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"It's a tremendous loss for her fans around the world. She'll be missed. A great American singer. Her music defied category." – Etta James’ manager, Lupe De Leon, talking Friday after James died of complications from leukemia. James, the singer of hits such as “At Last” and "Something's Got a Hold on Me," died at age 73.


News to know


South Carolina holds its primary Saturday, and front-runner Mitt Romney appears vulnerable, with even one of his strategists saying Romney could lose to Newt Gingrich. Gingrich has surged in recent days, even overcoming accusations from his ex-wife that he not only cheated on her but wanted an open marriage.


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