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Judge again denies Samsung an Apple mistrial over 'racist' remarks

For a second time, Judge Lucy Koh rules that remarks about protecting patents from foreign companies weren't enough to sway jury. But she admonishes Apple's legal team.

By Feb. 8, 2014

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Correction: TV station uses DMCA to erase racist gaffe

A previous version of this report misidentified the agency that confirmed the bogus pilot information. It was the National Transportation Safety Board.

By Jul. 23, 2013

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British man jailed for racist tweet

In the wake of a black soccer player collapsing with a heart attack, a British student tweets offensively about him. A U.K. court sends him to jail for inciting racial hatred.

By Mar. 28, 2012

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French court to Twitter: Hand over names of racist tweeters

After Twitter in France was hit with a slew of anti-Semitic tweets in October, the court ruled the social networking service must identify those behind the posts. Twitter is evaluating the ruling.

By Jan. 24, 2013

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Racist anti-Obama Facebook post gets woman fired

A California woman seems genuinely surprised that calling the president by the n-word and wishing for his assassination might be, well, a big deal.

By Nov. 10, 2012

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The 404 Podcast 524: Where you should avoid racist polar bears

On today's episode of CNET's The 404 Podcast, the guys share the mics with longtime friend Clayton Morris of "Fox and Friends" and co-host of the Grizzly Bear Egg Cafe.

By Feb. 23, 2010

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Ep. 524: Where you should avoid racist polar bears

On today's episode of CNET's The 404 Podcast, the guys share the mics with longtime friend Clayton Morris of "Fox and Friends" and co-host of the Grizzly Bear Egg Cafe.

By Feb. 23, 2010

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Apple, Samsung fail to make nice in settlement talks over patent case

It looks like we may well have another California trial between the two mobile-gadget giants, as efforts to reach a deal fall flat.

By Feb. 22, 2014

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Esurance Twitter contest goes viral but ties company to offensive tweets

In a post-Super Bowl campaign, the insurance company said it would give $1.5 million to someone who used its hashtag. Any tweet could be eligible. And then came the garbage.

By Feb. 3, 2014

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Twitter must reveal names behind anti-Semitic tweets, rules French court

A Paris court has struck down an appeal by the microblogging site, says French newspaper Le Monde.

By Jun. 13, 2013