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Steven Hill, Who Played ‘Law & Order’ DA Schiff, Dies at 94

Photo of Steven Hill as Dan Briggs from the television program Mission:Impossible. (Creative Commons/Wikimedia)
Photo of Steven Hill as Dan Briggs from the television program Mission:Impossible. (Creative Commons/Wikimedia)

LOS ANGELES—Steven Hill, a versatile character actor in theater, films and television who achieved his greatest success late in life as grumpy District Attorney Adam...

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  • A board forbidding to play the 'Pokemon Go' app inside the "Citadelle" military area in Lille, northern France, on August 16, 2016. The global Pokemon Go craze has prompted a slew of complaints, from memorial sites arguing it's disrespectful to play there, to whole countries imposing a ban on the smart phone game. (PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Musician Leonard Cohen performs at Madison Square Garden on December 18, 2012 in New York City. Cohen, whose meditative hymns have made him one of his generation's most influential artists, has recorded a new album at 81 for release this fall. (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

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  • The JonBenet Ramsey indictment that was voted on in secret by a grand jury in 1999 but never prosecuted is being sought by a Boulder Daily Camera reporter and a reporting rights group. In this 1999 file photo, a Boulder Police detective walks to the home of John and Patricia Ramsey in Boulder, Colo., on Friday, Jan. 3, 1997, as investigators sifted through evidence in the home in which the couple's 6-year-old daughter was found murdered on Dec. 26, 1996. The case has never been solved. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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  • FILE - In this April 24, 2016, file photo Dick Van Dyke attends the 29th Annual Gypsy Awards Luncheon held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. A video posted on YouTube August 12, 2016, shows Van Dyke performing "Chitty Chitty Bang Band" at a California Denny's. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File)

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    SANTA MONICA, Calif.—Dick Van Dyke has treated diners at a Denny’s restaurant in California to a rendition of “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.” A post accompanying... Read more

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  • Adele turns down invitation to headline NFL Super Bowl 51 halftime show.
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    Comedian Kevin Hart Weds Longtime Girlfriend in California

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  • Actor Kenny Baker, who portrayed the R2-D2 in the first "Star Wars" movie. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon) And R2-D2. (Mike Windle/Getty Images for SXSW)

    Kenny Baker, Who Played R2-D2 in ‘Star Wars,’ Dead at 81

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  • Actor Thomas Gibson will no longer star in "Criminal Minds" after an on-set altercation involving a screenwriter. (Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Festival of Arts / Pageant of the Masters)

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  • Actress Mila Kunis attends The Los Angeles Premiere of 'Bad Moms' in Westwood, California, on July 26, 2016. (VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Actress Megan Fox and husband Brian Austin Green welcomed their third child on Aug. 4. (Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for Paramount Pictures International)

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