'About seven years ago, I was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer - which is a miracle that they found it because usually, it's too late. Initially set at a girls' boarding school, that NBC series ran for nine seasons, though Rae left after its seventh year.
Rae played the beloved TV character until 1986, when health reasons forced her to step down.
The actress, whose career on screen and stage spanned more than six decades, charmed audiences as housemother Edna Garrett on the show, a spinoff of "Diff'rent Strokes". Now I have to figure out if I want to go have treatment again or opt for life.
In 2005, at age 79, she appeared in a new comedy, "Leading Ladies", at Ford's Theater in Washington.
Born Charlotte Rae Lubotsky in Milwaukee in 2926, she aspired to be a dramatic actress. "I love life. I've had a wonderful one already." she continued.
Oil prices fall as OPEC boosts supplies Brent crude futures were last down 33 cents at $72.06 a barrel by 12:00pm GMT, while USA crude futures fell 55 cents to $67.11. The net imports averaged 6.44 million barrels per day last week, up by 1.35 million barrels per day from the previous week.
Viewers quickly fell in love with Mrs. Garrett, who also served as a wise yet sharp-tongued mentor to the young women on "The Facts of Life".
"Facts of Life" hailed from Norman Lear's Embassy Communications.
During her first cancer battle, the actress went through gruelling chemotherapy and lost all her hair, but ended up beating the cancer.
"Sorry, no words at the moment just love and tears... and yeah, smiles", tweeted Fields, who portrayed Tootie. "No, no, no! If people had a positive experience with Mrs. Garrett, that makes me so happy!" She was Tony-nominated in 1966 for her work in the musical "Pickwick" and in 1969 for the play "Morning, Noon, and Night".
Test matches have been providing cricket fans with thrills and spills for 141 years and this match was a prime example. Only captain Virat Kohli scored 149 runs in the match but rest of the players could not cross 26 runs so far.
U.S. threats have escalated since, with the president saying he is ready to impose tariffs on all $500bn of Chinese imports. For example, he claimed that China was financing advertisements to convince Americans to stop Mr Trump's trade agenda.
For more than a decade Seagal, who according to his own website is 66, has been a regular visitor to Russian Federation . He has defended Putin's policies, including the 2014 annexation of Crimea, and has criticized the USA government.
The president's lawyers argue that the meeting, in and of itself, violated no laws. "I had a lot of information to process". The revelation that the Trump Tower meeting was called to transmit damaging information on Clinton is not a new one.
Former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho believes that Maurizio Sarri will succeed at Stamford Bridge following his arrival from Napoli. Chelsea have signed just one player this summer who is likely to be directly involved in the first-team - that's Jorginho .
On Saturday afternoon, Melania Trump also issued a surprising, positive statement about James, but did not reference her husband. On Friday night, the President jumped on Twitter and went after LeBron James & Don Lemon for their latest interview this week.
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Geological Survey, struck early Sunday evening at a depth of 10.5 kilometers (6 miles) in the northern part of Lombok. A tsunami warning has been issued after a powerful natural disaster stuck the Indonesian island of Lombok near Bali.
The fire burned slowly for days before winds suddenly whipped it up last week and drove it quickly through dry brush and trees. More evacuations were ordered on Saturday afternoon, but no estimate of people involved was released.
United ended their preparations for the new season in uninspiring fashion, struggling to threaten Manuel Neuer's goal. The Red Devils opened talks with Bayern over a £44m deal to bring centre-back Jerome Boateng to Old Trafford.
Ahead of the traditional season curtain-raiser, the Community Shield , Guardiola said: "I don't know". Both sides have four victories apiece in the fixture.
If you’re looking for love, Facebook Dating is on the way
It will have a feature called "unlocking" that will make your profile visible to other attendees of events or members of groups. Dating is a good opportunity for Facebook, given that around 200 million users on the social network list themselves as single.
Thomas doesn’t break sweat in winning finale at Firestone
Tiger Woods reacts after missing a putt on the 17th hole during the second round of the Bridgestone Invitational on Friday. In many respects, it was the precursor to the World Golf Championships by bringing in winners from around the world.
Israel PM Defends Law in Face of Druze Outrage
The same way we fight for the existence of the state, we are determined to fight for the right to live in equality and dignity. The Israeli left-wing and leaders of Israel's wider Arab community have also condemned the new law.
Ryanair announce ANOTHER one day strike in August
Ryanair has said it will shift jobs and planes to more profitable areas, and threatened to move more if the strikes continue. It said on Thursday that it would contact another 3,500 passengers to inform them of 20 further cancellations on August 10.
Twenty people killed in WWII vintage plane crash
Earlier on Saturday, a small plane carrying two parents and their two children crashed in the nearby canton of Nidwalden. Police said a large rescue mission had been deployed to the scene of the crash, including five helicopters.
US Economy Adds Fewer Jobs Than Expected In July
Mining, wholesale trade, transportation and warehousing, information and financial activities remained mostly flat, the BLS said. The participation rate, or share of working-age people in jobs or actively looking, was unchanged at 62.9 percent.
Terrell Owens skipped HOF ceremony because of sportswriters
But his most powerful tribute went to his mother, whom he credited for showing him what a hard work ethic was growing up. Needless to say, Owens still holds a grudge against the sports media who determined his fate on the Hall of Fame ballot.