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Starbucks Will “Stop It” with the Bugs

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a blog about Starbucks and the crushed bugs being used as a red dye in some it's drinks, and got quite a reaction.  It certainly did around the country.

Starbucks had said they weren't doing anything that others weren't doing as well, but would consider a change.

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Newborn Found Alive In Morgue, 12 Hours After Being Declared Dead

Can you even imagine mourning the death of your newborn baby and 12 hours later visiting the morgue one last time with your husband to say goodbye; only to discover that there was a mistake, and your baby was very much alive!

That's what happened to a couple in Argentina after the hospital staff had declared the baby dead.  The mother, Analia Bouguet, tells a tel

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Meet A 4-Year Old MENSA Member

What were you doing when you were 4?

I think I was battling the forces of evil in our neighborhood cowboy and guns battles.  I could fire a cap-gun pretty darn fast, if I do say so myself.  Or, maybe I was pretending to be Superman or Batman and "saving the world."

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Grandson Returns From The Navy And “Photobombs” His Grandma On Her Birthday [video]

When I first saw this story my first thought was, "What does photobomb mean?"  Photobombing is when someone is taking a photo with other people and another person jumps into the picture unexpectedly!

That's what happened to this grandmother, when she was photobombed by her grandson

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Mega Millions Jackpot Soars To $640 Million Dollars! What Would You Do With The Money?

I posed that question this morning on the air!  What would you do if you were the sole winner of the $640 million Mega Millions jackpot?  One woman said she had 5 adopted children and would give to local adoption agencies with the instructions to give the money to people who have adopted children to help with even more expenses

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Pregnant And I Know It Grand Rapids Mom Video Goes Viral! [video]

LMFAO did the original song "Sexy and I Know It" but there's one Grand Rapids mom who has taken sexy to a whole other level.    Tommee Profitt, filmed the video and Angela stars in, "Pregnant And I Know It."  Ang

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Japan Invents Speech Jamming Device That Stops You In…..Mid Sentence

How many times have you watched a science fiction television show and wondered, what if?  This is one of those stories but it's not science fiction, it is actual fact.

Japan has invented something that is being described as a speech jamming device!  Talk about mind control

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Photo by Graeme Robertson/Getty Images
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Doctors Say Biggest Baby Ever Seen In 20,000 Births!

That headline reads like something you might see on the front page of The Globe or The National Enquirer doesn't it?  Ginormous baby enters the world, born to an alien mother.  But this is the real deal.  Cynthia Sigler

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Pregnancy To Birth In 95 Seconds! If It Were Only That Fast!

How would you like to conceive and deliver in 95 seconds!  If we could do that we could breed even faster than the proverbial rabbit.   That's not quite what this story is about but one parentgot creative with his video camera a videotaped his partner's pregnant belly growing, and growing and growing

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Kony Video is Powerful and Impactful

It's all over the internet.  It's all over TV.  It's on your Facebook page.

 

A video gaining international attention is using the power of the Internet to stop Joseph Kony, the head of a small but infamous militia that has terrorized northern Uganda with killings, kidnappings, mutilations and torture.

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Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images
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Parents Of Slain Ohio Student Forgive Suspected Shooter TJ Lane

Each time I see a headline like this I wonder how can a family forgive someone who has taken your child from you.

The parents of Ohio shooting victim Demetrius Hewlin said they forgive the suspected gunman for shooting their son.  The family, shared that Demetrius was often late for school, at Chardon High School, but on that fateful day he just wasn't late enough.

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Costa Allegra Cruise Ship Suffers Disaster Near Africa

In the Arabian Sea, the Italian coast guard is reporting that the Costa Allegra, an Italian cruise ship, is adrift near the Seychelles islands after a fire broke out and caused the motors to stop working. They say the passengers are safe, but the ship cannot travel anywhere.

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