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Chocolate Lovers To Get A Sticker Shock With Rise In Hershey Co. Prices

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Hold steady chocolate lovers! You’re about to see a price hike in your candy and other foods. The number one U.S. candy producer Hershey Co. is raising its chocolate prices in response to a rising price cocoa market that’s starting to hit the company’s profits. It’s the first increase in three years. The company said […]

July 20th, 2014 | Posted in Business,Featured,New | Read More »

Star Confirms Nickelodeon Hit Show Sam & Cat Is Cancelled

Nickelodeon’s hit show Sam & Cat has been officially cancelled. That’s the word from actress Ariana Grande, who played Cat. The show, which was supposed to have 40 episodes in its first season, was prematurely cancelled and will only have 36 episodes. The series finale is set for July 17. The 21-year-old Grande confirmed the […]

July 15th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment,New | Read More »

Jimmy Graham/Saints Close To Contract Agreement

There are multiple reports that Jimmy Graham and the Saints are nearing a contract agreement that will make Graham the highest-paid NFL tight end, although no terms have been revealed as of yet. Jimmy Graham recently put in an appeal for an arbitrator’s ruling that said Graham was a tight end, not wide receiver and […]

July 15th, 2014 | Posted in New,Sports | Read More »

Citigroup, Inc. To Pay $7B Settlement For Role In 2008 Financial Disaster

Officials and Citigroup, Inc. said in an effort to settle multiple state and federal government investigations, the company will pay $7 billion in consumer relief and cash regarding its sale of substandard mortgage investments during the subprime housing boom. The company is paying the amount as follows: $4 billion in civil fines and $500 million […]

July 14th, 2014 | Posted in Business,Finance,New | Read More »

Netflix Confirms It’s Not Cancelling Popular Drama Show

It’s all a hoax! For fans of the popular Netflix drama “Orange is the New Black”, the hour and half, on July 11, they learned the show was “cancelled” was excruciating. But, good news fans! Netflix is NOT going to cancel the show! It began when satirical website Empire News posted an article that said […]

July 13th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment,New | Read More »

Clooney Does Not Accept Daily Mail’s Apology For Falsified Article

Despite the Daily Mail’s website apology to George Clooney about the recent story it published in regards to his fiancé’s marriage objecting to their union, Clooney has refused to accept it. In a statement in the USA Today, he said The Mail knew full well the story was false and went ahead and printed it. […]

July 12th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment,New | Read More »

15-Year-Old Shooting Survivor Speaks At Family’s Memorial, Saying She’ll See Her Family Again

Cassidy Stay, the 15-year-old girl and lone survivor of her ex-uncle’s rampage, remembers her parents and siblings in a memorial held Saturday. Stay made her first public appearance after the deadly shooting on Wednesday that took the lives of both her parents and four younger brothers and sisters. Cassidy was also shot in the head […]

July 12th, 2014 | Posted in New | Read More »

Tracy Morgan Files Lawsuit Against Bentonville, Ar. Retail Giant

Comedian Tracy Morgan recently filed a lawsuit against retail giant Wal-Mart over the highway crash that occurred last month, injuring himself and killing a friend and fellow comedian. According to the suit, which was filed in U.S. District Court in New Jersey Thursday, Wal-Mart, based in Bentonville, Ar., was neglectful when one of its tractor-trailer […]

July 12th, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment,New | Read More »

Medicaid Enrollment Numbers Tick Upwards

More Americans are enrolling in the Medicaid program at a quicker pace than what was seen in 2013. That’s according to the Obama administration, which said highlighted the specific progression in states that chose to expand the federal health program to cover the poor under Obamacare. In the first five months of 2014, 6.7 million […]

July 12th, 2014 | Posted in Health,New | Read More »

Haskell “Collapses” In Texas Courtroom Upon Hearing Murder Charges Against Him

When Ronald Lee Haskell was brought before a judge in a Texas courtroom to hear the charges against him on Friday, he fell to the floor – a total opposite of the man who allegedly killed six ex-family members earlier this week. Two law enforcement officers held onto Haskell for roughly 20 seconds before the […]

July 12th, 2014 | Posted in New | Read More »

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