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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Hospitalized with Suspected Tumor

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Hospitalized with Suspected Tumor

Originally posted 09/11/2014 07:45AM

Rob Ford, the controversial mayor of Toronto who became an international celebrity last year after acknowledging using crack cocaine in a "drunken stupor," is believed to have a tumor in his abdomen, health officials said.

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Bengals Cut Then Re-Sign Devon Still So He'll Have Health Insurance for Daughter's Cancer Treatment

Bengals Cut Then Re-Sign Devon Still So He'll Have Health Insurance for Daughter's Cancer Treatment

Originally posted 09/06/2014 05:45PM

It's been a difficult few months for Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still. In June, doctors diagnosed his 4-year-old daughter, Leah, with a potentially fatal, rare form of cancer called neuroblastoma.

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Joan Rivers Had Heart Condition That 'Scared the Hell' Out of Her | Joan Lunden, Joan Rivers

UpdatePosted 09/06/2014 12:15PM

Joan Rivers Had Heart Condition That 'Scared the Hell' Out of Her

Originally posted 09/06/2014 08:00AM

As the investigation continues into the circumstances surrounding Joan Rivers's death following a routine outpatient procedure, a video clip has surfaced in which the legendary comedian confesses her concerns about anesthesia – and reveals she has a heart condition.

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Ebola Survivor Kent Brantly: 'My First Thought Was My Family'

Ebola Survivor Kent Brantly: 'My First Thought Was My Family'

Originally posted 09/03/2014 02:45PM

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Joan Rivers Remains on Life Support, Daughter Melissa Says

Joan Rivers Remains on Life Support, Daughter Melissa Says

Originally posted 09/02/2014 02:00PM

It's been almost a week since Joan Rivers stopped breathing during a surgical procedure, but her daughter, Melissa, continues to be hopeful about her recovery.

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Joan Rivers 'Resting Comfortably' at Hospital with Family, Daughter Says

UpdatePosted 08/28/2014 09:10PM

Joan Rivers Is 'Resting Comfortably' at Hospital with Family, Daughter Melissa Says

Originally posted 08/28/2014 06:50PM

As Joan Rivers continues to fight for her life in a New York hospital, her daughter, Melissa, provided an update on her mother's condition late Thursday.

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Meet the Family that Has 7 Generations of Blindness

Seven Generations of Iowa Family Have Suffered from Genetic Eye Disorder That Causes Blindness

Originally posted 08/28/2014 02:05PM

Jerry Jackson remembers the day his life – and vision – changed forever.

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Paralyzed Olympian Amy Van Dyken Walking with Use of Special Equipment

Amy Van Dyken Walking with Use of Special Equipment

Originally posted 08/22/2014 03:30PM

Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen, who severed her spine in a June 6 all-terrain vehicle crash, is walking again, thanks to some special equipment.

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Recovering Ebola Patient Nancy Writebol Considering Return to Africa

Recovering Ebola Patient Nancy Writebol Considering Return to Africa

Originally posted 08/22/2014 02:05PM

Recovering U.S. Ebola patient Nancy Writebol is thinking of others who are suffering as she heals – and she's pondering a return to Africa, her sons told Matt Lauer Friday on Today.

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Ebola Patients Released from Atlanta Hospital

UpdatePosted 08/21/2014 11:45AM

Ebola Patients Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol Released from Atlanta Hospital

Originally posted 08/21/2014 08:10AM

Two American aid workers who were infected with the Ebola virus have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital.

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