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  • BYU-Idaho student says she failed art project because of exposed shoulders in photos. - Waverly Giles

    BYU-Idaho student says she failed art project because of exposed shoulders in photos

    REXBURG, Idaho – A student at Brigham Young University-Idaho said she failed an art project because the subject’s shoulders were visible in her photographs. Waverly Giles, originally from Portland, Oregon, claims her photos met all the requirements and the failing grade was not warranted. The photo series, titled “Primary Colors,” show a woman with a painted face, and in two of the photos you can see water. “She’s reflecting on the image that she’s portraying to the world,” Giles explained. “She’s […]

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    Police looking for owner of ‘very angry’ dog wearing blue pants, sweater

    BELLEVUE, Washington — We finally have an answer to the age-old question: How would a dog wear pants? Apparently, just on its hind legs. But don’t expect it to be too happy about it. Cops in Bellevue, Washington, found a dog at a local park wearing a full fall ensemble — and a “very angry” frown. They took him in, with its green baseball sweater and blue pants, and put out an all-call for his owner. The police department tweet […]

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    Woman accused of stabbing Layton man in neck; no arrests made

    LAYTON, Utah – Officers are investigating a stabbing after a man was found walking around a Layton neighborhood and heavily bleeding. Layton Police say a woman is accused of stabbing him in the neck at the Stonehedge II apartments near 221 N. Fairfield. The man was released from the hospital Friday. Officers said he is cooperating with the investigation but doesn’t want to press charges. The woman accused in the stabbing has not been arrested.

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    Country singer Luke Bryan slaps ‘insulting’ audience member during concert

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Luke Bryan bent down and slapped a man in the face while performing his single “Move” at the Charlie Daniels’ all-star Volunteer Jam in Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday. According to the RollingStone, at least two men were heckling Bryan during his performance. In the video, you can hear the singer clearly say “come on” before slapping him. After the incident, Bryan continued to sing as if he hadn’t just hit someone. Security personnel quickly arrived to remove the […]

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    Firefighters investigating what sparked Woods Cross house fire

    WOODS CROSS, Utah – Firefighters have contained a fire at Woods Cross home. Fire crews from South Davis Metro Fire Department were called to the home near 1500 S. and 1100 W. just after 9:30 a.m. Upon arrival, firefighters saw heavy flames coming from a window and thick, black smoke coming from the front door. Firefighters started attacking the fire burning in the home and were able to knock down the fire after a couple of minutes. One man was […]

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    ‘I didn’t get it’: Oncology nurse writes note to patients after own diagnosis

    Lindsay Norris has a lot to say to the cancer patients she’s helped in her role as an oncology nurse, but in a recent blog post she penned after finding out she has cancer herself, the prevailing theme is: “I didn’t get it.” Per People, Norris was diagnosed with stage 3 colorectal adenocarcinoma in September, and that diagnosis has been an eye-opener for the 33-year-old mom from Kansas. In her note, Norris apologizes to her past cancer patients, noting how […]

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    Parrot joins man in mugshot

    WASHINGTON COUNTY, Oregon — An Oregon man appeared with his companion parrot in a mugshot after bringing it to court on Monday. Washington County court clerks said Craig Buckner was at the courthouse on Monday for violating a release order. Buckner thought he would get a “turn yourself in” sentence and decided to bring along his companion parrot. When Buckner went into court, he told the parrot to wait for him out in a tree in the courtyard of the courthouse. […]

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    No charges filed against man who confessed to punching 14-month-old baby to death

    FRESNO, Calif. — A California man who admitted to police that he punched a 14-month-old baby to death has been released from jail. Police say 30-year-old Kenneth Johnson lost control and beat Jose Luis Espinoza to death on Nov. 20th, according to KFSN. He told officers that he punched the infant in the stomach because he would not quit crying. Johnson’s girlfriend was babysitting Espinoza at the time of the incident when he came over to visit. That’s when Johnson, who […]

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    Man accused of fatally shooting ex-NFL player Joe McKnight released without charges

    NEW ORLEANS — The man who who police say shot and killed former NFL player Joe McKnight was released without charges overnight. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office confirmed that 54-year-old Ronald Gasser was questioned and released “sometime overnight” after officials believed they had no reason to hold him any longer. TMZSports reports that the JPSO believes Gasser “definitely” shot the ex-NFL running back — but there are “questions about the circumstances surrounding what led up to it.” JPSO spokesman Johnny […]

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    Firefighters fix woman’s roof after contractor leaves job half-finished

    LAKE TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A Pennsylvania woman is calling a group of firefighters “angels” after they fixed her half-finished roof – months after a contractor skipped out on the job. Diane Cron has lived on Maplewood Road near Hamlin, which is about 20 miles east of Scranton, for 21 years, according to WNEP. The old bed-and-breakfast was in the process of getting a new roof, but only half the roof was finished before Cron says the contractor skipped out, leaving her with a big […]

  • Broadway, get ready for some magic. Harry Potter is coming to town. The creators of the hit play 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' are in exclusive talks with the Ambassador Theatre Group to bring the show to The Lyric Theater in New York.

    Harry Potter is coming to Broadway

    Broadway, get ready for some magic. Harry Potter is coming to town. The creators of the hit play ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ are in exclusive talks with the Ambassador Theatre Group to bring the show to The Lyric Theater in New York. The group is planning to spend millions of dollars preparing the Lyric for the show, the play’s producers said. The renovation would bring the number of seats down to 1,500 from 1,900 to create “a more […]

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    ‘Grinch’ flicks cigarette on Dr. Seuss float, setting it on fire on way to Christmas parade

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A real-life Grinch set fire to Whoville, burning down the Dr. Seuss-themed float before it could reach the Huntsville Christmas Parade in Alabama Thursday. Jeananne Jackson, the creator of the group behind the float, told WHNT someone flicked a cigarette from another car while they were driving on South Memorial Parkway.  Jackson said her husband was driving the truck with the float and she was in another vehicle and saw everything happen. The cigarette butt landed in several […]