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Wanted: A kidney

A Maine woman's unusual method of finding a kidney donor has paid off.

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Lincoln Continental, the car of presidents, is returning

Elvis Presley had one. So did presidents from Kennedy to Reagan.

The North Lawn of the White House, on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in Washington.

White House unveils plan to fight antibiotic-resistant germs

The White House announce a five-year plan to fight drug-resistant germs.

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Eyes on the road: AAA says distracted driving worse than we thought

You know how some people insist they can drive safely — even while they fiddle with their smartphones or other electronic devices? They can't.

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Bill would create organic-style labels for modified foods

House Republicans are proposing a new government certification for foods free of genetically modified ingredients.

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Parents increasingly seeking urban lifestyles for kids

Along the way, they're pushing cities to be more welcoming of families.

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Are passwords past their prime?

Could having a password become passé?

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When it comes to e-cigs, Big Tobacco is concerned for your health

Big tobacco companies have pushed for a range of controls on e-cigarettes, including health warnings, restricted sales, and scientific testing requirements.

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Amazon to start experimenting with drones

The Seattle company had asked the FAA for permission to fly drones for package deliveries last July.

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Internet Explorer on its way out

The browser is about get bumped — not by a rival, but by Microsoft itself.

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Starbucks delivery coming this year

If you live in Seattle or NYC, you won't have to leave your home or office to get your Frappuccino fix.

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Pay me with Facebook

The social media giant will soon let users send money to friends via Messenger.

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Championship reveals the real big cheese

The largest cheese, butter, and yogurt competition in the nation is underway in Milwaukee.

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It’s cool to be kind at this high school

Acts of kindness have become the cool thing to do at Independence High School in Tennessee.

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As Keurig coffee share grows, so does environmental controversy

Single-serve coffee maker Keurig Green Mountain says it now controls about a third of retail sales in the U.S. coffee market.

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Survey: Young adults do consume news – in their own way

Young adults have had a reputation for being connected to one another and disconnected from the news.

cyber

At odds with Google, U.S. seeks new rule on computer access

The government wants to make it easier to locate and hack into computers in criminal investigations.

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Google’s safe browsing system targets ‘unwanted software’

Get ready to see more red warning signs online.

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Should soda carry a warning label?

There are warning labels on ads for smokes and booze -- and soon there could such labels for soda.

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‘Dancing Man’ gets revenge on bullies with epic dance party

A charity bash will honor a man who was bullied online when footage of his dance moves went viral.

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Lawsuit Brought by Couple Who Videotaped Police is Settled

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The city of Portland says it's going to use the arrest of a Bar Harbor couple who videotaped police officers as part of its training to ensure First Amendment protections.

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Mom Charged With 4th OUI is Arrested

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Police say a woman has been charged with operating under the influence for a fourth time.

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Maine Bill Would Change Process for US Senate Vacancies

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A Maine Democratic lawmaker wants to strip the governor of his power to appoint a replacement in the event of a U.S. Senate vacancy.

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Porbeagle Shark Could Be Listed as Endangered

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Federal regulators say they are reviewing the status of the porbeagle shark to determine if listing the species under the Endangered Species Act is warranted.

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Environmentalists, Businesses Seek Energy Efficiency Fix

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Environmentalists and business owners are calling on lawmakers to swiftly fix an error in a bill that caused regulators to limit funding for energy efficiency programs.

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