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New Zealand Photographer Documents Children Growing Up Without TV
April 17, 2016

NIKI BOON PHOTOGRAPHY(BLENHEIM, New Zealand) — Can you imagine life without TV or your smartphone? One mother of four, living in…

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7-Year-Old New Jersey Boy Recovering From Brain Tumor Sworn In as Honorary Cop
April 17, 2016

ABC News(NEW YORK) — A 7-year-old New Jersey boy who made key chains for police officers while recovering from a brain…

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Canadian Families Sue Sperm Bank After Learning More About Donor
April 16, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(TORONTO) — Three Canadian families are suing a sperm bank after they learned more about their donor. According to the lawsuit…

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Japanese Scientists Create Electronic 'Skin' to Measure Oxygen Level
April 16, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(TOKYO) — Scientists in Japan say they have created a thin electronic “skin” that has the capability of measuring oxygen levels…

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Girl Explains Her Autism During School's Morning Announcements
April 16, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(HOOVER, Ala.) — An Alabama fourth grader is being praised by her school of 450 students after giving a powerful speech…

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White House, Congress Spar Over Funds to Combat Zika Virus
April 15, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The political battle over funding to stop the spread of the Zika virus appears to be at a standstill….

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Mother Hopes to Change Stigma Surrounding Addiction with Daughter's Heartbreaking Obit
April 15, 2016

Courtesy Kathleen Errico(NORTH ANDOVER, Mass.) — A Massachusetts woman said she hoped to “reach one addict” by telling the story of…

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Doctors Use 3-D Models, Special Balloons to Separate Conjoined Sisters
April 15, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas) — Doctors at a Texas hospital explained Friday how they used 3-D modeling, injectable dye and special “balloons”…

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CDC Confirms Sexual Transmission of Zika Virus Between Two Men
April 15, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(ATLANTA) — Researchers have for the first time determined that the Zika virus can be sexually-transmitted between men, according to officials…

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Deaf Toddler Learns to Play Recorder for First Time and Has Amazing Reaction
April 15, 2016

ABC News(NEW YORK) —  Learning to play the recorder is hard for any toddler. Still, when Ezra Somnitz, who has been…

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