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Bad News For Your Fourth of July Weekend: Gasoline Prices Hit Six-Year Holiday High

Expect to pay more at the pump this summer.

Conflicts in Iraq have caused gas to go up substantially.

According to AAA, 41 million people are expected to hit the road during this Fourth of July weekend, and experts say get ready to pay more at the pump.

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RECALL – GM Recalls 7.6 Million More Vehicles

Monday afternoon, General Motors announced more recalls. These new recalls combined with previous recalls from this year affect 8.4 million vehicles worldwide, most of those have been recalled for faulty ignition switches.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ Rocks

Look, everyone knows that it's your obligation as a human being to go see a new 'Transfomrers' movie when it comes out whether you want to or not. It's the only explanation for the success of the past three films (since no one actually likes them) and it's the only explanation for the massive first weekend of 'Transformers: Age of Extinction,' which had the biggest opening of 2014 so far.

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Ten Things On Social Media That Could Cost You A Job

In the age of social media, it turns out that the things that you post on Facebook and Twitter could end up getting you passed over for a job.

According to a new survey from Career Builder, 43% of potential employers check social media like Facebook and Twitter before they decide to hire you. This can either help or hurt you, depending on the types of things you post online.

Here are ten things that are most likely to get you rejected. 

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FDA Issues Warnings About Medicines Used For Teething Infants

Important info for parents of infants and toddlers, the FDA is warning that prescription oral viscous lidocaine 2 percent solution should NOT be used to treat infants and children with teething pain.

The FDA is now requiring what they call a "Boxed Warning", their strongest warning, to be added to the drug label to highlight this information.  Oral viscous lidocaine solution can cause serious harm, including death.

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New Movies This Week: ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ and ‘Met Summer Encore: La Rondine’ [Video]

Okay, so only one new movie this week, but it's a biggie: the fourth installment in the robot-alien-EXPLOSIONS!!! saga based on a 1980s cartoon.

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GM Advises Dealerships To Stop Selling Chevy Cruze

Not exactly a recall alert, but GM has taken the initiative to stop the sale of cars that possibly have defective air bags.

General Motors has told dealerships in the U.S. and Canada to stop selling 2013 and 2014 Chevrolet Cruzes. 

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2014 FIFA World Cup: U.S. Loses 1-0 to Germany, But Still Advances

Germany defeated the United States, 1-0, in Thursday’s highly-anticipated World Cup match in a rain-soaked Recife, Brazil.

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Diane Sawyer Will Step Down As Anchor Of ABC’s ‘World News’

ABC announced on Wednesday morning that World News's Diane Sawyer will be stepping down from her role as anchor. Sawyer will be exploring other opportunities within ABC.

Sawyer will be replaced by Good Morning America cohosts George Stephanopoulos (for breaking stories) and David Muir (for day-to-day anchoring duties).

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RECALL: Honda, Mazda, Nissan Announce Recalls for Airbag Issues

Honda, Mazda, and Nissan have issued a recall that effects millions of vehicles around the world due to airbag problems. The automakers are saying that airbags could explode.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Think Like a Man Too’ Schools ‘Jersey Boys’

Unless your movie was named 'Jersey Boys,' this was a pretty excellent weekend at the box office for all parties involved. A new film opened big in the number one spot, last week's champions held on strong, and others continued to perform well further down the charts. But boy, it really kinda' sucks to be 'Jersey Boys.'

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2014 FIFA World Cup: U.S. 2, Portugal 2

Silvestre Varela scored on the last kick of the ball in the 95th minute, and Portugal tied the United States, 2-2, in the teams' second match of 2014 FIFA World Cup play at Manaus, Brazil on Sunday.

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