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Elaine Stritch, Iconic Star of Stage and Screen, Passes Away at 89

It is with great sadness that we bring you the news that Elaine Stritch, the iconic actress of Broadway, film and television has passed away at the age of 89. Stritch, who was nominated for many Tony and Emmy awards and won three of the latter, was known best in recent years for her role as Colleen Donaghy, mother of Jack, on '30 Rock.'

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Dead Michigan Man Billed For Removal Of His Body [Audio]

A Northern Michigan family is dumbfounded after their deceased loved one received a bill for his own body removal. The bill is addressed to Carl Little who died in a car crash on I-75 just south of the Mackinac Bridge last month.

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Old School Horror Movie Characters To Get A Reboot

Universal Studios is going to try to reboot all the movie monster franchises it owns -- including Frankenstein, Dracula, The Wolf Man, Creature Of The Black Lagoon, The Invisible Man, Bride Of Frankenstein, and The Mummy -- into a single film narrative universe.

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LaughFest’s Sunglasses At Night Record Needs Your Vote

As you know may know, Grand Rapids set the world record for getting close to 1,700 people to wear sunglasses at night as part of Gilda's LaughFest back in March.

Now the record is trying to win a fan choice award as the most popular Guinness Book of World Records stunt for 2014. And your vote could help seal the deal!

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Local Brew Pub HopCat Plans to Open New Location in Ann Arbor

One of my favorite brew pubs in downtown Grand Rapids, HopCat, has announced plans to open a new location in Ann Arbor.

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Marvel’s Thor is Now a Woman

In news that will probably baffle comic book fans and normal people alike, it was revealed that Thor (yes, the Avenger) is no longer worthy of his title and will be replaced by a woman.

Yes, you are allowed to unleash a collective "What?!" right about now.

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Jimmy Fallon Finds His Unlikely Doppelganger in Musician Genya Ravan

'Tonight Show' host Jimmy Fallon often turns to his loyal fans to find and submit strange stuff, especially when it comes to his always-amusing 'Screengrabs' segment. Yet, crammed between those terrible stock photos and awkward weather forecast emoticons, this week's 'Screengrabs' segment packs a special punch.

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Richard Linklater on ‘Boyhood’

Filming on 'Boyhood' started in 2002. Then, Linklater filmed his cast -- Ethan Hawke, Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane and Linklater's own daughter, Lorelei Linklater -- every year for 12 years, finally finishing in 2013.

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Kentwood Tornado Assistance Meeting Tonight

Kentwood residents affected by  the tornado that struck the area Sunday, July 6 are invited to a community resource meeting. It's 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 14, at Kelloggsville Christian Reformed Church, located at 610 52nd St SE (map). 

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Hazardous Swimming Conditions Expected in Lake Michigan [Video]

Heads up if you're heading to the Michigan lakeshore later today and Tuesday!

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Motorhead vs. the Cars – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame Semifinals

The metal giants take on the New Wave hitmakers in the semifinals of the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame.

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Foreigner vs. Cheap Trick – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame Semifinals

Foreigner take on Cheap Trick in this week's semifinal round of the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame.

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