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An AI chatbot went viral. Some say it's better than Google, others worry it's problematic.

ChatGPT has become social media's latest favorite tool for getting answers online. But some have warned bad actors could take advantage of the bot.
Photo Illustration: Chat boxes reflecting the different character voices an AI chat bot can generate, like a pirate and a valley girl
Photo Illustration: Chat boxes reflecting the different character voices an AI chat bot can generate, like a pirate and a valley girl

Arrests made in fatal shooting of Migos rapper Takeoff

Kirshnik Khari Ball, known professionally as Takeoff, was "an innocent bystander" when he was shot and killed on Nov. 1 outside a Houston bowling alley. He was 28.
Takeoff of Migos performs in Atlanta on October 8, 2022.
Takeoff of Migos performs in Atlanta on October 8, 2022.

Texas professor wins John Lewis award for spotlighting history of racial violence

Trinidad Gonzales, a history and Mexican American studies professor, has helped spotlight a century-old massacre on the Texas border that was only recently acknowledged by the state.
Texas Rangers patrol the border.
Texas Rangers patrol the border.
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Musk drew the line on Ye, adding to confusion over Twitter's free speech rules

Data reviewed by NBC News shows that many restored accounts trafficked in conspiracy theories and hate speech. The changes come as some high-profile users have fled.
Photo illustration: Red colored Twitter logos flying out as Elon Musk stands with open arms.
Photo illustration: Red colored Twitter logos flying out as Elon Musk stands with open arms.

In 'Spoiler Alert,' journalist Michael Ausiello's heartbreaking memoir is adapted for the big screen

The new film, starring Jim Parsons, is based on a real-life love story that didn’t have the opportunity for a fairy-tale ending.
Jim Parsons and Ben Aldridge in "Spoiler Alert."
Jim Parsons and Ben Aldridge in "Spoiler Alert."

TikTok influencer reportedly fined after hitting golf ball and tossing club into Grand Canyon

Katie Sigmond, who has 6.9 million TikTok followers, had posted a video of the stunt to social media.
TikTok influencer Katie Sigmond  hitting a golf ball and club into the Grand Canyon.
TikTok influencer Katie Sigmond  hitting a golf ball and club into the Grand Canyon.

Last of Mexico's 'Aztec Eagles' World War II veterans dies at age 98

Sgt. Horacio Castilleja Albarrán was one of about 300 Mexican soldiers and airmen in Squadron 201, who fought alongside U.S. forces in the Philipines.
Former members of Mexican Air Force 201 squadron march in a parade
Former members of Mexican Air Force 201 squadron march in a parade

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An influencer wanted a 'Brazilian butt lift.' She ended up at the hospital 'covered in blood.'

In a murky regulatory system, med spas advertise BBLs on Instagram alongside influencer promotions. One patient detailed why they aren’t happy with their results.   
Drawn illustration of a woman with overfilled lips wearing a face mask and cucumber slices, surrounded by red-gloved hands holding scalpels and other surgery tools.
Drawn illustration of a woman with overfilled lips wearing a face mask and cucumber slices, surrounded by red-gloved hands holding scalpels and other surgery tools.

Brad William Henke, 'Orange Is the New Black' actor and former NFL player, dies at 56

Henke, known for his role in the Netflix series as corrections officer Desi Piscatella, died “peacefully in his sleep” Tuesday, his agent said.
Celebrities Attend The Cleveland Browns VS. New York Jets Game
Celebrities Attend The Cleveland Browns VS. New York Jets Game
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Ye's Twitter account suspended a second time after swastika post

Ye made antisemitic comments on Alex Jones’ program earlier Thursday and a series of bizarre tweets later.
Kanye West in Los Angeles on Oct. 21, 2022.
Kanye West in Los Angeles on Oct. 21, 2022.

LeBron James says there's a double standard in reporters asking about Kyrie Irving but not Jerry Jones' photo

The photo captured Jones among a white mob in 1957 preventing Black students from entering a segregated high school they attended.
LeBron James in Denver
LeBron James in Denver