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Creative bacon dishes featured at BaconFest

Baconfest brings salty, savory goodness to downtown Roanoke

Baconfest will bring some salty, savory goodness to downtown Roanoke Saturday.

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List of top 10 consumer complaints released

Shady car dealers, shoddy home-repair jobs and credit card fees top the list of complaints people have about their interactions with businesses in 2014.

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Stick a fork in Whole Foods?

Whole Foods may be toast. Granted, it's toast made from pricey, gluten-free, organic honey oat bread. But toast nonetheless.

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Millennials have jobs, but still live with parents

It might seem shameful to previous generations, but Millennials are in no rush to move out of mom and dad's -- even after they've landed jobs.

The importance of preventative pet care

Veterinarian: Preventative pet care can save you money in long run

We head to the doctor every now and then for checkups. Doing the same for your pet is just as important. But those expenses can add up.

Americans with Disabilities Act

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America still leaves disabled behind

Jordan Gallacher hasn't had a job in three years. Many employers reject him with a form letter or email, but one said outright: "We don't hire blind people."

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The science of cell phones and brain tumors

The city of Berkeley, California, passed a law that goes into effect next month requiring cell phone stores to inform customers about safety recommendations. The move reopened a decades-old debate about whether mobile phones cause brain tumors.

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How stoned are you? This app has the answer

You smoked and you're stoned. But how high are you? Now there's an app for that.

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Family workouts for bodies, bonding

Busy is the operative word for many modern families. Between school, work and extracurricular demands, every day has family members scattered, doing their own things. Too often, home becomes the place for decompressing in front of a screen -- many ti...

HOME COOKIN' WITH HEART: Lemon blueberry cake recipe

I highly recommend this recipe for your next great summer event but keep in mind it is a cream cheese icing and if it is outside too long it will melt.

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Family workouts for bodies, bonding

Kid on playground

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Busy is the operative word for many modern families. Between school, work and extracurricular demands, every day has family members scattered, doing their own things. Too often, home becomes the place for decompressing in front of a screen -- many ti...

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Stick a fork in Whole Foods?

Whole Foods

Whole Foods may be toast. Granted, it's toast made from pricey, gluten-free, organic honey oat bread. But toast nonetheless.

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HOUSE AND HOME

PETS

Push for ban on America's pet tigers

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More tigers are kept as pets in the U.S. than roam free in the wild, campaigners say, as they call for tough new laws to ban the practice on International Tiger Day.

While just 3,000 tigers inhabit forests across Asia and Russia, it's estimated that ...

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TRAVEL

'Breaking Bad' house goes up for sale

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"Breaking Bad" fans going through withdrawal, listen up: You can buy Jesse Pinkman's house.

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Etihad sued over 'injuries' from obese flier

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From Etihad Airways

Obesity is already a big issue in aviation, now a court case in Australia could make it even bigger.

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EDUCATION

MONEY

Obama to offer Pell grants to prisoners

Obama Iran news conference

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It's Prison Reform 101. The Obama administration will soon give some inmates the chance to take college courses on the government's dime.

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Good but not great: US economy grows 2.3%

US economy not growing fast enough

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America's economy picked up some momentum this spring and summer, but it didn't wow.

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HEALTH

  • Study: Americans cutting calories, but still not healthy

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    After years of bad news about the obesity epidemic, which affects one-third of Americans, things may finally be looking up. In the past 10 years the rates of obesity appear to be leveling off among both children and adults.

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Technology

  • YouTube's 'RAT,' or webcam slaving problem

    Cassidy Wolf

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    It's never been easier to learn how to hack, according to a new report.

    Digital Citizens Alliance, a nonprofit advocacy group, has uncovered thousands of YouTube videos teaching wannabe hackers how to gain access to victims' webcams and computers.

    One ...

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