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In the last three years, there has been a big push at schools nationwide to change what's being fed to students while they are away from home — focusing on offering healthy and nutritious meals. As part of Michelle Obama's Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010, schools are required to meet new United States Department of Agriculture standards in order to serve kids healthier meals. One goal of the law is to help reduce America's childhood obesity epidemic and associated...

Updated at 12:59 PM

SANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala (AP) " A wall of mud stopped everyday life mid-text, mid-sentence, mid-dream for the family of Manuel Sandoval and Maritza Aquino.

Updated at 12:58 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " GOP Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah announced Sunday that he is running for House speaker in a longshot challenge to Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California, adding a new dose of turmoil for reeling House Republicans.

Updated at 12:54 PM

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Updated at 11:55 AM

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) " Flooding from days of record-setting rain along the heavily populated East Coast washed out bridges and homes, and forecasters warned wind gusts topping 35 mph could down trees and power lines across the Carolinas and...

Updated at 11:52 AM

JERUSALEM (AP) " In an unprecedented measure, Israeli police barred Palestinians from Jerusalem's Old City on Sunday in response to stabbing attacks that killed two Israelis and wounded three others, as Israel's prime minister vowed a "harsh...

Updated at 11:49 AM

LISBON, Portugal (AP) " Moderate mainstream parties were expected to triumph in Portugal's general election Sunday, after more radical alternatives failed to exploit public discontent over austerity measures.

Updated at 10:33 AM

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) " One month after the body of 3-year-old Aylan Kurdi washed up on a Turkish beach " and a week after the European Union agreed to secure its borders " the migrant crisis has largely fallen off the front pages and reporters are...

Updated at 10:18 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Set 'em up, Hillary Rodham Clinton, and lend an ear to the troubles of a presidential candidate.

Updated at 10:10 AM

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) " The gunman who opened fire in an Oregon college shot one classmate after saying he could save her life by begging, and others were killed after being told to crawl across the floor, according to relatives of students in the...

Updated at 9:52 AM

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) " Turkey's president says Russian airstrikes that have targeted some foreign-back insurgents in Syria are unacceptable and warned Moscow that it runs the risk of alienating itself in the region.

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