COMEDIAN ALAN KING DIES AT THE AGE OF 76
Actor-comedian Alan King (right) shown with fellow actor comedian Billy Crystal in March 2002. King died on May 9, 2004 at the age of 76 from lung cancer. (UPI/Ezio Petersen)
Actor/comedian Don Rickles is to be honored with the Friars Club's Lifetime Achievement Award for Comedy at a gala in New York, organizers announced.
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A judge in Alabama Thursday declared Natalee Holloway dead, 6 1/2 years after she disappeared while on a school trip to Aruba.
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