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Aljazeera
What we need to learn from Freetown's landslide tragedyLast week, disaster hit Sierra Leone, one of the jewels of Africa. At least 500
Aljazeera / Posted an hour ago
Last week, disaster hit Sierra Leone, one of the jewels of Africa. At least 500 people were killed after a mudslide tore through a suburb of the capital Freetown. Hundreds of people are still missing and thousands more are left homeless. This is a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Family Planning Gains Prominence Among Couples in LagosDwellers of Bariga and Yaba area of Lagos State are ecstatic over the transform
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Dwellers of Bariga and Yaba area of Lagos State are ecstatic over the transformation of the family planning clinic in Oloja and Alli-Daodu Primary Healthcare Centres, PHC. The development was complemented by huge turnout of clients at the two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unam Students Glad Over Re-Opening of Wellness CentreThe University of Namibia (Unam) closed its clinic at the main campus in Windho
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
The University of Namibia (Unam) closed its clinic at the main campus in Windhoek for renovations in August 2012, and five years later, the new student wellness centre which cost at least N$5.8 million opened last week. New Era's Alvine Kapitako... Read more
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Salon.com
Why state-level single-payer health care efforts are doomedThis article was originally published on With members of Congress spending the
Salon.com / Posted 2 hours ago
This article was originally published on With members of Congress spending the month of August in their home districts, Republican efforts to do away with President Obama’s signature legislative achievement, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), appear... Read more
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New America Media
Telehealth -- A "Glimmer of Hope" on Health Care FrontORANGE, Calif. -- Lawmakers, medical professionals and other advocates for acce
New America Media / Posted 11 hours ago
ORANGE, Calif. -- Lawmakers, medical professionals and other advocates for accessible health care say technology that allows providers to remotely see patients will dramatically improve the availability of medical services. A pilot program conducted... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
FALL RIVER COUNTY MINUTES OF AUG. 1, 2017The Fall River Board of County Commissioners met in regular session on August 1
Rapid City Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
The Fall River Board of County Commissioners met in regular session on August 1, 2017. Present: Ann Abbott, Joe Falkenburg, Paul Nabholz, Deb Russell and Sue Ganje, Auditor. Absent was Joe Allen. The Pledge of Allegiance was given and the meeting... Read more
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Business Wire
FedEx Office Extends SameDay City Service to JacksonvilleFedEx SameDay City is the company’s local shipping option, which offers door-to
Business Wire / Posted 16 hours ago
FedEx SameDay City is the company’s local shipping option, which offers door-to-door delivery of time-sensitive parcels within hours with real-time notifications. The service, currently in Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Orlando and Tampa, gives consumers,... Read more
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Business Wire
FedEx Office Expands SameDay City Service in TexasFedEx SameDay® City is the company’s local shipping option, which offers door-t
Business Wire / Posted 16 hours ago
FedEx SameDay® City is the company’s local shipping option, which offers door-to-door delivery of time-sensitive parcels within hours with real-time notifications. The service, currently in Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston, gives consumers and... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Weber announces bid in 14th Congressional DistrictGeorge Weber of Lakewood has announced his run for Congress in the 14th Distric
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
George Weber of Lakewood has announced his run for Congress in the 14th District. George Weber of Lakewood has declared his candidacy for the 14th Congressional District seat in the 2018 election. He is running as a Democrat with the goal of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudan Refugees in Uganda Exceed One Million - UN Renews Appeal for HelpAs the number of refugees from South Sudan in Uganda passes one million - the v
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
As the number of refugees from South Sudan in Uganda passes one million - the vast majority of whom are women and children - the United Nations refugee agency today reiterated its call for urgent additional support. "Over the past 12 months, an... Read more
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CBS News
Everything Congress needs to get done this fallCongress returns after Labor Day, following a month-long recess, and members wi
CBS News / Posted 23 hours ago
Congress returns after Labor Day, following a month-long recess, and members will be facing a load of must-pass legislation. First, lawmakers face a Sept. 30 deadline to pass a new government spending package for the next fiscal year and avoid a... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Q&A: Senate candidate O'Rourke says student debt too highreason we were in Houston last night and in Beaumont the day before … is becaus
The Daily Cougar / Posted yesterday
reason we were in Houston last night and in Beaumont the day before … is because I want to represent and serve the people of this state, and I also want this campaign to be driven and funded by them as well,” O’Rourke said to The Cougar. | Emily... Read more
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ABC Montana
Government of Canada announces appointments to the Social Security TribunalEmployment and Social Development Canada OTTAWA, May 25, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, t
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
Employment and Social Development Canada OTTAWA, May 25, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, announced the appointment of 19 members to the Social Security Tribunal. Among... Read more
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metro
Now that I've finished my course of therapy, I'm scared of what happens nextdrank and had fun downstairs, because I was told that if I couldn’t take that a
metro / Posted yesterday
drank and had fun downstairs, because I was told that if I couldn’t take that appointment, I’d get therapy snatched out of my hands forever. What it's like to attend A&E when you're facing a mental health crisis That first session didn’t go to... Read more
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The Star
How a ban is forcing China’s single women to put their fertility on ice overseasnecessary. It allows me to decide when to have a baby,” the 35-year-old said.
