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A cancer survivor ran into this home as smoke billowed to save a woman he had never met. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Saved From New Jersey House Fire By Heroic Cancer Survivor

A cancer survivor turned into a hero when he raced into a burning home in New Jersey.

12/26/2014

Bergen County Sheriff for the day Tommy Minervini (Credit: CBS 2)

Young Cancer Survivor Becomes Sheriff For A Day In Bergen County

If Tommy Minervini is as tough when it comes to enforcing the law as he was fighting non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in the last year — watch out.

06/06/2014

Some participants in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on Oct. 20, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Thousands Walk Against Breast Cancer In Central Park

The American Cancer Society hopes its annuals Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk will raise close to $3 million.

10/20/2013

Carnegie Hall

11-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Sings At Carnegie Hall

A Long Island youngster who beat cancer will now be singing at Carnegie Hall.

03/16/2013

Mike Cohen shakes hands with Dr. Steve Allen outside Monter Cancer Center (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Cancer Survivor Bikes Cross-Country To Thank Long Island Doctor For Saving His Life

Cancer survivor Mike Cohen rode his bike more than 3,000 miles from California to Long Island to thank the oncologist he credits with saving his life.

05/18/2012