Ray Combs, a comedian who followed Richard Dawson as organize of the game display "Family Feud," committed self-destruction Sunday, hrs after that was taken to a hospital, police said. He to be 40.

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Combs hanged himself at the Glendale Adventist clinical Center, an unidentified friend told Los Angeles radio station KFWB. He landed on the hospital Saturday afternoon v a head injury.

Between 1988 and 1994, Combs to be the hold of "The brand-new Family Feud," top top CBS, a version of the alphabet game display that ran between 1977 and also 1985 v Dawson as master of ceremonies. Dawson later on replaced Combs in 1994, returning to the present that pitted families against each various other in a video game of survey audience questions.

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Jury acquits Shane Casado of all charges in shooting fatality of girlfriend; DA calls his story "ridiculous"

After deliberating an ext than 6 hours, the jury uncovered Casado, 27, not guilty that both second-degree murder and also first-degree manslaughter in the death of his girlfriend, Rachael Wierzbicki. 

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