Headlines for: 12-06-2000

IT COULD BE A `TIGHT CHRISTMAS' CHICAGO (Wireless Flash) -- It's going to be a "tight Christmas" for a lot of women this year -- and that's tight as in "tightwad."

FLOGGING BETTER THAN VIAGRA? CHICAGO (Wireless Flash) -- Guys, not enough lead in your pencil? Before you try Viagra, try getting flogged instead. That's the advice of flogging expert Joseph Bean, author

MEET THE RECIPIENT OF WORLD'S FIRST `POT SCHOLARSHIP' ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (Wireless Flash) -- Student Kevin Killough's education is going to pot -- and that's just fine with him.

SANTA DOESN'T LIKE BARRETTES OR WET DIAPERS ST. LOUIS, Mo. (Wireless Flash) -- Kids, if you plan on having your picture taken with Santa this year, here's a tip: ditch the barrettes.

PRICE IS RIGHT MODEL LEAVING SHOW AFTER 29 YEARS LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) -- "Price Is Right" spokesmodel Janice Pennington is looking for a new lease on life. After 29 years, Pennington is leaving the game show and

20TH ANNIVERSARY OF JOHN LENNON'S DEATH SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Wireless Flash) -- Tomorrow (Dec. 8) marks the 20th anniversary of the day John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman.

TAE-BO TIRED; TECHNO WORKOUTS IN NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- The Tae-bo workout program is quickly becoming "tired-bo" with gym rats. That's according to Liz Neporent, a fitness expert on

CELEBRITY MEDICAL CARE NOT SO STELLAR BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (Wireless Flash) -- Celebrities may get all sorts of perks -- but special medical attention isn't one of them.

NEW PEN DOUBLES AS NAIL FILE WESTPORT, Conn. (Wireless Flash) -- Secretaries can now file their nails at work without being caught thanks to a new pen that doubles as a nail file.