CHICAGO (AP) — The Archdiocese of Chicago says retired Cardinal Francis George has been dropped from a clinical trial he had been participating in to treat a recurrence of cancer.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — People exposed to asbestos now have more time to file lawsuits over related illnesses under a bill Gov. Pat Quinn has signed.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Silas Martin of Decatur is a big fan of the Travel Channel’s “Man vs. Food.” The teen has long said if he could get host Adam Richman to town he’d be sure he tried the local Donnie’s Homespun Pizza.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois House has approved a bill allowing more time to file a lawsuit over asbestos-related disease.
The initiative was adopted 70-43 Tuesday and moves to the Senate.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A television news anchorman fighting brain cancer in Illinois has told viewers he has only four to six months to live, but he hopes to work as long as he can.
TROY, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois woman is facing charges after allegedly trying to scam people for money by falsely claiming she and her son had cancer.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois woman is jailed after being accused of collecting donations on the bogus pretense that she and her son had cancer.
Around 500 people, making up 20 teams came out last night to show their support for cancer survivors and those lost to the disease.