What's trending at 5:30, Wednesday, march 19th & Conversation
By Kimberely Scott, WJBF Anchor/News at 10 on the CW Anchor - email
Augusta, GA -
Its not as delicious as eating a pure chocolate bar.....but carries the same health benefits. Researchers have developed a chocolate pill. Take the cocoa bean compound....minus the fat and sugar and pack all the nutrients and heart health benefits into one. Flavanols found in dark chocolate can lower the risk of heart attacks and strokes....improve blood pressure, cholesterol, insulin regulation and other cardiovascular issues.
There are two winner's of last night's 400-million dollar mega millions drawing....one in maryland in one in Florida. One gas station outside orlando sold one winning tickets. The winners will split what is the sixth-largest lottery prize in U-S history, with a lump-sum option of 224-million dollars.
Oprah Winfrey is jumping into politics...again. The media mogul set to appear at a fundraiser for Lavern Chatman, a candidate for congress in Northern Virginia. The two have been friends for years. the fundraiser is set for April 5-th.
Painful back spasms will keep tiger woods off the golf course. He announced he will not be playing in this weekend's Arnold Palmer invitational in Orlando. Woods says he regrets not being able to take part. Woods has won palmer's tournament eight times. Tiger also said in his statement that "it's too early to know about the masters." He will continue to be evaluated and work closely with his doctors to treat his bad back.