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The Girl of My Dreams – NYTimes.com

There is nothing the world loves more than an athlete who’s playing the game on behalf of a dying loved one. In the land of sports, people who have terminal illnesses are always more interested in the team’s fortunes than in having their son/brother/lover/best friend at their bedside. The story’s …

Cancer patient embarrassed by security pat-down

SEATTLE (AP) — A Michigan woman dying of leukemia says she hopes her embarrassment during a Seattle airport security pat-down might change the way the Transportation Security Administration treats travelers with medical conditions. A TSA spokeswoman said late Tuesday, however, that the agency had reviewed video from the security checkpoint …