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Bus Driver Saves NY Woman, Grandson From Pit Bulls

Posted: 09/26/2012 - A 75-year-old school bus driver in western New York is being credited with fighting off two pit bulls after they attacked a woman and her family's dog as she pushed her grandson in a stroller.

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How Could A Nurse Throw Out A Kidney Before Transplant?

Posted: 09/26/2012 - A nurse who accidentally disposed of a living donor's kidney during a transplant said she didn't realize it was in chilled, protective slush that she removed from an operating room, took down a hall to a dirty utility room and "flushed down a hopper," according to a report released by health officials on Monday.

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CDC: 3,545 Cases Of West Nile Virus Reported In U.S. So Far This Year

Posted: 09/26/2012 - There have been 3,545 cases of West Nile virus reported in the U.S. as of Sept. 25, according to the latest statistics released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Wednesday. Of theses cases, 147 have proven fatal this year.

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Retired Military Leaders Say This Generation Is "Too Fat To Fight"

Posted: 09/26/2012 - Is obesity America's greatest threat to national security? A group of retired military leaders seem to think so, given 27 percent of 17 to 24-year-olds in the United States are too fat to serve in the military. That's 9 million potential recruits.

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Harmless Viruses On Skin A Potential Acne Treatment

Posted: 09/26/2012 - Scientists at UCLA and the University of Pittsburgh have discovered that "phages", which are 11 types of harmless viruses that live on our skin, has the natural ability to infect and kill the acne-causing bacteria Propionibacterium acnes. They hope their discovery could lead to new acne treatments and other medical advances.

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Active Video Games Can Increase Energy Expenditure In Children

Posted: 09/26/2012 - Video games might be good for your health after all. A new study shows that active video games -- such as "Dance Central" and "Kinect Sports: Boxing" - can increase oxygen intake, heart rate and energy expenditure in children, leading researchers to believe that the games may be a way to combat childhood obesity.

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'Hypocrisy' Is Ripe: New Obama Web Video, Romney Pushback

Posted: 09/26/2012 - The narrator in the video says while the Republican candidate talks tough on China for "stealing American ideas and technology" on the campaign stump, in the past Romney did not hesitate to make money off Chinese companies.

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Romney Returns To Economic Message In Ad

Posted: 09/26/2012 - The ad concludes with Romney re-stating his campaign promise of creating 12 million new jobs in his first term in office, which he says will "lift families out of poverty" and strengthen the middle class.

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Romney 'My Heart Aches' For Those Struggling

Posted: 09/26/2012 - The GOP presidential candidate told 2,000 voters in a high school gym outside Columbus they could trust him to know his strengths – righting the economy, he said, as well as tackling the national debt.

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Romney: My Ads Have Been 'Spot On'

Posted: 09/25/2012 - Ads from Romney's campaign have hammered President Barack Obama for supposedly "gutting welfare" by removing the work requirement from the federal assistance program.

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Obama: Every Nation Can Tackle Slavery

Posted: 09/25/2012 - President Barack Obama called modern day slavery "barbaric" and "evil" as he spoke out Tuesday against trafficking and praised companies, organizations and individuals fighting the traffickers.

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Interfaith Group Protests Ad That Says 'Support Israel. Defeat Jihad'

Posted: 09/25/2012 - Jewish, Christian and Muslim religious leaders gathered in New York to protest advertisements that claim "Support Israel. Defeat Jihad" smattered across 10 city subways stations Monday and to debut a counter-ad that is due up in the same stations at the end of the week, according to the interfaith group.

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Nepal Avalanche Hit Climbers As They Slept

Posted: 09/24/2012 - Mountaineers who survived a pre-dawn avalanche high on the world's eighth-tallest peak say they waited an hour for sunlight, and then saw pieces of tents and bodies of victims strewn around them on the snow.

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