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Obesity research takes high-tech twist

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Researchers are turning to high-tech tools, like the Fitbit, to find new ways to combat growing waistlines.

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Cyber experts warn of ‘Bash’ bug

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New warnings are emerging of a security flaw that cyber experts say may pose a serious threat to computers.

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Marvel Comics get academic treatment at Baltimore college

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The University of Baltimore is making it OK to read comic books in class, and even will give you college credit for it.

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The new iPhone 6 is quite flexible

A woman holds up the iPhone 6 Plus at the Apple Store at Tokyo's Omotesando shopping district September 19, 2014.

"Bendgate" might be particularly troubling for those who wear skinny jeans.

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Messaging app seeks to bring voices back to phones

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Longtime technology guru Ray Ozzie wants to bring back the emotions of the human voice to phones.

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Twins fire Gardenhire after 13 seasons

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The Minnesota Twins have fired manager Ron Gardenhire.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

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Here's a look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Sept. 29.

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Ravens, Texans, Lions show early playoff promise

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Baltimore, Houston, and Detroit missed the playoffs last season but on Sunday they looked serious about crashing the next postseason party.

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Jeter closes career with hit against Boston rivals

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Derek Jeter fittingly ended his MLB career with a hit, chopping a high-hopper and beating it out for a third-inning, RBI-single.

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U.S. faces Ryder Cup rot

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With top Europeans plying their trade on the U.S. PGA Tour, it is the Americans who arrive at the Ryder Cup hoping to produce an upset.

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Toyota recalls 690K vehicles to fix suspension

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Toyota is recalling Tacoma 4X4 and Tacoma pre-runner pickup trucks to fix issues with the vehicles' rear suspension system.

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Arsonist suspected in more than 20 fires

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A suspected arsonist operating in Washington state is believed to have ignited nearly two dozen fires in three weeks.

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Afghanistan to sign U.S. security agreement

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Afghanistan will sign a crucial security agreement allowing the U.S. to leave a small contingent of troops in the country beyond this year.

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Macy’s to hire 86K workers for holiday season

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The retailer plans to hire thousands more workers than last year.

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GOP cautions that Senate control would have limits

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Some in the GOP fear that conservative activists would have unrealistic expectations if Republicans run both the House and Senate.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Cute kids debate the weather

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This video will poke you right in the heart.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 30

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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Get ready for 3D ‘Thriller’

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Michael Jackson's epic 14-minute music video is going to be re-released next year.

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Cher postpones tour again

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The pop superstar has canceled more U.S. shows after struggling to recover from a viral infection.

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Bono says U2 isn’t advocating ‘free music’

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The U2 frontman denies the band's recent album giveaway is undercutting other artists.

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Ben Affleck buys American cars after time in Detroit

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The actor says he was moved by the city and its economic struggles.