Very sad news today out of the music world:

Daron Norwood - a country music singer who has released three studio albums and had two songs make the Country Top 40 over the years - was found dead in his Texas apartment on Wednesday.

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E.L. Doctorow, a veteran fictional author beloved for such works as “Ragtime” and “The March,” died Tuesday at a New York hospital from lung cancer complications.

He was 84 years old.

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