Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Sides rest their cases in Alex Rodriguez's grievance hearing

...contentious relationship with management, died Thursday, 15 months after announcing he had been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. He was 51.The Major League Players Association said Weiner died at his home in Mansfield Township, N.J...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-11-21/sides-rest-their-cases-a
Synthesizer innovator Robert Moog dies at 71

...has died. He was 71. Moog died Sunday at his home in Asheville, according to his company's Web site. An inoperable brain tumor had been detected in April. A childhood interest in the theremin, one of the first electronic musical instruments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/23/mus_4302.shtml
Music
Arts review: Skillfully unraveling the truth in a play called 'Fiction'

...between necessary strangers." That pact unravels in "Fiction," when the wife, Linda, learns she has an inoperable brain tumor. As one of her final acts, Linda, a writer, wants her novelist husband to read her diaries. "I am not real...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/26/art_423272.shtml
Arts
Overtime

...tumor at age 40 Diane Geppi-Aikens, who led the Loyola College women's team to the NCAA semifinals despite an inoperable brain tumor, died Sunday. The 40-year-old coach died at her Baltimore home, surrounded by family members and her four...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/30/oth_379920.shtml
Other sports
Writers to be on TV show

...that grew out of it will be the subject of a story on Sunday's 60 Minutes. Mr. Smith was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor in 1986 and told he had only a few months to live. Mr. Smith and Mr. Naifeh were in the middle of writing Jackson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/03/met_219986.shtml
Metro
Bradley to take over for Kotsay

...championship team in 1980, died Thursday. He was 59. Vukovich, who had been suffering from complications caused by an inoperable brain tumor, died in a Philadelphia-area hospital, the team said in a statement. A first-round draft choice by Philadelphia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/09/bas_119551.shtml
Baseball
'Best Doctors' leaving bookshelves

...been featured on CBS' 60 Minutes. Best Doctors Inc. grew out of co-founder Greg Smith's battle with an inoperable brain tumor and his struggle to find doctors to treat it. Mr. Smith and his partner Steven Naifeh, who published Best Lawyers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/11/met_233086.shtml
Metro
Amy Grant pays a visit with 'Three Wishes,' and a town's dreams come true

...their two children, relocated from their cots in the Houston Astrodome. The family of Bill Logue, who has an inoperable brain tumor, gets merchandise like a new car and backyard landscaping (with product plugs attached). But they are particularly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/07/tel_9908.shtml
Television
Odds and Ends

...A postcard mailed to a 7-year-old girl in a hospital has arrived - almost 48 years after she died of an inoperable brain tumor. Marilyn DeVrieze said her niece, Sharon Kaye Thiele, treasured a special pair of red shoes and was even photographed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/07/biz_403681.shtml
XXX Bizarre
More clients will get access to Best Doctors

...capitalists. The two Harvard Law School graduates got the idea for the business after Mr. Smith was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor in 1986. He was told by doctors at two major medical centers he had only months to live, but he sought alternative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/18/bus_319622.shtml
Business