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More than 350 elephants are dying in Botswana under mysterious circumstances, according to local conservationists. The mysterious deaths have occurred in the past three months. *WARNING: This article contains graphic images. Proceed with caution.*
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Study Shows That COVID-19 Can Take Control of a Cell and Force It to Grow 'Tentacle-Like Appendages'

Researchers have been trying to learn everything they can about the novel coronavirus, otherwise known as COVID-19. A team led by scientists from the University of California released new information from a study published on June 28 in the Journal Cell, and what they shared is, in a word, terrifying.

World
Children Are Feeling the Stress of COVID-19 – And It's Negatively Impacting Their Mental Health, Study Says

The mental impact the coronavirus pandemic and change in daily life has had on children is being looked at by experts and researchers who have found both short- and long-term effects.

Wellness
VIDEO: Family on Boat Saves Bear From Drowning

A Wisconsin family boating on a lake in Chippewa County came across a black bear with its head stuck inside a plastic container. It was struggling to stay above water. So they saved it.

Lifestyle
Disney's Plan to Refresh Splash Mountain Receives Mixed Response

Disney released a plan to convert Splash Mountain into a "Princess and the Frog" themed ride, and fan opinions are divided.

Travel
4 Innovative Ways to Cut a Watermelon, According to Instagram

I don't know what you think, but one of the worst parts about eating watermelon is having to cut it up first. Here are four simple ways to carve and serve summer's most awkward fruit, thanks to the foodies on Instagram.

Food & Drink
5 Safety Tips for a Beach Day with Your Doggo

Having your pooch by your side when you're lounging at the beach sounds like the perfect day, but consider these safety tips first.

Wellness
Essentials for Grilling Out This Summer

To get your grill on, you'll need a few essentials: a grill, a cooler, and food. You're welcome.

Home & Garden
New Music Review: Top 5 Songs of the Week, June 28–July 4

It's our weekly song review! Check out what new songs have just debuted!

Entertainment
Recipes: All-American Eats to Make Sure Your 4th of July Is a Banger!

To help you get ready for your holiday meal, we've gathered the ultimate list of tasty recipes for an all-American celebration.

Recipes
Is This 'Outdoor Desk' Hack Brilliant or Bizarre?

A recent trend we have seen making the rounds and generating some interesting conversation on social media is the low-tech "outdoor desk." Essentially, this is just a cardboard box flipped on its side to create a makeshift cubicle.

Home & Garden
Netflix Movie Review: 'Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga'

If you're looking for something to help ease the void of Eurovision, Netflix has just the cure: "Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga." Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams star as Lars Erickssong and Sigrit Ericksdottir, a pair of Icelandic singers (aka Fire Saga) who have always dreamed of performing at the competition.

Film
Microsoft to Close All Retail Stores to Focus on Digital Sales and Support

Microsoft retail is officially transitioning to the digital space as all but four physical locations around the world close for good.

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More Than 350 Elephants in Botswana Die From Mysterious Causes

More than 350 elephants are dying in Botswana under mysterious circumstances, according to local conservationists. The mysterious deaths have occurred in the past three months. *WARNING: This article contains graphic images. Proceed with caution.*

World
4th of July Safety Tips: How to Stay Safe This Holiday

Celebrate America's birthday with these important safety tips.

National News
Recipe: Summer Peach Crumble

Make the most of sweet, juicy peaches with this simple recipe for a classic crumble. Serve it with ice cream, or enjoy it on your own, but don't let summer pass you by without baking one!

Recipes
'Hamilton' Film Will Stream on Disney+ Starting on July 3

The long-promised, long-awaited Hamilton film of the original Broadway production from 2016 will actually be released to the Disney+ streaming service 15 months earlier than its original theater release date of October 15, 2021.

Film
DIY Home Movie Theater on a Budget

Who needs to go out when you can have a movie night in? With the following inexpensive tips and ideas we've listed below, you'll be able to bring a bit of the theater to your living room.

Home & Garden
Children Are Feeling the Stress of COVID-19 – And It's Negatively Impacting Their Mental Health, Study Says

The mental impact the coronavirus pandemic and change in daily life has had on children is being looked at by experts and researchers who have found both short- and long-term effects.

