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Canadian Wildfires Causing Haze–and Spectacular Sunsets for the Rockford Area

That campfire-ish scent that was wafting through the stateline last week has been chalked up to Canadian wildfires, and now another side-effect of those wildfires, this time visual, is here in the form of really cool, colorful sunsets.

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NBA Finals Causes Lockdown at Cook County Jail

It wasn't due to an escape, or even an escape attempt. It wasn't because of a riot or a massive fight in the cafeteria, either. The Cook County Jail recently experienced a lockdown because of the NBA Finals. It seems that over 300 guards (317, to be exact) called in "sick" so they could stay home to watch Game 7 between the Cavs and the Warriors.

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Referee and Trainer Brawl During Hockey Game

In hockey, there's nothing new about a fight breaking out. It happens all the time. To be fair, it's almost always player against player (and sometimes the crowd is part of the mix)...

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Dramatic Helicopter Rescue at Ski Resort

As anyone who listens to the Riley and Scot Show knows, we are big fans and admirers of first responders. Those men and women who run (or, in this case, fly) toward dangerous situations, no matter the time, day, or weather, deserve our endless respect and support...

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Super Squirrel Leaps Off 21 Story Building

This Canadian squirrel is deserving of your respect.

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Steakhouse Protesters Fail to Inspire Patrons

Regardless of where you stand on the issue of meat consumption (vegan or vegetarian, rare or medium-well), you may agree after watching the video below that this was not what one would call a successful protest...

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This Will Probably Make Your Hands Sweat

Are you familiar with "slacklining?" I'll admit that up until this morning, I wasn't. But, now that we've got a potential new world record, and some crazy video of the attempt, I've become familiar enough with it to tell you there's absolutely no way I'm ever doing it...

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3 Hour Canadian Tornado Might be World’s Longest

(Warning, some language is NSFW)

You might be looking at a record-setting tornado. The huge tornado that ripped through Manitoba on Monday was on the ground for almost 3 hours, and miraculously, no one was killed...

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Canadian Man Wins Lottery After Being Struck By Lightning

It's often said your odds of being struck by lightning are better than winning the lottery. But now we know the odds of having BOTH happen in a lifetime...

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It's not a new idea, but, to be fair, it's not like there are hundreds of folks lining up to do it, either. Start with a lawn chair, add a hundred or so helium filled balloons, have a seat, cut the rope, and get ready for (some sort of) adventure...

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