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Customer gives dog to PetSmart employee, now she wants it back

Customer gives dog to PetSmart employee, now she wants it backSteve and Jeanne Wilkeson found a six month old Great Dane in their yard and kept it for two days; they live near the Buckman Bridge and I-295.
  • Pets
  • 19 hours, 30 minutes ago
Pets

George on two legs: The cat who thinks he's a human

George on two legs: The cat who thinks he's a humanGeorge is an 8-month-old munchkin and exotic shorthair cat who lives in Austin, and, as he says on his Instagram account, he likes to stand on two legs. He rose to Internet fame this week after his owner posted photos on Reddit.
  • Pets
  • 19 hours, 34 minutes ago
Life

Weddings can motivate brides, others to get fit

Weddings can motivate brides, others to get fitWhether you're a bride or a bridesmaid — or perhaps, even a guest — a wedding can be the catalyst for getting in shape and shedding some pounds.
  • Life
  • 19 hours, 35 minutes ago
Life

Colorado teen's 'promposal' parody gets noticed by Old Spice

Colorado teen's 'promposal' parody gets noticed by Old SpiceThe creative plan not only worked to secure him a date for the evening, it also drew the attention of a popular men's brand, Old Spice.
  • Life
  • 21 hours, 16 minutes ago
Local

Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central GeorgiaSee what positions are open across the heart of Georgia.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Tech

5 Facebook tricks you never knew existed

5 Facebook tricks you never knew existedThere is more to Facebook than status updates, photos and comments. Here are 5 little known Facebook chills and thrills.
  • Tech
  • 21 hours, 32 minutes ago
News

S.C. transgender teen settles with state over license photo

S.C. transgender teen settles with state over license photoA transgender South Carolina teenager has settled a lawsuit challenging the state Department of Motor Vehicles' policy governing a person's choice to take a driver's license photo wearing makeup.
  • News
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Tech

Self-driving cars will be safer, but surprises will happen

Self-driving cars will be safer, but surprises will happenSelf-driving cars will make our roadways much safer, but there will be unintended consequences that will need a consistent national legal and regulatory framework, according to experts who spoke at the opening of a major engineering conference today.
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Life

90-year-old's dream to be on 'Tonight Show'

90-year-old's dream to be on 'Tonight Show'For nearly 30 years, Italene Gaddis has dreamed of being on the Tonight Show. Why? "I can encourage more people. That's what I'm about, to encourage people," said the 90-year-old Newcastle resident.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Life

Tattered birth certificate leads woman to lost family

Tattered birth certificate leads woman to lost family"I had always wanted to know how it felt to have a family member throw you a party, or give my mom a Mother's Day card," Gwen Brigham said.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
News

Army sergeant killed 45 years ago returning home

Army sergeant killed 45 years ago returning homeAn Army sergeant killed during the Vietnam War will be laid to rest this weekend in central Missouri, nearly 45 years to the day he died.
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Life

6-year-old bravely fighting cancer dances through chemo sessions in N.C.

6-year-old bravely fighting cancer dances through chemo sessions in N.C.An N.C. 6-year-old losing his eye sight to cancer has gained the support of an entire community.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Nation Now

Model for Norman Rockwell's Rosie the Riveter painting dies

Model for Norman Rockwell's Rosie the Riveter painting diesThe woman who was the model for the Norman Rockwell painting that came to symbolize the strength and contributions of women in the war effort during World War II has died.
  • Nation Now
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Money

Get rid of that debt before you retire

Get rid of that debt before you retireDebt is becoming a growing problem in retirement. But like nearly everything else in life, it's less of a issue if you have a plan.
  • Money
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Life

Watch nurse's priceless reaction when paralysis patient stands up

Watch nurse's priceless reaction when paralysis patient stands upNurses see a lot of patients and often hide their emotions, but that doesn't mean they don't care.
  • Life
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Health

Outpouring of support for bullied Calif. girl

Outpouring of support for bullied Calif. girlBreanna was born with Goldenhar syndrome which caused her facial deformity. Her parents say she has been bullied since she was in elementary school. Now in eighth grade, just when Breanna thought the taunting had gone away, it got much worse.
  • Health
  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Tech

Look up! Here comes the Lyrid meteor shower

Look up! Here comes the Lyrid meteor showerThe best time to see the shower will be just before dawn on Wednesday, which is also Earth Day, and on Thursday, according to Slooh.com, an astronomy website.
  • Tech
  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
News

Only half of American parents have a will

Only half of American parents have a willFinances are difficult to discuss with parents, but a new survey reveals how terribly important it is to fight through the potential awkwardness.
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  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
Life

4 tips for cleaning up your credit score

4 tips for cleaning up your credit scoreA proactive approach to monitoring your credit reports and credit score is critical to protecting this important information, says James P. Nehf, professor at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis.
  • Life
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Tech

