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David Bowie In Concert
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David Bowie’s 5 Most Iconic Michigan Moments

As the world remembers David Bowie, here is a look back at his 5 most memorable Michigan moments.

Powerball Jackpot Surges To Record $900 Million
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Holland Gas Station Sells Powerball Ticket Worth $1 Million

If you bought a Powerball ticket at a Speedway in Holland for Saturday night's drawing, you may have woken up one million dollars richer.

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Harrison Ford Is the Highest-Grossing Actor in U.S. Box Office History, Thanks, ‘Star Wars’!

In addition to the other box office records it’s already broken, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is on the verge of topping Avatar as the highest-grossing film of all time, worldwide. But the franchise isn’t the only thing breaking box office records — so is one of its stars. Thanks to the huge success of The Force Awakens, Harrison Ford is now the highest-grossing actor in box office history…in America, anyway.

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Netflix’s Secret Category Codes Help You Get the Most Out of Your Queue

As anyone with a Netflix account will attest, browsing for something to watch can sometimes be a frustrating experience. Although the streaming service boasts thousands of titles, it seems like we’re only getting a fraction of that whether perusing via the official site or another platform’s interface, as the same movies and TV shows repeatedly turn up while browsing various categories. Where are all the other titles hidden? How do you discover more interesting titles? This quick hack should come in handy.

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‘Ghostbusters’ Director Paul Feig Reveals Awesome Action Figure Prototypes

The lack of characters like Rey and Black Widow in Star Wars and Marvel merchandising has inspired fans to start hashtags to hopefully force Disney to make more toys and action figures featuring these beloved leading ladies. While we wait for the folks at Disney to come to their senses, Paul Feig is ensuring we’ll never have to ask where any of his Ghostbusters are, as he’s revealed action figure prototypes for all four of the lead actors in his upcoming film. Yep, soon you can buy Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon and Melissa McCarthy action figures. What a time to be alive!

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Weekend Could Bring Close to 7 Inches of Snow to Grand Rapids

The National Weather Service is predicting anywhere from 4 to 7 inches in the Grand Rapids area by the end of the weekend.

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The Monster Behind the Sofa

Talk about being protective of it's lair.

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Mini Michael Jackson Dances to ‘Smooth Criminal’ on ‘Ellen’ [Video]

Eight-year-old Willie taught himself to dance like Michael Jackson and Ellen couldn’t wait to see his skills in person!

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Game of Thrones Season 7 8 Renewal
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‘Game of Thrones’ Officially Renewed for Seasons 7 and 8?

Just a few short hours ago, HBO gave Game of Thrones fans reason to celebrate by confirming Season 6’s April premiere, but the party may not be over just yet. Sources say that HBO will soon renew Game of Thrones for both Seasons 7 and 8, potentially to close out the series.

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Oh, Nothing, Just a $200K Lamborghini Gallardo Driving Through a Flood

Of all the things you can do with a gorgeous sports car, this seems one of the riskiest.

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‘The Walking Dead’ Will Last Forever, But AMC Might Consider Another Spinoff

As The Walking Dead gears up for the back half of its sixth season and some major comic milestones, with years of issues untapped for source material, there isn’t much consideration of an end in sight. That said, AMC’s longest series only lasted seven seasons, so how long do network bosses really see it going? Might Fear, or another spinoff ever take the reigns?

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Woman Thanks GR Police Officers After She and Her Kids Witness Standoff

A West Michigan woman and her kids thought that Tuesday was going to be like any other day when she brought them to downtown Grand Rapids to go to the Grand Rapids Children's Museum. It ended up being anything but that.

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