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Valentine’s Day is also National Organ Donor Day

National Organ Donor Day

February 14th is not only Valentine’s day, a time to court favor from your sweetheart, its also National Donor Day. National Donor Day was established to bring awareness to what a heart and organ donations can do to save lives. Donate Life, the national non-profit alliance of organ procurement organizations, and Marco’s Pizza have partnered to raise awareness about this…

Grammys 2017: Adele and Beyoncé’s big moments

(CNN)Adele swept the top honors at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards, but the night was shared with Beyoncé. Adele went home with five total awards, including album of the year for “25.” Beyoncé won two, including best music video for “Formation” and best urban contemporary album for “Lemonade.” The two superstars each provided stellar performances. Beyoncé, who recently announced she’s…

Prince’s music coming to Spotify this weekend

Prince's music is coming to Spotify.

(CNN) – Most of Prince’s highly acclaimed music, will be available on Spotify this weekend. Spotify confirmed on Friday that Prince’s Warner Bros catalog will be made available. It includes most of the music Prince recorded before 1995, including albums 1999, Purple Rain and Dirty Mind. The catalog will also be available on other streaming services, including Apple music. Prince…

Madonna ‘Overjoyed’ After Adopting Twin Girls from Malawi

  Pop star Madonna has adopted twin girls from Malawi, announcing on social media she was “overjoyed” to bring them into her family. The singer, 58, was granted permission by Malawi’s High Court this week to adopt the twin girls. She posted a photo on Instagram of herself walking along a rural path with the girls, who were wearing identical…

Illegal Gambling Site Let Young Kids Bet via FIFA Video Games

A prominent YouTuber and his business partner have been fined a total of £265,000 ($331,220) for running an illegal gambling website linked to hit video game FIFA that was used by children. Craig Douglas, who goes by the name of NepentheZ on YouTube and has over 1.4 million subscribers on his channel, and his partner Dylan Rigby, ran a service…

Kanye West deletes all tweets defending Trump meeting

Washington (CNN)Kanye West deleted all of his tweets defending his meeting with President Donald Trump sometime between Sunday night and Monday morning. West, who met with Trump at Trump Tower in December, explained his meeting with the then-President-elect in the series of now-deleted tweets amid intense backlash from fans and friends like John Legend. “I wanted to meet with Trump…

Lady Gaga brings message of inclusion to Super Bowl halftime — oh, and drones

(CNN)Lady Gaga’s powerful Super Bowl LI halftime performance didn’t have any of the overt political statements that some people were expecting, but it did have a message about inclusion. The Grammy winner kicked off her fiery halftime show at the top of Houston’s NRG Stadium singing “God Bless America” before transitioning into “This Land Is Your Land.” Then, before Gaga…

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Lady Gaga performed the Pepsi Halftime Show during Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium in Houston, TX last night. A politically vocal artist, lady gaga was predicted to make a political statement, even sparking some people to call for boycotting the halftime show, but Gaga played some of her famous hits like “Just Dance” and “Born This Way,” along with…