Breaking News apps
Find out first with the Breaking News app
Download our free app for Android, Windows Phone, and more

Tom Brokaw

Tom Brokaw announces his cancer is in remission - @NBCNews

31 WHOA!

Desmond Tutu

Archbishop Desmond Tutu cancels travel for rest of year as he battles cancer, foundation says - @cnnbrk

20 WHOA!


Kansas City Chiefs say doctors have diagnosed safety Eric Berry with Hodgkin lymphoma - @41ActionNews

40 WHOA!


New York Rangers sign 15-year-old diagnosed with cancer to 1-day contract - @SInow

74 WHOA!


JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon says tests find no evidence of cancer after treatment; had announced he had 'curable' throat cancer 5 months ago - @BloombergTV

14 WHOA!

NCAA basketball

The family of NCAA basketball player and cancer activist Lauren Hill have signed her up for hospice care - @USATODAYsports

25 WHOA!

Cambridge, England, GB

Cancer doctor Myles Bradbury jailed for 22 years for sexually abusing 18 child patients at hospital in Cambridge, England - @BBCBreaking

25 WHOA!

South Korea

Cancer mortality rate in rural South Korea 1.36 times greater than that in cities, public health agency reports - @YonhapNews

33 WHOA!

Kansas City Chiefs

Kansas City Chiefs fear safety Eric Berry has lymphoma; he's been placed on the NFI list - out for the season - @ESPNNFL

23 WHOA!


#Breaking: Diem Brown dead -- MTV star dies at 32 after long battle with cancer http://t.co/cqA6PC5Yvk #RIPDiemBrown http://t.co/unLkD14jit - @TMZ



Reality television star Diem Brown dies at 32 after long battle with cancer - @peoplemag

28 WHOA!


Ottawa Senators' general manager Bryan Murray says he has Stage 4 colon cancer that has spread to his liver and lung - @CJ_Stevenson

35 WHOA!

Warner Bros.

Actress Carol Ann Susi, voice of Mrs. Wolowitz on 'Big Bang Theory,' dies at 62 after brief battle with an aggressive cancer, Warner Bros. Television confirms - @BuzzFeedNews

End of alert
85 WHOA!


Henry Jackson, known as Big Bank Hank of rap group Sugarhill Gang, has reportedly died of cancer - @washingtonpost

38 WHOA!


Former Australian cricket captain Richie Benaud says he is undergoing radiation therapy for skin cancer - @ABCNews

15 WHOA!

Oregon, US

Compassion & Choices organization on death of Brittany Maynard: 'Brittany Maynard's public story of bravely enduring brain cancer touched the hearts of millions of Americans. ... She died as she intended - peacefully in her bedroom, in the arms of her loved ones' - @CompAndChoices

End of alert
48 WHOA!

Tom Menino dies

Spokeswoman says former Boston Mayor Tom Menino, who was diagnosed with advanced cancer in February, died in the company of his family and friends - @AP

End of alert
18 WHOA!


Google announces a nanoparticle project designed to detect cancer in your blood - @TheNextWeb

53 WHOA!


Fmr. @mayortommenino suspending cancer treatments/book tour to spend more time w/family. #fox25 #Breaking http://t.co/5xyDuv9Om9 - @fox25news


Thomas Menino

Former Boston Mayor Menino says he's suspending book tour, cancer treatments; 'it is time for me to spend more time with my family, grandkids and friends' - @BostonGlobe

25 WHOA!