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Vatican City

Photo: Pope Francis greets US Vice President Joe Biden at Vatican regenerative medicine conference; Biden was to speak about cancer research - @CatholicSat

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literature

Author Jenny Diski, who also wrote a serialized diary on being diagnosed with inoperable cancer, dies aged 68 - Guardian

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Philadelphia, PA

More: Billy Paul's manager Beverly Gay says Paul was diagnosed with cancer and hospitalized last week at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia - NBC Philadelphia

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Sweetwater, TN

#BREAKING Family: Sweetwater woman plans to pay back donations after faking cancer https://t.co/FQckEtqB5A #WATE https://t.co/8LXvKvL8Ww - @6News

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Sweetwater, TN

#BREAKING Sweetwater woman investigated for faking cancer, collecting donations https://t.co/FQckEtqB5A #WATE https://t.co/uZDVOxsAtD - @6News

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Syracuse, NY

College basketball great Dwayne 'Pearl' Washington dies at age 52, says family; had battled brain tumor diagnosis - Syracuse University

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Connecticut, US

#BREAKING: Connecticut teen forced to undergo cancer treatment says a new mass was found https://t.co/yZsFLslVBw - @NBCConnecticut

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Salem, MA

#BREAKING: Salem mom convicted of attempted murder in death of cancer-stricken son set free without bail #7News - @7News

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United States

US Vice President Biden to travel to Vatican City on April 28 to deliver remarks on his Cancer Moonshot Task Force - @anitakumar01

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Ohio, US

Ohio Senate passes legislation that would recognize the increased risk of certain types of cancers among firefighters - WEWS

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Sean Parker

Facebook co-founder Sean Parker donates record $250 million to cancer immunotherapy research in 6 hospitals - USA TODAY

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New Zealand

New Zealand's former Blues rugby player Kurtis Haiu dies at 31 after battle with cancer - New Zealand Herald

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Lenoir City, TN

#BREAKING: The wife of Lenoir City's mayor has died from cancer #WATE https://t.co/QkCU2cwtKf https://t.co/7qeGzBomPW - @6News

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obituaries

Reality TV personality Daisy Lewellyn dies after battle with liver cancer at age 36 - E! Online

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

RT @abcnewsMelb: #BREAKING: Former Bishop of Ballarat Ronald #Mulkearns has died after a battle with cancer - @abcnews

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cancer

ITV This Morning advice columnist Denise Robertson dies after short battle with cancer, show says - ITV This Morning

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Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles city councilman Bill Rosendahl dies at 70 after battling cancer, city officials say - ABC7

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Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg, others donate $125 million to create a cancer institute at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore - AP

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celebrities

Former US supermodel Janice Dickinson says she is battling early-stage breast cancer - Daily Mail

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obituaries

Uganda FA says goalkeeper Abel Dhaira died of cancer at age 28 in Iceland - Federation of Uganda Football Associations

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