Meet 6 Animals That Predict World Cup Winners

Posted on 06/26/2014 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

Bulletin Today | EntertainmentCan animals predict which teams win 2014 World Cup matches? In 2010, an octopus named Paul correctly predicted the outcome of eight World Cup matches in a row, including the final showdown between Spain and the Netherlands. >> Get travel discounts with your AARP Member Advantages. In 2010, after winning worldwide attention as an animal oracle, Paul passed away at the tender age of two and a half — a normal lifespan for an octopus vulgaris. But a raft of other …

They Found $1 Million in Their Trash

Posted on 07/26/2013 by |In Other News . . . | Comments

Bulletin Today | Money & SavingsJoseph and Joanne Zagami of North Attleborough, Mass., have won $1 million on a lottery ticket that they fished out of their trash after mistakenly throwing it away, the Associated Press reports. >> Get travel discounts with your AARP Member Advantages. After buying the $5 scratch-off ticket from a supermarket vending machine, the state lottery commission says, the Zagamis dropped it into one of their grocery bags and then forgot about it. following day, when the Zagamis realized that neither of …