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Cthurkey waits dreaming on the dinner table

Beware of the tentacled entree! Cthulhu food tributes invade the Internet, and this edible Elder God looks like it might attack before you can pick up your fork.

By December 30, 2013

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iPhones now involved in 14 percent of all NYC crime

The NYPD says Apple product resale values are so high that organized crime rings can't get enough of them. The force is asking pawnshops to keep electronic records of all iPhones they purchase.

By November 20, 2013

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The 404 1,357: Where Banksy wears glamoflage (podcast)

In today's point/counterpoint segment, we'll debate the merits of Banksy's monthlong "artist residency" in New York and the whitewashing of art in the streets.

By October 4, 2013

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Justin Bieber to play Robin in 'Batman vs. Superman'?

Just one Instagram posting by Justin Bieber, of his name on a script, and millions of nerds need defibrillators. But Bieber as Robin? A fascinating idea.

By September 14, 2013

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Blind spot: How a hoax about eye licking went global

Media finds weird news impossible to resist, even when it sounds too silly to be true. But it can fool people especially easily when coming from a place like Japan, birthplace of wacky trends.

By August 8, 2013

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Annoyed theatergoer ejected after grabbing cell phone and tossing it

Kevin Williamson is so angry that a woman won't stop using her cell phone during a New York musical that he grabs it from her and throws it far away. Yes, he is removed from the theater.

By May 16, 2013

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The mystery of Google Street View's blurred Brooklyn brownstone

Why would a whole residential building in Brooklyn be blurred on Google's famed site? Do the residents have something to hide? Is a cast member from "Girls" visible?

By February 22, 2013

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iPhone 5 finally hits the streets. Join CNET's live coverage

CNET reporters converge on Apple stores in Paris, New York, and San Francisco for the debut of the iPhone 5.

By September 21, 2012

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Apple may open Grand Central store this month

The company is reportedly readying a Grand Central Terminal store for a launch before Black Friday. It has not yet confirmed that the store will even exist.

By November 8, 2011

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Apple's newly renovated NYC 'cube' to reopen tomorrow

After more than four months being boarded up and worked on, Apple plans to reopen one of its most famous and popular stores.

By November 3, 2011