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  • Never-Before-Seen Evidence Emerges in the Case Against Tonya Harding for the Nancy Kerrigan Attack

    Just seven weeks before the 1994 Olympic Games, figure skating frontrunner Nancy Kerrigan was brutally clubbed in the knee as she left her practice rink in Detroit. The shocking twist: the assailant was a man who had been hired by the ex-husband and bodyguard of another Olympic hopeful, Tonya Harding. The media couldn’t get enough of the scandal that had all the elements of a Lifetime TV movie: a beautiful figure-skating victim, a brutal attack, and a rival from the wrong side of the tracks.

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  • That Viral Video of a Man Punching a Kangaroo Actually Has a Sad Backstory

    Video of an Australian man boxing a kangaroo to save his dog went viral last week, but there is more to the story than meets the eye. Greig Tonkins and his pals were on a boar hunting trip with their friend Kailem Barwick, a 19-year-old who was diagnosed with terminal cancer, hoping to catch an elusive "tonner"—a wild boar that weighs more than 100 kilograms (around 220 pounds), the Daily Mail reported. This Guy Punched a Kangaroo In Face to Save a Dog During the trip, one of the dogs ran into a kangaroo while chasing a scent. Tonkins quickly ran to the dog's aide and intervened, first distracting the kangaroo and causing it to release the dog from a headlock. Thankfully the dog was wearing protective

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  • Inside Kirk Douglas' 100th Birthday Bash

    Kirk Douglas celebrated a milestone birthday in style. The actor turned 100 years old Friday and feted the occasion with members of his famous family and friends at the Beverly Hills Hotel in California. Douglas' son, Michael, and daughter-in-law Catherine Zeta-Jones, were at the glamorous affair with their children, Dylan Michael and Carys Zeta.

    Good Morning America
  • San Jose teacher booked on charges of felony sexual assault with minor

    A San Jose high school community is in shock this morning, over the arrest of one of their teachers. Police accuse her of luring a student into a sexual relationship.

    KGO – San Francisco
  • Stars Over 90, Then & Now (9 photos)

    Kirk Douglas turned 100 Friday. The iconic actor is one of the celebrities who's been navigating Hollywood for almost a century. That's a pretty incredible feat, and one worth celebrating — let's take a look at some the other stars who're still in the game at 90 and up.

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  • South Dakota State scores touchdown on fantastic trick play where they hide the runner with the ball

    South Dakota State took an early 7-0 lead on North Dakota State on Saturday with one of the more...

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  • Dear Abby: Ratty clothes on boy may be a ploy

    DEAR ABBY: You missed the mark in your answer to “Mother Doesn’t Know Best” (July 7), whose 8-year-old stepson arrives for visits in old, ill-fitting clothing, even though the father purchases new clothes for him on every visit. I live in Ohio, and the state considers housing, food, electricity, gas and running water as part of the makeup of child support. I know this firsthand. You also need to know if the mother is working and if she contributes to her son’s support. What about other expenses (toys, haircuts, uniforms, etc.)? Part of the problem may be that Stepmom and Dad live across the country and aren’t there to see what exactly goes on day to day. Yes, the little boy shouldn’t be showing

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  • Burned woman determined to testify against ex-boyfriend

    Judy Malinowski is too weak now, too ravaged by burns and infection and the toll of 51 surgeries, to make it to the Franklin County Courthouse. But the former Miss New Albany still wants a jury to see her horribly scarred face and bandaged body. She wants to respond to questions as best she can about what happened on Aug. 2, 2015, her mother said, in hopes that the answers send her ex-boyfriend to prison. “She's fighting,” Bonnie Bowes said of her 33-year-old daughter. “She may be holding on for this trial.” Prosecutors expect Malinowski to testify remotely this week — via Skype, from her room at Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center — against Michael W. Slager. Investigators say he and

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  • ‘Big Bang Theory’ Stars Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco Pay Tribute To Simon Helberg

    Simon Helberg is celebrating his 36th birthday today, and his co-stars have shared sweet messages for him on Instagram.

    International Business Times
  • Amber Rose and Val Chmerkovskiy Hold Hands in Los Angeles

    Amber Rose and Dancing with the Stars‘s latest champ were spotted holding hands as they walked to Delilah in Los Angeles on Friday night. Rose, 33, was all smiles in a black velvet romper and knee-high boots, while the younger Chmerkovskiy brother, 30, sported an all-black ensemble.

