Headlines for: 03-26-2000

BEETHOVEN OF PETS COMPOSES SONGS FOR CATS, DOGS CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (Wireless Flash) -- A saxophone player in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, hopes to become a Beethoven for beagles. Musician Joe Procopio is the world's only composer who writes

EROTIC ROMP WITH PINATA MAY LEAD TO LAWSUIT LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) -- A Mexican pinata factory worker who was caught on videotape having sex with a pinata is considering suing the factory.

WORLD'S LOUDEST SNORER CELEBRATES SLEEP APNEA AWARENESS DAY WASHINGTON, D.C. (Wireless Flash) -- Today (Mar. 27) could be good "snooze" for snorers: It's the world's first Sleep Apnea Awareness Day. The American Sleep Apnea Association says loud snoring can be a

THE TWINKIE TURNS 70 SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (Wireless Flash) -- Twinkies will celebrate a sweet anniversary next month: the cream-filled treats are turning 70. That's delicious news for 84-year-old Twinkie addict Lewis

WIRELESS FLASH BRIEFS FROM AROUND THE WORLD NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- "3rd Rock From the Sun" star Kristen Johnston may not have won an Oscar last night -- but she's won the fitness equivalent of an Academy Award. "Fitness" magazine is giving

BAY CITY ROLLERS: TODAY'S FASHION ROLE MODELS? NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- Everything old IS new again -- at least when it comes to men's fashion. Case in point: the National Men's Association of Sportswear Buyers

WILLARD SCOTT CELEBRATES 50 YEARS IN SHOW BUSINESS LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) -- Tomorrow (Mar. 28) marks a heavy day for portly Willard Scott: It's his 50th anniversary in show business. On March 28, 1950, the former "Today Show" weatherman started his

WHO WANTS TO WEAR A MILLION-DOLLAR WATCH? WILKES-BARRE, Penn. (Wireless Flash) -- Who wants to buy a million- dollar watch? That's the question in Geneva, Switzerland, where a watch manufacturer will unveil a $1 million dollar watch tomorrow (Mar. 28.)

MAGNETS CAN ATTRACT CANCER DRUGS TO TUMORS LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) -- Researchers at UCLA Medical Center are experimenting with a new technique that uses magnets to attract cancer drugs directly to a tumor.