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Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard Realizes a Wish, Visits Grand Canyon

UpdatePosted 10/24/2014 03:35PM

Brittany Maynard Realizes a Wish: Inside Her Emotional Trip to the Grand Canyon

Originally posted 10/24/2014 03:30PM

After being told she had about six months to live in April, Brittany Maynard, who has terminal brain cancer, has been quietly checking off items on her bucket list.

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The Daily Treat: Ready the Tissues and Watch 2 Boys Tearfully Reunite with Their Missing Cat

Originally posted 10/24/2014 01:45PM



Few things tug at the heartstrings more than a happy ending, and the story of Madison the missing cat is one of the furriest and sweetest on the web right now.

Two months ago, 13-year-old Madison slipped out of her home and couldn't be found, reports AOL. The cat's disappearance hit the family's two boys – ages 9 and 11 – especially hard, because they've known Madison their entire lives.

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Owner of Bridal Shop Visited by Ebola Nurse Puts Herself into Quarantine

Owner of Bridal Shop Visited by Ebola Nurse Puts Herself into Quarantine

Originally posted 10/24/2014 08:50AM

Fall is usually a busy season for Anna Younker, owner of Coming Attractions Bridal & Formal in Akron, Ohio.

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Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard to Palliative Care Doctor: Quit Talking About Me

Brittany Maynard to Dr. Ira Byock: Quit Talking About Me

Originally posted 10/23/2014 07:05PM

Brittany Maynard is firing back at Dr. Ira Byock, a top palliative care physician and vocal opponent of right-to-die laws, for making public comments about her that she says are untrue.

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Canadian Shooting Victim Nathan Cirillo: His Dogs and Friends in Mourning

Canadian Shooting Victim Nathan Cirillo: His Dogs and Friends in Mourning

Originally posted 10/23/2014 07:00PM

As flags fly at half-mast in Canada, Cpl. Nathan Cirillo's dogs wait for a master who is not coming home.

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Romanian Princess Apologizes for Cockfighting, Gets Probation

Romanian Princess Apologizes for Role in Cockfighting Ring, Gets Probation

Originally posted 10/23/2014 06:00PM

A Romanian princess was sentenced Wednesday to probation after apologizing for her role in an Oregon cockfighting enterprise that she said brought shame to her and her family.

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Pennsylvania Hockey Fans Sing 'O Canada' at Game in Touching Show of Support (VIDEO)

Originally posted 10/23/2014 05:05PM

In the wake of the shootings in Ottawa on Wednesday, grief went beyond borders for two Pennsylvania hockey teams, and left NHL fans in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, singing a different tune during a game between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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Freddie Krueger, Chewbacca Break Up Hollywood Blvd. Character Brawl

Freddie Krueger, Chewbacca Break Up Hollywood Character Brawl (VIDEO)

Originally posted 10/23/2014 08:45AM

And now for something you only thought you'd see after falling asleep binge-watching your way through Netflix.

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Toddler Rescued After Climbing Inside Claw Toy Vending Machine (VIDEO)

Toddler Rescued After Climbing Inside Claw Toy Vending Machine (VIDEO)

Originally posted 10/23/2014 08:30AM

It was amusing at first, says Colin Lambert's grandmother.

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Couple Married for 73 Years Die Just 28 Hours Apart

UpdatePosted 10/22/2014 07:30PM

Couple Married for 73 Years Die Just 28 Hours Apart

Originally posted 10/22/2014 05:55PM

Helen and Joe Auer's love was so strong, not even the finality of death could keep them apart.

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