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Jeanne Moos seeks out 'Ice Bucket Challenge' fails

Ice bucket bloopers

You know those ice bucket challenge videos you're seeing all over your Facebook feed?

They're for a good cause: To raise money to find a cure for ALS.

File photo: Indonesia's resort island of Bali - Emmy Nominees will recieve a Balinese vacation in their 'swag' gift bags this year

Emmy swag tops $50,000

It’s not only an honor just to be nominated – it’s downright swag-a-licious!

2014 Emmy nominees get a free trip to Bali, a $1,500 psychic reading, something called a LIQRpop, a ski vacation, and other goodies in their swag bags. Add it all up and the value of those gifts comes to about $50,000!

Candles lit at the site of Michael Brown's death in Ferguson, MO.

Daily speed feed: Friday, August 22, 2014

Today's must-see, must-share stories as seen on Morning Express with Robin Meade:

Another calm night in Ferguson (CNN)
- Captain Ron Johnson reports that the streets of Ferguson were calm Thursday night

lightning

'I think I just got hit by lightning'

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Belvin Perry

Casey Anthony judge "shocked" by verdict

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Usher

A Salute to the troops from Usher

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John Legend wears "Don't Shoot" t-shirt while performing Marin Gaye's "What's Goin' On" at Hollywood Bowl

John Legend wears 'Don't Shoot' T-shirt on stage

Musician John Legend performed Marvin Gaye's classic album "What's Going On" in its entirety Wednesday night at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.

During the set, Legend reminded the crowd that Gaye's music and social commentary is still relevant today. When Legend took the stage to sing "What's Going On," he sported a black T-shirt under his jacket with the words, "Don't Shoot," printed on it -- a clear reference to the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri nearly two weeks ago.

File photo: High school student arrested for writing a story about killing his neighbor's dinosaur with a gun

Dinosaur threat gets kid arrested?

A teenager says he was arrested for a school assignment where he talked about killing his neighbor's -- dinosaur?

HLN's Robin Meade reports.

Officer to protester: 'I'm going to f**king kill you'

Officer to protester: 'I'm going to f**king kill you'

The police officer who pointed a semi-automatic rifle at protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, this week has been relieved of duty and suspended indefinitely.

According to the St. Louis County Police Department, the police officer is from St. Ann, Missouri. The officer can be seen in the video walking around with his weapon raised and pointing it in the direction of the protesters.

The Helmet wall inside the College Football Hall of Fame and Fan Experience holds over 750 helmets. One for every active college football program.

Hut Hut HIKE! College Football Hall of Fame

This place is a dream come true for any college football fan.

The brand new College Football Hall of Fame and Fan Experience opens this weekend in Downtown Atlanta, Georgia.

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