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Agent Orange May Be Responsible For More Veteran Deaths Than The Government Is Willing To Recognize

HOUSATONIC, Mass. ― It’s been three years since Kate Naylor lost her husband, Pete, after his short battle with esophageal cancer. The disease moved swiftly. Pete, a stone mason who lived in Housatonic, Massachusetts, began having difficulty swallowing in the fall of 2014. He was diagnosed just after the new year, in early January 2015. By April, he was dead ...

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Veteran Sports Agent Jay Danzi Joins WME as Partner

Longtime sports agent Jay Danzi is joining WME as a partner, bringing along his star client, golfer Jordan Spieth. Danzi, formerly chief operating officer of Lagardere Sports, will remain based in Dallas. Spieth will be represented by both WME and IMG, who are agency siblings under the Endeavor umbrella. Joini… Variety

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Veteran soap operas and 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' score big in Daytime Emmy Award nominations

[unable to retrieve full-text content] CBS took the lead once again with 66 total Daytime Emmy nominations, and Netflix and Amazon inched ahead of other networks with 51 and 49 nominations respectively, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced Wednesday. Mario Lopez, host of NBC’s “Extra,” and Sheryl Underwood, a… … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles Times

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Ken Dodd, Veteran British Entertainer, Dies at 90

Legendary British comedian Ken Dodd has died after a long career in show business. The comic and entertainer, beloved of generations of Britons, died in Liverpool, in the house in which he grew up. He was 90. Dodd had recently returned home after a lengthy spell of hospital treatment for a chest infection. He married his long-term partner, Anne Jones, ...

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Industry Veteran Dan Glasser Joins Film Solutions as CEO

Veteran executive Dan Glasser has joined Film Solutions as chief executive officer while current CEO and founder, Kevin Matossian, will become chairman of the board, Variety has learned exclusively. Film Solutions specializes in digital asset management and publicity workflow for the film and television industry. Glasser served as… Variety

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Veteran Actor Julio Oscar Mechoso Dies at 62

How can one express the extreme loss of someone so close to you, the extreme emptiness that one feels now and forever. A sudden loss is always unjust, but in the case of Julio Oscar Mechoso, my friend, my soul mate it is greater than that, as I have lost the truest of friends. Julio is a unique and extraordinary ...

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