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driving

Eyes on the road: AAA says distracted driving worse than we thought

You know how some people insist they can drive safely — even while they fiddle with their smartphones or other electronic devices? They can't.

gmo

Bill would create organic-style labels for modified foods

House Republicans are proposing a new government certification for foods free of genetically modified ingredients.

kidsinthecity

Parents increasingly seeking urban lifestyles for kids

Along the way, they're pushing cities to be more welcoming of families.

cyber

Are passwords past their prime?

Could having a password become passé?

vape

When it comes to e-cigs, Big Tobacco is concerned for your health

Big tobacco companies have pushed for a range of controls on e-cigarettes, including health warnings, restricted sales, and scientific testing requirements.

amazon

Amazon to start experimenting with drones

The Seattle company had asked the FAA for permission to fly drones for package deliveries last July.

internetexplorer

Internet Explorer on its way out

The browser is about get bumped — not by a rival, but by Microsoft itself.

starbucks

Starbucks delivery coming this year

If you live in Seattle or NYC, you won't have to leave your home or office to get your Frappuccino fix.

facebook

Pay me with Facebook

The social media giant will soon let users send money to friends via Messenger.

cheese

Championship reveals the real big cheese

The largest cheese, butter, and yogurt competition in the nation is underway in Milwaukee.

kind

It’s cool to be kind at this high school

Acts of kindness have become the cool thing to do at Independence High School in Tennessee.

coffeepods

As Keurig coffee share grows, so does environmental controversy

Single-serve coffee maker Keurig Green Mountain says it now controls about a third of retail sales in the U.S. coffee market.

iphone

Survey: Young adults do consume news – in their own way

Young adults have had a reputation for being connected to one another and disconnected from the news.

cyber

At odds with Google, U.S. seeks new rule on computer access

The government wants to make it easier to locate and hack into computers in criminal investigations.

google

Google’s safe browsing system targets ‘unwanted software’

Get ready to see more red warning signs online.

soda

Should soda carry a warning label?

There are warning labels on ads for smokes and booze -- and soon there could such labels for soda.

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‘Dancing Man’ gets revenge on bullies with epic dance party

A charity bash will honor a man who was bullied online when footage of his dance moves went viral.

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Will the Apple Watch transform wearable tech?

The watch will launch in April with prices ranging from $349 to a whopping $10,000.

icebikes

Ice bikes: The new way to travel in snow-covered NY

Ice bikes are gaining traction in the bitter cold.

biba

Making a ‘smart’ swing set

One company is trying to combine high-tech equipment with old-school playground gear.

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Today in entertainment history: March 27

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A look back on Hollywood headlines of years past.

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Gonzaga and UCLA prepare for rematch in NCAA Sweet 16

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FILE - At left in a Feb. 28, 2015, file photo, Gonzaga head coach Mark Few instructs his team during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against BYU in Spokane, Wash. At right, in a Feb. 11, 2015, file photo, UCLA head coach Steve Alford directs his team against Oregon State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Los Angeles. Gonzaga and UCLA play on Friday, March 27, 2015, in the regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament in Houston.

The Bulldogs battle the Bruins at 4:15pm on KPUG 1170AM.

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Avalanche end 3-game skid, top Canucks

FILE - In this file photo taken Sept. 17, 2012, the NHL logo is seen on a goal at a Nashville Predators practice rink in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL eliminated 16 more days from the regular-season schedule Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, and if a deal with the players' association isn't reached soon the whole season could be lost. The league wiped out all games through Dec. 30 in its latest round of cancellations. Negotiations between the league and the players' association broke off last week, but NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said Sunday the sides are trying to restart talks this week.

Gabriel Landeskog and Alex Tanguay each had a goal and an assist, and Reto Berra made 33 saves to lead the Colorado Avalanche past the Vancouver Canucks 4-1 on Thursday night.

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Mariners drop 2 Cactus League split squad games

Kansas City Royals' Alex Gordon swings against the San Francisco Giants in the first inning of a spring training exhibition baseball game Monday, March 23, 2015, in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Hernandez throws 6 sharp innings in Mariners' loss to Royals. Davis, Jimenez hit grand slams as Brewers beat Mariners 15-1

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Ferndale WWII POW profiled in advance of French award

Joe Moser in WWII

Seventy-one years ago, Ferndale resident Joe Moser was shot down over France, captured by Germans and sent to Buchenwald Concentration Camp.