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The official-looking letters started arriving soon after Shanetta Little bought the cute Tudor house on Ivy Street in Newark, New Jersey. Bearing a golden seal, in aureate legalistic language, the documents claimed that an obscure 18th-century treaty gave the sender rights to claim her new house as his own. She dismissed the letters as a hoax. And so it was with surprise that Little found herself in her yard on Ivy Street on a June afternoon as a police SWAT team negotiated with a man who had br
A pair of frequent flyers from Louisiana have been charged with stealing over $500,000 from airlines by filing dozens of phony lost luggage claims, prosecutors said. Pernell Anthony Jones, Jr., 31, of Kenner, and Donmonick Martin, 29, of Chalmette, are accused of running the scam on numerous airlines, filing lost luggage claims following 180 flights in and out of Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans, despite never actually travelling with any bags, according to court documents.
"I don't intend to have some sort of pot of gold for my son," Anderson Cooper said of whether he'll leave an inheritance for 17-month-old son Wyatt Morgan when he dies
North Carolina sorority suspended after members held powerpoint presentation mocking Black football players
An Alpha Delta Pi sorority member at Methodist University was pictured giving a presentation comparing Black football players to white athletes.
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An NYC restaurant owner raised staff wages to $25 an hour. She's had no trouble recruiting - but still doesn't think she pays employees enough.
Amanda Cohen raised menu prices by 30% to afford a $25-an-hour starting wage for staff. She's had no issue hiring - and diners accept the new prices.
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The new silhouette is destined for a big comeback in spring.