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Growing trend: Overweight at the office found 55 percent of workers feel they are overweight compared to last year. The National Survey included about three-thousand full time workers ages 18 and up.

Miley Cyrus hospitalized for 'extreme allergic reaction'

A rep for Miley Cyrus said the singer may be on medical rest for another three weeks after having an "extreme allergic reaction" to an antibiotic prescribed for a sinus infection.

Teen describes 'glass ceiling' of being an undocumented immigrant to Hillary Clinton

NEW YORK (CNN) -- When Nova Bajamonti walked into to the Lower Eastside Girls Club in New York on Thursday, she knew the day would be different.

Army lab teams up with Boston Marathon to prevent heat injury

As runners get ready for the Boston Marathon, many no doubt partake in training programs aimed at helping them to be optimally prepared, whether it be helping them achieve their best time and reduce physical injuries or simply to finish.

Chelsea Clinton announces she's pregnant with first child

Chelsea Clinton announced Thursday that she is expecting her first child.

Preacher accused of 59 counts of molesting girls in Minnesota

Authorities nationwide are searching for a Minnesota minister accused of 59 felony counts of criminal sexual conduct with two young girls while they were members of his church.

Kerry: Jews in Ukrainian city were told to identify themselves

Jews in one Ukrainian city were were sent notes "indicating that they have to identify themselves as Jews," U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday.

Artificial eyes, plastic skulls: 3-D printing the human body

The 21st century has seen the growth of 3-D printing, with well-known applications in architecture, manufacturing, engineering, and now increasingly in medicine.

Just say yes? The rise of 'study drugs' in college

Around this time of year, you're more likely to find college students in the library cramming for final exams than out partying.

Sprint markets phones to kids

How young is too young for kids to have cell phones? It's a question parents have been debating for more than a decade.

Former hospital technician behind bogus mammogram results gets jail time

A former Georgia hospital technician was sentenced to up to six months in prison after pleading guilty to manipulating the mammogram records of 1,289 patients.

A man is riding his bike across the country to spread a message

Meet Chris Figureida. He is riding his bike across country, raising awareness of heart disease, stroke and the American Heart Association. It's called his "Cycle for Heart".

Study: Casual marijuana use may change your brain

A new study suggests smoking the occasional joint may have more of an impact on your brain than you think. Researchers studied the brains of 40 Boston-area college students -- half smoked weed, half did not.

New study:Brain starts slowing down at age 24

A new study finds that reaction time might decrease, not at 60, 50 or even 40. No, try in your 20's. The study was put together by three Canadian researchers from Simon Fraser University.

Obama, Biden announce millions for job training

OAKDALE, Pennsylvania (CNN) -- Hoping to help close the gap between workers' skills and the needs of businesses, President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced he's putting hundreds of millions toward job training programs that produce h