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Illinois Corrections Sets New Social Media Policy for Staff

Illinois Corrections Sets New Social Media Policy for Staff

Following Injustice Watch reporting last month about more than two dozen state correctional employees who participated in conversations that mocked or disclosed personal information about transgender inmates in... Read full article: Illinois Corrections Sets New Social Med...→

Illinois Corrections Sets New Social Media Policy for Staff

Illinois Corrections Sets New Social Media Policy for Staff

Following Injustice Watch reporting last month about more than two dozen state correctional employees who participated in conversations that mocked or disclosed personal information about transgender inmates in... Read full article: Illinois Corrections Sets New Social Med...→

NFL tightens social media security after hackers launch pre-Super Bowl attack

NFL tightens social media security after hackers launch pre-Super Bowl attack

The NFL has tightened social media security after hackers launched a wide-ranging attack just days before Super Bowl LIV. Read full article: NFL tightens social media security after...→

Celebrities and Teammates Mourn Death Of Kobe Bryant On Social Media

Celebrities and Teammates Mourn Death Of Kobe Bryant On Social Media

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The city of Los Angeles and the world of sports were rocked Sunday by the death of Lakers legend and global icon Kobe Bryant. Celebrities, fans and government officials immediately took to social media to express their Read full article: Celebrities and Teammates Mourn Death Of...→

As Virus Spreads, Chinese Social Media Fills With Something New: Anger

As Virus Spreads, Chinese Social Media Fills With Something New: Anger

The sheer volume of criticism of the government, and the sometimes clever ways that critics dodge censors, are testing Beijing’s ability to control the narrative. Read full article: As Virus Spreads, Chinese Social Media F...→

Lil Nas X Grammy performance gets standing ovation on social media

Lil Nas X Grammy performance gets standing ovation on social media

From BTS to Diplo, Lil’ Nas X’s “Old Town Road” Grammy performance gets approval from Twitter users. Read full article: Lil Nas X Grammy performance gets standi...→

‘Honey Boo Boo’ star Mama June admits ‘every day is a struggle’ in social media return: ‘I miss my kids’

‘Honey Boo Boo’ star Mama June admits ‘every day is a struggle’ in social media return: ‘I miss my kids’

Mama June Shannon is hopefully putting the pieces of her life together that need mending and opened up on social media Friday to share a message with the world. Read full article: ‘Honey Boo Boo’ star Mama June admits ‘e...→

Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese Social Media Over Coronavirus

Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese Social Media Over Coronavirus

Chinese citizens are overcoming a lack of reporting on the crisis in the state-run media by sharing their own videos and information about the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese So...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer back at work following social media controversy

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer back at work following social media controversy

(WSVN) - A Bay Harbor Islands police officer is back on the job after facing backlash for a controversial post. Police Cpl. Pablo Lima was... Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police officer back a...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Back to Full Duty After Probe Into Social Media Activity

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Back to Full Duty After Probe Into Social Media Activity

A long-time Miami-Dade police officer and current corporal with the Bay Harbor Islands Police Department is off administrative leave and back on full duty after an investigation into his activity on social media. Corporal Pablo Lima was restored to full duty Thursday following the close out of an internal affairs investigation and full legal review, Bay Harbor Islands Town Manager… Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Back ...→

Robert Downey Jr. saying he doesn’t regret wearing blackface in ‘Tropic Thunder’ sparks social media debate

Robert Downey Jr. saying he doesn’t regret wearing blackface in ‘Tropic Thunder’ sparks social media debate

Robert Downey Jr. has donned a number of disguises in his more than 30 years in show business and famously decked himself out in blackface during his 2008 film “Tropic Thunder.” Read full article: Robert Downey Jr. saying he doesn’t regr...→

'Book murderer' causes social media uproar over cutting long novels in half

'Book murderer' causes social media uproar over cutting long novels in half

A "book murderer" caused a stir on social media over cutting books in half to make them easier to transport. Read full article: 'Book murderer' causes social media upro...→

CDs and LPs go digital, snooping spouses, social media alerts and more: Tech Q&A

CDs and LPs go digital, snooping spouses, social media alerts and more: Tech Q&A

Kim Komando answers all your tech questions in this week's Tech Q&A. (iStock)... This week, I received questions about password protection for apps, covert social media searches, smartphone tracking, converting music collections and more. Read full article: CDs and LPs go digital, snooping spouses...→

