Headlines for: 01-30-2000

SEX SECRETS OF THE STARS NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- Did you know Mel Gibson's rear end was shaved for his sex scenes in "Lethal Weapon 2?" Or that Elvis was turned off by big feet?

TEEN MUSICIAN MOBBED BY MAFIA RUMORS ORLANDO, Fla. (Wireless Flash) -- A up-and-coming teen rock band named "Gotti XIII" is being mobbed by rumors of a mafia connection.

MARIAH CAREY BROKEN UP OVER `HEARTBREAKER' VIDEO NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- Mariah Carey is really broken up over her video for "Heartbreaker" -- as in black and blue bruises.

PRE-PERIOD PIG-OUTS LEAD TO PMS (EMBARGOED UNTIL 5 P.M. EST) WASHINGTON (Wireless Flash) -- Bad news for women: those greasy french fries and tubs of ice cream you crave just before your period could be increasing your chances of having PMS.

ILLINOIS MAN INDUCES IMPOTENCE WITH ONE TOUCH BURBANK, Illinois (Wireless Flash) -- An Illinois man is bringing new meaning to the phrase "fickle finger of fate" -- he claims he can induce impotence in a man with just a touch of his finger.

`MALCOLM' STAR: `I WON'T GROW UP LIKE OTHER CHILD STARS' NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- "Malcolm In The Middle" star Frankie Muniz has made a pledge to his fans: He promises not to screw up his life when he grows up like other child stars have.

CATFIGHT DEVELOPS OVER GROUNDHOGS PUNXSATAWNEY, Penn. (Wireless Flash) -- The fur is flying between two cities that hold annual Groundhog Day celebrations. The most publicized town is Punxsatawney, Pennsylvania,

PIKACHU TO GET MACARONI AND CHEESE MAKEOVER GLENVIEW, Ill. (Wireless Flash) -- Pikachu may soon become known as "Pika-chewed." The cute "Pokemon" character will soon be getting its own

GROUNDHOG TO GET COMPETITION FROM CRAWFISH SHREVEPORT, La. (Wireless Flash) -- Punxatawney Phil, the weather-predicting groundhog, is in danger of being overshadowed by a Cajun crawfish named Claude.