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TikTok Stars Are Turning Swanky L.A. Mansions into ‘Content Houses’

Influencers are shacking up in some of the city's swankiest neighborhoods—to the chagrin of their neighbors
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Axl Rose Takes on Steven Mnuchin in a Weird Twitter Feud

The Guns N' Roses frontman isn't a fan of the Treasury Secretary's travel advice
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How Papa Cristo Reinvented Himself as a Social Media Sensation to Keep Business Cookin’

The 74-year-old Chrys Chrys has built a fan base far beyond the walls of his Pico Union Greek restaurant
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A Sopping-Wet Man’s Stunt at a Flooded L.A.-Area Motel Goes Viral

As the Instagrammer who captured the video put it, "Ppl out here tripping during the quarantine”
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6 Shows That’ll Make You Want to Download Quibi

A Reno 911! reboot, a thriller about a rideshare nightmare, and more
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Quibi Is Almost Here. Will Audiences Bite?

Short-form streaming app Quibi is betting on bite-sized attention spans

What Does a Chinese Company Want with Gay Hookup App Grindr?

When a staid conglomerate snatched up the app, everyone expected a few bumps. But nobody predicted a counterintelligence investigation by the FBI
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Another Mass Shooting Is Being Linked to an Online Forum where White Supremacy Thrives

8chan has become a sounding board for mass shooters—and even its founder wants it to be shut down
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The Misery of Being a Parent Chaperone at a YouTuber Convention

Inside the lounge where VidCon attendees' parents tried to drink and sleep the boredom away
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Trump’s War on Twitter Critics Is Far From Over

Despite Monday’s court ruling, some people say they're still #BlockedByTrump