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Kicker: Emergency goalie’s dream come true

NICK EICHER, HOST: He’ll want to hang on to his day job, but his night job is pretty cool. I’m talking about Scott Foster. He became an unlikely hero last Thursday night on a sheet of ice in Chicago.

Kicker: Lioness with a mane

MARY REICHARD, HOST: A female lion at the Oklahoma City Zoo made the news lately after she sprouted a mane. That’s usually what you see in the male of the species.

Kicker: Baseball’s opening day

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Major League Baseball’s Opening Day. This is the earliest Opening Day in baseball’s nearly 150-year history.

Kicker: Hurricane Hawkins

MARY REICHARD, HOST: 102-year-old Julia “Hurricane” Hawkins is still going strong— and fast.

Kicker: Drunk shopping

NICK EICHER, HOST: Americans have plenty of problems. But now the comparison shopping site Finder-dot-com says we the people have a new one: drunk shopping.

Kicker: Cheese, please

NICK EICHER, HOST: A cheese festival in England left patrons with empty stomachs last month. Organizers ran out of cheese halfway through the event.

Kicker: Cleveland’s NFL 12-step plan

NICK EICHER, HOST: With the Cleveland Browns coming off only the second 0 and 16 season in NFL history, fans might be tempted to start their own 12-step recovery program.

Kicker: Coffee masterpieces

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Customers at a South Korean coffee shop are getting a treat for the eyes and the palate.

Kicker: Loose horses

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Motorists outside Atlanta on Saturday saw something they won’t soon forget, a bunch of horses running loose down Highway 78.

Kicker: Horsing around

NICK EICHER, HOST: A popular nightclub in Miami Beach has been shut down after after a video went viral showing a little too much “horsing around.”