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Burma Authorizes Foreign Credit Cards

Posted October 19th, 2012 at 1:15 am (UTC-5)
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Burma has approved the introduction of foreign credit cards, a move that will greatly simplify life for visitors to the former outcast nation. The state-run New Light of Myanmar newspaper reported Friday that the finance ministry has given approval for Visa, MasterCard, China UnionPay and Japan Credit Bureau to enter the long-closed country. The paper […]

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Man Finds Millions of Dollars in Baseball Cards in Attic

Posted July 10th, 2012 at 8:25 pm (UTC-5)
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People spend their lives dreaming of buried treasure right in their own backyards. That dream just came true for Karl Kissner, a restaurant owner in the small midwestern town of Defiance, Ohio. Cleaning out his late grandfather’s attic, Kissner opened a dirty cardboard box to find it filled with old baseball cards in near-mint condition. […]

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