'Schoolhouse Rock!' musician Bob Dorough dies at 94

April 24 (UPI) -- Musician Bob Dorough, who contributed to the creation of Schoolhouse Rock!, died in Mt. Bethel, Pa., his family announced. He was 94.Dorough's granddaughter Corin Wolf said he was diagnosed with cancer last year, but didn't disclose the exact cause of his death Monday, CNN reported.A jazz pianist and vocalist, Dorough is best known...

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Bruce Campbell says he is retiring from playing Ash Williams

April 24 (UPI) -- Actor Bruce Campbell announced he is retiring from his iconic role of demon hunter Ash Williams."I bid you a heartfelt farewell playing Ash -- the character I took acting lessons with for 39 years," the 59-year-old actor wrote in a Facebook post Monday."I am hereby retiring from that portrayal," Campbell wrote. "It's time. I followed...

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… immediate stay on all construction activity in 1,797 … by permitting violation of building laws and by-rules. Senior advocate … colonies, structures which were constructed in violation of building … providing amnesty to illegal construction even if colonies were … Read More

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