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Serpent-handling pastor dies from rattlesnake bite
AZ Central.com
by Julia Duin - May. 30, 2012 09:36 AM Mack Wolford, a flamboyant Pentecostal pastor from West Virginia whose serpent-handling talents were profiled last November in The Washington Post Magazine, hoped the outdoor service he had planned for Sunday at ...
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Children's author Ellen Levine dies at age 73
Columbus Dispatch
Associated Press Wednesday May 30, 2012 11:56 AM Ellen Levine, a prolific and highly regarded author and activist whose children's books told stories of slaves, immigrants and the fight for social justice, has died. She was 73. Levine died May 26 in ...
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Columbus Dispatch
Man Dies After MMA Bout In South Dakota
Bloody Elbow
by Brent Brookhouse on May 30, 2012 11:07 AM EDT in MMA News A man has died after his fifth MMA fight since taking up the sport only roughly a year ago. Dustin Jenson died after a brain injury following a loss at a May 18 South Dakota MMA event.
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Dustin Jenson, Amateur MMA Fighter, Dies After Unregulated South Dakota Event
MMA Fighting
By Luke Thomas - Senior Editor May 30, 2012 - An MMA fighter died in an unregulated event in South Dakota on May 18th, according to the Rapid City Journal. The report stats Jenson, 26, participated in Ring Wars 74 on May 18th at the Rushmore Plaza ...
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Guitar picking master Doc Watson dies at 89
Huffington Post
MARTHA WAGGONER | May 30, 2012 05:30 AM EST | AP RALEIGH, North Carolina — You could hear the mountains of North Carolina in Doc Watson's music. The rush of a mountain stream, the steady creak of a mule in leather harness plowing rows in topsoil and ...
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Doc Watson dies at 89
Mother Nature Network
By Agence France-PresseWed, May 30 2012 at 12:45 AM EST DOC WATSON: From a musical family, Watson grew up poor in the Blue Ridge, and picked up the banjo early — his first instrument — before moving on to the guitar. (Photo: Leslie T. Snadowsky ...
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Mother Nature Network
Guitar picking master Doc Watson dies in NC at 89
STLtoday.com
AP | Posted: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 2:23 am | ( Loading… ) comments. FILE - In this July 24, 1963 file photo, Doc Watson, center, performs with the Watson Family on the opening night of the Newport Folk Festival in Newport, RI Doc Watson, ...
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If Facebook dies (and it might), its killer will be born mobile
CNET
Now it's king of a dying medium, and Molly Wood doubts it has the mobile chops to survive the disruption that's shaking the entire Internet. by Molly Wood May 30, 2012 12:00 AM PDT Follow @mollywood By now you all know the sad tale of Facebook's ...
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TMZ Co-Founder Jim Paratore Dies At 58
LAist
Yesterday, the LA Times reported that television executive Jim Paratore passed away "after suffering a heart attack while cycling in France." However, the Times neglected to mention that Paratore helped found TMZ. Paratore spent most of his career at...
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LAist
Guitar legend Doc Watson dies at 89
The Seattle Times
(May 30, 2012, by dame judith) MORE WINSTON-SALEM, NC — Doc Watson, whose lightning-fast style of flatpicking influenced guitarists around the world for more than a half-century, diedTuesday at a hospital in Winston-Salem. He was 89.
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The Seattle Times
Doc Watson remembered by Steve Martin, Rosanne Cash and Ricky Skaggs
CBS News
Here's what other had to say about the guitarist who influenced generations with his flatpicking style: One of the great guitar innovators, Doc Watson died today. RIP. — Slash (@Slash) May 30, 2012 Hoping that the great bluegrass legend Doc Watson ...
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CBS News
Technology is changing how we grieve
AZ Central.com
by Laura Petrecca - May. 30, 2012 09:53 AM A video camera, audio files and blogging software all helped Diane DiResta handle the recent deaths of loved ones. When her 91-year-old aunt passed away in 2010, DiResta videotaped the eulogies to create a ...
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10 Things to Know for Wednesday
Charlotte Observer
Former Liberian President Charles Taylor waits for the start of his sentencing judgement in the courtroom of the Special Court for Sierra Leone(SCSL) in Leidschendam, near The Hague, Netherlands, Wednesday May 30, 2012. The SCSL found Taylor guilty ...
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On the Death of Lee Dell Thomas, the SMU Crane Guy: It Was So Funny Until It ...
Dallas Observer (blog)
By Greg Howard By Anna Merlan By Eric Nicholson By Eric Nicholson By Eric Nicholson By Jim Schutze By Anna Merlan By Leslie Minora By Eric Nicholson By Eric Nicholson By Greg Howard Wed., May 30 2012 at 9:44 AM Around 1:45 Tuesday morning, ...
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Dallas Observer (blog)
Doc Watson, Folk Music Icon, Dies At 89
North Country Public Radio
May 30, 2012 — One of the world's most treasured foods comes from an unlikely source — a sturgeon farm on a kibbutz in Northern Israel. The prized sturgeon eggs — or osetra caviar, if you must — fetches a hefty price and has a top chef following.
