Headlines For Friday, October 5, 2018

October 5, 2018

 6 am Headlines

There's a new strip club going up in Texas called the Emergency Room.  And even though they can legally use that name, people are worried it could be confusing . . . and someone with a serious health problem might accidentally go there instead of a hospital.

Chris Evans has confirmed that he's done playing Captain America after "Avengers 4".  Yesterday was his last day of filming, and he said, quote, "Playing this role over the last eight years has been an honor."

A new study ranked the states from the most to least stressed, based on things like commute times and unemployment.  New Jersey and Georgia are the most stressed . . . and Iowa and Minnesota are the least.


7 am Headlines

Christina Aguilera says people don't remember that she also kissed Madonna at the "MTV VMAs" in 2003, because MTV missed most of her kiss when they cut away to get Justin Timberlake's reaction to Madonna kissing Britney Spears.  But she doesn't mind.

Ben Affleck completed a 40-day stay in rehab, but he says sobriety is a full-time commitment.  He adds, quote, "I hope down the road I can offer an example to others who are struggling."  There's also talk that he wants to play Batman again, at least one more time.

A new study found that being hugged really does make us feel better, especially if you're having a bad day.  People who received at least one hug on a day something bad happened were less likely to let that one thing ruin their entire day.  And the effect also carried over into the next day.