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Ashley’s Morning Scoop 1.5.15

It’s the most talked about thing on television right now; Making a Murderer, he 10-episode Netflix documentary series shares the story of Steven Avery, a man who spent 18 years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit, only to find himself back in prison a year later for another crime. Two separate online petitions to free Avery have gathered over 300,000 signatures and the filmmakers joined the Today Show this morning, revealing that a juror on the case has reached out to them and believes Avery was, in fact, framed by law enforcement. The juror says they did vote to convict at the trial, but t was under duress and they feared for their safety.

Great news Seahawks fans…. BEASTMODE IS BAAAAAAAACK!! Head Coach Pete Carroll made the announcement during his press conference yesterday that Marshawn Lynch was back at the VMAC, feeling good and ready to go. We still don’t know if he will be ready for the Hawks Wild Card game in Minnesota on Sunday, so keep your fingers crossed! Go Hawks!

Ellen Degeneres will receive an award for Favorite Humanitarian at the People’s Choice Awards which comes with a $200,000 donation from Walgreens. Degeneres will direct that to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Of the honor, she said she thinks it “sums me up perfectly as I am both a human and an itarian.” Ellen is also nominated for Favorite Talk Show host; the awards show airs tomorrow night on CBS.

Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris’ relationship is going REALLY well, but new rumors that the couple is living together appear bogus. The two spent the holidays together posting pics for all to see in Instagram, which sparked the rumor that a rep has since shot down. They are happy, but in no rush to settle down apparently.

Leonardo DiCaprio is once again single after splitting with model girlfriend, Kelly Rohrbach. Leo is well known for dating models, so there’s no doubt he will rebound with another supermodel.

Great news Seahawks fans…. BEASTMODE IS BAAAAAAAACK!! Head Coach Pete Carroll made the announcement during his press conference yesterday that Marshawn Lynch was back at the VMAC, feeling good and ready to go. We still don’t know if he will be ready for the Hawks Wild Card game in Minnesota on Sunday, so keep your fingers crossed! Go Hawks!

 

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