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This Newscaster Saw Something Absolutely Hilarious While Doing A Live Report

Just about anything can happen on live television. We’ve seen news reporters almost get hit by cars, spiders crawling in camera lenses, and a guy breaking his arm in a live arm wrestling match. But not everything that happens on live TV is as grim as those examples. For instance, during a broadcast, this reporter saw something absolutely hilarious that will make just about anyone chuckle. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = “//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3”; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, ‘script’,…

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These 6 Lifestyle Choices Aren’t As Bad For You As You Once Thought

If you search the internet looking for the truth about healthy dos and don’ts, you’ll find some rather conflicting reports. The news is always flooded with the latest university study announcing the next healthy habit to pursue or avoid. As science develops, we have come to discover that many of the habits we once thought were horrible for our health, can actually be quite beneficial. From me to you, here’s a sampling of six lifestyle habits that aren’t so bad for you after all. 1. Exercising while tired iStock After…

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Police Violence Towards Mentally Ill People Happens More Than You Think

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10 ‘Facts’ The Vice Presidential Candidates Got Wrong During Last Night’s Debate

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); The first Vice Presidential Debate of the 2016 election cycle was held on Tuesday, October 4 at Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia. And as is the case for most debates, facts did not always reign supreme when Governor Mike Pence (R-IN) and Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) started talking. Although human error is inevitable, it’s always useful to parse out where our leaders fall short during debates since they’re vying to, you know, help run the country and all that. Here are 10 points at which our…

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This Is Why It’s So Important To Lock Up Your Guns When There Are Kids Around

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Studies Show That There’s A Good Chance You’re Overmedicating Your Children

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Getting your kids to swallow medicine when they’re sick is hard enough, but could the way you administer medicine actually make them sicker? According to a study published by Dr. Shonna Yin, an associate professor from the NYU School of Medicine, parents are four times more likely to make a dosage error when using the cups that accompany many over-the-counter drugs. “Our study found that parents with lower health literacy are at greater risk for making dosing errors,” Dr. Yin told CNN. iStock googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBM_BTF’);…

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This Mom Didn’t Realize How Necessary Flu Shots Really Were Until Her Daughter Died

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When They Moved A Piece Of Rubble To The Side, They Saw Something Unbelievable

A building collapsed in Nairobi, Kenya, last week, leaving 23 people dead and 93 missing. Rescuers have been working tirelessly since the moment they stepped onto the horrific scene. Just as they were giving up hope on May 3, however, the team came across a six-month-old baby in the rubble. Miraculously, the child had no significant injuries and only needed treatment for dehydration, which she received immediately. Her name is Dealeryn Saisi Wasike, and her parents could not believe their eyes when they saw that their little one was alive…

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Incredible Little Girl Survives Italian Earthquake After Being Trapped For 17 Hours

According to Italy’s Civil Protection Department, at least 247 people have lost their lives since a magnitude-6.2 earthquake rocked central Italy on August 25. Although tremors were felt as far away as Rome, the small town of Amatrice, which is about 87 miles from the capital city, was among the hardest hit. The devastation has proven to be so brutal, in fact, that Mayor Sergio Pirozzi said the town simply “isn’t here anymore.” googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBP_ATF’); }); When the sun came up that day, officials realized that the situation was…

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This Teacher’s Aide Had Sex With Teen Students — Was Her Husband In On It?

On Wednesday, November 16, Sheri Maufort was arrested for engaging in sexual acts with two teenage boys. The 42-year-old had been working as a teacher’s aide at Unionville High School in Chester County, Pennsylvania, since 2015, where she met the two male students that she eventually had sexual contact with. What makes things more disturbing is that her husband was involved in these illegal encounters. Police say that the first incident occurred in August of this year. Maufort picked up one of the teens, who is a minor, in her…

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