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2005-08-18 18:48:00

Today's in-flight movie is "Red Eye," with horror-meister Wes Craven departing from the garish gore of his "A Nightmare on Elm Street" days yet essentially sticking to the formula of his "Scream" flicks, minus the laughs. "Scream" and its sequels featured Neve Campbell as a passive-aggressive heroine who rises to the occasion and beats up on masked weenies preying on her. "Red Eye" stars Rachel McAdams as a passive-aggressive heroine who rises to the occasion and beats up on a masquerading...

2005-08-12 08:10:00

Survey of U.S. teachers finds classrooms crawling with infectious 'bugs' American children miss 22 million days of school each year due to colds, flu and other infections, experts say. But that statistic should come as no surprise to the nation's teachers: In a new survey, seven out of 10 say their classrooms aren't regularly disinfected by custodians, and more than half say they spend their own money and time ridding their classrooms of germs. "A few are even recruiting parents to come in...

2004-11-29 06:00:00

ALPHARETTA, Ga. -- At first, Julia DeCredico pushed her triplets in a stroller to help calm them down when fussy. Now she takes 22-month-old Claudia, Joseph and Davis on morning strolls regardless of their moods. That's because it's mom's time to exercise. "This is mommy's turn, whether they cry or not. They have to help mommy be healthy," she said. "Walking is the perfect thing for a stay-at-home mom with small kids." DeCredico exercises through Stroller Strides, a national fitness program...

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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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