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Another Reason Not to Skip Breakfast

Another Reason Not to Skip Breakfast

Digital Vision/Thinkstock(COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- You've probably heard time and time again that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and yet, for a lot of folks, a quick cup of coffee and a slice of toast will suffice, if that.However, University of Missouri researchers say that people, and particularly, young adults, are doing themselves a disservice by not sitting down to a high-protein breakfast since it can reduce the cravings for sweets and food loaded with fat.Heather Leidy, who conducted the study, says when breakfast is skipped, the cravings and desire to overeat rise during the course of the day.She figured this out by examining the brain's dopamine levels when different breakfasts are eaten.

Dopamine, the chemical that moderates impulse and rewards, is released by food among other things.When people forgo breakfast, the dopamine level is blunted, meaning it takes more food later on to satisfy the brain's need for reward.Conversely, Leidy said, a high-protein breakfast reduces that need as well as the impulse to grab a piece of food that's high in fat.

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Your Brothers and Sisters May Have Made You a Better Person

Your Brothers and Sisters May Have Made You a Better Person

iStock/Thinkstock(PROVO, Utah) -- Siblings often fight like cats and dogs but they also may be helping each other in ways they never imagined.In a study, co-author Laura Padilla-Walker of Brigham Young University’s Department of Family Life found that having a sibling teaches children to be more compassionate and generous as they age.Padilla-Walker says this is particularly true of boys even if these positive qualities are considered more feminine.To arrive at these conclusions, 308 pairs of teenage siblings were studied, regarding their personal development and the kinds of relationships they had with both family members and friends.What the researchers determined is that siblings value their relationships with their brothers and sisters and even though they'll fight from time to time, they often walk away from conflicts sensitive to the other person's feelings.Another positive that comes from a larger family, according to Padilla-Walker, is that there's more of a feeling of community and sharing.On the other hand, youngsters who grow up as an only child can be at a disadvantage if there's no need to sacrifice or compromise.Follow @ABCNewsRadio Copyright 2014 ABC News Radio

Uncertainty Can Add Excitement to Your Life

Uncertainty Can Add Excitement to Your Life

iStock/Thinkstock(HONG KONG) -- It's said that people like a sure thing. However, uncertainty can be more exciting.That's what's called the motivating-uncertainty effect, according to researchers at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and University of Hong Kong.Apparently, while knowing the outcome of something provides a relative degree of comfort, uncertainty is seen as a way to motivate people.To demonstrate this, the researchers ran several experiments.  One included splitting college students into two groups. The first was told they'd received $2 for drinking an entire glass of water while the other group was told the reward would be either $1 or $2 for completing the same task.It turned out that more people who were uncertain about what the reward would be finished the water.The researchers surmised that when people are uncertain about outcomes, it can make the situation seem more like a game than work.Therefore, they said, managers can possibly use this information as an incentive to motivate workers.

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Sweden Expands Hunt for Suspected Russian Sub

Sweden Expands Hunt for Suspected Russian Sub

iStock/Thinkstock(MOSCOW) -- Sweden is widening its search for what may be a distressed Russian submarine in the waters near Stockholm.

On Monday authorities ordered all ships to leave the large cluster of some 30,000 islands where the vessel was possibly spotted. A no fly zone has also gone into effect over the area.

The Swedish military has been searching for the mysterious vessel from the air and on the water since Friday.

"It's likely that foreign underwater activity is taking place in the Stockholm archipelago," Sweden's Rear Admiral Anders Grenstad said at a news conference on Sunday.

Grenstad notably did not identify the origin of the suspected vessel, despite a Swedish newspaper report that says an emergency message in Russian was intercepted on a Russian emergency frequency.

Swedish authorities maintain this is an intelligence operation. They said object may have been seen three times in recent days and released a grainy photo that may show it on the surface.

"We consider all those observations to be very credible," Rear Admiral Grendstad said.

Russia has denied any involvement. Instead, the Russians suggested it was actually a Dutch submarine.

The Dutch Defense Ministry spokeswoman, however, told the BBC that "it was definitely not a Dutch submarine."

With renewed Russian military aggression in the region, the incident has sparked Cold War memories of when Sweden regularly combed its waters for Russian submarines.

In 1981, a Soviet submarine ran aground in southern Sweden, sparking a diplomatic standoff that lasted ten days until Sweden towed it back out to sea and handed it over.

