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HEY, DELETE FACEBOOK ALREADY

Facebook orchestrated a multi-year effort that duped children and their parents out of money, in some cases hundreds or even thousands of dollars, and then often refused to give the money back, according to court documents unsealed tonight in response to a Reveal legal action.
PUMP AND RUN

Los Angeles officials have steadfastly refused to identify the Wet Prince of Bel Air, the homeowner who pumped an astonishing 11.8 million gallons of water during a single year of California’s crippling drought.
ALL WE WANTED WAS A 'DISLIKE' BUTTON

Facebook’s new “Reactions” are intended to help users better express their responses to posts. Advertisers are salivating at the prospect of additional data about consumer preferences and trends. And law enforcement and intelligence agencies will be able to mine for sentiment analysis of criminal and terrorism suspects.
THE RISING COST OF AIR AFFAIRS

What began as an internal investigation into allegations of harassment and threats stemming from a spat between ex-lovers has expanded into a criminal inquiry focused on the Federal Air Marshal Service’s dispatch hub in Herndon, Virginia. More than 60 federal employees are under scrutiny as investigators look into whether flights considered at risk of hijacking or a terrorist attack were left without marshals on board.