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Internet mauls dentist accused of illegal kill of popular lion

Technically Incorrect: Walter Palmer, a dentist in Minnesota, has his Yelp entry attacked by those not fond of his allegedly illegal killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe.

By July 28, 2015

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Two NFL stars lose fingers in separate fireworks incidents, say reports

Technically Incorrect: Star defensive lineman Jason Pierre-Paul of the New York Giants and Tampa Bay Bucs cornerback CJ Wilson are both said to have had July 4 mishaps.

By July 8, 2015

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'Star Wars' stormtrooper walks over 501 miles to Comic-Con to honor his late wife

After he realized that the distance between San Francisco and San Diego was 501 miles, 501st Legion member Kevin Doyle decided to walk to Comic-Con to honor his late wife.

By July 9, 2015

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F-U-N-D-E-D: Doctors, hair weaves and razors are coming to you

Homebodies, rejoice! Venture capital wants to make sure you never have to get out of your pajamas.

By June 26, 2015

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Driver was on Facebook before crash that killed three, say cops

A Wisconsin woman's phone is recovered months after a crash in which her daughter and two nieces, whom she was driving, were killed. She is being charged with homicide.

By March 8, 2015

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Chicago schools opt for paper and pencil over online tests

Technically Incorrect: Some schools in the Chicago area decide that the traditional methods of testing kids are more reliable.

By March 2, 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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Ralph Baer, father of home video game console, dies at 92

Engineer invented the predecessor to today's home video game consoles while working at a defense contractor in the late '60s and early '70s.

By December 7, 2014

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Keys denies giving Tribune log-in credentials to Anonymous

Social media editor at Reuters turns to Facebook to criticize charges that he conspired with the hacktivist group to deface the L.A. Times Web site, which belongs to his former employer.

By March 20, 2013

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Derek Jeter's new site promises unfiltered athletes

Fans apparently want to hear their athletes without the interference of journalists, and the now retired Yankee is giving it to them with a site called the Players' Tribune.

By October 1, 2014