Before getting into radio, Bill Michaels performed extensively as the "Rabbi" character in the Village People (the original drummer). When asked to describe himself, he said this: "I'm known mostly for my philanthropic work. It's now gotten to the point of overshadowing the whole radio thing, which is what I've wanted for years. But if I had to pick one word… the one that comes to mind right away is 'honesty.' I'm real proud of that, ya know? Because the truth can be so important. However, my greatest attribute is my ability to finish ANYTHING I set my mi
Missouri Town’s New Newspaper Is Called “The Uranus Examiner”
I guess if you're launching a new newspaper in 2018, you've got to do something to get some buzz going.
National Toy Hall of Fame Announces Finalists for 2018
The National Toy Hall of Fame announced this year's 12 finalists. Three of the toys will be inducted later this fall.
Here’s How Much Money We Spend Eating Out Every Year
If you're wondering where all your money keeps going, this might be the answer. A new study looked at how much the average American is spending on two things.
Hiking Family Stand Their Ground When Charged by Bear
Tigran Avakian and his family were hiking the Monrovia Falls Trail when they came upon a black bear who did not like the idea of humans being in its territory.
Taco Bell Named As Best Mexican Restaurant
The Harris Poll has released the results of their nationwide 2018 survey of customer's favorite brands.
Baltimore Ravens Band Member Perfectly Air Drums to Rush
You know how you think you look when you're air drumming to your favorite song? Yeah, your timing isn't nearly as spot-on as this guy's.
Man’s In-Game “Spider-Man” Proposal Fails Horribly
A guy just orchestrated a grand romantic gesture that crashed and burned. Back in May, he had an idea of a creative way to propose to his girlfriend.
Tiger Handler Who Visited Quad Cities Arrested in Murder-For-Hire Plot
Here's a face you may remember seeing at the Mississippi Valley Fair a few years ago. Joe Exotic and his big cats would offer up shows and photo-ops.
Florida Man Stole Ambulance Because He Needed a Ride Home
A guy in Miami told police he needed a car to get home, and that's why he stole an ambulance from outside a hospital on Sunday.
Serena Williams’ Dispute with the Umpire Results in $17,000 Fine
Serena Williams lost the Women's U.S. Open final to Naomi Osaka on Saturday, but the real story was Serena's battle with chair umpire Carlos Ramos.