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Michigan’s Betsy DeVos Says We Might Need Guns In Schools, Because Bears

While her answer started out just fine, it somehow veered off and ended with her saying that maybe we need guns in schools to protect the nation's children from bears.

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No More “Greatest Show on Earth” in Grand Rapids

Very sad news hit hard around the country this past weekend. The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will end "The Greatest Show on Earth" in May, following a 146-year run.

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Polar Bears At San Francisco Zoo Get 10 Tons Of Fresh Snow
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Everything has fun in the Snow [Video]

I can't resist sharing this with you today. It's Saturday, and you need a "feel good" story. So, let me take you to the Oregon Zoo.

Animals playing in the snow just may be the only thing you need to watch today!

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Things Have Sure Changed in the Past 100 Years

 

Time flies when you're having fun. Actually, you don't have to be having fun, because time flies, period.

Change! Change is the only constant in ones life. And, with time flying so fast, and change right along with it, my, what change we have seen over the years. What was it like, say, 100 years ago?

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Free Hotel Rooms Offered Over the Holidays

I'm finding goodness in so many people and businesses this holiday. It seems, whatever that 'spirit' is, we get it, at least over the holidays. And, that goodness is spreading to people who have friends or family members hospitalized, in nursing homes or in treatment centers over the holidays.

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New Rules For Identification Documents At US Borders Goes Into Effect
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Here Are Some Things You Need to Do if You Want to Move to Canada

No matter who wins, if you decide you want to move to Canada, we've got you covered.

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Olivia de Havilland Turns 100! Are you Kidding me?

Movie screen legend, Olivia de Havilland, is alive and kicking, and, is 100 years of age. That is mind blowing.

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Michigan DNR Firefighters Battling Fires in Georgia, North Carolina and Virginia

Michigan Department of Natural Resources firefighters have been sent to help contain fires in Georgia, North Carolina and Virginia as drought conditions continue.

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Trouble Falling Asleep? Then You Need Napflix!

I'm not kidding here. There is a website that will help you to fall asleep. Say what?

I mean, if I'm on a website, aren't I stimulating my brain, and it will be difficult to turn it off? Not with Napflix.

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All of Your Facebook Posts Are NOT Becoming Public Tomorrow

Not only is Facebook NOT going to do this, even if they DID, your status after the fact wouldn't protect the stuff you've already posted.

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Dixie Anderson Receiving High Honor in New York

Congratulations to our own Dixie Anderson!  She will be in rare company when she accepts a distinguished award this month from the Foreign Policy Association.

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Courtesy of the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Tower's Foundation
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9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit in Grand Rapids This Week [Photos]

A traveling exhibit which recalls the events of Sept. 11, 2001 is stopping in Grand Rapids for three days.

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