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Harrison Ford Injury Star Wars Episode 7
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Harrison Ford Injured on ‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ Set

Harrison Ford is getting too old for this.

The 71-year-old actor, now famous for his "I'm over it" approach to various situations, including those raving 'Star Wars' fans, was sent to a hospital after injuring his ankle today while filming scenes for 'Star Wars: Episode 7.'

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Ruby Dee, Oscar-Nominated ‘American Gangster’ Actress, Dead at 91

Ruby Dee, the legendary actress of stage and screen, has died at the age of 91. Her 60-year career is nothing short of remarkable and her work helped open the door for countless other African American actors and actresses.

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Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame, Round One: Heart vs. John Mellencamp

Heart battles John Mellencamp in the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame poll.

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Deja Vu: Yoenis Cepedes Makes Another Amazing Throw [Video]

One day removed from making the throw of the year, Oakland outfield Yoenis Cespedes gunned down another Angels base runner in highlight fashion.

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Paul Giamatti’s ‘Hoke’ Revoked: FX Passes on 1980s Miami Detective Drama

Recently we saw Paul Giamatti stomping New York streets in a larger-than-life turn in 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2,' so we looked forward to seeing the 'Sideways' actor go a little smaller by taking a role on television with his announced FX pilot 'Hoke.' Now, it seems the cable network has officially opted to pass on the Miami-set 1980's detective drama, sadly putting 'Hoke' closer to "hoax."

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Wyoming Police Officers Tweet During Shift

Two City of Wyoming police officers gave the public a unique ride-along on Wednesday.

Officers Kelli Duimstra and Margo Clark live-tweeted during their shift.

They discussed the calls they were responding to, K9 dogs, panhandlers, Slurpees, and more.

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Lagrand & Lowery PLLC Legal Services

Criminal Law Attorney Services
Their attorneys have a breadth of experience in the field of criminal law and they have successfully defended clients in a variety of cases including serious criminal prosecutions and smaller misdemeanor trials.

They provide

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Meet The Criminal Defense Attorneys

David LaGrand
David LaGrand graduated from Calvin College in 1988 with a Bachelor in Arts degree in History. After graduate work at the University of Michigan in History, LaGrand went on to earn a law degree from the University of Chicago in 1992.

David worked for eight years as an Assistant Kent County Prosecutor. In 2000, Davi

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Tour Beer City USA with Grand Rapids Beer Tours

We all know that Grand Rapids is Beer City USA, right?

We’ve got eight breweries within the city limits alone, plus breweries in surrounding areas like Perrin Brewing Co. in Comstock Park, Rockford Brewing Co. in Rockford, and Osgood Brewing in Grandville.

With so many breweries to visit, where do you even start?

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Sun of a Beach: My Top Five West Michigan Beaches

Here's five beaches worth making the drive from Grand Rapids to visit.  I've included some old favorites, and at least one hidden gem (that I guess won't be hidden anymore).

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Tracy Morgan’s FX Series with ‘Always Sunny’ Creators Will Wait for Recovery

Among the many opportunities presented by comedian Tracy Morgan's freedom from '30 Rock,' we were most excited to see that the one-time 'SNL' star would work with FXX's 'Always Sunny' team to develop his very own cable sitcom. The recent news of Morgan's vehicular accident and injuries put the project's status into doubt, but FX has now gone on the record to assure fans that the project will await Morgan's recovery before moving forward.

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Take WFGR’s Awesome ’80s Cruise on The Grand Lady with 98.7 WFGR and Jojo Girard [Video]

Take WFGR's Awesome '80s Cruise on July 25 on The Grand Lady Riverboat, hosted by Classic Hits 98.7 WFGR and Jojo Girard.

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