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Billionaire investor doubles funding for Trump impeachment campaign

Tom Steyer is showing what happens when bottomless pockets meet limitless anger against Donald Trump.<p>The liberal mega donor announced he was adding …

Attachment theory is a thing – and it could save your relationship

Are you in a needy relationship? Or are you more of an 'avoidant'? Charlotte Haigh explains attachment theory<p>Be honest. How is the balance of power …

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Michael Friedman, Co-Creator of ‘Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson,’ Dies at 41

Michael Friedman, a versatile, cerebral, and witty composer and lyricist who brought a historian’s eye and a journalistic sensibility to pathbreaking work off and on Broadway, died on Saturday in Manhattan. He was 41.<p>The cause was complications of HIV/AIDS, according to the Public Theater, which …

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J.P. Donleavy, Acclaimed Author of ‘The Ginger Man,’ Dies at 91

J. P. Donleavy, the expatriate American author whose 1955 novel “The Ginger Man” shook up the literary world with its combination of sexual frankness and outrageous humor, died on Monday at a hospital near his home in Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland. He was 91.<p>His sister, Mary Rita Donleavy, …

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Harry Dean Stanton, Character Actor Who Became a Star, Dies at 91

Harry Dean Stanton, the gaunt, hollow-eyed, scene-stealing character actor who broke out of obscurity in his late 50s in two starring movie roles and capped his career with an acclaimed characterization as a corrupt polygamist on the HBO series “Big Love,” died on Friday in Los Angeles. He was …

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Puerto Rico Loses Power and Sets a Curfew

SAN JUAN, P.R. — <i>Read the latest with T</i><i>hursday’s live updates on Hurricane Maria.</i><p>Hurricane Maria battered Puerto Rico with a one-two punch of high winds and driving rain before beginning its deliberate march toward the Dominican Republic. Early Thursday, the National Hurricane Center said the storm …

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Jerry Lewis, a Jester Both Silly and Stormy, Dies at 91

Jerry Lewis, the comedian, actor and filmmaker who was adored by many, disdained by others, but unquestionably a defining figure of American entertainment in the 20th century, died on Sunday morning at his home in Las Vegas. He was 91.<p>His death was confirmed by his publicist, Candi Cazau.<p>Mr. Lewis …

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Sonny Burgess, Rockabilly Wild Man, Is Dead at 88

Sonny Burgess, a rockabilly singer whose hollering vocal style and frantic, jangling guitar made him one of the most electrifying stars in the Sun Records galaxy in the 1950s, died on Friday in Little Rock, Ark. He was 88.<p>The cause was complications of a fall, his son, John, said.<p>Mr. Burgess, the …

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Thomas Meehan, Who Wrote the Books for Broadway Hits, Dies at 88

Thomas Meehan, who won Tony Awards for writing the books for three of the most successful Broadway musicals of the past 40 years — “Annie,” “The Producers” and “Hairspray” — died on Monday at his home in Manhattan. He was 88.<p>The cause was cancer, said his wife, Carolyn Meehan.<p>Mr. Meehan was one of …

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Bea Wain, Star Singer of the Big Band Era, Dies at 100

Bea Wain, one of the last surviving vocalists of the big band era, whose four No. 1 hits included a swing adaptation of a Debussy melody, died on Saturday in Beverly Hills, Calif. She was 100.<p>The cause was congestive heart failure, her daughter, Bonnie Baruch Barnes, said.<p>Ms. Wain, who was largely …

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Entertainment

Alan Root, Oft-Bitten Wildlife Filmmaker, Dies at 80

Alan Root, an innovative wildlife filmmaker with a daredevil streak and the scarred body to prove it, died on Saturday in Kenya, where he lived on the edge of the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy near Mount Kenya. He was 80.<p>Delta Willis, a friend who was the publicist for some of Mr. Root’s films in the …

Living Rooms
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Sumiteru Taniguchi, 88, Who Survived Nagasaki to Become Activist, Dies

TOKYO — Sumiteru Taniguchi, who survived the atomic bombing of Nagasaki as a teenager and went on to become a leading advocate for nuclear disarmament, died on Wednesday in Nagasaki. Overcoming a lifetime of debilitating pain and radiation-related illnesses, he lived to 88.<p>The cause of death was …

Japan
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Great Depression
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Shelley Berman, Stand-Up Comic Who Skewered Modern Life, Dies at 92

Shelley Berman, whose brittle persona and anxiety-ridden observations helped redefine stand-up comedy in the late 1950s and early ’60s, died early Friday morning at his home in Bell Canyon, Calif. He was 92.<p>His publicist, Glenn Schwartz, said the cause was complications of Alzheimer’s disease.<p>Mr. …

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Walter Becker, Guitarist, Songwriter and Co-Founder of Steely Dan, Dies at 67

Walter Becker, the guitarist and songwriter who made suavely subversive pop hits out of slippery jazz harmonies and verbal enigmas in Steely Dan, his partnership with Donald Fagen, died on Sunday. He was 67.<p>His death was announced on his official website, which gave no other details. He lived in …

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