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How 'Hypermiling' Can Save You A Lot Of Fuel (And The Planet)

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In 2015, two men drove a car through all 48 contiguous U.S. states on less than $300 of diesel fuel, or just eight tankfuls.

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Canada's Stolen Daughters: Sex Traffickers Target Indigenous Canadians

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Winnipeg, Canada (CNN) – As Lauren Chopek painfully details her story, she does so with the reticence of a survivor, as if somehow remaining silent would have been better.

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Jupiter - The Closest We've Ever Been

Pic: AFPWASHINGTON: NASA’s Juno space probe on Saturday was set to pass the closest it will get to the planet Jupiter during the main phase of its planned mission to the gas giant, the US space agency’s officials said.

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Four Essential Oils For A Post-Vacay Pick-Me-Up

Pic: AFP RelaxnewsGREEN myrtle, bay laurel, black pepper and mountain savoury are four essential oils with invigorating and revitalising properties. These aromas can help boost self-confidence and motivation for a post-vacation boost before heading back to work or school. With a few drops on a tissue or handkerchief, these oils make a great secret weapon for a stimulating sniff in situations requiring courage and enthusiasm.

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Do Fussy Babies Face A Higher Risk Of Obesity?

NEW YORK — Babies who fuss more and take longer to calm down could be more likely to become obese than babies who calm down easily, according to a US study.

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One Year On, Face Transplant Recipient Says He’s Back To Being A ‘Normal Guy’

NEW YORK — A US firefighter who received a face transplant a year ago said yesterday that he feels normal again and even managed to swim for the first time in 15 years.

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New Study Links Eight More Kinds Of Cancer To Being Overweight

MIAMI — Being overweight can raise the likelihood of being diagnosed with cancers of the stomach and digestive tract, as well as certain brain and reproductive tumours, international researchers said yesterday.

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Doctors May Miss ADHD In Non-White Kids

BOSTON — African-American and Latino children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be much less likely to receive a diagnosis or treatment than their white peers, a small US study suggests.

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