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Hunger, disease has killed 85,000 children in Yemen, study says

Extreme hunger and disease in Yemen may have killed about 85,000 children younger than five, aid group Save the Children said in a study Wednesday....

Struggling Pittsburgh Penguins may get help vs. Dallas Stars

The struggling Pittsburgh Penguins might be getting some help Wednesday when they host the Dallas Stars at PPG Paints Arena. ...

Scared rodents have more babies

Fear is a powerful motivator -- powerful enough to inspire a 50 percent increase in rodent offspring....

Univ. of Maryland student Olivia Paregol dies from campus adenovirus outbreak

An 18-year-old University of Maryland student died after an adenovirus outbreak on campus, officials said....

No. 1 Duke, No. 3 Gonzaga to decide Maui title

The Duke Blue Devils have met a challenge of dealing with game pressure....

Top 50 fantasy football wide receivers for Week 12

Atlanta Falcons veteran Julio Jones leads my top 50 wide receiver rankings for Week 12 of the 2018 fantasy football season....

Look: Jessica Simpson hosts ‘Friendsgiving’ to benefit charity

Pregnant fashion designer Jessica Simpson helped raise funds for No Kid Hungry ahead of Thanksgiving....

Cincinnati Bengals place LB Preston Brown on injured reserve

Cincinnati Bengals starting middle linebacker Preston Brown was placed on injured reserve, the team announced....

Chicago Bears could be without Mitchell Trubisky vs. Detroit Lions

Chicago could be without quarterback Mitchell Trubisky when the first-place Bears visit the Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving Day....

Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade introduce daughter to Oprah Winfrey

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade gave Oprah Winfrey an intimate glimpse into their life with daughter Kaavia for a new TV special....

Ronald Reagan carrier strike group ports in Hong Kong amid China tensions

The Ronald Reagan carrier strike group is visiting Hong Kong in a port visit that has become less routine in recent years due to tensions with China....

Rams RB Todd Gurley suffered mild ankle injury vs. Chiefs

Los Angeles Rams star running back Todd Gurley was limited by a mild ankle injury during Monday's wild 54-51 win over the Kansas City Chiefs....

New device removes mercury from drinking water

Researchers have developed a new method to remove mercury from drinking water, according to a new study from scientists at a Swedish university....

1 dead, others injured in Brooklyn Bridge crash

One person died and at least five others were injured in a multi-car collision on the Brooklyn Bridge Wednesday morning, leaving the vehicles in flames....

Crude oil prices see some recovery after Tuesday plunge

Crude oil prices were higher Wednesday morning in part due to a bounce back after a near 6 percent decline on Tuesday....

North Korea athletes at Iran archery event take gold, silver and bronze

North Korean athletes in Iran won gold, silver and bronze medals at the first CISM World Military Archery Championships in Tehran, according to Pyongyang's state media....

Frogs get stressed out by traffic, too

Sonic stress can disrupt the health of amphibians, according to a new study. But the research suggests animals can adapt to tolerate loud noises....

Christina El Moussa denies feud with Joanna Gaines

"Flip or Flop" star Christina El Moussa said she has "nothing but respect" for "Fixer Upper" alum Joanna Gaines....

Italian leaders won’t negotiate budget despite EU sanction threats

Italy refuses to negotiate its budget despite threats from the European Union that it will sanction Rome if changes aren't made....

Watch: 395 people ice skate into Guinness Book of World Records

Guinness World Records confirmed 395 skaters set a world record when they formed a human chain on a frozen river in Canada....