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  • Va. man turns to W.Va. hospital for kidney help 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 9:22 am
  • BECKLEY, West Virginia - There's a saying in Terry Russell's trade: "We sell the Earth and everything upon it." In fact, the auctioneer from Galax, Virginia, claims the only objects he hasn't yet swapped are a ship and a locomotive. Still, the man known for procuring virtually anything was helpless to access the one item that could save his life - a kidney.