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  • 20 seconds ‘all it took’: Oregon man left partially blind by 1963 eclipse

    PORTLAND – A Portland man who watched a solar eclipse in 1963 says the experience left him partially blind in one eye, according to KPTV, and now he wants everyone to know the warnings about eye damage during the upcoming eclipse are no joke. Back then, it was a total solar eclipse in Alaska and Canada, but the path of totality did not come through Oregon. Still, Louis Tomososki remembers being 16 years old and watching it unfold from the […]

  • Taco Bell unveils ‘Naked Egg Taco’ with fried egg for a shell

    First they made Doritos taco shells, now Taco Bell has unveiled a fried egg “Naked Egg Taco.” It’s filled with potatoes and cheese, with the egg on the outside as the shell, and launches nationwide on August 31. Taco Bell will give fans an early chance to try it out beginning August 17 with brunch-esque “Bell & Breakfast” events. The events will kick-off in New York on Thursday, August 17, and will continue at Taco Bell restaurants in Laguna Beach, CA (August 25), Austin, TX (August […]

  • Dad walks son to his first day of kindergarten – and his first day of college

    DALLAS – A viral photo shared on Twitter shows a father walking his son to school on his first day of kindergarten – and on his first day of college. Charles Brockman III shared the photo of him and his father walking to school on his first day of kindergarten and a recent photo of his dad helping him move in to his dorm at college. He tweeted: “From the first day of kindergarten to college move in. Thank you […]

  • Colorado K-9 unlatches gate with paw to rescue injured deputy

    ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. – A Colorado police dog unlatched a gate with his paw to help a deputy injured in a confrontation with a suspect he was trying to apprehend, the Adams County Sheriff’s Office said. A deputy responded to a call of a trespass in progress around 1 a.m. on Saturday in Shaw Heights. While he was investigating, the male he was speaking with ran. The deputy jumped a fence in pursuit of the suspect and he was separated from […]

  • Truck driver, puppy reunited thanks to hospital nurses in Iowa

    IOWA CITY, Iowa– An Iowa truck driver had to leave his truck – and his puppy – behind. But thanks to two University of Iowa Hospital nurses, he got his beloved pet back. Robert Prichard had a medical emergency while driving on I-80 and had to be taken to the University of Iowa hospital by ambulance, leaving his four-legged companion, Bandit, behind in his truck. “If it hadn’t been for these two right here, I would have lost him last […]

  • Rare white moose filmed in Sweden

    VARMLAND, Sweden — A rare white moose captured on film in Sweden has people around the world mesmerized. Rare white moose spotted in Sweden — BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) August 13, 2017 According to the BBC, there are only about 100 of the white moose in the country. “The moose aren’t albino, but grow white fur from a genetic mutation,” the BBC reported. Albino animals are pure white with pink or red eyes. People on Twitter said it looked […]

  • More than 100 Applebee’s, IHOP restaurants to close

    GLENDALE, Calif. – The parent company of Applebee’s and IHOP could close as many as 135 Applebee’s restaurants, and 25 IHOP restaurants this year due to poor sales, according to a statement released Thursday. DineEquity’s interim CEO Richard J. Dahl said in the release that 2017 will be a “transitional year” for Applebee’s, adding, “we are making the necessary investments for overall long-term brand health and expect to see improvement over the next year.” DineEquity noted that the numbers are revised […]

  • Dad gets tattoo replica of son’s burn scars so 9-year-old won’t feel alone

    FESTUS, Mo. – Joel Thomas is no stranger to the tattoo parlor, but he says his latest piece of art has a special meaning. After his son was badly burned in an accident, Thomas decided to get the same scars inked on his own leg so his son wouldn’t be alone in his recovery. “I’ve been getting tattooed for a long time, but this one means everything,” he told KTVI. “It represents, that no matter what happens in life, you can’t break the […]

  • Channing Tatum goes all ‘Magic Mike’ in North Carolina convenience store

    STATESVILLE, N.C. — Promoting his new movie “Logan Lucky” in North Carolina, actor Channing Tatum went all “Magic Mike” while grabbing some food at a convenience store, according to WGHP. During the stop, Tatum spent time with the store’s clerk, Beatrice, who was also a fan of the “Magic Mike” star. Tatum posted a 6-minute Facebook Live video of the surprise encounter and the hilarious dance party that ensued. “Lucky Logan,” which is about two brothers attempting to pull off […]

  • Woman’s story will make you think twice about putting feet on dashboard

    WALKER COUNTY, Ga. – A Georgia woman is speaking out to help others avoid the gruesome injuries she suffered after the car she was in crashed – while her feet were on the dashboard. Audra Tatum of Walker County, Georgia, said her husband always warned her about sitting with her feet like that.  But, she didn’t listen to him until they got into a car accident a couple of years ago. Tatum broke several bones including her ankle, femur and […]