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Irene Cara, Oscar-winning singer and actress, dies at 63

Irene Cara, known for singing the title tracks to "Fame" and "Flashdance," has died, her publicist announced on Saturday. Cara, a New York native, was 63. "It is with profound sadness that on behalf of her family I announce the passing of Irene Cara," read the statement on Cara's Twitter page posted by her publicist, Judith A. Moose. "The Academy Award winning actress, singer, songwriter and producer passed away in her Florida home."
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Dogecoin Unleashed And Running As Meme Coin Spikes About 20% Since Start Of Week: What's Going On

The cryptocurrency market was largely quiet this week, although a few coins did see solid upside. Doge is trading well off its early May 2021 record level amid risk aversion. Risk appetite has perked up in the financial markets amid hopes of a Fed pivot. Cryptocurrencies, however, have been lagging, with the exception of a few coins. Dogecoin DOGE/USD was an outperformer among the top cryptocurrencies this week.

Woman killed, boy, 14, shot in Far South Side drive-by shooting

CHICAGO — A woman was killed and a boy was injured in a drive-by shooting in the city’s Jeffery Manor neighborhood Saturday night. The 42-year-old woman and 14-year-old boy were walking through a parking lot at the 2300 block of East 100th Street around 8:24 p.m. in the Jeffery Manor neighborhood when a black SUV approached them and an unknown individual fired shots at them.

GAMEDAY 411: Ravens at Jaguars

• Riding a four-game winning streak, the Baltimore Ravens (7-3) travel to battle the Jacksonville Jaguars (3-7) at TIAA Bank Field (1 p.m. kickoff). Baltimore is 4-1 on the road this season, winning at the NY Jets, New England, Tampa Bay and New Orleans. Jacksonville is 2-3 at home and is coming off its Week 11 bye.

Bell stolen from Shreveport Fire and Police memorial

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A bell was stolen from a Louisiana memorial to firefighters and police, which was vandalized several times this year, authorities said. The memorial bell at the Shreveport Police and Fire Memorial was taken sometime between Monday and Wednesday, police said in a statement. The memorial,...

All You Need to Know About Cycling in the Knox County area

We all know how much cycling can do for both our physical and mental health. Whether you’re an avid cyclist, or are just getting to grips with traveling on two wheels, everyone can enjoy the benefits. In Ohio, there has been a huge statewide drive in improving both safety and participation in cycling, with the extension of bike lanes and safety initiatives helping more people to get out on their bikes. If you live in and around the Knox County area, here’s all you need to know about exploring the beautiful county by bike.