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2014 Notable Deaths

2014 Notable Deaths

vontrapp
Maria von Trapp, Singer/performer
Sept. 28, 1914 – Feb. 18, 2014


bobcasale
Bob Casale, Musician (Devo)
July 14, 1952- Feb. 17, 2014


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Mary Grace Canfield, Actress
Sept. 3, 1924 – Feb. 15, 2014


fregosi
Jim Fregosi, MLB player, manager, and scout
April 4, 1942 – Feb. 14, 2014


waite
Ralph Waite, Actor
June 22, 1928 – Feb. 13, 2014


caesar
Sid Caesar, Comedian and actor
Sept. 8, 1922 – Feb. 12, 2014


shirley
Shirley Temple Black, Actress
April 23, 1928 – Feb. 10, 2014


kiner
Ralph Kiner, Baseball player and broadcaster
Oct. 27, 1922 – Feb. 6, 2014


mondale
Joan Mondale, (right) wife of former Vice President Walter Mondale
Aug. 8, 1930 – Feb. 3, 2014


hoffman
Philip Seymour Hoffman, Actor
July 23, 1967 – Feb. 2, 2014


schell
Maximilian Schell, Actor
Dec. 8, 1930 – Feb. 1, 21014


pete
Pete Seeger, Folk musician, activist
May 3, 1919 – Jan. 27, 2014


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Russell Johnson, Actor (center)
Nov. 10, 1924-Jan. 16, 2014


duccini
Ruth Robinson Duccini, Actress (seated)
July 23, 1918-Jan. 16, 2014


madden
Dave Madden, Actor (back row)
Dec. 17, 1931-Jan. 16, 2014


pack
Roger Lloyd-Pack, Actor
Feb. 8, 1944- Jan. 15, 2014


sharon
Ariel Sharon, Israeli Prime Minister
Feb. 26, 1928-Jan. 11, 2014


coleman
Jerry Coleman, New York Yankees player and MLB broadcaster
Sept. 14, 1924 – Jan. 5, 2014


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Phil Everly, Musician
Jan. 19, 1939 – Jan. 3, 2014


moore
Juanita Moore, Actress
Oct. 19, 1922 – Jan. 1, 2014

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Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border

Israeli soldiers patrol outside the northern Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dashes any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid.

in Sports

Judge OKs record-setting $2B sale of Clippers

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, center, and V. Stiviano, left, watch the Clippers play the Los Angeles Lakers during an NBA preseason basketball game in Los Angeles on Monday, Dec. 19, 2011. NBA spokesman Mike Bass said in a statement Saturday, April 26, 2014, that the league is in the process of authenticating the validity of the recording posted on TMZ's website. Bass called the comments "disturbing and offensive."

A judge has ruled against Clippers owner Donald Sterling and cleared the way for the $2 billion sale of the team to Steve Ballmer.

in Local Sports

Kearse has gone from undrafted to lock for Seattle

Seattle Seahawks' Jermaine Kearse in action at an NFL football camp practice Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash.

Once an undrafted free agent and seeming longshot to make the Seahawks roster, Kearse might now fall into the category of being a lock when the final 53-man roster

in Local Sports

DI all-star shortstop, Fine, transferring to WWU  

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Mount Vernon graduate, Alicia Fine, who played last three years at Portland State will transfer to WWU beginning this fall.

in Local Sports

Haley verbally commits to UW

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The UW basketball team has gotten it's verbal commitment for the 2016 recruiting class, point guard Jermaine Haley.