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LDS or Mormon Church Pushes a New Name

(CNN) - Mormons don't want you calling them Mormons anymore. The Church of Jesus Shrist of Latter-Day Saints not only doesn't like the common term, "Mormons," they don't want the name of the church shortened either. They want people…

Widespread Epipen Shortage Reported in U.S.

(CNN) - A warning for parents whose children use Epipens. A widespread shortage across the country could send kids with serious allergies back to school unprotected. The Epipen shortage, which has been an issue for months is caused by…

MoviePass Limiting Which Movies Allowed to See

(CNN) - More changes are in store for the troubled movie subscription service, MoviePass. Customers were told Thursday the company will limit which films can be seen along with the showtimes available. Going forward, MoviePass says it will offer…

DOJ Proposes Cuts To Opioid Production Amounts

(CNN) - In its fight against the opioid crisis, the Trump administration is proposing cuts to the amount of opioids drug companies can produce in the U.S. next year. The Justice Department and Drug Enforcement Administration are proposing an…

Colorado Christian Baker Files Lawsuit Against State

(CNN) - It's only been a couple months since a Colorado baker won his Supreme Court case originating from his refusal to bake a cake for a gay couple. Now he's at it again. "The Washington Post" is reporting…

TSA 'Quiet Skies' Program to be Reviewed

(CNN) - The Department of Homeland Security's Inspector General will review a TSA program called "Quiet Skies." The recently-revealed program uses federal air marshals to track U.S. citizens flagged as possibly posing a threat. The passengers are not suspected…

Southwest Restricts Emotional Support Animals Service

(CNN) -Starting next month, if you want to bring an emotional support animal on a Southwest flight it can only be a cat or dog. Southwest passengers will need to present a letter from a doctor and the animal…

Twitter Suspends Alex Jones for A Week

(CNN) - Twitter is following suit with other major social media companies. It has suspended far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for one week. A Twitter spokesperson said the content which prompted Twitter to suspend Jones was a video published…

FBI Warns Banks About Potential ATM Hacks

(CNN) - The FBI has a warning about ATM's. Officials say the money machines could fall victim to hacking attacks. That's according to a report from "Krebs on Security," a cyber-security blog, headed by journalist Brian Krebs. He says…

Facebook Users Can't Share 3D-Printed Gun Blueprints

(CNN) - Facebook is blocking its users from sharing blueprints to create 3D printed guns. The social media giant announced Thursday it would remove all such content from its site. In a statement, Facebook says such information violates its…

Part of Yosemite National Park to Re-Open August 14

Fresno-Visalia, CA(KFSN-TV) - The most popular section of Yosemite National Park will reopen next week. Yosemite valley has been closed to visitors since July 25th due to the Ferguson fire. Park officials say it will reopen Tuesday. Even so,…

Power is Finally Restored in Puerto Rico

(CNN) - Eleven months after hurricane Maria wreaked havoc on Puerto Rico; officials say power has been restored to most of the island's residents. The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority tweeted Monday, of the nearly  1.4 million customers who…

'Fiona The Hippo' Gets Another Book

(CNN) - The Cincinnati Zoo's beloved and adorable "Fiona" is back in the limelight. Her new children's book, "Fiona the Hippo," came out Tuesday. It's by New York Times best-selling artist Richard Cowdrey. It tells the story of Fiona,…

Pentagon Bans Geolocators On Fitness Trackers

(CNN) - The Pentagon has banned deployed service members from using fitness trackers, smartphones and potentially even dating apps that use geolocating features. The Pentagon said in January it was reviewing its policies after it was revealed that Strava,…

Study: Segmented Plates Get Kids to Eat More Veggies

(CNN) - How much your child eats could depend on what plate your child uses at meals. A research letter published Monday in the journal "Jama Pediatrics," found segmented plates with pictures of recommended foods led preschoolers to eat…

Yosemite Natl Park Closed Indefinitely Due To Fire

Fresno-Visalia, CA (WFSN) - Yosemite National Park is closed indefinitely due to the Ferguson wildfire. Park officials cited increased fire activity as the reason for the extended closure in a news release Sunday. The release says all of the…

Kushner Companies Strikes Deal on 666 5th Ave

(CNN) - Jared Kushner's family is dumping a Manhattan building that was supposed to bring prominence but, instead, brought debt. Brookfield Properties announced Friday, it's secured a 99-year lease on the building. The Kushners bought 666 5th Avenue in…

Billboard 'Hot 100' Turns 60

(CNN) - A staple in the music industry got its start 60-years ago last week. On August 4th 1958, Billboard magazine launched the first-ever Billboard 'Hot 100'. The chart consolidated singles from all of the genres of music into…

FDA: Nearly 400 Now Sickened By Mcdonald's Salads

(CNN) - Nearly 400 people in 15 states have now been sickened by a parasite infection linked to McDonald's salads. The outbreak started in May, and the FDA reported an additional 109 cases on Thursday. At least 16 people…

Several Salads, Wraps Recalled-Parasite Concerns

(CNN) - Double check your salad and wrap products. Health officials say there are concerns about possible parasite contamination. The USDA  issued a public health alert Monday warning about more than two dozen items available in major grocery chains.…

Facebook Removes 30+ Suspected Russian Accounts

(CNN) - Facebook has removed more than 30 accounts that may be linked to Russia. The company announced Tuesday the accounts were part of a larger network that demonstrated coordinated inauthentic behavior. The accounts advocated for political stances and…

Duck Boat Accident Wrongful Death Lawsuit

(CNN) - A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed on behalf of some of the Indianapolis family killed in the duck boat incident in Branson, Missouri. The Ride the Ducks Branson vehicle capsized and sank on July 19th during…

No HRG for Accused Capital Gazette Shooter

(CNN) - The man accused of killing five staff members inside the Capital Gazette newsroom in Maryland last month; waived his first court appearance Monday. 38-year-old Jarrod Ramos has been indicted on five counts of first-degree murder and other…

3D Printed Guns Legally Downloadable Wed

(CNN) - After gun control groups lost an emergency bid Friday; it will soon be legal to post plans for 3D printable guns online. The government has reached an agreement with a gun-rights activist that will allow the plans…

Cardinal Mccarrick Resigns, Pope Accepts

(CNN) - Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of 88-year old Theodore Mccarrick from College of Cardinals. McCarrick led the Archdiocese of Washington and retired at the age of 75, the mandatory age for Catholic bishops. Last month, he…

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