If this incident does turn out to be a Russian submarine, the first question will be what it was doing there. But equally concerning may be how Russia decides to respond.

In 2000, the Kursk, a large nuclear-powered Russian submarine, sank in Russian waters in the icy Berents Sea. The country's new president Vladimir Putin ignored international offers for rescue and all 118 men on board died.

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Apple Pay and Everything Else to Expect from iOS 8.1 Update

Apple Pay and Everything Else to Expect from iOS 8.1 Update

Apple(NEW YORK) -- The first major update to Apple's iOS 8 is set to make its debut Monday. It's packed with features that will enable Apple Pay for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus users, while allowing others to enjoy increased continuity between their devices.Apple hasn't released a time when the update will become available Monday, however if history is any indicator, it's likely the update will be offered to users beginning around 1 p.m. ET.The iOS 8.1 update is also expected to address a number of lingering bug fixes from previous iterations of the operating system, which was released last month. Here's what you can expect from iOS 8.1.Apple PayApple's mobile payment product, which works on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus for online as well as brick and mortar store purchases, is perhaps the most anticipated update to come from iOS 8.1.Checkout counters in more than 220,000 stores, including Whole Foods, McDonald's and Chevron, are equipped with contactless readers where Apple Pay users can begin using Touch ID to start paying for their purchases.Continuity FeaturesIt's now even easier for your Apple devices to be "friends" with each other.The new iOS 8.1 comes with more continuity features that allow users to seamlessly transition between OS X Yosemite and iOS, including the ability to send and receive text messages from iPads and Macs. The feature even works for contacts who don't have an iPhone, making it even easier to stay in touch on any device.Forget about paying for Wi-Fi, too. An iOS 8.1 update allows Mac users who have certain carriers to connect to the Internet on their computers -- using their iPhone as a Wi-Fi hot spot.Other features, like call answering, became available with the release of OS X Yosemite last week. (Remember when Craig Federighi, Apple's senior vice president of software, called Stephen Colbert?)PhotosGood news -- the camera roll that was stripped from iOS 8 is back. Also expect to see an iCloud photo library that lets you store photos and videos to your iCloud and makes them even easier to find.The library will come with the ability to search by date, location or album name.

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Taylor Swift Reveals First Song on 1989: “Welcome to New York”

Taylor Swift Reveals First Song on 1989: “Welcome to New York”

ABC/Richard Harbaugh(NEW YORK) -- Taylor Swift has revealed the first track on her new album. 

"The first song on 1989 is a song called 'Welcome to New York,'" she explained on Monday's Good Morning America.  "And I wanted to start the album with 'Welcome To New York' because New York has been an important landscape and location for the story of my life in the last couple of years," Taylor said.

Written by Taylor and Ryan Tedder,"Welcome to New York" is available tonight at midnight exclusively on iTunes, but only if you've pre-ordered 1989. "Welcome to New York" follows the release of the singles "Out of the Woods" and "Shake It Off." 

Taylor said the Big Apple definitely inspired the track. "I dreamt about moving to New York, I obsessed over moving to New York and then I did it," Taylor said. "The inspiration that I found in that city is kind of hard to describe and hard to compare to any other force of inspiration I’ve ever experienced in my life."

"It’s like an electric city and I approached moving there with such wide-eyed optimism and sort of saw it as a place of endless potential and possibilities and you can kind of hear that reflected in this music and in this first song especially," she continued.

1989 will be officially released October 27. Three days afterward, Taylor will perform live on GMA in Times Square.

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Monica Lewinsky’s on Twitter: ‘#HereWeGo’

Monica Lewinsky’s on Twitter: ‘#HereWeGo’

David M. Benett/Getty Images for Marie Curie(NEW YORK) -- In May, Monica Lewinsky vowed to speak out in order "to stick my head above the parapet so that I can take back my narrative and give a purpose to my past."Now she seems to be doing just that -- on Twitter.Just months after Lewinsky’s personal revelations were made public in a Vanity Fair interview, she sent her first tweet Monday morning:

#HereWeGo

— Monica Lewinsky (@MonicaLewinsky) October 20, 2014

About an hour later, Lewinsky, who describes herself in her Twitter profile as a "social activist. public speaker. contributor to vanity fair. knitter of things without sleeves," tweeted again:

excited (and nervous) to speak to #Under30Summit

— Monica Lewinsky (@MonicaLewinsky) October 20, 2014

According to Forbes' "Under 30 Summit" event agenda, Lewinsky is slated to speak about the "scourge of harassment in the digital age" later Monday morning.

