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Another study finds intermittent fasting for weight loss may backfire

Fasting, including intermittent fasting, has been linked to many potential health benefits, including lower blood pressure, improved brain health, and similar. However, more controversy exists when it comes to fasting for weight loss, a controversy that has expanded with a new study published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
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Fortnite Concept Royale contest will turn two fan concepts into reality

Epic has announced a new contest called Fortnite Concept Royale. The new opportunity will result in two ‘exceptional’ fan concepts being turned into actual in-game outfits, giving creators the chance of bringing their idea to a massive audience. In addition to having their concept turned into an outfit, the two winners will both also get cash rewards.
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Facebook users will soon be able to directly stream podcast episodes

Facebook has alerted podcast creators to an upcoming feature that will enable them to directly and automatically share their new podcast episodes on their Facebook Page. Users will be able to stream the content directly on Facebook, according to the company, and newly added episodes will show up in followers’ news feeds.
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Is excessive heat getting you down? Here are 3 cool hotel pools offering day passes in Las Vegas, Nevada

Summer is shaping up to be an extremely hot one, so we have the perfect way for you to cool down! Why not enjoy a daycation at a hotel or resort pool? Visitors and locals alike can enjoy the pool, spa, and amenities at luxury hotels for the day. Our top three picks in Las Vegas are luxury hotels offering a retreat, they are not noisy dayclubs.

Wizards’ Coaching Search Will Be ‘Diverse, Robust’

With Scott Brooks officially out as the Wizards’ head coach, his replacement won’t be named quickly. GM Tommy Sheppard said he will conduct a “very diverse, very robust” search, Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN tweets. Sheppard also used the words “thorough” and “inclusive” to describe the search, which suggests that he might give serious consideration to a woman candidate.

Free Fishing Days

This ongoing program runs from Friday, June 18, to Sunday, June 20. Hours are 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. Please note: Wearing a mask is recommended for those who are not fully vaccinated. The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is sponsoring free fishing days to encourage a love of...

Draft Notes: Mamukelashvili, Carr, Champagnie, Figueroa, Cockburn, Sims

Seton Hall’s Sandro Mamukelashvili is scheduled to work out for the Pistons on Thursday, Adam Zagoria of the New York Times tweets. The 6’11” Mamukelashvili already worked out for the Jazz, Thunder and Hornets. He’s currently listed as the No. 56 overall prospect on ESPN’s Best Available list. We have...

Fishing Will County Preserves (Zoom webinar)

***Please note this program is being offered virtually via Zoom.***. Have you ever wondered where the best preserves are to go fishing or what kind of fish you can catch in this area? Join a naturalist for this live Zoom program to find fishing hot spots and learn about common sport fish of Will County. This program will highlight many of the lakes, streams and rivers in the Forest Preserve District. Learn about local fishing ordinances and join the discussion with some local fishing stories of your own.
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Cardi B opens up on her role in ‘Fast & Furious 9’

Mumbai, June 17 (SocialNews.XYZ) American rapper Cardi B is officially joining the "Fast & Furious" franchise in the upcoming ninth film of the series. The rapper opened up about her character Leysa and how she came to be involved with "Fast & Furious 9".
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Farmers Market Nutrition Program Gives North Texans Access to Fresh Produce

Every Wednesday morning, farmers set out their wares in a parking lot in southwest Fort Worth for the Cowtown Farmers Market. "This is the other side of the food bank that people don't see," said Julie Butner, Tarrant Area Food Bank president and CEO. "And that is to provide access so that, as people come out of crisis and can stand on their own, they have access to fresh produce that they can purchase themselves."
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Brother says Fairfield accident victim was “brilliant”

Growing up in Oakland, Martin “Marty” Jefferson Clifton III, 59, was intelligent, friendly and had a heart for others. But when he ran into financial woes that affected his academics he spiraled, his brother, Myron, said, and his addiction to drugs and alcohol eventually led to homelessness. “He was mostly...
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Palos Park Police Warn Of Suspected Ruse Burglary That Targeted Senior

PALOS PARK, Ill. (CBS) — Police in Palos Park on Wednesday were investigating an attempted ruse burglary targeting a senior. At 5 p.m., police said the suspected would-be burglar, a masked man, approached the woman in front of her home in the 9000 block of 119th Street while pretending to be a worker for a road crew on 119th Street. The man claimed he needed “warm water” to prepare for the roadwork, police said.

More of Superior St. opens up to traffic ahead of final reconstruction stretch; businesses react

Superior Street temporarily opened up completely Wednesday evening ahead of Grandma’s Marathon. Superior St. from 1st Ave. W to 3rd Ave W. had previously been closed due to ongoing construction as part of the Superior St. reconstruction project since April. Now the stretch features larger sidewalks, new parking, and other cosmetic and quality of life enhancements like sitting areas.