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Cowboy hat could be official headgear of Texas

While official state mottoes, birds, flowers, and trees are common, Texas would be the first with an official hat.

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Middle aged? The CDC says you’re most likely to die from drinking

It's not college students, but rather middle-aged Americans, who are most likely to die from drinking too much.

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DASH named best diet for fifth straight year

Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig, and the Mayo Clinic Diet all earned high marks as well.

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Girl Scouts start new year with new cookies, technology

Girl Scouts is launching three new cookie flavors, including two that are Gluten-free!

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Strangers flock to Facebook ‘Doggies’ event

An online call for pet photos has gone viral, helping an Arizona teen keep his spirits up while battling cancer.

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Zuckerberg putting more ‘books’ in Facebook

The Facebook founder has vowed to read a book every other week in 2015.

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Standup desks coax office workers back on their feet

Advocates of workplace wellness hope 2015 will be the year that standup desks will reconfigure the modern cubicle.

National Institutes of Health’s National Cancer Institute Director Harold Varmus, testifies before a Senate Special Committee on Aging hearing to examine the fight against cancer, focusing on challenges, progress, and promise, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 7, 2014.

U.S. cancer deaths fell 22 percent since 1991

More than 1.5 million Americans avoided death from cancer since 1991 thanks to falling smoking rates and better cancer prevention, detection and treatments.

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Hangover ‘cure’ elusive but symptom relief fizzles and flows

There are drinks, tablets, and home-made remedies, but a quick hangover cure remains elusive.

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New Year’s resolutions more procrastination than motivation

Losing weight is among the top five resolutions each year, but most of winter’s great expectations wither by spring.

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In-store pickup isn’t a time saver

It turns out that picking up online purchases inside a brick-and-mortar store isn't really convenient.

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Yoga may be as heart-healthy as aerobics

Those downward dogs could be as good for the heart as cycling, according to a new review of existing research.

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10 million new people ‘primed’ their Christmas

Amazon.com says its Prime membership service added more than 10 million new users this holiday season.

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Gluten-free bread coming to a communion near you

Low-gluten and gluten-free communion options are becoming more readily available at churches across the U.S.

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yesterday in Crime, News

Vanderbilt gang-rape defense points to campus culture

Attorneys say their clients’ judgment was “warped by a campus culture where drunken sex was common.”

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yesterday in News

Haslam to visit Clarksville to promote Insure TN proposal

The proposal would extend health care coverage to more than 200,000 low-income Tennesseans.

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yesterday in News

Woman’s body found in Montgomery Bell State Park

Investigators: unclear if foul play was involved.

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yesterday in Crime, News

TN Supreme Court rules judicial diversion possible in some cases

Judicial diversion was denied in a recent TN case, though it can be granted to some defendants.

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yesterday in Crime, News

Clarksville police help scamming victim recover $20,000

The scammers posed as Publishers Clearing House.