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How To Talk To Children About The Oklahoma Tornado Disaster

The world was shocked by Monday's tornado disaster in Oklahoma.  It's hard for adults to understand the magnitude of the destruction caused by the tornado.

It's ever harder for kids to grasp what has happened.

Learn how the experts suggest to talk with children following the Oklahoma tornado disaster. 

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2013 Ford Escape SUV. (Courtesy Alan Sears, Cars.com/USA TODAY)
2013 Ford Escape SUV. (Courtesy Alan Sears, Cars.com/USA TODAY)
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Watch Out Because Some Small SUV’s Flunk Safety Test

I drive an SUV.  I love the space, room to haul things and yet be comfortable at the same time.  Mine is a bit larger than the smaller models, the "crossovers" as they're called, and I think I'm glad, because five small crossovers flunked the new small overlap crash test.

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How You Can Help Victims of the Tornado in Oklahoma

A huge tornado touched down just outside of Oklahoma City earlier today, causing widespread destruction and leaving behind a yet-untold number of casualties.

To see how you can help those affected, see the list below

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Baby Stroller Falls On To Subway Tracks

Wow.  This is a heart-stopping video.  A mom was waiting at a subway platform when the baby stroller rolled away and onto the tracks.  Fortunately, the baby was strapped in.

The little girl was hospitalized for a cut on her forehead but is expected to be okay

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NTSB Suggests Lowering Blood Alcohol Limit For Drivers From .08 To .05 – Do You Agree? [Poll]

On Tuesday, the National Transportation Safety Board issued a new recommendation for the legal limit of blood alcohol content for drivers.

The NTSB recommended that all 50 states set the threshold at .05.

Some have come out in opposition to the proposed change.

Should the legal blood alcohol content for drivers be changed from .08 to .05?

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Interview With man who Helped Free Kidnapped Women in Cleveland (video)

One of the most amazing stories for 2013 will have to be the three Cleveland women, missing for a decade, who were found alive Monday at a house where they were held captive.

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Second Grade Teacher Allegedly Taped Students’ Mouths Shut

Sure, kids can be a handful sometimes, but a second grade teacher in Colorado may have taken things too far when she allegedly taped the mouths of 28 students shut because they were being noisy.

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A Florida County Is Identifying Sex Offenders With Signs In Front Of Their Homes

A Florida county is taking a new stance on sex offenders.  Bradford County is posting personalized red sex offender signs in front of the homes of convicted sex criminals.  This new measure is in addition to the online listing of all the sexual predators in the country.

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Improve Your Smart Phone Pictures for Free

We all take pictures with our smart phones these day, don't we.  The phones themselves are getting better and better, and the cameras included in the phones are able to shoot some pretty remarkable pictures.

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Breaking News: Explosion At Boston Marathon

Details are sketchy right now, but there have been two explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.

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BREAKING NEWS: Several People Stabbed At Lone Star College Near Houston, TX

It's being reported that at least 14 people were injured (most of them stabbed) at a college near Houston, Texas. Investigators told Click2Houston that they are searching for two suspects.

Volunteer firefighters from the area were called out to

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Breastfeeding Mom Wronged By Facebook

What does Mark Zuckerberg have against breastfeeding moms? Dave reported this morning a Sacramento mom's Facebook Page was locked down for 24 hours by the social media giant. This isn't the first time a breastfeeding support page was taken down by Facebook. But should it have been?

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