Headlines for: 03-05-2000

MASSAGE-ARTIST USES PANTS, SHIRTS AS CANVAS LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) -- A Los Angeles artist has found a way to mix massage with painting. The artist -- who goes by the name "Yuroz" -- creates paintings on

CAREENING COMMODES TO GO FOR BROKE AT OUTHOUSE RACE CHATANIKA, Alaska (Wireless Flash) -- Residents of Chatanika, Alaska, will be flushed with excitement this weekend (March 11-12). Each year the town holds its annual "Outhouse Race" in which

TEXAS MAN BIG ON MEDICINE BALLS FORT DAVIS, Tex. (Wireless Flash) -- A man in Fort Davis, Texas, knows something about having a ball -- a medicine ball, that is. 52-year-old Lineaus Lorette specializes in making medicine balls,

FAMOUS AMOS COOKIES TURNS 25 KAILUA, Hawaii (Wireless Flash) -- Wally Amos, the creator of Famous Amos cookies, has a good reason to be chipper these days: his famous cookies are turning 25 years old.

WILL NO TOES PANTYHOSE BE A HIT? NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- Madonna made fingerless gloves popular in the 1980s -- now a hosiery company hopes to convince women to wear toeless pantyhose.

COULD CUSTARD PREVENT SATELLITE CLUTTER? LONDON (Wireless Flash) -- Could a custard-like substance clean up the growing problem of space debris? That's what an amateur astronomer in London thinks.

WIRELESS FLASH BRIEFS FROM AROUND THE WORLD NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- George W. Bush might want the voting age lowered after he hears this: He's the top pick in a new presidential poll of school kids. The survey conducted by Scholastic reveals 31

`FAMILY GUY' PRODUCER BEGGED FOX TO SHELVE SHOW LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) -- Most TV producers don't want their shows yanked off the air -- but not "Family Guy" creator Seth McFarlane.

ROCK BAND AUCTIONS OFF TORTURE PADDLE TAMPA, Fla. (Wireless Flash) -- You can't beat this deal: a rock group is auctioning off a collection of "torture tools" on the eBay website. "Gen," the lead singer for the Genitorturers, says the highest