U.S. & World News

20 February 2015

Controversial comments

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

N.Y. --- (NBC News) The three-day White House summit on violent extremism is over, but critics are still buzzing about what President Obama said - and did not say. Former New York Mayor Rudy Giulian ...

20 February 2015

Study show eating habits worsen

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

A new study reveals the diets of people around the world are getting worse, instead of better.  Researchers looked at the eating habits of almost 90% of the global population between 1990 and 2010. ...

20 February 2015

U.S. to train and arm Syrian rebels against ISIS

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Washington, D.C.-- Turkey and the United States have signed an agreement to train and arm Syrian rebels fighting the radical islamist group ISIS.  The Turkish Government said the training by Americ ...

19 February 2015

Caught on cam: Teacher slammed!

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Fla. -- (WESH)  A violent encounter on a basketball court has led to an aggravated battery arrest for a Florida school adviser. The game was supposed to be a friendly game among students, teachers ...

19 February 2015

Ben & Jerry's features new ice cream flavor honoring Jimmy Fallon

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Ben and Jerry's is honoring talk show host Jimmy Fallon with his own ice cream flavor. "The Tonight Dough, Starring Jimmy Fallon" features chocolate and caramel ice creams, chocolate chip and peanut ...

19 February 2015

Nestle chocolate goes natural

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Nestle is ridding its chocolates of artificial flavors and colors!The company says, the move will be complete by the end of this year. Nestle claims it is the first major candy maker to go all-natur ...

18 February 2015

Man scores big find at Goodwill store

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Phoenix, Ariz. --- A man found quite the treasure at a thrift store in Phoenix, Arizona. He bought a watch for $5.99 and then sold it for $35,000. Zack Norris hit the thrift store jackpot finding a ...

18 February 2015

One way ticket to Mars?

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More than 200,000 people applied for a lifetime job, a one-way mission to Mars. The non-profit foundation "Mars One" is one step closer to deciding on the final list of hopefuls to make a one-way tr ...

17 February 2015

Caught on cam: parking lot mayhem

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Mayville, Wis. --- (WTMJ)  An elderly Wisconsin man won't be charged after smashing into nearly a dozen vehicles in a grocery store parking lot.Surveillance video from the Piggly Wiggly grocery sto ...

17 February 2015

Coffee demands on the rise

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As the world drinks more of it, you might expect a jolt in coffee prices over the next few years. The head of the International Coffee Organization tells the Wall Street Journal that coffee demand c ...