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Senior citizens don't have enough income to retire

Seniors in almost every state in the country don't have the income to retire comfortably. 2013 Census Bureau Data shows households 65 and older are living on just over 37-thousand dollars a year, in 49 states.

Iowa pot posters create buzz

Signs popping up advertising a marijuana store set to open next year are creating a buzz in Clinton, Iowa, but with recreational marijuana illegal in the state, it's leaving citizens with a lot of question.

Obamacare sign up suppose to be 'smoother and faster'

"Smoother and faster" that is how officials say signing up for Obamacare will go this time around. Federal health officials unveiled what they called a "cleaner" healthcare.gov website and sign-up process.

Police: Off-duty St. Louis officer shoots, kills man who fired at him

Just 12 miles south of the spot where a police officer killed Michael Brown, it happened again: Another 18-year-old died at the hands of police Wednesday.

Pumpkin Spice Mania!!

Cinderella's fairy godmother turned a pumpkin into a golden carriage. If only we were so lucky. Fresh from our critique of Olive Garden, we sampled some of the many pumpkin-spiced food and beverages on the market.

Police read excerpts of notes they say trooper shooting suspect left

Suspected cop killer Eric Matthew Frein appears to have left handwritten notes in the Pennsylvania woods in which he chillingly describes his ambush of two state troopers last month, State Police Lt. Col. George Bivens said Wednesday.

AT&T will pay $105 million for unauthorized charges on customer bills

 Listen up, AT&T customers: You may be in for a refund.

8 romantic castle hotels around the U.S.

We have no kings or queens, dukes or duchesses, counts or countesses in the United States to build great royal castles as evidence of their power, importance and prestige.

Woman claims wax job ripped skin off her eyelids

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National Weather Service warns of Super Tyhpoon Vongfong

A spectacular visible satellite image of Super Typhoon Vongfong in the western Pacific was captured by the National Weather Service on Tuesday.

Supreme Court puts hold on same-sex marriage in Idaho, Nevada

 The U.S. Supreme Court has put a temporary hold on same-sex marriage moving forward in Idaho and Nevada.

Carlos Slim: The 3-day work week will happen

The richest man in the world thinks you're working too much. Carlos Slim, the Mexican telecom tycoon worth over $80 billion, believes life would be better with a three-day work week.

Police: 4-year-old brings heroin to daycare, gives it out as candy

Nice kid. Wrong thing to share at daycare.

Starbucks, the tattoo-shy coffee house

Monica Cook works at a Starbucks in Sparks, Nevada, and she has tattoos on her chest, arms and neck. Not that you would know if you order from her.

A sperm bank just for supersmart people

It sounds like the plot of a Hollywood movie: An eccentric millionaire creates a sperm bank with donations from only extraordinary men -- Nobel laureates, an Olympic athlete and geniuses with off-the-chart IQs.