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Pooping in a Spacesuit is Just as Crappy as it Sounds

Among all the other issues astronauts have when they go to space, one of the biggest ones seems to be going to the bathroom.

When astronauts travel to space they can be stuck in their spacesuit for hours on end, sometimes days, and without gravity, using the john can be a tricky situation...

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Mourners And NHL Fans Attend Gordie Howe Visitation In Detroit
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Michigan’s 2016 Most Frequent Google Search Is SO Michigan

Estately.com has released its state by state list of the most searched items for 2016.

And of course, Michigan's most searched term honored the man who knew how to put the biscuit in the basket.

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You Can Track Santa Online With NORAD

Once again this year, NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command) will be tracking Jolly Ol’ St. Nick.

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Amazon Brings 1,500 Jobs To Michigan

Good news for Michigan,Tuesday, as Amazon announced their plans to open a distribution center in Livonia, just outside of Detroit.

The opening of the distribution center will create up to 1,500 job openings in the state...

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Beware Of These 10 Common Holiday Scams

Tis’ the season for shopping, needing money and giving money, and scammers know it!

Each year with more of our lives going on, online, it’s becoming easier for scammers to get rich off our holiday spirit...

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Spain's Postal Service Correos Faces Its Busiest Days Of The Year As It Celebrates Its Third Centenary
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Don’t Miss These Shipping Cutoff Dates If You Want Your Christmas Gift To Arrive On Time

There’s no doubt a lot of people are procrastinators (I definitely am!) when it comes to holiday shopping, and that’s all well and good if you plan to head to the store to make your purchases.

But if you’re someone who likes to shop for gifts online, time is running out for you to make your purchases and get them in time to put them under the tree on Christmas day.

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Uber Experiments With Driverless Cars
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Michigan Passes Law Allowing Driverless Cars Without Steering Wheels Or Pedals

The Michigan Senate passed a series of bills that will allow autonomous cars on the road without drivers being present in the car.  The bills overturn a previous law from 2013 that requires a backup driver to be present in an autonomous car...

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Watch 30 Years Of Development In Grand Rapids With Google Earth’s Time Lapse Feature

Grand Rapids has come a long way in the last 30 years.  The city has grown in size and scope and has had a downtown revival as of late.  The city continues to grow and always seems to be on the top of lists that highlight great cities in America...

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Cyber Attack On South Korea Traced To China
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Michigan is the 8th Worst State For Identity Theft and Fraud, Here Are Four Tips to Avoid it Happening to You

With December being National Identity Theft Prevention and Awareness Month the free credit-monitoring website WalletHub today released its in-depth analysis that identifies 2016’s States Most Vulnerable to Identity Theft & Fraud.

Michigan did not do well.

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Are You Ready For Self-Driving Cars? – Legislation Makes It’s Way To Governor Rick Snyder’s Desk [Poll]

It may still seem like it will be years and years before self-driving cars become a common occurrence on the road, but Michigan legislators are already hoping to pass legislation to allow these automated cars on the road...

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Text Connie & Curtis!

You can text our show!  Yup, that's right, you have a brand new friend to text every morning!  It's super easy, all you have to do is text the same number you would use to call in to the show...

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How Many Foreign Countries Can Fit Into Michigan?

SelfStorage.com asked this question: if Michigan were a storage facility, how many countries could we hold, one at a time?

More than you would think. England fits into Michigan. So does Ireland. 

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