Emanuel AME Church's other pastor remembered after Vice President Biden's visit

...wrist and spoke about the feeling of loss in his own life.The vice president's son, Beau, died late last month of brain cancer. Beau Biden narrowly avoided death as a young boy in a 1972 car crash that killed Joe Biden's first wife and his...

Bottom Line: Biden's loss

...where Vice President Biden's son Beau had been attorney general.The younger Biden, 46, yielded last Saturday to brain cancer.The elder Biden, embraced by friends and rivals alike as sometimes laughable but always affable, is no stranger...

Institute is dedicated to Senate's dealmaker

...presidential library on Boston's Columbia Point. The late senator envisioned the facility before he was diagnosed with brain cancer in 2008. He died in 2009.The centerpiece of the new facility is a replica of the Senate floor where Kennedy had a...

Rose recalls golfing great Ballesteros on day of his 58th birthday

...signed by the two-time Masters champion in 2010 after Rose won the tournament.Ballesteros died May 7, 2011, from brain cancer."Obviously we'll toast him (Thursday) at dinner," Rose said. "He's definitely been sort of a hero of mine...

NFL Films founder Ed Sabol dies at 98

...pregame locker room speeches.Steve Sabol, who succeeded his father as NFL Films' president, died in 2012 at age 69 of brain cancer. PLAYOFF COMMITTEE: Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt was appointed to the College Football Playoff selection...

Mo'ne Davis named AP's Female Athlete of the Year

...beat out Mount St. Joseph freshman Lauren Hill, who played her first college basketball game while battling terminal brain cancer, and three-time winner Serena Williams.Davis tossed a two-hitter to help Phil a delphia beat Nashville 4-0...

Baseball official gets press box prostate exam

...exam was performed.Milovich had the exam performed as part of a challenge with a 10-year-old boy suffering from brain cancer who has a Facebook page telling about his fight. Milovich agreed to have the exam done if the page got 10,000 "likes...

Dignity, darkly defined

...rational and articulate about her decision to end her life rather than spending her last few months suffering from terminal brain cancer.Her story ? made very public through recorded testimonials for the Compassion & Choices national advocacy group...

UConn women easily beat Notre Dame in Jimmy V Classic

...men's team Saturday night.LAUREN HILL: The V Foundation and ESPN announced a $100,000 grant to fund pediatric brain cancer research in honor of Lauren Hill. Hill, the Mount St. Joseph University women's basketball player, has shared...

Terminally ill woman chooses to die on Nov. 1

29-year old Brittany Maynard has terminal brain cancer. Maynard has chosen Nov. 1 - two days after her husband's birthday - as the day she will die.