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Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman James Looney was arrested in November after allegedly smashing his Maserati into three cars and later spit at a police offer, according to a report by TMZ. Loney was arrested because he was believed to be under the influence of drugs after he swerved into one car and careened into [...]
A principal in North Carolina received a lot of criticism nationwide after he suspended a 4th-grader for sexual harassment after the boy allegedly called a teacher “cute.” Now, according to the Associated Press, that principal has been forced to resign. School officials have confirmed the 9-year-old’s actions did not amount to sexual harassment. Jerry Bostic [...]
The company announced it plans to install the Coca-Cola’s Freestyle soda fountain machine in all 850 U.S. company-owned restaurants, according to a Wall Street Journal story. Burger King hopes to install the machines by April 2012.
In my family, I was nicknamed “Leftie” for all the wrong reasons. It meant I was awkward, clumsy and sure to score poorly on those handwriting assignments in second grade.
Why are people left-handed? It’s not all genetic. Scientists believe one’s handedness, left, right or mixed, is due primarily to how a baby’s brain develops in the womb and may be related to stress.
If there was ever an effective anti-smoking campaign, this one is probably it. Plastic surgeon Anthony Youn, of CNN’s The Chart, is warning women who’ve had breast surgery and are smokers to kick the nicotine habit. Because of the damage smoking does to your lungs? Nope. Because it could make your nipples fall off. Seriously. [...]
Is Parks and Recreation a liberal-leaning show? Every year, the Experian-Simmons group measures the consumer preferences of TV viewers who self identify as either ‘Liberal Democrat’ or ‘Conservative Republican,’ and compiles a list of the top shows and who likes them. This year’s survey is out, and the results are pretty amusing. Here are some [...]