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27 April 2015

School lunch incentives increasing healthy food choices

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Creative labeling and small incentives may be good ways to improve students' choices in the school lunch line. At an Inner-City elementary school, researchers placed smiley faces next to healthy ite ...

27 April 2015

Devastating earthquake hits Nepal

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Kathmandu, Nepal.-- Officials confirm roughly 10-thousand people are injured or dead as a result of Saturday morning's earthquake in Nepal.     Well over three-thousand people have been confirme ...

25 April 2015

Hubble celebrates 25 years

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(NBC News) Stunning sights exposed to the human eye for the first time were all possible thanks to the Hubble Space Telescope, launched by NASA on April 24th, 1990. Only three weeks into its operati ...

25 April 2015

Dog spends weeks under concrete slab

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(KSNW)  A Derby, Kansas dachshund is back on her feet after spending almost two weeks trapped under a concrete slab. Rebecca Felix says she was out of town in Dallas, visiting her granddaughter in ...

25 April 2015

New prosecutor sought in suicide case

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Plainville, Mass. --- (WHDH)  A Plainville, Massachusetts teen accused of encouraging her friend to commit suicide appeared in court Thursday. Lawyers for Michelle Carter want the cased moved out o ...

25 April 2015

Swingers club or church?

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(WSMV)  A group of developers hoping to open a sex club near a Christian school in Madison, Tennessee may have found a loophole in the zoning law first used to deny their plans. For months, the vac ...

24 April 2015

Army cancels cancer surgery

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(KING)  Patricia Zuniga is not just sick with worry. She fears cancer could be growing in her body after a surgery was abruptly cancelled to remove a tumor from her breast.Zuniga's health insurance ...

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 ...