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Baby loves Katy Perry

Fussy baby loves Katy Perry!

There are more than a few fussy-baby-in-a-carseat-gets-happy-when-favorite-song-comes-on-the-radio videos in the YouTubes... (for example). But beat for beat, and bounce for bounce this little girl who has claimed Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' as her jam, is one of the best.

After seeing it Katy even tweeted that this might be inspiration for a new side gig:

Kids react to typewriters

Remember the typewriter? These kids don't

What do you get when you put new humans in front of old technology?

Internet gold.

Taylor Swift sings to Leukemia patient Jordan Nickerson at Boston's Children's Hospital

'YES, YES, YEAH!' Swift strums, sings with 6-year-old

Boston's Children's Hospital was the stage for a very special acoustic performance by Taylor Swift over the weekend!

6-year-old Jordan Nickerson is in the hospital being treated for cancer and his parents say Swift is his favorite singer.

Parents in Columbia County are upset after the State Attorney's Office ruled that a teacher who was paddling their children won't be punished.

Parents cry 'assault' but state says paddling not illegal

A kindergarten teacher in Florida accused of paddling children and putting them in a dark closet will not face any charges.

The state attorney's office says corporal punishment is not illegal in Florida

A statue of a horse stands at the entrance to a P.F. Chang's restaurant on August 4, 2014 in Schaumburg, Illinois. P.F. Chang's China Bistro Ltd. said today that the company experienced a data breach involving customers' credit and debit card information which affected 33 restaurants in 16 states, including the Schaumburg, Illinois location.

33 P.F. Chang's restaurants hit by data breach

If you've recently eaten at P.F. Chang's China Bistro, you might need to double-check your bank statements.

Rick Federico, CEO of P.F. Chang's, announced Monday a hacker may have stolen data from credit and debit cards used at 33 restaurants. He said the security compromise has been contained and the restaurant chain has been processing card data securely since June 11, 2014.

Jurors have been hearing defense witnesses for Theodore Wafer, the 55-year-old Dearborn Heights man charged with second-degree murder in the death of Renisha McBride last fall.

Tearful testimony in Detroit 'porch shooting' trial

A man accused of murder in Detroit told jurors he was scared for his life when he shot and killed a young woman on his porch.

Theodore Wafer testified yesterday that he grabbed his gun when he heard banging on his door in the middle of the night last year.

Convicted killer Jodi Arias in court for her resentencing.

Life in her hands: Arias will be own attorney

Jodi Arias will represent herself and try to persuade a jury not to give her the death penalty when her new sentencing trial gets underway in September.

Arias appeared in court Monday to provide an oral motion to act as her own attorney. Arizona Judge Sherry Stephens, however, warned Arias against self-representation when making her ruling on the matter, according to Vincent Funari, public information officer for the Superior Court of Arizona.

The entrance to Mount Sinai Hospital August 4, 2014 in New York after officials announced a male patient who recently traveled to West Africa is being tested for the ebola virus.

Daily speed feed: Tuesday, August 5, 2014

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

New York patient being tested for Ebola (CNN)
- "Odds are this is not Ebola," a hospital official in New York City says

Rick Fox dances the Argentine Tango on the set of Morning Express with Robin Meade

Rick Fox gets down with Robin Meade

He is a 3-time NBA Champion, an actor, a producer, a sportscaster, a father and... a fan of the Argentine tango?

Rick Fox and his million watt smile joined Morning Express with Robin Meade as a guest host this morning, and as someone who doesn't make a habit of being on live TV starting at 6 a.m., he came up with some unique ways to keep his energy up during the commercial breaks!

Zach Brown's potato salad Kickstarter campaign raised over $55,000

Potato salad Kickstarter earns $55,000!

Remember the potato-salad Kickstarter guy? 

Zach Brown became a social media phenomenon after he asked for $10 on Kickstarter to make potato salad

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