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A Child Is Given Wrong Medication Every 8 Minutes, Study Finds

A Child Is Given Wrong Medication Every 8 Minutes, Study Finds

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A new study finds a child is given the wrong medication every eight minutes.Researchers in Ohio studied reports over an 11-year period and found 700,000 medication errors in the United States.The most common mistake was accidentally giving a child medicine more than once. Henry Spiller, Director of the Central Ohio Poison Center at Nationwide Children's Hospital, says this is an easy mistake for parents to make."The mom goes into the room, gives the child a dose, comes out. Dad doesn't know, he also goes into the child and gives another dose and then later they find out that they've sort of overdosed their child," Spiller said. "When you're about to give out the medication, I know it's busy and everyone's fixing dinner and getting kids ready for bed and things, but try and take a moment to kind of put that bubble around you to not be distracted."

"This is something where the people who are caring for the children really really are interested in their best health, accidentally make these errors," Spiller added.

Spiller says 97% of the errors happened at home. The study also determined errors peak in the winter.

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NBA Announces Basketball Development Curriculum in Chinese Schools

NBA Announces Basketball Development Curriculum in Chinese SchoolsNational Basketball Association(NEW YORK) -- For years the NBA has been focused on expanding the game's popularity and reach internationally. They have taken another big step in doing so as the league has announced they've agreed on a partnership with ...

“American Idol” Contestant Joanne Borgella Dies at 32

“American Idol” Contestant Joanne Borgella Dies at 32

Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for BMI(LOS ANGELES) -- Former American Idol contestant Joanne Borgella died Saturday after battling cancer. She was 32.Borgella's family posted the news to her Facebook page on Saturday."With heavy hearts, we are deeply saddened to announce the passing of our beloved Joanne," the message read wrote. "On Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 5:45AM, Joanne Borgella Ramirez was called by the Lord to heaven. At an early age, Joanne made a choice to serve and trust the Lord; and since her diagnosis over a year ago, Joanne made a choice to also be a fighter and share her journey with the world."

The message added, "Her faith, courage and strength were unshaken throughout every obstacle she encountered. Although our family is suffering with this great loss, we find comfort in the closeness Joanne shared with the Lord. We know her spirit still shines and will continue to live on in heaven. #Godgotthis #cancerfree2014 #godisgoodallthetime. If you would like to send your condolences or for more information please feel free to email joanneborgella529@gmail.com or leave a message on her facebook fan page. If you feel so inclined, we hope you'll take the time to educate yourselves on Endometrial Cancer and support research efforts."It was signed "The Borgella & Ramirez Family."

A few weeks ago, Borgella posted a message on Facebook saying she was having more radiation."Gooooood morning!! We are heading back to radiation for 2 procedures!! God js with us!! I have lots to fill you in on.. The presence of The Lord is here.. Prayers up!!! I love you guys #GodsGotThis #ThePowerofPrayer #Faith #IWillbeCancerFree2014 #JoanneBorgella," she posted.In a video posted last October, she revealed that her cancer started in her throat and spread to her chest.

Borgella competed on the seventh season of Idol in 2008, where she finished in the top 24. Before that, she won Mo'Nique's Fat Chance show in 2005.  Borgella had also been featured on the cast of NUVOtv's show Curvy Girls.

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Cowboys’ Joseph Randle Lands Underwear Endorsement After Shoplifting

Cowboys’ Joseph Randle Lands Underwear Endorsement After ShopliftingScott Boehm/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Less than a week after being charged for a misdemeanor after he shoplifted a pair of underwear and cologne at a Dillard's in Frisco, Texas, Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has landed an endorsement with M...

Julia Roberts Honored at “Pretty Woman” Hotel for Humanitarian Work

Julia Roberts Honored at “Pretty Woman” Hotel for Humanitarian Work

ABC/Rick Rowell(LOS ANGELES) -- Julia Roberts was back at the iconic Regent Beverly Wilshire in Los Angeles Friday night, where she famously filmed Pretty Woman 25 years ago.This time, however, the leading lady wasn't gracing the hotel to rendezvous with Richard Gere. Instead, she was accepting the Humanitarian Award from GLSEN, an organization that aims to prevent bullying against members of the LGBT community in schools.

