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Woman tackles world's longest triathlon

The first time I spoke to Norma Bastidas, she was having a rough couple of days.

Best Easter egg hunts around the world

Searching living rooms and closets for your eggs may be fun the first six times, but if the novelty's wearing thinner than a chocolate eggs' foil wrapping, there are more adventurous egg trails out there.

NASA discovers Earth-sized planet that may sustain life

It's like finding a needle in a universe-wide haystack. Researchers have located a planet the size of Earth that could be habitable.

Clinton memoir gets a title: "Hard Choices"

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's much anticipated next memoir will be titled "Hard Choices," the book's publisher announced Friday.

Prescription ADHD meds popular with college students not diagnosed with ADHD

Prescription ADHD medications like Adderall, Ritalin, and Vyvanse are becoming increasingly popular for overworked and overscheduled college students -- who haven't been diagnosed with ADHD.

Michaels craft store warns of security breach

Michaels says a security breach at its stores lasted eight months and affected about three million customers. The news comes three months after the largest U.S. crafts chain told customers it learned of a possible hack.

Arts and craft store release more information about data breach

The largest U.S. crafts chain said a security breach at its stores lasted eight months and affected about three million customers.

Teen describes 'glass ceiling' of being an undocumented immigrant to Hillary Clinton

NEW YORK (CNN) -- When Nova Bajamonti walked into to the Lower Eastside Girls Club in New York on Thursday, she knew the day would be different.

Groups urge Tennessee governor to veto prenatal drug use bill

A bill is headed for the governor's desk in Tennessee that would allow for a woman to be prosecuted if she illegally takes drugs while pregnant and the child is harmed.

Army lab teams up with Boston Marathon to prevent heat injury

As runners get ready for the Boston Marathon, many no doubt partake in training programs aimed at helping them to be optimally prepared, whether it be helping them achieve their best time and reduce physical injuries or simply to finish.

Chelsea Clinton announces she's pregnant with first child

Chelsea Clinton announced Thursday that she is expecting her first child.

Preacher accused of 59 counts of molesting girls in Minnesota

Authorities nationwide are searching for a Minnesota minister accused of 59 felony counts of criminal sexual conduct with two young girls while they were members of his church.

Americans wary of futuristic science, tech

Americans are generally excited about the new technology they expect to see in their lifetimes. But when confronted with some advances that already appear possible -- from skies filled with drones to meat made in a lab -- they get nervous.

Nearly 2 million homeowners no longer 'seriously' underwater

Surging home prices have helped nearly two million homeowners get back above water on their mortgages over the past year.

What does your sleeping style say about your relationship?

A new study, presented this week at the Edinburgh International Science Festival in Scotland, suggests your preferred sleeping habits may reveal a lot about your relationship.