What happened this week (in anything but politics)

Posted at 12:49 PM, Feb 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-01 14:49:39-05

Tickets to the big game. A small barbecue grill. And a real champion. It’s time for this week’s politics-free news.

A green contest

You can win Beyoncé tickets for life. But you have to change your diet first.

A spell check

Ariana Grande intended to celebrate her new single “7 Rings” with a tattoo. But she accidentally paid tribute to a small barbecue grill.

A super surprise

He keeps the Ram’s locker room in tip-top shape. So Brandin Cooks surprised him with tickets to the big game!

A generous act

One woman saved Chicago’s homeless from the cold. Then an army of strangers followed her lead.

A huge rescue

Police helped a seal belly flop back to the sea. To do it, they had to get very creative.

A social media hiatus

A study says leaving Facebook can make you happier. But also less informed.