Morning Jolt: Do you have any Bigfoot hair?

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Weird news: Researchers in Europe are looking for hair samples from Bigfoot, the yeti and other apelike creatures. Researchers at Oxford University and Lausanne Museum of Zoology plan to analyze DNA from the samples and will publish the results in a journal when the testing is complete. Samples will be accepted from museums, zoos and the public.

Happening today: The National Geographic Bee finals will be taped today. “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek is moderating the bee.

Opening bell: The Dow opened at 12,496.15 after finishing Wednesday down 6.66 points.

Motivational quote: “If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.” - Henry David Thoreau

Watercooler talk: Creative dad makes Photoshop magic with daughters

Professional wedding photographer Jason Lee began taking pictures of his two daughters to amusing their ailing grandmother, and ended up with a collection that went viral.

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