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Don't rake your leaves, scientists say

Don't rake your leaves, scientists sayHere's an excuse to use the next time someone asks you to rake the leaves: science.
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Avoid buying these 10 toys for holidays, non-profit says

Avoid buying these 10 toys for holidays, non-profit saysThe Radio Flyer Ziggle, Swat Electric Machine Gun and Bottle Rocket Party are among toys a Massachusetts-based non-profit organization is telling parents not to buy this holiday season for kids due to danger concerns.
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Big changes for Black Friday 2014

Big changes for Black Friday 2014As you plan your Black Friday, here's a list of things that are different in 2014 and when you'll find some of the biggest bargains.
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30 years later, man meets woman who saved his life

30 years later, man meets woman who saved his lifeJohn and Pam Rieken say they have lived a charmed life, but for decades they have always felt that something was missing.
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Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central GeorgiaSee what positions are open across the heart of Georgia.
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Stay ahead of the weather with 13WMAZ text alerts

Stay ahead of the weather with 13WMAZ text alertsGet breaking news and weather alerts on your cell phone.
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How to stay warm in winter

How to stay warm in winterThe autumn leaves are still falling, but that is not stopping winter from coming to Georgia early. With temperatures expected to drop into the 20s at the end of this week, having a plan to stay warm is vital.
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Leonid meteor shower coming tonight!

Leonid meteor shower coming tonight!The Leonid meteor shower, an annual mid-November treat, will be coming to a sky near you tonight.
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Is a chocolate shortage on the way?

Is a chocolate shortage on the way?Despite reports that the world's supply of cocoa is running thin, you may not need to worry about stockpiling your chocolate reserves quite yet.
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From cons to coders: Calif. inmates learn programming

From cons to coders: Calif. inmates learn programmingThe men in prison-issued blues sit side by side at long wood tables, learning to write software code on refurbished computers in a bare-bones lab inside San Quentin State Prison.
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Do you own the pictures you post online?

Do you own the pictures you post online?Picture sharing is more popular then ever on Facebook, Instagram and personal blogs, but what happens to those pictures once they're out there?
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Father sings to his dying newborn son

Father sings to his dying newborn sonA video showing a father singing the Beatles' Blackbird to his dying newborn son after his wife died following a C-section is being watched around the world.
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Comet probe's solar panels caught in cliff's shadow

Comet probe's solar panels caught in cliff's shadowThe first photo image from the surface of a comet shows the tiny lander Philae perched in the shadows of a cliff, complicating operation of solar panels needed to keep instruments working, European Space Agency said Thursday.
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Despite bullet through face, vet jokes about his looks

Despite bullet through face, vet jokes about his looksLt. Colonel Justin Constantine likes to joke that he will "never be Brad Pitt," but he's OK with that.
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Experts: Phone disposal poses security risks

Experts: Phone disposal poses security risksAs manufacturers continue to roll out new smartphones, luring customers to ditch their old phones, data security experts warn that improperly disposed phones can be mined for personal data by hackers in the U.S. and abroad.
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Seattle pilot and airline help grant boy's wish

Seattle pilot and airline help grant boy's wishThe story was from 2,100 miles away but the child at the center of it touched Chris Cice's heart so much that the Seattle pilot knew he had to do something.
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Education

Out of the classroom: Parents explore home-schooling

Out of the classroom: Parents explore home-schoolingIn 1999, an estimated 850,000 students nationwide were being home-schooled. By 2011-12, that number had more than doubled to 1.77 million. According to the U.S. Department of Education, 91% of parents who home-schooled their children during the 2011-12 school year...
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Dad makes his preemie son an 'Iron Man' costume

Dad makes his preemie son an 'Iron Man' costumeWhen Halloween was coming, Eric decided he wanted to make his son a costume that would make his son feel brave while he was hooked up to all these machines.
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Money

How to find unclaimed funds in your name

How to find unclaimed funds in your nameMillions of people have millions of dollars they don't know about. You may be one of them.
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Crossing guard gets special send-off after 50 years

Crossing guard gets special send-off after 50 yearsCharlotte Ross has spent the past 50 years serving as an elementary school crossing guard. After recently deciding to retire, she knew her last few days would be emotional. But she had no idea just how emotional.
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Three meteor showers coming in November

Three meteor showers coming in NovemberOur glorious moon will reach full on Friday, will wane to third quarter on Nov. 14, and will wane all the way to a "new" phase on Nov. 22. A waxing gibbous moon will be at perigee (closest to Earth in its orbit) on Nov. 27.
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Donors grant wishes on bucket list to boy going blind

Donors grant wishes on bucket list to boy going blindIt all started with a news report earlier this year about a nine-year-old boy who is going blind. That boy, Ben Pierce, made a bucket list of all the things he wants to see before he loses his sight.
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Meet the man who brought Red M&M's back to life

Meet the man who brought Red M&M's back to life1970s food dye scare eliminated red M&M's for more than a decade. A college student successfully rallied for their return.
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Aurora is awesome when seen from Earth's orbit

Aurora is awesome when seen from Earth's orbitAn astronaut from the European Space Agency captured this lovely video of the aurora australis from the International Space Station as it flew over New Zealand.
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Ford issues recalls covering 202,000 vehicles

Ford issues recalls covering 202,000 vehiclesFord is recalling more than 202,000 vehicles in North America to fix gas leaks, air bag sensors, stalling and other issues.
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Family

Woman Photoshops herself into mom's old photos

Woman Photoshops herself into mom's old photosDanielle Delph Photoshopped herself into mother's old photos, for a project called "If I Had Known My Mother Back Then."
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Nashville-to-Dallas flight makes a love connection

Nashville-to-Dallas flight makes a love connectionDottie Covenm, 44, and Keith Stewart, 38, decided to tie the knot by tying in their wedding with Southwest Airlines' inaugural non-stop flight from Nashville to Dallas Love Field — making for a true "love" connection.
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