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  • $460,000 in quarters
    $460,000 in quarters: Employee admits to coin caper, stole millions of quarters
    $460,000 in quarters? That’s a lot of coin rolling. But Thomas Rica, a former employee of the borough of Ridgewood, N.J. was up to the task, furtively pocket-filling nearly two million quarters over two years that were taken from the town...
  • Four Quarters of Note
    Four Quarters of Note
    2009 Virgin Islands United in Pride and Hope. E Pluribus Unum. The continuing collector quarters put out by the US Mint. It is still available in all kinds of conditions. The last two weeks some have come to this collector in his change, so they...
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    Women's semifinals set at NCAA tennis
    A long and hot day of tennis came to an end on Saturday with four women standing in singles and four teams remaining in doubles.The tournaments fifth seed Mallory Burdette of Stanford advanced to the semifinals with a straight sets victory over...
  • Varvara 2
    Serena Williams, Lepchenko keep winning in Madrid
    The two remaining Americans in Spain advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2012 Mutua Madrid Open on Thursday.In a match of former world No. 1 players, Serena Williams ousted Caroline Wozniacki 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 to set up a Friday showdown with Maria...
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    Serena Williams loses to unseeded Makarova
    Serena Williams went down to defeat on Monday in Australia and went down hard.The five-time champion lost at the Australian Open for the first time since 2008, struggling with her serve, return and blasting too many unforced errors today during a...