Horror Icon, Wes Craven Dies at 76Known for bringing "Freddy Krueger" & "Ghostface" to life, Wes Craven has passed away...
Vice-President Biden's Son, Beau Dies Of Brain Cancer At 46Beau Biden, who followed his father, Vice President Joe Biden, into politics and was twice elected attorney general of Delaware, died Saturday of brain cancer. He was 46.
Pinole Fire Captain Who Died Of Brain Cancer Honored At Memorial ServiceAfter more than three decades of service, a Pinole fire captain is being honored Saturday for his dedication to protecting the city and surrounding area and for his advocacy for fire service.
Family Of Terminally Ill Woman Who Ended Her Life Unveiling New Video To Support Right-To-Die Law In CaliforniaThe family of Brittany Maynard will release a new video recorded before her death of her testimony in support of California's proposed aid-in-dying legislation ahead of a committee vote Wednesday.
UC Davis Researchers Develop Molecule That Could Make Some Brain Cancer Cells Self-DestructResearchers at the University of California, Davis said they have developed a molecule that could be effective in fighting a typically fatal type of brain cancer, by causing the cancer cells to self-destruct.
KPIX 5 Poll Finds Strong Bay Area Support For Right-To-Die Bill Among All Age Groups, Party AffiliationsAs California lawmakers consider a bill allowing terminally ill patients to obtain life-ending medication, a new KPIX 5 / SurveyUSA poll found strong support of the bill among Bay Area residents.
California Lawmakers To Introduce Right-To-Die Bill, Family Of Brittany Maynard To Voice SupportLawmakers in Sacramento will introduce right-to-die legislation on Wednesday, which would allow doctors to prescribe life-ending medication to terminally ill patients. The debate has been reignited by the recent case of a woman who left the Bay Area for Oregon to end her life.
Marijuana's Active Ingredients May Have Power To Kill Aggressive Brain CancerMarijuana’s active ingredients have the power to kill a certain type of aggressive brain cancer, according to a new study.
29-Year-Old Newlywed With Brain Cancer, Brittany Maynard, Writes Own Obituary Before Taking Life Saturday"One Day Your Life Will Flash Before Your Eyes; Make Sure It's Worth Watching" -- Brain cancer victim Brittany Maynard writes her own obituary, released after her death on November 1st.
Brain Cancer Warning Stickers Proposed For Cellphones Sold In BerkeleyCouncilmembers Kriss Worthington and Maxwell Anderson have called for a city ordinance that would require every mobile phone sold within the city to carry a sticker “warning consumers of the risk of brain cancer.”
Teen Who Covered Katy Perry's 'Roar' DiesOlivia Wise gained fame in her last weeks when a Katy Perry song she recorded went viral hit online...