Headlines for: 12-26-1999

HELP WANTED: HAWAII NEEDS CONCH SHELL BLOWERS HONOLULU (Wireless Flash) -- A serious shortage of Hawaiian conch shell blowers is affecting a scheduled Y2K celebration in Honolulu.

NEW MUSIC GENRE MIXING SOMBREROS WITH SYNTHS TIJUANA, Mex. (Wireless Flash) -- Talk about "living la vida loca": the first new music genre of the new millennium is a combination of sombreros and synthesizers.

WHITE SUPREMACIST RILED BY ROCKER REMARKS FALLBROOK, Calif. (Wireless Flash) -- Atlanta Braves' reliever John Rocker's derogatory comments regarding foreigners, gays and asians are coming under fire again -- this time by well-known

WIRELESS FLASH BRIEFS AROUND THE WORLD BOCA RATON, Fla. (Wireless Flash) -- Here's proof politics makes for strange bedfellows. "The Globe" tabloid is reporting that Monica Lewinsky supposedly has the hots for Linda Tripp's son.

HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS TO GIVE LIFETIME PASSES TO Y2K BABIES PHOENIX (Wireless Flash) -- The Harlem Globetrotters basketball team has found an expensive way to ensure their fan base in the next century: the team is giving away lifetime passes to every

B-17 BOMBER REPLICA FOR SALE: $319,000 FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (Wireless Flash) -- Already starting your Christmas shopping for next year? How about buying a B-17 bomber? Believe it or not, the American Airpower Museum in

ANTENNA BALLS AS COLLECTIBLE AS BEANIE BABIES? SAN CARLOS, Calif. (Wireless Flash) -- You know those novelty styrofoam balls designed for the end of your car radio antenna? Well, believe it or not, they may become the next big

ANARCHISTS WREAKING HAVOC NEW YEARS EVE? APTOS, Calif. (Wireless Flash) -- Looks like the government has a good reason to worry about Y2K related terrorism on New Year's Eve.

MOST BIZARRE TEEN TRENDS OF 1999 NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- 1999 was a strange year as far as teen trends go. That's according to Jane Mount of Bolt.com, a website that