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Five Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach Announce Co-Headlining Tour– Cast Your Vote to Get Them to Play Grand Rapids!

Five Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach have announced a co- headlining tour this coming fall!

But, instead of the bands setting the destinations, fans get to decide!

Want FFDP and Papa Roach to come to GR? Cast your vote!

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Ohio Police Officer Makes Woman Sit in Hot Car After Finding Her Dog Locked Inside it at Wal-mart

Even though the snowflakes are flying here in West Michigan despite it being April, and that's stupid, warmer weather is on the way.

This story is a good reminder that when the temperature climbs, do not leave your animals locked in the car.

A police officer in Ohio ordered a woman to sit in her hot Nissan Sentra after leaving her dog locked in the car.

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Michigan Redneck Hangs Nooses, Confederate Flag In His Front Yard

This is one of those stories that proves that rednecks can live anywhere.

A guy in Michigan who owns and operates a tree-trimming service has pissed off his neighbors in the town of Livonia, MI because of his front yard "decorations".  While some may put out an American flag or a hanging plant, this redneck hung a Confederate flag on his fence with the words "It ain't coming down" on it, as well as two nooses from a tree in the front yard.  But no worries, he has an explanation.

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Grand Rapids Man, Dathan Ritzenhein, Places 7th in Boston Marathon

Grand Rapids native and Rockford High School graduate, Dathan Ritzenhein had a strong showing in the 119th Boston Marathon, finishing in seventh place Monday afternoon, WZZM-13 reported.

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Michigan Seemingly Surrounded by Dog Flu Outbreak [Video]

A canine influenza outbreak has sickened more than 1,000 dogs in the states surrounding Michigan.

Illinois, Wisconsin, Ohio, and Indiana have all seen cases of the virus, some of them deadly.

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New Movies (This Week) Include ‘Monkey Kingdom,’ ‘True Story’ and ‘Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2’ [Video]

Some new movies to consider if you're heading to the theater this weekend. We have all the trailers and Grand Rapids showtimes to get you started.

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Beech-Nut Recalls Baby Food Possibly Containing Glass

Beech-Nut Nutrition is recalling more than 1,900 pounds of baby food products because they may be contaminated with small pieces of glass.

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Aaron Hernandez Found Guilty of First-degree Murder

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TSA Screeners At Denver Airport Purposely Groped Men’s Genitals [Video]

No one likes airport security. Waiting in line, having to take off your shoes, and strangers rifling through your bag all top the list of annoying and necessary security measures we take when traveling by plane. Being one of the lucky few selected for a pat down really puts the perfect cherry on top of the crap sundae that is airport security.

These TSA screeners took a step to make it even more awful and awkward.

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Douchey Bro Wears an ‘Eat, Sleep, Rape, Repeat’ T-Shirt to Coachella [Photo]

Well, an ‘Eat, Sleep, Rape, Repeat’ t-shirt exists, and at least one douchey bro in America owns it and thought it would be a great fashion choice when he attended Coachella.

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Two-Year-Old Falls into Cheetah Exhibit at Cleveland Zoo [Video]

Over the weekend, a two-year-old boy got more excitement than he bargained for on a trip to the Cleveland Metropark Zoo.

While looking at the cheetahs, the boy toppled 10-12 feet into the exhibit, injuring his leg (from the fall, not from the cheetahs) and ended up having to be transported to a local hospital. 

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New Movies (This Week) Include ‘Ex Machina,’ ‘The Longest Ride’ and ‘Clouds of Sils Maria’ [Video]

A wide variety of new releases to choose from this weekend including a movie directed by Ryan Gosling, an SXSW favorite and more.

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