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Firstborns May Be More Nearsighted, And Parents May Be Why  |   

Firstborns in Britain are more likely to be nearsighted, a finding that matches other studies. Maybe it's because parents are more likely to push studying than they do with subsequent kids.

Hero In French Train Attack, Spencer Stone, Stabbed In California  |   

Stone, one of three Americans who helped stop a terrorist attack on a Paris-bound train in August, is said to be in stable condition following the incident in Sacramento.

McCarthy Drops Out Of Speaker Race, Throwing GOP Leadership Into Chaos   |   

The current House GOP leader said he was withdrawing because, for Republicans to unite, "we probably need a fresh face." Now, leadership elections have been postponed.

Iowa Republicans Don't Think Jeb Is Bush Enough  |   

The former Florida governor has a household name, but the candidate knows he needs to introduce himself. "I've gotta tell the Jeb story," he said, "I've got to say who I am. I've gotta show my heart."

Oklahoma Used The Wrong Drug To Execute Charles Warner   |   

This is the second botched execution in a row for the state. Clayton Lockett died of a heart attack last year after a phlebotomist misplaced an IV line.