Alan Colmes 'Hannity & Colmes' Star Dead at 66

2/23/2017 7:12 AM PST

Alan Colmes -- 'Hannity & Colmes' Star Dead at 66

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Alan Colmes, half of the FNC hit show "Hannity & Colmes" died after a brief illness.

Colmes teamed up with Sean Hannity in 1996 and became a cornerstone of Fox News Channel.  Colmes was the liberal and played against Hannity, a stalwart conservative. The team split up in 2009, when Hannity went solo on FNC.

Colmes had been doing a radio show on Fox News Radio until last month, when he took a leave of absence.

He leaves a wife.

RIP