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LSU puts up new fence to protect ‘Mike the Tiger’ from the coronavirus

Louisiana State University is doing its part to ensure humans don’t expose its beloved tiger mascot to Covid-19. The university erected an extra pedestrian barrier around the habitat for “Mike the Tiger.” The well-being of Baton Rouge’s precious Bengal tiger has always been a top priority, but concern grew after a 4-year-old tiger named Nadia…MORE

A YouTube gamer helped raise nearly $660,000 in 12 hours for Covid-19 relief efforts

A multi-platform digital fundraiser hauled in more than $1.7 million for Covid-19 relief on Tuesday, World Health Day. The #HopeFromHome livestream brought together entertainers, influencers, gamers and other creators across platforms including YouTube, Facebook Twitter and TikTok to benefit three global charities. Se├ín McLoughlin, a London-based Irish YouTube creator and the face behind the Jacksepticeye…MORE

Family members get into a fight when one accuses the other of hiding toilet paper

Family members get into a fight when one accuses the other of hiding toilet paper

A family in California experienced firsthand the effects of the toilet paper shortage — but their experience turned violent in their own home. A 26-year old Saugus resident was arrested and charged with battery Tuesday after a dispute over the family’s stockpile. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department spokeswoman Shirley Miller told CNN deputies responded to…MORE

Waffle House sold out of its waffle mix online in just four hours

Waffle House sold out of its waffle mix online in just four hours

Sorry Waffle House fans, you may have to get your breakfast fix elsewhere — for now. The popular restaurant chain, which like many closed its stores due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, announced Wednesday that it sold out of bags of its waffle mix just four hours after they became available for purchase. The restaurant…MORE