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New Haven overdoses: The facts about K2 synthetic marijuana

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At least 71 people have overdosed from synthetic marijuana in Connecticut​, authorities reported this week

FDA clears generic rival to high-priced EpiPen


Years after seeking federal approval, Israeli drugmaker gets nod to sell version of life-saving allergy treatment

Bodies believed to be pregnant mom and kids found on oil property, officials say

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Chris Watts has been arrested in connection with the disappearance of his wife, Shanann Watts, and their two young children

Staff sends 3-year-old home from hospital with a song celebrating end of chemo

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Usually when you hear "pack your bags, get out the door," it means you're getting kicked out. But to 3-year-old Hadley Gray, it was music to her ears

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Quitting smoking improves your health, even if you gain weight, study finds

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New research finds both good news and bad news for smokers who worry about packing on extra pounds when they try to quit


1 in 4 U.S. adults has a disability – especially in this region

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New government research finds 61 million U.S. adults have a disability that impacts a major part of their life​


Dems concerned about impact of GOP attacks on Pelosi

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As Democrats look to reclaim control of the House of Representatives this November, some in the party are wondering if Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is making that goal harder. The Washington Post reports that the 78-year-old California…


Mom yanks kids from electric toy car moments before it erupts into flames

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Michelle Kline rushed to pull her 16-month and 3-year-old from the vehicle; within two minutes all that was left was charred plastic and metal


New Pearl Jam poster shows White House in flames

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Pearl Jam unveiled a new poster Tuesday that showed the White House in flames as a bald eagle picks at a skeleton with hair similar to President Trump's. The band's bassist, Jeff Ament, and artist Bobby Brown drew the poster together to…


White House strips security clearance from ex-CIA head John Brennan

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"Mr. Brennan has a history that calls into question his objectivity and credibility," White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters Wednesday

Colorado pregnant woman, 2 young daughters reported missing

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FBI and the Colorado Bureau of Investigation are helping in the search for Shanann Watts, 34, and her two daughters Bella and Celeste


Boy shares foul ball with another young fan at Detroit Tigers game

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Travis Blackwell wanted to share a foul ball with another fan who happened to be celebrating his birthday

Wednesday, Aug 15

Kids with allergies? What you need to know before they head back to school

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Allergists are reminding parents there are some important things to keep in mind

Weed-killing chemical linked to cancer found in some children's breakfast food

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A number of popular breakfast foods marketed to children may contain a weed-killing chemical that some health authorities link to cancer.

Woman's lost contact lens found in her eyelid – 28 years later

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Doctors found the contact lens embedded in a cyst in her left eyelid nearly three decades after she lost it

Tuesday, Aug 14

Suicide survivor becomes youngest face transplant recipient in U.S.

At age 21, Katie Stubblefield became one of 40 people in the world to receive a face transplant

Multi-gene test may find risk of heart disease and more

Researchers say a new way of analyzing genetic test data may one day help identify people at high risk of a youthful heart attack​ in time to help

Monday, Aug 13

Beware of mosquito "danger days" – especially in these 10 cities


Many cities in the U.S. are facing an increasing number of days indicating a heightened risk for disease transmission, according to new research

Inside the memorial to victims of lynching

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Oprah Winfrey reports on the Alabama memorial dedicated to thousands of African American men, women and children lynched over a 70-year period following the civil war.

Russia's cyberattack on U.S. democracy

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Russian operatives launched a widespread cyberattack against state voting systems during the 2016 presidential election. Former officials say no votes were changed but an Election Day attack could have created chaos at the polls