Man Responding to Social Media Post Attacked in Robbery Attempt: Wylie PD

Man Responding to Social Media Post Attacked in Robbery Attempt: Wylie PD

A man was assaulted and robbed after he went to a home to meet up with a woman he had met on social media, Wylie police say.  Police were called about 10:40 p.m. to the 3000 block of Connor Lane in Wylie, where several residents had reported that a man had been knocking on doors and indicating that he had… Read full article: Man Responding to Social Media Post Atta...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspended Over Social Media Activity

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspended Over Social Media Activity

A long-time Miami-Dade police officer and current corporal with the Bay Harbor Islands Police Department is finding himself on administrative leave over his activity on social media. Pablo Lima spent three decades with the Miami-Dade Police Department, reaching the rank of lieutenant, and after his retirement joined the Bay Harbor Islands department, getting hired as a corporal just over a… Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspe...→

South Texas Man Used Social Media Apps To Lure Minor, Sentenced To 10 Years 

South Texas Man Used Social Media Apps To Lure Minor, Sentenced To 10 Years 

Dassahed Marines, 29, used the social media app called Whisper and KIK messaging app to try to persuade and entice a 13-year-old girl to have sex. Read full article: South Texas Man Used Social Media Apps T...→

UK Psychiatric Group Says Social Media Dangerous to Youth

UK Psychiatric Group Says Social Media Dangerous to Youth

Britain's Royal College of Psychiatrists is urging that mammoth tech companies like Facebook and Twitter turn over research about possible dangers caused to young people by excessive social media use. Read full article: UK Psychiatric Group Says Social Media D...→

USC Debunks Social Media Claim That Student Contracted Coronavirus

USC Debunks Social Media Claim That Student Contracted Coronavirus

USC says no students or residents on campus have been diagnosed or are under evaluation for the novel coronavirus after a social media scare. Read full article: USC Debunks Social Media Claim That Stud...→

Impeachment Trial Bombs on Social Media; Axios Suggests Republican Plot to Make It Boring

Impeachment Trial Bombs on Social Media; Axios Suggests Republican Plot to Make It Boring

Engagement with impeachment stories on social media is plummeting, and Axios' Neal Rothschild believes it is all part of the Republicans' plan. Read full article: Impeachment Trial Bombs on Social Media;...→

The Skillman Foundation seeks submissions for 60 Examples of Detroit Genius social media campaign

The Skillman Foundation seeks submissions for 60 Examples of Detroit Genius social media campaign

Do you know a young trumpeter who is bound to be the next Miles Davis? What about a math wiz who can multiply circles around... Read full article: The Skillman Foundation seeks submission...→

NFPA Urges Teens Not to Participate in Popular Social Media Challenge

NFPA Urges Teens Not to Participate in Popular Social Media Challenge

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is urging the public not to imitate a dangerous viral video from the social media app TikTok. According to news reports, high school students in Massachusetts have been participating in the dangerous challenge. Both Massachusetts fire officials and the NFPA are warning the public about the dangers of this activity. “Electricity is ubiquitous in… Read full article: NFPA Urges Teens Not to Participate in P...→

As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers and Social Media Users Feel It Most, Survey Finds

American workers are feeling more isolated, and younger workers are experiencing loneliness more so than their older co-workers, according to a new Cigna study.... Officials were able to capture the nearly $569 million in drugs off the coast near San Diego (Video courtesy US Coast Guard) Read full article: As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers...→

Patrick Mahomes takes heat on social media after George Zimmerman tweets resurface

Patrick Mahomes takes heat on social media after George Zimmerman tweets resurface

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes came under fire on social media over his old tweets about the George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin case and his apparent support for law enforcement. Read full article: Patrick Mahomes takes heat on social med...→

Dolly Parton mocks social media, posts fake Tinder pic dressed as Playboy bunny

Dolly Parton mocks social media, posts fake Tinder pic dressed as Playboy bunny

Dolly Parton is one of the biggest country musicians in the world, but sometimes the Tennessee-born icon wants to relate to her fans and their daily lifestyles. Read full article: Dolly Parton mocks social media, posts f...→

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

The war against sex trafficking is going high tech and the U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking in Tampa has picked social media as its weapon of choice when it comes to deterring sex buyers. Read full article: Tampa Bay area group uses technology, so...→

