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VIDEO: Woman plans to hand out letters to 'moderately obese' trick-or-treaters
TV and radio stations out of Fargo, North Dakota are reporting that a local woman will not hand out candy to children she believes are 'moderately obese.' Instead she plans to give those kids a letter to take home to their parents which claims it is "irresponsible" to let them trick or treat.
Starbucks profit rises 34% on pumpkin lattes
Starbucks, the world's largest coffee-shop chain, said fourth-quarter profit rose 34 percent as it attracted U.S. diners with seasonal drinks and new pastries.
Rare Roman statue unearthed in London
Archeologists digging around the site of a future hotel complex in the City of London have made a rare discovery: a Roman statue of an eagle swallowing a snake.
Monsanto bets $5 million in Washington State fight over altered food
Monsanto Co. and DuPont Co., among the biggest makers of bioengineered crop seeds, are persuading Washington state voters to change their minds about a proposal to require labels on genetically modified food.
- PHOTOS: Community mourns teacher killed by 14-year-old student Students at Danvers High School in Massachusetts return to campus Thursday to mourn the loss of math teacher Colleen Ritzer, who police said was killed by 14-year-old student Philip Chism.
VIDEO: 4 Okla. inmates escape through shower
Four inmates made a clean getaway from an Anadarko, Okla., jail Sunday after prying open a maintenance hatch in their shower.
VIDEO: Obama speaks on fixing immigration system
President Barack Obama speaks at the White House about the need for Immigration Reform and how it would benefit the U.S. economy.
Teen's family presses for inquest into his death
A Georgia sheriff and state medical examiner determined that Kendrick Johnson's death at Lowndes High School in January was accidental. His parents don't believe that and want a judge to force a coroner's inquest into the death.
Student charged in high school teacher's murder
Clases were cancelled today in Danvers, Mass., where authorities say a 24-year-old math teacher was killed Tuesday. A 14-year-old student is charged in her murder.
Indiana man on trial for first of three murders
Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for William Clyde Gibson III, whom they say sexually assaulted Christine Whitis before murdering her and mutilating her body in April 2012. He is separately charged in the murders of Stephanie Kirk, who disappeared in March 2012, and Karen Hodella, who went missing a decade earlier.
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