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49ers Quarterback Explains Not Standing For National Anthem

(San Francisco, CA) -- San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is explaining his refusal to stand for the National Anthem during a preseason game. Kaepernick told the NFL Network after...
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Weekend Events

THE FIRST EVER "RUBBER CITY JAZZ & Blues Festival" happens all day Saturday starting at 2 pm. The action will take place on Maiden Lane in downtown Akron. THE AKRON RUBBERDUCKS ARE HOME...
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This Girl’s Senior-Year Picture Is The Most Perfect Throwback Photo

Meet Tyra Hunt. She is a 17-year-old high school senior and she recently took her senior photo.  Her school allows students to get creative with their photos so she did something unique....
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Man Hands A Sunflower To A Crying Stranger. She Says It's A Sign From Her Deceased Fiance...

It all began with a random act of kindness. He had a sunflower and decided that, he would give it to a stranger as a small kind gesture.  He noticed a stranger who he just knew was the...
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Mom Makes Daughter Squirt A Tube Of Toothpaste Onto A Plate To Teach Her A Lesson

WOW!!!! Every parent does their best to teach their kids how to be kind. Sometimes, kids need a visual, hands-on guide to learn the most valuable lessons and that is exactly what this mother...
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Frustrated Employee Puts Hidden Camera On His Desk To Catch The Office Thief In The Act

HAHAHAHA!!! This guy noticed the fruit on his desk was being taken by somebody, so he set up a technological sting operation to figure it out... Just wait till you see their...
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Impatient Teen Admits To Texting And Driving, Then She Reveals That’s What Killed Her Parents

Texting and driving... they don't mix.  It's unfortunately now the leading cause of death for teen drivers according to many news reports. In the video below, these young...
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Here's What Harry Potter Go Could Look Like!

Harry Potter fans... we need this!  Unfortunately, nothing has been confirmed about the game being developed or a release date, however super fans have already created a mockup of what it...
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Six-Year Old Wayne County County Girl Fighting Rare Form Of Brain Cancer

Madison is six-years old and has a rare form of brain cancer.  She's now in the process of undergoing chemotherapy.  She missed her first day of kindergarten because of a blood...
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29 Back To School Fails

It's that time of year again!  // //
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