Here’s the hottest new hard-to-find distraction: the fidget spinner

Have you heard about the hottest new toy of the spring? It isn’t a new video game console or some other high-tech gadget. It’s a low-tech, inexpensive device called a fidget spinner. Stores can’t keep it in stock, and teachers are banning it from classrooms because of the disruption.

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Royals' Ned Yost on lineups, Escobar's hitting and Strahm's return

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost talks about moving hot hitters up in the lineup, Alcides Escobar's hitting and the return of Matt Strahm to the bullpen.
John Sleezer The Kansas City Star
Royals' Ned Yost on lineups, Escobar's hitting and Strahm's return 2:25

Royals' Ned Yost on lineups, Escobar's hitting and Strahm's return

Water rescues, fast moving water in Missouri prompt state of emergency 1:29

Water rescues, fast moving water in Missouri prompt state of emergency

Six Pittsburg students honored for their work at White House Correspondents’ Dinner 1:17

Six Pittsburg students honored for their work at White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Mascara brushes are magic wands for rescued wildlife in N.C. 1:45

Mascara brushes are magic wands for rescued wildlife in N.C.