Organs needed

How you decide what happens to your organs after death depends on where you live in the UK. So what is the current system and what might change?People in Scotland are set to automatically become organ donors unless they opt out - following a similar move introduced in Wales in 2015.The change has fo
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Olivia de Havilland to celebrate 101st birthday

Olivia de Havilland turns 101 tomorrow. The two-time Oscar winner was one of the biggest stars of Hollywood's Golden Age and has appeared in more than 50 films. Some of her biggest roles have included "Gone With the Wind" in 1939, "The Snake Pit" in 1948 and the 1946 drama that earned de Havilland
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This July 4, I pledge allegiance. It took two wars to make me an American.

U.S. citizen(Photo: Family photo)When did I, a daughter of Vietnam, become an American?It wasn’t 1975, when our family fled the fall of Saigon and rebuilt in Phoenix. Not in 1982, the year on our U.S. citizenship certificates. It wasn’t when I married a punk-rock fan. Not even after we had kids
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24 amazing things found in lost luggage

A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Deep water diving helmet. Weighs nearly 30 pounds.(Photo: M.Pittman, Unclaimed Baggage Center)Tucked away in Scottsboro, Ala., resides the land of lost luggage: the Unclaimed Baggage Center.From rare items like Venetian masks, full suits of armor and shr
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The incredible shrinking Rex Tillerson: Can the secretary of State reclaim his job?

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman Al Thani on June 27, 2017.(Photo: Win McNamee, Getty Images)Defending his boss recently against charges that he’s heading up an incredible shrinking State Department, strategic adviser R.C. Hammond opined that th
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Venus Williams ‘at fault’ in fatal car accident, police report says

Venus Williams is “at fault” after being involved in a car accident that claimed the life of a 78-year-old man, according to a police report. According to the report, which was obtained by ABC News, Linda and Jerome Barson, whose vehicle struck Williams' car, were transported to a local hospit
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Charlie Gard: Life support to be turned off, parents say

The parents of terminally-ill baby Charlie Gard have said his life support machine will be turned off later.Chris Gard and Connie Yates have criticised doctors after their request to bring their son home to die was denied. Great Ormond Street Hospital believe Charlie has no chance of survival and sa
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An Iraqi refugee’s painful deportation story. It’s more complicated than you think.

At a protest in Detroit on June 16, 2017, Dorid Marogi's daughter wears a shirt with his photo.(Photo: Tanya Moutzalias, MLive Detroit, via AP)This is half a story. Let’s be clear. The missing half lies with the government, and at this point, the government is not very forthcoming with details.So
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Princess Kate reveals her mom’s crush on Roger Federer ahead of Wimbledon

When Roger Federer begins his quest next week for a record-breaking eighth Wimbledon men's title, he can count on Princess Kate’s mom cheering him on. “Roger [Federer] is my mother’s heartthrob,” Kate, 35, said of her mom, Carole Middleton. “I don’t think she will mind me saying that.
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How to buy marijuana in Nevada (legally) on July 1

EmbedShare Recreational marijuana will be legal to purchase in Nevada starting July 1. Jason BeanHydroponic cannabis bud resting on a pile of coins.(Photo: Getty Images)RENO — While it may not be your first time buying pot, it may be your first time doing so legally. On Saturday, recreati
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