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Why does the EpiPen now cost more than $600? Can consumers get any help?
Why does the EpiPen now cost more than $600? Can consumers get any help? Health August 26, 2016
Outrage over a price increase for a life-saving medicine continues to grow, despite a promise Thursday from the manufacturer that…
Cancer patient sent to ‘debtors’ prison’ for bounced checks
Cancer patient sent to ‘debtors’ prison’ for bounced checks Banks & Banking August 25, 2016
Lee Robertson is one of many people suffering the consequences of ailing health and legal woes. The 44-year-old began chemotherapy…
National Park Service turns 100, offers free admission
National Park Service turns 100, offers free admission Deals & Savings August 25, 2016
Thursday marks the the National Park Service's 100th birthday. As a part of the celebration, all National Park Service sites…
How to know if someone is lying to you
How to know if someone is lying to you Life August 23, 2016
We've heard a lot about lies lately. Some bigger than others. Some new, others seem to be resurfacing. It's something…
Target issuing refunds for fake Egyptian cotton sheets
Target issuing refunds for fake Egyptian cotton sheets Shopping & Retail August 23, 2016
Have you bought Egyptian cotton sheets from Target in the past two years? If so, you may be eligible for…
Teacher creates no-homework policy, suggests better way to use the time
Teacher creates no-homework policy, suggests better way to use the time Life August 22, 2016
A Texas teacher’s homework policy is gaining traction on the internet. Samantha Gallagher shared an image of a note that…
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of hair loss
FDA issues safety alert for Wen hair products after reports of hair loss Health August 22, 2016
More details are emerging since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration began investigating Wen hair products in late July. CBS…
How do you find, treat, avoid the new “super lice”?
How do you find, treat, avoid the new “super lice”? Health August 20, 2016
A new type of head lice that has shown to be resistant to the usual forms of treatment have been…
Arizona man loses more than 200 pounds by walking to Walmart
Arizona man loses more than 200 pounds by walking to Walmart Health August 18, 2016
An Arizona man weighed in at605 pounds before changes in diet and exercise helped him shed hundreds of pounds. Pasquale…
Go behind the curtain, see how Amazon’s giant robots fulfill orders
Go behind the curtain, see how Amazon’s giant robots fulfill orders Business & Entrepreneurs August 18, 2016
The BBC is taking viewers where only employees of the online retail giant are allowed to go. Read more: Is…
McDonald’s Happy Meal fitness trackers may be on hold
McDonald’s Happy Meal fitness trackers may be on hold Shopping & Retail August 18, 2016
McDonald's is making another effort to emphasize fitness and health by including fitness trackers in itsHappy Meals. Read more: McDonald's…
Acetaminophen during pregnancy could cause ADHD, study finds
Acetaminophen during pregnancy could cause ADHD, study finds Health August 16, 2016
Could the go-to pain relief medication for pregnant women be the cause of hyperactivity in children? A new study recently…
Cheerios, Special K preparing for fall with new pumpkin flavors
Cheerios, Special K preparing for fall with new pumpkin flavors Shopping & Retail August 9, 2016
The first day of autumn is Sept. 22, and popular food brands are gearing up to meet one of the…
These states have the worst drivers in the country, study says
These states have the worst drivers in the country, study says Cars August 9, 2016
The Southeast U.S. seems to have the worst drivers in the country, if one study is to be believed. Time…
Starbucks recalls stainless-steel straws after reports of 3 children injured
Starbucks recalls stainless-steel straws after reports of 3 children injured Health August 5, 2016
Starbucks is recalling stainless-steel straws sold online and at stores nationwide after three people reported that young children suffered 'mouth…
8-year-old opens bakery in hopes of buying his mom a new house
8-year-old opens bakery in hopes of buying his mom a new house Business & Entrepreneurs August 5, 2016
A California boy has opened a home bakery with an ambitious goal in mind: to earn enough money to buy…
Biker gets burned on thigh when iPhone explodes
Biker gets burned on thigh when iPhone explodes Mobile & Electronics August 3, 2016
One biker ended up with severe burns when his iPhone exploded while it was on him. The Sydney Morning Herald…
Zika in the US: Should I still travel to Florida?
Zika in the US: Should I still travel to Florida? Travel August 1, 2016
On Monday, Florida Gov. Rick Scott asked the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to activate an emergency response team…
Chipotle announces plans for burger restaurant
Chipotle announces plans for burger restaurant Business & Entrepreneurs August 1, 2016
FirstBurger King started selling hot dogs. Now Chipotle has announced plans to stir things up by expanding its burrito and…
Law to mandate cursive for public schools
Law to mandate cursive for public schools Life July 29, 2016
A new law taking effect Monday in Alabama will require all public school students to learn cursive. Readmore:Handwriting is still…
Two dads create device to remind parents not to leave children in cars
Two dads create device to remind parents not to leave children in cars Business & Entrepreneurs July 27, 2016
It has been a deadly year for children who have been left in hot cars. So far this year, 23…
Apple patent blocks iPhones from recording at concerts
Apple patent blocks iPhones from recording at concerts Mobile & Electronics July 26, 2016
Apple was awarded aU.S. patentin June for a system that can force iPhones into disabling video-recording functions at concert venues.…
Tooth Fairy delivers boy a chore list instead of money
Tooth Fairy delivers boy a chore list instead of money Life July 25, 2016
One boy might be asking for his gift to be sent back to the Tooth Fairy after he checked under…
This is the ugliest color in the world, according to experts
This is the ugliest color in the world, according to experts Homes & Real Estate July 24, 2016
If you're thinking about painting a room in your house a new color, you may want to stay away from…
There’s a Krispy Kreme doughnut-flavored soda
There’s a Krispy Kreme doughnut-flavored soda Shopping & Retail July 22, 2016
If Coca-Cola Freestyle machines don't give you enough drink options, there's a new soda on the market:Cheerwine Kreme. Read more:Why…
These apps are draining your cell phone battery the most
These apps are draining your cell phone battery the most Mobile & Electronics July 21, 2016
If you are having to plug your Android in halfway through the day, your apps could be the reason that…
New study: Thumb-sucking and nail-biting might lead to fewer allergies later on
New study: Thumb-sucking and nail-biting might lead to fewer allergies later on Health July 19, 2016
A new study, published this month in the American Academy of Pediatrics’ “Pediatrics”gave us more evidencethat the “hygiene hypothesis” might…
Ikea recalls 80,000 baby gates for fall hazard
Ikea recalls 80,000 baby gates for fall hazard Health July 18, 2016
The locking mechanism on an Ikea baby gate can open unexpectedly posing a hazard and hasbeen recalled by the company.…
Deals and freebies for National Ice Cream Day!
Deals and freebies for National Ice Cream Day! Deals & Savings July 17, 2016
What better way to satisfy your sweet tooth than by indulging in some cool, delicious -- and most importantly discounted…
Man walks 16 miles daily for 2 jobs, gets free car
Man walks 16 miles daily for 2 jobs, gets free car Jobs July 14, 2016
A New Hampshire man was applauded for his hard work after a customer he served wrote about him in a…