Headlines for: 04-13-1999

FUN FUND-RAISER: WORLD'S FIRST `MASTURBATE-A-THON' SET FOR MAY 7 SAN FRANCISCO (Wireless Flash) -- A San Francisco organization has come up with novel way to raise money for charity: the world's first "Masturbate-A-Thon."

SALIVA ART: 8-YEAR-OLD CREATES `SPIT SCULPTURES' BELLINGHAM, Wash. (Wireless Flash) -- They say art is in the mind of the beholder but for an 8-year-old girl in Washington State, it's in her saliva.

`COCKROACH KENTUCKY DERBY' SET FOR THIS WEEKEND WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (Wireless Flash) -- The Kentucky Derby won't be held until May 1 but you can still get your racing fix this weekend -- thanks to a few cockroaches.

PRESIDENTIAL POLL IS BAD NEWS FOR AL GORE WASHINGTON (Wireless Flash) -- There's bad news for Al Gore's political future: A new survey shows that more Americans would prefer Oprah Winfrey as the next president than Gore.

MUSTANG AUTOMOBILE TURNS 35 ON SATURDAY DEARBORN, Mich. (Wireless Flash) -- Gear heads get your motors running because this Saturday (Apr. 17) is the 35th anniversary of the Ford Mustang.

GERMAN HOTEL HOSTING NIGHTLY FROG `CONCERTS' HITZACKER, Germany (Wireless Flash) -- Thousands of loud-mouthed, mating frogs have become a tourist attraction in Hitzacker, Germany.

NUDE PICTURE OF SISSY SPACEK: YOURS FOR $50 BEDFORD, N.H. (Wireless Flash) -- How much would you pay to see Sissy Spacek in the buff? How about $50? Believe it or not, that's the opening bid for a signed photo

70 YEARS AGO: YANKEES 1ST TEAM TO WEAR NUMBERED UNIFORMS ANNAPOLIS, Maryland (Wireless Flash) -- This Friday (Apr. 16) marks an important date for sports fans: it's the 70th anniversary of the day the New York Yankees became the first

MARIJUANA MYSTERY REVEALED: SECRET SIGNIFICANCE OF `4:20' NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- Have you ever heard marijuana enthusiasts giggle about the phrase "4:20?" It turns out the term has real significance, according to