Actor Don Pardo arrives at the Academy Of Televison Arts & Sciences' 19th Annual Hall Of Fame Induction at the Beverly Hills Hotel on January 20, 2010 in Beverly Hills, California. 
Pardo died Monday, August 18, 2014 at the age of 96.
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Longtime ‘SNL’ Announcer Don Pardo Dies At 96

Few would recognize his face, but most would know his voice: that booming baritone that for nearly four decades would introduce the lineups on “Saturday Night Live.” Don Pardo, the durable television and radio announcer whose resonant voice-over style was widely imitated and became the standard in the field, died Monday in Arizona at the age of 96.


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Ex-Sweetwater Cop Loses Death Row Appeal

A former South Florida cop convicted of killing nine people more than two decades ago is one step closer to his execution.