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Liberty Mutual Insurance's home gallery app lets consumers to log their possessions in case of a burglary. (Source: CBS4)

New App Helps Log Possessions In Case Of A Burglary

Somebody breaks into your home and they take your stuff. Would you know what to report to the insurance company? A new study shows most people do not have a good record of what they own.

05/26/2015

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Study Looks At Effectiveness Of Virtual Schooling In Florida

Virtual schooling in Florida will come under the proverbial microscope now that the U.S. Department of Education has approved a $1.6 million three-year study of its effectiveness.

05/26/2015

Taken on March 20, 2007, a two-week-old boy finds his feet in his new world. Health Secretary Patricia Hewitt announced, April 3, 2007 that for the first time, mothers-to-be will have a guarantee that the NHS will provide them with a full range of birthing choices - including home births - and a midwife they know and trust to care for them.  (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Similac Advance Infant Formula To Be Sold GMO-Free

The maker of a popular baby formula says it will begin selling formula without genetically altered ingredients, G.M.O.s, by the end of the month.

05/26/2015

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Taco Bell, Pizza Hut To Remove Artificial Flavors, Coloring

Pizza Hut and Taco Bell are the latest companies working to give artificial colors and flavor the boot.

05/26/2015

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Pork Products Recalled Over Misbranding

Culinary Brands Inc. has issued a recall for certain pork products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens.

05/23/2015

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Rising Gas Prices Not Putting The Brakes On Holiday Travel

AAA predicts about 33 million Americans will drive more than 50 miles during this Memorial Day weekend which is the most in ten years. But there is good and bad news about gas prices.

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A doctor performs a procedure called NightLase which can cure snoring. (Source: CBS2)

New Laser Treatment Aims To Eliminate Snoring

A new procedure is intended to help both those who snore and those who are kept awake by it – with no downtime and no side effects.

05/21/2015

OXO Nest Booster Seat (Source: CPSC)

Baby Booster Seat Recalled Due To Fall Hazard

About 25,000 booster seats, sold online and at stores nationwide, have been recalled due to a fall hazard.

05/21/2015

SeaWorld, Orlando 
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SeaWorld Orlando Raises Ticket Prices

If your planning a summer trip to SeaWorld in Orlando to fly on Manta or check in with Shamu and his friends it’s going to cost you a little more.

05/21/2015

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Got A Baby? Need Some Gear? Tips From The NY Baby Show

How new or expectant parents navigate the megaworld of baby gear and its precursor, the megaworld of pregnancy gear, is an individual quest.

05/20/2015

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AAA’s Safest Cars For Teens

Safety, style and reliability make this list of cars top picks by AAA Car Buying experts.

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Hot Holiday Toys 2011

Here’s a look at the top 10 holiday toys. Toys on this list were featured by popular stores like Toys “R” Us, Amazon.com and Target.

Lufthansa's Airbus A-380, the world's largest airplane, taxis in after landing for the first time at MIA on Friday, June 10, 2011. (CBS4)

World’s Largest Passenger Plane Arrives At MIA

The largest passenger airliner in the world is coming to Miami. Lufthansa has announced that it will be the first airline to offer scheduled Airbus A380 service to Miami with daily flights between Frankfurt and Miami beginning June 10, 2011.

Airport body scans are seen by agents in a separate room, who do not see passengers’ faces. (credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

What Not To Wear In The TSA Security Line

Everyone bundled up, ready to go for an airplane ride to Grandma’s house? You might want to double check your family before you get in line at the airport. With 42.2 million Americans projected to take to the skies for Thanksgiving, the public outcry over intrusive body scans and invasive pat downs by the TSA could make the security line even more long and frustrating. Want to avoid setting off the security alarms and a TSA pat down? Just look over your traveling clothes one more time.

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