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Brain Training For Risk-Taking Teens?

Neuroscientists studying the teenage brain say that when a teen is surrounded by peers, he or she is more likely to push the boundaries and take chances. Researchers say there may be some steps parents and their teens can take to reduce risk-taking behavior.

Trump plan would study sale of TVA's assets

The infrastructure plan outlined by President Donald Trump on Monday suggests studying whether the nation's largest public utility, the Tennessee Valley Authority, should sell its transmission assets.

Parents: Are You Too Supportive?

Parents are told to support their kids academically, emotionally, and socially. But now a new study shows you can overdo it when it comes to support.

NBC apologizes to South Koreans for analyst's remark

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC has apologized to South Koreans for an on-air remark by an analyst that cited Japan as an example that has been important to the country's own transformation. The remark was made by analyst Joshua Cooper…

Trump accuses Democrats of playing politics with memo

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday accused the Democrats of playing politics with classified information, asserting that their memo countering GOP allegations about the conduct of the FBI's Russia probe was a trap meant to "blame the White…

Police: 2 officers killed responding to 911; suspect held

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Two Ohio police officers responding to a 911 hang-up call were fatally shot on Saturday after entering an apartment in a Columbus suburb and a suspect was taken into custody, authorities said. Westerville Police Chief Joe…

Heading home, Pence insists 'no daylight' on North Korea

ABOARD AIR FORCE TWO (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence's efforts to keep North Korea from stealing the show at the Winter Olympics proved short-lived, drowned out by images of the two Koreas marching and competing as one. And as…

Blind dog has own seeing eye dog

In the eighteen years The Appalachian Great Pyrenees Rescue has been open, they haven't seen a bond between two dogs quite like Milo and Sarah's.