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Bob Hoskins: A Specialist In Tough Guys With Soft Hearts

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Cheng Chui Ping, also known as "Sister Ping," died last Thursday. She portrayed herself as a clothing shop owner, but government investigators said her main business was smuggling Chinese immigrants into the U.S. Getty Images hide caption

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Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter Dies At 76

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Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the former boxer who spent years wrongfully incarcerated for murder, has died at age 76. his life inspired a Bob Dylan protest song and the film Hurricane, starring Denzel Washington. Paul Kane/Getty Images hide caption

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Colombia Mourns Death Of Favorite Son: Gabriel Garcia Marquez

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Writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Who Gave Voice To Latin America, Dies

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Beloved Dutch Priest Killed By Gunman In War-Torn Syrian City

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Jesse Winchester, Musician And Muse To Icons, Dies At 69

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Remembering A Defiant, Soaring Performance By Marian Anderson

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