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International characters (ñ, á , í) used on prompts / email subject on Stack Overflow en español are shown as HTML entities

This isn't the same as Quotation marks are shown as HTML entities, in the revision page because occurs on different UI elements and on a localized site. The email that requests email confirmation on ...
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Allow HTML entities in comments

I just tried to write a comment with an em dash—unsuccessfully, I might add—by using the — HTML entity. Maybe I'm spoiled by the Markdown support for questions and answers, and ...
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Search doesn't render some HTML entities

I noticed some HTML entities are not being rendered properly in search: This behavior happens with all searches that return that post. I have noticed this happens with at least 3 entities, as ...
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E-mail escaping broken again

I'm seeing &lt; for < in my, "New [topic] question for [date]", e-mails. This seems to be a duplicate of an old issue that was marked resolved a couple years ago: Ellipses in email ...
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Something's wrong with entity-escaping in tag wiki excerpts

Observe the tag wiki for the infinite-stratos tag at Anime.SE. As of now, the excerpt reads: If you try to edit the tag wiki, you'll see that the angle brackets there are literal angle brackets < ...
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Can HTML character entities in plain text emails be replaced?

In a recent tag filter email message, in the plain text part of the message an HTML entity for the horizontal ellipsis appeared at the end of the question preview: I'm trying to just read the exif ...
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Android app showing ellipses as &hellip;

The Android app, when showing replies, for the ellipses, it shows &hellip; instead. I presume this would be the same for other 'special' characters, I see that there is already a bug report for ...
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Encoded HTML entities in mod message popup

New meta post alerts for mods are sometimes shown with HTML entities: apache 2.4 won't reload http://so.mrozekma.com/mod-message-html-entities.png I think this is new, but possibly I've just ...