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Rosanell Eaton, 'unsung' defender of voting rights for African Americans, dies at 97

Eaton came to greatest prominence as a lead plaintiff in a North Carolina lawsuit that was heard by the U.S. Supreme Court in 2016 and defeated what many civil-rights activists described as modern-day efforts to disenfranchise blacks and other minority voters.

Rosanell Eaton, North Carolina voting rights activist, dies at 97

Rosanell Eaton, an African American voting rights activist who successfully helped challenge voting restrictions supported by North Carolina Republicans, has died. She was 97.

Philip Bosco, Tony-winning actor, dies at 88
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Ken Berry, star of sitcom 'F Troop,' dies at age 85

Ken Berry, an actor and dancer who played the affable and clumsy Capt. Wilton Parmenter in the 1960s sitcom “F Troop,” has died. He was 85. 

George H.W. Bush dies; 41st U.S. president saw the Cold War end
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