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Good Things: May 28, 2010

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - She's about to turn 114 years old, and she's not about to change. Gladys Flamer says she likes living alone and she still drives. The feisty senior is the proud owner of a two-toned 1979 Cadillac Coupe Deville. Worried about her on the road? She says don't be. Miss Gladys points out she has been driving since she was 15 and has never been in an accident. That's 89 years of experience and she plans to drive for a few more.

And in another age related story, a robber who grabbed money from a Subway cash register got more than he bargained for. The Subway manager beat the suspected robber down with his metal walker. At one point, the hero even wrapper the walker around the suspect's neck. Now the bandit escaped with a few bucks, but police have plenty of video to search for the suspect.

Fancy owning your own dinosaur? Well now, you can. The dinosaur will be part of a unique sale at New York's Bonham Natural History Museum. The sale will also include a woolly rhinoceros skeleton, a tyrannosaurus rex tooth and over 300 meteorites. Experts say the collection is worth millions and will be used to fund new exhibitions and to restore the museum's current art collection.

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