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  • Video of Grinch scaring kids during holiday photo shoot goes viral

    ATCO, N.J. (WHTM) — A New Jersey woman posted a video of her kids getting scared by the Grinch during a holiday photo shoot, and it’s going viral. Instagram user @ashleymariemua posted the video Tuesday and said, “My kids couldn’t wait to meet the grinch this weekend! I’d say it went well.” In the video, you can see two young children, dressed in adorable holiday pajamas, having their photo taken. Then, to their surprise – and terror – the Grinch […]

  • If you’re hosting Thanksgiving dinner, check your pantry and fridge for these recalled foods

    If you’re hosting Thanksgiving festivities this year, it’s time to check your pantry and fridge. Federal health officials are warning people to avoid some foods due to a series of issues — from E. coli to lack of inspection. Here are the foods to keep away from your holiday table. Romaine lettuce Don’t eat romaine lettuce from Salinas, California. That’s the message from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention after 40 people in 16 states got sick due to […]

  • The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade might not fly its iconic balloons this year due to strong winds

    It’s a time-honored tradition for many to watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, but this year it could be missing a key element: its 16 giant character balloons. Officials in New York City may have to ground the iconic balloons due to windy conditions. They cannot be flown when sustained winds exceed 23 mph and gusts exceed 34 mph, per city regulations. In 1997, the iconic Cat in the Hat balloon injured four people after being overtaken by strong winds. […]

  • Tesla reveals Cybertruck, but breaks its ‘unbreakable’ windows during unveiling

    The Cybertruck has arrived and it looks nothing like any pickup truck you’ve ever seen. Tesla CEO Elon Musk revealed the long-awaited electric pickup truck at its Design Studio in Hawthorne, California, just outside Los Angeles. When the truck initially drove onto the stage, many in the crowd clearly couldn’t believe that this was actually the vehicle they’d come to see. The Cybertruck looks like a large metal trapezoid on wheels, more like an art piece than a truck. Instead […]

  • Behold the Twinkies breakfast cereal you never knew you wanted

    More than six years after a Twinkies shortage gripped the United States, the sweet snack is stronger than ever and taking on new forms. Post is partnering with Hostess to turn the 90-year-old treat into a cereal that will be available nationwide in late December. The taste of Twinkies Cereal “replicates the distinctive taste and familiar oblong shape” of the snack cake, according to a press release. Josh Jans, Post’s brand manager of cereal partnerships, said the company conducted “multiple […]

  • Taylor Swift says she’s not being allowed to perform her early music for AMAs

    Losing the rights to her early music catalog continues to cause trouble, trouble, trouble for singer Taylor Swift. Swift on Thursday claimed an ongoing dispute with her former music label has presented a new roadblock as she is being told she cannot perform many songs from her past at the upcoming American Music Awards or use it in a forthcoming Netflix documentary about her life, which has been in production for several years. Swift’s disclosure of this latest rights issue […]

  • DCW50’s Jimmy Alexander stops by D.C.’s official Christmas radio station, 97.1 WASH FM

    Today at 5p.m. EST 97.1 WASH-FM flips to Christmas music. DCW50’s Jimmy Alexander stops by D.C.’s official Christmas radio station and talks to their morning hosts Toby + Chilli, about holiday memories, and their favorite Christmas songs.

  • ’90s Potomac River Rapist suspect arrested

    by: Fareeha Rehman Posted: Nov 14, 2019 / 02:53 PM EST / Updated: Nov 14, 2019 / 05:30 PM EST MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (WDVM) — An arrest was made for a 1990s serial killer and rapist cold case, authorities announced Thursday. The suspect is known as the “Potomac River Rapist” and attacked at least 10 women between 1991 and 1998, according to Washington DC Police. DC Police Chief Peter Newsham said Giles Warrick, 60, was arrested on Nov. 13 and will be extradited to DC […]

  • Earn $1,000 by watching 24 Hallmark Christmas movies in 12 days

    As if curling up with a playlist of movies wasn’t reward enough, now internet service provider CenturyLink is going to pay a lucky candidate $1,000 to binge-watch 24 Hallmark Christmas movies. According to the job posting: We’re looking for a lover of all things Christmas, G-Rated romcoms, and too-close-to-home family dramas to watch 24 Hallmark Christmas movies in 12 days. If you think that’s you, we’ll give you $1,000 to critique a lineup of festive guilty pleasures. The best part? […]

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