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The sun sets over Lake Michigan on Aug. 8, 2014 on the day the author learned he had a tumor behind his eye for the second time. (CBS)

After News Of Tumor, Man Makes A Request Of Others

The news was delivered by one of the doctors who saved him the first time.


Max Lacewell, 6, died after a nine-month battle with DIPG, a rare tumor that attacks the brain stem. His parents are working to raise money to research a cure. (Lacewell Family Photo)

Parents Work To Find Cure After Son Dies From Rare Tumor

The parents of a courageous 6-year-old boy with an extremely rare disease have been on a crusade to help save other children nationwide. CBS 2’s Dave Savini looked into the life of a boy named Max and his parents’ fight for a cure.

CBS 2–11/09/2011

Phil Cline

Former Top Cop Phil Cline Has Lymphoma But Not Pancreatic Cancer

Former Chicago Police Supt. Phil Cline is battling lymphoma, his family said Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2011