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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

In the new book "Anatomy of a Song" by Marc Myers, Lloyd Price describes how he was discovered while playing this song in his mother's sandwich shop in New Orleans. (12/06/2016)
An Apple Valley woman has filed a lawsuit against a health care provider after her newborn was mistakenly given to another mother at a hospital and breastfed. (12/06/2016)
There's no evidence to support it, but the conspiracy theory that President Franklin Roosevelt knew beforehand about Pearl Harbor refuses to die, to the consternation of World War II historians. (12/06/2016)
An analysis of car accidents found that drivers who slept only five or six hours in the previous 24 had nearly twice the accident rate of drivers who slept a full seven hours or more.
In her new book, Sarah Lohman says that even though America is culturally and ethnically diverse, its food is united by a handful of tastes that have permeated our nation's cuisine for centuries.
The Department of Transportation and Highway Patrol have closed both eastbound and westbound lanes of I-94 between Dickinson and Valley City. That's more than 200 miles of interstate that cuts across North Dakota.
In her first comments since her talk with Donald Trump, President Tsai Ing-wen says she does not foresee "major policy shifts." She spoke with Western journalists.
Vice President Joe Biden turned 74 last month and would 78 after the 2020 election. Biden decided against a run this past cycle, after losing his son Beau to cancer in 2015.
They grew up working in their parents' modest motels. Now, the next generation of South Asian Indian hoteliers is moving up-market in the Twin Cities, expanding into prime locations and multimillion-dollar, national franchises.
From historical fiction to dystopic fantasies, these young adult novels make for thrilling reads.
The WHO announced that Zika is no longer an official "global health emergency," but America's chief of infectious diseases says it's too early to downgrade the emergency status.

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