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  • Wladyslaw Bartoszewski (2015)

    Wladyslaw Bartoszewski

    By MONIKA SCISLOWSKA, The Associated PressWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, a former Auschwitz prisoner and member of Poland's underground World War II resistance who helped save Jews and later served twice as the country's foreign minister, died Friday in Warsaw. He was 93.Bartoszewski died after being taken to a hospital in Warsaw on Friday afternoon. His death was confirmed by a...

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  • Ann Price (2015)

    Ann Price

    The Associated PressATLANTA (AP) — Ann Price, the creator of the world famous Ghetto Burger, has passed away. She was 72.According to 11Alive.com (http://on.11alive.com/1G8MZbK ), Price was the owner of Ann's Snack Bar in Atlanta. Back in 2007, the Wall Street Journal named her signature "Ghetto Burger," a double cheeseburger with bacon, grilled onions, ketchup, mustard and chili, the best in...

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  • Mary Doyle Keefe (2015)

    Mary Doyle Keefe

    By DAVE COLLINS, The Associated PressHARTFORD, Connecticut (AP) — Mary Doyle Keefe, the model for Norman Rockwell's iconic 1943 Rosie the Riveter painting that symbolized the millions of American women who went to work on the home front during World War II, has died. She was 92.Keefe died Tuesday in Connecticut, after a brief illness, said her daughter, Mary Ellen Keefe.Keefe grew up in Vermont...

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  • Homaro Cantu, 38 (1976 - 2015)

    Homaro Cantu

    By JASON KEYSER, The Associated PressCHICAGO (AP) — Chef Homaro Cantu, who artfully blended science and fine dining at his Michelin-starred Chicago restaurant, has died.The 38-year-old Cantu, one of Chicago's most renowned chefs, turned cooking into alchemy through his brand of molecular gastronomy at Moto, the restaurant he led in the city's West Loop neighborhood.His death was ruled a suicide...

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  • Jenny Wallenda (2015)

    Jenny Wallenda

    By MELISSA NELSON-GABRIEL, The Associated PressJenny Wallenda, 87, the matriarch of the famous family of high-flying circus performers, died late Saturday at her home in Sarasota, Florida, according to family members.Wallenda's nephew, Rick Wallenda, said his aunt died following a lengthy illness."She had a great life in entertainment, a very rewarding and rich life," he said.Wallenda was the...

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