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Morning Express with Robin Meade

A fast, personal, and smart blend of all the news you want in the morning. We call it "News in the Fast Lane." So buckle up.

Newly separated conjoined twin Emmett Ezell! Emmett, shown here, and his brother Owen were joined at the liver and intestine. They were born July 15 and were separated last week. They have at least two or three surgeries ahead of them, but they are doing well!

Conjoined twin boys separated in Texas

Doctors in Texas successfully separated a pair of conjoined twins making their mom tearfully happy.

The boys, Emmett and Owen were born last month, joined together from their chest to their belly button.

Sgt. Eric Parker proposes to girlfriend Kaetlyn Miller on his return from a 11 month deployment to Cuba

Will she marry him? All signs point to yes

Kaetlyn Miller welcomed home her soldier with open arms. But he had a present she never saw coming! 

Sgt. Eric Parker had fellow soldiers deliver three signs to his girlfriend. They read: “Will,” “You” & “Marry.” Parker carried the 4th sign, and we bet you can guess what it said.

Auditions being held for Kansas City haunted house

Haunted house holds job... scare. Mwah hahahaha!

Folks in Kansas City, Missouri already have Halloween on the brain.

A haunted house called "The Beast" is holding auditions for zombies, vampires, psycho-killers, and any other kind of monster.

Zumanjaro: Drop of Doom will drop riders 8 stories, up to 90 miles per hour

Record-breaking drop ride planned for 2014

Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey is planning to build a new roller coaster promising a record-breaking drop.

USA Today says "Zumanjaro: Drop of Doom" will drop people the length of an 8-story building at 90 miles per hour.

The cost of NFL concussions? $765 million

The cost of NFL concussions? $765 million

What's the true cost of concussions in the NFL? The league agrees to shell out more than three quarters of a billion dollars to settle a lawsuit with thousands of former players. Carlos Diaz reports.

See also: Why my son will never play football

The first color photograph taken on the surface of the planet Mars, by the Viking 1 probe.

Are we really Martians?

Did  life  begin  on  Mars,  and  then  pack  up  and  move  to  Earth?

Chemist  Steven  Benner  says  it’s  possible.  He  spoke  at  a  conference  about  his  theory  that  life  began  on  Mars.

Demonstrators march in protest during a rally against a possible US and allies attack on Syria in response to possible use of chemical weapons by the Assad government, in Lafayette Park in front of the White House in Washington, DC on August 29, 2013.

Morning read: Friday, August 30

File photo:  Travelers sit in traffic on Interstate 90 as they hit the road for the start of the Labor Day weekend September 3, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois.

Wanna get away? Labor Day travel hits the road

Are you packing up your bags for the long holiday weekend?

According to AAA, 34 million Americans are traveling for Labor Day, the most since 2008.

File photo: Musician Ted Nugent and wife Shemane Nugent attend the 2009 CMT Music Awards

Ted Nugent's wife arrested with gun in airport

The wife of rocker and gun rights advocate, Ted Nugent is accused of bringing a gun into an airport.

Shemane Ann Nugent was arrested at Dallas-Ft. Worth Airport yesterday.

Johnson & Johnson released a statement on Thursday, August 29, 2013, explaining that beginning in October consumers will start to see a message on Extra Strength bottles' new caps.  The new text reads: "Contains acetaminophen. Always read the label." Johnson & Johnson says it hopes to reduce number of accidental acetaminophen overdoses.

New warning for Tylenol bottle

The  makers  of  "Extra  Strength  Tylenol"  are  putting  a  new  warning  on  the  bottle.

It  will  say  "contains  acetaminophen,  always  read  the  label"  in  bright  red  letters  on  the  cap.