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Update: Drugmaker Novartis has released a statement saying it has no plans to bring on Paula Deen as a spokeswoman for diabetes treatment. “The rumors that Novartis has signed a multi-million dollar spokesperson deal with Paula Deen for a Diabetes treatment are not true. Novartis is not working with Ms. Deen,” the company said. Their [...] [Read More]
When most people are late to work, it’s because the kids got sick, the traffic was terrible or the alarm clock mysteriously failed. Sometimes, though, a fox stole your keys, the governor called or your cat had the hiccups. CareerBuilder.com asked employers to list the most outrageous excuses heard from tardy employees, and while only [...] [Read More]
Coors Light became the second-most popular beer in the country in 2011, edging between Bud Light and Budweiser, which had held the No. 1 and No. 2 for nearly two decades. The Chicago Tribune reported Tuesday on the beer rankings, which were collected Beer Marketer’s Insight. Last year’s top selling brews were: 1. Bud Light [...] [Read More]
Talk about great seats. Check out these two fans who are sitting on the bench with the Mavericks during Tuesday’s game against the Pistons. Yes, on the bench. With the players. TV cameras caught the two fans, with beers in their hands, between Mavericks guards Delonte West and Vince Carter during the third quarter of [...] [Read More]
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — A man kayaking in the Gulf of Mexico rescued an injured dog that was swimming offshore after fleeing when his owner was struck and killed by a car. The bizarre and sad tale unfolded Saturday afternoon on Siesta Key, a bucolic island community about 40 miles south of St. Petersburg that [...] [Read More]