Stories tagged: Death and dying
Wed., Oct. 17, 2012, 12:37 p.m.
Family: Ex-Sen. McGovern ‘no longer responsive’
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The family of ex-U.S. Sen. George McGovern says the 90-year-old is “no longer responsive” in hospice care. McGovern’s family issued a statement Wednesday afternoon through …
Mon., Oct. 15, 2012, 4:33 p.m.
Ex-presidential nominee George McGovern in hospice
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Longtime former U.S. Sen. George McGovern, the Democratic presidential candidate who lost to President Richard Nixon in a historic landslide, has moved into hospice care near …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2012, 6:12 p.m.
Grief counselors help after tragic air race crash
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Mixed in with the hot-dog stands, souvenir T-shirt tents, barbecue pits and model airplanes is a different kind of booth this year behind the grandstand at …
Wed., July 11, 2012, 5:04 p.m.
Little change in Dutch euthanasia post-legality
AMSTERDAM (AP) — The frequency of doctor-assisted euthanasia in the Netherlands has changed little since the longstanding practice was legalized in 2002, according to a new study. A summary published …