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4-Year-Old Forgotten On Hot School Bus Survives

A 4-year-old West Texas girl has survived being apparently forgotten on a school bus parked in a vehicle barn on a hot afternoon.

09/11/2014

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5 Office Changes That Increase Your Success At Work

Learn how to become more successful at work with these 5 simple tips from Thalma Lobel, author of “Sensation: The New Science of Physical Intelligence.”

08/22/2014

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Study: Metabolism Can Be Boosted By Adjusting Thermostat

A new study published by the American Diabetes Association shows something as simple as lowering your thermostat can jump start your metabolism.

08/14/2014

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Texas Boy, 2, Dies after Found In Hot Car

Investigators say a 2-year-old North Texas boy has died after being discovered in a hot car and his father could face upgraded charges.

09/18/2013

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Climatologist: Urban Heat Islands Could Increase Mortality Rates

Professor Andrew Carleton at Pennsylvania State University said a phenomenon called ‘urban heat islands’ could lead to a higher rate of temperature-related mortality. The Farmers’ Almanac and other climate research organizations are anticipated extreme heat and weather conditions for the summer of 2012. Are their predictions – and the dangers inherent in them – accurate, or will conditions be cooler than they think?

06/21/2012

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