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Courtesy of Sundance Institute/Jakob Ihre
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Jesse Eisenberg and James Ponsoldt Talk ‘The End of the Tour’ as Film Premieres at Sundance

"The End of the Tour" is making it's world premiere at Sundance Film Festival in Utah tonight.

The film stars Jesse Eisenberg and Jason Segel. It was shot in and around Grand Rapids in early 2014. 

As "The End of the Tour" premieres, more details are being shared about the film.

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Mississippi Won’t Allow Teachers to Teach About Condoms – This Guy Improvises [Video]

In Mississippi, Sex Ed. teachers aren't allowed to teach kids about condoms. In fact, they're required by law to "stress" abstinence, and are prohibited from "any demonstration of how condoms or other contraceptives are applied."

That makes it hard for teachers to teach kids about safe sex, but of course they want kids to be safe. Especially when 76 percent of teenagers in the state have admitted to having sex before leaving high school, and they have one of the highest teenage pregnancy rates in the county. So, one teacher decided to get creative. And used a sock(?).

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Get Ready for This Weekend’s GRD Pond Hockey Classic with Video from Last Year

Last year's GRD Pond Hockey Classic was my first ever experience with Pond Hockey, since I come from Texas, and we don't exactly have enough cold weather to free over our bathtubs, let alone a whole pond!

I'm really excited for this year's Pond Hockey Classic, kicking off tonight at 5:45 at Richmond Hills Park. We have 4 rounds of hockey throughout the weekend, one tonight, two tomorrow, and the fourth on Sunday.

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Sarah Sell, WZZM-13
Sarah Sell, WZZM-13
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Paul Medawar Jewelry on Plainfield Ave. Robbed

UPDATE (12:35 p.m.): WZZM-13's investigative reporter John Hogan is reporting that as of 12:35 p.m. the Kent County Sheriff's Department has three suspects in custody following a traffic stop on eastbound I-96 near M-6.

(12:30 p.m.) Kent County Sheriff’s deputies are on the scene of a robbery at Paul Medawar Fine Jewelry.

The robbery happened just after noon at the jewelry store, which is located on Plainfield Ave. 

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Detroit Lions vs Atlanta Falcons in London, James McDonald/ Getty Images
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Detroit Lions in London, Another Morning Affair in 2015

Tea, biscuits, and Lions football.

Get ready for another AM Detroit Lions London game next season.

The NFL announced this week the Lions' International Series game against the Kansas City Chiefs this fall at Wembley Stadium will kick off at 2:30 p.m. London time, or 9:30 a.m. here in Michigan.

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Pop Evil Is Working on Fourth Album in Seattle with Producer Adam Kasper [Video]

The Pop Evil guys have been in Seattle these last weeks, beginning the recording process for their fourth album with producer Adam Kasper, who's worked with the Foo Fighters, Pearl Jam, and Soundgarden!

The guys sent us an update from the demo recordings the other day, which you can check out here, that includes some great photos, and a video greeting for Grand Rapids from Chachi!

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Pro Tennis Player Eugenie Bouchard Asked to Twirl In Very Awkward Manner [Video]

Professional women's tennis player Eugenie Bouchard was giving an interview after she won her second-round match at the Australian Open.

During the interview, instead of asking the Montreal pro about her win against The Netherlands' Kiki Bertens in Melbourne, the sportscaster asked Bouchard to "twirl" and show off her outfit.

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Free Beer & Hot Wings’ Music Friday Songs for January 23

Each Friday, “The Free Beer & Hot Wings Morning Show” replaces its regular “back-with” music with songs from our own music collections.

They can be anything, from corny mash-ups, rock, country, mid-Michigan '70s butt rock or anything in between.

Here’s the list of Music Friday songs from today:

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Harold "Butch" Knight, Courtesy of the Allegan Co. Sheriff's Dept.
Harold "Butch" Knight, Courtesy of the Allegan Co. Sheriff's Dept.
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Husband Wanted in Allegan County Slaying Seen in Maine

The husband of Sara Lee Knight, the woman whose body was found Jan. 13, is wanted for her alleged slaying and has been spotted in Maine, according to WZZM-13.

Allegan County sheriff's deputies are investigating the case as an apparent homicide. 

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