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Transcendental journey: 24-year-old cancer victim inspires after death

It was about eight months into her fight with heart cancer that 24-year-old Maire Kent knew she was going to die.

In November 2012, Kent was diagnosed with cardiac sarcoma, a rare and aggressive form of cancer. 862 more words

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Common's "KINGDOM" [VIDEO]

Man O man…. Earlier I had the pleasure of talking to the big homie Common. He stopped thru the station to meet and greet some of our loyal listeners first, then I pulled him to the side to ask him a couple questions. 31 more words

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East Texas marijuana fields valued at $175 million

GOODRICH, Texas (AP) — Authorities in East Texas said Tuesday that they have cleared more than two dozen marijuana fields that were discovered over the weekend in the woods and which contained about 100,000 plants worth an estimated $175 million. 241 more words

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Woman dies after running back into burning home for cellphone

BARTONVILLE, Ill. — An Illinois woman has died after running back into her burning home to try to grab her cellphone after originally escaping the flames Tuesday. 64 more words

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Poll of Polls update - 30 July 2014

So the latest One News Colmar Brunton poll came out on Sunday. I was up in Tauranga, preparing for a trial, which meant no blogging (plus, it’s remarkably difficult to update a Poll of Polls and then blog about it, when all you have is a mobile phone, smart as that mobile phone may be). 308 more words

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1 in 3 U.S. adults have 'debt in collections'

NEW YORK — Americans have a debt problem.

An estimated 1 in 3 adults with a credit history — or 77 million people — are so far behind on some of their debt payments that their account has been put “in collections.” 435 more words

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