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Wedding Cans Update: Pete and Andrea’s saga continues

When I started writing about Wedding Cans, the couple was at about 4 percent of their goal. But after the AP picked up the story, it went international...
Wedding Cans

Googlers again needing dictionary for vitriol

Obscure words tend to send Googlers searching for definitions, this time for Vitriol, a word used by the President. What DOES it mean...

Kiteboarder killed by sharks off Stuart, Florida

A kiteboarder was killed by sharks off the coast of Stuart, Florida. His name was Stephen Schafer. This is an extremely rare occurrence, to say the least.

Is Applying For A Payday Loan Through A Direct Lender The Best Option?

Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.
Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.

UPDATE: Stormy Daniels’ Senate Run Turns Deadly

Stormy Daniels (Stephanie Clifford) is an adult film star who wants to be the next senator from Louisiana. Apparently, the opposition is taking her seriously...
Stormy Daniels

Is Zink Womanless Library Exactly What it Sounds Like? Yes, it is

About 80 years ago, Iowa man T.M. Zink died, and his will requested his fortune be used to build the Zink Womanless Library because he hated women...
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Strip club ATMs banned from TANF use in California

California strip clubs can no longer distribute welfare funds via their ATMs. Gov. Schwarzenegger is cracking down on waste…
A sign in red light bulbs indicating the presence of an ATM machine.

How Can Installment Loans Help Protect Your Credit Rating?

There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.
There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.

If you like Dutch Colonials, try the Amityville Horror House

The house where the incidents chronicled in the book "The Amityville Horror" took place is for sale. It's actually a nice place. READ ON...
A Dutch Colonial home

Recessionomics: Santa Claus robs yacht club

The recession has hit even Santa where it hurts. Reports indicate that Santa Claus robbed a yacht club in Rhode Island.
A comic photograph of a “Bad Santa.” He's wearing brass knuckles and brandishing a baseball bat.

Will the Internet win the Nobel Prize in 2010?

Will the Internet win Nobel Prize? It is among 237 other nominees for the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize. Find out where our priorities lie.
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Do Not Fall Behind On Your Bills - See How Short Term Loans Can Help Prevent Late Fees and Penalties.

Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.
Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.

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 To Get A Cash Advance Even With Bad Credit and Bankruptcy On Your Record

Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.
Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.

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.

Keep Your Debt to Credit Ratio Down By Using Personal Loans Instead of Credit Cards

The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.
The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.

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