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A chocolate factory surprise. A sweet cause. And a song that melts hearts. It’s time for this week’s politics-free news.

A stellar experiment

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Turns out a year in space changes more than just your outlook. Just ask Scott Kelly.

An iconic retailer


Another one bites the dust. Here’s what may have killed Toys ‘R’ Us. (Hint: It wasn’t Amazon).

A treat for fans

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This “Jeopardy!” contestant didn’t mention he was in a classic film. But that doesn’t mean fans didn’t recognize him!

A beauty confession

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Now we know how he keeps that youthful glow. Terry Crews admits he enjoys shopping at this cosmetics store.

A sweet cause

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A six-year-old raised $7,000 selling lemonade. This is why he did it.

An emotional response

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A contestant on “The Voice” hits the right note with her song choice. Watch how Kelly Clarkson reacts to her performance.