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Kansas City Chiefs Linebacker Kills Girlfriend, Commits Suicide

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher committed suicide on Saturday (December 1) at the team’s practice facility in Kansas City.
| by Daily | 2012 |

The 25-year-old also shot and killed his 22-year-old girlfriend at their home, before driving to Arrowhead Stadium and turning the gun on himself.

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Millions of GoDaddy sites reportedly taken offline by Anonymous

GoDaddy.com, the largest domain name registrar on the Web, has been taken offline, and a self-proclaimed member of the Anonymous hacktivism collective is taking responsibility.
| by RT | 2012 |

The administrators of GoDaddy confirmed on Monday that they were suffering from technical issues, which the website TechCrunch reports to be impacting a multitude of websites

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Oscar-nominated actor Michael Clarke Duncan dies at 54

After suffering from a heart attack on July 13, Michael Clarke Duncan died at the age of 54.
| by Celebuzz | 2012 |

His wife Omarosa Stallworth performed CPR on the Oscar-nominated actor during the first scare and was able to resuscitate him. Unfortunately, Duncan remained hospitalized ever since.

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Cheryl Cole & Will.i.am Involved in Los Angeles Car Crash

Not having the best of luck on the roadways, Cheryl Cole and Will.i.am were in a automobile bang-up in Los Angeles on Wednesday night (August 29).
| by Celebuzz | 2012 |

The Girls Aloud singer and her Black Eyed Peas pal were reportedly on the way home after working together at a recording studio when the unfortunate incident occurred.

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University of Colorado allows students to carry guns

The University of Colorado is allowing its students to carry concealed guns with them on campus.
| by RT | 2012 |

Is long as students are 21 or older and have a license to carry a weapon, they can bring guns with them to class, the bookstore, and the quad.

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Startup dumps Facebook: ‘80% of ad clicks came from bots’

New York-based online music startup Limited Run has ditched Facebook after its research revealed an alleged advertising scam.
| by RT | 2012 |

The company claims that 80 percent of its online ad clicks on Facebook were generated from automated ‘bots,’ not humans.

While testing Facebook’s advertising system, Limited Run said it could only verify that around 20 percent of the clicks were coming from users visiting its website.

Limited Run discovered that most of the users clicking on its Facebook ads had JavaScript disabled, making them almost impossible to track with regular analytics software. The company coded a custom-built page logger, and claims it found that 80 percent of the Facebook clicks it was paying for came from bots.

Facebook’s advertising rates are based on the number of clicks a company’s ads receive. Limited Run alleges that the ads were not clicked by real individuals, but rather by automated bots – internet software applications programmed to repeat automated tasks.

“80% of the clicks we were paying for were from bots,” the company said in a post on its Facebook page. “That’s correct. Bots were loading pages and driving up our advertising costs. So we tried contacting Facebook about this. Unfortunately, they wouldn’t reply. Do we know who the bots belong to? No. Are we accusing Facebook of using bots to drive up advertising revenue. No. Is it strange? Yes.”

The company, formerly known as Limited Pressing, also claimed that the social media giant would not allow it to change the name of its Facebook page unless it committed to buy $2,000 of monthly advertising. “Facebook was holding our name hostage,” the post said.

Facebook responded to the accusations: “We’re currently investigating their claims. For their issue with the page name change, there seems to be some sort of miscommunication. We do not charge pages to have their names changed. Our team is reaching out about this now,” Talking Points Memo reported.

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Anne Hathaway Shares Condolences For Aurora Massacre Victims

After the tragic shooting in Aurora, Anne Hathaway has released a statement sharing her thoughts and prayers towards the victims in the midnight movie massacre.
| by Celebuzz | 2012 |

The 29-year-old actress, who plays Selina Kyle (Catwoman) in “The Dark Knight Rises”, recently expressed her upset to Entertainment Tonight stating, “My heart aches and breaks