Before the 2014 GLSEN Respect Awards, Good Morning America sat down with Roberts, 46, along with five young GLSEN ambassadors -- Mark Pino, Emery Vela, Peter Finucane-Terlop, Ben Espejo, and Ariana Thornton -- to talk about bullying."Why is this such an important issue for you and for your family?," ABC News' Amy Robach asked Roberts."I think for my family, because these are the heroes that are leading the way so that my children can go to school really unencumbered by this conversation," the actress explained of the five ambassadors. "You guys are the trailblazers. The future is really riding on people like this."When asked whether Roberts and each ambassador could summarize how bullying has made them feel in one word, they all had poignant yet similar answers."I'm going to start with my own experience and say that bullying, when I have been bullied when I was younger, it made me feel insignificant," Roberts said.

"I would say it has made me feel silenced," Vela, a high school freshman from Denver, Colorado, who identifies as a straight-trans man, added."Dehumanized," Pino, a high school junior from Linwood, New Jersey, who identifies as gay, recalled."I want to say alone," said Espejo, a high school senior from Buena Park, California, who identifies as gay."Devaluating," Finucane-Terlop, a high school junior from Tampa, Florida, who identifies as gay, agreed."I would say ignored," said Thornton, a high school junior from Midland, Michigan, who identifies as pansexual.Each of them also had strong opinions about what they would change in their schools to promote acceptance, if given the chance."I feel like a majority of the bullying that happens, or any other major issue, mainly occurs from just ignorance," Vela said. "You know, it's not people intentionally trying to be discriminatory. It's just they don't know.""Teachers surprisingly need to be more sensitive with their lessons," added Pino, pointing out that it's not just students, but teachers and administration as well, who need to be cognizant of the LGBT community. "I've had teachers go on and talk about, ‘Oh guys, this is how you date a girl.’ [But] it doesn’t ever occur to them that there could be LGBT."Roberts, as a mother of three, said the most disturbing thing to her is the "anonymous aspect of it that I think gives this sort of courage to people to be hateful as a sport. It's become like a game. And it's not a game. It's not funny. There's nothing brave or courageous about anonymously writing unkind things."Roberts says she tells her children. "'Remember who you are. Be impeccable in every way that you represent our family in the day.'""Because even to be passive," she added, "to be a bystander, is to be absolutely as wrong as the person who is standing in the front of the line of cruelty. Even if this isn't your friend, even if this isn't your cause, we're still all human kind. Everybody’s just trying to get through the day the best they can."

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Hearing-Impaired Kids Get Their Own Superhero

Hearing-Impaired Kids Get Their Own Superhero

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- For more than 35 years ear specialist and surgeon Dr. Ronald Hoffman has searched for new treatments and devices to help hearing-impaired children. But no matter how impressive the newest hearing aids or cochlear implants were, Hoffman said he's seen many children bullied for being different."One of the moms told us that her son had taken [his hearing aids] and buried them in the sand," Hoffman said.As director of the Ear Institute at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, Hoffman said he is constantly looking for new ways to empower his patients, in addition to treating them.

This year Hoffman stumbled upon a slightly unusual way to educate the public and children about hearing loss.Hoffman and the team at the Ear Institute at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary along with the Children's Hearing Institute in New York were able to partner with a division of Marvel Comics to create a hearing-impaired superhero named Sapheara.

The comic book heroine sports cochlear implants and fights alongside Blue Ear, a fellow superhero with hearing aids."We wanted the pediatric patients to really revel in the experience of having a super hero all their own," said Melissa Willis, executive director of the Children's Hearing Institute in New York, which hosted the unveiling event.The comics are designed to do more than just entertain; the story lines will educate children about devices used by the hearing impaired, including cochlear implants and hearing aids.

