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Train yourself to breathe like a pro athlete

From an early age, we're taught that breathing is part of our autonomic nervous system, like digesting food, so unless there's a problem, it's not something we need to think about.

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Dad applauds son for dressing up like 'Frozen' princess

Many kids ask their parents to dress up as their favorite characters from "Frozen" for Halloween, including a young boy from Virginia.



Study: Cholesterol test can cost you $14 or $1,070 in US

When it comes to health care, it can really pay to shop around.

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It's time to get your flu shot

Now is the time to get your flu shot -- and this vaccine is expected to be more effective than last season's.

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County seeks grace from God over gay marriage

They say it's better to ask for forgiveness than permission. Tonight, a Tennessee county wants to do just that.

The Blount County Commission has a full agenda planned at its meeting tonight: Deal with budget issues. Restructure committees. Approve a ...

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D.C. considers US' most generous paid leave policy

For many American workers, taking time off to have a child or care for a sick family member means not getting paid.


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Oregon farmers boast 1,997-pound pumpkin

Farmers broke Oregon records over the weekend at the Bauman Harvest Festival with the unveiling of a 1,997-pound pumpkin.

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Lack of sugar kept ancient Pompeiians' teeth healthy

The ancient Romans may not have had access to modern dentistry, but they did boast strong, healthy teeth thanks to the absence of one key ingredient from their diet: sugar.


Santa Barbara Program Feeds Those In Need

Local grocery stores have paired up with Santa Barbara homeless centers. Their mission is to provide fresh and organic food to those in need.


Those In Need, The Boy Scouts Will Feed

Hunger is a daily reality for many in our community.


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'Butt dials' straining 911 emergency systems

The emergency dispatchers who handle calls to 911 must grapple with urgent situations, frantic callers and garbled messages.

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Why South Korea's men are buying tons of cosmetics

Ladies, step aside. In South Korea, cosmetics companies are now targeting men.

It's a trend that clashes with Western ideas about masculinity and gender, but Korean men are spending a ton of money on cosmetics products in order to improve their skin a...

Entertainment Headlines

Boehner quitting Congress

Boehner cancels 'Tonight Show' appearance

Outgoing House Speaker John Boehner has canceled his appearance on NBC's "Tonight…

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Want to smell like an Andy Kaufman prank?

Well, this smells like a prank. But, apparently, it's not.

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Daniel Craig, Lea Seydoux SPECTRE James Bond

Daniel Craig: I'd rather 'slash my wrists' than play Bond again

After playing James Bond in the last four films of the successful franchise,…

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Ashley Judd returns to hometown roots with 'Big Stone Gap'

Acclaimed actress Ashley Judd talks about the hometown feel of her new film, "Big…

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees are...

This year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees include some familiar faces and one…

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Selena Gomez reveals she has lupus

Pop singer Selena Gomez has revealed in Billboard that her diagnosis with the…

Travel Headlines

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Surrounded by ocean, unique hotel a true escape

Leaning back in his hammock, Garry Bickett looks over at his brother, Bill. He…

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Best time to buy holiday plane tickets

Although rumors abound about the best times to buy the most affordable holiday plane…

American Airlines flight diverted

Woman using breast pump scolded on plane, she says

A Phoenix woman said she was reprimanded by a flight attendant on an American…

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Flight diverts after co-pilot passes out

A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing in New Mexico on Tuesday morning…

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Alaska Airlines loses its CEO's bags

Alaska Airlines has a good record when it comes to handling bags. But recently it…

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Pilot dies during American Airlines flight

Medical emergencies are rare, but hardly unprecedented in commercial flights.


Technology Headlines

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Verizon to add $20 to grandfathered unlimited data plans

If you're still clinging to your Verizon unlimited cell phone plan, your monthly…


FAA tests technology to counter rogue drones

The Federal Aviation Administration is testing anti-drone technology that would…

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Report: Iran-based hackers spy using LinkedIn

A group of suspected Iranian hackers are using a sophisticated network of fake…

Automotive Headlines

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VW HQ raided by German police

German police raided the headquarters of Volkswagen on Thursday as part of an…

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VW chief: Scandal is 'hard to believe'

Volkswagen's U.S. boss blamed unnamed engineers at the company for the deceptive…

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EPA sizing up penalties for Volkswagen

The Volkswagen emissions cheating scandal is about to take center stage before…

Pet Headlines

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Orphaned baby possum snuggles toy kangaroo

A baby brushtail possum found abandoned and dehydrated in a suburban neighborhood of…

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20-pound pup ferociously chases off bears

Jules may weigh only 20 pounds, but that didn’t stop her from defending her family…

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Dog treats recalled over salmonella concern

Salix Animal Health has voluntarily recalled “Good ‘N’ Fun Beefhide Chicken Sticks”…

House and Home Headlines

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IKEA stops selling window blinds with cords

IKEA said it will no longer sell window blinds with cords because of the risk of…

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Home prices make solid gains

U.S. home prices went up in July according to a new report

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US home sales fall in August

U.S. home sales dropped in August because of smaller supplies and increasing prices,…

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