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School hosts 'Adulting Day' to teach students skills like paying bills, changing a tire

12 hours ago   |   ABC

Along with physics, Spanish and algebra, high schoolers in Kentucky now have a new course on the curriculum: Adulting.
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Parents react to 'Yellies' toys that move when kids scream

18 hours ago   |   ABC

Cruel, evil, and miserable. Those are not words you'd typically associate with one of the hottest toys of the year.
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Are Schools Across The Country Going Too Far By Banning Homework?

3 days ago   |   CBS

Are schools across the country going too far by banning homework? According to child and adolescent family therapist Darby Fox, yes. “It's like an ultimate reaction. There is a...
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Family Offering To Pay Photographer Over $90,000 To Take Photos Of Them Traveling The World

3 days ago   |   CBS

If you love photography and traveling your dream job may have just opened up. A family in the United Kingdom reached out to Perfocal.com , a website that connects people who...
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Report: Johnson & Johnson Hid Findings Of Asbestos In Baby Powder For Decades

3 days ago   |   CBS   |   6 articles

Johnson & Johnson has for decades known its raw talc and finished powders at times tested positive for small quantities of asbestos, with the company's doctors and lawyers...
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New device works to catch double dippers in the act

4 days ago   |   ABC

If you think double-dipping is one of the biggest party fouls there is, we have good news and bad news for you.
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KFC Selling Firelog That Smells Like Fried Chicken

4 days ago   |   CBS   |   5 articles

Why settle for a Yule Log when you can burn a KFC 11 Herbs and Spices Firelog this Christmas? And yes, it does smell like fried chicken. The Firelog is now for sale on KFC's...
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Money Rains Down On Highway After Armored Truck Has Door Problem

4 days ago   |   CBS   |   6 articles

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Cash started spilling out of an armored truck , triggering accidents in New Jersey Thursday morning. It happened at around 8:30 a.m. on Route 3 West in...
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WATCH: Special Needs High School Student Shocked By Surprise Gift

WATCH: Special Needs High School Student Shocked By Surprise Gift

4 days ago   |   CBS

MARICOPA, Ariz. - If you're still looking for inspiration to get into the holiday spirit, you've come to the right place. A student in Arizona recently surprised a classmate...
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Study: Stethoscopes Loaded With Bacteria

4 days ago   |   CBS

A new study from a University of Pennsylvania professor reveals that stethoscopes are loaded with bacteria, including ones that can cause health care-associated infections. The...
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'Devastating tragedy': Two Chicago officers fatally struck by commuter train...

'Devastating tragedy': Two Chicago officers fatally struck by commuter train while on duty

Two newly appointed police officers were investigating a shooting near the train tracks. Read more ...

CBS denies former CEO Les Moonves $120 million severance

CBS denies former CEO Les Moonves $120 million severance

The board said Monday it reached its decision after finding that Moonves failed to cooperate fully with investigators looking into sexual misconduct allegations against him. Read more ...

Miss Universe Has Its First Trans Contestant - While Miss USA Stirs Criticism

Miss Universe Has Its First Trans Contestant - While Miss USA Stirs Criticism

"I'm showing that trans women can be whatever they want to be: a teacher, a mother, a doctor, a politician and even Miss Universe," Miss Spain Angela Ponce said recently. Read more ...

Dow falls more than 500 points as investors worry about the economy

Dow falls more than 500 points as investors worry about the economy

The U.S. stock market sank deeper into the red following sluggish economic reports on Monday and bad news from a couple of blue chip giants. Read more ...

Jose Mourinho has left Manchester United after a tumultuous 2 and a half...

Jose Mourinho has left Manchester United after a tumultuous 2 and a half years in charge of the super-club

Jose Mourinho has left Manchester United with immediate effect, the English super club said in a statement on Tuesday morning. A short statement posted on the club website... Read more ...

VA Still Arbitrarily Cutting Caregivers From Program, Even As It Aims To Expand

VA Still Arbitrarily Cutting Caregivers From Program, Even As It Aims To Expand

Congress told the VA to expand its caregiver program to include pre-Sept. 11 vets, but the VA has failed to meet a deadline in the law. (Image credit: Erica Brechtelsbauer for NPR) Read more ...

Ex-Trump adviser Roger Stone admits to InfoWars lies, settles $100M suit

Ex-Trump adviser Roger Stone admits to InfoWars lies, settles $100M suit

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Former Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone has settled a $100 million lawsuit accusing him of publishing lies on the far-right InfoWars website. The Wall... Read more ...

Curry becomes 5th Warrior with 15,000 regular-season points

Curry becomes 5th Warrior with 15,000 regular-season points

OAKLAND, Calif. - Stephen Curry had 20 points and seven rebounds while adding another accomplishment to his long list, leading the Golden State Warriors past the Memphis... Read more ...

Most teen drug use is down, but officials fear vaping boom

Most teen drug use is down, but officials fear vaping boom

Twice as many high school students used nicotine-tinged electronic cigarettes this year compared with last year, an unprecedented jump in a large annual survey of teen smoking... Read more ...

Henrique, Getzlaf help Ducks win again, beat Penguins 4-2

Henrique, Getzlaf help Ducks win again, beat Penguins 4-2

John Gibson, a Pittsburgh native, stopped 28 shots for Ducks Read more ...