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  • Exclusive: Photos from Inside Anthony Sowell's Home

    Inside Look: Exclusives Photos Paint Disturbing Scene Inside Home of Anthony Sowell

    Saturday, May 1 2010 11:19 AM EDT2010-05-01 16:19:26 GMT
    GRAPHIC PICTURES: CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - It was one of the most gruesome sights in Cleveland crime history.
  • Six deadly foods for dogs

    Six deadly foods for dogs

    Every pet owner knows a dog can get into just about anything around the house. One woman found that out the hard way when her dog ate a bunch of grapes! Turns out, that's one of the most dangerous foods
    Every pet owner knows a dog can get into just about anything around the house. But these common snacks could be fatal for Fido.
  • "Mito Kids" fight a deadly disease

    "Mito Kids:" Little soldiers fighting a deadly disease

    Mitochondrial Disease is a terrible disease you've probably never heard of, but one that can dramatically shorten a child's life. Healthy babies who suddenly stop growing, loose muscle tone and start
    Mitochondrial Disease is a debilitating medical condition most people have never heard of, but one that can dramatically shorten a child's life.
  • Physicians warn against giving melatonin to children

    Physicians warn against giving melatonin to children

    Parents desperate to get their troubled sleepers to bed are turning to synthetic melatonin, which is a supplement sold over the counter. But expert warn it could have adverse effects on child development.
    Many adults turn to sleep aids like melatonin, but now more parents are giving them to their kids, too. We talked to physicians to see what they had to say about how it could affect your child's development.
  • Safety

    How to fight off an attacker if they pull your hair

    How to fight off an attacker if they pull your hair

    One in four women will be attacked in their lifetime and a woman's hair is a main target. Nelson Nio from Shield Self Defense gives great tips on what to do if an attacker grabs your hair.
    One in four women will be attacked in their lifetime and a woman's hair is a main target. Nelson Nio from Shield Self Defense gives great tips on what to do if an attacker grabs your hair.
  • Beauty

    Which clothes look better on your body?

    Which clothes look better on your body?

    Ever wonder what style clothing looks better on you? Leeza's stylist Julie Kozak has tips on looking great in what you wear.
    Ever wonder what style clothing looks better on you? Leeza's stylist Julie Kozak has tips on looking great in what you wear.
  • Should you buy meds abroad?

    Buying prescription drugs in Mexico

    Because of the high price of prescription medication, many Americans head south of the border to buy their medicine. They say what Las Vegas is to gambling, Mexico is now to pharmacies.  As soon as you
    Because of the high price of prescription medication, many Americans head south of the border to buy their medicine.
  • Spray tans may have harmful effects

    Spray tans could lead to long-term health problems

    If you think spray tans are a safer alternative to sunbathing outdoors or crawling into an indoor tanning bed, what America Now just learned may change your mind.
    Millions of Americas pay hundreds of dollars each year to have their bodies tanned. If you think spray tans are a safer alternative to sunbathing outdoors or crawling into an indoor tanning bed, what America Now just learned may change your mind.
  • Prostitutes flock to popular websites

    Prostitutes flock to popular websites

    Prostitutes are advertising on numerous online sites.  But in some cases, unsuspecting johns are getting much more than they bargained for!
    Prostitutes are advertising on numerous online sites.  But in some cases, unsuspecting johns are getting much more than they bargained for!
  • Does lip balm dry out your lips?

    Do lip balm products dry out your lips?

