A to Z: Back to school

Make sure your child is ready to head back to class. Here are 26 items…

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Take a tour of top national parks

The National Park Service turned 98 years old on Monday. Learn more about…



Stay safe in the sun

It is important to stay safe in the summer sun. Here are a few tips to…

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5 fun facts about Barack Obama

Happy birthday, Mr. President! President Barack Obama turned 53 on Monday.…

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Gas savings tips: Fact or fiction

Summer means road trips, and it seems everyone has a tip on how to save…

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Hungry for hot dogs? Learn fun facts

July 23 is National Hot Dog Day! Learn more about the tasty food, from…

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The British Monarchy

Prince George, who is third in line to the British throne, celebrates his…



Mission to the moon: The Apollo moon landing

On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first man to set foot on the…

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Home run challenge

What kind of a slugger are you? In honor of Tuesday's baseball All-Star…



Calculate your blood-alcohol level

How much can you drink and not be legally drunk? It is something to think…



Interactive: Learn More About Hurricanes

As Americans prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July, East Coast…



Create your own fireworks display

Before heading out to see the real thing, create your own, virtual…



Plan a Fun Trip to the Beach

Need ideas to make the next trip to the beach a blast? Take a look to see…

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Slim down your barbecue

As you’re getting ready to roll out the grill, take a look at a few ways…

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Tips on how to teach your kids to brush...

Teaching children to brush their teeth can help set healthy habits that…

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10 things to know about roofing

Summer time is a great time to do home improvements on the exterior on the…

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Michael Jackson: From head to toe

June 25th marks the 4th anniversary of the death of Michael Jackson. Find…


National Camping Week: Camping corner

Camping is a wonderful opportunity to get outdoors and enjoy nature. Are…

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Summer is here! Why do seasons change?

The first day of summer is June 21. With that comes thoughts of backyard…


Essentials for your garage or shed

Find out what essentials you should keep in your garage or shed.

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Men's Health Month: Prostate Health

June is Men's Health Month. Find out some interesting facts about…



Friday the 13th: 20 common superstitions

Superstitions are surprisingly widespread, including the fear of today -…

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Golf Guide: U.S. Open

This weekend is the U.S. Open and Father's Day. Are you still searching…

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National Adopt a Cat Month: Pet Guide

June is National Adopt a Cat Month. Cat and dog people alike can agree on…


D-Day remembered

Friday is the 70th anniversary of D-Day. Find out more about the…

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Men's Health Month: health checklists

June is Men's Health Month. As men age, there are certain tests and…

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Tool tips: Find your dad's inner Mr. Fix-it

Help your dad get in touch with his inner Mr. Fix-It this Father’s Day by…

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Batter up! Best ballpark foods

Whether you're craving traditional fare like hot dogs and popcorn or…