Actor Pat Corley, Sept. 11Actor Pat Corley, who served sage advice along with drinks as Phil the barkeep on "Murphy Brown," died on Sept. 11. He was 76. Corley, a native of Dallas, died of congestive heart failure Sept. 11, according to his son, actor-comedian Jerry Corley. Corley's five-decade career included roles in the films "Coming Home," "True Confessions" and "Against All Odds." He appeared on "Murphy Brown," the CBS sitcom starring Candice Bergen as a hard-driving TV newswoman, from 1988-96.
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