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An 18-Year-Old Woman Was Shot In The Head — But Saved By Her Weave!

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You can say that Chantal Hammontree just had a very good hair day. That's because her weave protected her from getting shot in the back of the head!

Seriously!

Chantal was getting a ride to her home in East Chatham, Chicago, from her girlfriend, and as she was about to get out of the car, someone shot at her through the back window!

The bullet hit Chantal, but bounced off because of her weave, protecting her from any severe damage. The 18-year-old was taken to a nearby hospital, but stayed conscious the entire time.

While the cops aren't necessarily sure whether the bullet was stopped by the weave or if Chantal was simply lucky, Chantal's family is convinced. Watch what her uncle, Randy Berry, had to say about the shooting!

Ch-ch-check it out (below)!

Blake Lively Set To FINALLY Launch Lifestyle Website This Month! Will You Be Visiting?

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What great news! Blake Lively's lifestyle website is set to debut this month!

We've been hearing about it for so long that we've got some great expectations for it! And we bet Blake is feeling pressure to deliver!

The blog's main focus will be to sell "curated fashionable items" made by artisans and chosen by Blake herself, but there will also be videos starring the actress. And knowing how much she enjoys cooking, there may even be some recipes or cooking tutorials!

Blake said:

Watch A Pilot Narrowly Avoid A Crash With ANOTHER AIRPLANE In This Frightening New Video!

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A fear of flying is normal. A fear of landing, on the other hand, is not something most passengers have to experience.

But that's not true for the riders aboard two airplanes that just barely avoided a crash at El Prat Airport in Barcelona this past weekend.

A Russian UTair plane was just a few hundred feet from arriving from an almost 2,000 mile flight, when an Aerolineas Argentinian Airbus pulled onto the runway directly in the Russian plane's path!

If it wasn't for some fast thinking by the Russian pilots, who knows how many casualties there might have been on both flights!

Watch the pulse-raising video of the near miss below!

Ch-ch-check it out …AFTER THE JUMP!!!

You're NEVER Going To Want To Ride A Roller Coaster Again After You Hear What Happened To These 25 People At Six Flags!!

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Please give us a second, because this is TERRIFYING!

Yesterday, more than two dozen Six Flags park-goers were stuck midair on a roller coaster for almost an hour!

The ride called 'Ninja' at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, CA apparently halted after a tree branch became lodged in the track.

4 of the thrill-seekers were treated with minor injuries, and the ride is still closed today while it undergoes maintenance.

According to the Six Flags website:

"The whole ride sits high on Samurai Hill, overlooking all of Six Flags Magic Mountain, but there’s not much time to enjoy the view. As you shoot down the snake-like steel track you’ll grip the hillsides, slicing through the landscape. Ninja pivots with precision as you narrowly miss tagging land and water, whipping around at 55 miles per hour."

The above description clearly must have been just a suggestion, seeing as the car did NOT 'narrowly miss tagging land,' it in fact hit the tree line just fine.

Check out footage of the horrifying incident, as well as eyewitness reports …AFTER THE JUMP!!!

Mugshot Stud Jeremy Meeks Didn't Start The Revolution! 7 Ways Orange Is The New Black Is Changing The Way Society Views Criminals

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Have you watched this show yet?

Much like Jeremy Meeks and his piercing blue eyes, Netflix's hit original series Orange Is The New Black is SMOKING HOT right now!

Based off the real-life accounts of Piper Kerman, the show follows Piper (as portrayed by Taylor Schilling) and her journey through prison as she does time for her involvement in drug trafficking. Once inside the walls, we then meet a bouquet of characters, all with their own stories to blossom throughout the series.

Real-life Piper, having completed her sentence and still appalled by what she saw behind bars, now fights for justice reform as the series' characters play their own part in change.

Through these fictionalized accounts, viewers are beginning to learn more about America's justice system and how convicted criminals can't all be clumped in the same stereotypical boat.

See what we've learned thanks to #OITNB …AFTER THE JUMP!!!