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science

Oldest evidence of breast cancer found in Egyptian skeleton - @Reuters

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Great Britain, GB

British boy whose parents were arrested now seems free of cancer, family spokesman says http://t.co/sfuuT4Lpqh http://t.co/0Zec3dIjZZ - @cnnbrk

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China

Chinese military's former 2nd-highest ranking officer, Xu Caihou, who was facing bribery probe, dies of cancer, state media reports - @AP

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Nashville, TN, US

#BREAKING Longtime Nashville radio host Billy Block dies after battle with cancer. http://t.co/v4xywQApp0 - @WSMV

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The Simpsons

'The Simpsons' co-creator Sam Simon dies at 59, showrunner confirms; was diagnosed with cancer in 2012 - @Variety

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Apple March 9, 2015, event

Photo: 1st apps made with Apple's new ResearchKit target Parkinson's, diabetes, Parkinson's, cardiovascular disease, asthma, breast cancer - @JMBooyah

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AbbVie

US drug maker AbbVie says it will buy cancer biotech Pharmacyclics in a $21 billion deal - @WSJbreakingnews

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media

News anchor Tom Brokaw writing memoir about his battle with multiple myeloma - @AP

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Tampa, FL, US

#BREAKING No patients in building that caught fire at St. Joseph's Cancer Institute in Tampa. http://t.co/lxic6YO1SN http://t.co/iM54b7PO5h - @WFLA

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Tampa, FL, US

#BREAKING: #Tampa firefighters battle blaze on roof of St. Joseph’s Cancer Center. http://t.co/uUl4FN5DvI http://t.co/16ocPhcHPc - @TBOcom

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entertainment

Mexican telenovela actress Lorena Rojas died Monday at 44 after a battle with cancer - @cnnbrk

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Lesley Gore

More: Singer-songwriter Lesley Gore died of cancer at New York University Langone Medical Center in Manhattan, her partner says - @AP

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Singapore

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's prostrate cancer surgery was successful, his office says - @STcom

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cancer

New York Times media columnist David Carr died of lung cancer and cardiovascular disease, medical examiner says - @nytimes

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Alan Nunnelee

RT @CNNPolitics: Rep. Alan Nunnelee died after a battle with brain cancer. He entered hospice care on Jan. 26. http://t.co/eXpR5zim1Y http:… - @cnnbrk

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obituaries

Sir Martin Gilbert, a member of the Iraq Inquiry panel, and biographer of Winston Churchill, dies - @telegraph

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West Lothian, Scotland, GB

Scottish teen Jak Trueman loses battle with cancer days after specially-organized prom - @TheScotsman

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Omaha, NE, US

Woman who lied about daughter having cancer is sentenced http://t.co/xt6bzo5jdK #breaking - @KETV

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Omaha, NE, US

#BREAKING: Woman who lied about daughter having cancer is sentenced: http://t.co/YEnj80HTMT http://t.co/GY4eKemQEY - @KETV

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crime & courts

Court rules against 17-year-old Connecticut teen fighting to end chemotherapy, says she is not mentally competent to make own medical decisions - @NBCNews

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