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Mom of 6 says ‘hardest thing’ about breast cancer diagnosis was telling kids: ‘I could see the fear in their eyes’

(ABC/Nicolette Cain) Breast cancer patient Sarah Weimer opens up about her breast cancer journey on "The View" on Oct. 17, 2019, for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.(NEW YORK) -- For Sarah Weimer, a 36-year-old mother who was diagnosed with breast cancer, the "hardest thing" wasn't the side effects of chemotherapy but telling her six children that "mommy has breast cancer," she told The View on Thursday.Weimer, who is from Idaho, was diagnosed with stage-three breast cancer earlier this year. She opened up about her journey on ...

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US, Turkey reach agreement on Syria, but differ over whether it's a ceasefire or pause in operations

omersukrugoksu/iStock(WASHINGTON) — Turkey has agreed an agreement on Thursday to halt Turkish operations against Syrian Kurdish forces the U.S. once backed in what President Donald Trump heralded as a "great day for civilization," but critics condemned as capitulation to Turkish demands.Following negotiations -- led by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Vice President Mike Pence -- the two sides released a joint statement that said Turkey "will pause" its operations for 120 hours for those Kurdish forces to withdraw from a 20-mile-deep territory that will ...

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'Not a ceasefire': Turkish leader says it's a 'pause' after Pence touts agreement

omersukrugoksu/iStock(WASHINGTON) — Turkey has agreed an agreement on Thursday to halt Turkish operations against Syrian Kurdish forces the U.S. once backed in what President Donald Trump heralded as a "great day for civilization," but critics condemned as capitulation to Turkish demands.Following negotiations -- led by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Vice President Mike Pence -- the two sides released a joint statement that said Turkey "will pause" its operations for 120 hours for those Kurdish forces to withdraw from a 20-mile-deep territory that will ...

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Exclusive: Hunter Biden talks getting married after 6 days and why his life is in 'the best place I've ever been'

ABC News (Hunter Biden talks with ABC's Amy Robach, October 2019)(NEW YORK) -- Hunter Biden was not alone when he stepped out of the shadows in his first broadcast interview since drawing the ire of President Donald Trump. By his side was his new 33-year-old bride, Melissa Cohen Biden, whom he married in Los Angeles in May -- just six days after they met.When Hunter first met Melissa, he leveled with her about his past, including the tragic deaths of his mother, sister and brother, ...

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Strokes are becoming more common in younger adults and PTSD may be a cause

utah778/iStock(NEW YORK) -- By Dr. Saumya BhutaniThe incidence of stroke, a major cause of disability and death, is on the rise in young and middle-aged adults. A new study suggests that PTSD may be a contributing factor."There is now a large amount of evidence that stroke is on the rise in young adults aged less than 45. We are still unable to identify the cause of stroke in about half of overall stroke patients below 30 years of age. We need more studies and funding ...

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Chinese diplomats must notify about all meetings with universities, local governments: State Department

Kiyoshi Tanno/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The State Department announced that it will require all American-based Chinese officials to notify the U.S. of any meetings with state and local governments and educational or research institutions.The move, the latest in a growing diplomatic tit-for-tat, is meant to "level the playing field here with China," according to a senior State Department official who briefed reporters Wednesday, but sparked an angry response from Beijing.U.S. diplomats in China must notify and get approval for any such meeting in China -- a step ...

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Washington Wizards, Bradley Beal agree to two-year contract extension

taka4332/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The Washington Wizards have agreed to a two-year contract extension with All-Star guard Bradley Beal, the team announced Thursday. Beal was already owed $58 million over the next two seasons. He will make $72 million over the span of the extension, which goes into effect for the 2021-2022 season.Beal could then be eligible for a five-year extension worth $266 million -- which would be the largest contract in NBA history.The deal comes as rumors that teams could seek to acquire Beal in a ...

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YTMT Logo For Dems the hour grows late.

At some level Democrats know that when properly understood by the electorate, their programs are dead at the ballot box.

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