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Hot Halloween getups mapped: Why is Pennsylvania so into giraffes?

With Google's Frightgeist interactive map and nationwide listing of popular costume searches, you've got a frighteningly good chance of choosing well this October 31.

By October 27, 2015

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Punxsutawney Phil casts shadow on weather apps

Technically Incorrect: It's Groundhog Day and America's favorite nonscientist makes his weather "prediction" for the year. In it, he refers to hoverboards. Really.

By February 2, 2016

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How to watch the Fox Republican debate online

​Republican presidential candidates will take the stage one last time before the Iowa Caucus. Here are all the different ways you can tune in.

By January 28, 2016

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'Silence of the Lambs' house gets price sliced almost to the bone

The owners of the Pennsylvania home used as the setting for the serial killer's grisly handiwork are having a hard time finding another buyer. Maybe they could throw in a basket of lotions to sweeten the deal?

By January 12, 2016

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Foxconn set for US with $40M investment in Pennsylvania

The Chinese company will invest $30 million over two years to build a manufacturing facility, and will also drop $10 million into R&D at Carnegie Mellon.

By November 22, 2013

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Americans resigned to giving up their privacy, says study

Technically Incorrect: A new study from the University of Pennsylvania finds that Americans have lost hope that their data will ever be kept private.

By June 6, 2015

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Supreme Court overturns Facebook threats conviction

In its first case addressing free speech on social media, the high court says a Pennsylvania man's violent postings about his ex-wife and others weren't enough to convict.

By June 1, 2015

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Teen who allegedly took selfie with dead body is charged with murder

Technically Incorrect: A Pennsylvania teen allegedly shot a classmate, then took a selfie and sent it to a friend via Snapchat. The friend, however, took a screenshot.

By February 8, 2015

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Rare part for groundbreaking 1949 British computer found in US

An original piece of the EDSAC, a precursor to the first business computer, has been sent from Pennsylvania to the UK to take up residence at code-breaking site Bletchley Park.

By February 3, 2015

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The 404 Show 1,533: "Apparently" kid wins the Internet, UberPool, Leak goes down

Apparently you've haven't laughed until you watch this video of a child being interview on a Pennsylvania local newscast. Also, UberPool enters beta in San Francisco and the anonymous email app Leak crashes under the weight of its own nefariousness.

By August 6, 2014