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Australian airline passengers told to flush drugs - humboldtbeacon.com
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian airline apologized on Wednesday for a warning a flight attendant gave passengers who might have been flying high that there were drug-sniffer dogs awaiting them at Sydney airport. Many of the 210 passengers aboard ...
Correction: Music-Eric Clapton story - humboldtbeacon.com
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In a story July 24 about Eric Clapton's new album "The Breeze," The Associated Press reported erroneously the first name of singer Don White. A corrected version of the story is below: Clapton says thank you to Cale with 'The ...
Why Bradley Cooper pulled shift at Burger King - humboldtbeacon.com
Bradley Cooper did a shift at Burger King to prepare for a new movie role. Maybe he's concerned they've run out of creative ideas for another four "Hangover" movies. The actor practiced his cooking skills Sunday at London's Leicester Square branch of ...
Lawyers for Hollywood sex-abuse accuser want out - humboldtbeacon.com
HONOLULU (AP) — Lawyers for a former child model accusing 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sex abuse said Tuesday they want to get off the case because their relationship with the accuser has deteriorated. Attorneys Jeff Herman and Mark Gallagher filed a ...
Jury awards Ventura $1.8M in defamation case - humboldtbeacon.com
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A jury awarded former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura $1.8 million Tuesday in his lawsuit against the estate of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle. On the sixth day of deliberations, the federal jury decided that the 2012 best ...
Oak Ridge cancels class to reduce Southern accents - humboldtbeacon.com
OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (AP) — Some employees at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee complained about a class aimed at teaching them how to reduce their Southern accents. Now, managers are calling the whole thing off. The course had been advertised ...
Harrison Ford ready for 'Star Wars' return? - humboldtbeacon.com
Harrison Ford was seen Monday in Santa Monica, walking without a cast on his leg or that weird crutch contraception he has been using in recent weeks. Good to hear. Now get back to work ... people's lives depend on getting "Star Wars: Episode VII" out on time.
Spotify's Top 10 most viral tracks - humboldtbeacon.com
The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, July 21 to Sunday, July 27 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.
Christopher Walken cast in Disney's 'The Jungle Book' remake - humboldtbeacon.com
Christopher Walken can swing, which we all know. But can he swing like King Louie? Disney thinks so. The company announced Tuesday that Walken has joined the cast of its live action remake of "The Jungle Book." The Oscar winner will play King Louie, who ...
Centenarian gets honorary high school diploma - humboldtbeacon.com
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island centenarian has received something she'd wanted for more than eight decades: her high school diploma. East Providence resident Mary Moniz (MOH'-neez) received the honorary diploma from the Fall River ...