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Apple Investigating Death Of Woman Who Died Answering iPhone 5 While It Was Charging

An unfortunate reality of electronic devices is that once in a while, those consumer contraptions can malfunction in the worst of ways. It’s not clear yet exactly what went wrong in the case of a Chinese woman who was electrocuted and died while answering a call on her Iphone 5 while it was charging, but Apple says it’s looking into the matter. [More]

Don't Believe A Lawyer That Tells You Adoptions Have The Same Return Policies As Amazon.com

Don't Believe A Lawyer That Tells You Adoptions Have The Same Return Policies As Amazon.com

A family that adopted a Russian child with severe emotional problems decided to simply put him on a plane back to Russia with a note for the child protection ministry. He showed up unannounced with a paid escort, provoking an “international incident.” [More]

Go Ahead And Cancel Your Credit Card, The Score Ding Is Minimal

Go Ahead And Cancel Your Credit Card, The Score Ding Is Minimal

New answers pried from the secretive FICO corporation that overlords our credit scores kill a longstanding myth. It turns out that cancelling your credit cards won’t destroy your credit score. [More]

Are Walmart's New Shopping Carts Shocking Customers?

Are Walmart's New Shopping Carts Shocking Customers?

We received a strange tip from Steve, who says the new shopping carts in his local Walmart shock him every time he touches them. He says he saw another shopper get shocked as well, and that a cashier confirmed it. Has anyone else experienced this?