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  • City's Poverty Task Force Falls Short Of Members

    sheltoncityCommunity Development Director Steve Goins asked the City Commission to reconsider requirements for potential task force members. Goins requested Resolution 1065-0414 be modified to reduce the wording from ‘seven members’ to ‘five to seven members’ to get the task force moving.

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  • Robbers Hit 5 Banks In 8 Days

    cop lights dayAuthorities are looking for a trio of robbers they say have hit five banks in eight days this month in Pierce and south King counties. The Tacoma News Tribune reports Tuesday (http://bit.ly/1xu0WL3) that three men are in their 20's.… Read More +

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  • Galaxy 3-0 Win Over Sounders

    Sounders logoLandon Donovan assisted on Gyasi Zardes' goal in the eighth minute, then scored off a rebound 10 minutes later and led the Los Angeles Galaxy to an impressive 3-0 win over the Seattle Sounders on Monday night. Donovan and the Galaxy won for the fourth time in six matches and handed the Western Conference-leading Sounders one of their worst home MLS losses in franchise history.

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Small Charge Can Mean Big Problems for Credit Card Holders

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-01_22cdbc1e27.jpgGaryPhoto/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- With more retail stores reporting serious data breaches of customer credit and debit card information, Americans are becoming vigilant about looking over their monthly statement. While that's a good thing, it might not be good enough to determine whether you're getting ripped off.

Nearly everyone looks for unusually big dollar amounts to learn if some unauthorized person is using their credit card.  However, investigative blog KrebsOnSecurity writes that a charge of $9.84, something that might fly under the radar, is a telltale sign that your information was stolen based on tracking down bogus overseas websites. If that's the case, KrebsOnSecurity says get in touch with your card insurer immediately to cancel the card and then place a fraud alert on your credit file by contacting one of the three credit bureaus.

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