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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland man dedicates crown to Mother fighting cancerMonday, 27 June 2016, 10:19 amPress Release: King in the Ring32-year-old Auckla
Auckland man dedicates crown to Mother fighting cancer
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 minutes ago
Monday, 27 June 2016, 10:19 amPress Release: King in the Ring32-year-old Auckland based kickboxer Joey ‘the Filipino kid’ Baylon defeated... Read more
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The News & Observer
Violence amid prayer is making places of worship take this stepThe Islamic Center of Greater Miami in Miami Gardens received an email from som
Violence amid prayer is making places of worship take this step
The News & Observer / Posted 17 minutes ago
The Islamic Center of Greater Miami in Miami Gardens received an email from someone in December who wrote “Islam is cancer. ... Islam is a disease. ... I will burn the Koran. ... I want to kill every Muslims [sic] around the world.” The same... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Teen girl indecently assaultedof March 25 and 26, as the community comes together to remember loved ones, cel
Teen girl indecently assaulted
Daily Liberal / Posted 17 minutes ago
of March 25 and 26, as the community comes together to remember loved ones, celebrate survival and fight back against cancer. Volunteers are needed to help recruit participants, assist with fundraising, promote the event, secure cash and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Polly Gillespie: Why I really quit smokinglie. I should tell you I stopped smoking because it was dangerous and addictive
Polly Gillespie: Why I really quit smoking
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 minutes ago
lie. I should tell you I stopped smoking because it was dangerous and addictive. Because it was terrible for my health: cancer causing, the main cause of emphysema, or because it was ludicrously expensive. But that's not why I stopped... Read more
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heraldscotland
The Brits are coming: Herald Sport's guide to the British singles challenge at this year's WimbledonImpossible against Novak Djokovic, first up on Centre Court today. The Davis Cu
The Brits are coming: Herald Sport's guide to the British singles challenge at this year's Wimbledon
heraldscotland / Posted 30 minutes ago
Impossible against Novak Djokovic, first up on Centre Court today. The Davis Cup hero lost his coach Darren Tandy to cancer last year, and his ranking has dropped to World No 177 but made it to the third round last year. “It’s good in some... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Humane Society awarded PETCO Foundation grant4,000 animal welfare partners. The PETCO Foundation invests in adoption and med
Humane Society awarded PETCO Foundation grant
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 31 minutes ago
4,000 animal welfare partners. The PETCO Foundation invests in adoption and medical programs, spay and neuter services, pet cancer research, service and therapy animals, and numerous other lifesaving programs. For more information, call the... Read more
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WA Today
Scientists create water-activated self-folding straws that can propel liquidfrom the ANU Research School of Engineering said the material was also compatib
Scientists create water-activated self-folding straws that can propel liquid
WA Today / Posted 34 minutes ago
from the ANU Research School of Engineering said the material was also compatible with living tissues and because it was safe, it could be used for cheap sensors to diagnose cancer and other diseases. The research was published in Science Adva... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Violence amid prayer is making places of worship take this stepThe Islamic Center of Greater Miami in Miami Gardens received an email from som
Violence amid prayer is making places of worship take this step
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 41 minutes ago
The Islamic Center of Greater Miami in Miami Gardens received an email from someone in December who wrote “Islam is cancer. ... Islam is a disease. ... I will burn the Koran. ... I want to kill every Muslims [sic] around the world.” The same... Read more
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News 8000
Harley Davidson hosts 'Riders for Survivors'Harley-Davidson hosted its first 'Riders for Survivors' event to benefit the Li
Harley Davidson hosts 'Riders for Survivors'
News 8000 / Posted 45 minutes ago
Harley-Davidson hosted its first 'Riders for Survivors' event to benefit the Livestrong program at the YMCA which helps cancer survivors stay healthy. Riders started their morning at the Harley-Davidson store in Onalaska and finished the... Read more
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The Young Witness
THE DAILY BUZZ | Teen girl indecently assaultedof March 25 and 26, as the community comes together to remember loved ones, cel
THE DAILY BUZZ | Teen girl indecently assaulted
The Young Witness / Posted 46 minutes ago
of March 25 and 26, as the community comes together to remember loved ones, celebrate survival and fight back against cancer. Volunteers are needed to help recruit participants, assist with fundraising, promote the event, secure cash and... Read more
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The Age
Scientists create water-activated self-folding straws that can propel liquidfrom the ANU Research School of Engineering said the material was also compatib
Scientists create water-activated self-folding straws that can propel liquid
The Age / Posted 49 minutes ago
from the ANU Research School of Engineering said the material was also compatible with living tissues and because it was safe, it could be used for cheap sensors to diagnose cancer and other diseases. The research was published in Science Adva... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Scientists create water-activated self-folding straws that can propel liquidfrom the ANU Research School of Engineering said the material was also compatib
Scientists create water-activated self-folding straws that can propel liquid
