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Humane Society Urges People To Think Before Gifting Pets

By on November 29th, 2013 | Last updated: December 1, 2013 at 5:25 pm

Officials from the Alachua County and Northeast Florida Humane Societies discuss what people should consider before adopting a cat or dog for someone as a gift.

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Gator Marching Band Has Hit The 100-Year Mark

By on November 25th, 2013 | Last updated: November 25, 2013 at 4:02 pm

For 100 years, the University of Florida Gator marching band has grown and given the Gator Nation many things to be proud of.

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New Technology Will Track Customer Shopping Experience

By on November 20th, 2013 | Last updated: November 22, 2013 at 1:05 pm

The Smart Shelf is a new technology that may track shopper behavior and cater to customers.

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How To Cut Travel Costs For 2013 Holidays

By on November 4th, 2013 | Last updated: November 6, 2013 at 5:06 pm

Travel professionals reveal which days are cheapest to fly and how to cut traveling costs.

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Study: Sleeping In On Weekends Might Not Be Enough

By on October 24th, 2013 | Last updated: October 25, 2013 at 7:26 am

A recent study from the American Physiological Society suggests sleeping in on weekends won’t necessarily make up for workweek sleep loss.

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“Guns Save Lives Day” Slotted For Day After Newtown Anniversary

By on October 15th, 2013 | Last updated: October 16, 2013 at 3:33 pm

Activists have moved a planned nationwide pro-gun rights event from the anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings to the day after.

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How To Avoid Any CrossFit Health Scares

By on October 15th, 2013 | Last updated: October 21, 2013 at 2:06 pm

Dark urine, severe muscle pain and swelling are just a few of the symptoms associated with external rhabdomyolysis.

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Federal Health Insurance Marketplace Still Experiencing Technical Difficulties

By on October 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: October 3, 2013 at 8:56 pm

People trying to register for health insurance on the Health Insurance Marketplace have been experiencing problems because of heavy traffic on the website. There is still plenty of time to buy insurance, according to healthcare officials.

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New MIT Research Could Help PTSD Sufferers

By on September 24th, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 9:02 am

A study published Wednesday in the Neuron journal states that the Tet1 gene could help post-traumatic stress disorder patients and addicts in their recovery.

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