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Cardiologist Recommends Smiling To Have Better Health

It can apparently lower blood pressure and improve blood sugar levels.

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Free Music Lessons Give Foster Kids New Groove (+podcast)

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Forty Historic 13-Star Flags to be Displayed Together for the First Time Beginning Flag Day, June 14 – July 14 | Museum of the American Revolution

This Flag Day, 40 rare, historic 13-star flags will go on display at the Museum of the American Revolution, marking the first time that this collection has been displayed together. Most of the flags have never been exhibited before. The exhibit, “A New Constellation: A Collection of Historic 13-Star Flags,” will be on view from Flag Day, Friday, June 14 through Sunday, July 14, 2019.

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Sports

Appearing for 14th team, Jackson sets record

SAN FRANCISCO -- Edwin Jackson set a Major League record with his very first pitch of Wednesday's Blue Jays game against the Giants. Toronto became the 14th team for which Jackson, 35, has performed in his Major League career since 2003. That broke the record that he shared with right-hander

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Tech/Science

Beware: This New Robocall Scam Could Cost You Big Time

It seems that robocallers have have begun to evolve a bit, as media coverage brings increased scrutiny and potential regulatory action in response to their practices. Now that consumers are starting to get wise to the barrage of robocalls and the myriad spam calls that flood their phones on the daily

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Tech/Science

Cicada swarm about to emerge in parts of Ohio, Pennsylvania

The 17-year cicadas are about to emerge

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K-LOVE Pastors: Dating In A Hookup Culture (+podcast)

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Kids Need Certain Lifeskills For Successful ‘Adulting’ (+podcast)

Cooking and cleaning are two that benefit kids for the future

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Faith

Burnout Risk High For Pastors

Pastoral ministry is a job recognized even by secular researchers as one of the most complex and stressful careers a person can have.

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Massive Restored Locomotive Steaming To Ogden For Golden Spike Gathering

Engine is longer than two city buses

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Entertainment

The story of white sauce, Virginia's unique contribution to Mexican American cuisine

Sit down at a family-style Mexican restaurant in southeastern Virginia, and chances are you will be served a mysterious white sauce unknown in Mexico.

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World

Notre Dame Cathedral symbolized soul of Paris since 14th century

Donations to rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral are flowing in from around the world, as crews in Paris assess the damage from Monday's fire. The cathedral is one of the most historically significant structures in the world. Roxana Saberi reports.

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Best and Worst Agitator Top-Loaders From Consumer Reports

Agitator top-loaders aren’t normally the most innovative appliances in the laundry aisle, but they remain popular: They accounted for 42 percent of the 9.6 million washers shipped to stores last ...

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