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Americans watching more TV than ever

Armed with smartphones and tablets, Americans are watching more television than ever. That's the finding of new research from Nielson.

A pool party goes to the dogs

Hundreds of dogs and their owners  took over a Madison, Wisconsin pool Sunday. The annual Capital K-9S Dog Paddle raises money for the police department's canine unit.

Olive Garden offers all you can eat -- for seven weeks

 If you fantasize about stuffing your face with Olive Garden pasta for seven weeks straight, Monday is your day.

Iconic U.S. appliance brand goes Swedish

 An iconic U.S. appliance brand is about to become Swedish.

The shorter and shorter life of an NFL stadium

 The Georgia Dome, home of the NFL's Atlanta Falcons, is only 22 years old -- younger than most of the Falcon players.

5 ways America changed God

 The majority of America’s churches teach that God is the same yesterday, today and forever.

What parents should know about EV-D68

 Hundreds of children across the United States have been hospitalized with a serious respiratory illness.

Palace: Catherine and William expecting 2nd child

 Another royal baby is on the way.

Williams delight at U.S. Open win: 'Chrissie, Martina, Serena ... oh my goodness!'

 Serena Williams is without peer in the modern women's game and now she is on a par with two American tennis legends from the past.

A racial remark led to Hawks probe and CEO giving up NBA team

 The racially charged email that led to Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson giving up his team was discovered after another member of the Hawks lea