Headlines for: 12-19-2001

‘GRANDMA’ SINGER OFFERS ADVICE TO REAL-LIFE REINDEER VICTIM NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas (Wireless Flash) – It’s a case of life imitating art in New Braunfels, Texas, where a real-life Grandma got run over by a reindeer.

ALICE COOPER DISCOVERS NEW COUNTRY SINGER PHOENIX, Az. (Wireless Flash) – Alice Cooper is spreading his musical talents to country music. Recently, when a Phoenix-based record producer needed a female country

NEW ZEALAND BABIES BREAK WORLD RECORD FOR ‘CLOSEST BIRTH’ PALMERSTON NORTH, N.Z. (Wireless Flash) – Two New Zealand babies have become Guinness World Record holders before the age of 3. That’s because 28-month-old Joe Bleackley is only 208 days older than

DOG TRAINERS DEVELOP DOGGIE TUNES AND TOUCH THERAPY TECHNIQUE NORWOOD, Pa. (Wireless Flash) – Being a human can be stressful but two dog trainers claim a dog’s life can be emotionally “ruff” too. That’s why Pennsylvania-based trainers Armand Rabuttinio and Rich

PINING FOR CHRISTMAS TREE TEA? RESOLVEN, U.K. (Wireless Flash) – Pining for an alternative to egg nog this holiday? Well, a Welsh forestry worker is brewing up tea made from Christmas trees branches.

NO CASES OF ‘HOBBIT FLU’ YESTERDAY UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. (Wireless Flash) – Despite worries that office workers across the US might call in “sick” yesterday (Dec 19) to see Lord of the Rings, it looks like folks stayed in their cubicles.

VIRGINIA MAN ASKS ASTRONOMERS TO FIND PLANET X GALAX, Virginia (Wireless Flash) – Astronomers are supposed to be looking at the stars but an amateur astronomer in Virginia says they have their heads in the sand.

OSAMA BIN LADEN INSPIRES DART BOARD LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) – A Beverly Hills entrepreneur is making a pointed comment towards the war against terrorism: He’s put Osama bin Laden’s face on a dartboard.

SPERM WHALE FIGHTING WHALE OF A FUNGAL INFECTION CLEARWATER, Fla. (Wireless Flash) – A female pygmy sperm whale is fighting for her life because she has a whale of a fungal infection. “Glory” the whale – who was named in honor of the September

FLASH LITES: RIP ‘N’ READ POP CULTURE RECAP LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) – The UPN network’s Los Angeles affiliate is reporting that Beatle George Harrison died in a Beverly Hills mansion owned by Paul McCartney. The home sits near a tree-lined