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    Sisters diagnosed weeks apart fight breast cancer together

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Two Utah sisters grew up in the same bedroom, went to the same college, worked for almost a decade at the same company and have visited over 50 countries side by side. Now every three weeks, they sit together in matching...

    By Hallie Golden, Associated Press|

  • Business

    Texas trying revamped sex offender treatment program

    LITTLEFIELD, Texas (AP) Outside of a struggling West Texas town, about a mile from the high school, sits a one-story brick building, its perimeter fencing topped with razor wire. Since last fall, it's been home to some of Texas' most violent...

    By Betsy Blaney, Associated Press|

  • Business

    Military veteran finds a mission nursing fellow vets at VA

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) Nursing assistant Tom Alligood wears camouflage scrubs during his emergency room shifts at the Dorn VA hospital because he says it helps other veteran patients realize they've "walked over the same dirt," the 62-year-old...

    By Susanne M. Schafer, Associated Press|

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    Cancer survivor stunned by attention over graduation denial

    PHOENIX (AP) Overwhelming public support is outweighing any lingering bitterness for a suburban Phoenix high school student who kept up with classes through cancer treatments but wasn't allowed to walk at graduation."Having people tell me that...

    By Terry Tang, Associated Press|

  • Health

    Spend Memorial Day at an all-day rally for the San Jose Sharks

    SAN JOSE -- Love the San Jose Sharks and need something to do on Memorial Day?

    By Tracy Seipel, tseipel@bayareanewsgroup.com|

  • Health

    Spend Memorial Day at an all-day rally for the San Jose Sharks

    SAN JOSE -- Love the San Jose Sharks and need something to do on Memorial Day?

    By Tracy Seipel, tseipel@bayareanewsgroup.com|

  • Health

    Spend Memorial Day at an all-day rally for the San Jose Sharks

    SAN JOSE -- Love the San Jose Sharks and need something to do on Memorial Day?

    By Tracy Seipel, tseipel@bayareanewsgroup.com|

  • Health

    Spend Memorial Day at an all-day rally for the San Jose Sharks

    SAN JOSE -- Love the San Jose Sharks and need something to do on Memorial Day?

    By Tracy Seipel, tseipel@bayareanewsgroup.com|

  • News

    Honolulu schools to let kids with lice stay in class

    HONOLULU (AP) Honolulu students who get lice next year can stay in schools that are included in a new education department policy.Schools currently send students home for treatment, KHON-TV reported (http://bit.ly/1Z67gaF).It's unclear why the...

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  • Business

    Injured snowboarder helps other brain injury survivors

    LINCOLN, Vt. (AP) A near-fatal halfpipe crash while training for the 2010 Olympics ended Kevin Pearce's snowboarding career and changed his life forever. Six years later, Pearce, 28, continues to cope with his traumatic brain injury that he...

    By Lisa Rathke, Associated Press|

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