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Olive Garden Serves 10 Year Old Rum By Accident

You might want to double-check that "kiddie cocktail";  A 10-year old Indianapolis boy was hospitalized over the weekend after being served rum in his drink at an Olive Garden.
According to police, the boy had ordered a non-alcoholic wildberry frullato daiquiri for children but the waitress mistakenly brought back a drink that had rum in it

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Walmart Reels From Bribery Charges

While Walmart continues to deal the charges that it attempted to halt an inquiry into bribery charges in relations to it's Mexican operations, Wall Street showed that it has it's own concerns with the mega-retailer

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The Rising Costs Of Cable Television

I'm not quite sure when - but sometime in our lifetime, cable television overtook broadcast TV as the default way that American's receive their video entertainment.  Roof-top antennas?  Gone.  Coaxial cable?  Hello!

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Majority Of Hybrid Owners Wouldn’t Buy Again

The Obama administration might have a problem on their hands if they're counting on the money they've spent on hybrids turning into satisfied American customers;  Two-thirds of current hybrid owners say that they would never buy another

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Jack Tramiel – Father Of The Commodore 64 – Dies

His name might not be as recognizable as Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, but Jack Tramiel's contributions to the computer age should not be second-guessed.
Jack Tramiel, founder of Commodore International and crucial figure in the early history of personal computing, passed away surrounded by his family on Sunday, his family confirms

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Obama Thumbs Nose At Supreme Court; Appropriates $500 Million For Obamacare

Deciding not to wait until the Supreme Court rules on whether or not his health plans for the United States are lawful, Barack Obama has directed the government to divert $500 million to help the IRS implement his plans.

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Say Goodbye To The Canadian Penny

Most Americans are familiar with the Canadian Penny - especially in this part of the country:  They tend to turn up in your loose change at the convenience store and then your bank won't accept them.   New legislation in Canada will reduce the amount of these coins you see.

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What Facebook Tells The Police About You

It's no secret that there are NO secrets on the internet.  And, if you're like most law-abiding citizens, you'll never have to worry about things like this.  But have you ever wondered what information the police can subpoena from your Facebook account?

It turns out that police can get a complete transcript of your every move on Facebook - from the things you write and post to the pictures and profiles you view

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Sony Corp Sheds 10,000 Jobs

In an effort to shore up the profits and reduce their losses, Sony Corp is cutting 6 % of their total global workforce.
The company’s new head, Kazuo Hirai, will confirm the reductions in what is sure to be a heavily watched briefing on Thursday, the country’s Nikkei newspaper reported Monday

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7 Red Flags For Government Audit

I'm busy finishing my taxes and looking for anything that will help me. I read that most people don't turn in their taxes till the last few days, so if you are like me and still working on them. Here's some tips.

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Minneapolis Airport Offers Movies For Your USB Flashdrive

Sometimes new inventions make you stop and think:  why didn't someone think of this sooner?  Travelers departing from MSP now only need a USB flashdrive and a computer to rent an in-flight movie

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Why Does Sam’s Club Check Your Receipt Before You Leave?

File this under "The Things You Question In Life".   After checking out at the local Sam's Club today, I re-entered the line to have my receipt checked -- just ten feet away from the cashier I just paid

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