Why you shouldn't post about your vacation on social media

Why you shouldn't post about your vacation on social media

While you're out of town on vacation, the last thing you should do is post on your social media about it. Read full article: Why you shouldn't post about your vacati...→

Seattle police identify officer fired for profane and disparaging social-media posts

A Seattle police officer fired for violating the department's social-media policy was deemed "threatening" by the U.S. Secret Service and was investigated for possible federal criminal charges for posts implying violence against former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State... Read full article: Seattle police identify officer fired fo...→

Top prosecutor receives a racist voicemail, posts it on social media

Top prosecutor receives a racist voicemail, posts it on social media

Baltimore City State Attorney Marilyn Mosby gets a racist voicemail after supporting St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner who faces racist attacks as well. Read full article: Top prosecutor receives a racist voicema...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspended Over Social Media Activity

A long-time Miami-Dade police officer and current corporal with the Bay Harbor Islands Police Department is finding himself on administrative leave over his activity on social media. Pablo Lima spent three decades with the Miami-Dade Police Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspe...→

Police: Man Trying To Meet Woman He Met On Social Media Left Bloodied After Robbery Attempt

Police: Man Trying To Meet Woman He Met On Social Media Left Bloodied After Robbery Attempt

It started with a North Texas man heading out for a face-to-face meeting with a woman he'd meet on social media and ended with him bleeding, and knocking on doors asking for help. Read full article: Police: Man Trying To Meet Woman He Met ...→

UK psychiatric group cites social media dangers to the young

There is a move in Britain to force tech giants like Facebook and Twitter to turn over data about the possible dangers their social media products cause to young people Read full article: UK psychiatric group cites social media ...→

USC responds to coronavirus social-media rumor

USC responds to coronavirus social-media rumor

An erroneous claim on social media of a student at USC contracting coronavirus prompted the school to issue a statement early Tuesday morning denying anyone on campus was diagnosed with the virus. Read full article: USC responds to coronavirus social-media...→

Social media accounts of NFL, several teams hacked by OurMine

Social media accounts of NFL, several teams hacked by OurMine

Social media accounts belonging to the NFL and several of its teams, including the Buffalo Bills and Green Bay Packers, were hacked on Monday. In a since-deleted tweet on the official league accoun… Read full article: Social media accounts of NFL, several te...→

Donald 'Adolf' Trump: Benny Gantz Advisor's Social Media Tirades Against President Surface

Donald 'Adolf' Trump: Benny Gantz Advisor's Social Media Tirades Against President Surface

TEL AVIV - The senior advisor of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's chief political rival, Benny Gantz, called President Donald Trump a "psychopath" and compared him to Hitler in a shocking series of past tweets unearthed ahead of a meeting between the Blue and White leader and Trump Monday. | Israel / Middle East Read full article: Donald 'Adolf' Trump: Benny Gantz Adviso...→

The N.B.A. honored Bryant at games and on social media.

The N.B.A. honored Bryant at games and on social media.

It was the kind of performance that had become rare for Bryant as he transitioned from being one of the most dynamic players in the history of basketball to an elder statesman ready to pass the torch to the next generation. His résumé, with Read full article: The N.B.A. honored Bryant at games and o...→

Trump Tweets Pastor's Praise of His Social Media Posts

Trump Tweets Pastor's Praise of His Social Media Posts

President Donald Trump on Saturday tweeted a quote from a prominent Southern Baptist pastor praising Trump's use of social media.Trump posted the support from Pastor Robert Jeffress as Trump's defense team made its case in the Senate against two impeachment charges against... Read full article: Trump Tweets Pastor's Praise of His Soci...→

More Americans report feeling lonely — blame work and social media

More Americans report feeling lonely — blame work and social media

A stressful work environment and growing reliance on technology are making people feel more isolated, survey finds. Read full article: More Americans report feeling lonely — b...→

As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers and Social Media Users Feel It Most, Survey Finds

As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers and Social Media Users Feel It Most, Survey Finds

It is often said that it’s lonely at the top, but loneliness on the job is a growing issue well beyond the corner office. American workers are feeling more isolated, and younger workers are experiencing loneliness more so than their older co-workers, according to a new Cigna study. Read full article: As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers...→

Staffers amplify senators’ messages on social media during impeachment trial

Staffers amplify senators’ messages on social media during impeachment trial

Senators are not letting the impeachment trial’s restrictions on modern technology stop them. From Apple Watches to staffs’ rapid response efforts on Twitter, the senators are finding ways to use technology around the all-consuming trial. Read full article: Staffers amplify senators’ messages on s...→

