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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.

Are cell phone cases replacing bags as the new "it" fashion item?

Style Pop: OMG that cell phone case is so cute!

Maybe you’ve heard that the fashion industry is upset about how there’s no “It” bag right now.

Perhaps the whole idea of a purse has been eclipsed by the iPhone case! After all, it’s an accessory you hold or keep by you all day long, and used by both men and women. Even high-end fashion houses are getting rather playful!

Save on school supplies

$600 average cost for back to school?

HLN money expert Jennifer Westhoven can save you some of the $600 an average family might spend getting a kid ready to go back to school.

Try these 4 tips:

'Bimbo' bread recall

Bread recalled due to glass fragments

Check your pantry (or where ever you keep your bread) for loaves of Sara Lee, Great Value, Kroger, Bimbo, Nature's Harvest and L'Oven Fresh bread.

Some of them are being pulled off store shelves after 3 people reported finding glass on the outside of their bread.

Free tuna or cash for some StarKist buyers

Free tuna or cash for some StarKist buyers

If you had a choice between cash and free tuna, which would you take?

HLN's Jennifer Westhoven reports people who bought certain kinds of StarKist will get that choice as part of a class-action lawsuit settlement.

Sites let you search for hacked Ashley Madison users

Sites let you search for hacked Ashley Madison users

Now you can find out if your friends, your partner used the Ashley Madison site to cheat.

Sites are popping up (and getting knocked down just as quickly by Ashley Madison’s lawyers) that let you search through the hacked data.

Hackers dumped personal details of Ashley Madison users

Cheaters' website data dump

The people who turned to the Ashley Madison website to cheat on their significant other... may be seeing the other shoe drop this morning.

Their personal info, including full names and credit card numbers, may be posted online now.

IRS hack much bigger than reported -- HLN's Jennifer Westhoven reports

IRS hack: Up to 334,000 taxpayer accounts accessed

A hack on the Internal Revenue Service may have been three times bigger than the tax agency originally reported.

HLN money expert Jennifer Westhoven reports on the breach and how to find out if you have been impacted.

Some states offer tax free weekends for certain items ahead of back to school

Where you can shop for back-to-school tax free

The Federation of Tax Administrators keeps an up to date list of states that offer back-to-school tax free shopping weekends, and what items are included by each participating state:

2015 Sales Tax Holidays

If your kids are heading back to school this week, we want to show off their first day of school picture! Tweet pics to @RobinMeade with the hashtag #BackToSchool or share them on our Facebook page. You might see your family photo featured on Morning Express with Robin Meade!

File photo: Airlines investigated for possible ticket price fixing

Alleged airline price fixing?

Do airlines work together to keep your seat prices artificially high?

The Justice Department has launched an investigation into claims that the four major U.S. airlines are coordinating to limit how many seats are available on flights.

The 'science' behind a great family vacation

The 'science' behind a great family vacation

With so much focus on getting kids into ‘STEM’ (science tech engineering & math), how about hitting a city with a great science museum during your Summer travels this year?

HLN's Jennifer Westhoven takes a look at three cities with three top notch institutions that kids (and parents) will love: