Weird news: A story that landed on reputable websites and broadcasts around the country – including CNN, MSNBC and Yahoo News – was deemed a hoax after a reporter looked into the story. The tale was that a dentist pulled all the teeth out of her ex-boyfriend’s mouth after he cheated on her. The reporter couldn’t verify any of the information, however, and it was ruled a hoax.
Happening today: NASA will talk today about the giant asteroid Vesta. The asteroid was analyzed using data collected by the Dawn spacecraft.
Opening bell: The Dow opened at 12,835.06. The market had another rough day Wednesday, finishing down 97.03 points.
Motivational quote: “Leadership: The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.” - Dwight D. Eisenhower
Watercooler talk: Apes are using iPads to communicate with their keepers
GateHouse News Service