Thu. 3/29 11a: Just the mention of cancer in a routine appointment can trigger fear and worry for just about anybody. Early detection of any cancer is important so treatment can begin as soon as possible.
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It's traveled thousands of miles across the Pacific Ocean over the last year and now a Japanese fishing vessel that was swept out to sea during the tsunami has been spotted off the coast of British Columbia. It's rusted and drifting and apparently empty. And at more than 150,000 feet long, it's the largest object from the tsunami by far to reach the waters off North America.
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The United Nations special envoy for Syria says that country has agreed to a six-point peace plan. Envoy Kofi Annan called it a positive step toward ending the violence that. The U.N. now estimates that the conflict has cost more than 9,000 lives. But still, the violence continued and it has spilled over into northern Lebanon, according to witnesses.
Wed. 3/28 11a: What’s reservation life? Many books, forums and chats around the dinner table have explored this topic. The nonfiction book is part history, memoir and personal opinions of Indian reservations and life there.