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'Fraggle Rock' actor Gerard Parkes dies at age 90 1:41pm EDT

(Reuters) - Gerard Parkes, the Irish-Canadian actor best known for his roles on the Muppets' "Fraggle Rock" and crime film "The Boondock Saints," has died, his agent said on Tuesday.  Full Article

 
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Argentina complains to BBC over 'Top Gear' presenter Clarkson 1:44pm EDT 

LONDON (Reuters) - Argentina's ambassador in London has made a formal complaint to the BBC, accusing Jeremy Clarkson, the host of globally popular TV motoring show "Top Gear," of provocative and insulting behavior during the filming of an episode in Argentina.  Full Article  

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Fukushima film shows reality sinking in for 'nuclear refugees' 10:52am EDT 

TOKYO (Reuters) - Before the Fukushima nuclear crisis forced them from their homes, residents of Futaba had praised the Daiichi power plant as a "godsend" that brought jobs and money to the Japanese coastal town.  Full Article