Millie Bobby Brown's SAG outfit called out on social media for being too 'mature'

Millie Bobby Brown's SAG outfit called out on social media for being too 'mature'

Millie Bobby Brown's white outfit on the 2020 Sag Awards red carpet turned a lot of heads Sunday night. Read full article: Millie Bobby Brown's SAG outfit called o...→

Florida GOP Leader Will Introduce Bill to Fight Social Media Censorship | Breitbart

Florida GOP Leader Will Introduce Bill to Fight Social Media Censorship | Breitbart

Florida State Senator and GOP Leader Joe Gruters will announce a bill next week that will allow Floridians to sue social media companies that censor their political speech, and will restrict the ability of social media companies to use "hate speech" policies as a legal defense for censorship. Read full article: Florida GOP Leader Will Introduce Bill t...→

Bay Area man sues Sirius XM claiming he was fired for social media posts about Steve Bannon

Bay Area man sues Sirius XM claiming he was fired for social media posts about Steve Bannon

Supervisor told Daniel Acosta he was being fired for failing to apologize for posts about Bannon, suit claims. Read full article: Bay Area man sues Sirius XM claiming he ...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer suspended over wife’s racist social media comments

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer suspended over wife’s racist social media comments

BAY HARBOR ISLANDS, Fla. (WSVN) — A Bay Harbor Islands Police officer has been suspended for liking his wife’s racist comments on social media. Police... Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police officer suspen...→

What Facebook's shelving of adverts on WhatsApp means for the social media giant's future

What Facebook's shelving of adverts on WhatsApp means for the social media giant's future

Facebook has made no secret of its hopes of WhatsApp monetization in the past, but a new report suggests those plans are no longer in motion. What does that mean for the social network? Read full article: What Facebook's shelving of adverts on W...→

USC responds to coronavirus social-media rumor

USC responds to coronavirus social-media rumor

An erroneous claim on social media of a student at USC contracting coronavirus prompted the school to issue a statement early Tuesday morning denying anyone on campus was diagnosed with the virus. Read full article: USC responds to coronavirus social-media...→

Impeachment Trial Bombs on Social Media; Axios Suggests Republican Plot to Make It Boring

Impeachment Trial Bombs on Social Media; Axios Suggests Republican Plot to Make It Boring

Engagement with impeachment stories on social media is plummeting, and Axios' Neal Rothschild believes it is all part of the Republicans' plan. Read full article: Impeachment Trial Bombs on Social Media;...→

Celebrities and Teammates Mourn Death Of Kobe Bryant On Social Media

Celebrities and Teammates Mourn Death Of Kobe Bryant On Social Media

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The city of Los Angeles and the world of sports were rocked Sunday by the death of Lakers legend and global icon Kobe Bryant. Celebrities, fans and government officials immediately took to social media to express their Read full article: Celebrities and Teammates Mourn Death Of...→

Donald 'Adolf' Trump: Benny Gantz Advisor's Social Media Tirades Against President Surface

Donald 'Adolf' Trump: Benny Gantz Advisor's Social Media Tirades Against President Surface

TEL AVIV - The senior advisor of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's chief political rival, Benny Gantz, called President Donald Trump a "psychopath" and compared him to Hitler in a shocking series of past tweets unearthed ahead of a meeting between the Blue and White leader and Trump Monday. | Israel / Middle East Read full article: Donald 'Adolf' Trump: Benny Gantz Adviso...→

Lil Nas X Grammy performance gets standing ovation on social media

Lil Nas X Grammy performance gets standing ovation on social media

From BTS to Diplo, Lil’ Nas X’s “Old Town Road” Grammy performance gets approval from Twitter users. Read full article: Lil Nas X Grammy performance gets standi...→

Trump Tweets Pastor's Praise of His Social Media Posts

Trump Tweets Pastor's Praise of His Social Media Posts

President Donald Trump on Saturday tweeted a quote from a prominent Southern Baptist pastor praising Trump's use of social media.Trump posted the support from Pastor Robert Jeffress as Trump's defense team made its case in the Senate against two impeachment charges against... Read full article: Trump Tweets Pastor's Praise of His Soci...→

Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese Social Media Over Coronavirus

Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese Social Media Over Coronavirus

