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Why did Facebook delete the records of a militia that it banned following a shooting?

The Facebook Papers demonstrate it's aware of such groups' propensity for violence.

On Nov 16, 2021 by Claire Goforth

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Militia group involved in New Mexico protest shooting claims deep ties with police

They've deleted the page. But screenshots are forever.

On Jun 17, 2020 by Claire Goforth

New Mexico Sues Google School Childrens Privacy

Google sued for collecting data on free laptops it gave to school children

New Mexico alleges Google tracked children's locations, web history, and YouTube videos they watched, among other things.

On Feb 21, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich

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Video shows officer using full body force on sixth grader over milk

The school resource officer has resigned.

On Oct 24, 2019 by Sierra Juarez

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Conspiracy theories brew online over New Mexico child abuse case

Some are even blaming CNN.

On Aug 31, 2018 by David Gilmour

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New Mexico shooter had history of trolling on far-right forums

William Edward Atchison was an alt-right, white supremacist, pro-Trump online troll.

On Dec 15, 2017 by Brianna Stone

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New Mexico bans the practice of lunch shaming

The state is sticking up for its children.

On Apr 8, 2017 by Dahlia Dandashi

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Ex-state employee named in Ashley Madison hack says he was unfairly fired

His boss only searched his email because of the hack.

On Aug 31, 2016 by Mary Emily O'Hara

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The Thing is a legendary roadside tourist trap. How the hell is it still in business?

Nearly 250 billboards have drawn travelers to the Thing since the '50s. Are they any match for the Internet?

On Aug 17, 2015 by Joey Keeton

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Giant pandas shatter world record for panda sex

I'm about to ask my wife if we can do it panda-style.

On Apr 2, 2015 by Miles Klee

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I was the loneliest pothead on ‘Tinder for stoners’

More weed for me, I guess.

On Feb 10, 2015 by Miles Klee

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After violent vandalism, New Mexico sex shop crowdfunds security

The cops refused to help this beleaguered New Mexico sex shop.

On Feb 5, 2015 by Aja Romano

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Atari’s infamously terrible E.T. game is museum-bound

Thanks to the game’s near-mythical status—and its four-year excavation saga—they’re definitely going to find a buyer for the rest.

On Sep 16, 2014 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Meet the state senator trying to put a stop to prostitution on Tinder

It's no secret that sex workers use dating sites and apps to advertise. But this state senator isn't happy about that.

On Jul 12, 2014 by EJ Dickson

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George R.R. Martin is about to kill off two ‘Game of Thrones’ fans

Two lucky fans are meeting their grisly end in the next ASOIAF installment—to the tune of $20,000 each.

On Jun 6, 2014 by Aja Romano