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Roger Goodell Answers Questions Regarding NFL’s Recent Issues [Video]

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell held a press conference to address the recent string of violent incidents involving players assaulting women and children.

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New Movies This Week: ‘A Walk Among the Tombstones,’ ‘The Maze Runner,’ ‘This Is Where I Leave You’ and ‘Tusk’

What had been a pretty slow month of September, movie-wise, is about to get a major jolt, with four new films hitting theaters this week. Here's a look at your suddenly bountiful choices:

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Is Trevor Knight for Real? Plus Four More Big Questions for Week 4 in College Football

It’s getting to be that fun time of year when the air starts turning a bit cooler and we get our first meaningful conference games. Here are some of the big storylines this week.

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Black Label Society Teams Up with Hatebreed, Butcher Babies for Winter Tour

Black Label Society will take out Hatebreed and Butcher Babies for late 2014 and early 2015 tour dates.

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Michigan Hosts Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship in Escanaba [Video]

Bass fishing takes center stage as many of the world’s best anglers battle it out on Lake Michigan in Escanaba for the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship today through Sunday.

The championship is being held on Bays de Noc as part of a partnership between Pure Michigan and Bassmaster to promote the state as a top destination for anglers.

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‘Happy Wife, Happy Life’ Not Just Clever Saying, According to Michigan-Rutgers Study [Video]

It’s clichéd. It’s quaint. It rhymes. And as it turns out, it’s true.

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Teske Hoffmeister
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Meijer-97.9 WGRD Athlete of the Week: Rockford Boys’ Water Polo’s David Newberger

Rockford High School boys' water polo player David Newberger is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD Athlete of the Week.

Newberger excels athletically and academically, standing out on a team currently ranked No. 1 by the Michigan Water Polo Association with a 17-1 record after a 15-7 win Wednesday night over East Kentwood.

"David Newberger epitomizes the (term) student-athlete," Rockford Coach David McWatters said.

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Dumber than Zane Free Beer & Hot Wings
Jake, of Grand Rapids, Mich., was today's contestant on Dumber Than Zane Trivia on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show." (Photo: Free Beer & Hot Wings)
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: A Look Inside Dumber Than Zane Trivia

Each Thursday on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show," we play Dumber Than Zane Trivia for a $500 cash prize.

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Dumber than Zane Free Beer & Hot Wings
Jake, of Grand Rapids, Mich., was today's contestant on Dumber Than Zane Trivia on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show." (Photo: Free Beer & Hot Wings)
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Free Beer & Hot Wings: A Look Inside Dumber Than Zane Trivia

Each Thursday on "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show," we play Dumber Than Zane Trivia for a $500 cash prize.

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5 Hottest Kate Upton GIFs
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5 Hottest Kate Upton GIFs

This busty babe gets even more bouncier when you get to see her in motion.

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A big squiggly thing outside our building. Probably represents man's inner struggle to hold his pee when standing next to strange art. I'm not encouraging anyone to urinate on anything.
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ArtPrize Is Coming; How Insane Are the Artists Going to Be This Year?

ArtPrize is coming, and it's a huge thing for Grand Rapids.  

Thousands of people wander around downtown, checking out all the art that comes to town and vote on the art they think should win the huge grand prize.

The grand prizes' payouts total $400,000, and there are smaller prizes all totaling $160,000. So, this is a pretty big freaking deal!

I will admit right now that I don't get art. I'm more of a music guy.

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Beer City USA Needs Your Vote!

USA Today's 10Best.com is holding their annual poll in search of the "Best Beer Town in the USA" and Grand Rapids needs your vote!

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