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SUNDAY, NOV. 13, 2016

In this Nov. 3, 2010, file photo, Elton John greets Leon Russell on the stage during their joint concert at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. (Chris Pizzello / Associated Press)

SUNDAY, NOV. 13, 2016, 1:31 P.M.

Rocker Leon Russell dies in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn.– Leon Russell, who performed, sang and produced some of rock ’n’ roll’s top records, has died. He was 74. Russell’s wife, Jan Bridges, said in a statement that her husband died in his sleep Sunday at their Nashville ...

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SATURDAY, NOV. 12, 2016

Beekeeper Davin Larson gently uses a smoker to calm bees after opening one of his hives for inspection Nov. 2 at Brooklyn’s Green-Wood cemetery, a national historic landmark, in New York. (Kathy Willens / Associated Press)

SATURDAY, NOV. 12, 2016, 9:39 P.M.

Landmark NYC cemetery a ‘perfect place’ for beekeeping

NEW YORK – The silent graves and mausoleums of Brooklyn’s Green-Wood cemetery are the final resting place of luminaries who created a buzz when they were alive, like composer Leonard Bernstein, newspaperman Horace Greeley and maverick artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. It’s ...

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FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 2016


Marine trade group offers ‘Grow Boating’ grants

WATERSPORTS – A grant program has been established for non-profits seeking assistance in promoting boating in the Northwest. The grants are being awarded through the Northwest Marine Trade Association's Grow ...

Parting Shot — 12.8.16

Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada competes in the Pairs Short Program during ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final in Marseille, southern France, Thursday. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

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