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Mar 1, 2013
On average, adults can touch as many as 30 objects within a minute, including germy surfaces like light switches, doorknobs, phone receivers, and remote controls. At home, this isn’t such a big deal.
Feb 28, 2013
Just when you think you've heard it all, a story like this pops up. It's fairly common to hear about theft in schools. I know my daughter a couple of years ago had something swiped from her backpack and Ashley had someone steal something from Garrett.
Feb 28, 2013

This story will leave your head spinning.  Ryan Houston loves Laura Yearout.  The way they ended up together was a little unusual...

They dated for eight months in high school, but then broke up and did not see each other for 11 years.

And now after all these years, they were back together he had the most romantic marriage proposal meticulously planned for her. He spent 3 months getting this beautiful, unforgettable moment ready.

Feb 27, 2013

A meeting on Knox County Schools security has been moved to Friday, after controversy over whether that meeting should be open to the public and the meeting.

Feb 27, 2013

Some great news for us parents: no more of those tricky in-app purchases!

 

When your kids get a hold of your iPhone or iPad, bad things can happen. They could always accidentally drop the device and break it, but it seems that inadvertently making in-app purchases is a growing epidemic by kids, costing parents millions of dollars combined. However, Apple has agreed to settle a class action lawsuit brought forth regarding the subject.

Feb 27, 2013

Get ready to rumba!

Feb 26, 2013

Yesterday I learned something at lunch that shocked me.

 

Feb 26, 2013

There's some bad news for young drivers and their parents. Teen driving deaths increased 19-percent in the first six months of 2012.

Feb 22, 2013

Don’t know what your plans are for the weekend, but 9 year old Nikolas Toocheck has BIG plans. He’s going to do something that few ADULTS have done! While some kids will spend this weekend playing video games or at the mall, Nik will be on his way to Antarctica to run his second marathon as part of his quest to run a marathon on every continent.

Feb 21, 2013

Could you imagine failing a test time and time again?

It's happening to a Britain 28 year old who has has failed a record 107 attempts at the car theory test and is still yet to pass.

The hapless unnamed 28-year old, from London, has so far spent £3,317 (S$6,335) trying to pass the theory test, at a cost of £31 each.

The test includes a 57-minute multiple choice exam which 43 out of 50 questions must be answered correctly and a hazard perception test which requires a pass mark of 44 out of 75. Motorists must pass both parts before they can sit their practical test.