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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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Harding lineman Jovaughn Gwyn turning heads

Harding high lineman Jovaughn Gwyn is a 6-2, 315-pound major college recruit who is a fast rising national prospect
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Harding lineman Jovaughn Gwyn turning heads 2:00

Harding lineman Jovaughn Gwyn turning heads

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Niece of Korean War veteran speaks about his upcoming burial

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