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Snoop Dogg gets his Walk of Fame star Monday

Snoop Dogg gets his Walk of Fame star Monday

Eric Ray Davidson/TBS(LOS ANGELES) — Snoop Dogg gets his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame this Monday, November 19. The 47-year-old rapper, actor, philanthropist, producer, game show host and stoner icon — born Calvin Broadus Jr. — will receive the 2,651st star, located right in front of where they record ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! …

Music News

Billy Joel welcomes Bryan Adams, pays tribute to Aretha at latest Madison Square Garden concert

Billy Joel welcomes Bryan Adams, pays tribute to Aretha at latest Madison Square Garden concert

Myrna M. Suarez/Getty ImagesBilly Joel played the latest installment of his ongoing monthly residency at New York’s Madison Square Garden on Thursday night, and the concert featured a guest appearance by a famous Canadian rocker, as well as a special tribute to the Queen of Soul. DigitalJournal.com reports that during show’s encore segment, Billy welcomed…

Health News

Officials investigating 252 possible cases of polio-like illness AFM

Officials investigating 252 possible cases of polio-like illness AFM

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Officials are now investigating 252 cases of possible acute flaccid myelitis (AFM), including 90 confirmed cases in 27 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The number of cases under investigation by the CDC is up 33 from last week, and the number of confirmed cases rose by 10,…

‘Make-a-Wish’ wishes decrease trips to hospital for sick children: Study

‘Make-a-Wish’ wishes decrease trips to hospital for sick children: Study

iStock/ThinkstockBY: DR. JOHANNA KREAFLEA recent study from the Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio shows that participation in the Make-A-Wish program may give children better quality of life and reduce hospital visits and healthcare costs.Patients who received a wish were 2.5 times more likely to have fewer unplanned hospital admissions and 1.9 times more likely…