Obituaries

4:12pm

Tue July 16, 2013
The Two-Way

Heroin & Alcohol Killed 'Glee' Star Monteith, Coroner Says

Actor Cory Monteith on June 8 in Los Angeles. He died Saturday in Vancouver, Canada.
Jonathan Leibson Getty Images for Chrysalis

12:56am

Tue July 16, 2013
The Two-Way

Ex-Nixon Adviser Leonard Garment Dies At 89

Originally published on Tue July 16, 2013 11:54 am

Leonard Garment, acting White House Counsel, briefs the media at the White House on President Nixon's statement about the Watergate affair in 1973.
AP

Former White House adviser Leonard Garment, who had been ill, died Saturday at his Manhattan home, his wife, Suzanne Garment, told The Associated Press yesterday. He was 89.

Garment and Richard Nixon met while working together at a law firm in 1963. He later went to work in the Nixon White House and became White House counsel.

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8:35pm

Sun July 14, 2013
Pop Culture

Remembering Cory Monteith — Not Finn Hudson In 'Glee'

Originally published on Tue March 18, 2014 2:29 pm

Cory Monteith, who played Finn in the television series Glee, was found dead Saturday in a hotel room in Canada. He was 31.
Chris Pizzello AP

12:06am

Sun July 14, 2013
The Two-Way

Actor Cory Monteith, Who Played Finn Hudson On 'Glee,' Found Dead

Originally published on Tue July 16, 2013 6:30 pm

We're learning early Sunday that actor Cory Monteith, who shot to fame with his portrayal of quarterback Finn Hudson, on the hit musical show Glee, has died. He was 31.

Monteith's body was found Saturday in a room on the 21st floor of the Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel in downtown Vancouver, the city's police department said in statement.

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1:22am

Fri July 12, 2013
The Two-Way

Chuck Foley, Co-Creator Of Twister, Dies At 82

Originally published on Fri July 12, 2013 8:40 am

Festivalgoers play a giant game of Twister during the Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts in southwest England last month.
Andrew Cowie AFP/Getty Images

One of the men responsible for getting people tied up in knots while they played Twister has died.

Charles "Chuck" Foley died earlier this month in St. Paul, Minn. He was 82.

Foley and his business partner Neil Rabens invented the game for Milton Bradley in 1966. The pair originally called it Pretzel, and it was Milton Bradley who came up with the name Twister.

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