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Woman Stuck in Tree After Rescuing Cat – Both Rescued by Fire Department

Earlier this week, residents in a Pennsylvania neighborhood listened helplessly to a cat mewing for days because it was hopelessly stuck high in a tree. Finally, self-proclaimed cat-lover, Tara Dennis…

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‘RatGirl’ Breeds and Releases Rats in San Francisco

Batman, CatGirl, WonderWoman, Wolverine and now ... RatGirl!  Before saying, wow, that is cool, let it be known that RatGirl is not a superhero nor a fictional character in a comic strip, but rather a…

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How to Handle Father’s Day When Dad Has Passed Away

For those who've lost their father, June's annual day of celebration can morph into a time of magnified mourning. But the holiday also offers an opportunity to deal with the grief of a beloved father'…

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5 Animals That Will Make You Grateful for Your Father

You're likely already pretty grateful for your awesome dad. But just in case you need some inspiration to show your love this Father's Day, we've rounded up some shameful pops from the animal kingdom.…

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Rabid Cat Attacks Woman and Children

Earlier this month, in Pittsburgh's Spring Hill neighborhood, local authorities warned residents about a rabid cat that not only attacked a woman and two children but was still loose in the neighborho…

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Why Work Surprisingly Isn’t Your Biggest Stressor

After a day of deadlines, back-to-back meetings, and dealing with difficult coworkers, it's unlikely that you feel like your job is doing anything to lower your stress levels. But that's exactly what …

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6 Dogs Die in Dog Walker’s Hot SUV

Animal rights activists in Canada are outraged. A British Columbian dog walker left six of dogs in her parked truck for 45 minutes on a hot day - and needless to say they all perished from heatstroke.…

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How to Help an Elder Who Doesn’t Want to Eat

Family caregivers are sometimes faced with the challenge of an elderly loved one who doesn't want to eat. Whether the problem is caused by a simple decrease in appetite, or the senior becomes physical…

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10 Inspiring People Whose Lives Began After 60

In 2010, there were about 524 million people aged 65 or older -- and that number is expected to grow dramatically in the near future. In nearly every country, the over-60 demographic is growing faster…

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Are Food Dyes Damaging Your Child’s Health?

I love the look of fresh food almost as much as the taste. Some people say you eat with your eyes, and I understand this concept. Bright berries, multi-colored tomatoes and corn, and brilliant pumpkin…

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