The comics will be given as part of educational material to children in the New York area and will reach approximately 150,000 children, according to New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai Hospital.Hoffman said the goal of the comics was also to help decrease the stigma surrounding hearing-aids for children and to help stop bullying."We're very excited," Hoffman said, adding that he hoped the books could "enlighten children" and "promote tolerance and decrease bullying."Hoffman said the disabled super hero will also help parents and children learn more about different options to handle all levels of hearing loss."It is crucial parents and children understand the facts about hearing impairment and the many viable treatment options available for patients," Hoffman said in a statement. "Having Sapheara as a resource for entertainment and education could help many more patients receive the evaluations and care they need to lead active and engaged lives."

Marvel Comics is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Walt Disney Company, which also owns ABC News.

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Catcher A.J. Pierzynski Plans to Play in 2015

Catcher A.J. Pierzynski Plans to Play in 2015Ron Vesely/MLB Photos via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- After just completing his 17th Major League season, which is no easy feat for a catcher, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports A.J. Pierzynski plans to play again in 2015. Pierzynski spent last season w...

Closing Arguments to Begin in “Dexter” Murder Trial

Closing Arguments to Begin in “Dexter” Murder Trial

iStock/Thinkstock(SALT LAKE CITY) -- Closing arguments and jury deliberations are scheduled for Tuesday in the case of a Utah man accused of shooting his wife to death after a night of drinking and watching the TV series Dexter, a show about a serial killer.Conrad Truman, 32, described the moment of his wife's death in court Friday, telling a jury he was inside the house while his wife was taking a bath.Truman said he suddenly heard a pop.His wife Heidy Truman appeared naked in the hallway, bleeding and choking, he said. He says he attempted CPR."I was over her at first, and I was trying to communicate, and there was no communication," he told the court. "There was a lot of choking, like gasping for air, and I checked for a pulse and I just wanted to make sure she was going to stay breathing for when I went to grab the phone."

Truman was questioned about the exact episode of Dexter he was watching the night of the shooting, Sept. 30, 2012, but he testified that he didn't remember the details. He insists he didn't shoot his wife and that she must have accidentally shot herself or been hit by a bullet fired from outside the house.

More ABC news videos | ABC Health NewsEarlier that evening, he says, he heard a disturbance outside, which he investigated with his dog and gun, but said he found nothing and didn't call police.He also admitted to prosecutors that he had argued with his wife that night, but says it wasn't anything serious."We were just bickering back and forth, what dog – if we were to get a dog – what dog it would be," he said.He appeared adamant when questioned Thursday about his innocence."Did you shoot your wife?" a defense attorney asked."No," he said."Did you kill your wife?""No."Much of the trial has focused on Truman's demeanor the night of the shooting, including his incomprehensive speech in his 911 call and behavior around his wife's body."I was just confused," he said in court Thursday. "I didn't know what was going on."

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Cardinal Timothy Dolan: ‘This Synod Was Not to Make Any Decisions’

Cardinal Timothy Dolan: ‘This Synod Was Not to Make Any Decisions’

Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Archbishop of New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan said on Sunday that the new report regarding family life out from the Catholic Church this weekend does not signify a monumental change in doctrine or teaching.The much-debated document, which included language regarding the church's stance towards gays and lesbians as well as divorced Catholics, was the final work product of a historic meeting -- or synod--— of bishops this month, which Dolan said is intended to set the agenda for further discussions this year and a second synod next fall."This synod was not to make any decisions," Dolan told This Week anchor George Stephanopoulos. "We weren't supposed to give any propositions. This was to set the table for a year from now."

The meeting of bishops made headlines this week after a preliminary version of their report included unprecedented, inclusive language towards towards gays and lesbians. The earlier draft read, "homosexuals have gifts and qualities to offer the Christian community."However, the later version released Saturday stripped that language, and instead included a watered-down version, which read, "men and women with homosexual tendencies must be welcomed with respect and delicacy."Even this more tempered paragraph did not receive a two-thirds majority vote from the bishops required for approval. In a show of transparency, the Vatican released all sections of the final document with corresponding vote counts.At the start of the meeting, Pope Francis encouraged all bishops to speak openly, and, according to Dolan, "There was pretty good, vivid conversation, especially with the African bishops."

"There was a good debate. There was a good conversation that went on," he said.On these hot-button issues Dolan argued that Francis is walking the "middle of the road" and is inspirational."Pope Francis never ceases to surprise us," he said. "And so just when you think you might have him figured out, he offers another fresh innovative way of looking.""Keep in mind that the church's major goal is not to change teaching…but for us to change, to conform ourselves to what God has told us," the cardinal said.

