Headlines For Monday, January 7, 2019

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January 7, 2019

6 am Headlines

Oregon man trapped in Burger King restroom sues to regain free meals for life.

A prison guard in North Carolina had a stroke and collapsed last Wednesday.  But three inmates used his phone to call 911, and probably saved his life.

7 am Headlines

A woman was jogging in California last week when a dog attacked her.  She pepper sprayed the dog, which made its owner so angry she ran up and bit the woman.  She's been arrested.

Movies and TV shows that are coming to an end this year include the main "Star Wars" saga, the first phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, "The Big Bang Theory", and "Game of Thrones".


9 am Headlines
The linguistics department at Lake Superior State University in Michigan just put out its 44th annual list of the obnoxious, overused, and just plain terrible words and phrases we need to banish.   And here are some of the best ones for 2019 . 

 Former "American Idol" co-host Brian Dunkleman knows people are mocking him for being an Uber driver, and he doesn't care.  He's doing it for his five-year old son.

Eminem tops a list of the most popular workout songs with both "Till I Collapse" and "Lose Yourself".  Meanwhile, the most popular workout song for people age 35 to 55 was "Eye of the Tiger" by Survivor