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Capital Gains Fault Line as Obama-Romney Tax Plans Differ
BusinessWeek
By Richard Rubin on May 30, 2012 President Barack Obama and Republican opponent Mitt Romney want to move the top capital gains tax rate in opposite directions, with a single number emphasizing their divisions on economic and fiscal policy.
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Cartoonist Jim Unger, the man behind Herman, dies at 75 in Saanich
Ottawa Citizen
By CLARE CLANCY, Times Colonist May 30, 2012 Jim Unger, a British-born cartoonist, poses with his creation, Herman, and HermanÍs battle-axe wife. The cartoon, syndicated to 71 papers in Canada and the United States, depicts everyman with consistent ...
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9-year-old boy hurt during Chenango County parade dies
Auburn Citizen
By AP AuburnPub.com | Posted: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 11:18 am | (0) Comments BAINBRIDGE, NY (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old boy hasdied from injuries suffered when he fell from a float during an upstate New York village's Memorial Day parade.
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Rugby fanatic dies days after discovering rare blood disease
Deadline News
A FORMER captain of St Andrews University rugby team was killed within days by a horrifying disease which destroyed almost all the platelets in his blood. Steven Sims , 23, passed away at the weekend after arriving at his family home earlier in the ...
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Susan Ryan, volunteered with groups that helped her through cancer, dies
TribLocal
(May 30, 2012) When cancer in the soft tissue of Susan Ryan's right leg forced surgeons to remove some muscle, she sought emotional support at Wellness House of Hinsdale, and then became the organization's first volunteer coordinator.
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TribLocal
Groom dies during wedding ceremony – before saying crucial “I do”
Deadline News
Ian Chandler (39), from Lochgelly in Fife told friends his dying wish was to marry long term partner Kerryanne McMurray. The taxi driver had planned to marry fiancée, and mother of his two young children, at his local community club on Saturday evening ...
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Mother of Three Dies After Self-immolation in Dzamthang, Amdo
Voice of America
Wednesday, 30 May 2012 Mother of Three Dies After Self-immolation in Dzamthang, Amdo VOA Tibetan A Tibetan woman set herself on fire around 3:10 PM today and died shortly after in Dzamthang, located in Aba Prefecture, Sichuan.
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Charleston chef Robert Wong dies suddenly
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
By Beth Vorhees May 30, 2012 · A noted chef and restauranteur in Charleston has died. Robert Wong owned the Bridge Road Bistro and other restaurants across the state. Wong collapsed yesterday after a tennis match. Earlier this spring, the chef began a ...
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Coquitlam man dies in Abbotsford crash on Tuesday
Abbotsford Times
By Rochelle Baker, Abbotsford Times May 30, 2012 10:10 AM A 51-year-old Coquitlam man died following a crash on Highway 11 at Bateman Road in Abbotsford on Tuesday afternoon. A 51-year-old Coquitlam man is dead after a crash on Highway 11 in Abbotsford ...
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TV Executive Jim Paratore Dies In France
Imassera News
May 30, 2012- The well regarded TV executive and producer, Jim Paratore died on Tuesday in France after he suffered a heart attack while riding a bicycle. Paratore was 58 when he died and spent most of his business career with Warner Bros. TV.
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Imassera News
“Homecoming Like In The Old Days”: Snake-Handling Minister Dies ...
By jonathanturley
2 CP7 1, May 302012 at 8:55 am. “Wolford's death came as he was passing a yellow timber rattlesnake around the congregation.” – why is he passing an extremely venomous snake around the congregation? Even if he believes faith will ...
JONATHAN TURLEY
Man Dies After MMA Bout In South Dakota - Bloody Elbow
By Brent Brookhouse
BECW SEASON 2 - INEPT (FIRST PLACE despite the captain) - Drafted 12, Finished 18. BECW SEASON 3 - NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEATH - Drafted 19 (steal). by Afrotikiman on May 302012 11:21 AM EDT via mobile up reply actions ...
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NTA's Sele Eradiri dies at 57 — The Punch - Nigeria's Most Widely ...
By omosco
NTA's Sele Eradiri dies at 57. May 302012 by Maureen Azuh 48 Comments. Sele Eradiri. Popular Nigeria Television Authority broadcaster, Sele Eradiri , is dead. She passed on at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital early Tuesday... tommy May 302012 at 2:25 am. RIP Sele. You lived a honest and fulfilled life. Sleep well in the lord. We live in a selfish and lonely world. Punch should correct their mistake. She died in Moshood Abiola University Teaching Hospital (MAUTH) and ...
The Punch - Nigeria's Most Widely...
Black Radio Pioneer Hal Jackson Dies in New York City, NY - Inland ...
By Admin
May 302012 | Filed under: Featured | Posted by: Admin · Front Radio Pioneer Hal Jackson Dies e1338395140446 300x194 Black Radio Pioneer Hal Jackson Dies in New. Hal Jackson. New York, NY– Radio pioneer Harold “Hal” Jackson, ...
