With its shady green canopy and centuries-old medicinal lore, the Chinese long ago bestowed the name "tree of heaven" on ...
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November 29, 2012
Caitlyn Lippolis, 12, died Wednesday after fighting an aggressive form of bone cancer for nearly nine months. Surgeons amputated her leg in an attempt to stop the cancer from spreading. But the cancer returned and spread to Caitlyn's lungs.