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Donald Deane has held a variety of jobs, including college English teacher, newspaper reporter/editor, internet project manager, dishwasher and dogcatcher. He now writes exclusively and has contributed to AOL TV and Moviefone among others.
Bank Employee Falls Asleep on Keyboard and Transfers Millions to Customer
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Bank Employee Falls Asleep on Keyboard, Transfers Millions to Customer

Everyone gets sleepy during work sometimes, but as a clerk in Germany recently learned, a bank transaction probably isn't the best time for a power nap. In fact, he fell asleep on his keyboard and accidentally transferred more than $295 million dollars to a customer. How come our bank never did that for us?

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Airline Kicks More Than 100 Jewish Students Off Plane
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More Than 100 Students Kicked Off Plane For Misbehavior

What should've been a fun vacation trip from New York to Atlanta turned nightmarish on Monday morning when an airline kicked a group of 101 Yeshiva students and their eight chaperones off a plane for being rambunctious. The school, however, says the incident was blown way out of proportion and now they're fighting back.

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High Schooler Busted After Changing Fellow Student's Name in Yearbook
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High Schooler Changes Fellow Student’s Name in Yearbook to Lewd Term, Gets Busted

Missouri high school student Kaitlyn Booth probably thought she was pulling off the mother of all pranks when she changed a fellow student's last name to an offensive term in the school's yearbook, but now the joke's on her. Booth has been arrested and could be charged with a felony.

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Father Arrested After Letting 9-Year-Old Daughter Drive Car
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Father Arrested After Letting 9-Year-Old Daughter Drive Car

In our experience, parents generally let their small children drive when they're too drunk to drive themselves. But a father in Ohio was apparently stone cold sober when he let his 9-year-old daughter drive the family car. Can't blame alcohol for this one, dude. That dumb decision was all yours.

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Seasoned Reporter Breaks Down While Covering Oklahoma Tornado
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Veteran Reporter Has Emotional Breakdown While Covering Oklahoma Tornado

Dozens of people including children were killed after a massive tornado tore a swath of destruction through an area outside Oklahoma City yesterday. In fact, it was such a terrible scene that local KFOR reporter Lance West broke down while reporting the news.

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High Schooler Expelled and Charged With Felony for Same-Sex Relationship
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High Schooler Expelled and Charged With Felony for Lesbian Relationship

In what seems to be the latest in a disturbing trend of anti-gay sentiment directed against kids and teens, a 18-year-old Florida high school student named Kaitlyn Hunt has been expelled and faces criminal charges for having a consensual relationship with another student of the same sex.

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