    If you hear the words "heavy user" or "addict," one of the last things you think about is lip balm. Some people say they just can't stop applying lip balm products, and others claim they can't find a
    If you hear the words "heavy user" or "addict," one of the last things you think about is lip balm. Some people say they just can't stop applying lip balm products, and others claim they can't find a brand that works.
  • Mouse droppings cause disease

    Mouse droppings cause respiratory disease

    Mice are one of the most resilient mammals living on the planet. Some people have them as pets, and they're also used in laboratory experiments. If wild mice get inside your house, they can potentially
    If wild mice find a way inside your home, they can potentially cause thousands of dollars worth of damage to your drywall and insulation. They can also transmit a harmful disease which can cause death in humans. 
  • Health

    The consequences of ear gauges

    The consequences of ear gauges

    We've got a warning about a new fad in ear piercing that can have both medical and professional consequences. Ear gauges open up the ear lobes as much as 3 inches. Here's why you may want to think twice before getting them.
    We've got a warning about a new fad in ear piercing that can have both medical and professional consequences. Ear gauges open up the ear lobes as much as 3 inches. Here's why you may want to think twice before getting them.
  • Wiping the "sleep" from your eyes

    Why not to wipe the "sleep" from your eyes

    The Sandman may lull you to sleep, but he also leaves a few sprinkles behind in the corners of your eyes. People call it sleep, eye goop, crusties or sand, but no matter what you call it, the gunk keeps
    The Sandman may lull you to sleep, but he also leaves a few sprinkles behind in the corners of your eyes. People call it sleep, eye goop, crusties or sand, and no matter what you call it, it always appears after you've awoken.
  • Dangers of staying in a hot tub for too long

    Dangers of staying in a hot tub for too long

    Did you know you can overstay your welcome in a hot tub or heated pool? No matter how relaxed you may be, lingering too long can be hazardous to your health - even deadly.
    Did you know you can overstay your welcome in a hot tub or heated pool? No matter how relaxed you may be, lingering too long can be hazardous to your health - even deadly.
  • Health

    Improperly sanitized nail salon equipment can cause infections

    Improperly sanitized nail salon equipment can cause infections

    In recent years, there have been at least three cases reported in the media involving people in the U.S. who died from health problems that the victims' families claim stemmed from unsanitary nail salon practices.
    In recent years, there have been at least three cases reported in the media involving people in the United States who died from health problems that the victims' families claim stemmed from unsanitary nail salon practices.
  • Chronic nail biters, beware

    Chronic nail biting could signal a psychological disorder

    Host Lead It's one of the most COMMON nervous habits…but one that can be CAUSE for CONCERN. About 30-percent of children…and 15-percent of adults are NAIL BITERS. This quirk isn't skin deep…for some
    It's one of the most common nervous habits, but one that can be cause for concern. About 30 percent of all children and 15 percent of adults are nail biters. But this quirk isn't skin deep -- for some people, it's a sign of a much deeper issue.
  • YourHome

    Electric shock can occur from common items in your home

    Electric shock can occur from common items in your home

    According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, about 3,000 people go to emergency rooms each year suffering from electrical burns.
    According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, about 3,000 people go to emergency rooms each year suffering from electrical burns.
  • Jobs that pay $100 per hour

    Jobs that pay $100 per hour

    What do a tattoo artist, an interior designer and an underwater welder have in common?  A standard pay of $100 per hour.   "$100 an hour is pretty much shop standard," says Troy Coe, owner of Lambidi City
    What do a tattoo artist, an interior designer and a underwater welder have in common?  A standard pay of $100 per hour.
  • The deadliest snake in North America

    The deadliest snake in North America

    SOURCE: ThinkstockSOURCE: Thinkstock
    About 12 Americans die every year from venomous snake bites. But hundreds more are bitten and survive only because they receive life-saving antivenin in the nick of time.
    Flooding can bring snakes to the surface of your yard, but this one is especially dangerous! America Now Expert Jules Sylvester shows how you can spot it, and what to do if you get bitten.
  • Untouchable Pets: Giant African bullfrog

    Giant African bullfrog

    Native to Africa, this colossal creature has become a very popular pet around the world. Maybe you'd like one for your very own. But be careful, because its bite is a lot worse than its croak!
    Native to Africa, this colossal creature has become a very popular pet around the world. Maybe you'd like one for your very own. But be careful, because its bite is a lot worse than its croak!
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