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Winter Will Be Powerful, But Delayed, Says AccuWeather

(1020 KDKA) - Accuweather's just released long range forecast predicts the worst of winter will be late in coming, but when it gets here, look out. Long range forecaster Paul Pastelok says November temperatures should be slightly above normal, close to normal in December , with below average...
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Drink Michael Jordan's New Luxury Tequila for a Cool $1,600

Michael Jordan is giving fans a different kind of shot. The Charlotte Hornets owner has jumped into the liquor business by launching an ultra-premium tequila alongside fellow NBA team owners Jeanie Buss of the Los Angeles Lakers, Wes Edens of the Milwaukee Bucks, and Wyc Grousbeck and wife Emilia...
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Marriage Rates Are Going Down Because of Broke Men: Study

Women looking for suitable male partners are having more problems than just a bunch of swipes left. Turns out, there aren’t enough rich men to go around. According to a study in the Journal of Family and Marriage , the lowering of marriage rates in the US is due to a lack of “economically...
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Flight Attendant Removed From Plane After Slurring Speech, Passing Out

( 1010 WINS/AP ) -- A flight attendant on a United Express flight has been charged with public intoxication, after passengers snapped photos and shot video of the woman passed out. Passengers also said Julianne March, 49, of Waukesha, Wisconsin -- who was the sole flight attendant on the Chicago to...
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Angry Mom Says 'Childless' Millennials Should Be Banned from Disney World

( WYCD ) - After spending a day trying to keep her 3-year-old entertained while waiting in ridiculously long lines, one mother has come up with an idea to combat overcrowding at Disney World: Ban "childless" couples. In a rant posted on Facebook, the unnamed woman says she's sick of seeing "...
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Should Halloween Date Be Moved?

( WBBM NEWSRADIO ) -- There's a push to make Halloween a "safer, longer, stress-free celebration." A Change.org petition to change the date of Halloween is continuing to grow, nearing its goal of 75,000 signatures. The Halloween & Costume Association started the national petition last year on...
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Buy Obama’s High School Basketball Jersey for a Cool $100,000

( WBBM ) – A high school basketball jersey worn by President Barack Obama in the late-1970s is expected to draw a winning bid of at least $100,000 next month, auctioneers say. The game-worn jersey will be auctioned off Aug. 17 by Heritage Auctions. It is displaying the piece of sports memorabilia...
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Target Launches Halloween Costumes for Kids with Disabilities

( WBBM ) -- We have seen pictures out there of some hero parents who go out of their way to create Halloween costumes for their children with disabilities; but now a big-name store is making things easier and launching a selection of Halloween costumes adapted for kids with disabilities. Target's...
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This Is Why You Should Never Park in Front of a Fire Hydrant

If you park in front of a fire hydrant, you're going to have a bad day. Photos of the latest example of the worst-possible scenario that can come from parking your car illegally was shared by the Anaheim Fire & Rescue Twitter account, Tuesday. The tweet showed photos of a car with its back...
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