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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Chicago News Chopper Spots Life-Size Hulk Statue, Flexing Homeowner [Video]

Last Friday morning, there was some pretty extensive flooding in south suburban Chicago.

The morning news show on WGN was discussing the flooding, while checking out some footage from its news helicopter which was flying around surveying the extent of the water and damage.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: 50 Cent’s Latest Challenge to Floyd Mayweather, Jr. [Video]

Last week, we posted Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson's version of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, where he challenged champion boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

His challenge was a bit different. He didn't want to see Mayweather dump water on his head. He challenged the Grand Rapids native to read a page from a Harry Potter book.

If he could successfully do that, 50 Cent would donate $750,000 to the charity of Mayweather's choice. It was basically a very elaborate way of calling Mayweather illiterate.

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BREAKING: Army’s Fort Lee In Virginia Reports ‘Active Shooter’

UPDATE (10:15 a.m.): Authorities at Fort Lee in Virginia have sounded an all-clear after what the base described as an “active shooter incident.”

The details of what happened are still not clear at this time.

An “active shooter incident” was reported Monday morning at Fort Lee, an Army base in Virginia, the according to their website.

The installation is locked down, the post said.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Taylor Swift’s Isolated Vocals From Her Video Music Awards Performance [Video]

Taylor Swift has taken a ton of heat over the years by people claiming that she can't sing and cannot perform live.

Sunday night at the MTV Video Music Awards, Swift performed her new pop song "Shake It Off."

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Reigns Supreme

You can tell the summer movie season is coming to an end because the weekend box office has stopped being exciting and has starting becoming sad and weird. The past two weeks have seen several major movies bomb, but nothing could have prepared us for 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For.'

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Woman’s Firefighter Friends Are Bored, So She Sets 51,000-Acre Wildfire [Video]

So, if you have firefighter friends and one of them says that they're bored, maybe offer them a board game to play or go out for a beer or something. But definitely DON'T do what this woman did.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: ‘Free Beer & Hot Wings’ Featured in 1997 Newspaper Article

Over the weekend, Free Beer was at his parent's house and came across a box of old stuff from the early days of "The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show."

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Korn Stands Up to Bullying with ‘Hater’ [Video]

Korn have unveiled their powerful 'Hater' video, featuring testimonials on bullying from some of their fans.

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Foo Fighters Unveil Extensive, Star-Packed Trailer for ‘Sonic Highways’ HBO Series [Video]

Foo Fighters have unveiled an extensive new trailer for their 'Sonic Highways' HBO series featuring musicians from a variety of genres.

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Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake Shakes North Bay Area and Napa Valley California

Residents of the San Francisco Bay Area and Napa Valley were shaken awake by a 6.0 magnitude earthquake on Sunday morning.  The earthquake hit around 3:30am local time and was centered just south of Napa, California

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Weezer Pushes Album Release Back, Reveals Details

The title of Weezer's upcoming album, 'Everything Will Be Alright in the End,' could provide helpful words of wisdom to fans upset about this news.

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Police Never Arrested Scott Weiland, Nabbed Impersonator Instead

It looks like the drama surrounding Scott Weiland's supposed arrest has come to a close.

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