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A recovering cocaine addict racked up $120,000 in unpaid tolls and fines in New York tunnels and bridges, but it is his 75-year-old mother who is responsible for all the debt, according to a New York Post story. According to The Post, Peter Davis, 52, for years would drive through toll booths with his mother’s car [...] [Read More]
A Texas teacher is fighting to keep her job after allegedly telling a Hispanic student to “go back to Mexico,” according to a Fox 4 News story. [Read More]
The “Babyccino” is apparently a new trend in some of the hippest parts of New York. [Read More]
The Consumerist reported that 35 pets died on U.S. carriers last year, with 19 of those on Delta flights. The Atlanta-based airline transports 500,000 pet passengers a year and has banned smushed-face breeds like bulldogs since they often suffer from overheating. (Of the 16 pets that died on Delta flights the year before, six were [...] [Read More]
Giant candy bars with loads of calories may becoming a thing of the past, as major candymaker Mars announced a pledge to keep all its products at under 250 calories by the end of next year, Reuters reported. That means its biggest bars—supersized Snickers, Twix and M&Ms—will go away by the start of 2014 to [...] [Read More]