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Bridget Sharkey


Bridget Sharkey is a freelance writer and ghostwriter. She specializes in lifestyle, beauty, romance/relationships, and sexual health. You can visit her website at

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someone building a snowman
Scripps NewsU.S.

Minnesota man builds impressive 30-foot-tall snowman in his yard

A bull moose named Zilke.
Demy Becker/picture-alliance/dpa/AP ImagesScience and Health

Did you know that moose shed their antlers?

Paris Hilton and husband Carter Reum.
Richard Shotwell/Invision/APEntertainment

Paris Hilton and her husband, Carter Reum, welcome a baby boy

The Amazon logo
Mark Lennihan / APScience and Health

Amazon launches $5-a-month unlimited prescriptions for Prime members

Pregnant woman wiping her nose.
Ute Grabowsky / picture-alliance / dpa / APLife

What's ‘pregnancy nose’? It’s a real thing, caused by hormonal changes

Raspberry Rally cookie
Girl Scouts of the USALife

Girl Scout Cookie season brings new Raspberry Rally flavor

A television remote
Jenny Kane / APLife

New Chatbot Can Haggle With The Cable Company To Lower Your Bill

A person holds a COVID test kit.
Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi / APScience and Health

How To Order Free At-Home COVID Tests Ahead Of The Holidays

Trevor Noah.
Jordan Strauss/Invision/APEntertainment

In Emotional Goodbye To 'Daily Show,' Trevor Noah Thanks Black Women

Adele appears at the Brit Awards 2022 in London on Feb. 8, 2022.
Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP, FileU.S.

Most Mispronounced Words Of 2022 Includes Adele, Edinburgh

Driver in an Amazon delivery van

Amazon Gives Delivery Drivers $5 If You Tell Alexa To Thank Them

Steph Curry
David Zalubowski / APSports

Steph Curry Clears Air On Fake Viral Video Of 5 Full-Court Shots

Santa chats with children in a video conference

Letters To Santa? How About Calling, Texting Or Emailing Him This Year

A scene from the film "Cocaine Bear"
Universal PicturesEntertainment

'Cocaine Bear' Trailer Is Out — Here's The Real-Life Story Behind It

A McDonald's restaurant logo and golden arch is lit in Chicago.
Jeff Roberson / APLife

You Can Win A McGold Card To Get Free McDonald's For Life

Cat being held.
Eric Charbonneau/Invision for EuropaCorp/AP ImagesScience and Health

Cats Know Your Voice And Can Tell When You're Talking To Them

U.S. map showing most-searched Thanksgiving stuffing recipe in each state.
Google TrendsLife

These Are The Most-Searched Thanksgiving Stuffing Recipes By State

Snoopy, Charlie Brown and other Peanuts characters dance down sidewalk in illustration for movies
Apple TV+Entertainment

How To Watch 'A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving' For Free This Year

Hollywood icon Anna May Wong
Carl Nesensohn / APU.S.

Hollywood Icon Anna May Wong To Be 1st Asian-American On U.S. Currency

Twins born 15 minutes apart
Natividad / Twitter 

Twins Born Minutes Apart Have Birthdays In Separate Years