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2014 Emmys: Weird Al Yankovic Provides Lyrics For Your Favorite TV Themes

The 2014 Emmy Awards skewed a little hipper this year, with host Seth Meyers and his army of comedically inclined friends providing more laughs than your average stodgy awards show. However, the ceremony went full internet-friendly when Weird Al Yankovic, hot off the first number one album of his lengthy career, took to the stage to provide your favorite TV shows with the one thing they so desperately need: lyrics.

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2014 Emmy Winners: ‘Breaking Bad’ Wins Big Over ‘True Detective’

The 2014 Emmy winners were announced during Monday's awards ceremony, broadcast on NBC and hosted by 'SNL' vet and 'Late Night' show host Seth Meyers. While there are always a fair share of shockers -- like how last year saw 'The Newsroom' star Jeff Daniels beating out Bryan Cranston for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama -- everyone had their eyes on 'Breaking Bad,' given it finished its final season late last year, HBO's breakout hit 'True Detective,' Netflix's 'Orange Is the New Black' and FX's buzzed-about 'Fargo' series.

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Big Decline in Monarch Butterflies in West Michigan

Several factors have led to a sharp decline in the number of monarch butterflies migrating to West Michigan.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Reigns Supreme

You can tell the summer movie season is coming to an end because the weekend box office has stopped being exciting and has starting becoming sad and weird. The past two weeks have seen several major movies bomb, but nothing could have prepared us for 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For.'

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Grand Rapids Finalist To Host State Games Of America In 2017

Earlier this year, we told you about Grand Rapids' bid to host the State Games Of America in 2017.  The West Michigan Sports Commission, Experience Grand Rapids, and the Meijer State Games of Michigan submitted a bid to host the State Games of Americ

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Photo Illustration: US Geological Survey, usgs.gov
Photo Illustration: US Geological Survey, usgs.gov
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Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake Shakes North Bay Area and Napa Valley California

Residents of the San Francisco Bay Area and Napa Valley were shaken awake by a 6.0 magnitude earthquake on Sunday morning.  The earthquake hit around 3:30am local time and was centered just south of Napa, California

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Gazelle Girl Raises $40,000 For Local Charities

100.5 The River and Townsquare Media Grand Rapids are proud to have partnered with the Gazelle Girl Half-Marathon in their inaugural year.

Earlier this year, approximately 2,700 women ran in the Gazelle Girl Half Marathon and 5K.  The event

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RECALL: Chicken Caesar Salad Kits

You may want to check the fridge or cupboards if you have any "salad kits" at home.

APPA Fine Foods and Sam's Club are recalling their "Chicken Caesar Salad Kits" sold because of concerns about possible Listeria contamination

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Taking Kids To College? Read About Davenport University’s Employment Guarantee

100.5 The River has enjoyed a long-standing relationship with Davenport University, from partnerships on events to yearly broadcasts at their "Excellence In Business" awards, we are proud to work hand-in-hand with Davenport.

And since you're taking kids to college, figuring o

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New Movies This Week: ‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For,’ ‘If I Stay’ and ‘When the Game Stands Tall’ [Video]

Three new movies hit theaters this coming weekend—a comic book sequel (yes, another one), a teen tearjerker and an inspiring high-school football tale.

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UPDATE: I-94 Back Open In Calhoun County

UPDATE:

Good news if you're traveling south toward Kalamazoo, Ann Arbor or Detroit. I-94 is back open as of 12:30pm. Safe traveling!

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Heads up if you're heading anywhere near I-94

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The Rapid’s New Silver Line Promises More Efficient Commute [Infographic/Video]

Monday marks the debut of The Rapid's new $39 million Silver Line, which is described as the area's first Bus Rapid Transit (BRT).

The bottom line is this: You'll be able to get from 60th Street to Michigan Street NE and the Medical Mile in less than a half hour. That is 40 percent faster than you can get there using current bus routes with The Rapid.

And like everything else in Grand Rapids -- Beer City USA, there's a brew to celebrate the occasion!

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