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Gerald R. Ford International Airport, WZZM-13
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Flights Canceled in Grand Rapids and Chicago After Radar Facility Fire

 

WZZM-13 reports that multiple flights in and out of Gerald R. Ford International Airport have been canceled due to the fire at a Chicago airport related facility.

In addition, flights have been grounded at Chicago's busy O'Hare and Midway airports.

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President Obama Addresses The Nation To Outline Strategy On ISIS
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President Barack Obama Announces Strategy to ‘Degrade and Destroy’ the Islamic State

Tonight President Obama took to the national airwaves for a rare prime-time address to describe what America's response would be to the Islamic State (aka ISIL or ISIS), the terrorist group that has taken over parts of Syria and Iraq, and also beheaded two American journalists.

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Friday Morning Fun With Wing Suit Skydivers [Video]

Happy Friday! Here is a little bit of fun to begin the weekend with. These two dare-devil, wing-suite skydivers are crazy.

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Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
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Trapped Man on Subway Train is Freed by Fellow Passengers [Video]

Morning commutes are stressful with people rushing to make it to to work, so it's not too often you see folks actually taking the time to help one another. This is one of those times.

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Gift’s From Your Bank? This Canadian Bank Does It [Video]

A lot of banks say they appreciate your business, but how many of them actually show it? TD Canada does.

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BREAKING: Malaysian Airplane Crashes In Ukraine With 295 People Aboard

UPDATE 1:40 PM EST: Reuters reports 23 U.S. citizens are among the 300+ people killed after a Malaysia Airlines flight was reportedly shot down in Ukraine near the Russian border.

UPDATE 12:40 EST: Reuters is reporting that Ukrainian officials claim the plane was shot down by pro-Russian rebels:
The Boeing 777 came down near the city of Donetsk, stronghold of pro-Russian rebels, interior ministry official Anton Gerashchenko said on Facebook, adding it was “shot down with a Buk anti-aircraft system by terrorists” – the term the Kiev government uses for militants seeking to unite eastern Ukraine with Russia.
It's important to note that there has been no further confirmation on this, and Russian officials have denied any involvement or knowledge.

A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 with 295 people aboard was reportedly hit by a missile and crashed Thursday in Ukraine near the Russian border.

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Germany v Argentina: 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final
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2014 FIFA World Cup Final: Germany Beats Argentina 1-0

Mario Götze scored the game-winning goal in extra time, and Germany beat Argentina, 1-0, to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup final at the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday afternoon.

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Belgium v USA: Round of 16 - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
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2014 World Cup: Belgium Eliminates U.S. 2-1

Belgium scored twice in extra time and eliminated the United States 2-1 in the first round of knockout play at the 2014 FIFA World Cup at Salvador, Brazil, on Tuesday.

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Canadian National Anthem is Really Cool, Especially When Beer is Involved [Video]

Today is the anniversary of the Canadian National Anthem.  It was 1980 that "Oh Canada" was officially declared Canada's National Anthem.

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2014 FIFA World Cup: U.S. Loses 1-0 to Germany, But Still Advances

Germany defeated the United States, 1-0, in Thursday’s highly-anticipated World Cup match in a rain-soaked Recife, Brazil.

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Does a British Anti-Speeding Commercial go too far? [Video]

Yikes! This is one horrifying, powerful Public Service commercial.

As you'll see, they do things differently in Europe, and here,the British government wanted to draw a lot of attention to the dangers of speeding by releasing a public service announcement

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2014 FIFA World Cup: U.S. 2, Portugal 2

Silvestre Varela scored on the last kick of the ball in the 95th minute, and Portugal tied the United States, 2-2, in the teams' second match of 2014 FIFA World Cup play at Manaus, Brazil on Sunday.

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