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 51 minutes ago
from the ANU Research School of Engineering said the material was also compatible with living tissues and because it was safe, it could be used for cheap sensors to diagnose cancer and other diseases. The research was published in Science Adva... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Breast cancer survivor takes on Ironman 70.3can’t drown on my birthday,” said competitor Jackie Kaps. Kaps was celebrating
Breast cancer survivor takes on Ironman 70.3
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 51 minutes ago
can’t drown on my birthday,” said competitor Jackie Kaps. Kaps was celebrating more than just her birthday. “I’m a breast cancer survivor. Just over two years ago I was diagnosed with breast cancer and as part of my recovery program my doctor told... Read more
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Canberra Times
Scientists create water-activated self-folding straws that can propel liquidfrom the ANU Research School of Engineering said the material was also compatib
Scientists create water-activated self-folding straws that can propel liquid
Canberra Times / Posted 53 minutes ago
from the ANU Research School of Engineering said the material was also compatible with living tissues and because it was safe, it could be used for cheap sensors to diagnose cancer and other diseases. The research was published in Science Adva... Read more
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Western Advocate
Teen girl indecently assaultedof March 25 and 26, as the community comes together to remember loved ones, cel
Teen girl indecently assaulted
Western Advocate / Posted 55 minutes ago
of March 25 and 26, as the community comes together to remember loved ones, celebrate survival and fight back against cancer. Volunteers are needed to help recruit participants, assist with fundraising, promote the event, secure cash and... Read more
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Gulf News
Top causes of death among UAE residentsMany residents die from either of these two conditions before the age of 52, sa
Top causes of death among UAE residents
Gulf News / Posted 59 minutes ago
Many residents die from either of these two conditions before the age of 52, says insurer Dubai: Heart disease and cancer are the two leading causes of premature death in the UAE and other countries in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region, new... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
4 WA men arrested after attempting to burglarize NE Portland computer storefor teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care fo
4 WA men arrested after attempting to burglarize NE Portland computer store
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted an hour ago
for teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for 18 years. Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Breast cancer survivor takes on Ironman 70.3can’t drown on my birthday,” said competitor Jackie Kaps. Kaps was celebrating
Breast cancer survivor takes on Ironman 70.3
KREM.com Spokane / Posted an hour ago
can’t drown on my birthday,” said competitor Jackie Kaps. Kaps was celebrating more than just her birthday. “I’m a breast cancer survivor. Just over two years ago I was diagnosed with breast cancer and as part of my recovery program my doctor told... Read more
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Daily Journal
Firefighters cruise for a worthy causeit was all held to raise funds for one of the firefighters' own: Vineland firef
Firefighters cruise for a worthy cause
Daily Journal / Posted an hour ago
it was all held to raise funds for one of the firefighters' own: Vineland firefighter Seth Velez, who was diagnosed with cancer in March. "We're doing it as a fellowship, in solidarity with Seth, to show we're with him in the fight," Mike... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Scientists create water-activated self-folding straws that can propel liquidfrom the ANU Research School of Engineering said the material was also compatib
Scientists create water-activated self-folding straws that can propel liquid
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
from the ANU Research School of Engineering said the material was also compatible with living tissues and because it was safe, it could be used for cheap sensors to diagnose cancer and other diseases. The research was published in Science Adva... Read more
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Daily Mail
Past few days 'difficult' for former Tennessee coach Summittbasketball communities were issuing support on Twitter through the 'PrayForPat'
Past few days 'difficult' for former Tennessee coach Summitt
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
basketball communities were issuing support on Twitter through the 'PrayForPat' hashtag. Good Morning America anchor and cancer survivor Robin Roberts tweeted support for Summitt. 'Hope you don't mind that I ask for prayers for a dear friend... Read more
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Daily Mirror
James Ward had plenty of expletives when told he's facing Novak Djokovic at SW19easier,” Ward laughed. The 29-year-old, who reached the third round here last
James Ward had plenty of expletives when told he's facing Novak Djokovic at SW19
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
easier,” Ward laughed. The 29-year-old, who reached the third round here last year to crack the top 100, has struggled to cope with the grief of losing his coach Darren Tandy to cancer on Christmas Eve. “It has been a difficult six months,” he add... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Getting muddy for a causeof that money goes to fund our Wheels of Hope transportation program which is v
Getting muddy for a cause
St. Catharines Standard / Posted an hour ago
of that money goes to fund our Wheels of Hope transportation program which is very specific to the Niagara region and the cancer patients that need to get to and from their cancer treatments.” The people who turned out to help raise that money... Read more
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News Mail
Prevention a priority: LaborHealth Agency was also abolished in the Coalition's 2014-15 budget, the stateme
