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Feb. 2, 2016

It motivates kids, teaches them about wellness, and even makes classes more fun. One Minnesota middle school is using new technology during physical education. In Shane Vanbeek's physical education classes, every jump, every kick, and every throw, now has a number.

Feb. 2, 2016

Another reason to get off the couch and on the treadmill: A new study reveals higher fitness can reduce the risk of dying after a heart attack.

Feb. 2, 2016

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Feb. 2, 2016

The Iowa results are in: we have an unexpected Republican winner and a historically close Democratic race.

Feb. 2, 2016

The handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, say the furry rodent has failed to see his shadow, meaning means he's "predicted" an early spring.

Feb. 1, 2016

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - It's Ted Cruz on top in the leadoff Republican presidential caucuses in Iowa.

Feb. 1, 2016

After months of campaigning, Iowa residents caucus to determine who they think should be the Republican and Democratic presidential nominees.

Feb. 1, 2016

Preparations are underway for Super Bowl 50. In Santa Clara, California the field at Levi's Stadium is being prepped and in San Francisco, downtown is starting to look like "Super Bowl City."

Feb. 1, 2016

The World Health Organization has declared the Zika virus an international public health emergency.

Feb. 1, 2016

The federal agency that monitors public health says the outbreak of E. coli illness linked to Chipotle restaurants that sickened 60 people appears to be over.

Jan. 31, 2016

The first truckload of water collected in Utica, N.Y. has made its way to Utica, Michigan. We sat down with local radio host Bill Keeler from Keeler in the Morning on WIBX to talk about how you can help with the water drive.

Jan. 29, 2016

Many people love to add the cookies to ice cream or milkshakes, but the people at Vivino wine app say to truly enjoy your Girl Scout cookies, you should pair them with wine.

Jan. 29, 2016

More U.S. airlines and cruise operators are offering refunds or letting pregnant women change itineraries if they booked a trip to places dealing with an outbreak of Zika virus.

Jan. 28, 2016

The World Health Organization said Thursday that the Zika virus, which has been linked to birth defects and neurological problems, is "spreading explosively."

Jan. 28, 2016

New York's attorney general says investigators found practices and abuses in sales of concert and sports tickets that prevent consumers from buying tickets at affordable prices or sometimes even getting them at all.

Jan. 28, 2016

Kids and their imaginations come in all shapes and sizes. And now, so does Barbie!

Jan. 28, 2016

A former running back for Northern Illinois University is suing two daily fantasy sports sites in Chicago federal court alleging they used his name to generate millions of dollars in revenue.

Jan. 27, 2016

Wendy's fast-food chain says it's investigating reports of "unusual activity" on payment cards used at some of its restaurants.

Jan. 27, 2016

The DeLorean is going back to the future and into production.

Jan. 27, 2016

The 71st anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz was commemorated today, January 27, in Poland.

Jan. 27, 2016

An Indianapolis elementary school principal was seen pushing several students out of the way of an oncoming bus before the vehicle fatally struck her, authorities said Tuesday.

Jan. 26, 2016

HARNEY COUNTY, Ore. - One person was killed as authorities arrested a group of people involved with that armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon.

Jan. 26, 2016

The Mohawk Valley woke up to a sheet of ice covering all the surfaces from cars to the sidewalks. Naturally we all go for the rock salt, but there could be a hidden danger you never even thought of.

Jan. 26, 2016

Character actor Abe Vigoda has died.

Jan. 26, 2016

A federal appeals court in Manhattan says the operator of New York City's airports has the legal right to kill migratory birds when necessary to protect planes.

Jan. 25, 2016

Americans are buying bigger, pricier homes. According to the National Association of Home Builders, the average home size rose to about 2700 square feet last year.

Jan. 25, 2016

The Supreme Court has ruled that people serving life terms for murders they committed as teenagers must have a chance to seek their freedom.

Jan. 25, 2016

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette holds a news conference on the water crisis in Flint.

Jan. 24, 2016

From Georgia to New York, huge storm floods, buries cities.

Jan. 22, 2016

Packaged salads produced at a Dole facility in Ohio are linked to one death in Michigan.

Jan. 22, 2016

Virus spreading through Central America can cause microcephaly in unborn children. Calls from moms-to-be, wanting to travel to tropical vacation spots, are pouring into Dr. Amy Hammers' office at Minnesota's Clinic Sofia.

Jan. 22, 2016

Extreme winter weather brings its own share of health risks.

Jan. 22, 2016

Georgia man who recently won a nearly half-million dollar lottery jackpot was killed Thursday during a home invasion robbery.

Jan. 22, 2016

The Green Bay Packers hired a new tight end coach: Brian Angelichio, who happens to be an Ilion native.

Jan. 22, 2016

At the end of a skit that ran on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah at 11 p.m. last night, January 22, it was announced that village officials with the descendants of Hugh White will be getting together with the Oneida Indian Nation to create a seal that everyone can agree on.

Jan. 21, 2016

Buffalo Bills co-owner Kim Pegula is congratulating Kathryn Smith for becoming the NFL's first full-time female assistant coach by saying she earned the promotion.

