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Restaurant meals for kids fail nutrition test - U.S. consumer group WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The menus offered to children by most U.S. restaurant chains have too many calories, too much salt or fat, and often not a hint of vegetables or fruit, according to a study by the Center for Science in the Public Interest. The group, which has agitated for everything from healthier popcorn at the movies to calorie labelling in supermarkets, found that among almost 3,500 combinations surveyed, kids' meals failed to meet nutritional standards 97 percent of the time. ...

Worker denies drinking old whiskey at Pa. mansion

SCOTTDALE, Pa. (AP) — A former mansion caretaker denied that he drank four dozen bottles of well-aged whiskey worth $100,000, claiming it would have been unsafe to drink and saying the booze had "evaporated" instead.

Eyeballs found in trash at Kansas City gas station

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police say they are trying to determine how a medical box containing a pair of eyeballs ended up in a trash bin at a gas station in Kansas City.

Restaurant meals for kids fail nutrition test: consumer group

By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The menus offered to children by most U.S. restaurant chains have too many calories, too much salt or fat, and often not a hint of vegetables or fruit, according to a study by the Center for Science in the Public Interest. The group, which has agitated for everything from healthier popcorn at the movies to calorie labeling in supermarkets, found that among almost 3,500 combinations surveyed, kids' meals failed to meet nutritional standards 97 percent of the time. ...

3 accused of smoking pot in NJ police parking lot

TOTOWA, N.J. (AP) — State troopers in northern New Jersey didn't have to go far to make a pot bust. They didn't even have to get in their cruisers.

Restaurant meals for kids fail nutrition test: consumer group

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The menus offered to children by most U.S. restaurant chains have too many calories, too much salt or fat, and often not a hint of vegetables or fruit, according to a study by the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

WATCH: Baby Sea Lion Found Lounging In Hotel Chair

A female sea lion in San Diego is still just a pup but she's already got a taste for the finer things in life.

The sea lion was spotted Tuesday morning lounging in a chair at the Pantai Inn, an all-suite hotel in La Jolla, Calif., which surprised hotel manager Shane Pappas.

Maple Ridge Man Dies In Go-Kart Crash

A Maple Ridge man died Wednesday after the go-kart he was driving crashed with a pickup pulling a trailer.

The man, 33, was driving an unlicenced go-kart on 256th Street when he collided with the trailer, said an RCMP news release on Wednesday. He was rushed to hospital where he died.

The roads were dry, and weather was warm and sunny at the time of the crash, said RCMP Sgt. Dale Somerville. RCMP are investigating the crash.

WATCH: Miracle Baby Weighed In At Over 15 Pounds

An expecting British couple got a surprise during delivery six weeks ago: their baby was a very big boy.

Baby George King was born weighing 15 pounds, 7 ounces. According to some reports, he's the second largest baby ever delivered vaginally in the United Kingdom.

'Hoarding: Buried Alive': Even Ron Jeremy Can't Help

Even porn star Ron Jeremy couldn't help Louise climb out from under her massive hoard. The porn star showed up on "Hoarding: Buried Alive" to work with Louise in trying to clean up the mess she'd been building for three decades. He was the first person to have seen her cluttered apartment.

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