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August 31, 2018 2:52 PM Cancer survivor uses Times Square billboard to find kidney donor

A Long Island dad and cancer survivor is searching for a new kidney at the Crossroads of the World — using a sky-high billboard paid for by a generous friend. “My name is Marc. I need a kidney. YOU can help!” says the billboard, on Broadway and 47th Street, in Times Square. The massive advertisement — which sits above ones for Broadway shows — features 395

August 27, 2018 1:20 PM Florida restaurant no longer allows 'Monkey Mondays' after animal bit 8-year-old boy

A restaurant in Florida has stopped allowing a couple to bring their monkeys after one of them bit a child. (iStock) A restaurant in Florida has canceled its weekly “Monkey Mondays” after a customer’s pet monkey bit a child’s finger. Carrabba’s Italian Grill in Stuart, Fla., started the exotic pet-friendly tradition when a local couple would bring their 293

August 26, 2018 7:00 PM Maine Gov. Paul LePage hospitalized after 'discomfort'

PORTLAND, Maine – Maine Gov. Paul LePage is in stable condition and under observation at a Bangor hospital after experiencing discomfort. Peter Steele, a spokesman for the Republican governor, says the 69-year-old LePage experienced discomfort on Saturday while visiting family in New Brunswick, Canada. He says LePage was taken by ambulance to Presque 132

August 24, 2018 4:52 PM Robert Wickens has surgery on right arm, legs

Driver Robert Wickens, who was injured in a frightening wreck Sunday, had surgeries on his right arm and both legs this week as doctors continue to treat him at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, IndyCar announced Friday. The surgeries were completed without complication, though he is expected to face more corrective surgeries and rehabilitation 70

August 23, 2018 12:24 PM Texas man bitten by shark has flesh-eating bacteria related to attack

Blaine Shelton said he's being treated for flesh-eating bacteria related to his shark attack that occurred earlier this month. (GoFundMe) A man who was bitten by a shark while swimming at a Texas beach earlier this month said he’s now being treated for flesh-eating bacteria related to the shark bite. Blaine Shelton was admitted to the hospital again 196

August 22, 2018 10:17 PM Saudi trainee doctors in Canada allowed to stay longer

TORONTO (Reuters) - Five Canadian universities said on Wednesday that Saudi trainee doctors enrolled in their programs had been granted an extra three weeks in the country, a brief reprieve as a spat between the two countries forces nearly 1,000 people to leave their training early. A call came this week from the Saudi Arabian Cultural Bureau, the organization 58

August 21, 2018 10:28 PM Lamar Odom reveals he suffered 12 strokes, 6 heart attacks while in coma

Lamar Odom says it’s a miracle he’s alive, and after hearing what he went through it’s hard to argue with that. “All my doctors that see me say I’m a walking miracle,” he told the comedian. “I had 12 strokes and six heart attacks when I was in a coma.” While he was in a coma, this then-wife Khloé Kardashian withdrew her request for divorce to aid him in his recovery 98

August 14, 2018 4:16 PM New York sues OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma over opioids

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York state on Tuesday said it has sued Purdue Pharma LP, accusing the OxyContin maker of widespread fraud and deception in the marketing of opioid products, contributing to a nationwide epidemic that has killed thousands. In a complaint filed in a state court in Suffolk County, New York said Purdue repeatedly misled doctors and patients 52

August 10, 2018 1:28 AM Julia Louis-Dreyfus returns to work on 'Veep' following breast cancer treatment

On Thursday, the actress shared a photo of herself and her co-stars all smiling while at a table read for the hit HBO series. "Guys, we just learned how to take a picture of ourselves on my phone! How cool is this? @veephbo Table read episodes 2 & 3 Season 7, baby!" she captioned the Instagram picture. "Hoorah! Great doctors, great results, feeling happy 81

August 9, 2018 12:57 PM Kawhi Leonard breaks silence to thank Spurs, Gregg Popovich

New Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard summed up his farewell to San Antonio and the Spurs in two words: "Thank you." "I have been going back and forth the last few weeks trying to figure out the right things to say, and it comes down to two simple words: THANK YOU!" Leonard wrote. Leonard's exit from San Antonio had been tumultuous. He appeared in nine games 55