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Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017 at 01:32 PM EST

Coffee and a Slice? 7-Eleven Launches Breakfast Pizza

The convenience store chain says that it combines the convenience of eating leftover pizza for the first meal of the day with traditional breakfast foods. »

Classic Oreo Cookies Are Now a Candy Bar

Classic Oreo Cookies Are Now a Candy Bar

Oreo, the chocolate cookie with white icing, is taking its classic taste to candy shelves. The brand's first candy bar, a Milka Oreo Big Crunch Chocolate Bar, was released yesterday and is available at... »

Starbucks Releases New Red Holiday Cups

Starbucks is unveiling its holiday coffee cups for this year and appears to be bringing back snowflakes, candy canes and other holiday symbols, after last year's more subdued red cups caused an uproar from... »

Twin Sisters, 3, Realize One Is Older Than the Other

A pair of adorable twin sisters delighted in learning that being identical meant they get to look alike — but their reactions quickly diverged when they learned one inevitably had to be the older twin. »

New Kids on the Block to Tour With Paula Abdul, Boyz II Men

New Kids on the Block to Tour With Paula Abdul, Boyz II Men

New Kids on the Block are kicking off another tour starting next spring, and tickets will go on sale this week. »

2016 Rock Center Tree Cut Down for NYC Journey

This year's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree has started its journey from upstate New York to Manhattan. The 94-foot Norway spruce, owned by Angie and Graig Eichler, was cut down Thursday morning in Oneonta. »

Election Day Freebies and Deals

Election Day Freebies and Deals

Americans head to the polls on Tuesday and can come away with more than an "I Voted" sticker. National brands will offer Election Day freebies and deals. Check out some of the specials. »

Taco Bell Giving Out Free Tacos Wednesday Thanks to World Series

If you’re in the mood for a free taco this afternoon, you’re in luck. And you have the Cleveland Indians to thank for it. As part of their “Steal a Base, Steal a Taco” campaign during the World Series,... »

Obamas Host Last White House Halloween

The president and first lady hosted their Halloween party at the White House Monday afternoon. The first couple welcomed students from D.C., Virginia and Maryland schools, as well children of military families... »

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