Funeral scheduled for NYPD detective who fought for 9/11 fund

World Jul 2, 2019

Funeral scheduled for NYPD detective who fought for 9/11 fund

A funeral will be held Wednesday for a former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund. Detective Luis Alvarez appeared with former "Daily Show" host Jon Stewart last month to plead with Congress ...

World / Science & Health Jun 2, 2019

Immunotherapy boosts survival outlook for lung cancer patients

An immunotherapy treatment helped significantly boost survival rates among patients suffering from advanced lung cancer, according to the results of a clinical trial cited by researchers on Saturday. Almost 25 percent of patients who received the drug pembrolizumab and had not previously received chemotherapy were ...