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“Take notices,” Nora Ephron’s mom recommended her as a kid. “Everything is duplicate.” Her mom, a Broadway playwright and Artist movie author,...
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      Courier & Press | 2 years ago
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      The Guardian | 2 years ago
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      CNN | 2 years ago
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      International Business Times | 2 years ago
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      Al Jazeera English | 2 years ago
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      CNN | 2 years ago
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      Chicago Tribune | 2 years ago
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      The Huffington Post | 2 years ago
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      Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles | 2 years ago
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      Celebritology | 2 years ago
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      Daily Mail | 2 years ago
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  • Screenwriter, director Nora Ephron dies at 71

      Courier & Press | 2 years ago
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  • Reports: Nora Ephron dead at 71

      USA Today | 2 years ago
    The Washington Post was the first to report Ephron's death following some confusion this afternoon about the status of her health. She died of complications from the blood disorder myelodysplasia, according to the Post . Born in New York and raised...
  • Nora Ephron dead at 71: Writer and director succumbs to cancer

      The Dish Rag | 2 years ago
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      People | 2 years ago
    Breaking News Nora Ephron, Writer-Director of Sleepless in Seattle , Dies at Age 71 Tuesday June 26, 2012 08:10 PM EDT Nora Ephron, one of the most powerful figures in Hollywood as the creative force behind such blockbusters as You've Got Mail ,...


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