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Yankee great Don Larsen dies at age 90 in Hayden

(AP) -- New York Yankees legend Don Larsen died Wednesday night in hospice care in Hayden, Idaho. He was 90 years old. The journeyman pitcher reached the heights of baseball glory in 1956 when he became the only pitcher to…

Anti-drunk driving advocate Jacqui Saburido dies

Jacqui Saburido, the woman whose disfigured face became a symbol of the dangers of drunk driving after she suffered horrific burns in a 1999 crash, has died, according to the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission.

World's oldest person dies at 117

In rapidly graying Japan, living till you're 100 is no longer a milestone for many: Miyako Chiyo, the oldest person in the country and world, died Sunday aged 117, according to the country's Health Ministry.