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on November 30, 2015

R.I.P. Shallow Hal Actor Joshua Shintani Dies At 32

Joshua Shintani, the Shallow Hal actor who played his ukelele alongside Jack Black and Gwyneth Paltrow, passed away on Wednesday. He was 32.

After his role in the popular Farrelly Brothers movie, Shintani became a celebrity in his home state of Hawaii.

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The actor starred in a memorable scene in the 2001 film Shallow Hal, where he played “Never Forget Where I’m From” on the ukulele. Continue reading

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on November 30, 2015

Target.com Crashes On Huge Cyber Monday Shopping Day

Cyber Monday is supposed to lessen the hassle of standing in long lines, like shoppers do on Black Friday, but for Target.com shoppers, the nightmare has only begun.

If you’re rushing to Target.com to grab one of those great deals, cool your heals, because you’ll likely get a message that the website is down due to “high traffic.”

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Target.com says, “So sorry, but high traffic’s causing delays. If you wouldn’t mind holding, we’ll refresh automatically & get things going ASAP.” Continue reading

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on November 29, 2015

Burglar In Chimney Cooked Alive After Homeowner Lights Fireplace

A burglar in Fresno California is dead after becoming lodged in a chimney Saturday when the homeowner lit the fireplace.

The crook climbed in the chimney Friday night burglarize the home but became stuck. The man was discovered cooked alive after the homeowner came home and lit the fireplace.

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The homeowner heard the burglar scream from inside the chimney and worked to put the fire out Continue reading

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on November 27, 2015

Heckling Jahlil Okafor Victim Says NBA Star Really Lashed Out Over THIS

The man who was assaulted by Jahlil Okafor says the NBA star is not telling the truth about being heckled. The unnamed victim claims Okafor only got violent after he was rejected by two women on a street in Boston.

Boston officials who are “actively investigating the incident” say the male victim filed a police report Friday morning, indicating Okafor brutally hit him in the face, causing a laceration above his eye that required stitches.

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The victim also says Okafor’s allegations that he was swarmed by hecklers outside of Storyville nightclub is pure garbage. Continue reading

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on November 27, 2015

Active Shooter Colorado Planned Parenthood Injuries Reported

A gunman is on the loose after police say an active shooter was reported near a Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs police officers are responding to the scene and scanner traffic indicated at least one patient was down at an adjacent building. At least four are reported injured.

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One officer said on his radio that the gunman shot out the back window of his cruiser as the officer tried to “get a look at him.” Continue reading

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on November 27, 2015

Jerry Jones: Tony Romo Out For Season

Dallas Cowboys‘ owner, Jerry Jones says his star QB, Tony Romo is out for the remainder of the season.

Romo suffered a hairline fracture in his left clavicle during Thursday’s 33-14 loss to the Panthers, in what many are calling a way too early return to the field. In week two Romo was sidelined 8 weeks with a fractured left clavicle.

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It was reported Thursday night that the Cowboys did believe Romo would be done for the season. Continue reading

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on November 25, 2015

Kathy Lee Gifford: Frank Gifford Brain Donated To Aid Concussion Study

Legendary athlete and sportscaster, Frank Gifford‘s brain has been donated to a study that focuses on CTE, a brain disorder thought to be as a result of multiple concussions.

Kathy Lee Gifford says her late Hall of Fame husband suffered from a traumatic brain injury most likely caused during his NFL career. Gifford died in August at the age of 84.

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Gifford family says he was diagnosed with CTE (a progressive degenerative brain disease) before he passed.  Continue reading

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on November 25, 2015
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on November 24, 2015

MATT DRUDGE: America Has Been Arming ISIS

Matt Drudge from the popular news aggregator, Drudge Report, tweeted the potentially shocking revelation that America is arming ISIS.

The tweet is believed to be a preview to an upcoming blockbuster story that claims the US has in fact been funding arms for the terror network.

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MATT DRUDGE ‏@DRUDGE:
A shocking truth is unfolding: America has been arming ISIS… Continue reading

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on November 24, 2015