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The end of Twinkies!?!?

NEW YORK — The maker of Twinkies and Wonder Bread heads to court Tuesday to try to throw out its union contracts, in a battle that leaves the iconic baker's future very much in doubt.

Space shuttle Discovery arrives in Washington

CNN — The space shuttle Discovery took its last flight Tuesday from Florida's Kennedy Space Center to Washington, where its final destination will be the Smithsonian.

Joining Forces campaign working to hire vets

According to First Lady Michelle Obama, if there's one thing veterans and their families can learn about the Joining Forces campaign, it's that "we are grateful and it's important for you to know that you live in a grateful nat

Viking recalls dishwashers, offers free repair

Viking Range Corporation has voluntary recalled approximately 2,000 of its machines. A part in the dishwasher can overheat, causing it catch fire. The recalled dishwashers were manufactured between May and September of 2010.

Melanoma rates increasing in young women

BROWNSVILLE — "My biggest battle in the valley, since I've been here, is trying to convince the valley population that they really are at risk for getting skin cancer of all types really," says Dermatologist, Dr.

Franklinton woman arrested for medicare fraud

Franklinton—A Franklinton woman has been arrested and charged with two counts of Medicaid fraud and two counts of filing or maintaining false public records, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Diamond Pet Foods recalls products due to salmonella contamination

Diamond Pet Foods is voluntarily recalling Diamond Naturals Lamb Meal & Rice. This is being done as a precautionary measure, as the product has the potential to be contaminated with salmonella.

Marriage rates at all-time lows

Four in ten American women won't make that trip down the aisle in their lifetimes. That's according to a new government report, which shows the number of marriages across the country is at an all-time low.

Navy jet crashes into apartment buildings in Virginia

Virginia Beach,VA --- Virginia Beach firefighters had their hands full this afternoon after a Navy jet crash set several apartment buildings aflame.

Got bacon?

Seattle, WA — Do you have a unique "taste" in life? Do you have a love for bacon? Then we've found the product made just for you--- Bacon Coffins.