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Couple Spend Nearly All Of $120,000 Mistakenly Deposited In Their Bank Account

If you ever wondered what would happen if you had a bank error in your favor, and you spent it, you'll be arrested and charged with felony theft. Robert and Tiffany Williams of Pennsylvania had an unexpected windfall on May 31st, when they checked the balance in their checking account and there was...
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Avoid These Pasta Cooking Mistakes

The news is out that pasta isn't so bad for your waistlines once thought. But we're doing a poor job of cooking it in the kitchen. Here are the five most common mistakes that are made when cooking pasta and some advice on how to avoid them. Probably the most common is using a pot that is too small...
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Woman Mistakenly Tips Server using Her PIN Instead

A momentary slip of the mind has cost one woman over $7,000. A French woman was at a coffee shop and had requested to pay her bill that equals around $23.76 USD. She wanted to include a tip but mistakenly entered her PIN of 7686 in the section designated for a tip. So instead of leaving a $5 tip,...
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Woman Wins Lottery By Mistake

No one winner in the most recent Megal Millions and Powerball lottery drawings and while many keep theri fingers crossed to win, a New Jersey woman won teh lottery by accident. Oksana Zaharov was visiting New York and had stopped at a convenieance store. While tehre she asked teh clerk for a $1...
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Bride-To-Be Text Engagement Selfie To Sarah Michelle Gellar Mistakenly

Every once in a while you'll get a random text from somebody you don't know! 28-year old Charlyn Willis had some exciting news last week! Her boyfriend, Dennis had asked for her hand in marriage and presented her with a gorgeous ring! In all the excitement Charlyn snapped a selfie of her and the...
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Police Mistaken Hibiscus As Marijuana Plant

It's a case of mistaken identity as a couple were handcuffed for hours in a police patrol car after their hibiscus plants were confused for marijuana. Edward and Audrey Cramer had called in an insurance adjustor to come review damage to their property from a fallen tree in Buffalo Township,...
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Grandpa Accidentally Makes Granddaughter's Doll Creepy

Kids love their toys and those toys become dirty after a while. It happened to a little girl's plastic doll. Now these toys can get quite dirty but leave it to Grandpa to have something stronger than soap to remove the dirt. The well-meaning man decided to use a solvent to remove the dirt, which it...
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Getting Emotional After A Failure Helps You Improve For The Next Time

Feeling horrible after making a mistake is no fun, but it may serve a purpose. Researchers found when participants got emotional after a failure they were more likely to improve their performance on the next related task than a non-emotional response. A natural tendency after failure is sometimes...
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Free Web App Corrects Grammar Mistakes

It happens to the best of us. You send an email or post a comment online to discover it is riddled with grammatical and spelling errors. Although spell check catches many errors, it isn't so good with punctuation and contest (meaning to type food and you end up typing well, spell check won't catch...
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