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MLB Hall Of Famer Tommy Lasorda Dies At 93

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Actor, director and author Carl Reiner, pictured at his home in Beverly Hills, Calif., in May 2003. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Carl Reiner, Actor, Director, Writer, Producer And Mensch, Dies At 98

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Roy Horn kisses a tiger cub at his Las Vegas home with Siegfried Fischbacher in 2008. Horn, who survived a tiger mauling in 2003, died on Friday of complications related to COVID-19. Louie Traub/AP hide caption

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Kay Oxendine of the Haliwa Saponi Tribe in North Carolina, was set to serve as the first woman to emcee of the tribe's annual powwow — until the event was canceled amid the coronavirus pandemic. Courtesy of Kay Oxendine hide caption

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How A Virtual Powwow Helped Heal A Spirit Broken During The Pandemic

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James Franco, shown here at the Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2018, has been served with a lawsuit alleging sexual exploitation and fraud. Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Turner hide caption

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James Franco Sued By Former Students For Alleged Sexual Exploitation And Fraud

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Documentary filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker sits near an editing station showing images of singer-songwriter Bob Dylan on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2000. Pennebaker, who died on Aug. 1, is most famous for his film Don't Look Back, a critically acclaimed chronicle of Dylan's three-week 1965 British tour. KATHY WILLENS/Associated Press hide caption

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Architect I.M. Pei stands in front of the Louvre museum's glass pyramid in Paris, just before the structure's inauguration in March 1989. Pierre Gleizes/AP hide caption

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I.M. Pei, Architect Of Some Of The World's Most Iconic Structures, Dies At 102

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Aretha Franklin, pictured in 1968, has died. Known as the Queen of Soul, she recorded 17 top 10 singles. Express Newspapers/Getty Images hide caption

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Aretha Franklin, The 'Queen Of Soul,' Dies At 76

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Remembering 'Shoah' Filmmaker Claude Lanzmann

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