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'Chaos' reigns as deadly tornadoes slam several states

A brutal band of severe weather battered the central Plains and mid-South late Sunday, killing at least 16 people in Arkansas and one in Oklahoma.

Cameron Diaz's guide to success

"It's a funny thing," Cameron Diaz recently told CNN of her career. "When you just leave your doors open, things come in."

How to overcome exercise excuses

The centers for disease control and prevention says a combination of muscle-strengthening exercises and aerobic is ideal.

Consumer guide for buying the right streaming TV device

When Amazon released its Fire TV system this month, it propelled the company into the increasingly competitive marketplace of devices that stream Web content into the living room.

TX program helps veterans, seniors find jobs

A government-funded job program called, the Senior Community Service Employment Program provides job training opportunities for seniors and vetearns.

How to keep from starving at weddings

To hear the bride tell it, all the guests should have left stuffed.

Yale students study how dogs think

Ever wonder what's going through your dog's mind? Yale University has opened up a canine cognition center to study how dogs think.

New drugs promise relief to migraine sufferers

There is exciting news for the estimated 12 percent of Americans who suffer from migraines.

'Glamping' becoming hot new way to vacation

  Event-goers this summer will trade muck for luxe, as glamorous camping eclipses primitive overnight options at music festivals and motorcycle rallies across the nation.

How guests can save on attending weddings

Wedding season is upon us, and if you've got a few invitations on your calendar this summer, expect to spend more to celebrate the bride and groom's big day.