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Facebook vows to help Germany combat racist, xenophobic content

The partnership comes after the country's chancellor urged the social network to do more to police hate posted directed at segments of the population.

By September 14, 2015

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Pat Sajak: Global warming alarmists are 'unpatriotic racists'

The Wheel of Fortune host spins some Twitterites giddy with his considered opinion on climate change.

By May 21, 2014

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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 February 8, 2014

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Israeli minister's wife stirs controversy with Obama black-coffee tweet

Technically Incorrect: The wife of Israel's interior minister apologizes for repeating a joke both unfunny and, to some, racist about President Obama.

By June 22, 2015

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Apple removing some apps that contain Confederate flag imagery

The electronics giant adds its voice to the rebellion against the Civil War symbol following last week's racist massacre of nine people at the famed Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal church.

By June 25, 2015

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The rise of the Internet police

For decades, the Internet has been like the Wild West, with anonymous users creating racist or hate-filled posts. Now the world's largest social networks are doing something about it.

By May 13, 2015

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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 July 23, 2013

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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 January 24, 2013

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The 404 1,530: Where we're richer for the experience (podcast)

Convincing Google that you accidentally clicked on a racist search result, Comic-con 2014 events for TMNT and X-Men fans, a sequel to Fight Club, and an upcoming novel about people working on their novels.

By July 23, 2014

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The 404 1,530: Where we're richer for the experience

Convincing Google that you accidentally clicked on a racist search result, Comic-con 2014 events for TMNT and X-Men fans, a sequel to Fight Club, and an upcoming novel about people working on their novels.

July 23, 2014