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Motherhood rankings

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It's dangerous to be a mother in many countries

The United States continues to be outpaced by smaller countries in its treatment of its mothers, dropping two spots to 33rd place in Save the Children's newest annual global motherhood rankings.

Norway rose to the top of the list while Somalia remain...

Scott Walker Wisc

CNN

Gov. Walker slights Obama, Clinton on foreign policy

Gov. Scott Walker on Monday sought to use President Barack Obama's slipping popularity on foreign policy issues as a punching bag and sought to bolster his own credentials ahead of a likely presidential bid.

Speaking in Novi, Michigan, the Wisconsin R...

Kano

From Kano

DIY computer startup gets $15 million

Dude, you're getting a ... Kano.

That's right. Your kid's first computer might be one she builds herself. For $149, kids (or adults) can build a computer and learn basic coding skills to program it.

"Kano is a new type of PC," said co-founder Alex Kl...

Sergio Daniel Valencia del Toro

WLUK, Facebook

Wisconsin woman shot, saves 2 of her kids

Sometimes a mother's love can make all the difference in the world. It can even save lives.

Erin Stoffel shuffled her 7-year-old son Ezra and 5-year-old daughter Selah off a pedestrian bridge in Menasha, Wisconsin, after a distraught gunman randomly o...

Poverty counties

CNNMoney

Baltimore: Where poor kids stay poor

Baltimore is the toughest place in the country for poor children to escape poverty, a new study has found.

The report, conducted by two Harvard economics professors, looked at how much children from low-income families earn when they turn 26. It found...

The Simpsons renewed

From FOX Broadcasting

'The Simpsons' renewed for two more seasons

This is sure to have "Simpsons" fans yelling, "woo hoo!"

On Monday, Fox renewed "The Simpsons," the beloved animated sitcom, for a 27th and 28th season.

This would take the longest running scripted series in TV history to an incredible 625 episodes.

"I'...

Gaza war

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Report puts Israeli tactics in spotlight

A group of Israeli veterans released testimony on Monday collected from more than 60 soldiers of various ranks who fought in Gaza during the war in summer of 2014. In the report:

-- One soldier states, "If you shoot someone in Gaza, it's cool."

-- Ano...

Batard

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Beard Award winners: The best in America are...

What makes a restaurant the hottest destination in town?

Glowing Yelp reviews, Instagram-worthy presentation and high praise from critics and food bloggers go a long way. But among chefs and restaurateurs, nothing says you've made it like a James Bear...

Menasha couple

WFRV

Victims were random in Wisconsin slayings

Police said Sergio Daniel Valencia del Toro, 27, of Menasha, Wisconsin, left his girlfriend Sunday night and biked to Trestle Trail in Menasha armed with at least two handguns.

At about 7:30 p.m., del Toro killed three people and left a fourth in critical condition ...

DMZ, demilitarized zone, North Korea, South Korea

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Trip to Korean DMZ features ominous saber-rattling

A barren road takes us to the heavily fortified border between North and South Korea.

Most visitors see it from the South Korean side, however we're on the North Korean side looking south.

Our guide, Junior Lt. Colonel Nam Dong Ho, calls it "the most t...


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