Arnold Aronson, Mayo Clinic speech pathology researcher, dies at 90

In 36 years of work at the Mayo Clinic, he treated patients, mentored students and led research that made him an authority in his field.

William Goldman, Oscar winner for 'Butch Cassidy,' has died

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William Goldman, the Oscar-winning screenwriter and Hollywood wise man who won Academy Awards for "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and "All the President's Men" and summed up the mystery of making a box office hit by declaring "Nobody knows anything," has died. He was 87.

William Goldman, Oscar winner for 'Butch Cassidy,' has died

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William Goldman, the Oscar-winning screenwriter and Hollywood wise man who won Academy Awards for "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and "All the President's Men" and summed up the mystery of making a box office hit by declaring "Nobody knows anything," has died. He was 87.

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Music
November 15
This Nov. 4, 2004, file photo shows Sean "P. Diddy" Combs directing photographers as they sing "Happy Birthday" to him as Kim Porter, left, listened i

Kim Porter, Diddy's former longtime girlfriend, dies at 47

Kim Porter, Diddy's former longtime girlfriend and the mother of three of his children, has died at age 47, authorities said.
Music
November 15
FILE - In this June 27, 1983, file photo, entertainer Roy Clark plays the fiddle during a taping of the syndicated television show "Hee Haw," in Nashv

Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died

Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century and was known…
Local
November 15
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November 14
Keith Christiansen

Keith 'Huffer' Christiansen, U.S. Hockey Hall of Famer, dies at age 74

He helped the U.S. hockey team earn a silver medal at the 1972 Winter Olympics.
TV & Media
November 14
Katherine MacGregor in 1978 as Harriet Oleson on "Little House on the Prairie."

Katherine MacGregor, Mrs. Oleson of 'Little House,' dies at 93

Katherine MacGregor, who played petty, gossiping mother Harriet Oleson on TV's "Little House on the Prairie," has died, a representative said Wednesday. She was 93.
Variety
November 14

Founder of Feed My Starving Children, Richard Proudfit, dies

Richard Proudfit, the founder of Feed My Starving Children, a Minnesota-based nonprofit that has delivered billions of nutritious meals to malnourished children worldwide, has died. He was 88.
Local
November 13
Feed My Starving Children founder Richard Proudfit in 2012.

Feed My Starving Children founder Richard Proudfit dies at 88

The Christian-based organization has packed and sent more than 2 billion meals to starving people in 70 countries around the world.
Local
November 13

Minnesota car track owner dies in Florida swim accident

The owner of Brainerd International Raceway in Minnesota has died in a swimming accident off the Florida coast. Jed Copham was 46.
Local
November 13

Minnesota car track owner dies in Florida swim accident

The owner of Brainerd International Raceway in Minnesota has died in a swimming accident off the Florida coast. Jed Copham was 46.
Local
November 13

Minnesota car track owner dies in Florida swim accident

The owner of Brainerd International Raceway in Minnesota has died in a swimming accident off the Florida coast. Jed Copham was 46.
Local
November 13

Minnesota car track owner dies in Florida swim accident

The owner of Brainerd International Raceway in Minnesota has died in a swimming accident off the Florida coast. Jed Copham was 46.
Local
November 13

Minnesota car track owner dies in Florida swim accident

The owner of Brainerd International Raceway in Minnesota has died in a swimming accident off the Florida coast. Jed Copham was 46.
National
November 13

Drilling overwhelms agency protecting America's lands

CARLSBAD, N.M. —Wayne Smith was hardened to a certain level of chaos here, on land the American public owns. But even he was incredulous as…
Celebrities
November 12

Celebrities offer thanks, condolences in death of Stan Lee

Celebrities offer their thanks, remembrances and condolences in the death of Marvel legend Stan Lee, who died Monday at age 95."Sad, sad day. Rest In…
Movies
November 12

Actor Douglas Rain, who supplied HAL's voice, dies at 90

Canadian actor Douglas Rain, who played some of Shakespeare's most intriguing characters onstage but perhaps is best known for supplying the creepily calm voice of the computer HAL in Stanley Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey" has died at 90.
Books
November 12
Stan Lee poses for a portrait at the LMT Music Lodge during Comic Con in San Diego, Thursday, July 21, 2011.

Stan Lee, creator of a galaxy of Marvel superheroes, dies

Stan Lee, the creative dynamo who revolutionized the comic book and helped make billions for Hollywood by introducing human frailties in Marvel superheroes such as Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four and the Incredible Hulk, died Monday. He was 95.
Obituaries
November 10

Sharon Tolbert-Glover, educator and strong advocate for young people of color, dies at 78

Sharon Tolbert-Glover was still a teenager when she decided to spend her life in service to her faith and her community.After a decade in a…
Local
November 8

John O'Rourke, the Walter Cronkite of Austin, Minn., dies at 84

In 1986, John O'Rourke was elected mayor of Austin, Minn. His election came several months after the end of a bitter, 10-month strike at Hormel…
Movies
November 8

Francis Lai, Oscar-winning 'Love Story' composer, dies at 86

French composer Francis Lai, who won an Oscar for the iconic "Love Story" soundtrack, has died, France's Culture Ministry said Thursday. He was 86.
Local
November 7

John Rummelhoff, artist in the vanguard of photorealism, dies at 76

Artist John Rummelhoff could draw "stamps" on envelopes with such skill that they fooled the postal system."They were whimsical," said his brother Tim, and so…