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Conn. Health Dept. Criticizes Starbucks' Unicorn Frappuccino

Starbucks' new "Unicorn Frappuccino" has made waves on the internet for its colorful presentation, but a Connecticut health department is trying to draw attention to the large amount of sugar found in the... »

Classic Game Piece Voted Out of Monopoly Board Game

Classic Game Piece Voted Out of Monopoly Board Game

You can still pass "Go" and collect $200 on the Monopoly board, but you soon won't be able to do it with the thimble game piece. Voters have rejected the thimble, an integral part of the game since being added... »

It's a Boy: American Girl Announces 1st Male Doll

It's a Boy: American Girl Announces 1st Male Doll

American Girl is getting its first boy character this season, Today.com reports. Logan Everett, a gray-eyed, brown-haired boy who plays the drums, is an 18-inch doll being released Thursday with Tenney,... »

George Orwell's '1984' is Headed to Broadway

George Orwell's '1984' is Headed to Broadway

The hit London stage adaptation of Orwell's timely novel will premiere on Broadway this summer, in a limited engagement production set to open on June 22 at the Hudson Theatre. »

'Hamilton' Doubles Number of Daily Lottery Tickets

'Hamilton' Doubles Number of Daily Lottery Tickets

The renowned Broadway hit "Hamilton: An American Musical" has doubled the number of available tickets for its daily lottery. »

For Sale: Bethenny Frankel's $5.25M SoHo Apartment

For Sale: Bethenny Frankel's $5.25M SoHo Apartment

Bethenny Frankel is parting with her luxurious SoHo apartment in New York. The "Real Housewives" star's residence was posted on Tuesday at a whopping $5.25 million. »

I Dough: Domino's Launches Pizza Lovers Wedding Registry

I Dough: Domino's Launches Pizza Lovers Wedding Registry

Forget the fine china. Domino's Pizza has launched a wedding registry site that allows couples to order the pie of their dreams. Domino's spokeswoman Jenny Fouracre says the company launched the site just... »

McDonald's Turns to Chocolate for Shamrock Shake-Up

McDonald's Turns to Chocolate for Shamrock Shake-Up

It's a good day for chocolate-loving leprechauns. This year, McDonald's St. Patrick's Day-themed Shamrock Shakes are coming in a variety of chocolate flavors, the fast food chain announced. »

Hooters Opening Fast-Casual Spinoff Hoots

Hooters Opening Fast-Casual Spinoff Hoots

During the first few weeks of January, “New Year, New Me” became a popular mantra. Hooters seems to have taken the words to heart and made good on its New Year’s resolution. The restaurant chain, known for its... »

Alcohol-Sensing Chip Bags Take on Super Sunday Drunken Driving

Alcohol-Sensing Chip Bags Take on Super Sunday Drunken Driving

The company says the alcohol sensor will turn a symbol on the bag red if alcohol is detected, while staying green if none is. »

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