    People
  • Ask Amy: Ex-husband wants to issue STD warning

    DEAR AMY: My wife of more than 40 years and I had a mutual parting of ways five years ago. We harbor no searing animosity toward one another and we regularly talk in civil and polite tones. She thought I was going in the wrong direction, but I quickly made an effort to meet a new woman through online dating. I was successful in that venture. My ex joined many different clubs and organizations and eventually fell in with a man whose company she enjoys. Happy ending? I wish. I was happy for my ex, but women I met online told me that this guy continues to occupy a spot in the online dating scene, messaging women about his availability. It is not my business, but I’d also rather not have her contract

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  • Why Gaslighting Is Such a Secretly Sinister Form of Emotional Abuse

    Once in a while, it's normal to have a fleeting moment where you question your own sanity, like when you're severely sleep deprived or stressed out. But if a relationship leaves you constantly second-guessing your own instincts and feelings, you may be a victim of a sophisticated form of emotional ...

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  • ‘SNL': John Cena Shows Us How the World Looks Through Donald Trump’s Eyes

    On this week’s “Saturday Night Live,” guest host John Cena portrayed Donald Trump in a point of view sequence that was both haunting and trippy at the same time. The skit played out like something of an “SNL” version of a fever dream, a strange look at the daily life of Donald Trump during his apparent upcoming Presidency. Almost none of the actors in the skit spoke in complete sentences — a signature move for Trump himself — their words coming out as repetitive, incomplete thoughts.

    The Wrap
  • UPS delivery driver saves captive woman and toddler after spotting 'call 911' scrawled on parcel

    The driver was doing his rounds delivering and collecting parcels in the Robertsville area of Franklin County, Missouri, when a woman came to the door and handed him a package. When police officers descended on the property they arrested 33-year old James Jordan, the woman's husband, who was later charged with a range of offences.

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  • Look at South Dakota State score a playoff TD on this schoolyard trick play

    South Dakota State didn’t end up beating five-time defending national champion North Dakota State in the FCS Playoffs, but this trickeration gave the Jackrabbits an early lead. A 5’10 Brady Mengarelli sneaks in, setting SDSU up with a chance to shock the Bison for the second time this season, after a win in the regular season.

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  • Jennifer Lawrence Apologizes to Hawaiian People for 'Hunger Games' Filming Flap

    She was criticized for comments about using sacred rocks to relieve an itch.

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  • GOP introduces plan to massively cut Social Security

    On Thursday, Rep. Sam Johnson, a Republican from Texas and chair of the Social Security subcommittee, introduced legislation to significantly cut Social Security. For most workers, the bill would cut Social Security benefits substantially. As Michael Linden, associate director for tax and budget policy at Center for American Progress, pointed out on Twitter, a letter from Social Security’s Office of the Actuary calculated workers making around $50,000 would see checks shrink by between 11% and 35%.

    Yahoo Finance
  • The Obamas Couldn't Look More Glam in Final White House Holiday Card

    Happy holidays from the Obama family, to yours. President Barack, First Lady Michelle, and their daughters Malia, and Sasha Obama all look as stunning as ever on their 2016 Christmas card, sent out to a lucky few million around the United States. The photo was taken at the Obamas' first state dinner as a whole family--Sasha and Malia had yet to attend one of the black tie events--back in March of this year. If you didn't receive a card in the mail (don't worry, neither did we), never fear,

    InStyle
  • China slams Japan after jets targeted with 'decoy flares'

    China has slammed Tokyo for targeting its military aircraft with "decoy flares" over a waterway near Japan, calling the actions "dangerous and unprofessional". Two Japanese F-15s fired the projectiles as the Chinese planes passed through the Miyako Strait between Japan's Miyako and Okinawa Islands, the defence ministry said in a statement on its website Saturday. Contacted by AFP, neither the Japanese defence ministry nor the prime minister's office could confirm the incident.

    AFP
  • Sister Wives Star Mykelti Brown’s Plans for a Short Engagement Creates Tension Amongst the Family: ‘My Heart Sank’

    Mykelti Brown’s engagement is creating waves on this week’s Sister Wives. In an exclusive sneak peek at Sunday’s episode, Mykelti, 19, sits down with her fiancé Antonio Padron to discuss plans for the nuptials with her parents Kody and Christine Brown, plus Kody’s wives Janelle, Robyn and Meri.

    People