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UPS plans huge boost in holiday hiring

UPS is going to make it a happy holiday for lots of people looking for work. The parcel delivery service plans to hire up to 95,000 seasonal employees this holiday season, nearly double last year's total of 55,000.

When pregnancy makes you violently ill

"What, are you insane?" That seems to be the response I get most from friends and family members when I tell them that I'd like another child one day.

What's it like to feed the most powerful man in the world?

 If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen -- or so the saying goes.

List of states with Enterovirus D68 grows

Indiana and Montana have joined the growing list of states with confirmed cases of Enterovirus D68, health officials say.

Hurricane Odile slams Mexican resorts

Hurricane Odile snapped palm trees like twigs, washed out roads and left tourists trapped in Mexican resorts Monday.

World's First 3D Printed Electric Car

In a matter of two days, history was made at Chicago's McCormick Place, as the world's first 3D printed electric car—named Strati, Italian for "layers"– took its first test drive.

Lawyer: Secret children, living and dead, hidden by squalor for years

It was a shocking and gruesome discovery: three dead infants found in a Massachusetts home so squalid that police officers had to search it in hazmat suits.

Adrian Peterson to play Sunday, Minnesota Vikings owners say

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will practice this week and can play in Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints, despite facing a child abuse charge, team owners Zygi and Mark Wilf said in a statement Monday.

Netflix's French connection

Are Parisians ready for some "Orange est le Nouveau Noir?" Netflix entered the French video streaming market Monday, and the new media company is set to debut in several other European nations soon as well.

'Django Unchained' actress defends not giving ID to cop

"Django Unchained" actress Daniele Watts defended her refusal to show her ID to Los Angeles police before they handcuffed her last week.