Today - is the deadline to sign up for private health insurance … created by President Obama's health care law. / - go to healthcare.gov
to see if your car is included in the recently expanded recall of general motors vehicles..go to safercar.gov./ .the recall …is tied to defective ignition switches..
in Greenville – A new law will take effect ..tomoro… -it will be illegal to talk, text or use electronics while driving /.
The city of Clemson is one step away from giving the green light to The Dukes Center, downtown on College Avenue/ area residents say the large mixed-use development..,would create major traffic problems.. /The Board votes on April 1
it's been a week since the massive mudslide in Washington states.. North Cascades Mountain. / 21 have died..30 are missing..
the chevy cruz … 2013 and 2014 models are being recalled.. because an axle shaft.. can fracture and separate while being driven
The – Astra Girls -5K- is Saturday, - 9:00 AM …at the roger miliken center… benefitting children of abuse, and neglect in Dominion Family Services, details at Spartanburg day school. Org
the search for the missing Malaysian jetliner continues..with another setback.. /Four orange objects spotted by aircraft … in the Indian Ocean ..turned out to be fishing equipment, / A conclusive piece of debris is needed to narrow down the search area..
Pinka licious by the Childrens theatrer Friday, April 4 at 7:00 pm/ Saturday, April 5 at 1:30 & 5:30 pm/ Sunday, April 6 at 1:30 pm
the Federal Trade Commission says the mobile apps… of movie ticket-seller Fandango ….and credit report-provider --Credit Karma …may have left users' credit data and social security numbers…exposed./ The FTC says those two applications had security holes for a number of years
at Nickelodeon's ..annual Kids' Choice Awards last weekend.. Jennifer Lawrence wins favorite movie actress /
A biblical tale opens on top. Russell Crowe stars as ``Noah'' -- which debuts at number-one this weekend. /. ``Divergent'' drops to second this weekend, followed by ``Muppets Most Wanted'' and ``Mr. Peabody and Sherman.''
The final four has finally been set. The matchups for the NCAA men's basketball championship features a quartet of nationally known teams, despite the series of early upsets that ripped apart many brackets soon after the title chase began. Florida, the top overall seed, takes on Connecticut, while Wisconsin goes against Kentucky. The games will be played at Cowboys Stadium, where the giant video screens will dwarf the basketball court laid out on the field where Jerry Jones' team usually plays.
NCAA site: http://www.ncaa.com
Watch a video of Sean Kingston having his Bentley repossessed...OVER HERE!!
See the trailer for the new TMNT movie...VIDEO HERE!!
TRENDING VIDEO OF THE DAY:
A woman in Tampa uploaded a video of a guy in a truck tailgating her this past Monday. Then he pulled up next to her and flipped her off, because he thought she was driving too slow. But right afterward he lost control and crashed into a TREE. And in the video, you can hear the woman start LAUGHING at him when it happens.
Find out why Kathy Griffin is getting death threats...OVER HERE!!
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A store in Gilford, New Hampshire recently had a run in with a GHOST, at least that's what some people say. One of the security cameras shows the glass cover of a cake stand suddenly shoot across a table and shatter on the floor. Obviously someone could have just tied a string to it and yanked it from off screen. But the storeowner swears that didn't happen. Check out the video and see what you think.
Earlier this month, firefighters in Colorado were doing a controlled burn when a dust devil, which is basically a mini tornado, and it started picking up hundreds of burning tumbleweeds and throwing them around. They were eventually able to get the fire back under control. And the video of it online is actually pretty cool.
Drew Carey talks about his DWTS experience...OVER HERE!!
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A magician from Finland wanted to see what would happen if he offered dogs a treat and then made the treat disappear using a slight-of-hand trick. The video of it is online, and you'd kind of expect them to find the treat anyway using their sense of smell. But instead, they were all just THOROUGHLY confused by it.
200 new jobs will be created when Carbon fiber maker..Cytec expands in Peidmont.. info at www.cytec.com
yesterday …a satellite detected two large objects …floating off the coast of Australia /[ossibly from the missing Malaysian jet …/planes ,searching for the debris,, haven’t found anything
More than 20,000 taxpayers have been targeted by fake Internal Revenue Service agents in the largest phone scam the agency has ever seen/ the irs sends a letter first, and doesn’t ask for immediate payment/
Last nite- Michigan ousted Wofford from the NCAA Tournamnet – 57-40
Sunday ..Clemson will face Illinois at 11am… in Littlejohn Coliseum in the second round of the N.I.T.
On "Wheel of Fortune" Wednesday, a contestant named Emil turned two letters into $45,000 …during the bonus round/ he had only two letters –N and E- of the 12 letter puzzle- and shocked everybody with - new baby buggy- pat sayjak says it was the most amazing solve in his 30 years on the show/
You’re shopping at walmart..- a guy comes up and says hes a podiatry student- he persuades you to try on shoes, then , somehow, he ends up with your foot in his mouth and he’s sucking your toes../ The police are looking for the guy …who has tried the same thing at other walmart stores in lincolnton Nc
in the U.S./ The American Pet Products Association reports spending on pets is at an all time high….at nearly 60 billion bucks ..a year …/. With pet owners buying special food and purified water. for their pets
There were two huge upsets in the NCAA Tournament..yesterday - the first full day of play./ Dayton beat Ohio State / and Harvard knocked off Cincinnati. / CBSSports.com says 95 percent of the brackets got those games wrong
The Internal Revenue Service says that an estimated 10,200 South Carolinians who did not file a federal tax return for 2010 may be owed as much as $7.8 million.
