Actor James Gandolfini died Wednesday at the age of 51. Gandolfini is best known for his role as Tony Soprano on the HBO series The Sopranos.

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BPR: James Gandolfini Dead At 51, Aaron Hernandez Investigated, Writer George Plimpton Remembered

June 20, 2013
  • Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is being investigated in connection with a body found Monday near the star's North Attleborough home.
  • Jim Braude said The Sopranos is his "favorite show of all time." Jim and Margery talked about the passing of James Gandolfini, better known as Tony Soprano.
  • Christopher Lydon, host of Radio Open Source, talked about a new documentary about sports writer George Plimpton.
  • The Massachusetts Department of Transportation announced today that the Callahan Tunnel — a major connector from downtown Boston to Logan Airport — will close for three months beginning in January 2014. Jim and Margery discussed.
  • Innovation Hub host Kara Miller stopped by studio three to talk about education.

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