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Michelle Obama Shares Workout Playlist

(CNN) - Michelle Obama is here to help you keep your new year's fitness goals. The former first lady recognizes it's about that time when new year's resolutions get a bit harder to keep. To offer a little inspiration,…

Baby Stroller Recalled Due To Fall Risk

(CNN) - Some baby-strollers, sold at Target and on Amazon are being recalled. The company Baby Tren is pulling four mini-strollers from its Tango line. Officials with the consumer product safety commission say the stroller's hinge joints can release…

CA: 4th Horse Death Of 2020 At Santa Anita Park

(CNN) - Three horses have died in just the last three days at Santa Anita park in California. In total, four race horses have been put down at the park so far this month. Officials say the most recent…

USDA Proposes Changes To School Lunches

(CNN) - French fries, pizza and hamburgers may become more common in school cafeterias. The Department of Agriculture is proposing revisions to rules that govern the nutritional content of food served in schools. According to the Washington Post, the…

New Home Sales Highest In 13 Years

(CNN) - America just had its best month for new home construction in 13 years. The Census Bureau released the data Friday. New home construction reached an annual rate of 1.6 million homes in December. That's nearly 17% higher…

CDC: Flu Killed 39 Children, Virus Activity Declining

(CNN) - Flu activity across the United States dropped for the second week in a row; this as seven more children died from it. That brings the total for the season, which started September 29th; to 39. The CDC…

States Sue USDA Over Food Stamps Requirement

(CNN) - More than a dozen states plus the District of Columbia are suing the USDA over new work requirements for food stamp recipients. Under the new rule, going into effect in April, more recipients will have to work…

Will Big Ben Ring On Brexit Day?

(CNN) - At long last, Brexit is finally going to be a reality. Britain will officially leave the European Union at 11 PM local time on the January 31st. But will the world's most famous clock ring? Well, Brexit…

Fitbit Could Help Predict Flu Outbreaks In Real-Time

(CNN) - Your Fitbit could be doing a lot more than tracking your trips to the store; it may help health officials stop the flu from spreading too. Researchers reviewed de-identified data, which the company's privacy policy allows it…

Pepsi Nears 100% Renewable Energy Production

(CNN) - Pepsi is going green. Pepsico Inc. announced on Wednesday it plans to use 100%  renewable electricity for its U.S. operations. That means products ranging from Lay's chips to drinks including Pepsi and Gatorade will be made using…