Wellness
Coronavirus Is Making People on Dating Apps Genuinely Nicer

Amidst COVID-19 and social distancing guidelines, more single people are using dating apps. According to Tinder officials, the situation has even caused users to be nicer to each other.

Local Culture
Red, White, and Boozy: 7 Must-Have Cocktails for Fourth of July

Celebrate the Fourth of July in the most American way possible: alcohol. The following cocktails are must-haves at any Independence Day party, so raise a glass to the ol' U.S. of A!

Recipes
New Gucci Vogue Italia Campaign Features a Model With Down's Syndrome

Ellie Goldstein makes history in captivating photographs.

Style
How to Keep Kids Safe From Ticks

Wellness
Study Shows That COVID-19 Can Take Control of a Cell and Force It to Grow 'Tentacle-Like Appendages'

Researchers have been trying to learn everything they can about the novel coronavirus, otherwise known as COVID-19. A team led by scientists from the University of California released new information from a study published on June 28 in the Journal Cell, and what they shared is, in a word, terrifying.

World
VIDEO: Family on Boat Saves Bear From Drowning

A Wisconsin family boating on a lake in Chippewa County came across a black bear with its head stuck inside a plastic container. It was struggling to stay above water. So they saved it.

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National Articles
Bandimere Speedway at Odds With Jeffco's 175-Limit on Outdoor Events

Due to its sheer size, the track has a capacity of seating 23,500 spectators at a single time; however, Bandimere Speedway has recently come under fire by Jeffco Public Health for exceeding the maximum of 175 people for outdoor events, as outlined in the guidelines by the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment.

Local News
7 People Who Need to Admit They Need a Personal Trainer

So you've decided that you're ready to hit the gym to shed some holiday weight and get into better fitness habits, which is great! Before you put on your gym clothes, though, allow us to provide a few words of caution when you pick up those dumbbells or jump on the elliptical.

Wellness
Colorado Man Survives Terrifying Rollover Accident on Wolf Creek Pass

A Colorado man’s life has been irrevocably changed after a terrifying truck accident last week. A GoFundMe has been set up by a friend to help cover some of the medical bills and lost income.

Local News
Red Rocks Reopens With Fitness Events, Virtual Concerts

If you've been bummed about the cancellations and postponements of concerts at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, well, we've got some good and bad news for you—the good news is that the concert venue is once again open for various fitness events; the bad news is that in-person concerts are not gonna be a thing just yet.

Attractions
Is It Haunted? Look Out for the Spirits of Maryland's Atlantic Hotel!

Berlin's Atlantic Hotel may have some guests that never left!

Local Culture
7 Weird Country Songs About Cars and Trucks

Country music gets us in the heart. Then again, it can get weird. Let’s take a drive through the rural refrains of some of country’s weirdest car and truck (and maybe a tractor) songs.

Entertainment
The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile Turns 84 This Year

Yes, Oscar Meyer Wienermobile, that famous hot dog-shaped automobile, is still making the rounds in the U.S.

Attractions
7 Weird, Wacky, and Downright Kooky Sites to See in New Jersey

Are you ready for a road trip to some of New Jersey’s weirdest and wackiest sites? Let’s get going!

Travel
5 Tips to Make the Best of Economic Downturns

COVID-19 has done a number on the global economy in more ways than one. Industries of all types have felt the sting of shutdowns, new government regulations, and customers who can no longer patronize their businesses. With millions of Americans out of work and more hiring freezes than you can shake a stick at, it makes a lot of us ask, "Now what?"

Business
Coming Soon: 2 Drive-In Movie Theaters in the DC Area!

Cure your quarantine blues with drive-in movies from Events DC and Union Market.

Local News
Celebrate the Fourth of July With a Black Hawk Helicopter Flyover in Colorado Springs

The Fort Carson-based 4th Infantry Division will perform the flyovers on Saturday in celebration of Independence Day! The flyovers will start at approximately 6:55 p.m. and will last until 9 p.m. on Saturday and will be followed by fireworks displays.

Events
List of Gyms That Are Permanently Closed in Denver

Gyms across Denver are (finally) beginning to open, however, some won't get that chance. We've put together a list of the gyms that have shuttered their doors permanently due to the financial repercussions of the coronavirus pandemic.

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