Marcia Wallace, Of 'Simpsons' And 'Newhart Show' Fame, Dies

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Lou Reed onstage in London in 1975 playing a transparent, Plexiglass guitar. Reed died Sunday. He was 71. Denis O'Regan/Getty Images hide caption

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Lou Reed, Beloved Contrarian, Dies

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Musician Lou Reed, for decades a rock icon, died Sunday at age 71. In 2006, he took a picture of an ad for his own photo exhibit in Naples. AFP/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Actress Marcia Wallace has died at age 70. She was a fixture on American television for decades, thanks to long-running roles on The Bob Newhart Show and The Simpsons. Angela Weiss/Getty Images hide caption

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Remembering Uncle Allan And His Folk-Filled Sandal Shop

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Democrat Tom Foley served Washington state's 5th Congressional District for 30 years and was House speaker from 1989 to 1995. He died Friday at age 84. Jeff T. Green/AP hide caption

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Former House Speaker Tom Foley Dies At 84

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Pulitzer Prize Winner Oscar Hijuelos Dies At 62

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Utah Couple Takes The Last Trip Together

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Scott Carpenter, Second US Astronaut To Orbit Earth, Dies

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Followers of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef mourn outside his home in Jerusalem on Monday. The rabbi, who transformed his downtrodden community into a powerful force in Israeli politics, died at age 93. Sebastian Scheiner/AP hide caption

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Herman Wallace (left) and his legal team discuss his trip home to New Orleans after his release from prison on Tuesday. Wallace died on Friday. Lauren McGaughy/The Times-Picayune /Landov hide caption

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Angola 3 Inmate Tastes Brief, 'Bittersweet' Freedom

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