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He made it his main mission to rid the Philippines of illegal gambling, drawing the ire of officials. He died of complications of the new coronavirus.
One of Latin America’s greatest postwar artists, he wanted shifting and shimmering color to be experienced as intensely as cold or heat.
The state attorney for Broward County said he would ask jurors to condemn Mr. Cruz to death after a rampage in Parkland, Fla., left 17 people dead.
On the campaign trail in New Hampshire, Mr. Cruz told how his drug-addicted sister had died of an overdose despite her family’s efforts to save her.
Senator Lindsey Graham unleashed some of the sharpest Republican criticism yet of the party’s top presidential contenders, Donald J. Trump and Senator Ted Cruz, saying either would mean “death” for the party’s chances in November.
Mr. Cruz became known among his fellow clerks for his death penalty advocacy and for dwelling on the lurid details of murders in his case summaries.
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Emilio Cruz, Manhattan painter, writer and performance artist, dies at age 66 (S)
Celia Cruz, Cuban singer who became queen of Latin music, dies at age 77; photo (M)
CRUZ-Urias M. My father, born January 8, 1917, died December 31, 2001, A.D. He went to bed. He went to sleep. He left it all behind. Alone as he chose. Louis A. Cruz
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His drumming lent spontaneity and imagination to the unfettered sound of seminal rock ’n’ roll records by Jerry Lee Lewis and others.
He built Maryland into a national powerhouse and became the first coach to win more than 100 games at each of four major college programs.
His free-spirited music ignored genre boundaries. “If you’re a creative person,” he once said, “it’s important to break rules.”
One of the first voices heard on the airwaves in Asia, he became recognized by generations of listeners in India over 42 years of broadcasting Bollywood music.
He popularized the term “institutional racism" and, with Stokely Carmichael, wrote a book in 1967 that was seen as a radical manifesto.
His New York Times scoop enraged the Nixon White House, which ordered a tap on his phone. He later won a Pulitzer Prize for The Boston Globe.