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    Honda hit with $70 million in fines for failing to report accidents over 11 years

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Honda was hit Thursday with a record $70 million in fines for failing to report accidents and other safety issues over 11 years. Honda failed to report 1,729 accidents that caused deaths or serious injuries to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The agency said it does not yet know how […]

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    Oklahoma health officials: First child death related to the flu reported

    OKLAHOMA CITY – As the New Year takes hold, many Oklahomans are fighting off the flu. According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health,  22 people in the state have died from the virus this flu season. Experts say a child, under the age of 4-years-old, died as a result of the virus recently. Deaths […]

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    9 foods to help you beat belly fat

    By David Zinczenko special to CNN Editor’s note: David Zinczenko is the best-selling co-author of the popular “Eat This, Not That!” series and the author of the new book “Zero Belly Diet: The Revolutionary New Plan to Turn off Your Fat Genes and Help Keep You Lean for Life!” The opinions expressed in this commentary […]

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    FBI investigating explosion outside Colorado NAACP office

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KDVR) – Police in Colorado are still searching for a man who may be responsible for an explosion near an NAACP chapter. Authorities say a loud boom went off Tuesday morning outside a building that holds a hair salon and the local NAACP. “There was smoke everywhere, the building on the side […]

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    ‘Teen Mom’ star shows the downside of plastic surgery

    (CNN) — Reality star Farrah Abraham has nothing to hide, and that includes a lip augmentation procedure gone horribly wrong. The TV personality and adult film actress recently shared photos on Twitter of the procedure’s results, which left her top lip egregiously swollen. “Girlfriends don’t say I didn’t warn ya!” the former “Teen Mom” captioned […]

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    Obama’s gas price warning: They won’t last forever

    (CNN) — Enjoy it while you can, but remember it won’t last forever. That was President Barack Obama’s message to American consumers on Tuesday as he discussed near six year-low gas prices in an interview with The Detroit News ahead of a visit to Michigan on Wednesday to tout the recovery of the auto industry […]

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    Spray tanning: A new way to lose weight in OKC?

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Spray it away. It’s a new approach to weight loss using a spray tan to melt fat. “We have one lady that on her first treatment she lost 8 inches,” Teresa Colclasure, owner of Soleil Airbrush Tanning, said. “Then after her third treatment she lost 15.” Others boast anywhere from 4 to […]

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    Ford recalls SUVs because drivers are accidentally turning them off

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Ford is recalling about 13,500 2015 Lincoln MKC because drivers are shutting the vehicle off by mistake. Drivers are mistakenly touching the crossover SUV’s push-button ignition button while the car is driving, Ford found. The MKC has buttons to put the car in different gears, rather than a traditional gear shift. […]

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    The crucible of Ferguson — and a family it changed

    FERGUSON, Missouri (CNN) — For a while, Stefannie Wheat wished she could turn back the clock to a time before the hot August afternoon when Michael Brown’s body fell limp on Canfield Road. She grew frustrated and angry that her life was upended by the shooting death of a young black man at the hands […]

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    Crime on the rise as temperatures drop; Police warn about ‘puffing’ thefts

    OKLAHOMA CITY  – As winter temperatures continue to hit the state, police are warning residents about a crime that is on the rise. Authorities say thieves are taking advantage of the winter weather right now, targeting motorists who leave their cars running to warm up. On Friday morning, a couple of drivers learned that lesson the […]

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    New year, new GM recall

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — The new year provides a fresh start and the opportunity to leave past mistakes behind. But not for GM, which announced yet another recall on Thursday. The New Year’s Day announcement capped GM’s nightmare year, during which the automaker recalled over 30.4 million vehicles. It was a bad year for the […]