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Disneyland and Walt Disney World Have Raised Their Admission Prices

You must be this rich to ride. Visiting the happiest place on earth is going to cost you more cash in 2020. Admission to the happiest place on earth might cost you a little more. https://t.co/63NyjyhjMu — USA TODAY (@USATODAY) February 11, 2020 Both Disneyland in Anaheim, California and Walt Disney...
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Pizza Sent Nearly 4,000 People to the ER in 2018

Be careful with that slice of pepperoni. Believe it or not, pizza-related injuries are on the rise and spiked by 50% in 2018, reported the New York Post. Pizza sent a record number of Americans to the ER in 2018 https://t.co/6rGbPzBmFp pic.twitter.com/4KEXOlSjos — New York Post (@nypost) February 7...
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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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It's National Pancake Day! How Flapjacks Have Evolved Over the Last 30,000 Years

We can all appreciate a plate of delicious, fluffy pancakes, especially on National Pancake Day, which is on Sept. 26. But this simple breakfast delight has a complicated history. The first clues that people ate flour mixed with water was around 30,000 years ago. National Geographic says remnants...
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Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison for College Scam

( AP ) — Actress Felicity Huffman sentenced to 14 days in prison for her role in a sweeping college admissions bribery scandal. The "Desperate Housewives" star was scheduled to appear in Boston's federal court Friday after pleading guilty to a single count of conspiracy and fraud in May. She's the...
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Wendy's Launches the Menu We've Always Wanted

Wendy’s wants to make you breakfast. For those that may not be aware, the fast-food chain currently only serves breakfast in approximately 300 of its 6000 locations. Wendy's will start serving breakfast across the United States next year. It's a big undertaking for the fast food company, which said...
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Florida Baby Born During Dorian Named After Hurricane

A Florida couple will always remember the power of Hurricane Dorian. Kay Lisa McCloud and Anthony Davis weren’t expecting their baby to arrive until September 14 th . But as Hurricane Dorian was making its way towards the east coast of Florida, McCloud went into labor. On Monday at 11:07 am, she...
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Woman Takes in 97 Dogs as Hurricane Dorian Bears Down in Bahamas

( KNX ) - A woman in the Bahamas has taken in 97 dogs as Hurricane Dorian unleashes wind and rain over the weekend. Chella Phillips shared photos on her Facebook page over the weekend, showing dogs everywhere in her home in Nassau. She said she was playing music and blowing AC in the house. CNN...
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'MythBusters' Star Jessi Combs Dead at 39

( 1010 WINS ) -- Race car driver and former TV personality on "MythBusters" Jessi Combs -- dubbed the "fastest woman on four wheels" -- was killed Tuesday after she crashed in the Alvord Desert in Oregon, according to local reports. She was 39. She assumed the aforementioned nickname after breaking...
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Cats Know Their Name and Ignore You Anyway: Study

If you ever thought your cat was being aloof because it didn’t know its own name when you called them then you are in for quite the shock. A new study has found that our feline friends can actually distinguish their names from other sounds, so your kitty may just be ignoring you when you call for...
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