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Governor of PA with prostate cancer
According to CNN, governor of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, announced Wednesday that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. He says it is treatable within several months, is not of huge concern and is thankful to have caught it early on. Wolf said he will be spending more time with his family but will not allow his medical condition to take away from serving the people of Pennsylvania and he urges them to get regular check-ups.
U.S. and Jordan: Allies Against ISIS
Jordanian King Abdullah II and Barak Obama complement each other on each other’s handling the situations of ISIS. CNN reports both leaders are optimistic about ceasefire in Syria and they discussed the importance of the political process of the refugee problem along with the Isreali-Palestinian conflict. Jordan and is one of the U.S.’s closest allies in the battle of fighting ISIS.
Regarding the recent death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, CNN makes the interesting case that the circumstances of the death should have been considered more and an autopsy should have been preformed. Scalia died Saturday February, 13 at a private residence in Marfa, Texas in bed and recorded to have been of natural causes. But claims were made that a pillow was over his head and this leads to the questions: is there more to the story and should there have been an autopsy?