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6-Time Angels All-Star, Former Manager Jim Fregosi Dies At 71

Jim Fregosi, a former All-Star who won more than 1,000 games as a manager for four teams, died Friday after an apparent stroke. He was 71.

02/14/2014

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Wife’s Love, Support Helps Man Overcome Stroke

A Ventura man was able to overcome a stroke with the help of his loving wife and comprehensive therapy.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/12/2014

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Her Own Reflection Is A Mystery Due To Face Blindness

While it’s not unusual to have trouble recognizing someone, picture a world where you don’t recognize any faces at all, such as those of your spouse or kids.

11/01/2013

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Doctors: Randy Travis Awake After Stroke, Surgery

Country music star Randy Travis was awake and interacting with his family and friends Monday as he recovers from surgery following a stroke, his doctors said.

07/16/2013

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Local Organization Helps Families With Loved Ones In A Medical Crisis

A local organization is helping families who have a loved one in a medical crisis.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/11/2013

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Singer Randy Travis Recovering From Brain Surgery Following Stroke

Country music stars and fans joined together to urge prayers for Randy Travis overnight as he recovered from brain surgery following a stroke at a Texas hospital.

07/11/2013

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Singer Randy Travis Out Of Surgery Following Stroke, Still Critical

Country music star Randy Travis is out of surgery but remains in critical condition after suffering a stroke while at a Texas hospital, the singer’s publicist said late Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/10/2013

Actor Tim Curry and Marcia Hurwitz attend the Museum of the Moving Image Salute to Alec Baldwin at Cipriani 42nd Street on February 28, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Reports: Actor Tim Curry Recovering From Stroke

Actor Tim Curry, best known for his role in the 1975 cult classic “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” was said to be in recovery after he suffered a stroke at his Hollywood Hills home, according to multiple reports.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/24/2013

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11-Year-Old Girl Slowly Recovering After Suffering 2 Massive Strokes

An 11-year-old girl is slowly recovering after suffering from two massive strokes last year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/06/2013

Mark Kelly attends a Congressional Gold Medal ceremony in 2011. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Gabrielle Giffords’ Husband In The Southland For Event Honoring Traumatic Brain Injury Survivors

Captain Mark Kelly — retired astronaut — is also known as former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords’ husband. Kelly came to a big event in Industry Saturday night — dedicated to survivors of traumatic brain injuries.

02/25/2012

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Missing 78-Year-Old Man From LA Is Back Home

Police report that Jose Barcelo is back home Saturday after being located in Huntington Park.

01/21/2012

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Study Finds Aspirin Therapy Not For Everyone

Many adults take one aspirin a day to prevent heart attacks or stroke. But a new study has found that only people at high or moderate risk for those diseases should be taking aspirin.

01/09/2012

Clarence Clemons and Bruce Springsteen file photo. (credit: AP)

Clarence Clemons Dies At 69

Clarence Clemons, the larger-than-life saxophone player for the E Street Band who was one of the key influences in Bruce Springsteen’s life and music through four decades, has died.

06/18/2011

Clarence Clemons and Bruce Springsteen file photo. (credit: AP)

Bruce Springsteen Says Clarence Clemons’ Stroke Is ‘Serious’

Bruce Springsteen says band mate Clarence Clemons’ stroke was serious and he’s going to need a lot of help to get back to his former self.

06/14/2011

Harold Camping believes the Rapture will take place Saturday. (credit: AP)

Rapture Preacher Suffers Stroke

The California radio preacher who predicted that the end of the world would take place last month has suffered a stroke.

06/13/2011

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