Monthly Archives: August 2017

Funeral Director Assures Jewish Family This Headstone Can Withstand Plenty Of Blows From Baseball Bat – The Onion (satire)


The Onion (satire)

Funeral Director Assures Jewish Family This Headstone Can Withstand Plenty Of Blows From Baseball Bat
The Onion (satire)
ROCHESTER, NY—Promising that their loved one's memory would be protected for years to come, local funeral director Richard Newfeld assured a group of Jewish clients Thursday that this headstone could withstand plenty of blows from a baseball bat.

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‘Ball in the Family’ Is an On-Brand Look at LaVar’s Family – The Ringer (blog)


The Ringer (blog)

'Ball in the Family' Is an On-Brand Look at LaVar's Family
The Ringer (blog)
That's LaMelo Ball, not two minutes into the premiere of Ball in the Family, Facebook Watch's reality-TV-esque show on the Ball family, which gives us a chance to do just that—hang with the infamous LaVar Ball. The first two episodes of Ball dropped ...
Review: LaVar, reality TV perfect match in 'Ball in the Family'ESPN (blog)
Highlights of LaVar Ball's Debut Episodes of 'Ball in the Family' Reality ShowBleacher Report
Facebook Debuts Trailer for its Ball Family Reality ShowFortune
CBSSports.com -SB Nation -Facebook -SLAM Online
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Houston Food Bank Opens: Registered Volunteers and Donations Needed – Houston Press


Houston Press

Houston Food Bank Opens: Registered Volunteers and Donations Needed
Houston Press
Crazy as it seems, until today, the Houston Food Bank has not been able to open because of high water surrounding the building, but thankfully it did not endure flooding inside and is finally able to get down to business. The food bank is calling on ...
Scenes from the Houston Food Bank's Harvey Relief EffortsEater Houston

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Family seeks special prosecutor in 2011 fatal shooting by Chicago … – Chicago Tribune


Chicago Tribune

Family seeks special prosecutor in 2011 fatal shooting by Chicago ...
Chicago Tribune
Shortened version of dashcam video of Chicago police responding to a shooting involving Officer Gildardo Sierra and Flint Farmer on June 07, 2011. (Chicago ...

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Be our boba: Bonsai Sushi offers tasty fun – Daily Herald


Daily Herald

Be our boba: Bonsai Sushi offers tasty fun
Daily Herald
But aside from the taste — just throwing that completely aside right now — one thing about sushi that is absolutely impossible to refute is the level of fun. What other kinds of foods come in tiny bite sizes, each decorated beautifully with more ...

4 fun tricks to help you get ahead, from CEOs and other successful people – CNBC


CNBC

4 fun tricks to help you get ahead, from CEOs and other successful people
CNBC
It's easy to think that achieving a big career goal means lots of work and no play. After all, putting in 10,000 hours, the amount of time bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell says it takes to master a skill, sounds awfully daunting. But Dale Carnegie ...

Review: LaVar, reality TV perfect match in ‘Ball in the Family’ – ESPN (blog)


ESPN (blog)

Review: LaVar, reality TV perfect match in 'Ball in the Family'
ESPN (blog)
At least that seems like the goal as Ball and talented sons join the reality TV family pantheon alongside “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” and “The Real Housewives of New York.” But unlike the Kardashians, who never really care about authenticity ...
'Ball in the Family' Is an On-Brand Look at LaVar's FamilyThe Ringer (blog)
Highlights of LaVar Ball's Debut Episodes of 'Ball in the Family' Reality ShowBleacher Report
LaVar Ball and his family are launching a reality show, here's how you can watch itCBSSports.com
Facebook -SLAM Online -ESPN -Variety
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Houston Family Takes in 11 People, 6 Dogs and a Cat Displaced by Hurricane Harvey: ‘We Didn’t Even Hesitate’ – PEOPLE.com


PEOPLE.com

Houston Family Takes in 11 People, 6 Dogs and a Cat Displaced by Hurricane Harvey: 'We Didn't Even Hesitate'
PEOPLE.com
To Nicole Richert, her big, dry Houston house in the midst of Hurricane Harvey meant one thing: opening her door to stranded strangers at a local Shell gas station. On Monday, the 41-year-old children's pastor at Fairfield Baptist Church ferried 11 ...

Family meets newborn that is likely the daughter of homicide victim Savanna Greywind – CBS News


CBS News

Family meets newborn that is likely the daughter of homicide victim Savanna Greywind
CBS News
The family met the child at a Fargo hospital. Greywind's body was discovered by kayakers in the Red River on August 27, wrapped in plastic and duct tape. A preliminary autopsy revealed she was the victim of homicide. Police have not released more ...
Savanna Greywind's family planning funeral, able to see baby Haisley JoValley News Live
Pregnant North Dakota Woman's Mom Shares Heartbreak After Mysterious Killing: 'She Loved Everyone'PEOPLE.com
Pregnant Fargo woman died from homicidal violenceMinneapolis Star Tribune

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Have You Tried This Fun Way To Handle Gender Bias? – Forbes


Forbes

Have You Tried This Fun Way To Handle Gender Bias?
Forbes
A woman's ability to present herself so that she avoids or overcomes the discriminatory consequences of gender stereotypes is often key to her career success. Competence, confidence, hard work, ambition, and grit are all important ingredients in this ...