Headlines for: 02-28-2000

MAGAZINE CREATES POT VERSION OF OSCARS: THE `STONYS' NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- A popular pro-marijuana magazine will begin awarding an annual pot version of the Oscars to movies with the best marijuana themes.

KARL MALONE: SICK OF `BLACK REDNECK' LABEL SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Wireless Flash) -- Utah Jazz star Karl "The Mailman" Malone is getting stamped with a new nickname: "black redneck."

$1 MILLION TOO MUCH FOR `RIFLEMAN' GUN? BOCA RATON, Fla. (Wireless Flash) -- Collectibles experts are shooting down the $1 million asking price a Florida entrepreneur has placed on an original rifle from "The Rifleman" TV series.

NAME EXPERT: `GEORGE W. BUSH SHOULD CHANGE HIS NAME' DEL MAR, Calif. (Wireless Flash) -- If George W. Bush really wants to get voters to trust him, he should change his name. That's according to name expert Jan Spiller, who says the Texas

MISS MANNERS OF MATERNITY: `PREGNANT WOMEN CAN WEAR BIKINIS' KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Wireless Flash) -- Pregnant women now have their own guide to etiquette in the form of a Tennessee woman who's known as the "Miss Manners of Maternity."

DELAWARE QUARTERS WORTH $1.12 TO COLLECTORS HAWTHORNE, N.J. (Wireless Flash) -- If you have any common "cents" you'll want to get your hands on some of those new Delaware quarters. According to New Jersey-based currency expert Andrew Gause,

WILL `MILLIONAIRE' CRAZE CRASH THE ECONOMY? PHOENIX (Wireless Flash) -- Bad news for all those winners on "Who Wants To Be a Millionaire:" 90 percent of them may end up in debt within a few years.

ANGELINA JOLIE'S UNCLE MAY HONOR OSCAR NOMINATION IN MUSIC NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Wireless Flash) -- Angelina Jolie is favored to win the Best Supporting Actress Oscar for "Girl, Interrupted" and she may get a song written about her to boot.

11-YEAR-OLD BOY CROWNED KING OF JUNK MAIL BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Wireless Flash) -- Think you're receiving mountains of useless junk mail? It's probably not as useless as the letter received by an 11-year-