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    The World’s ‘Ugliest Color’ Is Being Used To Save Lives

    In 2012, a marketing research company determined Pantone 448 C (aka “opaque couché”) was the world’s ugliest color—and it’s been used to try to save lives ever since. Per the Guardian, GfK surveyed 1,000 smokers back then to find out which hue turned them off the most, and this Pantone pick—a greenish-brown blend that survey […]

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    USA Swimming Bans Brock Turner For Life

    The U.S. governing body for the sport of swimming on Friday banned ex-Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner, whose six-month jail sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman has stirred widespread outrage. Condemning Turner’s “crime and actions,” USA Swimming said that he is not a current organization member and is ineligible for membership. “Brock Turner’s membership […]

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    Baby Suffers Second-Degree Burns After Being Hit By Scalding Water From Garden Hose

    A 9-month-old boy in Phoenix received second-degree burns over 30 percent of his body on Tuesday after being hit by extremely hot spray from a garden hose as his mother tried to fill up a small wading pool. Dominique Woodger told Phoenix TV station KNXV that she didn’t realize when she turned on the faucet […]

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    Students Make Music With Help Of 3D-Printed Prosthetics

    PINE GROVE, Pa. – An ambitious project at a Pennsylvania high school is changing the lives of two middle school students. This year, Pine Grove Area High School got a 3D printer, and a student and his teacher just finished printing out two prosthetic hands for the students. The high school never imagined putting its 3D printer […]

  • NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 7: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton arrives onstage during a primary night rally at the Duggal Greenhouse in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, June 7, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Clinton has secured enough delegates and commitments from superdelegates to become the Democratic Party's presumptive presidential nominee. She will become the first woman in U.S. history to secure the presidential nomination of one of the country's two major political parties. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

    Clinton Dedicates Historic ‘Milestone’ To Supporters

    CBS NEWS — Gathered with thousands of her supporters in Brooklyn on Tuesday night, Hillary Clinton marked a historic moment. “Thanks to you we’ve reached a milestone,” she said, to deafening applause. “The first time in our nation’s history that a woman will be a major party’s nominee for the president of the United States. […]

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    Two Men Die After Bluff Collapses At Bull Shoals Lake

    BOONE COUNTY (KOLR) — Two men from Harrison died Sunday (June 5) when a bluff ledge they were standing on collapsed over Bull Shoals Lake. Casey Ruley, 19, died on scene as a result of the 30-foot fall. The body of Paul Andrew Woodruff, 19, was found Monday by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission […]

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    Fayetteville School District Releases Daryl Patton’s Resignation Letter

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — The Fayetteville School District released former high school football coach Daryl Patton’s resignation letter Monday (May 16). Patton submitted the handwritten letter of resignation May 12. The letter states: To Whom It May Concern: Effective at the end of my contract (June 31, 2016) I will be resigning my position of head […]

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    Dad Doesn’t Believe College Swimmer Convicted Of Sex Assault Should Go To Jail For ’20 Minutes Of Action’

    STANFORD, Calif. – The father of a 20-year-old man who was convicted on multiple charges of sexual assault does not believe his son should go to prison for “20 minutes of action.” Last week, Brock Turner, a former swimmer at Stanford University, was sentenced to six months in county jail and probation for sexually assaulting an […]

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    Clif Bar Joins Growing List Of Recalls Amid Listeria Concerns

    MINNESOTA — Some Clif Bar trail mix and energy bars are the latest products to be voluntarily recalled because they contain sunflower kernels that may have been contaminated with listeria, the company said Thursday. Earlier in the week, Quaker Quinoa Granola Bars and Kashi Trail Mix Chewy Granola Bars joined the growing list of products […]

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    “Misbehaving” Boy Disappears In Forest After Parents Abandon Him

    TOKYO – A 7-year-old boy is missing in a forest in northern Japan after his parents made him get out of their car as punishment for misbehaving. About 150 rescue workers searched Monday in a wooded area on Hokkaido, the northernmost of Japan’s four main islands. The boy, identified as Yamato Tanooka, has been missing […]

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    Garrett’s Blog: Memorial Day Weekend

    The atmosphere remains unchanged with abundant humidity and very little cap aloft to prevent storms. As a result, rain chance will continue into the weekend and into next week. Over the weekend, rain will be most likely in the late afternoon and early evening with daytime heating being the primary cause. Not everyone will see […]

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    Growing Fun, Healthy Habits: Vegetable Gardening With Kids

    If they grow them, kids are more likely to eat them – vegetables that is. Start with a family planning session.  Get everyone involved drawing pictures of their favorite vegetables and the garden they want to grow. Plant lettuce, radishes or other fast growing vegetables that give quick results and keep everyone interested in the […]