Tag Archives: Monday

• Stop the presses! Kathie Lee & Hoda: No booze for a month!

Stop the presses! Kathie Lee & Hoda: No booze for a month!

Will “The Today Show” be the same without the slightly inebriated antics of co-hosts Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb? Viewers are set to find out, as the zany morning duo announced on air Monday that they will refrain from drinking wine for an entire month. Vino has become a mainstay¬†in the fourth hour of […]

• Judge rules Kentucky liquor sales law flawed

Judge rules Kentucky liquor sales law flawed

Kentucky’s seven-decade old ban on grocery stores, gas stations and other retailers selling wine and liquor is unconstitutional because it violates the equal protection clause of the Fourteenth Amendment to the Constitution, a federal judge ruled. U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn II ordered that the ban may remain in place for the time being […]

• What a mess! 55,000 lb of beer splatter on Florida highway

What a mess! 55,000 lb of beer splatter on Florida highway

A tractor-trailer hauling 55,000 pounds of bottled beer overturned Monday and dumped its load on Interstate 95 in Volusia County. WKMG reports that bottles of Heineken and Amstel Light shattered in the northbound lanes the highway, causing a shutdown at 4 a.m. It took crews about seven hours to clear the broken glass and brew. […]

• Two sides in liquor battle raise a staggering $34M

Two sides in liquor battle raise a staggering $34M

Costco has dumped a startling $22.5 million into the ballot proposal that would open liquor sales in Washington to big retailers, and the new record for donations to a single ballot campaign is getting some attention. Foes of Initiative 1183 are using the big donations to say Costco is trying to buy the election. But […]