Legendary oil tycoon, Oklahoma State University megadonor T. Boone Pickens dies

Legendary oil tycoon, Oklahoma State University megadonor T. Boone Pickens dies

Updated: 2:32 PM EDT Sep 11, 2019

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WEBVTT INTERVIEW WITH THE ONE AND ONLY BOONE PICKENS. JESSUCA: A LOT OF PEOPLE WERE WORRIED ABOUT HIM AFTER HE WASN’T SHOWING UP TO OSU GAMES. ABIGAIL: BUT I SPENT SEVERAL HOURS WITH HIM, AND HE WAS FEELING PRETTY GOOD. WE WENT TO HIS EXPANSIVE RANCH IN THE TEXAS PANHANDLE, AS THE 90-YEAR-OLD RECOVERS, REFLECTS, AND CRACKS A FEW JOKES. ♪ ABIGAIL: YOU LOOK UP AND YOU SEE BOONE PICKENS STADIUM, YOUR NAME THAT’S A BIG DEAL. >> WHEN YOU SEE YOUR NAME ON THE STADIUM, YOU KNOW THAT YOU HAVE, UHHH, YOU’VE BUILT SOME BIG THINGS. AND I’M PROUD OF THAT. ABIGAIL: THE HOUSE THAT BOONE BUILT, A COLISEUM IN THE HEART OF COWBOY COUNTRY. BOONE HAS GIVEN $500 MILLION…

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Man breaks into Taylor Swift’s home, takes shoes off to be ‘polite’

Police say a man broke into singer Taylor Swift's beachfront mansion in Rhode Island and took his shoes off because he wanted to be polite.Westerly police who responded to the home just after 5 p.m. Friday found 26-year-old Richard J. McEwan inside.Police Chief Shawn Lacey tells The Westerly Sun the Milford, New Jersey, man wasn't wearing shoes. When asked why, he said he was always taught to take his shoes off when entering someone's home to be polite.He's charged with breaking and entering and willful trespassing. Online court records did not list a defense attorney.Lacey says his officers have had to deal with several suspicious people at the singer's home, but this is the first time he remembers someone making it inside.He says no one was home.According to police, the man also ran away but was apprehended after a short chase, NJ.com reported.

Police say a man broke into singer Taylor Swift's beachfront mansion in Rhode Island and took hi…

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Will Dorian survive the “hurricane graveyard?” Mike Lyons analyzes

The National Hurricane Center is home to the best hurricane forecasters on the planet and they will be the first to tell you that they have done a poor job predicting the intensity of Dorian.After all, the storm was supposed to be a hurricane today. Instead, it is barely a tropical storm. In fact, when Hurricane Hunters flew through Dorian Tuesday morning they found a very disorganized tropical system. Small tropical storms and hurricanes are notoriously difficult to predict. And, since the storm was born on Saturday the National Hurricane Center meteorologists have said more than once that there is “low confidence” in their intensity forecast.So, what comes next? More surprises. These small systems are prone to wild fluctuations in intensity meaning Dorian could get stronger or weaken very quickly, especially since Dorian is in the eastern Caribbean, sometimes called the “hurricane graveyard.”According to a study published in 2009 found that weather conditions like st…

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‘Lady and the Tramp’ star is a 2-year-old rescue dog from Arizona named Monte

'Lady and the Tramp' star is a 2-year-old rescue dog named Monte

Updated: 2:24 PM EDT Aug 21, 2019

An Arizona rescue dog will make his film debut in Disney's live-action remake of "Lady and the Tramp." And he certainly looks the part.Monte, a 2-year-old terrier mix, will play the titular Tramp in the film, set to premiere on the Disney+ streaming service when it launches in the U.S. on Nov. 12, KTVK-TV reported.The pup was sent from a municipal shelter in New Mexico to Phoenix's HALO Animal Rescue in April 2018. Monte was beloved among staffers for his good behavior and sloppy wet kisses, shelter CEO Heather Allen told KTVK.Monte was scouted by a group of Hollywood animal trainers, she said, one of whom adopted the affable canine.Despite his recent foray into film, Allen said Monte still enjoys a happy, normal life.His "Tramp" is voiced by note…

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How long does it actually take to get food poisoning?

Food poisoning occurs when you eat contaminated food, which can result in a whole host of gastrointestinal symptoms."The signs and symptoms are usually abdominal cramps, nausea with or without vomiting and diarrhea," said Dr. John Pandolfino, chief of gastroenterology and hepatology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Symptoms also include feeling weak and fatigued and having fever and chills.It's not always "exotic" foods that cause food poisoning. Often, it's caused by your food handler, a contaminated kitchen or a contaminated source, like the fields where your food was grown, as we’ve seen in many recent, well-publicized cases of food poisoning. When it comes to determining the source of your food poisoning, it can be tricky to narrow down. But let's look at a few culprits that cause the most common types of food poisoning. Food poisoning cause: Salmonella, Campylobacter and E. coli Bacteria like Campylobacter, E. coli and salmonella are the most common causes of b…

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