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Meechy Monroe, a YouTube Star For her Natural Hair Lessons, Dies at 32 From Brain Cancer

Meechy Monroe, who achieved YouTube fame with hairstyle tutorials that empowered black women to embrace the natural hair movement and forgo harsh chemicals, died June 27 at a nursing home in Westmont, Ill. She was 32. (more…)

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14-Year-Old Cancer Survivor to Announce Ravens’ 1st Pick at NFL Draft

T.J. Owuanibe is known as "the kid with the football" at Children's National Hospital in Washington, D.C. On Thursday night, he'll be "the kid announcing the first selection" for the Baltimore Ravens at the NFL draft. (more…)

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Drug Use and Infidelity Led to Kathleen Biden’s Divorce from Husband Hunter

Kathleen Biden detailed a rocky relationship with husband Hunter Biden, alleging drug use and infidelity dating to at least 2015, shortly after Hunter's brother, former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, died of brain cancer, according to court filings. (more…)

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Shocked Joe Biden Breaks Down as Pres. Obama Awards him the Medal of Freedom at Surprise Ceremony and he Pays Tribute to his Late Son and Obama

Joe Biden broke down in tears on Thursday as Barack Obama awarded him the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a surprise farewell ceremony. (more…)

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Heartbreaking Images Document the Lives of Two Devoted Newlyweds After the Husband was Diagnosed with Brain Cancer Months Into Their Marriage and Died Weeks After his wife Gave Birth

An Atlanta couple's courageous and tragic battle against brain cancer in the midst of first-time parenthood has been documented in a powerful photo series. (more…)

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CDC Says Brain Cancer is Now the Deadliest Form of Cancer for U.S. Children

Brain cancer is now the deadliest form of childhood cancer in the United States, surpassing leukemia as treatment advances have allowed doctors to cure many blood-related cancers, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday. (more…)

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Private Information on Hundreds of People, Including Teenage Rape Victims, Exposed on Wikileaks’ Website

WikiLeaks' global crusade to expose government secrets is causing collateral damage to the privacy of hundreds of innocent people, including survivors of sexual abuse, sick children and the mentally ill, The Associated Press has found. (more…)

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A Bond Beyond Politics – Why Joe Biden Wanted Barack Obama to Deliver His Son’s Eulogy

Vice President Joe Biden and President Barack Obama went through the fires together: two presidential campaigns, economic collapse, war, terrorism, destabilization of the Arab world and societal change that spawned the Tea Party and gay marriage waves simultaneously. (more…)

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Many People Angry After ESPN Chooses “Caitlyn” Jenner Over Lauren Hill for ESPY Courage Award

Caitlyn Jenner excitedly wrote on Twitter “What the hell am I going to wear?” when it was announced that the reality star was to be honored at next month’s ESPY’s with the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage. (more…)

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