Cow cuddling is a thing and it costs $75 an hour

Mountain Horse Farm(NAPLES, N.Y.) -- If you love to connect with canines, you'll probably also enjoy cuddling with cows. The practice is fairly common in the Netherlands but far less so in the U.S. Mountain Horse Farm, a...

Ground bison meat responsible for E. coli outbreak in 7 states: CDC

HPhotoswpg/iStock(ATLANTA) -- Ground bison meat has been linked to an E. coli outbreak in seven states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Twenty-one people in Connecticut, Florida,...

Pita Pal Foods hummus products recalled over possible Listeria contamination

TheCrimsonMonkey/iStock(HOUSTON) -- A Houston-based hummus company has recalled nearly 100 products over concerns of a possible Listeria contamination, the company announced. Pita Pal Foods LP issued the voluntary recall...

Child gun deaths lower in states with stricter gun laws

Kameleon007/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Children living in states with stricter gun laws have fewer gun-related deaths, according to a new study in Pediatrics. This was the first study to look at gun laws exclusively in relation...

Why knowing the type of car windows you have could save your life

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- This summer as you hit the road, you might want to check out your car windows. The American Automobile Association (AAA) is out with a new report that says just knowing the type of windows you have in...

New York woman who turns 114 continues to inspire

Courtesy Visiting Nurse Service of New York(NEW YORK) -- Alelia Murphy just made history. On July 6, while wearing a long, elegant yellow dress, white gloves and a tiara, she celebrated her 114th birthday, becoming the...

Eating sugar will actually make you want to eat more sugar

HandmadePictures/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Sugar is addicting -- and science definitely agrees. That's why decreasing your sugar intake or quitting it altogether can be very difficult. Dr. Jennifer Ashton, ABC News' chief...

Flushing drugs down the toilet could lead to 'meth-gators,' Tennessee police department warns

iStock(LORETTO, Tenn.) -- Police in Tennessee are warning residents against flushing drugs down the toilet in the event of a potential drug bust, saying that animals could ingest the substances and wreak havoc on the...

Spontaneous combustion of tempura flakes blamed for sushi restaurant fires

iStock(MADISON, Wis.) -- A popular sushi ingredient is believed to be the cause of seven restaurant fires across the country, after officials discovered the product could self-heat and spontaneously combust. The fires,...

HIV, AIDS-related deaths down since 2010, but more work needed: UNAIDS

LOVE_LIFE/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS says Tuesday that while progress in reduconing the spread of HIV/AIDS and increasing access to treatment continues, the improvements have...

Sisters read live on Facebook so kids have a bedtime story to listen to

@ZariaxHailey/Instagram(NEW YORK) -- Got books? These girls sure do. Sisters Zaria, 13, and Hailey Willard, 8, from Dover, Delaware, are sharing their love for books with kids across the globe by hosting a live bedtime...

USWNT used innovative period tracking to help player performance at World Cup

(NEW YORK) -- Bruce Bennett/Getty ImagesThe U.S. Women's National Team (USWNT) delivered a history-making performance at this year's World Cup, and now we know more about a new training tool that helped the soccer stars...

Ed Sheeran on his social anxiety: 'I don't like large groups of people'

Mike Marsland/WireImage(NEW YORK) -- Four-time Grammy-winning artist Ed Sheeran is opening up about his struggle with social anxiety. "I don't like large groups of people, which is ironic given I play to thousands,"...

Granger Smith's wife reveals late son River's organs saved two lives

Rick Kern/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Granger Smith and his wife Amber continue to give back to others in the wake of losing their 3-year-old son River to a drowning accident earlier this year. In an Instagram post Sunday,...

How these Native American women found the strength to heal through running

Courtesy Alicia Kozlowski(DULUTH, Minn.) -- At 29, Sarah Agaton Howes weighed over 200 pounds and was told by doctors that she could be at risk for diabetes if she didn't adopt a healthier lifestyle. She had also just...

Ada Valley raw beef recalled due to possible contamination with broken metal bits

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Ada Valley Gourmet Foods Inc. has recalled nearly 3,500 pounds of frozen raw ground beef that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically broken metal bits, the U.S. Department of...

After losing husband to rare neurological disease, a widow tries to raise awareness

Debbie Feldman(AVON, Conn.) -- Debbie Feldman lived the American dream for most of her adult years -- she married her best friend (a prominent attorney), succeeded in her career working as an accountant and raised their...

Migrant children in detention facilities could face long-term health struggles: Pediatrician

Saul Schwarz/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Migrant children living in U.S. Customs and Border Protection facilities will likely face long-term physical and mental health challenges, a top pediatrician told ABC News. Sally...

Teen shark attack victim opens up about 'healing' after losing a leg

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The North Carolina teen who was bit by a shark earlier this summer is now out of the hospital after losing her leg and two fingers, but maintaining a positive attitude, saying "I'm not forgetting my...

Study: Cutting only 300 calories a day can cut your risk of diabetes, heart disease

AndreyPopov/iStock(NEW YORK) -- It’s no secret -- watching what you eat can help keep your heart healthy. But new research published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology has reached a surprising conclusion:...

Gibbon resident guts house for second time after repeat flooding

Gibbon resident guts house for second time after repeat flooding

WATCH: hotel owner Linda Younes gives an update on flood recovery

WATCH: hotel owner Linda Younes gives an update on flood recovery

CCC Continuing To Prioritize Workforce Development In Central Nebraska

CCC Continuing To Prioritize Workforce Development In Central Nebraska

Gibbon Begins to Recover From Flooding

Gibbon Begins to Recover From Flooding

UPDATE: Suspect who fled traffic stop in Central City found with stolen car in Madison County

UPDATE: Suspect who fled traffic stop in Central City found with stolen car in Madison County

Syracuse claims area tournament title thanks to third inning boost

Syracuse claims area tournament title thanks to third inning boost

Indoor Football League's Nebraska Danger, located in Grand Island, now for sale

Indoor Football League's Nebraska Danger, located in Grand Island, now for sale

Golf notes: Locals Ryan Vermeer, Luke Kluver are paired together at Pinnacle Bank Championship

Golf notes: Locals Ryan Vermeer, Luke Kluver are paired together at Pinnacle Bank Championship

Home runs, Bryan Brickhouse's strong debut carry Chasers to win over New Orleans

Home runs, Bryan Brickhouse's strong debut carry Chasers to win over New Orleans

Treynor exploits errors to rally past Red Oak in district baseball

Treynor exploits errors to rally past Red Oak in district baseball