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Apparently it pays well to work for the White House

It apparently pays well to work for the White House. The average salary for an employee there is 83-thousand-dollars. That's 32-thousand dollars more than the typical U.S. households annual income.

New study: Lack of sleep can age brain

A new study suggests that a lack of sleep for older people makes their brains age faster. Researchers at the Duke- NUS Graduate Medical School in Singapore conducted the study.

Target is telling customers to leave their firearms at home

Target is asking customers to leave their guns at home.

Wichita Falls considering chemical for drought relief

     

Wichita Falls considering chemical for drought relief

    Desperate to keep the precious little water left in its reservoirs from evaporating, the city of Wichita Falls may turn to a chalk-like powder for help.

'Hot Felon' scores modeling contract

This is probably no surprise but the "hot convict" has apparently landed a modeling contract and he's not even out of jail yet.

Sweet sips: What's in your drink?

Sugar has become public enemy No. 1 in the nutrition field -- doctors and public health advocates alike are "Fed Up" with the amount Americans are consuming.

Alvarez talks about matchup with Lara

Five days before he heads to Las Vegas, popular Mexican superstar and former WBC and WBA Super Welterweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez participated in a media workout Tuesday before dozens of TV cameras, print and internet reporters, blogger

5 things Obama can and can't do on immigration

President Barack Obama is vowing to act on his own due to House inaction on immigration reform that proponents say could help address a wave of undocumented kids crossing the border from Mexico. But there are limits to the power of his pen.

Some infant car seats recalled

Graco has agreed to recall 1-point-9 million infant car seats under pressure from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Don't toss out good eating habits aside during vacation

If you're traveling for the July 4th holiday, you don't have to toss your good eating habit aside.

Central Texas access to airport PreCheck is on the way

    Last month, Brant Mittler and his wife, Louise Mandel, drove more than 100 miles from their San Antonio home to Victoria, near the Gulf Coast.

How to sooth your infant during teething

If you've ever been a parent of a newborn, you know about teething. Developing new teeth can make a little one very uncomfortable.

Facts are short, fear is long in Tulsa as cops search for serial sex attacker

He breaks into homes from the back, either through a window or door. He tends to be covered, and attacks when it's dark.

Protesters block buses carrying undocumented immigrants in California

Angry protesters forced three buses carrying undocumented immigrants to turn around Tuesday in Southern California.