Headlines for: 06-01-1999
WOMAN TO ATTEMPT 24-HOUR, 100-MILE RUN
KILDEER, Ill. (Wireless Flash) -- Can you imagine running for 24 hours straight? That's exactly what an Illinois woman plans to do this weekend (June 4-5).
U.S. POST OFFICE LOOKING FOR LUCY LOOKALIKES
NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- The United States Postal Service is looking for a few good Lucies to help promote its new "I Love Lucy" 33-cent stamp.
BILL GATES BUTT OF NEW JOKE BOOK
SEATTLE, Wash. (Wireless Flash) -- Bill Gates may be making the world more high-tech but he's inspiring jokes that are strictly low-brow.
WINERY TO HOST WINE TASTING -- FOR DOGS!
NAPA, Calif. (Wireless Flash) -- Talk about putting on the dog: the owners of a California winery have scheduled a canine wine tasting for dogs and their masters.
BLACK GOLD: MAN OWNS WORLD'S LARGEST COLLECTION OF OIL CANS
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (Wireless Flash) -- There's gold in them thar cans -- at least if they're antique motor oil cans. Old oil cans are now worth big bucks according to retired
BATTER UP BARBIE: DOLL TO BECOME A YANKEE
NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- Barbie is trading in her pink outfits for some blue and white pinstripes: tomorrow Barbie will become a member of the New York Yankees baseball team.
WOULD YOU PAY $40 FOR JOE WALSH'S CANCELED CHECK?
LOS ANGELES (Wireless Flash) -- If you're an Eagles fan with at least 40 bucks to burn, here's a noteworthy souvenir: One of Joe Walsh's canceled checks.
GEENA DAVIS' DREAM MARRIAGE RUINED BY HUBBY'S NIGHTMARES?
NEW YORK (Wireless Flash) -- Ever wonder how Geena Davis' dream marriage to director Renny Harlin turned into a nightmare? It turns out it may have had something to do with how Harlin
MATCHBOOK EXHIBIT SETS FIRE TO TOBACCO INDUSTRY
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (Wireless Flash) -- Would looking at a collection of matches make you less likely to smoke? A museum in Florida hopes so.