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CBS News 10 Jan 2020

Boy who beat cancer gets surprise greeting from entire school


When 6-year-old John Oliver finished chemo treatment for leukemia, he returned to school to a standing ovation from his classmates.

A new case of cancer is diagnosed in the EU every 9 seconds, making the disease a personal issue for many Europeans. We met a special choir from Ireland, who have their own way of beating cancer, spreading the message of hope from the top of their lungs.…
After Quaden Bayles, who was born with a form of dwarfism, and his mom shared a video online about his experience with bullying, thousands of people - including celebrities - have offered support and donations.
After more than two years of escalating tarrifs and a seemingly never-ending trade war, the US and China have agreed on a first step towards a truce.
If it holds, it could be a boost for U.S. President Donald Trump in an election year.
But who will benefit the most from this initial phase of a broader trade agreement?
China has promised to open up its markets and buy more US goods.
In exchange, the US will lift some tarrifs. Yet most will stay in place - and that's where the problems start.
So, could this really be the beginning of the end of the trade war between the US and China?
Presenter: Richelle Carey
Dan Wang, analyst for the Economist Intelligence Unit's Access China Service.
Hosuk Lee-Makiyama, Director of the European Centre for International Political Economy and a former Swedish Representative to the World Trade Organization.
Phil Caruso, Member of the Defense Council at the Truman National Security Project and a former Intelligence officer in the US Air Force.
Little Branson Figueroa and his puppy, Thanos, are best friends and share a unique bond. Last year, Branson had surgery for craniosynostosis. It occurs when a baby's skull closes before the brain is fully formed. Recently, Thanos' veterinarian said the dog might have hydrocephalus, a buildup of fluid that can cause brain damage. Thanos will now have to go through some of the same tests and treatments as his human bestie.'s Mara Montalbano has more.

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