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Study Finds Americans Have Way Too Much Stuff

Fans of HGTV’s popular show ‘House Hunters’ know that one of the most common things people look for when purchasing a new home is more storage space — bigger closets, bigger garages, bigger basements.

And according to a recent study, it’s no wonder: we’re drowning in our own clutter.

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Heroic Bus Driver Catches Girl After Three-Story Plunge [VIDEO]

A bus driver became a hero on Monday when he caught a seven-year-old autistic girl in his arms after she fell three stories from a building in New York City. The remarkable rescue was caught on tape.

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KMBC.com
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Two Strangers Help Disabled Man See At Blake Shelton Concert

It is a story of kindness you just don't see everyday.  Patrick Connelly, who is confined to a wheelchair, recently attended a Blake Shelton concert in Kansas at an outdoor venue.  Once Blake took the stage, Connelly found he couldn't see.  He was brought to tears until two good Samaritans came to his aid.

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What Gross Thing Do Heavy Cell Phone Users Do More Than the Rest of Us?

Those inconsiderate people who jabber away on their cell phones in public aren’t just annoying — according to a new study, they also slobber more. Sexy!

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Study Reveals Autumn Babies Live Longer

Babies born during the autumn months are more likely to live to the grand old age of 100, according to new research conducted by the University of Chicago.

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Man Gives Out Money to Motorists on His Birthday

When Doug Eaton turned 65, he celebrated by handing out cash to motorists in Oklahoma City. Usually, you get money from people you know for your birthday, as opposed to being the one doling it out to complete strangers.

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Woman Performs the Ultimate Challenge – Hugging a Person a Day for a Year

Melinda Schmidt has been a hugger her whole live. So when the 35-year-old mother of two recently moved to Raleigh, NC, she immediately started missing the parade of embraces she used to get in her smaller hometown.

Melinda decided to do something about this, and since she couldn’t import her friends and family to Raleigh, she started hugging strangers instead.

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Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
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eBay Reunites a Man With His Long-Lost Stolen Car of 42 Years

It was 1970 when a thief stole Robert Russell’s 1967 Austin Healey from in front of his Philadelphia home. Even as the decades came and went, Russell never gave up hope of getting back his cherished vehicle.

Then, after a recent bout of insomnia, Russell took to eBay and started searching for the sports car.

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Karen Roe, Flickr
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Survey Reveals People Have Already Begun Christmas Shopping — Have You?

While it is still too hot outside for most people to get into the holiday spirit, new research suggests that more people are already trying to beat the Black Friday rush by getting a jump start on their holiday shopping.

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Couple In Big Trouble After Stuffing Baby In Carry-On Luggage

X-ray scanners have caught air travelers with all sorts of strange and embarrassing things in their carry-on luggage. But it would be hard to top the images captured last week at the Shar-Jah Airport in the United Arab Emirates when an Egyptian couple stuffed their five-month-old in a suitcase and tried to sneak him past security.

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Susanne13, Flickr
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More Employers Hunting Through Facebook, Twitter and Other Social Media to Recruit New Hires

If you didn’t know it by now, employers are using social media outlets like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn as an active part of their recruiting process.

In fact, a new survey suggests that even if you are not providing a recruiter with your social media information, most are still looking at them anyway.

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(Photo by Flickr/Martinak15)
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Are You A DIYD? [POLL]

Maybe you have a cough that won't go away or you've found an unusual lump in a usually lump-less part of your body. You're worried -- could it be serious?

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