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McDonald's recalls Hello Kitty whistles that pose choking hazard

 McDonald's is recalling about 2.3 million Hello Kitty toys that came with some of its Happy Meals because they pose a choking risk.

Spotify responds to Taylor Swift: We are not the enemy

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The lovers quarrel between Spotify and Taylor Swift continues.

Mother of Washington high school shooting victim speaks out

 Zoe Galasso was killed in the school shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School on October 24. The 14-year-old freshman never made out of the cafeteria after she was shot and killed by her classmate, Jaylen Fryberg.

China's stock market finally opens to foreigners. Now what?

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- It just got easier to buy Chinese stocks.

'Frozen' sequel speculation is heating up

 (CNN) -- No, there hasn't been an official announcement for a movie sequel to "Frozen," but that doesn't mean fans are going to

5 ways to honor veterans beyond Veterans Day

Tuesday is Veterans Day, and there will be speeches and parades. "Thank you for your service," the phrase that's come to define how America expresses gratitude for its men and women in uniform, will be said, a lot.

Glenn Beck reveals major health issues

 Glenn Beck shared Monday a secret he's kept from almost everyone for years: He's been battling a serious and rare illness.

'Simpsons' co-creator opens up on cancer diagnosis

"The Simpsons" co-creator Sam Simon is facing terminal illness the best way he knows how: with a sense of humor and a generous heart.

Google Glass goes to work

 (CNN) -- A nervous new doctor performing a procedure for the first time puts on a pair of Google Glass and scrubs in.

Grand Canyon, other national parks could cost more

 (CNN) -- Grand Canyon National Park wants to increase its entrance fees, and several other national parks may do the same.