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FDA Clears Drug For Advanced Kidney Cancer

Patients with hard-to-treat kidney cancer that has spread to other parts of the body gained a new drug option Friday, after federal regulators approved a twice-a-day pill from Pfizer for the disease.

01/27/2012

Etta James in 2009. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Etta James, Legendary Blues Singer, Dies At 73

Etta James, the R&B singer whose enduring hits include “At Last” and “Tell Mama,” has died at the age of 73.

01/20/2012

Brandon Vance

Soldier Sacrifices Kidney To Stranger He Met On The Radio

Brandon Vance served three tours of duty in Iraq, only to end up in a hospital bed back home in Dallas.

07/29/2011

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Dallas Man To Bike In All 50 States For Organ Donor Awareness

A Dallas man is spending his summer raising awareness about the need for organ donors. David Landsberg is starting his 50-state tour on this Fourth of July.

07/04/2011

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Father’s Day Especially Sweet For New Dad Awaiting Transplant

There was a time when Wendy Russell didn’t think she could have ANY babies let alone twins. Grace and Luke were born in the same minute, 12 days ago.

06/17/2011

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Former Cowboys Player Ron Springs Dead At 54

Ron Springs, a running back for Ohio State in the 1970s who went on to an NFL career with the Dallas Cowboys and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, has died. He was 54.

05/12/2011

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Organ Donor’s Family Meets Those Who Were Saved

Aaron Anderson was nervous and unsure of what to say Sunday. He was, in fact, meeting the family of a woman who saved his life after she lost her own.

04/17/2011

The cast of the Kidd Kraddick In The Morning radio program. (Credit: kiddkraddick.com)

Nationally Syndicated Radio Show Helps Land Woman A Kidney

A few months ago, radio personality Shanon Murphy and Plano resident Gail Moten were strangers. But the two have since grown close together after something happened one August morning.

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