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    Everything Coming and Going on Netflix in February

    You will find Dory on Netflix in February, along with Magic Mike, The Nightmare Before Christmas and Michael Bolton’s Big, Sexy Valentine’s Day Special (A Netflix original). It’s also your last chance to catch up on Clerks, Trainspotting, and Clueless among others leaving the service soon. Here’s the full list of everything coming and going. ARRIVING Feb.1 Ashley Madison: Sex, Lies, and Cyber Attacks (2016) Babe (1995) Babe: Pig in the City (1998) Balto (1995) Balto 2: Wolf Quest (2001) […]

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    Fitness Blogger Lifts the Lid on ‘Before and After’ Photos

    It’s not far-fetched for fans of fitness blogger Sara Puhto, who has amassed more than 66,000 followers on Instagram, to think this image is a before-and-after montage. After all, she’s done her fair share of such “transformation” photos. But in the recent post, she files a disclaimer at the top—”This is not a transformation photo”—and goes on to explain that a little lighting and posing is really all that differentiates two photos that were “taken a few seconds apart while […]

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    Pastor, Wife Who Lost 2 Sons in Car Crash Say They’re Expecting Twins

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A Charlotte couple who lost both of their children in a crash in Pender County, North Carolina, in 2015, revealed Sunday that they are expecting twins. Hadley and Gentry Eddings made the announcement on the Prayers for the Eddings Family Facebook page. Gentry, who is a pastor at Forest Hill Church, and his wife Hadley, who teaches 4-year-olds at the church, expressed their gratitude to the community that supported them since the Memorial Day weekend accident. “Y’all […]

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    Washington Marijuana Advocates Handed Out Thousands of Joints for Inauguration

    Throughout the day of President Trump’s inauguration on Friday, activists hit the streets of Washington, D.C, marching and demonstrating—some breaking the law—for a variety of causes, including LGBT rights, drawing attention to climate change, and immigration law reform. Among them were a group of marijuana advocates who, in broad daylight in Dupont Circle—the tony neighborhood northwest of the White House—handed out 8,000 free joints to the public. The mass distribution was totally legal, as the city’s initiative 71 became effective […]

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    Congresswoman Gwendolyn Moore Sees Unity, Not Division, at Women’s March

    By Megan Carpentier in Washington, D.C. For Congresswoman Gwendolyn Moore, there’s one moment from Saturday’s rally portion of the Women’s March on Washington that will stand out to her: it was when she was staring at the massive crowd, just after ceding the stage to the Reverend Jesse Jackson and activist and scholar Angela Davis. “Every time I’m discouraged, I’ll remember that moment on stage, that sea of humanity,” she said. Moore, a Wisconsin Democrat who’s represented the state’s 4th […]

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    Trump Supporters Brave Protests for a Glimpse of Their New President

    By Megan Carpentier Amy LeFrance and her friends were having a grand old time on Friday morning while securing their spots for the inaugural parade. Inspired by a phalanx of left-leaning protesters shouting “Hey hey! Ho ho! Donald Trump has got to go!” on the corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and 13th Street, they began shouting a pro-Trump variation that pleased fans who’d lined up for prime parade spots to see the new president. “Hey hey!” she shouted with her pals […]

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    ‘Charity Isn’t Political’: Washington Restaurants Giving Away Inauguration Weekend Profits

    By Ese Olumhense in Washington, D.C. With its sultry uptempo soul music, high shadows cast by low lamps, and velvet couches, Tryst, a trendy cafe and bar in Washington, D.C.’s Adams Morgan neighborhood, is magnetic. A large crowd, even on weeknights, can be found there, as smiling servers weave through the pack, flitting from table to table. Almost every seat at the bar was full on Friday night. It’s hard to imagine the hotspot any busier, but Saturday, the night […]

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    ‘Miracle’ Baby Expected to Live Just Hours is Now 2 Weeks Old

    BETTENDORF, Iowa — Little Fiona Grace wasn’t supposed to live for more than an hour or two after being born with serious organ defects, but the feisty little Quad Cities girl is now two weeks old. “She’s just like a normal baby. She eats and cries and gets changed,” mother Autumn Dunn told WQAD. Weighing in at 6 pounds 4 ounces, Fiona’s been a fighter since birth. “We went from thinking we were going to have to plan her funeral to, we get […]

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    Protest Movements Surge Ahead of Trump’s Inauguration

    By Jana Kasperkevic in Washington, D.C. Two weeks before Donald Trump’s inauguration, Moumita Ahmed packed her bags and moved from New York to Washington, D.C. to house hunt. The property she’s seeking will serve as a base for activists throughout Trump’s presidency, where organizers will meet, hold trainings, and possibly stay overnight while in town. The Resistance House, as it will be called, is being established just as thousands of Americans are making their way into Washington—both to celebrate Trump […]

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    Dog Found Brutally Disfigured with Nose, Ears Ripped Off

    DETROIT — The Michigan Humane Society is offering a $2,500 reward after a brown and tan Rottweiler was found with its ears and nose cut off in southwest Detroit on Tuesday. The dog was found after the humane society was contacted by someone who saw that it was injured. The dog also had injuries wounds on its tail and back legs, according to Fox 2 Detroit. The Rottweiler was taken to an animal care center in Detroit to be treated for […]

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    Take a Look Inside Most Expensive Home in US; $250M Mansion Includes Helicopter

    LOS ANGELES — With a price tag of $250 million, a newly listed mega-mansion in the Los Angeles area is now the most expensive home for sale in the U.S., according to multiple reports. The sprawling mansion in Bel-Air is four levels and 38,000 square feet of interiors. It features 12 bedrooms, 21 bathrooms, three kitchens, bowling alley, movie theater, candy room and an infinity pool complete with swim-up bar, the Los Angeles Times reported. Additionally, the lavish property includes […]

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    Disturbing Video Shows Attorney Apparently Trying to Hypnotize Clients for Sexual Pleasure

    SHEFFIELD, Ohio — A disturbing video released on Tuesday shows an Ohio lawyer attempting to hypnotize a female client for his own sexual pleasure, according to WJW. Police set up a sting in November 2014 after a woman claimed Michael Fine, a former divorce attorney, used hypnosis in an attempt to take advantage of her sexually. The victim returned to Fine’s office with a hidden camera to help police with their investigation. “Let’s take a deep breath … one more time.  Ok, […]