Headlines For Wednesday, February 7, 2018

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February 7, 2018

6 am Headlines 


Ozzy Osbourne announced the North American leg of his 'farewell tour.'  It's scheduled to launch on April 27th in Jacksonville, FL  and it'll feature Stone Sour as the opening act.  It's called the "No More Tours 2" tour.

A Woman found was holding her eyeballs outside Upstate church. Deputies say she used her own hands to gouge out her eyeballs. 

  A new study found that there's a connection between watching a "Fast and Furious" movie and driving more recklessly.  The researchers found that on weekends when one of the movies came out, the number of people who got tickets for going more than 40 miles-per-hour above the speed limit near movie theaters doubled. 


7 am Headlines


Donald Trump Jr. tried to defend his dad against charges of racism with the classic "He has black friends" defense.  He said, quote, "It's amazing, all the rappers . . . all his African-American friends, from Jesse Jackson to Al Sharpton, I have pictures with them."

Is your office lighting making you dumber?  Researchers exposed rats to office lighting for a month, and the rats lost 30% of the capacity in a part of the brain associated with memory and learning.  But when they were exposed to bright light that was more like daylight for a month, they went back to normal.

A guy went to a strip club in South Carolina on Sunday night and, for some reason, he kicked one of their toilets until it broke and started flooding the place.  He was arrested for malicious injury and public intoxication. 


9 am Headlines


Jim Carrey is quitting Facebook and selling his stock, because he says they profited off Russian interference in our elections, and still aren't doing enough to stop it.  Quote, "What the world needs now is capitalism with a conscience."

 Competitive breath-holding is a niche sport with a big risk.