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Don't be shocked if your dentist asks about your sex life

Your next trip to the dentist could be even more awkward than usual — but

Entertainment
Ann Curry could enact revenge on Matt Lauer in first TV interview since his 'Today' firing

Ann Curry has her shot at taking revenge on Matt Lauer after she was unceremonio

Lifestyle
Teen cellphone addiction: How bad has it gotten?

One out of two teenagers feels "addicted" to their phone, according to

Politics
Democrat Phil Murphy replacing GOP Gov. Chris Christie

Former Wall Street executive Phil Murphy, assuming elected office for the first

Outdoors
Best new crossbows of 2018

Only a few years ago, seeing the new crossbows was something of an afterthought

Entertainment
Rare 16th century book returns to Prague Jewish community

PRAGUE –  A 16th century book that belonged to Prague's Jewish co

News

News
Parents arrested after children found chained in house

PERRIS, Calif. –  A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family's home where she and her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy...

Thousands displaced as Philippine volcano erupts and lava flows

LEGAZPI, Philippines (AP) — Nearly 15,000 people have fled from villages around the Philippines' most active volcano as lava flowed down its crater Monday in a ...

Georgetown adviser resigns after #metoo tweet appearing to wish conservative woman experience sex abuse

A Georgetown University adviser came under fire after appearing to wish a conservative female commentator experienced sexual harassment or assault, telling the woman he h...

Business

Business
Employees at some Tim Hortons reportedly see benefits cut over minimum wage hike

Employees who work at Tim Hortons locations in Canada owned by the co-founders’ children will reportedly see their benefits reduced along with paid breaks over the ...

CRYPTO: How the heck do I buy Ripple?

It appears the seal has been broken on the crypto currencies market. For the outsider, “crypto currency” is a term that sounds similar to a villain in a Batma...

US retail sales rose for 2nd month led by cars, clothes

WASHINGTON –  U.S. retail sales rose at a solid pace last month, as bullish consumers bought more cars, furniture and clothes.   Retail sales increa...

Lifestyle

Lifestyle
Don't be shocked if your dentist asks about your sex life

Your next trip to the dentist could be even more awkward than usual — but it’s for a very good reason.   Experts are calling on dentists to discuss...

Teen cellphone addiction: How bad has it gotten?

One out of two teenagers feels "addicted" to their phone, according to a recent study.   Statistics like this may have fueled two major Apple investo...

'Rainbow' dinosaur discovery: Tiny dino had colorful feathers

The fossilized remains of a tiny duck-sized dinosaur with rainbow feathers have been discovered.   Dubbed Caihong juji, which is Mandarin for &l...

Outdoors

Outdoors
Best new crossbows of 2018

Only a few years ago, seeing the new crossbows was something of an afterthought compared to checking out the flagship vertical bows at the ATA Show. Not anymore. With cro...

Meet the US Army's new pistol

In future battles, U.S. soldiers will have a new sidearm for personal protection. The Army’s new pistol may see more action than the last thanks to a design that ha...

Hunter forced to defend her lifestyle after receiving death threats

A woman in Texas has built a following on social media for her hunting prowess -- but it hasn't always been positive.   Nikki Tate, a lawyer in Dallas, has...

Education

Education
This Day in History - January 16

January 16 27 BC – The Roman Empire is established when the title Augustus is bestowed upon Gaius Julius Caesar Octavian by the Roman Senate 1412 – The ...

This Day in History - January 15

January 15 588 BC – Nebuchadrezzar II of Babylon lays siege on Jerusalem 1535 – Henry VIII declares himself head of the Church of England 1559 &ndash...

This Day in History - January 14

January 14 1236 – Henry III marries Eleanor of Provence 1526 – Francis of France and Charles V sign the Treaty of Madrid, forcing Francis to give up the...

Politics

Politics
Democrat Phil Murphy replacing GOP Gov. Chris Christie

Former Wall Street executive Phil Murphy, assuming elected office for the first time, prepared Tuesday to be sworn in as New Jersey's 56th governor and return Democra...

The Victory of MLK's American Dream

It's #MLKDay, and I was contemplating his “I have a dream quote,” arguably his most famous. This dream of his is essentially a rephrasing of the American ...

The 2nd Amendment: Barrels, Bolts, and the Bottom Line

There are few, if any, rights that have been as successfully defended as the right to keep and bear arms. Though under almost constant attack, there has been more done to...

Sports

Sports
Tua Tagovailoa Lifts Alabama Past Georgia in OT to Win National Championship

By CHRIS JOHNSON  January 09, 2018 The biggest fear about this All-SEC College Football Playoff national championship game is that a meeting between two d...

Ex-boxing champ Vinny Paz appears in court on assault charge

PROVIDENCE, R.I. –  Ex-boxing champion Vinny Paz has been released after turning himself in on a felony assault charge in Rhode Island.   Paz, a fiv...

Sports broadcaster Craig Sager left his children out of his will, son says

Craig Sager's family drama is apparently just as colorful as the suits the famed sports broadcaster was famous for donning.   Sager, known for his NBA side...

Entertainment

Entertainment
Ann Curry could enact revenge on Matt Lauer in first TV interview since his 'Today' firing

Ann Curry has her shot at taking revenge on Matt Lauer after she was unceremoniously ousted from the "Today" show in 2012. But will she take it?   Tw...

Rare 16th century book returns to Prague Jewish community

PRAGUE –  A 16th century book that belonged to Prague's Jewish community before World War II and was considered lost before it surfaced at a New York City ...

Corey Feldman denies groping allegations stemming from 2017

Corey Feldman "vehemently denies" allegations that he groped a woman in early 2017.   A rep for Feldman told Fox News on Wednesday via email that, &q...

Technology

Technology
Apple's Health app is being used as evidence in a murder trial in Germany

Not everyone uses the Apple Health App that’s pre-installed on their iPhones. But this app is playing an important role in a murder trial in Germany....

Fisker EMotion debuts at CES, promised for 2019 with 400-mile range

The rebooted Fisker unveiled its highly anticipated EMotion electric car on Tuesday at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show.   The car is a mid-size sport sedan ...

8 amazing new AI innovations at CES 2018

Technology is always evolving. In 2018, the evolution will not focus as much on faster phones or bigger televisions (although those things will happen). Instead, artifici...

Religion

Religion
2018: The Year of Knowledge and Enlightenment

For those that have read my writings over the last year know that I can be a compassionate writer of my past life, but also one of humor, and sarcasm. I decided to start ...

Hanukkah's real meaning -- Don't just see the spiritual light, share it with the world

Comedian Jon Lovitz had a funny line about the miracle commemorated by Hanukkah, the nearly 2,000-year-old Jewish Festival of Lights that began at sundown Tuesday &nbs...

Pope Francis: Keep 'status quo' in Jerusalem to avoid conflict

Pope Francis spoke in support of the “status quo” in Jerusalem on Wednesday, calling for “wisdom and prudence” in order to avoid conflict. &nbs...

Weather

Weather
Florida's capital sees first measurable snowfall in nearly 30 years

Even Florida couldn’t avoid the wrath of the “bomb cyclone.”   Residents in Tallahassee went outside Wednesday to see snow-covered grounds, a...

Winter driving tips and precautions

Ice, powerful gusts and heavy snowfall on the roads can make for the opposite of a winter wonderland.   Dangerous conditions like these might leave you at risk...

'Bomb cyclone' winter storm hits US East Coast: What is it?

Bundle up! Brutal winter weather – with strong winds, snow and subzero temperatures – has hit much of the eastern U.S. and is expected to continue through the...