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Robbery suspect's Facebook name: 'Willie Sutton Jr'

After a series of bank robberies, police examine the Facebook page of Jesse Hippolite, who suddenly changes his Facebook profile name to "Willie Sutton Jr," presumably an homage to the famous bank robber. Hippolite is charged with three bank heists.

By September 7, 2011

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Episode 124: Dan arrives late to the studio and our show literally goes down the toilet

In our latest episode, we wonder if Democrat Jesse Jackson Jr. makes a valid point about the iPad killing American jobs. Also, Scott's hands-on with the $6,000 Kohler toilet gets weird, and more iPhone 5 rumors.

By April 19, 2011

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Digital City 124: Dan arrives late to the studio and our show literally goes down the toilet

In our latest episode, we wonder if Democrat Jesse Jackson Jr. makes a valid point about the iPad killing American jobs. Also, Scott's hands-on with the $6,000 Kohler toilet gets weird, and more iPhone 5 rumors.

By April 18, 2011

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Could downturn derail workplace diversity?

Civil rights activist Jesse Jackson says despite financial troubles, Silicon Valley should not sideline diversity issues.

April 14, 2001

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Short Take: Jesse Jackson endorses SBC merger

Jesse Jackson's Rainbow Push Coalition endorsed the merger between SBC Communications and Ameritech . The group said it had done its own review of the companies' hiring and investment practices, and concluded that the telcos have positive records on diversity and investment in minority areas.

By March 29, 1999

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Short Take: Celebrities for diversity create Web site

The Rev. Jesse Jackson, actor Andrew Shue, baseball great Sammy Sosa, music producer Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, and other celebrities have formed a community Web site called OneNetNow.com. The group said the Web site, scheduled to launch in early 2000, will be designed to reflect the diversity of ideas and perspectives of the wide range of people that make up the global Internet community.

October 27, 1999