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Recent articles by Val:

Brie, camembert cheeses from two dozen brands recalled over listeria outbreak

The recall includes cheeses sold by two dozen different brands. → Read More

Lizzo plays James Madison's 200-year-old crystal flute on stage in DC

The Emmy and three-time Grammy winner thanked the Library of Congress for "preserving our history and making history freaking cool" after playing the heirloom. → Read More

Katie Couric reveals breast cancer diagnosis

She shared her treatment journey and urged other women to get their recommended screenings, especially if they may be at additional risk. → Read More

NASA spacecraft to slam into asteroid today in redirection test

It sounds like a movie plot, but it's actually an experiment that could have big implications for planetary defense. → Read More

Jupiter to make closest approach to Earth in nearly 60 years

Experts say you'll need a large telescope to see the Red Spot, but even a good pair of binoculars will be enough to catch some details. → Read More

The $1.337B Mega Millions winners are staying anonymous; they have good reasons

It's probably tempting to tell the world about your sudden windfall, but some lottery winners who've done so had major problems. → Read More

Kate Middleton pays subtle tribute to the queen with key jewelry

The Princess of Wales wore a four-strand pearl and diamond necklace that once belonged to Queen Elizabeth II, and was previously worn by Princess Diana. → Read More

Thousands to pay respects to Queen Elizabeth II

Here's what to know about the queen's funeral Monday morning. → Read More

Trail of slime leads German customs to bags of giant snails

The snails weren't the only unexpected thing found at the airport. → Read More

Shelter puppies named after Backstreet Boys meet their namesakes

The Nashville shelter says the photos "broke the internet," leading to plenty of interest in adopting the puppies. → Read More

How much could Social Security benefits increase in 2023?

One advocacy group estimates Social Security's cost-of-living increase for next year could be the highest ever received by most beneficiaries alive today. → Read More

Chaos on California interstate after truck spills tomatoes

Four people were injured as cars skidded across the slippery mess Monday. → Read More

Pumpkin Spice Lattes coming back to Starbucks. Why are they so popular?

Starbucks has been selling the famous PSL for nearly 20 years, but the flavor's history goes back way longer. → Read More

Government to pause free COVID test orders soon

An alert on said orders through the program would be suspended "because Congress hasn’t provided additional funding" to replenish supplies. → Read More

A parent's guide to mental health as school starts back up

As children go back to school, here's how to talk about emotions and mental health. Plus, warning signs or symptoms of depression and anxiety in kids and teens. → Read More

Student loan pause: Latest update from Biden administration

The multi-year pause on federal student loan payments is set to expire next week on Aug. 31. → Read More

Jill Biden tests positive for COVID-19

The White House said she's been prescribed a course of Paxlovid, the same drug her husband took. → Read More

More than 2 million infant swings, rockers recalled after baby's death

A recall notice said the products were sold at BuyBuy Baby, Target stores and Amazon. → Read More

Denise Dowse of 'Insecure', 'Beverly Hills, 90210' dies at 64

Dowse's sister confirmed her death. Earlier this month, she shared that Dowse was in a coma due to meningitis. → Read More

How much of a raise could retirees on Social Security get next year?

Here's how much the cost-of-living adjustment could be for retirees on Social Security next year, based on new price data. → Read More