AND YOU THOUGHT YOU’VE HAD A TOUGH WEEK!
An SUV driver in New Jersey had just gone through a car wash when she accidentally stepped on the gas instead of the brake and drive the vehicle right into a river/ Fortunately she and her daughter were able to get out unhurt.
OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN: Australian Honor
Olivia Newton-John has been made a Companion of the Order of Australia, her home country’s highest civilian honor.
Cited for her “service to community health,” the singer-actress who is being treated for cancer again, responded via a Facebook video. She said, “I am so proud to be an Aussie and this couldn’t have come at a better time.”
Newton-John was recognized for her “eminent service to community health, particularly for people living with cancer, through support for medical research, and as a songwriter and performer.”
Other Australian entertainers honored as part of the country’s Australia Day celebration include Kylie Minogue and the Las Vegas fixture Human Nature.