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‘Man from U.N.C.L.E.’ Robert Vaughn dies

Robert Vaughn, the debonair, Oscar-nominated actor whose many film roles were eclipsed by his hugely popular turn in television’s “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.,” has died. The 83-year-old died after brief battle with acute leukemia, according to his manager, Matthew Sullivan.

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Serial 911 SWAT calls to homes of celebrities land man in prison

A member of a computer hacking group that called armed police to the homes of 20 U.S. celebrities and other prominent people in 2013 – including CNN television host Wolf Blitzer, National Rifle Association leader Wayne LaPierre, a federal cybercrime prosecutor in Massachusetts and members of Congress – will spend 24 months in prison.

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Scenes from Daytona Saturday

NASCAR drivers and fans returned to Daytona International Speedway on Saturday for the last practice, attempt to get autographs and watch the Xfinity series race. Jeff Siner/The Charlotte Observer
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Scenes from Daytona Saturday 1:42

Scenes from Daytona Saturday

Erica Parsons Funeral 1:46

Erica Parsons Funeral

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Erica Parsons Funeral

Providence Day girls win 8th straight state title 1:25

Providence Day girls win 8th straight state title