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Jean Kasem, right, the wife of the late radio personality Casey Kasem with with her attorney Joel Paget - AP file photo)

Wife to bury Kasem in Norway, cites heritage

  COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The wife of U.S. radio personality Casey Kasem has cited her Norwegian heritage as one of the reasons for wanting to bury her late husband in Oslo, a spokeswoman for […]

08/19/2014

Jean Kasem, right, the wife of the late radio personality Casey Kasem with with her attorney Joel Paget - AP file photo)

Publicist: Casey Kasem to be buried in Norway

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A publicist for Casey Kasem’s daughter says the wife of the late radio personality plans to bury him in Norway. Danny Deraney, a publicist for Kerri Kasem, told The Associated Press […]

08/15/2014

FILE - In this Oct. 27, 2003 file photo, Casey Kasem poses for photographers after receiving the Radio Icon award during The 2003 Radio Music Awards in Las Vegas.  (AP Photo/Eric Jamison, File)

Publicist: Kasem children worry about body status

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — A publicist for Casey Kasem’s daughter says the late radio personality’s children are working with law enforcement following a report that Kasem’s wife is making arrangements to have Kasem’s body flown […]

08/12/2014

Kerri Kasem, right, the daughter of ailing radio personality Casey Kasem, stands in Kitsap County Superior Court, Friday, May 30, 2014 in Port Orchard, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Daughter seeks right for autopsy of Casey Kasem

SEATTLE (AP) — A judge in Washington state has granted Casey Kasem’s daughter a temporary restraining order preventing the famous radio host’s wife from cremating or removing his remains from a funeral home. Kasem, the […]

07/18/2014

FILE - This July 29, 2003 file photo shows radio personality Casey Kasem at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland. Kasem, the smooth-voiced radio broadcaster who became the king of the top 40 countdown, died Sunday, June 15, 2014, according to Danny Deraney, publicist for Kasem's daughter, Kerri. He was 82.  (AP Photo/David G. Massey, file)

Daughter’s rep: Casey Kasem’s body still unburied

SEATTLE (AP) — A spokesman for Casey Kasem’s daughter says the famous radio host’s unburied body remains at a funeral home in Tacoma, Washington, a month after his death. Danny Deraney, publicist for Kerri Kasem, […]

07/16/2014

In this Nov. 15, 1992 file photo, Bruce Dumont, president of the Museum of Broadcast Communication, far left, stands with inductees, from left, ABC radio pioneer Leonard Goldenson, country music's Porter Wagoner, Detroit radio personality J.P. McCarthy, and "Top 40" host Casey Kasem, into the museum's Hall of Fame in Chicago, Ill. Also participating in the ceremony is Paul Harvey, far right. Kasem, the smooth-voiced radio broadcaster who became the king of the top 40 countdown, died Sunday, June 15, 2014, according to Danny Deraney, publicist for Kasem's daughter, Kerri. He was 82. (AP Photo/Fred Jewell, file)

Mourners hear Kasem’s voice at private memorial

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Casey Kasem’s family and close friends celebrated him in the same way much of America did — by listening to his unmistakable radio voice. Mourners at a small private memorial Saturday […]

06/21/2014

In this Oct. 27, 2003 file photo, Casey Kasem poses for photographers after receiving the Radio Icon award during The 2003 Radio Music Awards at the Aladdin Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Eric Jamison, File)

Memorial service planned for Casey Kasem

Casey Kasem’s children will hold a private memorial service for the radio legend in the Los Angeles area Saturday. Details for the event, including the location, were not released to ensure privacy. A spokesman for […]

06/19/2014

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Local musicologist remembers Casey Kasem

Casey Kasem is best known for hosting Top 40 radio countdown shows such as American Top 40 and Casey’s Countdown. You’ve probably heard by now, sadly we lost Kasem who’s health has been declining the […]

06/16/2014

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Kasem was an island of calm in swirl of pop music

LOS ANGELES (AP) – In pop culture, Casey Kasem was as sweet and dependable as a glass of warm milk and a plate of chocolate chip cookies, which only made the ugliness of his last […]

06/16/2014

In this Oct. 27, 2003 file photo, Casey Kasem poses for photographers after receiving the Radio Icon award during The 2003 Radio Music Awards at the Aladdin Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Eric Jamison, File)

Casey Kasem, king of the Top 40 countdown, has died

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Casey Kasem, the internationally famous radio broadcaster with the cheerful manner and gentle voice who became the king of the top 40 countdown with a syndicated show that ran for decades, […]

06/15/2014

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