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Search Under Way for Osprey That Went Down Off Australian Coast

Eric Flanagan, said the mishap took place around 4 p.m. local time Saturday, or about 2 a.m. The aircraft had been launched from the USS Bonhomme Richard assault ship and was involved in routine operations when it crashed , the statement said.

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Retailers expect record breaking sales during back-to-school tax holiday

Saturday and runs to midnight Sunday. For those three days, you can buy qualifying school supplies , clothing , footwear, hurricane and emergency preparedness items, tax free in Virginia . School supplies include textbooks, notebooks, paper, pens, pencils, crayons, art supplies, rulers, book bags, backpacks, handheld calculators, chalk, maps and globes.

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Everything to know about the upcoming total solar eclipse

A man named Michael Zeiler captured them on video during the total solar eclipse on November 14, 2012 in Australia. SC will experience the final moments of total darkness at 2.49pm Eastern time. Naturally, the coast is also going to offer up some supremely stunning eclipse views. The astronomical feat happens when the sun, moon and Earth align completely.

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Disney hiring Georgia, Florida residents to work from home

Disney is hiring SC residents to work for the company without leaving their homes. Positions are open to residents of Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Texas and Nevada. Responsibilities include responding to emails from guests and answering and redirecting phone calls to the proper management channels. Disney is looking for candidates with excellent communication skills and a reliable, high-speed internet connection.

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Breastfeeding prevents breast cancer, diabetes in mothers

Increasing the number of mothers who breastfeed will save lives, make children smarter and boost global economies, according to a United Nations report released Tuesday. World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus described breastmilk as "a baby's first vaccine", protecting them from potentially deadly diseases.

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Blowing out Birthday candles increases bacteria on cake by 1400 percent

It's amusing - no one knows exactly where this candle tradition started (some claim that people blew out candles to send the smoke - and therefore wishes - up to the gods), but we do know that it's now pretty commonplace. The amount of bacteria increased by 14 times on average, but in some cases it went up to 120 times. "In reality if you did this 100,000 times, then the chance of getting sick would probably be very minimal", he added.