'Active' video games can not only help kids lose weight, they can be more effective than traditional gym classes when paired with counseling about food choices, a new study found.
The D.C. region's winter has called for shorts and flip-flops as well as hats and coats -- and one group is bringing a funny approach to teeter- totter temperatures over the last few months.
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Ye Bin's parents are trying to give her the "stranger danger" talk and she, well, might not be taking it as seriously as they might have hoped.
Washington homeowner fights to keep treehouse; city sees it as danger of falling on sidewalk
NY girl, 5, spends day at wrong school after getting on wrong bus; pretends to be new student
Police: RI man with Alzheimer's disease lived with dead wife's body for days; home condemned
Search on for woman accused of nearly biting off another woman's finger over mall parking spot
Twitter photo of dog held over beer keg leads to charges against 2 NY college students
Where is Ted Williams, homeless man-turned-Internet sensation, now?
A hunter in North Carolina bagged wild hog so big even the photos are unbelievable.
To one generation George Takei was best-known for his role as Sulu on Star Trek. Today, Takei is widening his appeal from the young to the not-quite-as-young generations.
Amelia Earhart's plane disappeared in 1937 and it remains one of the world's enduring mysteries. Now, explorers are excited about new evidence that could confirm that artifacts found on a remote South Pacific island are from the wreckage of her plane.
Target apologizes to customers after people took to Twitter to complain about very poorly photoshopped images on the store's website of a model in bikinis.
English lower-league soccer player gets 10-game ban for biting opponent during match
The Twitterverse mocked David Cameron's selfie taken as the British Prime Minister discussed the situation in Ukraine with President Obama.
Oregon owners of a 22-pound housecat who trapped them in their bedroom after attacking their baby say they're not giving up on their pet and are getting it medical attention and therapy.
Roku is turning to A-level celebrities at SXSW to help get out the message about it's just unveiled new way to stream video.
It's going to warm up a bit this week, which conjures dreams of lounging around in a pair of shorts. And just in time, Dolce & Gabbana has a pair of shorts, but they will cost you.
The fast-food workers of Reddit were asked, "What should we NOT order at your restaurant? Why not?"
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