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When Robin Hood 702 Wins, So Does a Family in Need

A man who calls himself Robin Hood 702 wants to show that gambling can be used for good...
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Casino Denies Man Jackpot, but Keeps Case out of Court

Imagine you thought you had won more than $166 million. Obviously, in this story, a casino denies a man a jackpot...
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Sushi restaurant accused of selling Sei whale sushi

Did a sushi restaurant in one of the most environmentally friendly cities sell Sei whale sushi?

How Can Your Credit Score Be Saved With Something As Simple As A Payday Loan?

Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.
Millions of people every year fall short on various bills and lose credit points. Payday loans are a no credit check option that can ease the pain.

Stashitwear foils pickpockets, but pleases drug dealers

Need to secure cash while traveling? Try Stashitwear. The hidden pocket underwear also has the attention of drug dealers, unfortunately…
A two-woman pickpocket team working over one rube of a dude.

Corpse Flower | Amorphophallus titanium blooms around the country

Corpse flowers are beautiful, stinky and wicked. How expensive is it to get one of your own, and what makes these plants so different from others?
Corpse flower

Muskegon Heights Police investigated over missing money

Whether it's missing money or unclaimed money, it looks bad that it disappeared from the Muskegon Heights Police Department evidence room…
The Muskegon Heights Police Department is under investigation by Michigan State Police for allegedly stealing missing money from a property room.

Facts About Installment Loans Everyone Should Know Before Applying Online

Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.
Are installment loans online safe and secure? Is applying a big hassle with tons of hoops to jump through? We have the facts you want to know.

Inmate gets kosher meals in accordance with Festivus beliefs

California Inmate Malcolm Alarmo King gets three kosher meals per day while in prison because of his officially declared religion: Festivus.
File photo of veteran comedic actor Jerry Stiller, who played Frank Costanza on TV's “Seinfeld.”

Montauk Monster moonlights as the chupacabra

Theories about the Montauk Monster still abound - and a recently discovered potential chupacabra in Texas has reignited debate. READ MORE...
Plum Island Animal Disease Center

Pregnant mom mistakenly given abortion pill instead of antibiotic

Colorado mother-to-be Mareena Silva thought she was getting antibiotics. However, her pharmacist accidentally gave her an abortion pill.
Photo of two methotrexate pills. The round yellow pills – which also come in tablet form – are shown next to a ruler in order to illustrate their size.

How To Get A Cash Advance Without Providing Collateral or Submitting To A Credit Check

Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.
Credit checks can hurt your credit score and providing collateral for a loan is an unneccessary risk which can be avoided.

Morehouse College New Dress Code Policy Stirs Controversy

Morehouse College President Robert Franklin has just issued a new dress code policy banning men from wearing any type of clothing associated with women's garb.
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The debate over having Daylight Saving Time

Daylight saving time is an odd, yet old, practice. There are reasons to have it, and there are reasons to simply get rid of it all together.
Benjamin Franklin

Blue Moon New Year’s Eve | How Often Does THAT Happen?

A blue moon New Year's Eve happens once every 19 years. A blue moon New Year's Eve at the same time as a partial lunar eclipse? That's another story...
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How Personal Loans Online Can Prevent Your FICO Credit Score From Going Down

Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.
Traditional loans require a credit check which puts a hard inquiry on your credit report which in many cases lowers your overall credit rating.

Man tries to smuggle Titi monkeys through Mexico City airport

A man in Mexico City has been charged with attempting to smuggle Titi monkeys, endangered animals that would have made him a bundle of money.
Titi Monkey

April Magolon sues Disney, accuses Donald Duck of groping

April Magolon is suing Disney over a claim that she was groped by Donald Duck. He isn't the first Disney theme park character to be accused.
A family – not that of April Magolon – is greeted by Donald Duck at a Disney theme park attraction. Honestly, Donald appears menacing.

Attention Wal-Mart Shoppers, Wal-Mart Caskets on Aisle 9

Wal-Mart is taking it from the cradle to the grave. Wal-Mart caskets are now available online. Price for caskets range from $999.00 to $3,199.00.
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How To Use Short Term Loans To Get Through a Budget Crisis Wisely

Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.
Everyone finds themsevles in a budget crisis from time to time and short term loans are only the answer in some circumstances when used wisely.

UBS dress code: dull Swiss bank conformity in excruciating detail

The UBS dress code seeks to polish appearances at the Swiss bank that lost more than any other European bank during the financial crisis ...
swiss bank style

People of Wal Mart | We’ve Stopped Caring

People of Wal Mart is a very American collection of the people you meet on an average day in the aisles of your local big box flophouse or place where people...
Welcome to America's last stop for value, people of Wal Mart! We hope you enjoy the show and use the spittoon for all expectorations present and future. (Photo: flickr.com)