theater in Washington. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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