Former Bush Aide Found Dead, 5,000 Birds Fall From Sky Dead in Arkansas, and Mega Millions Over $300 Million
The Omelette Tuesday January 4, 2011
Former Bush Aide and Vietnam Veteran Murdered and Found in Landfill
John Wheeler was a military hero and served as an aide in three different presidential administrations including The Bush Administration. His body was found in a Delaware landfill on New Years Eve, but how he got there is a mystery. He was last seen getting on a train near Washington D.C. Authorities have ruled his death a homicide, but the cause of death hasn't been released as of yet. Wheeler fought to get a Vietnam Memorial built in Washington D.C.
5,000 Black Birds Fall From Sky in Small Arkansas Town on New Years Eve
The carcasses of 5,000 black birds were found in a field in Beebe, Arkansas on New Years Day. It is alleged the birds were frightened and fell from the sky just before the stroke of midnight. What caused this is a mystery. Scientists have stated the 5,000 birds died from internal bleeding - clearly a result of falling from the sky from far above.
Mega Millions Jackpot Grows to Over $300 Million
The Mega Millions jackpot has grown to $330 million, making it one of the top 10 biggest lottery jackpots in U.S. history. People are flocking to supermarkets and convenience stores in droves, hoping to cash in on tonight's Mega Millions jackpot.