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Police issue $4,300 in citations to man accused of spreading anti-Semitic flyers

Kenosha Police Department said they issued $4,301 in citations to a man who spread more than 500 anti-Semitic flyers.”We were finding them on windshields of cars, they were distributed in people’s front yards, driveways, on the sidewalks,” said Lt. Joseph Nosalik with KPD. WISN 12 News first reported the story in May, when homeowners complained […]

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Meta made a fact-checking AI to help verify Wikipedia citations | Engadget

In 2020, the Wikipedia community was when it came out that a US teen had written 27,000 entries in a language they didn’t speak. The episode was a reminder that the online encyclopedia is not a perfect source of information. Sometimes people will attempt to edit Wikipedia entries out of malice, but frequently factual errors […]

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City of Austin moves to phase 2 of public camping ban, may issue citations for repeat offenders

Starting Sunday, repeat offenders may be given citations for violating camping ban by: KXAN Staff Posted: Jun 13, 2021 / 05:59 PM CDT/ Updated: Jun 13, 2021 / 05:59 PM CDT AUSTIN (KXAN) — Phase 2 of the City of Austin’s four-tiered public camping ban went into effect Sunday, meaning repeat offenders of the ban […]