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Updated Nov 19, 2015 at 10:18 AM

Dale Earl left behind a hasty note, a length of chicken scratch his stunned family struggled to decipher. Dale was in pain; that much was clear. He believed that he was doing poorly at work, that he was too heavy, too much in debt. The jovial 44-year-old who called everyone "buddy" had been planning to kill himself for six months, but something held him back. "Waited until Goose’s legs were...

Updated Nov 16, 2015 at 4:42 PM

Patrick Hardison was a volunteer firefighter in small-town Mississippi when the accident happened. A house was in flames, with a person trapped, and the roof collapsed just after Hardison raced inside. His helmet was knocked off; he felt...

Updated Nov 13, 2015 at 2:52 PM False
Updated Nov 12, 2015 at 4:36 PM

A new class-action lawsuit filed against Endo Pharmaceuticals alleges that mislabeled birth control pills led to unwanted pregnancies among nearly 100 women from 28 states,

Updated Nov 12, 2015 at 11:16 AM

There's been a lot of controversy about caffeine-spiked energy drinks in recent years following a spate of deaths and overdoses related to the beverages. In one of the most heartbreaking cases, 14-year-old Anais Fournier of Maryland died...

Updated Nov 11, 2015 at 3:44 PM

In his latest book, River Cottage chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall calls them "planned-overs." They're leftovers that you intended to leave over - ingredients that you cooked more of than you needed at the moment, knowing that you'd be...

Updated Nov 10, 2015 at 10:06 AM

Leggings, yoga pants, or stretchy pants whatever the term you choose, we all have either worn them or witnessed them being worn.Some help hold it all in, and others (unfortunately) let it all hang out!

Updated Nov 6, 2015 at 9:52 AM

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has released its...

Updated Nov 3, 2015 at 10:32 AM

You want just one more bite. You are missing that last accessory to your outfit. You have about five minutes left to work out you know that cherry on top.In everything we do, or like, we always try to squeeze in one more little nugget.

Updated Nov 2, 2015 at 10:21 AM

Losing weight doesn't have to mean counting the number of pieces of celery you eat for dinner or making the gym your home away from home. You can lose weight and enjoy eating at the same time. Check out these methods proven by science to...

Updated Oct 30, 2015 at 11:41 AM

The Washington state couple (whose names have been withheld for privacy reasons) initially thought that their child, conceived in vitro, had been created with a stranger's sperm.

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