FBI releases fitness app for prospective agents

FBI releases fitness app for prospective agents

"Do you have what it takes?" asks the FBI's website, where users can download the FBI FitTest. 

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Tracking your teen: Here's how to approach it

Tracking your teen: Here's how to approach it

"You don't want it to be something your teenager feels is being done to them," psychologist Lisa Damour says.

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Blood pressure drug recalled over potentially life-threatening label mix-up

Blood pressure drug recalled over potentially life-threatening label mix-up

A potentially life-threatening label mix-up has led to a nationwide recall of a high blood pressure medication, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

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CDC says STDs hit record levels in U.S.

CDC says STDs hit record levels in U.S.

The United States is experiencing a "steep and sustained" spike in sexually transmitted diseases, a new government analysis shows.

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McCain requested Obama, George W. Bush deliver eulogies at funeral

McCain requested Obama, George W. Bush deliver eulogies at funeral

Sen. John McCain requested that former Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush deliver eulogies at his funeral

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32 children's medicines recalled for possible 'microbial contamination'

32 children's medicines recalled for possible 'microbial contamination'

Use of the recalled products could potentially result in serious infections, the company, King Bio, says.

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There's 'no safe level of alcohol,' major new study concludes

There's 'no safe level of alcohol,' major new study concludes

The study found that alcohol is a "colossal global health issue" associated with 2.8 million deaths worldwide each year.

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6-year-old spends $350 on toys using mom's Amazon account

6-year-old spends $350 on toys using mom's Amazon account

Kaitlin looks very pleased with the huge delivery -- but her parents were not.

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Missing hiker survived 6 days eating berries and bees

Missing hiker survived 6 days eating berries and bees

An Ohio man who was missing on Mount St. Helens was found Wednesday on a flank of the peak nearly a week after he set out on a day hike and survived by eating berries and bees.

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Daughter says dad charged in deadly beating was 'protecting' her

Daughter says dad charged in deadly beating was 'protecting' her

An Arizona father is charged with murder after police say he beat a man to death who was reportedly trying to go into the bathroom stall his daughter was in.

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Woman convicted in fiancé's death entitled to portion of his life insurance

Woman convicted in fiancé's death entitled to portion of his life insurance

The woman who pulled the plug on her fiancé's kayak during a paddle on the Hudson River was back in court Monday, fighting for money from his life insurance policy.

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Girl Scouts add a new cookie but drop another

Girl Scouts add a new cookie but drop another

The Girl Scouts teach skills such as camping and first aid. But the youth organization may be best known for its cookies, which in January will get a new addition.

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On back-to-school shopping lists: Bulletproof backpacks

On back-to-school shopping lists: Bulletproof backpacks

As kids are getting ready to return to classrooms, a new item is landing on the list of "back to school" supplies: bulletproof backpacks.

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Aretha Franklin is in home hospice care, source says

Aretha Franklin is in home hospice care, source says

A source close to Aretha Franklin's family told CBS News the legendary singer is seriously ill.

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TSA admin says domestic surveillance program 'makes an awful lot of sense'

TSA admin says domestic surveillance program 'makes an awful lot of sense'

The 'Quiet Skies' program has been criticized for tracking American citizens not suspected of any crimes.

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Grand jury report identifies over 1,000 victims of priest abuse

Grand jury report identifies over 1,000 victims of priest abuse

Grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abuse identified more than 1000 child victims.

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Boy found at New Mexico compound died in religious ritual, officials say

Boy found at New Mexico compound died in religious ritual, officials say

New details emerged Monday about the fate of one of the children found at a New Mexico desert compound raided by police 10 days ago.

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Nintendo's Luigi appears to be killed in broadcast, fans freak out

Nintendo's Luigi appears to be killed in broadcast, fans freak out

A trailer for an upcoming game showed the apparent demise of Mario's twin brother -- causing fans to flip out.

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Will Idris Elba be the next James Bond? Speculation reignites

Will Idris Elba be the next James Bond? Speculation reignites

Fans have been asking for Idris Elba to play James Bond for nearly four years, and it looks like the "Luther" star might finally get his moment.

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Thousands sign petition for LeBron James to replace Betsy DeVos as education secretary

Thousands sign petition for LeBron James to replace Betsy DeVos as education secretary

Thousands of people have signed a petition calling for James to replace Betsy DeVos as secretary he after recently opened a school in Ohio.

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Pence lays out plans for Trump's 'Space Force' to be installed by 2020

Pence lays out plans for Trump's 'Space Force' to be installed by 2020

"It is not enough to merely have an American presence in space. We must have American dominance in space," President Trump said.

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Video of boy, 2, learning to walk inspires millions

Video of boy, 2, learning to walk inspires millions

Two-year-old Roman Dinkel was diagnosed with spina bifida, a defect in an embryo's developing spine, after an ultrasound at 20 weeks.

