Well, you guys, it's here: Colton Underwood's season of The Bachelor has officially arrived, and yes, the drama is already simmering. The 23rd season of the dating reality show premiered on Monday night, bringing with it plenty of awkward introductions filmed in some of the contestants' hometowns;...

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Fans of the Shadow and Bone book series should probably sit down for a second, because we have big news: the story is being adapted for a TV show on Netflix! The streaming giant has officially greenlighted an eight-episode series based on Leigh Bardugo's bestselling Shadow and Bone and Six of Crows...

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Congress approves back pay — eventually — for furloughed federal employees

President Trump is expected to approve back pay for those sent home because of the partial government shutdown, once they go back to work.

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Which Wolves players stand to benefit most under Ryan Saunders?

Welcome to the Friday edition of The Cooler, where it's always a good idea to get a running start when jumping to conclusions. Let's get to it: *Ryan Saunders has been a head coach in the NBA for 48 minutes of game time, and in that 119-117 Wolves victory he was without two important players —...


Congress Approves Backpay For Federal Workers Affected By Government Shutdown

Trump needs to sign the legislation, but it seems like federal workers will eventually get any paychecks they've missed.

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Airlines waive fees, cancel flights for Winter Storm Gia

Airlines waived fees and canceled flights from storm forecast to spread snow from the Rockies through the Midwest and – eventually – the Mid-Atlantic.         

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2018 Vikings grades: Safety Harrison Smith leads a deep secondary

The Vikings defense became the NFL's first since the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the 1998 and 1999 seasons to force the fewest passing touchdowns in back-to-back seasons. Historical success wasn't uninterrupted. Early hiccups and an infusion of young talent for ailing starters led to the ninth-most...


President Trump is expected to approve back pay for those sent home because of the partial government shutdown, once they go back to work.

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Rent is getting ready to be shared with a whole new generation through Fox's live production later this month. While the Broadway musical first opened in 1996, it was eventually turned into a film in 2005, starring a handful of the original cast members. As Fox gets ready to adapt the memorable...

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Murray gave everything to keep pace with tennis' greatest ever generation. Perhaps then it was no surprise he eventually broke himself trying

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Backpacker discovers strange ‘alien’ creature in Australia

Guy Shlomi shared footage of a bizarre creature he discovered while backpacking in Lake Bolac, Australia. After footage of the animal was posted online, the mystery eventually was solved.

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Who is Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters? Everything to Know About Tim Tebow's Wife-To-Be

Former Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters will soon be hearing wedding bells after Tim Tebow popped the question to her this week. The former NFL quarterback proposed to Nel-Peters, 23, at sunset on Wednesday at his family’s farm outside of Jacksonville, Florida, PEOPLE exclusively revealed....

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