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  • Correction: Obit-Roger Miller story

    In a story Aug. 19 about the death of Roger Miller, The Associated Press, relying on information provided by a family spokeswoman, incorrectly reported Miller's age. He was 44. He would have turned 45 on August 21.


  • Flying Burrito Brothers member Ethridge dies at 65

    John Christopher "Chris" Ethridge II, a Mississippi-born musician, bassist and songwriter who was a founding member of the 1960s country-rock band "The Flying Burrito Brothers," has died. He was 65.


  • ** FILE ** Tony- and Emmy-winning actress Sada Thompson, shown in 1987, died at age 81. (AP Photo/Marty Reichenthal, File)

    Tony, Emmy winner Sada Thompson dies at 81

    Sada Thompson, the durable matriarch of stage and screen who won a Tony Award for her portraits of three sisters and their mother in the 1971 comedy "Twigs" and an Emmy Award for playing the eternally understanding mother in the television series "Family," has died at age 81.


  • Sada Thompson, 1970s TV mom, dies in Conn. at 81

    Sada Thompson, the durable matriarch of stage and screen who won a Tony Award for her portraits of three sisters and their mother in the 1971 comedy "Twigs" and an Emmy Award for playing the eternally understanding mother in the television series "Family," has died at age 81.


  • ABC Family's Paul Lee named boss of ABC network

    Paul Lee, who as head of ABC Family invigorated the once-flagging cable channel, has been appointed president of the ABC Entertainment Group. His responsibilities include the ratings-challenged ABC broadcast network.


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