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Robo-wings: Military drones that mimic hawks and insects

 Picking through the rubble of war-damaged buildings in combat zones, looking for enemies, survivors, booby traps or worse is one of the most dangerous jobs in the military.

House votes to repeal Obama immigration actions

The House approved an all-or-nothing measure that ties Homeland Security funding to the undoing of President Barack Obama's immigration moves -- setting the stage for a clash with the new Republican-led Senate.

5 ways to eat healthier this year and lose weight in the process

  Nutrition is a hot topic these days, yet many of my clients still struggle with consistently following through with "the basics," and the stats show that missing the mark on many healthy habits is the norm.

Man finds himself alone on Delta flight

 Imagine boarding your next flight and having the entire cabin to yourself.

Why Facebook parenting can backfire

 Just about every day on Facebook, I see posts by parents asking for advice related to their children. Granted, many of my friends are parents, but I imagine you see similar posts when you log on as well.

Why Facebook parenting can backfire

Just about every day on Facebook, I see posts by parents asking for advice related to their children. Granted many of my friends are parents, but I imagine you see similar posts when you log on as well.

Georgia executes Vietnam veteran who killed a sheriff's deputy

Andrew Brannan, a decorated Vietnam War veteran convicted of murdering a 22-year-old sheriff's deputy in 1998, was executed Tuesday, said Gwendolyn Hogan, spokeswoman for the Georgia Department of Corrections.

Netflix might lose 'Doctor Who' and other British shows

You may want to plan a BBC binge-watching party.

7 resolutions that yoga can help you keep past January

 Making New Year's resolutions is easy. Keeping them past January is not.

What do the Who, Elton John have to do with New Orleans Jazz Fest?

 Among the major artists playing at this year's New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival are the Who, Elton John, Keith Urban, John Legend and Wilco. Wait. Isn't this supposed to be a jazz festival?