Author Rudolfo Anaya, towering figure of Chicano literature, dies at 82

Rudolfo Anaya, the New Mexico author of the classic Chicano coming-of-age novel "Bless Me, Ultima," has died.

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Five people wounded in shooting near Brooklyn housing complex
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