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Mario Batali steps aside from 'The Chew' after misconduct allegations

Mario Batali, celebrity chef and co-host of ABC's "The Chew" is stepping away from the show after four anonymous women accused him of sexual misconduct.

Raging on, Thomas Fire becomes fifth largest in California history

The Thomas Fire in California's Ventura and Santa Barbara counties has consumed more than 230,000 acres over the past week, becoming the fifth largest fire in the state's history and continuing to send firefighters scrambling to control the blaze, officials said on Monday.

'Attempted terrorist attack': Suspect held after NYC rush-hour blast

The suspect, Akayed Ullah, was "wearing an improvised low-tech explosive device" that detonated in a subway tunnel passageway, authorities said.

NYC blast suspect aimed to avenge Muslim deaths, sources say

Akayed Ullah, a 27-year-old Bangladeshi immigrant, said he consumed terrorist propaganda and learned how to make the explosive device through online instructions, according to officials.

Vigorous exercise can slow Parkinson's

Intense exercise can slow the progression of Parkinson's — enough so that patients can notice the difference, researchers reported Monday.