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Rap legend Heavy D — one of the most influential rappers of the ’90s — died earlier today.

Heavy D — real name Dwight Arrington Myers — was rushed to an L.A. hospital around noon today … and was pronounced dead at the hospital at 1 PM. He was 44 years old.

We’ve learned a 911 call was placed from Heavy’s Beverly Hills home around 11:25 AM to report an unconscious male on the walkway . View full article »

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CBS icon Andy Rooney — who was with the network for nearly 60 years — died yesterday … reps at CBS confirm.

Rooney had been hospitalized last month for “serious complications” following minor surgery.

Details of Rooney’s condition had not been released. View full article »

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Russell Armstrong, the estranged husband of “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” star Taylor Armstrong, was found dead of an apparent suicide …sources tell TMZ.

Our sources say Armstrong hanged himself. He was found hanging in his bedroom on Mulholland Drive. View full article »

Annette Charles Death

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Annette Charles — who played Cha Cha in the 1978 movie “Grease” — died last night in her Los Angeles home … her rep tells TMZ.

Her rep tells us, she passed away due to complications from cancer.

The family is planning to release a full statement within the next 24 hours. Annette was 63.

A family member tells us, “Annette had recently started having difficulty breathing … and when she went to the doctor she learned that she had a cancerous tumor in one of her lungs.” View full article »

AMY WINEHOUSE -- WAS PLANNING TO ADOPT 10-YEAR-OLD GIRL

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Amy Winehouse was preparing to adopt a 10-year-old girl from the island of St. Lucia, the girl and her grandmother told a British paper today.

The girl — Dannika Augustine (seen to the with Amy) — says she met the singer during one of Amy’s visits to the island over the past few years. She says she was living in poverty with her single mom when Amy took an interest in her. View full article »

RIP: CREATOR OF HOT WHEELS DIES AT 95

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Sad news today for the inner child in us all:

Elliot Handler provided countless hours of joy to young men and women around the world. He is one half of the team that founded the Mattel toy company in 1945. Elliot, along with his wife Ruth and Mattel co-founder Harold Matson, established a business that’s now a multi-billion dollar company employing over 30,000 people. View full article »

WINEHOUSE'S BODYGUARDS -- POSING WITH AMY'S ASHES

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In one final bizarre photo op with Amy Winehouse, the singer’s former bodyguards posed with a box containing Amy’s ashes as they left the crematorium in London earlier today. View full article »

AMY WINEHOUSE FUNERAL SET FOR TOMORROW

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Amy Winehouse‘s funeral will take place in England tomorrow … a family spokesperson has announced. View full article »

BREAKING NEWS: AMY WINEHOUSE FOUND DEAD

Pacific Coast News

BREAKING NEWS: Amy Winehouse was found dead in her apartment in London today … TMZ has confirmed.  View full article »

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