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Be Mine, Sweet Talk, Marry Me, everyone is familiar with the sayings from the most common Valentines Day treat, Sweetheart Candies. Learn the history behind the Necco company’s conversation heart candies; a Valentine’s Day staple for many years. Watch the video above or ...

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 4:17pm

(Wochit) In honor of Valentine's Day, Facebook let us in on something creepy. With the mountains of data it has on its members, Facebook has a pretty good idea if a romantic relationship between two people on the social network will last. It turns out that if two people have been "Facebook official"...

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 12:59pm

[ GRAPHIC ] The honest and forthright description of the ordeal faced by Jamie Houdek in this farming accident is a harrowing one and may be too graphic for some. In a split second, Jamie Houdek’s life passed before his eyes. The Little Falls man told his wife that he was going outside to pick cor...

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 10:55am

Feb. 11 (Bloomberg) - This year marks the 138th anniversary of the Westminster Dog Show. Several of America's favorite family pets have never won the prized "Best in Show" award. But owners of these breeds still think their pet is a guaranteed prize-winner. Bloomberg "Ranx" looks at the most-entered...

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 6:14pm

Imagine getting married in a hospital, in a dress you bought just two days ago. It's hard for most of us to imagine, but that's exactly what happened at Riley Hospital for Children. Danielle Jones' wedding had to happen fast because her maid of honor, her sister Gabby, was slipping away fast. Jill G...

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 3:50pm

You might be wondering what a high schooler was doing with a cadaver, but the situation was totally legit. Her senior anatomy class took a trip to the University of Alabama to check out the school's anatomical donor program. Watch the video above or ...

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 3:47pm

While the eyes of the sporting world are on the Olympics in Sochi, Russia, a smaller, but talented group of lesser-known athletes were practicing and honing their as yet, non-olympian sport - Winter Bar Stool Racing - in the quaint native village of Ironton, in north-central Minnesota. Each racing ...

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 9:00pm

It's the momento Facebook started offering its users this week as the social networking site celebrates it's 10th anniversary, a 62 second video that highlights your biggest moments on Facebook. One father in mourning asked Facebook to please let his family have a look back at his dead son's movie. ...

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 4:01pm

Inspiring women and men all over the world not only with her skills on the dance floor but with her self confidence. A Greensboro, N.C., woman is making national headlines with her "Fat Girl Dancing" videos. WXII's David Jeannot has the story. Watch the video above or ...

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 3:31pm

'The Walking Dead' is returning to AMC, and the show is getting people amped for the new season by scaring the heck out of New Yorkers. Andrew Dymburt (@CantPintheDym) says this isn't the first time a TV show or movie has used scare tactics for promotion. Watch the video above or ...

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 3:29pm