Chinese citizens are overcoming a lack of reporting on the crisis in the state-run media by sharing their own videos and information about the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese So...→

As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers and Social Media Users Feel It Most, Survey Finds

American workers are feeling more isolated, and younger workers are experiencing loneliness more so than their older co-workers, according to a new Cigna study.... Officials were able to capture the nearly $569 million in drugs off the coast near San Diego (Video courtesy US Coast Guard) Read full article: As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Back to Full Duty After Probe Into Social Media Activity

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Back to Full Duty After Probe Into Social Media Activity

A long-time Miami-Dade police officer and current corporal with the Bay Harbor Islands Police Department is off administrative leave and back on full duty after an investigation into his activity on social media. Corporal Pablo Lima was restored to full duty Thursday following the close out of an internal affairs investigation and full legal review, Bay Harbor Islands Town Manager… Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Back ...→

Staffers amplify senators’ messages on social media during impeachment trial

Staffers amplify senators’ messages on social media during impeachment trial

Senators are not letting the impeachment trial’s restrictions on modern technology stop them. From Apple Watches to staffs’ rapid response efforts on Twitter, the senators are finding ways to use technology around the all-consuming trial. Read full article: Staffers amplify senators’ messages on s...→

Dolly Parton mocks social media, posts fake Tinder pic dressed as Playboy bunny

Dolly Parton mocks social media, posts fake Tinder pic dressed as Playboy bunny

Dolly Parton is one of the biggest country musicians in the world, but sometimes the Tennessee-born icon wants to relate to her fans and their daily lifestyles. Read full article: Dolly Parton mocks social media, posts f...→

Millie Bobby Brown's SAG outfit called out on social media for being too 'mature'

Millie Bobby Brown's SAG outfit called out on social media for being too 'mature'

Millie Bobby Brown's white outfit on the 2020 Sag Awards red carpet turned a lot of heads Sunday night. Read full article: Millie Bobby Brown's SAG outfit called o...→

Why you shouldn't post about your vacation on social media

Why you shouldn't post about your vacation on social media

While you're out of town on vacation, the last thing you should do is post on your social media about it. Read full article: Why you shouldn't post about your vacati...→

CDs and LPs go digital, snooping spouses, social media alerts and more: Tech Q&A

CDs and LPs go digital, snooping spouses, social media alerts and more: Tech Q&A

Kim Komando answers all your tech questions in this week's Tech Q&A. (iStock)... This week, I received questions about password protection for apps, covert social media searches, smartphone tracking, converting music collections and more. Read full article: CDs and LPs go digital, snooping spouses...→

Florida GOP Leader Will Introduce Bill to Fight Social Media Censorship | Breitbart

Florida GOP Leader Will Introduce Bill to Fight Social Media Censorship | Breitbart

Florida State Senator and GOP Leader Joe Gruters will announce a bill next week that will allow Floridians to sue social media companies that censor their political speech, and will restrict the ability of social media companies to use "hate speech" policies as a legal defense for censorship. Read full article: Florida GOP Leader Will Introduce Bill t...→

Top prosecutor receives a racist voicemail, posts it on social media

Top prosecutor receives a racist voicemail, posts it on social media

Baltimore City State Attorney Marilyn Mosby gets a racist voicemail after supporting St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner who faces racist attacks as well. Read full article: Top prosecutor receives a racist voicema...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspended Over Social Media Activity

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspended Over Social Media Activity

A long-time Miami-Dade police officer and current corporal with the Bay Harbor Islands Police Department is finding himself on administrative leave over his activity on social media. Pablo Lima spent three decades with the Miami-Dade Police Department, reaching the rank of lieutenant, and after his retirement joined the Bay Harbor Islands department, getting hired as a corporal just over a… Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspe...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer suspended over wife’s racist social media comments

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer suspended over wife’s racist social media comments

BAY HARBOR ISLANDS, Fla. (WSVN) — A Bay Harbor Islands Police officer has been suspended for liking his wife’s racist comments on social media. Police... Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police officer suspen...→

Police: Man Trying To Meet Woman He Met On Social Media Left Bloodied After Robbery Attempt

Police: Man Trying To Meet Woman He Met On Social Media Left Bloodied After Robbery Attempt

It started with a North Texas man heading out for a face-to-face meeting with a woman he'd meet on social media and ended with him bleeding, and knocking on doors asking for help. Read full article: Police: Man Trying To Meet Woman He Met ...→

