Obituary

jacquie-cadorette
December 02, 2019 - 7:55 am
Shelley Morrison, known for her role as the maid, Rosario, on NBC’s “Will and Grace,” has passed away Sunday at the age of 83. According to a statement from her husband, Walter Dominguez, she died of heart failure, the New York Times reports . “Shelley’s greatest pride as an actress was in playing...
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The viral photograph of Fidencio Sanchez, aka "The Paletas Man." (Go Fund Me)
Jim Gudas
November 06, 2019 - 4:17 pm
People who saw the picture of octagenarian Fidencio Sanchez hunched over and pushing a cart of frozen treats collectively donated more than $380,000 so that he could retire.
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 In this Aug. 7, 2019, file photo, Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., speaks during a luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington.
AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File
Associated Press
October 17, 2019 - 8:36 am
Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, a sharecropper's son who rose to become the powerful chairman of one of the U.S. House committees leading an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump, died Thursday of complications from longstanding health problems. He was 68.
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 17, 2019 - 9:45 am
NEW YORK (AP) – Cokie Roberts, the daughter of politicians who grew up to cover the family business in Washington for ABC News and NPR over several decades, died Tuesday in Washington of complications from breast cancer. ABC broke into network programming to announce her death and pay tribute...
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(Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images For The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame)
WBBM Newsradio Staff
September 15, 2019 - 7:44 pm
Ocasek, the tall and thin lead singer for the rock band that peaked in the 1980s, was pronounced dead Sunday after police received a call for an unconscious male in an East 19th Street townhouse, NBC reported.
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