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Sweet Little Baby Wakes up to Bruno Mars [VIDEO]

Waking up can be hard to do.  Just ask me!  But, no one wakes up happier that this little baby.

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Rubik’s Cube is Solved in Three Seconds…..by a Computer! [VIDEO]

I'm admitting right now, I do not have the brain to solve Rubik's Cube.  However, I'm still working on it.  Trouble is, I started in 1975. So sad.  May I have a little more time, please?

Two British inventors have used their spare time to create a robot that can solve a Rubik's cube in only three seconds.  That's right, 3 seconds!

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5 Post-St. Patrick’s Day Hangover Remedies to Help you get Through Today

St. Patrick’s Day has come and gone, and while you probably got your pub crawl on, you don’t have a plan for this morning, better know as 'the morning after'. Oh, my, today could be a painful, tough day.

Your head may be pounding and your eyes can’t seem to handle this “light” thing, you may be tempted to follow some bad advice. First off: step away from the bloody Mary. The hair of the dog may go down easy, but it won’t cure your hangover. Instead, try my remedies, some familiar and some you might want to try for the first time:

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Heroic 15-Year-Old Rescues Abducted Girl

What a heart-warming story.  I don't know if you caught this on the news awhile back or not, but I thought it was a good idea to discuss it again, of how getting involved can pay off.

15-year-old Temar Boggs from Gable Park Woods, PA, was hailed as a hero after chasing down the car in which a five-year-old kidnapped girl was being held in. The attempted kidnap took place outside an apartment block on Thursday in Lancaster Township. When news broke, community members took to the streets to try to find the missing child.

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Parody Commercial About Going to College Tells the Real Truth [VIDEO]

This is a fantastic parody commercial.  As parents, we want our kids to go to college, right?

Maybe not after watching this.  Too much fun.

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Fun Trivia with Friday 5 The Hard Way

It's Friday, and that means lots of trivia on Andy in the Morning with Friday 5 the Hard Way.

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LaughFest Tries for Another World Record

The nation’s first ever community-wide festival of laughter, Gilda’s LaughFest, announced plans to kick off this year’s festival by inviting the community to help set another Guinness World Record on Thursday, March 6, for the most people wearing sunglasses in the dark.

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Five Tough Trivia Question in Friday 5 the Hard Way

It's Friday, and that means lots of trivia on Friday 5 the Hard Way.  Get all the questions correct, win all the prizes!

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Grand Rapids Named Top 10 City for Affordable Health Care

Here is more good news for us in the greater Grand Rapids area.

Grand Rapids has been named a Top 10 City for Affordable Health Care, 2014 by Livability.

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A Music Video Celebrates Snow Days! [VIDEO]

Yesterday, I had a video for you about creative ways to announce school is closed due to snow.  Boy, have we had a lot of those days.

Well, today, here's a North Carolina family that made a music video about something many families in America have been dealing with this winter -- snow days.

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Whitecaps Tickets on Sale Saturday at Fifth Third Ballpark Open House

Play ball!

Baseball is just around the corner; really. Spring training and the regular season bring us eternal hope that the snow will be gone and it will be warm!

For the West Michigan Whitecaps, their season will open soon enough, and, yes, at Fifth Third Ballpark in Comstock Park. Construction continues and crews work to restore the first base side of the ballpark from the disastrous fire earlier this year. 

However, Fifth Third Ballpark will be open Saturday, Feb. 15, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for an open house to celebrate the start of individual game ticket sales for the 2014 season.

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What Do You Do When You’re Tired of Shoveling Snow? Pray! [Video]

This is the sweetest thing. 

This little 4-year old boy is pretty tired of shoveling snow.  Hey, it's hard, OK.

So, what does he do?

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