Headlines for: 05-14-2000

RUSSELL CROWE: ROCK STAR? SYDNEY (Wireless Flash) -- The next time you see "Gladiator" star Russell Crowe, he may be swinging a microphone instead of a sword.

GORE HAPPIER THAN BUSH? DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (Wireless Flash) -- If a happy President is a good President, Al Gore should be elected in November. That's according to Florida-based "happiness researcher"

LESBIAN LOVE LIVES ANALYZED WITH ASTROLOGY NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- Tongues are wagging in the lesbian community over the first astrology book written for gay women. Sapphic stargazer Charlene Lichtenstein says she wrote the

CHIHUAHUAS NOT TOP DOG AMONG PET LOVERS VERNON, Ca. (Wireless Flash) -- The Taco Bell Chihuahua may be popular with folks but almost every other chihuahua isn't. According to a pet poll by the Homeward Bound pet adoption

CONFEDERATE FLAG FLAP PREDICTED TO HELP TOURISM CHARLESTON, S.C. (Wireless Flash) -- South Carolina tourism officials are doing lots of flag-waving over the recent decision to remove the Confederate flag from the state's capitol dome.

WATCH WHAT YOU SAY: NEW HEARING AID TIME PIECE CHICAGO (Wireless Flash) -- A new watch that doubles as a hearing aid is giving new meaning to the phrase: "watch what you hear."

IS E.T. CAUSING CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME? MEDFORD, N.J. (Wireless Flash) -- Although scientists still don't know the cause of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, a New Jersey UFO researcher thinks E.T. may be the culprit.

ANT FARMS NEW PET TREND AMONG GEN X'ERS HOWELL, N.J. (Wireless Flash) -- If you want to make money in the pet industry, bet the farm on ant farms. According to Will Demuth -- who runs the antcolony.org

WIRELESS FLASH NEWS BRIEFS FROM AROUND THE WORLD HOLLYWOOD (Wireless Flash) -- Action star Jackie Chan may have broken almost every bone in his body doing crazy stunts, but he's not entirely fearless. Chan admits he's been afraid of