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Hoboken Mayor Peter Cammarano and Rabbis Arrested

After only three weeks in office, Hoboken Mayor Peter Cammarano's been arrested due to his supposed participation in a money-laundering operation with rabbis...
Hoboken Mayor Peter Cammarano (Photo: thehobokenjournal.blogspot.com)

Pregnant Woman Pregnant Again | A Rare Superfetation Case

It is extremely rare for Superfetation to occur, but in the case of Julia Grovenburg, it seems that the genetic dice have fallen in the just the right way for…

Mystery Missile in California launches against setting sun

A mystery missile launch in California has left many scratching their heads. The military says it is "unexplainable" -- but theories abound.
Mystery Missile

Payday loan APR Fees and How They Compare To Other Financing Rates

A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.
A fee of $32 on a $100 bounced check can have an APR as high as 2,336%. You would be surprised to see how other fees measure up.

Bizarre tax deductions to brighten your tax day

Here are some of the more bizarre tax deductions ever attempted in the United States. File under “Don't try this at home.”
An infant dressed in a white onesie. Text on the chest reads “tax deduction.”

“The Amazing Randi” exposes bomb detection fraud

Fake bomb detectors used in Iraq? The Amazing Randi says yes, and there are sources that back him up. Soldiers and police in the field deserve better.

Chupacabra identity solved again; creature found to be raccoon

Another Chupacabra has been found to be something far more ordinary. The suspected Kentucky Chupacabra turned out to be a hairless raccoon.
Raccoon

Installment Loans Online and How They Differ From The Average Payday Loan

One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.
One of the most liked features of installment loans is being able to pay them back over a much longer period of time then normal loans you may find locally.

75 1/2 Bedford St. in Greenwich Village a Hot Property

Only in New York City would a 9-and-a-half-foot-wide house go for $2.7 million. The house at 75 1/2 Bedford St. in Greenwich Village is on the market. ...
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A No Fax Cash Advance for the Keys that Got Away

Am I glad I found out about Personal Money Store! Otherwise, the keys to my truck would be stuck in a customer's wall and I'd be out of my solitary means of…
They were so close, I could almost touch them – if my hand could blast through that brand new brick wall I'd built! (Photo: flickr.com)

México now a hot spot for danger tourism

Danger tourism in Mexico is becoming more common. People pay to hit the mean streets of Mexico City, run with Zapatistas or dodge la migra.
A Zapatista soldier takes time out from the war to play a tune.

The Ease and Convenience of Short Term Loans Needs To Be Managed In A Smart Way

It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.
It is not wise to go crazy with short term loans just because you can get them online with no credit checks, no collateral and without having to fax in tons of documents.

Surgery saves girl’s face from Parry-Romberg syndrome

One in a million have Parry-Romberg syndrome. The autoimmune disorder causes one side of the face to stop growing as the body rejects it.
Before and after plastic surgery photos of a 55-year-old Parry-Romberg syndrome sufferer. The disorder is in an advanced stage.

Claims of Horseman of the Apocalypse in Egypt video run wild

The pale green Fourth Horseman of the Apocalypse video from the Cairo riots has gone viral. Is it the Last Judgment – or just lens flare?
Artist's charcoal drawing of death, depicted as a skull face on the back of a skeletal hand.

Internet land rush may lead to .nazi, .gay and .god domains

A new Internet land rush may be headed to every corner of cyberspace by spring, including such domains as .nazi, .gay, .muhammad and more.
File photo of the character Sgt. Schultz from “Hogan's Heroes.”

What You Need To Know To Keep From Getting Trapped By Cash Advance Addiction

Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.
Cash advances are not a long term financial fix for spending spree addictions. Using them should be done so responsibly and in a realistic manner.

Car salesman fired for Packers tie offered a new job

A car salesman in Chicago was recently fired for wearing a Green Bay Packers tie. However, the media attention led to a new job offer.
Tie

National Hug Day, January 21, celebrates healing power of hugs

National Hug Day and the Free Hugs Campaign are not officially associated, but they're a perfect pair for encouraging simple acts of kindness.
Free Hugs

Romanian witch tax caps off a big year for witches

Romania has passed a law forcing witches and fortune tellers to pay income taxes. There was a lot of witch related media this past year.
Witch

No Credit Check Personal Loans From The Comfort Of Home - A Good Thing or a Bad Thing?

Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.
Personal loans are so easy to get it worries some consumer groups. Like anything on the internet it pays to be informed before you pursue any online transactions.

Tide with Anthrax stories are the latest riff on old wives tale

There's a chain email and text message going around about tide samples with anthrax in them. It's a new version of an old wives tale.
Anthrax

Millions of dead fish join dead birds phenomenon

More than 2 million dead fish have washed up in Maryland after 100,000 dead fish showed up in Arkansas. This occurred after the dead birds.
Spot Fish