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Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017 at 09:08 AM CDT

You Can Now Play 'Bae,' 'Hangry' on Words With Friends

Tell your bae or your bestie: The mobile game Words With Friends is adding thousands of pop culture words as part of its largest dictionary update in the game's eight-year history. »

Michael Kors Buying Jimmy Choo for $1.2 Billion

Michael Kors Buying Jimmy Choo for $1.2 Billion

American fashion brand Michael Kors is buying luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo in a deal worth $1.2 billion (896 million pounds). »

Pet-o-nomics: The Cost of Owning a Dog or Cat

Pet-o-nomics: The Cost of Owning a Dog or Cat

Dogs are known to help reduce stress and teach family members lessons in responsibility — but dog ownership demands fiscal responsibility, too. The costs of bringing an animal into your home go far beyond... »

NYers Are Paying $12 to Eat Ice Cream Topped With Insects

Manhattan ice cream shop La Newyorkina has introduced what may be the most unique sundae the city has to offer. The Greenwich Village Mexican ice cream and paleta shop tops its new Happy-Hoppy Sundae with... »

McDonald's Adds Big Mac Onesie to Items it Delivers

McDonald's Adds Big Mac Onesie to Items it Delivers

McDonald's describes the McDelivery Collection as "a selection of fun, fashion forward items you can wear or use whenever and wherever you order." It also includes french fry-themed sweatsuits and sandals... »

Wags to Riches: Rescue Dogs Living the Good Life

Wags to Riches: Rescue Dogs Living the Good Life

Which Instagram celebrity has garnered 2.1 million followers, gone backstage at a Demi Lovato concert, and snapped a picture with Taylor Swift at a Grammy Awards after-party? Marnie the Dog. Instagram-famous... »

Unique Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher Items on Display at Comic-Con

An auction house is showcasing some unique personal items belonging to Debbie Reynolds and her daughter Carrie Fisher. The items will go to auction on Sept. 23. »

Take a Look Inside O.J. Simpson's Former Florida Home

Take a Look Inside O.J. Simpson's Former Florida Home

After his 1995 murder acquittal, O.J. Simpson lived in Miami's Kendall neighborhood for years before he was convicted and sentenced to prison for a 2007 armed robbery attempt in a Las Vegas hotel. »

Fried Chicken Socks? KFC Launches New Clothing Line

"KFC Ltd." is your one-stop shop for such diverse goods as the "Finger Lickin' Good Necklace" and the "TechniColonel T-Shirt." »

Costumes of San Diego Comic-Con 2017

Costumes of San Diego Comic-Con 2017

Sporting spandex, capes, wigs, masks and makeup, fans descended on San Diego Comic-Con International 2017. The 48th annual pop culture and comic book convention is known for inspiring incredible costumes. Here's »

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