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    Bank of America sues itself, management unhappy with outcome

    Tweet HEINUS – FORT LAUDERDALE  Bank of America has filed suit against itself more than 110 times in Florida mortgage foreclosure cases. One example: on March 29, 2012, in a foreclosure matter filed in Palm Beach County, Bank of America is listed as plaintiff and […]

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    Towns remove street lights, reduce services to save money

    Tweet HEINUS – DETROIT The Michigan town of Highland Park has decided to remove street lights to save the municipality money. The struggling town outside Detroit will physically remove 1,000 of its 1,500 streetlights. Other towns across the country are also feeling the pinch of […]

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    South Dakota redoubles efforts to lead in software (piracy)

    Tweet HEINUS – WASHINGTON  A recent study by the Business Software Alliance found that nearly half of all software piracy  reported in the U.S. in 2010 could be traced to only six states. The states are California, Texas, Florida, New York, Illinois and Michigan. California’s […]

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    Drinking beer for Lent – Five odd religious devotions revealed

    Tweet HEINUS – NEW YORK  An Iowa man plans to drink only beer to observe Lent. Citing the precedent of Franciscan monks who consumed only beer during Lent, J. Wilson reportedly won’t eat food but will drink four pints of beer a day. What are  […]

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    Orlando police detonate toy pony, destroy other threats

    Tweet A stuffed pony discovered outside of an Orlando, Florida, elementary school was detonated by authorities today. The toy pony in question was reportedly a FurReal pony, which was described as a large, lifelike pony toy. According to The Orlando Sentinel, The Orange County Sheriff’s […]

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