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Ginsburg treated for cancer

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 8/23/19, 03:59 pm

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent treatment for a malignant, localized tumor on her pancreas recently, the Supreme Court announced Friday. She received three weeks of radiation therapy starting Aug. 5 and had a bile duct stent placed. No evidence of cancer remains, but doctors will continue to monitor her health.

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Fighting for China

Entertainment | Mulan actress drags Disney into Hong Kong controversy
by Mary Jackson
Posted 8/23/19, 03:46 pm

Political protests and unrest in Hong Kong have engulfed Disney’s upcoming live-action remake of Mulan.

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Conservative billionaire David Koch dies

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 8/23/19, 12:21 pm

David H. Koch, the American billionaire known for his staunch support of conservative politics, has died at age 79. He was one of four sons of Fred Koch, who made a fortune by setting up oil refineries around the world in the 1930s. David Koch, a chemical engineer and vice president of Koch Industries, became an active philanthropist after surviving a plane crash in 1991.

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