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Shannen Doherty, ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ star, dies at 53

Jul. 14, 2024 20:48 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shannen Doherty, the “Beverly Hills, 90210” star whose life and career were roiled by illness and tabloid stories, has died at 53. After years with breast cancer, Doherty died Saturday, according to a statement from her publicist, Leslie Sloane. ...

Shannen Doherty, the "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Charmed" television star, dies at 53 after years with breast cancer

Jul. 14, 2024 09:27 AM EDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shannen Doherty, the "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Charmed" television star, dies at 53 after years with breast cancer.

Sen. Klobuchar says she's cancer-free but will get radiation as precaution after a spot removal

Jul. 12, 2024 12:18 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar said Friday that she remains cancer-free following her bout with breast cancer in 2021, but doctors recently removed a small calcification and that she'll get radiation treatment as a precaution. The Minnesota Democrat, who chairs the...

Specialists say there are benefits to couples sleeping separately

Jul. 10, 2024 10:22 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Solender and his wife have been together for 42 years. They slept in the same bed for the first 10, taking to separate rooms after that. Their sleep separation was due to his developing chronic and heavy snoring that eventually led to a diagnosis of sleep...

Great-grandmother who just finished radiation treatments for breast cancer wins $5M lottery prize

Jul. 09, 2024 11:53 AM EDT

A great-grandmother from Pennsylvania who recently completed radiation treatments for breast cancer won $5 million on a scratch-off state lottery ticket that she only bought because a scheduled family trip didn't go as planned. Donna Osborne, 75, scored the big prize last month when...

She crashed and got a DUI. Now this California lawmaker is on a mission to talk about booze

Jun. 26, 2024 12:52 PM EDT

If Democratic Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo had listened to the standard advice from campaign consultants, she wouldn’t have said much after crashing her car while driving drunk last fall. She might have issued a written apology and then avoided speaking about her DUI, in the hopes...

Coming back from cancer, Brazil rugby sevens star Raquel Kochhann ready to tackle her third Olympics

Jun. 19, 2024 09:11 AM EDT

She heard her No. 10 being called, tapped hands with a teammate who was leaving the field, and ran into position for Brazil, a smile on her face. She made a quick sign of the cross, rubbed her hands and held them up with fingers splayed to receive the ball. And then Raquel Kochhann...

Editorial Roundup: Iowa

Jun. 10, 2024 07:13 AM EDT

Dubuque Telegraph-Herald. June 8, 2024. Editorial: Reducing Iowa’s cancer rates a battle to be fought on many fronts Today, the Telegraph Herald kicks off a three-part series examining the causes and impacts of Iowa’s high cancer rates, as well as efforts to combat...

Sen. Bob Menendez's wife is excused from court after cancer surgery

Jun. 05, 2024 23:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The wife of Sen. Bob Menendez was excused Wednesday from appearing in court next week after her lawyer said she’s experiencing intense and chronic pain after surgery to treat cancer. Nadine Menendez was supposed to be on trial with the Democrat for the past month,...

Bette Nash, recognized as the world's longest-serving flight attendant, dies at 88

May. 28, 2024 17:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Bette Nash, recognized as the world's longest-serving flight attendant, has died. She was 88. American Airlines, Nash's employer, announced her death on social media Saturday. The carrier noted Nash spent nearly 70 years warmly caring for customers in the air. ...