Headlines for: 08-23-2001

COUPLE TO BE BURIED NEAR FAVORITE BARTENDER LAFAYETTE, Calif. (Wireless Flash) – A bartender from Lafayette, California, definitely makes drinks to die for – because two of his customers plan on getting buried near his bar.

WOMAN ON HUNGER STRIKE OVER BUSH-E.T. PROMISE BERKELEY, Calif. (Wireless Flash) – It seems George W. Bush is alienating some Americans for not keeping a campaign promise to have vice president Dick Cheney investigate unidentified flying objects.

DOGGIE DONNA KARAN REVEALS CANINE CLOTHING TRENDS CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Wireless Flash) – A North Carolina woman who is sort of a “Donna Karan for Dogs” is giving the scoop on what’s hot and what’s not in canine clothing.

NEW DOLL CONTAINS REAL DNA COSTA MESA, Calif. (Wireless Flash) – Genetic engineering is moving out of the laboratory and into kiddies’ toys. A California-based toy manufacturer has made a doll that contains

VENTURES BACK ON COMEBACK WAVE THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (Wireless Flash) – The Wise Guys’ new hit, “Start The Commotion,” is also causing a commotion with the ’60s-era rock group, the Ventures.

STUDY: BIG HIPS MAY BE HEALTHY FOR YOUR HEART BETHESDA, Md. (Wireless Flash) – Carrying a wide load around your hips may not be as bad for your health as previously thought. A team of researchers from the Netherlands, Canada and the U.S. has just

AUSTRIAN MAN COUNTING DAYS UNTIL CALENDAR IS REPLACED GRAZ, Austria (Wireless Flash) – An Austrian man is counting the days until the old Gregorian calendar is given the heave-ho. Self-proclaimed “calendar scientist” Sepp Rothwangl claims the

SALESPEOPLE MORE LIKELY TO HAVE AFFAIRS? NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) – Wanna increase your chances of having sex on the job? Just become a sales executive. According to a new survey by Sales And Marketing Management

HAUNTED CRUISE SHIP GETS GHOST CAM LONG BEACH, Calif. (Wireless Flash) – The allegedly haunted luxury liner the Queen Mary has just been equipped with a new webcam to transmit paranormal activities via the internet.

FLASH LITES: RIP ‘N’ READ POP CULTURE RECAP LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) – The star of the slapstick comedy Bubble Boy is blowing off complaints that the film makes fun of folks who suffer from immune deficiencies. Actor Jake Gyllenhaal says his bubble-enclosed