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WATCH: Flames Engulf Calif. Home, Good Samaritans Race to Help

WATCH: Flames Engulf Calif. Home, Good Samaritans Race to Help

Courtesy Beth Lederach (FRESNO, Calif.) -- Michael Alcala wanted to help.The student was passing by a Fresno, California, house fire Saturday when he heard screams; a man trapped inside, his daughter pleading for her father’s safety.“He was yelling for help…nobody was able to see him,” Alcala, 22, told ABC News.The fire started in the garage, quickly spreading, with flames and heavy smoke shooting from the home.Robert Wells was trapped in his kitchen.“He was supposed to be right behind me,” his daughter Roberta Denise Francis said. “I looked behind me, and he wasn’t there.”The only way around the flames was over a side fence, then through the backyard. Alcala found Wells gasping for air, and flagged down a second man to help move Wells.“We were carrying him out, and that’s when we were passing the garage…and just an explosion out of nowhere,” Alcala said.A third good Samaritan -- seen on video wearing a Dodgers baseball hat -- carried Wells the rest of the way to safety. The identities of the men who helped Alcala remain a mystery. Alcala was proud to be a part of the rescue.“I felt good walking away knowing they were safe,” he said.

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Allison Williams Says Flying Lessons for “Peter Pan Live” Musical Are ‘Fun’ But ‘Uncomfortable’

Allison Williams Says Flying Lessons for “Peter Pan Live” Musical Are ‘Fun’ But ‘Uncomfortable’

Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Allison Williams is well on her to flying into homes when she becomes Peter Pan for NBC's upcoming live musical production. Still, learning how to fly like a boy who never wants to grow up isn't easy.The Girls star, who began flying lessons in August, told People magazine that being airborne is "about as fun as you can imagine."Williams said the harness "becomes uncomfortable really quickly, but that first moment when you are lifted off the ground is just utter bliss.""It's a shame we were not built to be airborne," she added.NBC will air the musical Peter Pan Live!, also starring Christopher Walken as Captain Hook, on Dec. 4.Peter Pan Live! is NBC's follow-up to its hit production of The Sound of Music, which starred Carrie Underwood.

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Former “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” Actor Arrested over Boise Hotel Disturbance

Former “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” Actor Arrested over Boise Hotel Disturbance

Paul Warner/Getty Images(BOISE, Idaho) -- Nicholas Brendon, an actor best known for his role as Xander Harris on TV's Buffy the Vampire Slayer, was arrested Friday night in Boise, Idaho, following an incident at a hotel.Boise police say witnesses had reported a disturbance in a hotel lobby. Officers who arrived at the scene say Brendon showed signs of intoxication and refused commands to stay seated while they tried to speak with witnesses.The 43-year-old actor was arrested for resisting and obstructing officers after he allegedly continued to try to walk away. He was also arrested on a count of malicious injury to property after hotel staff said he broke a decorative dish.Brendon was booked into Ada County Jail and has since posted bond.A post on his Facebook and Twitter pages reads, "Nick is doing well. He sends thanks and appreciates all of you for your love, support and positive vibes."The actor was in town for the local Tree City Comic Con.Aside from Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Brendon's credits include the TV series Criminal Minds and Private Practice.

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“Glee’s” Matthew Morrison Ties the Knot in Hawaii

“Glee’s” Matthew Morrison Ties the Knot in Hawaii

Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for The Weinstein Company(LOS ANGELES) -- Glee star Matthew Morrison is officially off the market after tying the knot with his longtime girlfriend Saturday on the Hawaiian island of Maui, his rep tells People magazine.The rep says the 35-year-old actor and his fiancée, actress Renee Puente, 31, exchanged vows at an intimate ceremony in front of 50 friends and family members on a private estate on Maui's southwest shore.Morrison sported a custom Brooks Brothers tuxedo for the occasion, while the bride wore a one-of-a-kind Gustavo Cadile gown.The evening included a hula dance Puente performed especially for Morrison who then joined her in a couples' version. The newlyweds also performed a duet of Laura Benanti's "Starry Eyed/Video Games."Morrison and Puente began dating in 2011 and got engaged a year ago.Morrison plays teacher Will Schuester on Glee, which returns for its sixth and final season in 2015.

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