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Georgia Family Ripped Off While In Houston Treating Daughter’s Cancer

A Georgia family in Houston for treatment of their daughter’s cancer woke up to find the tires and wheels gone from their car parked at a motel near the Texas Medical Center.


Writers Mark Danner and Christopher Hitchens (L-R) sign copies of their books at the 9th Annual LA Times Festival of Books at UCLA in Westwood, California in 2004.  (credit: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)

Christopher Hitchens, Militant Pundit, Dies At 62 In Anderson Cancer Center

Christopher Hitchens, the author, essayist and polemicist who waged verbal and occasional physical battle on behalf of causes left and right and wrote the provocative best-seller “God is Not Great,” died Thursday night after a long battle with cancer.