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‘Alien: Isolation DLC’ Reunites Sigourney Weaver, Original ‘Alien’ Cast

We were already intrigued by the Alien: Isolation video game back when it was just a story taking placing between Ridley Scott's 'Alien' and James Cameron's 'Aliens.' But now it's gone from having our curiosity t

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Jackie Live At Auto Galaxy!

Auto Galaxy has their grand opening and they are celebrating all week long! Of you missed us today you can go back all week and get the same low prices! Check them out over on Soutj division street!

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Michael Douglas Talks ‘Ant-Man’ and His Upcoming Comic-Con Appearance

Michael Douglas is not what we would call a comic book guy. Sure, the veteran actor will next star in Peyton Reed's 'Ant-Man' (and he even appears to be growing some wild facial hair for the gig), but that doesn't mean that any of this comic book stuff is in his wheelhouse. He even thinks that 'Ant-Man' is about an ant. No, really.

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Boy’s Reaction to Going to Disney World Isn’t What You’d Expect [Video]

Surprising a little kid with a trip to the Magic Kingdom should earn you points that'll carry over until he's well into his moody teen years. This kid is an exception.

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Doting Grandson Shaves Off Beard for Grandmother’s 100th Birthday [Video]

When it comes to birthday presents, you could say this guy shaved the best for last.

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Meet Fastest Pancake Flipper in the World [Video]

Making pancakes can be a fun treat, but it may not be nearly as fun as watching this guy whip up a batch.

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Jackie’s First Time At The Batting Cages

I've always been intrigued by batting cages but never actually went. I decided why not give it a whirl! I went out the other day and picked the "slow" setting (duh).

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Jackie’s Shoot With Jason Hite Continued

Here are just a couple more photos Jason sent me from our shoot this past week! We had some fun in downtown Grand Rapids off the Kent Trails.

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Dozens Sent to Hospital After Chlorine Release at Michigan’s Adventure

Fire trucks, ambulances and police rushed to Michigan's Adventure near Muskegon about 3:30 p.m. Friday afternoon after a chlorine release at the park's Lazy River and Wave Pool.

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Fourth Annual Summer Craft Beer Festival: July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids

The Summer Craft Beer Festival is returning.

The fourth annual Summer Craft Beer Festival is 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. July 19 at John Ball Park in Grand Rapids, and is co-sponsored by 97.9 WGRD, Channel 95.7, 98.7 WFGR, 100.5 The River and 1410 AM The Touch.

At Summer Craft Beer Festival, enjoy samples of more than 100 beers, ciders and mead from some of the country’s best craft breweries -- currently at about four dozen confirmed and still counting!

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New Movies This Week: ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,’ ‘And So It Goes,’ ‘Road to Paloma,’ ‘Land Ho!’ and ‘Boyhood’ [Video]

Hold onto your butts this weekend at the movies!

With summer in full swing, the five -- that's right, five -- new releases are packed with action, terror and plenty of big laughs (and a little heart, too, if you’re into that kind of thing).

Of course, looming over the quintet is a sequel prequel in the third series of "Planet of the Apes" movies.

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Woman Fights Off Mugger, Gives Him Back His Shoes [Video]

When confronted by a mugger, it's tough to maintain your composure, let alone adhere to social decorum, but somehow this woman does it in spades.

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