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Michael Palin Says Watching Terry Jones Cope with Dementia Has Been 'Painful to Watch'

Michael Palin Says Watching Terry Jones Cope with Dementia Has Been 'Painful to Watch'

Originally posted 09/24/2016 03:40PM

Michael Palin has been watching his dear friend Terry Jones suffer from dementia.

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Funeral Held for Husband in Real Life Fault in Our Stars Couple: 'They Were Complete Soul Mates,' Says Mom

Originally posted 09/21/2016 01:00PM

Services are being held Wednesday for Dalton Prager, the 25-year-old who died of cystic fibrosis on Saturday before getting to see his wife, Katie Prager, whose own illness caused her to enter hospice care earlier this month.

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Former NHL Players and Families Meet with Congress About Concussions: 'This Can't Be Tucked Under the Rug Anymore'

Former NHL Players and Families Meet with Congress About Concussions: 'This Can't Be Tucked Under the Rug Anymore'

Originally posted 09/21/2016 12:50PM

Former National Hockey League players and their families recently went to the White House to speak with Obama administration officials and members of Congress about the extreme toll concussions has played on their lives.

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California Man Raises $10k for Lyft Driver After Learning She Is a Single Mom with Cancer: 'I Just Want to Help'

California Man Raises $10k for Lyft Driver After Learning She Is a Single Mom with Cancer: 'I Just Want to Help'

Originally posted 09/20/2016 12:00PM

One man's $13 Lyft ride ended up turning into the most priceless 20-minute trip of his life.

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True Crime

8 Injured in Stabbing Attack at Minnesota Mall: Reports

Originally posted 09/18/2016 12:20PM

Eight people were injured in a stabbing attack at a mall in St. Cloud, Minnesota, on Saturday night, according to multiple reports. The suspect was reportedly shot and killed by an off-duty police officer.

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NFL Pledges to Spend $100 Million on Head Trauma Research and Safety Advancements: 'We Can and Will Do Better'

Originally posted 09/15/2016 11:55AM

The National Football League will spend $100 million to study the development of new technology and the effects on head injuries, it announced on Wednesday.

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2016 Presidential Elections

Hillary Clinton Has Been Diagnosed with Pneumonia

Originally posted 09/11/2016 06:00PM

After nearly fainting at the National September 11 Memorial in New York City on Sunday, Hillary Clinton's doctor says the Democratic presidential candidate is recovering from pneumonia in a statement obtained by PEOPLE.

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Teen Who Lost Foot in Central Park Explosion Returns to School – and Walks Again with Prosthetic Leg

Teen Who Lost Foot in Central Park Explosion Returns to School – and Walks Again with Prosthetic Leg

Originally posted 09/06/2016 02:00PM

Connor Golden has a few reasons to be grateful.

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Tracy Morgan Shares How Saturday Night Live Helped Him Return to Comedy After His Car Accident

Originally posted 09/06/2016 01:25PM

[YOUTUBE "aq7tkMSInys"] Two years after the fatal accident that almost claimed his life, Tracy Morgan continues to keep people laughing.

During an appearance on The View, the comedian spoke about hitting the road in his Picking Up the Pieces Tour and how the accident has changed his routine and outlook on life.

Of course, he also kept the show's co-hosts cracking up.

Morgan, 47, revealed that he talks about going to heaven in his stand-up routine. The comedian was in a two-week coma following the multi-car accident.

"Yeah, I've seen a few people up there. I've seen Biggie Smalls – he looks good, he lost weight," he joked in his signature dry style.

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