Prevention a priority: Labor
News Mail / Posted an hour ago
Health Agency was also abolished in the Coalition's 2014-15 budget, the statement said. Ms King said Labor was looking at Cancer Council Australia recommendations and that the party would have more to say on preventative health before the... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Getting muddy for a causeof that money goes to fund our Wheels of Hope transportation program which is v
Getting muddy for a cause
Niagara Falls Review / Posted an hour ago
of that money goes to fund our Wheels of Hope transportation program which is very specific to the Niagara region and the cancer patients that need to get to and from their cancer treatments.” The people who turned out to help raise that money... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Getting muddy for a causeof that money goes to fund our Wheels of Hope Transportation program which is v
Getting muddy for a cause
Welland Tribune / Posted an hour ago
of that money goes to fund our Wheels of Hope Transportation program which is very specific to the Niagara Region and the cancer patients that need to get to and from their cancer treatments,” said Michelle Begin, community fundraising... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
New laws on police, courts, health kick in July 1law, inspired by former President Jimmy Carter, prevents insurance companies fr
New laws on police, courts, health kick in July 1
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted an hour ago
law, inspired by former President Jimmy Carter, prevents insurance companies from limiting coverage of drugs for stage four cancer patients. Supporters said patients sometimes cannot get certain drugs unless they first try other treatment... Read more
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11 News Houston
States smoking the most marijuanais legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatmen
States smoking the most marijuana
11 News Houston / Posted an hour ago
is legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatment of a range of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, PTSD, eating disorders, chronic pain, and seizures arising from epilepsy and... Read more
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Billboard
Jon Bon Jovi Surprises Fan Fighting Cancer at JBJ Soul Kitchen in New Jerseythe staff at the non-profit community restaurant worked together to surprise Ca
Jon Bon Jovi Surprises Fan Fighting Cancer at JBJ Soul Kitchen in New Jersey
Billboard / Posted an hour ago
the staff at the non-profit community restaurant worked together to surprise Carol Cesario, who is fighting stage 4 lung cancer. Cesario's wish to meet her favorite rock star came true on Saturday (June 25) at a dinner arranged by Bon Jovi. Jon... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Our Lady of Good Counsel says goodbye to Augustian friarsGood Counsel in Byrn Mawr, Pa. But Rev. O'Doherty was immediately made his repl
Our Lady of Good Counsel says goodbye to Augustian friars
Staten Island Advance / Posted an hour ago
Good Counsel in Byrn Mawr, Pa. But Rev. O'Doherty was immediately made his replacement once Rev. Denny was diagnosed with cancer. He died on June 20. "When he walks into a room, he lights it up," Rev. O'Doherty said. "He changed the lives of... Read more
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examiner.com
Interview with Punit DhillonRecent medical science has seen the advent of a remarkable new cancer treatment
Interview with Punit Dhillon
examiner.com / Posted an hour ago
Recent medical science has seen the advent of a remarkable new cancer treatment known as immunotherapy, having recently been lauded "Clinical Cancer Advance of the Year." The new therapy has made such a big splash that June has now been named Cancer... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
States smoking the most marijuanais legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatmen
States smoking the most marijuana
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted an hour ago
is legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatment of a range of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, PTSD, eating disorders, chronic pain, and seizures arising from epilepsy and... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
States smoking the most marijuanais legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatmen
States smoking the most marijuana
KING5 Seattle / Posted an hour ago
is legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatment of a range of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, PTSD, eating disorders, chronic pain, and seizures arising from epilepsy and... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
States smoking the most marijuanais legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatmen
States smoking the most marijuana
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted an hour ago
is legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatment of a range of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, PTSD, eating disorders, chronic pain, and seizures arising from epilepsy and... Read more
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First Coast News
States smoking the most marijuanais legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatmen
States smoking the most marijuana
First Coast News / Posted an hour ago
is legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatment of a range of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, PTSD, eating disorders, chronic pain, and seizures arising from epilepsy and... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
States smoking the most marijuanais legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatmen
States smoking the most marijuana
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted an hour ago
is legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatment of a range of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, PTSD, eating disorders, chronic pain, and seizures arising from epilepsy and... Read more
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KTVB Boise
States smoking the most marijuanais legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatmen
