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CHICAGO (AP) — The song says a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down. But a new study says that kind of imprecise measurement for the medicine itself can lead to potentially dangerous mistakes.The results underscore recommendations from g ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals.Recent reports in medical journals detail nickel allergies from a variety of personal e ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — New York City fire officials say six people, including a child, suffered slight burns when a piece of camera equipment caught fire inside the observation deck of 30 Rockefeller Plaza.A fire department spokesman says the fire star ...more

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LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Morgan Shepherd's senior status has become an age-old problem in NASCAR.Just how much longer can the 72-year-old driver race?Considerably older and slower than any driver on the track, the 72-year-old Shepherd took out ...more

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REDDING, Calif. (AP) — Authorities believe a wildfire in Northern California was sparked by the exhaust from a truck driven by a man delivering supplies to an illegal marijuana plot.Freddie Alexander Smoke III, 27, of Sacramento was arrested Sat ...more

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — A Walt Disney World spokeswoman says dozens of passengers were safely evacuated from a monorail train halted by a power outage during bad weather at its central Florida amusement complex. She says no one was hurt.Sp ...more

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HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say 200 passengers have been evacuated from a passenger train that derailed in New Jersey.Port Authority of New York and New Jersey spokeswoman Erica Dumas says a PATH train struck a box truck that was crossing ...more

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GUTHRIE, Okla. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded seven small earthquakes shaking central Oklahoma in a span of about 14 hours.The temblors are part of an increase in earthquakes across Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas that some scientists ...more

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RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a body found floating in the water off a Southern California cove is that of a young man who went missing after diving off a cliff.Los Angeles County Sheriff's authorities said the body was that ...more

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Officials say an India-bound flight out of New Jersey was forced to return to the airport because of an engine fire.A spokeswoman for the agency that operates Newark Liberty International Airport says no one on board Air Indi ...more