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Heading Back To School! Tick Tock Tick Tock! [VIDEO]

Parents are getting ready to pop the corks on the sparkling cider as they wave goodbye to their little ones and kiss another summer goodbye. Oh yeah....we're there. It's back to school time!

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Indiana State Fair Concert Stage Collapses, Killing Five [VIDEO]

Thousands of people were gathered at an outdoor stage at the Indiana State Fair on Saturday night when high winds from a storm caused the stage rigging to collapse, killing five and injuring at least 40 others, multiple outlets report.

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Back to School – 5 Tips for Kids Waiting at the Bus Stop

School is almost back in session, which means it’s time to start brushing up on tips for taking the bus. The school bus can be a great resource for time-strapped parents and independence-seeking children alike. But it also needs to be approached with safety and care.

Here are five tips to make your child’s bus ride the best it can be.

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The Great Toilet Paper Debate! Are You A Wadder Or A Folder? We Want To Know! [VIDEO]

In a recent survey it was determined that over half of the US population either folds or wads their toilet paper when people....well you know.....

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Get (or Give) a Free Starbucks Coffee With Jonathan’s Card

You’ve seen those “take a penny, leave a penny” trays at convenience stores. What if you could do the same thing with coffee?

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Celebrity Birthdays for August 9 – Deion Sanders, Gillian Anderson and More

Here’s a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:

Deion Sanders
Age: 44
Occupation: Professional Athlete and Analyst
Known For: His athletic versatility as both a football and baseball player, winning two Super Bowls, and recently being inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame

Gillian Anderson
Age: 43
Occupation: Actress
Known For: Making geekboys drool while playing Special Agent Dana Scully on the TV series ‘The X-Files’

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Hot Topic! Should Welfare Applicants Submit To Drug Testing? [VIDEO]

The govenor of Florida has signed a bill that now requires all applicants for welfare be drug tested.

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31 American Troops Killed in Afghanistan After Taliban Attack on Helicopter
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30 American Troops Killed in Afghanistan Helicopter Attack

Editor's Note: This post has been updated to reflect that 30 American troops were killed in the attack, rather than 30, as initially reported.

Taliban insurgents shot down an American military helicopter in Afghanistan Saturday, killing 30 American troops, 7 Afghan commandos, and an interpreter multiple news outlets are reporting

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Tri Cities Gain Men Win $1,000,000! [VIDEO]

Congratulations to Doug Browning and Lance Merkley! They are the winners in the Gain detergent video contest!

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President Obama, Congressional Leaders Reach Debt Deal, Plan to Face Vote

President Barack Obama said Sunday night that he and Congressional leaders had reached a debt deal that cuts trillions in federal spending. The debt ceiling plan was set to face a vote on Monday in hopes of enacting it before a Tuesday deadline, thus averting default, The New York Times reported.

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Celebrity Birthdays for July 27 – Maya Rudolph, Alex Rodriguez and More

Here’s a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:

Maya Rudolph
Age: 39
Occupation: Actress and Comedienne
Known For: Seven years on ‘Saturday Night Live’ and roles in films such as ‘Away We Go’ and ‘Bridesmaids’

Alex Rodriguez
Age: 36
Occupation: Baseball Player
Known For: Playing third base for the New York Yankees, being the youngest player ever to hit 500 home runs, and his current relationship with actress Cameron Diaz

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Celebrity Birthdays for July 25 – Matt LeBlanc, Michael Welch and More

Here’s a look at some notable birthdays being celebrated today:

Matt LeBlanc
Age: 44
Occupation: Actor
Known For: A decade playing dumb-but-sweet Joey Tribbiani on ‘Friends,’ and a current role on the Showtime series ‘Episodes’

Michael Welch
Age: 24
Occupation: Actor
Known For: Portraying Luke Girardi on the TV series ‘Joan of Arcadia’ and Mike Newton in the ‘Twilight’ film franchise

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