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Strangers Kissing Go From Awkward to Whoa, Baby! [Video]

A kiss is just a kiss...right?

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Here We Go Again: Winter!

A wintry mix of weather is being forecast for tonight and Wednesday by the National Weather Service's Grand Rapids office.

Here's what the National Weather Service is forecasting:

Light rain will mix

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Jon Hamm and Jimmy Fallon Prank New York Sightseers [Video]

Let it never be said that Jon Hamm doesn't like to have a good time. The 'Mad Men' star might be known for his hard-nosed role on the uber-dramatic AMC series, but he likes to stir up mirth in his off-time, from 'SNL' hosting and pop-in appearances to helping 'Tonight Show' host Jimmy Fallon with some gags for his show. In keeping with the latter, Fallon and Hamm took to the Top of the Rock (on top of NBC's 30 Rock in NYC) over the weekend to photobomb innocent city gazers.

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Ray LaMontagne Added To Frederik Meijer Garden’s Summer Concert Lineup

Frederik Meijer Gardens has announced Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Ray LaMontagne to their Summer Concert Series lineup.

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Enter the Million Dollar Bracket Challenge!

 

It’s time to dust off that crystal ball of college basketball prognostication.

This year, 63 intense games will fill up those major college basketball championship tournament brackets. It'

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‘SNL’ Taps Louis C.K. For Second Hosting Gig on March 29

Last night's 'SNL' featuring 'Girls' creator Lena Dunham only ticked so far up from last week's abysmal show with Jim Parsons of 'The Big Bang Theory,' but the longrunning NBC sketch comedy series' March 29 return will bring back a much more dependable host. Louis C.K. will return for his second hosting gig after 2012, but who will accompany the eternal sadsack 'Louie' star?

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‘SNL’ Brings in Liam Neeson to Solve the Crisis in the Ukraine

The world is a little more terrifying than usual these days. With Russian forces occupying Ukraine's Crimean peninsula, the internet has already started throwing around references to World War III. Thankfully, 'SNL' is here to take something that has us terrified and make us laugh instead. The show's solution? Bring in Liam Neeson.

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Behold the World’s Fastest Jet Powered Truck

Ladies and gentlemen, meet Shockwave, the world's fastest jet-powered truck.

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Conan O’Brien’s ‘Clueless Gamer’ Reviews WWE 2K14

Conan O'Brien brought back his 'Clueless Gamer' segment on 'Conan' last night to take on WWE 2K14, a newly released video game that has almost nothing to do with any of O'Brien's actual interests -- save for the single wrestler who appears to be Irish (and without a spray tan).

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Metalhead Ned Rockin’ Weekends As ‘Loudwire Nights with Full Metal Jackie’ Powers Up

Hey guys, it's Metalhead Ned. Lots of awesome stuff is always happening at 97.9, 'GRD Rocks!

When I first started at WGRD as a DJ, I rocked so damn early in the morning on Sunday that most people didn't even knew I existed. I chatted about metal music,video games, concerts, people who do stupid stuff and more.

Then, I took over weeknights from 7 p.m. to midnight.

I am beat! I'm gonna head back to the weekends, and let Full Metal Jackie take over with the new "Loudwire Nights!"

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‘Loudwire Nights with Full Metal Jackie’ Debuts Monday on 97.9 WGRD

Full Metal Jackie is adding weeknights to her air time on 97.9 WGRD starting next week.

On Monday night, "Loudwire Nights with Full Metal Jackie" is being launched as a nationally-syndicated radio show.

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Ryan Fischer (WZZM-13: Scholar Athlete Of The Week)
Ryan Fischer (WZZM-13: Scholar Athlete Of The Week)
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WZZM-13: Grandville High School Athlete Died Of An Enlarged Heart

The Kent County Medical Examiner has determined that a Grandville High School senior and star athlete died from complications of an enlarged heart. 17-year-old Ryan Fischer died in his sleep Thursday night.

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