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Soda sales losing fizz

Soda sales are losing their fizz. Spending on soft drinks dropped more than three-percent over the last year, according to Nielsen.

Friday the 13th could be lucky day for lottery winner

Friday the 13th is normally associated with bad luck, but the day could prove to be extremely lucky for the holder of the right Mega Millions ticket.

Palin hangs out with Duck Dynasty stars

Former Republican Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin was in Louisiana this weekend to promote a new book and she got a chance to meet some of the bearded stars of the A & E, hit television show, "Duck Dynasty."

Obamas to depart Monday for Nelson Mandela's service

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will leave for South Africa Monday to attend the National Memorial Service for Nelson Mandela.It will be held at a soccer stadium in Johannesburg Tuesday.

Protecting pipes during winter weather

We're expecting below freezing temperatures, which can wreak havoc on your home and what's in it.

Fewer women in U.S. having kids

New numbers from the CDC reveal that fewer women in the U.S. are having kids. Between 2000 and 2009, pregnancy rates for U.S. women fell by 12 percent, or nearly six-point-four million pregnancies. It's the lowest rate in 12 years.

New report: Smoking pot can cause male breast

Gynecomastia, otherwise known as man boobs (or moobs for short), is a condition that affects approximately 33% to 41% of men between the ages of 25 and 45. It's even more common during puberty, affecting 60% of 14-year-old boys.

Weather slows travelers to a stop in El Paso

Weather issues across the state are causing problems here in the Borderland. Flights out of El Paso International Airport are cancelled and buses leaving the Greyhound Station have been indefinitely postponed.

Vatican setting up commission against sexual abuse of minors

Pope Francis is creating a commission to prevent the abuse of minors and to support victims of abuse, Cardinal Sean Patrick O'Malley announced Thursday in Rome.

New mortgage rules could mean fewer choices

A new Commerce Department report says the sales of single family homes jumped a whopping twenty-five percent from September to October, and twenty-two percent since last year.

Accused LAX airport shooter in count Wednesday

Accused LAX Airport shooter Paul Ciancia will make his first court appearance today (Wednesday.)

Pope Francis once a nightclub bouncer? What?

Did you know that Pope Francis was once a bouncer at a nightclub in his native Argentina?

Keep your house safe during the holidays

The hustle and bustle of the holidays is distracting and sometimes we all just need a little reminder about some of those safety tips that might seem obvious.

Want to eat less during the holiday season? Try using a red plate

We've gone from turkey and stuffing to Christmas cookies and egg nog and candy canes! So how about a tip that might come in handy especially during this season?

Financial experts suggest: Get a grip on gift guilt

The feeling goes something like this, "I know I can't afford it but so-and-so really, really wants this gift." Remember if it breaks the bank then you need to rethink your holiday spending.