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Morton Plant Hospital Performs 500th TAVR Surgery

Morton Plant Hospital Performs 500th TAVR Surgery

CLEARWATER, Fla., March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Morton Plant Hospital has performed its 500th Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) surgery. A minimally invasive heart valve replacement surgery, TAVR is a treatment…

Leonardo DiCaprio Meets With Pope, Discusses Environment

Leonardo DiCaprio Meets With Pope, Discusses Environment

“Your Holiness, thank you for granting me this private audience with you,” the actor said in Italian as he arrived. VATICAN CITY (AP) — Actor Leonardo DiCaprio brushed up his…

Kid President coming to Kansas to share happiness with the world

Kid President coming to Kansas to share happiness with the world

HAYS -His expertise is “being awesome” and he comes to share happiness with the world. Eleven-year-old Robby Novak, popular YouTube personality of “Kid President,” will be on the Fort Hays…

Massacre victim hailed as a hero for shielding wounded coworker

Massacre victim hailed as a hero for shielding wounded coworker

Forty-five-year old Shannon Johnson of Los Angeles is being hailed as a hero for shielding a wounded coworker during the San Bernardino attack. Denise Peraza was reportedly shot in the…

Hero Dog Diesel’s Replacement Handed To France

Hero Dog Diesel’s Replacement Handed To France

Russia has given the puppy in a show of solidarity after the death of a police dog in a raid following the Paris attacks. A puppy offered to France as…

Honoring our American Heroes for Over 25 Years: The National Memorial Day Concert on PBS Live from The U.S. Capitol

Honoring our American Heroes for Over 25 Years: The National Memorial Day Concert on PBS Live from The U.S. Capitol

JOE MANTEGNA AND GARY SINISE MARK 10TH ANNIVERSARY CO-HOSTING THE NIGHT OF REMEMBRANCE WASHINGTON, April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — This Memorial Day weekend, PBS brings viewers an inspiring night of…

Smithsonian Announces $2.5 Million Jazz Endowment by LeRoy Neiman Foundation and Installation of Neiman’s “Big Band” Painting

Smithsonian Announces $2.5 Million Jazz Endowment by LeRoy Neiman Foundation and Installation of Neiman’s “Big Band” Painting

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — April is Jazz Appreciation Month, and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History will launch the celebration with a special announcement of the LeRoy…

Sundance matches good causes with corporations, celebrities

Sundance matches good causes with corporations, celebrities

PARK CITY, Utah – Movie stars want free stuff, and corporate America wants celebrities to be photographed with their free stuff, but nobody wants to look greedy. The solution? Feel…

NASA Joins White House, from Ground and Space, to Discuss State of STEM Education in America

NASA Joins White House, from Ground and Space, to Discuss State of STEM Education in America

WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — NASA will join the White House Office of Science & Technology Policy (OSTP) Wednesday, Jan. 21 for its third annual State of Science, Technology,…

United Launch Alliance Atlas V Rocket Successfully Launches Payload for the National Reconnaissance Office

United Launch Alliance Atlas V Rocket Successfully Launches Payload for the National Reconnaissance Office

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Dec. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying a payload for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) lifted off from…