Study suggests where polio remains a threat, 2 kinds of vaccine protect children better than 1
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Kathleen Hall, founder and CEO of the Mindful Living Network and Stress Institute
Adults under 30 are the least likely to have any type of insurance. Nearly 1 in 4 is not covered by a health insurance policy, a new survey finds.
Alleged owner of 9 dogs found dead in vacant western Md. house charged with animal cruelty
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Ballet lessons bring grace and hope to the lives of girls in Brazil's gritty slums
Iceland lowers aviation alert to orange; no signs of imminent eruption from Bardarbunga
AP Photos: Underworld spirits let loose to roam during Hong Kong's Hungry Ghost Festival
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Earthquake strikes at heart of California wine country, just as harvest season begins
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Metroway rapid bus service debuts in Virginia, service uses dedicated bus lanes
Fashion designers, meet Intel: fitness technology going luxury in a marriage of 2 worlds
Over $1.1 million raised for So. Cal youth sports at memorabilia auction
With fair season comes ever more unusual parade of deep-fried, bacon-wrapped cuisine
Here's more information on how tearing out a lawn pencils out in drought-stricken California
What many would not give for complete silence. But who would have thought finding it would be so hard.Three apps promise the answer but at a premium.
China's war on Muslim extremists takes aim at ordinary minority Uighurs' clothing, beards
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