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Chicago Coffee Guru Crushed To Death By His Own Brewing Machine At Charity Event

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Jim Karr was crushed to death by his own coffee machine at a Chicago charity event.

Chicago coffee expert Jim Karr died this weekend when he was crushed by his very own brewing machine at a charity event.

The 48-year-old was attempting to pack up his commercial-grade coffee maker after the Bike The Drive event on Sunday when he lost his balance and was killed by the one of the things he loved most in the world.

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Westboro Baptist Church Founder, Fred Phelps Sr., Dies At The Age Of 84

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The Westboro Baptist Church, well known for their protests outside of funerals and concerts and their anti-gay views, lost their founder, Fred Phelps late Wednesday evening.

The former pastor died at the age of 84 in Kansas.

Three of Fred's children confirmed of his passing, with his son, Timothy, and daughter, Shirley, announcing the news to local media outlets in town.

The former pastor's estranged son, Nathan, broadcasted on Facebook that his father was on the edge of death at a hospice in Topeka this past Saturday.

[Image via AP Images.]

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A Very Vegan Super Bowl! NY's MetLife Stadium To Offer Vegan Choices This Sunday!

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Vegan options will totally be available at Super Bowl XLVIII!!

Are you ready for some vegan football?!

…vegan football?

Does that mean the football is made of pleather instead of real leather or something??

Nope! It means that vegan football fans will have some tasty options at the Super Bowl this year!!

A Seattle-based company, Field Roast Grain Meat, is going to have a pop up stand at MetLife Stadium and they'll be serving

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Fleetwood Mac Founder And Bass Player John McVie Diagnosed With Cancer; Band Cancels Tour Dates

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It's been a pretty rough weekend for rock n' roll with the sad news of the passing of punk icon Lou Reed Sunday morning.

But the industry took another big hit when Fleetwood Mac revealed that one of their founding members and bass player John McVie was diagnosed with cancer.

The legendary band broke the news on their Facebook page and said they would be canceling their upcoming 14 tour dates in Australia in New Zealand while he undergoes treatment.

They wrote:

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Digg Founder Saves His Dog By Throwing Raccoon Down Stairs!!

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We could never condone violence against any living creature.

We don't even like violence against non-living things!

But when your doggy is being attacked and needs your help, you do what you gotta do.

That's exactly what happened when Kevin Rose, the founder of Digg and partner at Google Ventures, found his dog, Toaster, being attacked by a raccoon!!

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