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A satellite view of the southern half of Lake Michigan on Friday, a day before a record for ice coverage was set. (Photo: NASA)
A satellite view of the southern half of Lake Michigan on Friday, a day before a record for ice coverage was set. (Photo: NASA)
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Extreme Weather: Lake Michigan Sets All-time Ice Coverage Record; Grand River Has Flood Risk

Lake Michigan reached an all-time high level of ice coverage over the weekend while deep snow has many on alert for risk of flooding.

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President Obama Stops By ‘Between Two Ferns,’ Spars with Zach Galifianakis [Video]

Funny or Die's popular comedic interview series, 'Between Two Ferns,' has featured the likes of Justin Bieber, Steve Carell, Jennifer Lawrence and Tina Fey.

But this time around, it did us one better (much better). President Barack Obama, solidifying his position as the most hip, pop culture-savvy President of all time, stopped by 'Between Two Ferns' for a riveting back-and-forth between 'Hangover' star Zach Galifianakis and the interaction was anything but amicable.

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Weekend Box Office Report: ’300: Rise of an Empire’ Conquers All

After seven years of waiting, no one knew if a sequel to '300' would do the business of its predecessor. And now we have a definitive answer: yes. '300: Rise of an Empire' effortlessly took the number one spot at the box office, proving that America still loves shirtless Greeks murdering each other in slow motion.

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Michigan Paralympians at Sochi Winter Games

The Sochi Paralympic Winter Games are March 7 to 16 in Sochi, Russia.

Among the 80 athletes representing Team USA at the Sochi Winter Games are two Paralympians with Michigan ties.

Here is who to watch in Sochi.

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Touching Film Praises U.S. Paralympians’ Dedicated Mothers [Video]

If you're not in the Olympic spirit, this commercial will certainly get you there.

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Omar Bermejo is representing the U.S. in the Sochi Winter Paralympics in Russia. (Photo: Mark Nadell/MacBeth Graphics)
Omar Bermejo is representing the U.S. in the Sochi Winter Paralympics in Russia. (Photo: Mark Nadell/MacBeth Graphics)
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Grand Rapids’ Omar Bermejo Competes for U.S. in Sochi Paralympic Winter Games [Video]

Omar Bermejo believes.

He believes he can overcome. He believes in himself.

That steadfastness and determination has brought the 31-year-old former Marine to surmount an amputation of part of a severed arm suffered in a June 2009 motorcycle accident. It has the Grand Rapids resident at the pinnacle competing representing the U.S. in two disciplines at the Sochi Paralympic Winter Games in Russia.

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U2 performs at the Oscars in Hollywood, Calif., on Sunday night. (Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
U2 performs at the Oscars in Hollywood, Calif., on Sunday night. (Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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Matt Milhouse Tweets about the Oscars

Check out Matt Milhouse's 2014 Academy Awards thoughts from Sunday night and Monday via Twitter -- tweets and re-tweets.
Every time I hear "red carpet" I panic and grab the carpet cleaner. #DadProblems #Oscars

— Matt Milhouse 100.5 (@MattMilhouse) March 2, 2014

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(Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)
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Outfielder Already Has Play of the Season [Video]

Preseason baseball games don't mean anything, right? Well, tell that to A's outfielder Josh Reddick who clearly came into spring training ready to play.

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Iconic ‘Got Milk’ Slogan Scrapped for New ‘Milk Life’ Campaign [VIDEOS]

'Got Milk?' has gotten replaced.

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RIP Moviefone! It’s Been Fun [VIDEO]

Moviefone was made famous in the early '90s as a way for people to get movie showtimes over the phone, and was later cemented as a pop culture landmark as the focus of a classic 'Seinfeld' episode (wherein Kramer's phone number is one digit away from the Moviefone number, so he begins to adopt the role of Mr. Moviefone with hilarious results), but as of today, Moviefone is no more. Aol announced that it is shutting down the 777-FILM number and the Moviefone service, prompting many people to wonder aloud, Moviefone was still around?

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Winter Olympics: Russia and U.S. Finish Atop Medals Haul in Sochi

The Sochi Winter Olympics came to a close on Sunday, with host Russia finished just ahead of the United States in the medal standings othe U.S. men's hockey team finishing off the podium with a disappointing 5-0 loss to Finland in the bronze medal game.

Here's a recap of the final weekend of the Sochi Games.

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Woman Confesses to a Murder on TV [VIDEO]

Something truly bizarre occurred during a live news report in Knoxville, Tennessee the other day.

While reporting on a stabbing at a housing complex and with cameras rolling, the suspect suddenly showed up and confessed to stabbing her mother three times. While the reporter called 911, the woman explained that she was under her mother's satanic spells.

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