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Firefighter rescues baby deer from brush fire: 'He was so scared and trembling'

When Jen Shockley Brack saw a baby deer running for its life, she jumped into the flames to save the endangered Key deer fawn.<p>“I wasn’t scared. I saw …

Wildfires

Want To Have The Best Tomatoes? Put These Things In The Holes Before Planting Them

When dealing with gardening and planting all of those fruits and veggies, the greatest satisfaction of every gardener is to see the final outcome or …

Gardening

Woman fined $500 for bringing Delta in-flight snack through Customs: report

A woman who saved the in-flight apple she got on a Delta Air Lines flight says she was fined $500 after passing through U.S. Customs and Border Patrol with the fruit in her bag.<p>Crystal Tadlock was traveling from Paris back to the U.S. when toward the end of her flight, a Delta flight attendant …

Delta Airlines

Michael Kors Still Crushing Coach With Teens

The affordable luxury icon continues to own the minds and wallets of young consumers.<p>One of the primary reasons <b>Tapestry</b> (NYSE:TPR) purchased handbag …

Michael Kors

AT&T and Verizon are under investigation for colluding to let eSIM-equipped phones remain locked to their network

The US Department of Justice is investigating AT&T and Verizon for allegedly colluding with the GSMA to influence eSIM standards so as not to …

Anachronistic

Dance music star Avicii dead at 28

The hitmaker behind “Levels,” aka Tim Bergling, retired from touring in 2016 due in part to health issues<p>Swedish-born producer and DJ Avicii, real name Tim Bergling, died Friday, April 20th, 2018, as confirmed by his publicist Diana Baron. His death comes just days after his 2017 EP, <i>Avīci (01)</i>, was …

Avicii

Fired FBI head Andrew McCabe to sue Trump Admin for defamation

Donald Trump

Stench Leads to Home Crawling With Stolen Tortoises—10,000 of Them

A gruesome discovery by authorities in Madagascar highlights a grave threat to a highly endangered species of tortoise.<p>Soary Randrianjafizanaka set out with police, colleagues, and others earlier this month to investigate a rancid smell coming from a two-story house in Toliara, a town on the …

Zoology

Spend Less Time Weeding And More Time Gardening With These Tips

Weeds – those opportunistic, unwelcome plants that can effortlessly outcompete your edibles and ornamentals.<p>In the midst of the garden, two …

Gardening

10 Low-Maintenance Outdoor Plants That Will Boost Your Home’s Curb Appeal

At this time of year, many of us are starting to spruce up our homes for the season, both inside and out. Besides bringing flowers and fresh foliage …

Curb Appeal

Thursday's Best Deals: MacBooks, Over-Ear Wireless Headphones, Warm Water Bidet, and More

Stop flushing your money down the drain and save a little on travel-friendly MacBooks, over-ear wireless headphones, a $52 warm water bidet, and much …

Shopping

2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rashon Nelson initially brushed it off when the Starbucks manager told him he couldn't use the restroom because he wasn't a paying customer.<p>He thought nothing of it when he and his childhood friend and business partner, Donte Robinson, were approached at their table and were …

Justice

Three US men face life in jail over murder-for-hire killing of Filipino woman

<b>(CNN) —</b> A former US soldier described as a "ringleader of trained assassins" is facing life in jail after being found guilty Wednesday of organizing the killing of a woman in the Philippines in 2012 for cash.<p>Former US sniper instructor Joseph Hunter, nicknamed "Rambo," was convicted along with two …

Crime

A Stunning Breakthrough in the Fight Against a Devastating Blood Disease

In 1976, my final year of medical school, I travelled abroad and spent several months working in the hematology clinic at Hadassah Hospital, in Jerusalem. Every day, I attended to children and teen-agers suffering from a blood disorder called beta thalassemia. They were easy to identify in the …

Medicine

The Great Barrier Reef may never recover from the devastating 2016 heat wave

Australia's Great Barrier Reef will never be the same following the devastating marine heat wave that hit it between 2015 and 2016, according to a …

Global Warming

The Pilot Who Saved That Southwest Flight Is A Badass

Tammie Jo Shults, reportedly one of the pilots responsible for landing the Southwest Airlines flight 1380 that experienced an engine explosion …

Southwest Airlines

Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92 Video - ABC News

Her family said they took turns reading to her during her final days.

Barbara Bush

The 10 Best Anime Series On Netflix Right Now

Netflix hosts an embarrassment of riches in almost every genre imaginable, and anime is no exception. If you’ve never watched any before, or if you’re just worried you might have missed some of the best of what the service has to offer, we’ve got you covered. Romance, action, sci-fi, history, or …

Anime

Scientists hope new enzyme will 'eat' plastic pollution

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scientists have accidentally developed a plastic-eating enzyme that may be used to combat one of the world's worst pollution problems.<p>Researchers from Britain's University of Portsmouth and the US Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) made the discovery while …

Pollution

Newborn Guinea Pig Photo Shoot Is A Top Contender For Cutest Thing Ever

The photographer said they fit in the palm of her hand.<p>Guinea pigs are cute, but newborn guinea pigs swaddled à la Anne Geddes? It's almost too …

Guinea Pigs

Starbucks Apologizes After Boycott Erupts Over Video of Black Men Arrested in Philadelphia Store

Starbucks has apologized after a boycott erupted over a video of two black men being arrested inside a Philadelphia store, which led to accusations …

Justice

A $76,000 Monthly Pension: Why States and Cities Are Short on Cash

A public university president in Oregon gives new meaning to the idea of a pensioner.<p>Joseph Robertson, an eye surgeon who retired as head of the Oregon Health & Science University last fall, receives the state’s largest government pension.<p>It is $76,111.<p>Per month.<p>That is considerably more than the …

Retirement

Starbucks faces social media backlash over tepid apology for alleged racial profiling

Cell phone video captured a bewildered man at Starbucks this week asking Philadelphia police why they were arresting his two black friends.<p>Onlookers …

Social Media

Perfect your perennial garden this spring

Repairing your garden after an extreme winter can take some time and effort. But consistency is key to keeping your blooms fresh and full year after …

Plants

Video shows 2 Black men arrested for waiting for friend at Starbucks

Starbucks and the Philadelphia police department are both conducting internal investigations following the arrest of two Black coffee shop patrons …

Black Culture

More Than 200 Million Eggs Recalled Over Salmonella Fears

An Indiana-based farm is voluntarily recalling more than 200 million eggs for fear that they may have been contaminated by salmonella bacteria.<p>Rose …

Environmental Health

For people age 50 or older, doctors say the new shingles vaccine is a must

Federal officials have recommended a new vaccine that is more effective than an earlier version at protecting older adults against the painful rash called shingles. But persuading many adults to get this and other recommended vaccines continues to be an uphill battle, physicians and vaccine experts …

Public Health

James Comey and Donald Trump Go to War

It’s come to this: James Comey, the former head of the F.B.I., says that the President of the United States operates like a mob boss—lying, scheming, and demanding loyalty oaths from his subalterns, with no regard for morality. In response, the President has called the former G-man a “weak and …

James Comey

Keith Urban Moves out of Home He Shares With Wife Nicole Kidman After "A String of Arguments"

Another one bites the dust! With the recent news that Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban are heading for a divorce after 12 years of marriage, love in …

Keith Urban

Trump, Having Denounced Amazon’s Shipping Deal, Orders Review of Postal Service

WASHINGTON — President Trump abruptly issued an executive order on Thursday demanding an evaluation of the Postal Service’s finances, asserting the power of his office weeks after accusing Amazon, the online retail giant, of not paying its fair share in postage.<p>In the executive order, issued just …

Donald Trump