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24 April 2015

Girl Scout's new toy: Bake-It-Yourself

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The Girl Scouts are coming out with a new toy.The bake-it-yourself Girl Scout cookie oven, kids can whip up thin mints and other cookie favorites at home, year round, but there are some catches! The ...

24 April 2015

Hundreds of McDonald's closing worldwide

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More problems for McDonald’s. The fast-food giant plans to close at least 900 of its restaurants worldwide this year. The news comes after the Golden Arches reported a $400,000,000 profit loss for ...

24 April 2015

Mucinex recalls number of products

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There’s a recall of some Mucinex products, because of possibly misleading labels. Pharmaceutical company "RB" says only Mucinex Fast-Max liquid products are part of this voluntary recall. Specific ...

24 April 2015

Stage collapses during high-school performance

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Westfield, Ind.-- Several people were injured Thursday night when a stage collapsed at an Indiana high school.   Dozens of students rushed the stage and were jumping up and down when the stage col ...

23 April 2015

Euro-Pro recalls Shark brand vacuums

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A popular brand of upright vacuum is being recalled.Vacuum maker Euro-Pro is recalling four models of Shark brand vacuums due to a potential shock hazard.According to the company, the aluminum wand ...

23 April 2015

Binge drinking in the U.S. is on the rise

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According to a study, heavy drinking and binge drinking are on the rise in the U.S. and women are the main contributors to the increase. The study, conducted by researchers at the University of Wash ...

23 April 2015

Subway announces endorsement deal with Marcus Mariota

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(KGW) -- On Wednesday Subway announced an endorsement deal with former Oregon Ducks star quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota - and celebrated by making a huge sandwich bust in his l ...

23 April 2015

Washington teen uses fake bomb for prom-posal, gets suspended

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Wash. --- Washington high school student, Ibrahim Ahmad's plan was to pop the prom-posal during his lunch period. Included in his plan of attack, strapping this fake bomb around his waist, well, hi ...

23 April 2015

Company leaves Colo., too many employees coming in high

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Denver, Colo. --- (KGW) – Little Spider Creations had been making scary creations in Denver for 24 years, but the owner of the company says legalizing recreational marijuana changed everything. No ...

23 April 2015

NFL offers settlements for concussions

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A big decision has been made in the class-action lawsuit against the NFL over concussions.A federal judge approved a settlement granting up to $5,000,000 to each retired player for serious medical c ...