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Garry Bredefeld’s Battle With Cancer

I have a personal story about cancer and I'm sharing it now six years after my first symptoms appeared in the hope of helping others to battle — and beat — this terrible disease. Today I am a two-time cancer...
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Television’s ‘Survivor’ Dealing With #MeToo-Era Issues

NEW YORK — The CBS game “Survivor” ends its 39th edition this week reeling from controversy over its first-ever forced removal of a contestant, a Hollywood agent sent packing after young women complained about inappropriate touching. The abrupt exit of play...
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Kaiser Employees Lift Up Human Trafficking Victims

A bottle of shampoo. A tube of toothpaste. These are simple things that many folks take for granted. "We are incredibly grateful that Kaiser Permanente's employees made this donation to help our young adult ...
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For Route 91 Survivors, ‘Country Strong’ Means Community

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — They have the date 10-1-2017 tattooed on their bodies and have memorial walls of pictures in their homes. One woman made a bracelet out of her Route 91 Harvest festival wristband, while many others can be spotted at concerts wearing shirts t...

Crash Victim Describes Painful, Seven Day Ordeal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Oregon woman who was badly injured and stranded for a week after her Jeep plunged 250 feet over a cliff into the ocean near Big Sur in California says she survived by drinking fresh water ...