The Star / Posted yesterday
necessary. It allows me to decide when to have a baby,” the 35-year-old said. Le, who is single, said she knew the quality of ova declined as a woman aged. “I have not found my Mr Right. I don’t want to wait passively – I want to take a proactive... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Better listening can reduce economic cost of hearing impairmentIt took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work t
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
It took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work that used her skills and gave her long-term career prospects. It took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work that used her skills and gave... Read more
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The Young Witness
Better listening can reduce economic cost of hearing impairmentIt took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work t
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
It took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work that used her skills and gave her long-term career prospects. It took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work that used her skills and gave... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Report: VA’s enrollment system lacks effective governance, oversightA report on the VA’s enrollment system identifies major deficiencies that have
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
A report on the VA’s enrollment system identifies major deficiencies that have affected thousands of veterans’ access to health care. The Office of Inspector General’s report says that the Veterans Health Administration failed to “provide effective... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ballarat business excellence awards | full profilesThe Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Award Gala
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
The Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Award Gala Dinner is one of the most eagerly anticipated business events on the Ballarat business calendar. Here’s a full breakdown of all the finalists. Central Highlands Water... Read more
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The Courier
Ballarat business excellence awards | full profilesThe Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Award Gala
The Courier / Posted yesterday
The Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Award Gala Dinner is one of the most eagerly anticipated business events on the Ballarat business calendar. Here’s a full breakdown of all the finalists. Central Highlands Water... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Eclipse gatherings around the region423-697-1322. -McDonald Farm: 16705 Coulterville Road, Sale Creek, noon-4 p.m.
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
423-697-1322. -McDonald Farm: 16705 Coulterville Road, Sale Creek, noon-4 p.m., $5 parking fee. 423-531-2676. -Project Access Golf Tournament: Chattanooga Golf and Country Club, 1511 Riverview Road, 1 p.m. shotgun start, $200 individual, $800... Read more
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Vail Daily
Vail’s medical center started as a one-room clinic where patients waited outside in the snowwagon and take them with us. Now, we just immediately turn them over to the par
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
wagon and take them with us. Now, we just immediately turn them over to the paramedics when we get them to the bottom of the hill." Thinking back on Vail Valley Medical Center's history, Eck isn't able to disconnect it from Vail Mountain's... Read more
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Canberra Times
Better listening can reduce economic cost of hearing impairmentIt took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work t
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
It took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work that used her skills and gave her long-term career prospects. One in seven Australians like Ms Gilchrist has a hearing impairment, which is estimated to cost the economy... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Pediatricians Say Florida Hurt Sick Kids to Help Big GOP DonorsWhen he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emer
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the constant... Read more
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The Age
Better listening can reduce economic cost of hearing impairmentIt took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work t
The Age / Posted yesterday
It took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work that used her skills and gave her long-term career prospects. One in seven Australians like Ms Gilchrist has a hearing impairment, which is estimated to cost the economy... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Better listening can reduce economic cost of hearing impairmentIt took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work t
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
It took Julia Gilchrist 10 years and 200 job applications to finally get work that used her skills and gave her long-term career prospects. One in seven Australians like Ms Gilchrist has a hearing impairment, which is estimated to cost the economy... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
25 things we love about New York businessin today’s on-demand economy. Food-delivery pioneer Seamless survived the dot-c
Crain's New York Business / Posted 2 days ago
in today’s on-demand economy. Food-delivery pioneer Seamless survived the dot-com crash, paving the way for the arrival of meal-kit services such as Blue Apron and Plated a decade later.Related Density has also been instrumental to the growth... Read more
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The Irish Times
Al Gore interview: ‘We’ll show you, Donald Trump’presentation on climate change, the Davis Guggenheim-directed documentary went
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
presentation on climate change, the Davis Guggenheim-directed documentary went on to win two Academy Awards and become one of the highest-grossing non-fiction films of all time. Gore, additionally, landed the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
As hospital violence grows, nurses seek reformsBy Kate Thayer and Hannah Leone of the Chicago Tribune (TNS) CHICAGO — One wom
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
By Kate Thayer and Hannah Leone of the Chicago Tribune (TNS) CHICAGO — One woman describes getting slapped and groped on the job. Another was punched in the head repeatedly. A third was bitten so hard that a spike in blood pressure burst an aneurysm... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsWhen he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emer