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Facebook reportedly seeking users' bank info

Facebook reportedly seeking users' bank info

Facebook is looking to expand into financial services and has reportedly asked several U.S. banks for customer information as part of a move to build out its Messenger application, the Wall Street Journal reported.

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Dead fetus found in plane toilet was left by pregnant teen, source says

Dead fetus found in plane toilet was left by pregnant teen, source says

An attendant noticed a large amount of toilet paper in one of the plane's lavatory toilets before making the gruesome discovery.

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Original Aerosmith tour van found in woods in small town

Original Aerosmith tour van found in woods in small town

The dated yet iconic van has been found, and the people who located it know a thing or two about nostalgic vehicles.

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'Resilience may not be enough': Why a rare sea turtle is losing its males

'Resilience may not be enough': Why a rare sea turtle is losing its males

The struggle to save the already endangered green sea turtle faces a new challenge. T

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West Hollywood City Council: Remove Trump's star from Walk of Fame

West Hollywood City Council: Remove Trump's star from Walk of Fame

West Hollywood City Council unanimously passed a resolution Monday night urging the removal of President Trump's star from the Hollywood Walk of Fame, reports CBS Los Angeles.

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German couple convicted of selling son to pedophiles on dark web

German couple convicted of selling son to pedophiles on dark web

A German mother and her partner were convicted Tuesday over the repeated rape of the woman's young son and for selling him for sex on the internet.

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'Snapchat dysmorphia': Selfies driving people to plastic surgery, doctors say

'Snapchat dysmorphia': Selfies driving people to plastic surgery, doctors say

Plastic surgeons are sounding the alarm on a disturbing trend: patients seeking cosmetic surgery to resemble how they see themselves in Snapchat filters.

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Behind at-home DNA testing companies sharing genetic data with third parties

Behind at-home DNA testing companies sharing genetic data with third parties

It's estimated more than 12 million Americans have sent their DNA to be analyzed by online companies. Sometimes it's shared with or sold to third parties for use in medical research.

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Molson Coors brewing up marijuana-infused drinks

Molson Coors brewing up marijuana-infused drinks

Molson Coors plans to sell pot-infused drinks in Canada, where consumable marijuana will become legal next year.

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Identical twin brothers to wed identical twin sisters and move in together

Identical twin brothers to wed identical twin sisters and move in together

Two sets of Michigan twins will tie the knot this weekend, after falling in love with each other--together.

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Sea mammal on brink of extinction targeted by 'mafias'

Sea mammal on brink of extinction targeted by 'mafias'

There's a crisis going on in the Pacific Ocean as an innocent porpoise falls prey to money and greed.

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Animal lovers decry 'pet leasing' contracts

Animal lovers decry 'pet leasing' contracts

Animal lovers are calling attention to a controversial scheme being used by some pet stores. Customers say they thought they were taking out loans to finance and own pricey pets. Instead, they say they were duped into signing lease agreements.

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Bridesmaid begs JetBlue for refund after bride asks her 'to relinquish' role via email

Bridesmaid begs JetBlue for refund after bride asks her 'to relinquish' role via email

The woman purchased the outfit selected for the bridesmaids to wear and booked a JetBlue flight across the country for the upcoming nuptials, only to receive an email from the bride disinviting her from the wedding party.

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Alaska Air responds, 'LGBTQ equality is a value we share'

Alaska Air responds, 'LGBTQ equality is a value we share'

Alaska Airlines has issued a gay couple a refund for their flight after a "seating mix-up" occurred on a cross-country flight over the weekend. 

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'Homeless, hungry 4 success': Man hands out resumes

'Homeless, hungry 4 success': Man hands out resumes

He wasn't asking for money, he was asking people to take his resume.

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Cruise ship guards' killing of polar bear sparks international outrage

Cruise ship guards' killing of polar bear sparks international outrage

The incident sparked international outrage, with animal rights activists saying that it was wrong to begin with to let tourists from the MS Bremen cruise ship encroach upon territory known as a habitat for the vulnerable species.

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Alaska Airlines: Gay couple separated, seats given to straight couple

Alaska Airlines: Gay couple separated, seats given to straight couple

Alaska Airlines is apologizing for an overbooking situation in which a gay couple was asked to relinquish their seats to a heterosexual pair.

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'Deadliest Catch' co-star pleads guilty to sexual assault

'Deadliest Catch' co-star pleads guilty to sexual assault

Reality-TV fisherman Edgar Hansen pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a teenage girl but he'll face no jail time under a plea deal reached with prosecutors.

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Giant hogweed sends VA teen to hospital burn unit

Giant hogweed sends VA teen to hospital burn unit

An invasive plant has landed a teen in the hospital with second- and third-degree burns.

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CIA's top recruiter on how the agency finds - and keeps - its spies

CIA's top recruiter on how the agency finds - and keeps - its spies

The Central Intelligence Agency is exploring ways to boost the speed and sophistication of its hiring process as it confronts an unrelenting demand for applicants with competencies in language, STEM and cyber fields, its top recruiter says.

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