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Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dead at 88

Aug. 7, 2019 1:17 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in "Beloved," ''Sula" and other works transformed American letters by dramatizing the pursuit of freedom within the boundaries of race, has died at age 88. Publisher Alfred A. Knopf...

World mourns the death of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison

Aug. 6, 2019 4:06 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in "Beloved," ''Song of Solomon" and other works transformed American letters by dramatizing the pursuit of freedom within the boundaries of race, has died at age 88. Publisher Alfred A....

Man killed, another wounded in police shooting

Jul. 3, 2019 12:37 PM EDT

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say police have fatally shot one man and wounded another during a confrontation at a gas station outside Cleveland. The Lorain County Coroner's Office has identified the man killed Tuesday by Elyria police in New Carlisle Township as 39-year-old Isaiah Robinson. The...