Walmart tries to stamp out Black Friday stabbing hoax

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http://twitter.com/#!/WalmartNewsroom/status/407909021921062912 Once again, a story from The Daily Currant — “an English language online satirical newspaper”— has been mistaken for reality. This time, it was the fictional story of a multiple stabbing at a Chicago Walmart that seemed just crazy enough to be true, and which spread far enough to compel Walmart to issue a tweet correcting […]

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‘Seriously?’ Roll Call editor decries ‘unfair’ detention of Jose Antonio Vargas

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http://twitter.com/#!/chelseagrunwald/status/489062150787186688 The news that illegal immigrant activist Jose Antonio Vargas has been detained at a Texas Border Patrol station is hitting some of his fellow “journalists” pretty hard. Roll Call’s editor in chief Christina Bellantoni is beside herself: http://twitter.com/#!/cbellantoni/status/489059522250428417 Is that so? http://twitter.com/#!/RockmanHalo/status/489061196864421889 http://twitter.com/#!/charlescwcooke/status/489060168223948800 Outrageous and “unfair,” apparently: http://twitter.com/#!/TickedOffMic/status/489060903296307200 http://twitter.com/#!/HokieMBA00/status/489062740363726849 Bellantoni could use some perspective […]

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This MTV star has something to say to accused child molester actor

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http://twitter.com/#!/Inah_Colada/status/519438433291599872 The accusations are disgusting indeed. Multiple media outlets are reporting that “Seventh Heaven” dad Steven Collins is being investigated for child molestation. TMZ reportedly has a tape in which the actor allegedly confesses. The dad/pastor from Seventh Heaven confessed to child molestation over a phone call the other day. Smh. — Robael Enyew (@RobaelEnyew) […]

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Greta Van Susteren can’t believe Andrew Tahmooressi still held in Mexico

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http://twitter.com/#!/painttubes/status/478244811997057025 U.S. Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi is still being held in Mexico for allegedly making a wrong turn and accidentally entering the country on March 31st. Fox News’ Greta Van Susteren noticed that something similar happened in reverse recently when four Mexican police officers allegedly entered the U.S. accidentally, but were released within 48 hours: […]

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Two from Mexico charged with capital murder in Border Patrol agent’s death

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http://twitter.com/#!/GregAbbott_TX/status/496836244962152448 Two men from Mexico have been charged with capital murder and other charges following the fatal shooting of an off-duty Border Patrol agent and the wounding of his father. Fox News reports: One suspect has been arrested no fewer than four times for entering the U.S. illegally, according to federal court records. The other has […]

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