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  • About 32,000 pairs of high-end children's pajamas are being recalled due to the risk of fire. The pajamas are made by Roberta Roller Rabbit and were sold between 2012 and February of this year.

    Children’s Pajamas Recalled Due to Burn Risk

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — About 32,000 pairs of high-end children’s pajamas are being recalled because they pose a burn risk. The pajamas are made by Roberta Roller Rabbit and were sold between 2012 and February of this year. The Consumer Product Safety Commission say the recalled pajamas, which range from toddler size 1 to youth 12, were sold with either long sleeve with pants or short sleeves with shorts. The agency said the pajamas fail to meet federal flammability standards. […]

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    Study Finds No Link Between MMR Vaccine and Autism

    (CNN) — The vaccine for measles, mumps and rubella doesn’t bring an increased risk of autism, according to a new study of more than 95,000 children. The study, published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association, is the latest piece of research to debunk the myth associating the MMR vaccine with autism.Using a claims database from a large commercial health plan, the researchers paid particular attention to children who had older siblings with autism, or ASD, which puts […]

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    Earth Day Quiz: Which Animal Are You?

    (CNN) — Here’s a look at what you need to know about Earth Day, which is celebrated every year by more than a billion people in 192 countries around the world. If you were an animal, which animal would you be?  Find out by taking the quiz at the bottom of this page. Facts: Earth Day is celebrated every April 22, but some events take place on the weekends before or after the 22nd. It was created in the United […]

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    Kraft Ends Mac and Cheese Fake Coloring

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — For years that bright yellow color of Kraft macaroni and cheese wasn’t all-natural, but it’s about to be. Kraft is removing artificial preservatives and synthetic colors from its mac and cheese recipe, starting in January 2016. It will use spices like paprika, annatto and turmeric to replace the synthetic colors and promises that its mac and cheese will taste the same as before. Kraft already took out the fake coloring from its character macaroni, like its […]

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    Woman Gifts Engagement Ring to Man Battling Cancer, Fiance

    ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) — A New Mexico woman’s engagement didn’t work out, but instead of selling her diamond ring, she wanted to find a deserving couple to give it to. With the help of social media, she quickly found one. “Every day is a blessing,” says Josh Michaels who has been engaged to his girlfriend Laura since 2013. That same year he was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer – stage four – that spread from a tumor in […]

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    Semi Carrying Millions of Bees Overturns On Interstate

    LYNNWOOD, WA (Q13 FOX) — A buzzing problem for drivers on Interstate 5 in near Seattle Friday morning. A semi-truck loaded with millions of honeybees overturned in the northbound lanes. The accident left many bee-filled boxes scattered across the highway. Some of the bees escaped their boxes Local beekeepers used smoke to calm the bees and load them onto trucks. Numerous boxes of bees were crushed in the crash.

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    Rags to Riches, Homeless Man Finds Fat Bank Account

    TAMPA — No identification, no Social Security card and only a box to live on. John Helinski was homeless and nameless for three years. Suddenly, he’s set to buy his own place and collect a nice pension. Helinski hit it big thanks to the Social Security Administration, and a big-hearted cop and a case worker determined to untangle major bureaucracy. Charles Inman could not bear to see his 62-year-old ward land back on the street, he told CNN affiliate WFTS. […]

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    Walmart Abruptly Closes 5 Stores, Leaves 2,200 Employees Without Work

    NEW YORK — Walmart surprised everyone and put 2,200 people out of work Monday when it temporarily closed five stores. The reason for the shut down: plumbing problems, according to the retailer. Two of the stores are in Texas, and the others are in California, Florida and Oklahoma. They will be closed for “extended repairs” for approximately six months, the company said. The stores closed at 7 p.m. Monday, after workers were notified just hours before that they were losing […]

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    Couple Records Priceless Reactions to Learning Their ‘Best Kept Secret’

    PENSACOLA, Fla. — Sharon and Korey Rademacher were hoping for a second child. When they found out what they were having, they decided to keep it a secret from family and friends. That’s why they didn’t tell their family the gender of baby No. 2 — or that Sharon was actually expecting not one but two girls, according to CNN affiliate WEAR. When everyone arrived at West Florida Hospital in Pensacola, Florida, after Sharon gave birth March 11, they recorded […]

  • Aaron Hernandez Court Appearance

    Aaron Hernandez Found Guilty of Murder

    (CNN) — Jurors in the trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez have found him guilty of first degree murder, which carries a penalty of life imprisonment without the possibility of parole. Hernandez was also found guilty of unlawful possession of a firearm and unlawful possession of ammunition. As the verdict was read, the former standout tight end appeared upset but calm — pursing his lips and taking a deep breath, as his lawyer put his arm around […]

  • To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Abraham LincolnÆs birth 1809, the National Museum of American History at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C., is exhibiting Lincoln artifacts from its vast collection.

    Lincoln’s Death: 150 Years Later

    (CNN) — Abraham Lincoln had been in good cheer on the evening of Good Friday, April 14, 1865, as he watched the stage comedy “Our American Cousin.” During Act III at Ford’s Theatre, the laughter turned to horror after renowned actor John Wilkes Booth entered the presidential box with his derringer pistol and put a bullet into Lincoln’s brain. In a single instant, American history was changed forever. Lincoln died the following morning. Some 150 years later, Americans can explore […]

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    Couple’s ‘Fresh Prince’ Baby Announcement Goes Viral

    HAPPY VALLEY, Ore. — If you haven’t seen this couple’s take on announcing they’re expecting, you’re missing out. The Meeks posted their rap to YouTube a few days back, on April 5. Their video went from about 107,000 views on Saturday night to nearly 640,000 views by Monday. “It was completely unexpected. Like, that was the last thing we thought would happen, that it would blow up to what it had, or what it has,” Mellisa said. The Meeks tell […]

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