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The Pulse: Southwest Airlines Jet Lands at Wrong Airport

In Monday's edition of "The Pulse," a Southwest Airlines jet lands at the wrong airport; "Octomom" charged with welfare fraud; and more.
In Monday's edition of "The Pulse," a Southwest Airlines jet lands at the wrong airport; "Octomom" charged with welfare fraud; and more.

A southwest airlines plane landed at the wrong airport Sunday night. The plane was supposed to land at Missouri's Branson Airport. Instead, it landed seven miles away at the taney county airport, which has a significantly shorter runway.

The woman who famously became known as "Octomom" has been charged with welfare fraud. Nadya Suleman is accused of failing to report nearly $30,000 in earnings. If convicted, she faces up to 5 years in prison and 8 months in custody. Suleman, who has a total of fourteen children, gained international attention back in 2009 when she gave birth to octuplets.

Baseball superstar Alex Rodriguez continues to deny he used performance-enhancing drugs, and his attorneys are asking a federal judge to overturn his season-long suspension from baseball play. There appear to be reams of evidence against the slugger, according to Tony Bosch, who ran the clinic that allegedly provided "A-Rod" with steroids, HGH and other drugs.

Japan's Suntory Holdings is buying the maker of Jim Beam and Maker's Mark bourbons. Suntory holdings is acquiring beam for $13.6 billion, excluding debt. Shares of beam surging on the news in Monday trading.

Golden Globe hosts Amy Poehler and Tina Fey poking fun at the star-studded audience to kick off the show. Among the big winners were Cate Blanchett for Best Actress in a Drama. Leonardo DiCaprio took home the globe for Best Actor in a Comedy. Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" won for Best Picture in a Drama. And "Breaking Bad" cleaned up after wrapping up its final season, winning best TV drama.
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