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the constant... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsCNN — When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a toot
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
CNN — When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the... Read more
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Salon.com
Jesse Jackson keeps fighting for voter rights: “We now live under the rulebook of Jeff Sessions”to Selma, Alabama, as a graduate student at Chicago Theological Seminary. He ma
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
to Selma, Alabama, as a graduate student at Chicago Theological Seminary. He marched, moving America to the rhythm of his footsteps and the thousands who organized and participated in Bloody Sunday, to win the franchise for himself, his... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsWhen he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emer
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the constant... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsWhen he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emer
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the constant... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsWhen he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emer
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 2 days ago
When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the constant... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsWhen he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emer
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 2 days ago
When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the constant... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsWhen he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emer
KIVI Boise / Posted 2 days ago
When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the constant... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsWhen he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emer
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the constant... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsWhen he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emer
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the constant... Read more
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Rappler
On the front lines of humanitarian work for families fleeing conflictNations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) places the spotlight on 4 Filipi
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) places the spotlight on 4 Filipino humanitarian workers on the front lines of protecting families on the run from conflict, violence, and persecution: ON THE JOB. Cliff Alvarico (center) is UNHCR... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Aaron Reid, President and CEO, United Way of Warren CountyAaron Reid, president and CEO, United Way of Warren County A collaboration of
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
Aaron Reid, president and CEO, United Way of Warren County A collaboration of neighboring United Way organizations, including United Way of Warren County and Butler County United Way, have joined forces to launch HelpLink 2-1-1, an information and... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Vt. community health centers awarded grantsFederally qualified community health centers in the state are receiving a total
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Federally qualified community health centers in the state are receiving a total of $816,000 to help improve access to affordable health care in Vermont, Sen. Bernie Sanders announced. The federal grants are part of $105 million being distributed... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichAug. 26, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Shell Crafts, a sea-shell decorating workshop. No r
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
Aug. 26, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Shell Crafts, a sea-shell decorating workshop. No registration required. Contact Head of Children’s Services Deirdre Sullivan at dsullivan@greenwichlibrary.org or call 203-622-7940 for more... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsFLORIDA — When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 3 days ago
FLORIDA — When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Cleveland Clinic, American Cancer Society pull plug on Mar-Lago fundraisersThree large fundraising organizations pulled events from Donald Trump’s Mar-a-L
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Three large fundraising organizations pulled events from Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort within hours of each other on Thursday as the White House faced mounting pressure from business leaders over the president’s comments about violence in... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichhost children’s programs. Scheduled are: Saturday , 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., “Make it
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
host children’s programs. Scheduled are: Saturday , 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., “Make it and Take it LEGO,” in the children’s room of the library. Aug. 22, 10:30 a.m., Petite Concert, a musical performance for newborns and pre-schoolers. Aug. 26, 11 a.m.... Read more
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MedCity News
Allscripts, Elligo Health Research team up to alter clinical trialsby clinical research organizations. Physicians can also glean research revenue,
MedCity News / Posted 3 days ago
by clinical research organizations. Physicians can also glean research revenue, cover trail-related investigator fees and offer new therapies to their patients. All this is made possible via the Allscripts eParticipate solution, which allows... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
This state harmed sick children to help GOP donors, pediatricians sayWhen he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emer
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained the strange eruption, as well as the constant... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsRelated content ST. AUGUSTINE, Florida (CNN) - When he was 11 years old, LJ St
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
Related content ST. AUGUSTINE, Florida (CNN) - When he was 11 years old, LJ Stroud of St. Augustine, Florida, had a tooth emerge in a place where no tooth belongs: the roof of his mouth. LJ was born with severe cleft lip and palate, which explained... Read more
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