Inland Valley News
Jim Paratore, Founder Of TMZ, Dies At 58
By Dan Evon
Jim Paratore, Founder Of TMZ, Dies At 58. Posted: May 302012. tmz. Jim Paratore, the man who founded TMZ, suffered a heart attack during a bike trip in France on Tuesday and passed away. Paratore was 58.
The Inquisitr
Fort Hood soldier from Lubbock dies after weekend motorcycle ...
By Staff
Posted: May 302012 - 8:51am. May 302012 - 09:51am. Fort Hood soldier from Lubbock dies after weekend motorcycle accident. Travis Shane Penney, 22, from Lubbock, died over the weekend after a motorcycle accident in Belton, ...
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Doc Watson Dies at 89 - UsMagazine.com
By Us Magazine Team
The folk music legend, who helped revolutionize the guitar's role in country and bluegrass music, passed away Tuesday. ... Doc Watson Dies at 89. Celebrity News May 302012 AT 10:55AM By Beth Anne Macaluso. Tweet. Doc Watson performs at the Coconut Grove on March 12, 1994 in Santa Cruz California. Credit: Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images. Folk music has lost a legend with the Tuesday passing of Doc Watson. The guitarist died at the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in ...
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Spokane Police: Driver Of Chevy Blazer Dies After Terrible C - KHQ ...
KHQ.COM - A driver has died crashing his 1994 Chevrolet Blazer into a concrete barrier on E. Main over the Memorial Day weekend. ... Updated: Monday, May 28 2012 3:51 PM EDT2012-05-28 19:51:05 GMT. KHQ.COM - One man is dead ...
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Serpent-handling pastor dies from rattlesnake bite — Living ...
By UnBylined
Wednesday, May 302012 Last update: 5:45 a.m.. News; | ... Posted May 30,2012, at 5:37 a.m. ... The family allowed her to stay near Wolford's side Sunday night, and she's still recovering from having witnessed the pastor's agonizing death.
Bangor Daily News
Doc Watson Dies At 89 « Same Difference
By samedifference1
Doc Watson Dies At 89. May 302012. by samedifference1 · Grammy award-winning folk and bluegrass guitarist Arthel “Doc” Watson has died in North Carolina aged 89. The American musician died following abdominal surgery, and had ...
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Man dies following early Saturday accident - Spokesman.com - May ...
A man died after an early Saturday morning car crash near Main Avenue and Stone Street in Spokane.
www.spokesman.com/.../30/man-dies-accident-early-saturday/
Man dies after leaving moving vehicle in Boxford » Local News ...
Anonymous Associated Press Wed May 30, 2012, 07:07 AM EDT. BOXFORD — State police say a man has died after leaving moving vehicle on Interstate 95 in ...
www.salemnews.com/.../Man-dies-after-leaving-moving-vehic...
Serpent-handling pastor dies from rattlesnake bite
Serpent-handling pastor dies from rattlesnake bite. by Julia Duin - May. 30, 2012 09:36 AM ... "I am looking for a great time this Sunday," he wrote May 22.
www.azcentral.com/.../20120530west-virginia-serpent-handlin...
Children's author Ellen Levine dies at age 73
Associated Press | Posted: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 8:14 am | Loading…... Levine died May 26 in New York after being diagnosed with lung cancer 19...
tdn.com/.../article_759df658-e237-59b4-9114-c1e7d4433712...
Woman dies trying to escape house fire
A woman died after being trapped inside a burning home at 2415 Germantown St . in Dayton, May 30, 2012. WDTN Photo/Bear Everett. Regular Photo Size ...
www.wdtn.com/.../wdtn-woman-dies-trying-to-escape-house-f...
Biker dies in Turnpike accident in Elizabeth | NJ.com
Biker dies in Turnpike accident in Elizabeth. Published: Wednesday, May 30,2012, 12:15 AM Updated: Wednesday, May 30, 2012, 12:24 AM ...
www.nj.com/news/...ssf/.../biker_dies_in_turnpike_acciden.ht...
Popular chef dies following accident | Bermuda News
Popular chef dies following accident. By Jonathan Bell. Published May 30,2012 at 8:57 am (Updated May 30, 2012 at 8:56 am). Make text smaller Make text ...
www.royalgazette.com/article/20120530/NEWS/705309936
“Homecoming Like In The Old Days”: Snake-Handling Minister Dies ...
It came 29 years after his father — another religious snake handler — diedfrom a snakebite in 1983. ... 1 Anonymously Yours 1, May 30, 2012 at 8:49 am...
jonathanturley.org/.../homecoming-like-in-the-old-days-snake...
Man found in apartment fire dies at hospital - Atlanta News, Weather ...
Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5 Man found in apartment fire dies at hospital. Member Center: Create Account|; Log In; Manage Account|; Log ...
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Guitar picking legend Doc Watson dies in N.C. at 89 » Top News ...
Guitar picking legend Doc Watson dies in N.C. at 89. MARTHA WAGGONER Associated Press Wed May 30, 2012, 09:00 AM EDT. RALEIGH, N.C. — Doc...
valdostadailytimes.com/.../Guitar-picking-legend-Doc-Watson...

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