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Wednesday, 26 August 2015 08:38

Morning recap 8/26

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The first Major League Baseball game on television happened when W2XBX TV broadcast a double-header between the Cincinati Reds and Brooklyn Dodgers on August 26, 1939.

Forbes released the list of highest paid actresses ... topping the list is Jennifer Lawrence (Katniss Everdeen of "Hunger Games") earning $52 million dollars this past year!  She still has a way to go to catch Iron Man.  Robert Downy Jr pulled down $80 million this past year!

If you were planning on enjoying the white sands of Waikiki Beach you might want to postpone your plans.  Recent rains, flooding and landslides on Honolulu have caused a drainage back up resulting in 500,000 gallons of raw sewage spilling out near this tropical tourist attraction.

Wild fun in Toledo, OH as the city's RedBall Project takes a crazy bounce. The iconic 15 foot, 250 pound big red ball gets caught by a breeze damaging cars and streets signs before being corralled. 

Oopsies!  A 12 year-old boy in Taiwan trips in a museum.  The good news:  he didn't spill a drop of the drink he was holding.  The bad news: while protecting that $3 soda he put a hole in that 350 year-old painting valued at $1.5 million!

What's in a name?  According to the FDA is it doesn't contain eggs you can't name it Mayo.  The warning comes against Hampton Creek Foods vegan, egg-less product called "Just Mayo".  Either change the name or puts some eggs in it!

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