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  • 83-year-old who killed 94-year-old roommate gets lifetime probation

     
    An 83-year-old man who murdered his 94-year-old roommate while both were recovering from surgery at a Laguna Woods rehabiliation center was sentenced Friday to lifetime probation with a suspended sentence of 16 years....
  • Jailed former South African police chief Selebi gets medical parole

     
    A disgraced former police chief of South Africa and Interpol boss serving a 15-year prison sentence for corruption was released Friday on medical parole, with officials insisting he didn’t get preferential treatment. Correctional Services Minister...
  • Illegal immigrants should have health coverage, foundation says

     
    The California Endowment is launching a campaign to extend medical coverage to all uninsured state residents, including undocumented immigrants. An estimated 3 million to 4 million Californians, or about 10% of the state’s population, could remain...
  • Orleans Parish

    September 4, 2012 6:08 PM EINSTEIN CHARTER SCHOOL TO RE-OPEN TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 Please announce: Students should report for school at Einstein Elementary Charter School tomorrow, Wednesday, September 5 by 8am.   --------------------...
  • Terrebonne Parish

    September 3, 2012 4:17 PM Consolidated Waterworks District  # 1 Terrebonne Parish has been given authority by The Department of Health and Hospitals, State of Louisiana, to lift the Boil Water Advisory on all of the area south of Dulac Water Tank, 7618...
  • Old Alaska friends meet by chance: One is now giving a kidney to save the other

    Old Alaska friends meet by chance: One is now giving a kidney to save the other
    All of us at one time or another have given a gift to a friend. But two lifelong friends from Alaska are showing how the bond of friendship can save a life. Judie Wolfe is donating one of her kidneys to her friend Terri Teas. “Everybody should...
  • Showing kindness to strangers

    Do you remember the scene in “A Streetcar Named Desire” when Blanch says, “I've always depended on the kindness of strangers?” If you are familiar with the story, you know that it didn't really work out for her. I'd like to think...
  • Third chance for one kidney

    Third chance for one kidney
    By the time Ray Fearing was first diagnosed with a rare kidney disease back in 2000, the damage that had already been done was such that a transplant would eventually be his only option. "By then, they (the doctors) had noticed there was a lot of...
  • Local man gets kidney as part of 10-way organ swap

    Local man gets kidney as part of 10-way organ swap
    LA JOLLA, Calif. -- A San Diego man and his friend, a woman from San Marcos, have become part of the first intercontinental kidney donation chain, officials with Scripps Health announced today. The chain, which started when an Oklahoma woman gave a...
  • What I wish I'd asked

    What I wish I'd asked
    Digging through my mother’s dresser several weeks ago, I retrieved a blue plastic cleaner's bag and peeked inside. Was that a wedding veil, the abundant tulle lightly folded? I stuck a hand in. It was not just one wedding veil I retrieved;...
  • Two Teens Given A Second Chance At Life

    Two Teens Given A Second Chance At Life
    Two New Orleans area teenagers have been given a second chance at life. Both had been waiting on life-saving organ transplants, and they got them this week just moments apart. The 610 stompers are doing what they do best; busting moves and putting...
  • IU Health tweets during live kidney transplant

    IU Health tweets during live kidney transplant
    Kidneys are not usually a trending topic on Twitter, but on Wednesday, IU Health is trying to change that. Hospital staff will live tweet from inside an operating room, as one Indiana man gets a kidney from his good friend. Caleb Johnson from Merom,...