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“Daddy Wont Be Coming Home”: Healthy Husband Dies Day After Wifes SisterWife Refuses to Let It Break Her

ShareTweetPinterest My world turned upside down with one phone call. Because of it, I am constantly battling to not hate the life I have. My healthy, 39-year-old husband called me from work. He was performing a root canal when he felt ‘off.’ He asked me to drive him to the hospital because he thought he was having a heart attack. I woke my baby from his nap and raced with my toddler in tow to my neighbor’s house to see if she could watch them while I went to the hospital.…

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Winter storm expected to bring snow and ice to millions in Midwest and Northeast

(CNN)The second of a series of storms moving across the country will bring significant snow and ice to the North and heavy rains and severe weather to the South on Friday and into the weekend. The airport in Omaha, Nebraska, closed for several hours after a Southwest Airlines flight went off a runway while taxiing. The airliner slid onto a runway overrun area, Southwest Airlines said. None of the 150 passengers and six crew members was injured, the airline said. The storm system is associated with the same upper-level energy…

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A Tattoo So Good You Dont Even Notice It

Tattoo by Eric Catalano A hyperrealistic tattoo by artist Eric Catalano has gone viral after appearing on social media. Catalano, who runs the Eternal Ink Tattoo Studio in Hecker, Illinois did the tattoo for free and has since been overwhelmed with requests from amputees and cancer survivors for hyperrealistic tattoos. Catalano says he does these kinds of tattoos for free every now and then but the recent viral image has completely spiralled out of control. In response, he set up a Go Fund Me page with the following story: So…

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NHS takes on Superdrug over Botox checks

Superdrug’s Skin Renew Service offers the cosmetic procedures to people over the age of 25. But surgeons have criticised the company for treating Botox and fillers as “casual beauty treatments” on a par with having a wax. The NHS is concerned about the impact on people who are mentally ill, including with Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD), in which people are fixated on what they think are flaws in their appearance. The BDD Foundation says it can be a crippling illness and severely impair someone’s life. Woman’s Botox party warning after…

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Adorable kid tries to train his Google Home, and it does not go well

Ever feel like you’re more advanced than technology? This little kid can relate. A young, very patient boy was spotted in his kitchen talking to his family’s Google Home, desperately trying to impart some wisdom. He begged the device to repeat him so that he could teach it some brand new skills, saying, “I’m telling you stuff and you don’t know what it is… Can I please train you because you don’t know what stuff is?” The boy then realized maybe Google should help him, too, since he “doesn’t even…

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No, Aliens Have Not Built A Three-Sided Pyramid On Mars

Pyramids of Mars is an excellent Doctor Who serial starring Tom Baker… ah, are we not talking about that? No, of course not! That would be pleasant. Yet again we are talking about aliens building pyramids and this time, it’s on another planet. The claim comes from a picture taken by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) over a decade ago, but it is being thrown around once again. “I found a giant three-sided pyramid on Mars in a Gigapan photo today. The pyramid has one smooth side, which is probably…

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Now is the perfect time to catch up with FXX’s bright, bitter ‘You’re the Worst’

Gretchen (Aya Cash) is poised to be a beautiful, blushing bride in Season 5 of 'You're The Worst.'Image: byron cohen/fxx It may be entering its final season, but there’s never been a better time to catch up on You’re The Worst.  FXX’s caustic comedy about has always stood separate from its exhausted genre. If TV shows about friends muddling through early adulthood gathered at a party, You’re The Worst would be the clique in the corner, throwing back tequila shots and talking shit before starting some real drama. SEE ALSO:…

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This Nintendo Switch/GameCube mod is the pinnacle of gaming

This Nintendo Switch/GameCube mod is so good.Image: littlewolf128 / reddit The GameCube has a timeless design. That iconic, cubic form. That gray front panel that welcomes controllers. The handle on the back for east transport, for some reason. Well, Reddit user Littlewolf128 decided to pay tribute to the 2001 console by modding their Nintendo Switch dock to look like a spice orange GameCube. It looks so good. Gamecube Nintendo Switch Dock I made. from NintendoSwitch SEE ALSO: An engineer designed two Nintendo Switch controller adapters to help make gaming more…

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Warren to visit Puerto Rico as administration considers diverting hurricane funds to border wall

Washington (CNN)Sen. Elizabeth Warren is planning to travel to Puerto Rico next week, marking her first visit to the Caribbean island as a presidential hopeful at a moment of heightened political sensitivity around a Trump administration proposal to divert hurricane relief funding for the island toward the controversial border wall. A US official told CNN the Pentagon was asked to provide lists of unspent funds, including those earmarked for civil works projects that are part of disaster recovery in Puerto Rico, Texas, California, Florida and elsewhere. “Mexico won’t pay for…

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