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Healthy lunches could land you in the White House

If you know of a kid who can whip up a healthy lunch, they might earn a trip to the White House.

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Next-generation GMOs: Pink pineapples and purple tomatoes

Cancer-fighting pink pineapples, heart-healthy purple tomatoes and less fatty vegetable oils may someday be on grocery shelves.

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Amazon wants to help you get your housework done

Amazon is offering to help get your chores done, with listings for everything from housecleaning to goat grazing.

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McDonald’s to test all-day breakfast

You could soon be able to get an Egg McMuffin at any time of day.

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Wanted: A kidney

A Maine woman's unusual method of finding a kidney donor has paid off.

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Lincoln Continental, the car of presidents, is returning

Elvis Presley had one. So did presidents from Kennedy to Reagan.

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White House unveils plan to fight antibiotic-resistant germs

The White House announce a five-year plan to fight drug-resistant germs.

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Eyes on the road: AAA says distracted driving worse than we thought

You know how some people insist they can drive safely — even while they fiddle with their smartphones or other electronic devices? They can't.

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Bill would create organic-style labels for modified foods

House Republicans are proposing a new government certification for foods free of genetically modified ingredients.

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Parents increasingly seeking urban lifestyles for kids

Along the way, they're pushing cities to be more welcoming of families.

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Are passwords past their prime?

Could having a password become passé?

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When it comes to e-cigs, Big Tobacco is concerned for your health

Big tobacco companies have pushed for a range of controls on e-cigarettes, including health warnings, restricted sales, and scientific testing requirements.

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Amazon to start experimenting with drones

The Seattle company had asked the FAA for permission to fly drones for package deliveries last July.

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Internet Explorer on its way out

The browser is about get bumped — not by a rival, but by Microsoft itself.

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Starbucks delivery coming this year

If you live in Seattle or NYC, you won't have to leave your home or office to get your Frappuccino fix.

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Pay me with Facebook

The social media giant will soon let users send money to friends via Messenger.

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Championship reveals the real big cheese

The largest cheese, butter, and yogurt competition in the nation is underway in Milwaukee.

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It’s cool to be kind at this high school

Acts of kindness have become the cool thing to do at Independence High School in Tennessee.

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As Keurig coffee share grows, so does environmental controversy

Single-serve coffee maker Keurig Green Mountain says it now controls about a third of retail sales in the U.S. coffee market.

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Survey: Young adults do consume news – in their own way

Young adults have had a reputation for being connected to one another and disconnected from the news.

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Child Abuse Prevention Rally

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A rally to support Child Abuse Awareness Month is set for Wednesday.

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Watch and Warning Confusion

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A service that has been in use for 60 years still causes confusion...