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Elementary school teacher's classroom exercise yields heartwrenching results

A Colorado teacher wanted to find a way to better understand her students, and the result, shared on Twitter, is both heart-wrenching and moving.

Russian in NY-based StubHub tickets theft pleads not guilty

Authorities say the alleged ringleader behind an international scheme to take over more than 1,000 StubHub accounts to buy tickets to sporting events and concerts has pleaded not guilty in New York City.

Experimental blood test shows promise in early cancer detection

An experimental blood test is showing promise in the fight against cancer.

North Carolina's man's dying wish is for people to not vote Hillary Clinton

A North Carolina man's family made sure his unusual final wish was known.

Earth Day aims to reach millions with 'Angry Birds' game

The hugely popular game "Angry Birds" is showing Earth Day some love this year.

Some 30,000 gear up to run in 119th Boston Marathon

Monday, some 30,000 runners will take part in the world's oldest annual marathon.

Hundreds of young chicks and ducklings safe after being lost in the mail

It's Noah's Ark to the rescue, again. This time, the animals that Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary in Locust Grove, Georgai rescued were hundreds of chicks, each less than a week old.

A tractor trailer full of bees overturns outside of Seattle

People are buzzing about an overturned tractor trailer outside of Seattle. This tractor trailer carrying millions of bees overturned early this morning, shutting down two lanes of traffic.

Gadgets to help you keep mobile devices up and running during summer festivals

Several gadgets can help you keep your mobile devices up and running during this summer's music festivals.

National Parks Week kicks off this weekend with waived entrance fees

This weekend kicks off National Parks week. Entrance fees for all 59 National Parks are being waved - they're all free... And the Park Service is encouraging everyone to visit.

Verizon offering non-contract à la carte television

Verizon is giving cable customers more control over the channels they pay for.

Baby shot in head in apparent road rage case in Seattle, police say

Police in the Seattle suburb of Kent say a 1-year-old girl was shot in the head as she sat in a car with her parents in what is described as an apparent case of road rage.

Indiana bill requiring 'baby box' study heads to governor

An Indiana proposal that could lead to the creation of "baby boxes" in which women could anonymously surrender their newborns is headed to Republican Gov. Mike Pence.

Hannaford recalling pine nuts that might be contaminated

Hannaford Supermarkets is recalling packages of pine nuts it says might be contaminated with salmonella.

NFL reinstates Adrian Peterson from suspension

The NFL has reinstated Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, clearing the way for him to return after missing most of last season while facing child abuse charges in Texas.

Humane Society of Utah finds a unique way to increase adoptions

A Humane Society of Utah photographer took a unique approach to showcase the personalities of the dogs at the shelter and the photos have since gone viral.

Police: Woman blames coffee-drinking parrot for car crash

State police say a woman blames her coffee-drinking pet parrot for distracting her moments before she crashed her car into a guardrail in Pennsylvania.

Report: High school smoking fell as e-cigarette use boomed

A new government report shows smoking by teens hit a new low last year while the popularity of electronic cigarettes and water pipes boomed.

New research suggests that what we consider "middle age" might be changing

Why is it that when people reach a certain age, they're considered "over the hill"? New research is helping re-define how we look at aging.

Stock of online marketplace Etsy surges in trading debut

Shares of online crafts marketplace Etsy are surging in its debut as publicly traded company.

Kind bar controversy: When is saturated fat good?

An FDA crackdown underway on some popular snack bars marketed to you as "healthy." But apparently, that may not be the case.