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Louisiana woman allegedly kicks Texas deputy in throat during arrest

A Louisiana woman was arrested last week after she allegedly kicked a Rusk County deputy in the throat.

Running just 5 minutes a day can reduce risk of heart disease

Few Americans can find the time to work out every day, but a new study shows that just a few minutes a day can produce huge benefits for your heart.

Electronic junk gives adults with autism a career path in Colorado

Turning junk into an opportunity is all in a day's work at Blue Star Recyclers in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Mayflies cause mayhem at north end of Mississippi River

Mayfly mayhem is causing problems in western Wisconsin. Pierce County deputies say a three car crash near Hager City when a driver lost control on the slippery road covered in mayflies.

MMA fighter turned convenience store clerk thwarts Houston robbery

A Houston, Texas convenience store clerk turned the tables on a pair of accused robbers on July 10, and the entire incident was caught on camera.

With two months of summer left, the air conditioner may need a tune-up

R-22 Freon is being phased out and replaced by a new more environmentally friendly refrigerant called R-410A.

UN urge Israel & Palestine to stop violence, but neither side shows signs of stopping

Today begins a holy day in the Middle East, marking the end of Ramadan, and a meeting early this morning.

New abuse-deterrent painkiller approved

By Stephanie Smith- CNN (CNN) -- In the painkiller world, oxycodone and naloxone seem like strange bedfellows. Oxycodone is a powerful painkiller, while naloxone is used to reverse painkiller overdose.

8 rights of pregnant women at work

By Annalyn Kurtz NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Women still get fired simply because they're pregnant. In the last fiscal year, government agencies received 5,370 charges alleging pregnancy discrimination in the workplace.

This won't be the AIDS-free generation

By Saundra Young CNN (CNN) -- He was just 18 years old when he got the news. It was the summer before his senior year in high school.

A pop-up public living room

By Jamie Gumbrecht- CNN (CNN) -- When Eddy Kaijser and a small group of designers came together to discuss what was missing from their Rotterdam neighborhood, the discussion swirled around comfortable, homey public spaces.

Study: Massive solar storm barely missed us in 2012

By Carter Maguire- CNN (CNN) -- "Here comes the sun" indeed, and it was just barely all right.

Dark Mail: Email that hides from the NSA

By Jose Pagliery NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- You can run from NSA surveillance -- but you can't hide. One way or another, the U.S. government will be able to snoop on your personal conversations.