UK Psychiatric Group Says Social Media Dangerous to Youth

UK Psychiatric Group Says Social Media Dangerous to Youth

Britain's Royal College of Psychiatrists is urging that mammoth tech companies like Facebook and Twitter turn over research about possible dangers caused to young people by excessive social media use. Read full article: UK Psychiatric Group Says Social Media D...→

USC Debunks Social Media Claim That Student Contracted Coronavirus

USC Debunks Social Media Claim That Student Contracted Coronavirus

USC says no students or residents on campus have been diagnosed or are under evaluation for the novel coronavirus after a social media scare. Read full article: USC Debunks Social Media Claim That Stud...→

NFL tightens social media security after hackers launch pre-Super Bowl attack

NFL tightens social media security after hackers launch pre-Super Bowl attack

The NFL has tightened social media security after hackers launched a wide-ranging attack just days before Super Bowl LIV. Read full article: NFL tightens social media security after...→

Social media accounts of NFL, several teams hacked by OurMine

Social media accounts of NFL, several teams hacked by OurMine

Social media accounts belonging to the NFL and several of its teams, including the Buffalo Bills and Green Bay Packers, were hacked on Monday. In a since-deleted tweet on the official league accoun… Read full article: Social media accounts of NFL, several te...→

The Skillman Foundation seeks submissions for 60 Examples of Detroit Genius social media campaign

The Skillman Foundation seeks submissions for 60 Examples of Detroit Genius social media campaign

Do you know a young trumpeter who is bound to be the next Miles Davis? What about a math wiz who can multiply circles around... Read full article: The Skillman Foundation seeks submission...→

As Virus Spreads, Chinese Social Media Fills With Something New: Anger

As Virus Spreads, Chinese Social Media Fills With Something New: Anger

The sheer volume of criticism of the government, and the sometimes clever ways that critics dodge censors, are testing Beijing’s ability to control the narrative. Read full article: As Virus Spreads, Chinese Social Media F...→

The N.B.A. honored Bryant at games and on social media.

The N.B.A. honored Bryant at games and on social media.

It was the kind of performance that had become rare for Bryant as he transitioned from being one of the most dynamic players in the history of basketball to an elder statesman ready to pass the torch to the next generation. His résumé, with Read full article: The N.B.A. honored Bryant at games and o...→

‘Honey Boo Boo’ star Mama June admits ‘every day is a struggle’ in social media return: ‘I miss my kids’

‘Honey Boo Boo’ star Mama June admits ‘every day is a struggle’ in social media return: ‘I miss my kids’

Mama June Shannon is hopefully putting the pieces of her life together that need mending and opened up on social media Friday to share a message with the world. Read full article: ‘Honey Boo Boo’ star Mama June admits ‘e...→

More Americans report feeling lonely — blame work and social media

More Americans report feeling lonely — blame work and social media

A stressful work environment and growing reliance on technology are making people feel more isolated, survey finds. Read full article: More Americans report feeling lonely — b...→

NFPA Urges Teens Not to Participate in Popular Social Media Challenge

NFPA Urges Teens Not to Participate in Popular Social Media Challenge

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is urging the public not to imitate a dangerous viral video from the social media app TikTok. According to news reports, high school students in Massachusetts have been participating in the dangerous challenge. Both Massachusetts fire officials and the NFPA are warning the public about the dangers of this activity. “Electricity is ubiquitous in… Read full article: NFPA Urges Teens Not to Participate in P...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer back at work following social media controversy

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer back at work following social media controversy

(WSVN) - A Bay Harbor Islands police officer is back on the job after facing backlash for a controversial post. Police Cpl. Pablo Lima was... Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police officer back a...→

As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers and Social Media Users Feel It Most, Survey Finds

As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers and Social Media Users Feel It Most, Survey Finds

It is often said that it’s lonely at the top, but loneliness on the job is a growing issue well beyond the corner office. American workers are feeling more isolated, and younger workers are experiencing loneliness more so than their older co-workers, according to a new Cigna study. Read full article: As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers...→

Patrick Mahomes takes heat on social media after George Zimmerman tweets resurface

Patrick Mahomes takes heat on social media after George Zimmerman tweets resurface

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes came under fire on social media over his old tweets about the George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin case and his apparent support for law enforcement. Read full article: Patrick Mahomes takes heat on social med...→

