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Floyd Mayweather, Jr., Joins Bon Jovi, Bruce Springsteen On Forbes’ Celebrity 100

Grand Rapids native and boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr., hit the top 10 and the music group Bon Jovi continues to have star power in the latest Forbes Celebrity 100 list.

The rundown reflects celebrities' power and influence based on media exposure, marketability, and career earnings over the past 12 months. 

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Brazil Soccer Fan Destroys TV While Watching Match [Video]

The World Cup seems to be the most exciting thing going on in sports right now.

And just like with any sport, fans seem to get overly excited and do things they might regret, whether under the influence or not.

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Cheer On U.S. Men’s Soccer Team Outside Today in GR! [Video]

The U.S. Men's National Soccer Team plays in one its most important international games in a long time when it takes on Belgium today in the World Cup.

And you, being the fun-loving patriotic American that you are, can cheer the team on in Grand Rapids!

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97.9 WGRD’s Take Me Out to the Ballgame Contest

Summer is officially here and baseball season is in full swing!

97.9 WGRD wants to make sure you get to see your favorite Major League Baseball teams play this year, regardless of whether that's the Detroit Tigers, Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs or some other team.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Philadelphia Phillies Play-By-Play Guy Catches Home Run Ball [Video]

It's always fun to see a great catch by a fan when a foul ball or home run ball lands in the stands at a baseball game.

A couple of weeks ago, we shared the awesome video of a dad who snagged a ball while carrying his kid up the tunnel from the concourse.

This time around, it was a play-by-play guy, not a fan, who made the catch.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: This Strongman Can Pull an Airplane [Video]

There's not really a whole lot that can be said about this video.

This guy is a strongman. He can pull airplanes.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: Brazil Soccer Fan Yells Something Terribly Filthy On Live TV [Video]

CityNews reporter Natalie Duddridge was out at Toronto bars Saturday interviewing fans after Brazil's victory over Chile in their quarterfinal World Cup soccer match.

When she turned to a fan to get a reaction about the game, the fan was obviously still amped up because what he said is one of the filthiest thing ever said on television. Dandridge didn't really recover that well.

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Sunday Morning: Lyme Disease Facts You Should Know Before You Take That Hike

It’s play-outside season for all of us now, finally, and with new reports that more deer ticks survived the winter, we need to arm ourselves with the facts about Lyme disease.

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2014 NBA Draft Recap: Andrew Wiggins Leads Parade of Draft Picks

NBA teams divided up the best college and international basketball talent at the 2014 NBA Draft in Brooklyn on Thursday night. Here is a recap of the night's most interesting moments.

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Safe Boating Tip of the Week: Follow the Rules of the Water [Sponsored]

Summer is here! It officially arrived last Saturday, and this is truly the season when many love to relax and play out on the water.

Grand Valley Marine, with locations in Grandville and Grand Haven, says to keep you and those around you safe on the water when boating.

In embracing summer and enjoying the great outdoors on the water and at the beach, here's another tip good for boaters and beach-goers to help you stay safe out there: Follow the rules of the water.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings: This Player’s Not Happy with Being Selected by Minnesota Timberwolves in NBA Draft [Video]

It's hard to imagine how you would feel if you had the chance to be drafted to a pro team of any sport. It's very difficult to even get to be in that position.

But if you were in that position, we are sure you can imagine the stress of wondering when you'll get picked in the draft, if you'll even get picked and what team will ultimately want you.

Well, UCLA men's basketball player Zach Lavine was in that position, and his reaction to getting selected in the NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves was captured on national TV and video.

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2014 FIFA World Cup: U.S. Loses 1-0 to Germany, But Still Advances

Germany defeated the United States, 1-0, in Thursday’s highly-anticipated World Cup match in a rain-soaked Recife, Brazil.

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