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Some Instant Pot Models Reportedly Overheating, MeltingInstant Pot is telling owners of the kitchen appliance company's Gem 65 8-in-1 Multicooker to stop using several models of the product.
Student Gives Ice Cream Money To Help Teacher Pay For Father-In-Law's FuneralThe 6th-grader's gift has already been shared on Facebook over 231,000 times and received 534,000 likes since being posted on Feb. 20.
FCC Starts Clock On Net Neutrality Repeal, Faces LawsuitsIn a Feb. 22 release, the agency sent out "final notice" that Obama-era rules governing equal distribution of the internet will be repealed in 60 days.
Doctors Find Surgical Sponges Left In Woman For At Least 6 YearsAccording to a Feb. 21 report, the 42-year-old woman went to doctors after experiencing bloating in her lower abdomen for three years.
Nurses Caught Laughing At Dying Veteran Charged With MurderThree people at an elder care facility in Georgia are facing criminal charges, including felony murder, after being caught on a hidden camera neglecting a dying veteran's cries for help.
Millennials Merging Avocado Obsession With Marriage ProposalsThe super food has become a millennial favorite because of its wealth of vitamins and minerals, as well as high level of "good fat," which nutritionists say lowers bad cholesterol.
Europe Blames Anti-Vaccination Movement For Surge In Measles CasesThe World Health Organization (WHO) says there were over 21,000 cases of the dangerous virus recorded in Europe last year, four times the number recorded in 2016.
Church To Hold A Controversial Blessing Ceremony For AR-15sThe World Peace and Unification Sanctuary in Newfoundland is inviting couples to bring their semi-automatic rifles to the church on Feb. 28
South Carolina Lawmakers Propose Bill To Ban Saggy Pants In PublicA bi-partisan effort is looking to fine anyone wearing sagging pants in public.
Drinking Alcohol Better Than Exercise For Living Past 90, Study ClaimsHaving two glasses of wine or beer dropped the chance of premature death by 18 percent, according to the study.
Average Americans Have 60 Bad Days A Year, Survey FindsA new survey claims that the average American spends two months worth of each year suffering through a "bad day."
Student Invents Tool To Save Lives During A School ShootingHigh School student Justin Rivard created the "JustinKase" in his shop class after being motivated by recent deadly school shootings.

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