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Five “Insane Inflatable 5K” Obstacles You Can Expect This Weekend [Photos]

The Insane Inflatable 5K is coming to Grand Rapids' Millennium Park this weekend, and we wanted to give you a sneak peek of some of the obstacles that you'll be, running into, sliding down, and bouncing through!

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Video of a Shipwreck on Harbor Island Grand Haven

Neat, apparently a shipwreck has surfaced!

This video was taken on Harbor Island in Grand Haven according to the poster on YouTube. 

Wonder what the story is behind this shipwreck?!?

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New Movies Include ‘Fantasic Four’ and ‘The Gift’ [Video]

This weekend's new releases include a blockbuster reboot, Academy Award winning actors and a film for kids.

Watch full trailers of all of this weekend's new releases and see Grand Rapids showtimes.

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Husband Turns Tables and Tells Wife She’s Pregnant

You've never seen a pregnancy announcement like this.

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Watch the Best Moments From Jon Stewart’s Final ‘Daily Show’

Jon Stewart said goodbye to The Daily Show last night in equal parts star-studded and quiet, personal fashion as former correspondents like Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert, John Oliver and Olivia Munn returned to pay their respects, while Bruce Springsteen closed out the slow with a performance — at Stewart’s request — of his 1999 song “The Land of Hopes and Dreams” and, for his fellow New Jerseyan, “Born to Run”.

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15 Things You Might Not Know About ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone’

Warner Bros. purchased the rights to the Harry Potter movies in 1999 for $2 million. That may sound like a lot, but here’s the part where we remind you that the Harry Potter movies have made over $10 BILLION at the box-office, which is a pretty good return on investment. That’s just one of the facts packed into the latest episode of You Think You Know Movies, which takes you behind the scenes of the first film in the Harry Potter movies!

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A Look Inside Downtown Grand Rapids’ Newest Apartments Inside The Morton [Photos]

The building has stood at the corner of Monroe Center and Ionia for 92 years, and from the outside, looks the same. But, the look inside of The Morton is definitely not old fashioned.

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Throwing Champagne Bottle Can Have Hilarious Consequences

Let's make a toast for this guy's bizarre accomplishment.

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Watch Never Before Seen Footage of Chris Farley as Shrek

Before Mike Myers became synonymous with the green ogre named Shrek, his fellow SNL castmate Chris Farley was actually cast in the role and had recorded about 80-90% of his dialogue. Then, in 1997, Farley tragically died of a drug overdose, DreamWorks was forced to recast the role and, in doing so, radically rethink their version of Shrek. Today, the first footage of Farley as Shrek has popped up online and shows a very different character than the one we have come to know and love.

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Over-the-Top Train Passenger Can’t Deal With Couple’s PDA

PDA might stand for "public display of affection," but for this guy it's more like "pretty darned amusing."

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Chopper Chasing Drift Car Is Today’s Adrenaline Rush

Everyone loves a good car chase, right? But do know what makes it even better? When one of those cars is actually a helicopter.

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Watch Chilling Video of Man Pulled From Car Seconds Before Train Hits

It may sound like the scene out of an action movie, but it was all too real.

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