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MGM National Harbor ready for its Maryland debut

MGM Resorts is about to debut the latest jewel in its casino/resort crown. Designed by HKS Hospitality Group, the $1.4 billion, 22-acre MGM National Harbor officially opens Thursday, marking the company’s first foray into the Washington, D.C., area. Located on…

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2016

Thanksgiving Day is around the corner and besides counting your blessings and crowding around the holiday Turkey, there are several other traditions that occur on this day including the well-known Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. One thing that won’t happen during…

Oscar Winning Actor, Philip Seymour Hoffman Dies at 46

The Oscar-winning actor, Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead at his New York apartment earlier today at the age of 46. A police spokesman said investigators found Hoffman with a syringe in his arm and recovered two small plastic bags…

Chinese don’t call it Chinese New Year

Chinese Lunar New Year has the longest chronological record in history. In 2600 BC, Emperor Huang Ti introduced the first cycle of the Chinese zodiac. The Chinese lunar calendar is annual, beginning at sunset on the day of the second…

Standley Lake High School student sets himself on fire

A 16-year-old boy was suffered burns over 80 percent of his body after he set himself on fire inside a suburban Denver high school during an apparent suicide bid on Monday, police said. Westminster police department spokeswoman Cheri Spottke said…

Missing Person Alert: Leanne Hecht Bearden Goes Missing After Walk

Leanne Hecht Bearden, 33, went missing Friday in the early afternoon, and police are encouraging the public to provide any information.  Bearden, last seen there leaving her in-laws’ home for a walk Friday, her family and friends still are struggling…

Missing 13-year-old girl found dead in California park

Fairfield police say they have all their resources working on the case of a 13-year-old girl whose body was found in a park in the Northern California city. A passerby discovered the girl’s naked body a little before 7 a.m.…

Deep-sea filmmakers killed in Australia helicopter crash

American cinematographer Michael deGruy, 60, and Ausrtralian TV writer-producer Andrew Wight, 52, were killed when their helicopter crashed shortly after takeoff from an airstrip south of Sydney on Saturday, according to National Geographic. Police did not release the victims identities…

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Sales Blocked in Europe

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 which launched in Britain and other parts of Europe last week might be seeing itself pulled from the shelves soon, and not from buyers. Apple has claimed that Samsung’s Galaxy line of smart phones and…

Catherine Zeta-Jones Never Complained to Michael

The 66-year-old, Michael Douglas, said his brush with death has made him more appreciative of his “incredible” Welsh wife Catherine Zeta-Jones. “She’s doing fine. She’s been back working on her movie in Louisiana and she’s feeling great. Catherine’s a very…