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Young trio in New York returns $40,000 woman had stuffed in couch
Young trio in New York returns $40,000 woman had stuffed in couch

Like a broken ATM spitting out cash, a couch bought for $20 at a Salvation Army in New York kept popping out envelopes full of cash every time the couch’s new owners dug into it. Eventually summed as $40,000, the cash was a windfall for the college student and two recent graduates who found it. But the trio is now drawing international praise for following their parents’ advice to track down the owner and return the bills to the elderly widow who had starting stashing them away at her terminally ill husband's request. The woman apparently had tucked away savings during the course of 30 years, reported the Little Rebellion, an online news outlet of the State University of...

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