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128 Million People Have Abandoned Land Line Phones — Have You? [POLL]

Like the phone book before it, the land line seems to be on the way out.

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Ron Dermer, Israel's Ambassador to the U.S. (Allison Shelley/Getty Images)
Ron Dermer, Israel's Ambassador to the U.S. (Allison Shelley/Getty Images)
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Israeli Ambassador Speaks Out on Deaths of 3 Teens [AUDIO]

In a phone interview with Townsquare Media on Monday, Israel’s ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, spoke about the murder of three teens in the West Bank and Israel’s response options.

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Killer Ad in Movie Theater Absolutely Nails Dangers of Texting While Driving

One automaker is attempting to shock drivers with a killer ad designed to stop texting while driving.

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Heroic Police Officer Saves Man From Fiery Gas Station Crash [VIDEO]

Off-duty New York police officer John Vescio pulled a man from the fiery wreckage of a gas station crash the other day saving his life.

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Miss Indiana – Mekayla Diehl – Praised by Twitter During Miss USA Pageant for Having a “Normal” Body

Last night, Miss Indiana made her home state very proud - and not because she won or even made the finals...

At the Miss USA pageant, held in Baton Rouge, LA, Twitter blew up when Miss Indiana - Mekayla Diehl - posed in her swimsuit in the semifinals. Though very fit, Diehl sported curv

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Coffee Drinkers Will Be Paying More Soon As Coffee Prices Are Expected to Rise

Surveys have indicated that most coffee drinkers like to stick to a certain brand of coffee for personal use.  Some of us will switch around if there's a deal to be had and I admit that I'm one of those "switchers."  As coffee prices rise in the near future, more of my coffee drinking colleagues may end up being a switcher, like me, in order to save some coffee cash!

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Earth Day, Bears and Jelly Beans – April 22

I don't know how the Jelly Bean Day thing got started.  Maybe it's to celebrate the colors or shape or something of the Earth since Earth Day and National Jelly Bean Day are the same date.  I DO know, however, that I'll be more than happy to celebrate the Earth by eating jelly beans!

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(John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
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118th Boston Marathon in the History Books: American Man Wins

Boston came back strong this year in the 2014 Boston Marathon with Meb Keflezighi, an American of 39 years of age, winning the race!  He was born in the Horn of Africa in a place called Eritrea, but later immigrated to the United States when he was 12 years old. 

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“Stella Awards” Demonstrate Proof of Dysfunction in America

I received an e-mail from an acquaintance of mine who also happens to be a WJLT listener.  Within this e-mail were stories of people who were awarded monetary compensation from the American judicial system.  Before I write any more, I would like to begin by saying/writing that I honestly don't know if these stories are true.  However if they are, our judicial system has become as dysfunctional as our American society has.

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Photo Credit: Brendon Thorne, Getty Images
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Mazda Recalls 42,000 Cars Because of Spiders (Yes, the Eight-Legged Kind)

Mazda is recalling more than 42,000 cars due to a fuel-tank hose issue, a problem that, the company says, can be caused by a common spider.

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