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Ad agency drops 'Got Milk?' tagline after 20 years

 "Got Milk?" is one of the most recognizable ad campaigns of the past 20 years. But the iconic ads are getting axed as the industry looks for a new hook to increase milk consumption amid declining sales.

Coast Guard continues response to oil spill on lower Mississippi River

The Coast Guard Unified Command continues response operations to the E2MS 303 incident on the Mississippi River, near Vacherie.

Nokia unveils first Android phones

Just months after being sold to Microsoft, Nokia is planning to release a wave of Android smartphones -- with a difference.

Fitbit recalls activity tracker due to skin rashes

Complaints of of itchy, irritated wrists have prompted Fitbit to voluntarily recall all of its Fitbit Force wristband activity trackers.

Google's Schmidt to give the world a $1 million tech upgrade

Google co-founder Eric Schmidt plans to dole out $1 million to companies around the world to help them upgrade their communication technology.

Mysterious polio-like illness found in 5 California children

A mysterious polio-like illness has been found in five children in California, researchers said.

Winter is worse time for people with asthma

Asthma affects more than 22 million Americans of all ages. It can be challenging, even dangerous, for asthmatics who don't take proper care of themselves. And the wintertime poses its own set of triggers.

UK company delivers beer to the office

In a world focused on making life easier, it seems you can have almost everything delivered. From groceries to books, you don't have to go far to get what you want. But what about the Friday beer?

MN removes one of its last phone booths

Its last call for a phone booth in Minnesota, a piece of nostalgia in our cell phone world. If you're not paying close attention, you just might miss it.

New mobile payment app changes business in South Africa

The aroma of rich coffee wafts through the air as Xolile Malindi leans behind the counter of House of Machines, a hip café in the heart of Cape Town.