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Antibiotics may mess with your baby's metabolism

Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health, mind and body.

Moms group wants Kroger to ban guns in stores

The Moms group that got Target, Chili's and Chipotle to take a stance against guns called on Kroger to do the same Monday.

Michael Brown death: Missouri National Guard headed to Ferguson

Things in Ferguson have gotten so unruly that Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has called National Guard troops to the St. Louis suburb.

Does the $100 bill need to go?

Is the $100 bill more trouble than it's worth? Influential Harvard professor Ken Rogoff thinks so. Rogoff ought to know. He was also once the chief economist at the international Monetary Fund.

CT residents warns there is an IRS scam

Groton, CT (WFSB) -- An unwanted call to dozens of Connecticut residents is prompting police to warn you to "be alert" when you pick up the phone.

Resume liars --what would you say to get hired?

  NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Would you hire someone because they're an Olympic medalist? How about a high school free throw champion? Or Tom Cruise's babysitter?

Eat your selfie on a marshmallow

  LONDON (CNNMoney) -- Move over Kate Middleton! Younger brother James Middleton is stealing the spotlight with his candy business that prints Instagram and Facebook pictures on marshmallows.

Ice Bucket Challenge raising money, awareness for ALS

SAN ANTONIO -- It is a social media sensation that is sweeping the nation through YouTube and Facebook, and it is bringing enormous attention to a deadly disease, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

Inside the Ebola outbreak with the CDC

(CNN) -- There are nine of us from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention in Lagos, Nigeria.

When mental illness affects your kids

  (CNN) -- When we lose a beloved superstar like Robin Williams to an apparent suicide and learn he had been battling severe depression before his death, it's natural to think about our own loved ones.