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File photo of doctors performing a kidney transplant. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Researchers: Payment For Kidney Donations Could Result In More Donors, Shorter Wait For Patients

The findings of a recent study suggest that paying kidney donors $10,000 could increase the amount of willing participants in the program, resulting in a shorter wait for those in need of a new kidney.

10/25/2013

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Man Beaten With Bong For Refusing Pot As Payment

A man refused to accept a bag of marijuana as payment from a friend for a debt, and was subsequently hit in the face with a bong.

CBS Seattle–09/25/2013

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Most Alaskans To Get $900 In Oil Wealth Checks

Nearly every Alaska resident will receive $900 for their share of the state’s oil wealth, a nice sum to be sure, but nowhere near the amount of the checks before the recession.

CBS Seattle–09/18/2013