Robert Downey Jr. saying he doesn’t regret wearing blackface in ‘Tropic Thunder’ sparks social media debate

Robert Downey Jr. saying he doesn’t regret wearing blackface in ‘Tropic Thunder’ sparks social media debate

Robert Downey Jr. has donned a number of disguises in his more than 30 years in show business and famously decked himself out in blackface during his 2008 film “Tropic Thunder.” Read full article: Robert Downey Jr. saying he doesn’t regr...→

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

The war against sex trafficking is going high tech and the U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking in Tampa has picked social media as its weapon of choice when it comes to deterring sex buyers. Read full article: Tampa Bay area group uses technology, so...→

'Book murderer' causes social media uproar over cutting long novels in half

'Book murderer' causes social media uproar over cutting long novels in half

A "book murderer" caused a stir on social media over cutting books in half to make them easier to transport. Read full article: 'Book murderer' causes social media upro...→

Seattle police identify officer fired for profane and disparaging social-media posts

A Seattle police officer fired for violating the department's social-media policy was deemed "threatening" by the U.S. Secret Service and was investigated for possible federal criminal charges for posts implying violence against former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State... Read full article: Seattle police identify officer fired fo...→

Man Responding to Social Media Post Attacked in Robbery Attempt: Wylie PD

Man Responding to Social Media Post Attacked in Robbery Attempt: Wylie PD

A man was assaulted and robbed after he went to a home to meet up with a woman he had met on social media, Wylie police say.  Police were called about 10:40 p.m. to the 3000 block of Connor Lane in Wylie, where several residents had reported that a man had been knocking on doors and indicating that he had… Read full article: Man Responding to Social Media Post Atta...→

Bay Area man sues Sirius XM claiming he was fired for social media posts about Steve Bannon

Bay Area man sues Sirius XM claiming he was fired for social media posts about Steve Bannon

Supervisor told Daniel Acosta he was being fired for failing to apologize for posts about Bannon, suit claims. Read full article: Bay Area man sues Sirius XM claiming he ...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspended Over Social Media Activity

A long-time Miami-Dade police officer and current corporal with the Bay Harbor Islands Police Department is finding himself on administrative leave over his activity on social media. Pablo Lima spent three decades with the Miami-Dade Police Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspe...→

South Texas Man Used Social Media Apps To Lure Minor, Sentenced To 10 Years 

South Texas Man Used Social Media Apps To Lure Minor, Sentenced To 10 Years 

Dassahed Marines, 29, used the social media app called Whisper and KIK messaging app to try to persuade and entice a 13-year-old girl to have sex. Read full article: South Texas Man Used Social Media Apps T...→

What Facebook's shelving of adverts on WhatsApp means for the social media giant's future

What Facebook's shelving of adverts on WhatsApp means for the social media giant's future

Facebook has made no secret of its hopes of WhatsApp monetization in the past, but a new report suggests those plans are no longer in motion. What does that mean for the social network? Read full article: What Facebook's shelving of adverts on W...→

UK psychiatric group cites social media dangers to the young

There is a move in Britain to force tech giants like Facebook and Twitter to turn over data about the possible dangers their social media products cause to young people Read full article: UK psychiatric group cites social media ...→

USC Debunks Social Media Claim That Student Contracted Coronavirus

USC Debunks Social Media Claim That Student Contracted Coronavirus

USC says no students or residents on campus have been diagnosed or are under evaluation for the novel coronavirus after a social media scare. Read full article: USC Debunks Social Media Claim That Stud...→

USC responds to coronavirus social-media rumor

USC responds to coronavirus social-media rumor

An erroneous claim on social media of a student at USC contracting coronavirus prompted the school to issue a statement early Tuesday morning denying anyone on campus was diagnosed with the virus. Read full article: USC responds to coronavirus social-media...→

NFL tightens social media security after hackers launch pre-Super Bowl attack

NFL tightens social media security after hackers launch pre-Super Bowl attack

The NFL has tightened social media security after hackers launched a wide-ranging attack just days before Super Bowl LIV. Read full article: NFL tightens social media security after...→

Impeachment Trial Bombs on Social Media; Axios Suggests Republican Plot to Make It Boring

Impeachment Trial Bombs on Social Media; Axios Suggests Republican Plot to Make It Boring

