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Bill Post, veteran and an inventor of the Pop-Tart, dies at 96

Bill Post, Army veteran who helped create the on-the-go breakfast as an inventor of Pop-Tarts, leading the Michigan baking team that developed an unpretentious, toaster-friendly pastry with a fruity filling and ineffable space-age sweetness, died Feb. 10. He was 96.

Zvi Zamir, Israeli spy chief amid war and tragedy, dies at 98

Zvi Zamir, an Israeli spymaster who watched in horror in 1972 as the hostage-taking of Israeli Olympic team members by Palestinian militants at the Munich Games ended in a deadly firefight and who then directed a covert campaign to strike back at Palestinian terrorist networks, died Jan. 2. He was 98.

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