Headlines for: 07-05-1999

VIOLINIST USES BARE FEET TO COMMUNICATE WITH DEAD MUSICIANS OJAI, Calif. (Wireless Flash) -- A violinist who performs concerts in his bare feet claims his tootsies are receiving messages from long dead musicians.

CONVENIENCE STORES AND POT: IS THERE A CONNECTION? LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) -- Could the popularity of marijuana be responsible for the success of convenience stores? It's possible, according to Saul Rubin, author of the new

DIAMOND-STUDDED BARBIE: YOURS FOR $60,000 LONDON (Wireless Flash) -- If diamonds are a girls best friend, a new Barbie doll must have plenty of pals. The new "Diamond Barbie" is covered with 160 diamonds,

BIG BANG BEEPER: NEW ASTRO-ALERT SYSTEM FOR STARGAZERS BOSTON (Wireless Flash) -- Astronomers now have a sort-of Big Bang beeper to alert them of strange activity in the heavens. The new system -- called AstroAlert -- sends professional

SICK BUILDING SYNDROME COULD SACK YOUR SEX LIFE MONTREAL (Wireless Flash) -- If you're having trouble building a good sex life, the building you're living in may be to blame. Indoor air pollution experts now believe that so-called

PATRICK MACNEE AVENGES HIS `AVENGERS' PAST PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (Wireless Flash) -- It looks like former "Avengers" star Patrick Macnee is avenging crime in real life. The 77-year-old actor has spent the last two years in court

INSIDE POOP ABOUT MOOSE DROPPING FESTIVAL (JULY 10) TALKEETNA, Alaska (Wireless Flash) -- The folks in Talkeetna, Alaska, have some crappy plans for this weekend -- literally. The tiny town will be holding its 27th Annual Moose Dropping

CELEBRITIES FANTASIZE ABOUT SWITCHING ROLES NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- Talk about adding spice to your life: Elizabeth Hurley confesses that if she wasn't canoodling with Hugh Grant, she'd love to be one of the Spice Girls.

NICE DAY FOR A LAVENDER WEDDING: GAY NUPTIAL TIPS NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- There's plenty of advice for heterosexual couples who want to get married -- but where can a gay or lesbian couple turn for nuptial advice?