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Top Viral Stories Of The Week - October 9th, 2015

From a mother seeing her late grandfather kissing her unborn baby to a 'Jeopardy!' contestant getting attention for his stare down, there was no shortage of attention-grabbing stories this week. In case you fell off the grid a bit, here are a few that made waves.

1. Mother sees dead grandfather kissing unborn baby In 4D ultrasound

One ultrasound proved it's possible to be creepy and heartwarming.

21-year-old Jade Hornsby, a first time mother-to-be, didn't just get a glimpse of her unborn baby when she went in for her first ultrasound -- the profile of her late grandfather, Jack Hornsby, showed up in the images, as well.

According to Jade, her grandpa Jack died in 2007, but she swears grandpa appears to be kissing her baby in the photos.

While the claim may seem like a bit of a stretch, Jade fully believes that the image in her 4D scan is of her late grandfather. It was taken in 2013 when Jade was 30 weeks pregnant a few months later she gave birth Lacey-Mae.

2. ER nurse breaks down upon realizing hit-and-run patient is her brother

Hearts broke all across the country when this story went viral.

California nurse, Jennifer Medina, was helping tend to a hit-and-run victim who had been brought to the ER where she works.

While doctors worked to revive the unresponsive man, Medina and a fellow nurse went through his belongings for identification.

Medina recalled the moment she realized the victim was her 23-year-old brother, Cesar.

Cesar died at the hospital.

The teen that hit him was arrested for the crime and booked on charges of felony hit-and-run.

3. Dunkin' Donuts apologizes after turning away police officer

Dunkin' Donuts is in hot water after two bad run-ins with police.

The first, according to CNN, was in Providence, Rhode Island, where the local police union said an officer received a cup labeled "#blacklivesmatter."

A few days later at a Dunkin' Donuts in Connecticut, an employee reportedly told an officer, "We don't serve cops here."

The store manager and the employee followed the officer out and apologized, but the cop understandably lost his appetite.

Despite both franchise owners apologizing and the national chain saying it'll work with employees to reinforce the obligation to serve all of guests with dignity and respect, many are threatening to boycott.

4. 'Jeopardy!' contestant being noticed for awkward introduction

America's favorite game show has a new star -- and he isn't just famous for his unmatchable intelligence and rapid response.

The Internet is going wild for Matt Jackson and his stare down during his introductions.

The 23-year-old paralegal from Washington D.C has won 10 games and almost $300,000.

That's our roundup for the week. Check back next week for a new batch of stories you may have missed.

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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 07: Two cows stand in a field as smoke from a bushfire billows past Benloch, Victoria on October 7, 2015 near Melbourne, Australia. Victorian fire crews have been battling to contain a blaze that started in Cobaw. Despite a cool change on Tuesday, over a hundred homes are still under threat and one man has been reported missing. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
NEWMARKET, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 06: A shadow of a yearling with its groom during the Tattersalls auction sales in Newmarket on October 06, 2015 in Newmarket, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)
Sea lions swim in a muddy and dirty water in the zoo of Marineland on October 5, 2015 in Antibes, southeastern France, after severe flooding. Violent storms and flooding along the French Riviera have killed at least 17 people and another four are still missing in what were described as 'apocalyptic' scenes, local officials said on October 4. AFP PHOTO / JEAN-CHRISTOPHE MAGNENET (Photo credit should read JEAN-CHRISTOPHE MAGNENET/AFP/Getty Images)
A general view shows the part of the skyline of Dubai covered in an early morning fog on October 5, 2015. AFP PHOTO / RENE SLAMA (Photo credit should read RENE SLAMA/AFP/Getty Images)
BETHLEHEM, WEST BANK, BETHLEHEM, WEST BANK, PALESTINE - 2015/10/04: Israeli soldiers fire tear gas at Palestinian demonstrators in the streets of the West Bank city of Bethlehe. Palestinians across the West Bank and Eastern Jerusalem have been engaged in intense clashes and demonstrations with Israeli forces for the past 24 hours. Clashes were reported in most major cities across the West Bank including Ramallah, Nablus, Hebron, Bethlehem, and Eastern Jerusalem. The violent surge in the West Bank and Eastern Jerusalem started when two Jewish Israeli settlers were killed, while at the same time, two Palestinian teenagers were killed when they attacked Jewish Israeli settlers. On October 03 2015, a 19-year-old Palestinian from Ramallah, Mohannad Shafiq Halabi, killed two Jewish Israeli settler men before being shot and killed by an Israeli police officer. Less than 24 hours later, another 19-year-old Palestinian, Fadi Samir Mustafa Alloun, from the neighborhood of al-Issawiya in Eastern Jerusalem, attempted to stab an Israeli teenager near the entrance to the old city of Jerusalem. He was also shot and killed by Israeli police. (Photo by Anna Ferensowicz/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images)
SIKAMINIAS, GREECE - OCTOBER 04: Migrants warm themselve by a fire at a checkpoint as they arrived with other others on the shores of the Greek island of Lesbos after crossing the Aegean sea from Turkey on October 4, 2015 near town of Sikaminias, Greece. Despite bad weather due to the upcoming Autumn, migrants and refugees are risking their lives in search of a better one in the European Union. Officals have warned that a rise in migrant deaths is expected as weather conditions gradually worsen. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
MUMBAI, INDIA - OCTOBER 4: Bisleri conducts India's largest drive of collecting of used plastic bottles for Swachh Bharat campaign at Kamgar Maidan, over 2 lakh students of 100 schools participated in this used plastic bottle collection, on October 4, 2015 in Mumbai, India. The brand has joined hands with close to 100 schools to create awareness amongst students, teachers and parents on the indispensable role of PET bottles in our lives and the need for effective PET recycling. (Photo by Satish Bate/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO - OCTOBER 4: Balloons launch from Balloon Fiesta field and float above the crowd as they just take off during the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in New Mexico, USA on October 4, 2015. (Photo by Leo York/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
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