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Trevor Noah, 31, will become the new host of The Daily Show later this year.

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Trevor Noah will replace Jon Stewart as host of 'The Daily Show'

Comedy Central President Michele Ganeless says that Trevor Noah "has a huge international following and is poised to explode here in America."

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Germanwings plane crash: Co-pilot treated for suicidal tendencies, prosecutors say


Duesseldorf prosecutors say that Andreas Lubitz received psychotherapy "with a note about suicidal tendencies" for several years before becoming a pilot.

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A special program helps pregnant women combat depression

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The founder of the L.A. County-USC Medical Center program says untreated mental health problems can lead to preterm delivery, stillbirth and miscarriage.

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UC Irvine student dies at electronic music festival

A 22-year-old man who died after a seizure at an electronic music festival in San Bernardino County was a University of California, Irvine senior.

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Cheez Whiz helped spread processed foods. will it be squeezed out?

A Cheez Whiz ad from 1952.

Turns out, the history of Kraft's dull-orange cheese spread says a lot about the processed food industry — and where it might be headed as Kraft and Heinz merge.

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As smoking declines, so do revenues to fund preschool

EDUCATION CHILDREN SCHOOL preschool kindergarten

Users are giving up smoking, so the search is underway to find another source of revenue to fund preschools that operate with tobacco tax revenues.