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Tie one on: You’re probably tying your shoes wrong; here’s a demo on doing it right

Engineers in California published a paper recently on the proper way to tie shoelaces. Many adults are learning they have been doing it wrong most of their lives. Are you?

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ALS paralyzed her body, but not her mind

ALS robbed Michelle Melland, 50, of Kansas City of her ability to move, speak and breathe on her own, but not of living a fulfilling life. Using eye scan technology, blinking her eyes to write words, Melland writes a weekly book review and posts reviews to her blog, "Book Thoughts from Bed."

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Baby goats and wine at yoga class? We're not kidding

Owners of Critter Creek Farm and Cat's Paw Winery, both in Rock Hill, teamed up Saturday for a "baby goat yoga" class, which drew dozens of yogis from as far away as Alabama and West Virginia. A yoga instructor led the class as baby goats played, relaxed and climbed on participants. The farm and winery will continue goat yoga through May.

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Vegetable prices are soaring due to heavy rain in California

Unusually heavy rains in California's produce growing areas have resulted in higher prices for some vegetables across the country, including Kansas City.
Neil Nakahodo and Matt Campbell The Kansas City Star
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Vegetable prices are soaring due to heavy rain in California

ALS paralyzed her body, but not her mind 2:09

ALS paralyzed her body, but not her mind

Smart house, healthier occupants 1:27

Smart house, healthier occupants

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Baby goats and wine at yoga class? We're not kidding