Wofford's season came to an end..last night.. in the first round of the NCAA Tournament with a 57-40 loss to Michigan
Read more here: http://www.thestate.com/#storylink=cpy
Christ Church Episcopal School announces a $10.5 million plan to construct a performing arts center. construction begins in June.
The Irs is warning of a nationwide phone scam..that’s netted a million,so far/ ./ The scammers tell the victim they owe money… then threaten them .with arrest, deportation… or loss of a business or job / IRS officials will usually contact you by mail first..and , and don't demand immediate payment
North Carolina regulators say Duke Energy illegally pumped 61 million gallons of contaminated coal ash into the Cape Fear River, marking the eighth time in less than a month the nation's largest electricity company has been cited for environmental violations.
The Red Cross has been averaging 3 disasters a day since Christmas…a 26% increase/ additional volunteers .are needed
. The – Astra Girls -5K- is Saturday, April 5th starting at 9:00 AM at the roger miliken center… benefitting children of abuse, and neglect in Dominion Family Services, details at Spartanburg day school. Org or on facebook at sds 5 k
TRENDING VIDEO OF THE DAY: UMMMMMM Kids in plastic bags?
If you think getting YOUR kids to school is a pain, check this out. During flooding last year, kids from a tiny village in northern Vietnam had to cross a river to get to school, but the bridge was out. And obviously they couldn't be soaking wet when they showed up for class. So their parents got them there by putting them in a huge PLASTIC BAG one at a time, and then swimming them across.
#spreadthejoy: Happiness is the news today. It’s the international day of happiness established by ther United Nations / they want you to join the movement and share your happy moments.
Credible but not confirmed…A satellite has spotted two large objects in the Indian Ocean… off the coast of western Australia./ that could be part of the missing Malaysian jet- carrying 239 ppl/ A plane sent to the area , has, so far, been unable to find the debris.. bad weather is limiting visibility
Greenville is one of 20 cities nominated as 'best cycling city' / Vote.at… 10 best .com ..thru the middle of next month/
The Wofford Terriers play the Michigan Wolverines ..in the second round of the NCAA tournament today..... 7:10 pm.on CBS
designer Tommy Hilfiger says the No. 1 underwear model of the century is 38-year-old …former soccer player….is . .. David Beckham, - I have posted a picture – on my heidi blog on B937.com http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/18/showbiz/david-beckham-underwear-model-gallery/index.html?hpt=hp_t3ad%20campaign.
A fundraiser for the Children’s Museum of the Upstate ..is tonight at The Poinsett Club – DJ EZ is spinning/ details at www.thechocolatesoiree.com or 864-553-7920
Next month… Burger King …will start taking payments from your mobile device..
The Greenville Small Plate Crawl is Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday / diners can enjoy small plates from 24 restaurants in Greenville and Travelers Rest. priced from $3 to $8- details at Greenville small plate crawl ,com
Sales of mobile devices are leveling off. Older gadgets like PCs are on the decline./ ? so whats the
next big game changer?. Wearables that represent a broad category that can include fitness trackers, smart glasses, , clothing with embedded sensors, and the biggie - smartwatches
A fire at wild wing café yesterday morning …caused by a gas leak in the kitchen …has closed the downtown restaurant indefinitely
The head of starbucks says he wants to make tea as popular as he's helped make coffee in the U.S./ he’ll start by selling the chai tea created by oprah/
military search planes are trying to find two large objects picked up by satellite imaging… in a remote part of the Indian Ocean… about 1,500 miles off the coast of western Australia./ one object measures 82 feet/ and the other is smaller./ The plane carrying 239 people disappeared March 8 while flying from Malaysia to Beijing.
Registered dietitians are offering guided food tours at select Bi-Lo grocery stores/. today and Saturday. Get the schedule and locations at .eat right sc.org/
one object measures 82 feet/ and the other is smaller./ The plane …carrying 239 people ….disappeared March 8 …while flying from Malaysia to Beijing.
Taking the top honor at the Game Developers… Choice Awards. Was “The Last of Us'' – the survival saga ..created for the PlayStation 3 ….also won the awards for best design and narrative.
Smokeless smokes are generating heat in San Francisco. The city's Board of Supervisors has voted unanimously to ban electronic cigarettes in bars, restaurants and businesses. The e-cigarettes will be treated just like the kind you light with a match.
The widely held idea that a nap will help you “catch-up” on your sleep.. seems to be a myth, according to a study published this week in the Journal of Neuroscience./ Long-term sleep deprivation saps the brain of power …even after days of recovery sleep, / And that could be a sign of lasting brain injury.