Jan. 21, 2016

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has issued a state of emergency ahead of an upcoming winter storm that threatens to bring heavy snowfall to the Washington area and the Northeast.

Jan. 20, 2016

More than 181,000 bottles of water for the residents of Flint, Michigan have arrived - courtesy of pop icon, Cher.

Jan. 20, 2016

School meals could become a bit tastier under legislation approved by a Senate committee.

Jan. 20, 2016

Scientists say they finally have "solid evidence" for Planet X, a true ninth planet on the fringes of our solar system.

Jan. 20, 2016

Attorney General Loretta Lynch has gone before Congress to defend President Barack Obama's executive actions curbing guns.

Jan. 20, 2016

Mayors across the U.S. say they worry about their cities' aging infrastructure and they'd like more state and federal support.

Jan. 19, 2016

J.C. Penney is getting back into the home appliance business after a gap of more than 30 years.

Jan. 19, 2016

Glenn Frey, who co-founded the Eagles and with Don Henley became one of history's most successful songwriting teams with such hits as "Hotel California" and "Life in the Fast Lane," has died.

Jan. 18, 2016

Senior Analyst for Zogby International, John Zogby, says both Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders came to the debate loaded, attacking each other. Zogby says each candidate held their own, but thinks Sanders might have a slight advantage.

Jan. 18, 2016

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama performed double duty on the federal holiday honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

Jan. 18, 2016

Calls for a boycott of the Academy Awards are growing over the Oscars' second straight year of mostly white nominees, as Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett Smith each said Monday that they will not attend this year's ceremony.

Jan. 18, 2016

Millennials are being credited with influencing new travel trends that will begin to take hold in 2016.

Jan. 18, 2016

New research shows ticks that transmit Lyme disease have become more common in this country.

Jan. 18, 2016

Around the country, yogis are jumping up from savasana and hopping onto a barstool as yoga classes are making their way into breweries.

Jan. 15, 2016

A Tennessee couple claiming to have one of the three winning Powerball tickets visited the Today Show for an exclusive interview Friday.

Jan. 15, 2016

Dan Haggerty, the rugged, bearded actor who starred in the film and TV series "The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams" about a mountain man and animal trainer, has died.

Jan. 15, 2016

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. announced plans to close 269 stores in the U.S. and globally.

Jan. 15, 2016

U.S. stocks are sharply lower, led by steep declines in energy companies as the price oil takes another tumble.

Jan. 15, 2016

Chipotle will close all of its restaurants February 8 - to hold staff meetings about food safety.

Jan. 14, 2016

Ben McAdoo has been named the New York Giants coach.

Jan. 14, 2016

A 911 call recording reveals Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street told police that her father attacked her during the Utah fight that led authorities to charge her with domestic violence and assault.

Jan. 14, 2016

Thousands of dead fish washed up on the shores of Rio's Guanabara Bay Wednesday, not far from where events are being held at this year's Olympic Games.

Jan. 14, 2016

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Jan. 14, 2016

Three winning tickets will share Wednesday's record $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot.

Jan. 14, 2016

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick coach says his primary concern is Chandler Jones' health.

Jan. 14, 2016

The latest on the 88th annual Oscar nominations announced Thursday in Beverly Hills, California, by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Jan. 14, 2016

British actor Alan Rickman, whose career ranged from Britain's Royal Shakespeare Company to the "Harry Potter" films, has died. He was 69.

Jan. 13, 2016

Whether you've overspent during the holidays or want to get finances in order to prep for tax season, a number of apps can help.

Jan. 12, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama aims to use his State of the Union address to sound a call for fixing the nation's broken politics.

Jan. 12, 2016

The world's largest lottery jackpot has grown to $1.5 billion because of continuing strong Powerball ticket sales.

Jan. 11, 2016

Freezing spray from wind-whipped waves have left a car encased in ice along the shore of Lake Erie.

Jan. 11, 2016

Many of the devices on display at this year's Consumer Electronics Show were geared toward health and fitness.

Jan. 11, 2016

David Bowie, the innovative and iconic singer whose illustrious career lasted five decades, has died after a battle with cancer. He was 69.

Jan. 8, 2016

2015's best in TV and movies will be honored Sunday night at the Golden Globes, and a familiar face will be back to host the proceedings: Comedian Ricky Gervais returns for the fourth time.

Jan. 8, 2016

An official tells AP reporter Mark Stevenson that fugitive drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was apprehended after a shootout with Mexican marines in the city of Los Mochis, in his home state of Sinaloa. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to be quoted by name.

Jan. 8, 2016

The record Powerball jackpot just got bigger, climbing to $800 million as sales soared in the days leading up to the drawing.

Jan. 8, 2016

A sheriff says a "woman with means" whose fugitive teenage son used an "affluenza" defense to avoid prison after killing four people in a drunken-driving wreck has complained about the conditions in her Texas jail cell.

Jan. 8, 2016

A Philadelphia police officer is lucky to be alive after he was shot multiple times in a shootout with a suspect late Thursday. Police say the shooting happened just before midnight.

Jan. 8, 2016

Armchair detectives hoping for a different ending for two convicts featured in "Making a Murderer" will have to look beyond the president for help.