7 things to know about STEM careers

7 things to know about STEM careersOccupations employing the largest percentages of Americans often don't pay well, and it's likely little surprise that fatter paychecks can be found in the seemingly harder-to-land jobs in science, technology engineering and math, the so-called STEM jobs.
  • Tech
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Life

S.C. toddler without feet gets puppy without a paw

S.C. toddler without feet gets puppy without a pawOf the nine pups in the litter, Lt. Dan, named for the character in Forest Gump who lost his legs, was the only one missing a paw. On Monday, the nine-week-old found a new home with Sapphyre Johnson, a toddler who lost both feet.
  • Life
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
News

Washington students build tiny houses for homeless

Washington students build tiny houses for homelessAs he looked at the tiny home coming together on the back lawn of Franklin High School, Tai Jordan swelled with pride.
  • News
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Features

Autism awareness fair to be held in Forsyth this weekend

Autism awareness fair to be held in Forsyth this weekendThis weekend in Forsyth, a family fair aims at raising awareness for autism.
  • Features
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
News

Roseanne Barr reveals she's losing her eyesight

Roseanne Barr reveals she's losing her eyesightThe actress and comedian made the revelation while explaining her affinity for marijuana.
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  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Life

Newly discovered frog looks strangely familiar

Newly discovered frog looks strangely familiarA newly discovered species of glass frog in Costa Rica looks suspiciously similar to a certain green Muppet.
  • Life
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Life

Saints player makes big play for New Orleans girl at her prom

Saints player makes big play for New Orleans girl at her promThanks to Saints cornerback Keenan Lewis, one lucky young lady had both, as she was treated to the night of her life at the Science and Mathematics High's Senior Prom Saturday night.
  • Life
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
Life

Pets can transmit infections to people

Pets can transmit infections to peopleNearly half of all American households have some type of pet, but many pet owners are unaware that animals come with some level of risk for spreading bacterial and parasitic infections.
  • Life
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
Life

Kraft removing artificial dyes, preservatives from Mac & Cheese

Kraft removing artificial dyes, preservatives from Mac & CheeseToday, food giant Kraft responded with a pledge to stop using artificial preservatives and dyes in its Kraft Macaroni & Cheese by January 2016.
  • Life
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Tech

Google shakes up ranking system for mobile

Google shakes up ranking system for mobileTuesday, search giant Google is changing its ranking system to favor those with mobile friendly websites, i.e., ones that can be easily read on smartphones, without tons of graphics and flash to slow things down.
  • Tech
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Macon

Bibb student gets into four Ivy League schools

Bibb student gets into four Ivy League schoolsMost students would be honored to get an acceptance letter from one Ivy League school. Auriel Wright has four to choose from.
  • Macon
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Pets

Service dog inspires woman to train pups for others

Service dog inspires woman to train pups for othersCathy Powell's service dog, Duffy, has changed her life. Now she's hoping to bring the same blessings to others as she trains eight puppies as future service dogs.
  • Pets
  • 5 days, 13 hours ago
News

300 strangers attend girl's birthday after mother's plea

300 strangers attend girl's birthday after mother's pleaJenny Moretter said she hoped at least 10 friends in her circle would attend the party and bring girls Mackenzie's age. But Mackenzie received so much more.
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  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
News

Family members' funeral 'pulls on your heartstrings'

Family members' funeral 'pulls on your heartstrings'Eight white hearses rolled into the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Saturday morning, delivering 7-year-old Zhi'Heem Todd, his six siblings and their father, to one of the largest funeral services the Eastern Shore has known. The Todds were found dead in...
  • News
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
Life

For this Earth Day, try kicking the plastic habit

For this Earth Day, try kicking the plastic habitA sandwich made from individually wrapped slices of cheese. Coffee made from a convenient K-Cup. A quick and easy microwaved meal. These are just a few of the everyday things people who attempt to live a plastic- and package-free existence choose to go without.
  • Life
  • 6 days, 16 hours ago
Life

Newlywed pilot jets above Malta to draw intersecting hearts

Newlywed pilot jets above Malta to draw intersecting heartsWhen airline workers are swept off their feet by love, they rise higher than most. A few weeks ago a pilot proposed to an Alaska Airlines flight attendant mid-flight, and now a couple working for Malta Airlines has demonstrated their love miles high after a marriage...
  • Life
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
News

At the theater, 91-year-old's wish comes true

At the theater, 91-year-old's wish comes trueGrace Gresham used to be able to hold them still, her fingers dangling over ivory keys as she prepared to fill the church hall with sound. Now, at 91, she has hands that cannot play, a voice that cannot sing and legs that cannot walk. She has a life that would seem...
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  • 6 days, 19 hours ago
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