States smoking the most marijuana
KTVB Boise / Posted an hour ago
is legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatment of a range of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, PTSD, eating disorders, chronic pain, and seizures arising from epilepsy and... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Westport Presbyterian Church rises from ashes for special reopeningfor teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care fo
Westport Presbyterian Church rises from ashes for special reopening
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted an hour ago
for teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for 18 years. Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Plane lands at downtown airport without landing gearfor teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care fo
Plane lands at downtown airport without landing gear
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted an hour ago
for teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for 18 years. Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
US rapper, 50 Cent, fined for indecent language charges in St. Kittsfor teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care fo
US rapper, 50 Cent, fined for indecent language charges in St. Kitts
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted an hour ago
for teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for 18 years. Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Changes ahead for childhood program in Kansasfor teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care fo
Changes ahead for childhood program in Kansas
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted an hour ago
for teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for 18 years. Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
36-old man killed in single car crash on 71 Hwyfor teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care fo
36-old man killed in single car crash on 71 Hwy
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted an hour ago
for teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for 18 years. Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Officer injured in crash while driving woman home in SE Portlandfor teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care fo
Officer injured in crash while driving woman home in SE Portland
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 hours ago
for teen entering hospice care Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for 18 years. Friends praised a teen entering hospice care for the lives she's touched as she has fought cancer for... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
States smoking the most marijuanais legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatmen
States smoking the most marijuana
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 hours ago
is legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatment of a range of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, PTSD, eating disorders, chronic pain, and seizures arising from epilepsy and... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
States smoking the most marijuanais legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatmen
States smoking the most marijuana
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 hours ago
is legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatment of a range of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, PTSD, eating disorders, chronic pain, and seizures arising from epilepsy and... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
States smoking the most marijuanais legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatmen
States smoking the most marijuana
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 hours ago
is legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatment of a range of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, PTSD, eating disorders, chronic pain, and seizures arising from epilepsy and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Deadly Tomatoes' Sold in Sudan's Capitalfor human consumption because they contain large quantities of toxins used by f
'Deadly Tomatoes' Sold in Sudan's Capital
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
for human consumption because they contain large quantities of toxins used by farmers to combat various pests. The toxins are retained in the human body, and can cause fatal diseases such as pancreas and prostate cancer sooner or later, he... Read more
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The Morning Call
Billy Joel to join Cuomo on NY breast cancer motorcycle rideYork's governor will ride alongside music icon Billy Joel in a statewide motorc
Billy Joel to join Cuomo on NY breast cancer motorcycle ride
The Morning Call / Posted 2 hours ago
York's governor will ride alongside music icon Billy Joel in a statewide motorcycle ride to raise awareness about breast cancer before signing legislation that expands access to screenings for the disease. Gov. Andrew Cuomo will begin his ride... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
States smoking the most marijuanais legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatmen
States smoking the most marijuana
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 hours ago
is legal. In these states, a physician may recommend marijuana for the treatment of a range of conditions, including cancer, Crohn’s disease, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, PTSD, eating disorders, chronic pain, and seizures arising from epilepsy and... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Person biking for charity killed by car in IowaLIBERTY, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa State Patrol says a bicyclist participating in th
Person biking for charity killed by car in Iowa
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 hours ago
LIBERTY, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa State Patrol says a bicyclist participating in the third annual "pEDaling for Pancreatic Cancer" fundraiser was killed after being hit by a car. The Muscatine Journal reports (http://bit.ly/28UUWY8 ) that the... Read more
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