Engagement with impeachment stories on social media is plummeting, and Axios' Neal Rothschild believes it is all part of the Republicans' plan. Read full article: Impeachment Trial Bombs on Social Media;...→

Social media accounts of NFL, several teams hacked by OurMine

Social media accounts of NFL, several teams hacked by OurMine

Social media accounts belonging to the NFL and several of its teams, including the Buffalo Bills and Green Bay Packers, were hacked on Monday. In a since-deleted tweet on the official league accoun… Read full article: Social media accounts of NFL, several te...→

Celebrities and Teammates Mourn Death Of Kobe Bryant On Social Media

Celebrities and Teammates Mourn Death Of Kobe Bryant On Social Media

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The city of Los Angeles and the world of sports were rocked Sunday by the death of Lakers legend and global icon Kobe Bryant. Celebrities, fans and government officials immediately took to social media to express their Read full article: Celebrities and Teammates Mourn Death Of...→

The Skillman Foundation seeks submissions for 60 Examples of Detroit Genius social media campaign

The Skillman Foundation seeks submissions for 60 Examples of Detroit Genius social media campaign

Do you know a young trumpeter who is bound to be the next Miles Davis? What about a math wiz who can multiply circles around... Read full article: The Skillman Foundation seeks submission...→

Donald 'Adolf' Trump: Benny Gantz Advisor's Social Media Tirades Against President Surface

Donald 'Adolf' Trump: Benny Gantz Advisor's Social Media Tirades Against President Surface

TEL AVIV - The senior advisor of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's chief political rival, Benny Gantz, called President Donald Trump a "psychopath" and compared him to Hitler in a shocking series of past tweets unearthed ahead of a meeting between the Blue and White leader and Trump Monday. | Israel / Middle East Read full article: Donald 'Adolf' Trump: Benny Gantz Adviso...→

As Virus Spreads, Chinese Social Media Fills With Something New: Anger

As Virus Spreads, Chinese Social Media Fills With Something New: Anger

The sheer volume of criticism of the government, and the sometimes clever ways that critics dodge censors, are testing Beijing’s ability to control the narrative. Read full article: As Virus Spreads, Chinese Social Media F...→

The N.B.A. honored Bryant at games and on social media.

The N.B.A. honored Bryant at games and on social media.

It was the kind of performance that had become rare for Bryant as he transitioned from being one of the most dynamic players in the history of basketball to an elder statesman ready to pass the torch to the next generation. His résumé, with Read full article: The N.B.A. honored Bryant at games and o...→

Lil Nas X Grammy performance gets standing ovation on social media

Lil Nas X Grammy performance gets standing ovation on social media

From BTS to Diplo, Lil’ Nas X’s “Old Town Road” Grammy performance gets approval from Twitter users. Read full article: Lil Nas X Grammy performance gets standi...→

Trump Tweets Pastor's Praise of His Social Media Posts

Trump Tweets Pastor's Praise of His Social Media Posts

President Donald Trump on Saturday tweeted a quote from a prominent Southern Baptist pastor praising Trump's use of social media.Trump posted the support from Pastor Robert Jeffress as Trump's defense team made its case in the Senate against two impeachment charges against... Read full article: Trump Tweets Pastor's Praise of His Soci...→

‘Honey Boo Boo’ star Mama June admits ‘every day is a struggle’ in social media return: ‘I miss my kids’

‘Honey Boo Boo’ star Mama June admits ‘every day is a struggle’ in social media return: ‘I miss my kids’

Mama June Shannon is hopefully putting the pieces of her life together that need mending and opened up on social media Friday to share a message with the world. Read full article: ‘Honey Boo Boo’ star Mama June admits ‘e...→

More Americans report feeling lonely — blame work and social media

More Americans report feeling lonely — blame work and social media

A stressful work environment and growing reliance on technology are making people feel more isolated, survey finds. Read full article: More Americans report feeling lonely — b...→

Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese Social Media Over Coronavirus

Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese Social Media Over Coronavirus

Chinese citizens are overcoming a lack of reporting on the crisis in the state-run media by sharing their own videos and information about the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese So...→

NFPA Urges Teens Not to Participate in Popular Social Media Challenge

NFPA Urges Teens Not to Participate in Popular Social Media Challenge

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is urging the public not to imitate a dangerous viral video from the social media app TikTok. According to news reports, high school students in Massachusetts have been participating in the dangerous challenge. Both Massachusetts fire officials and the NFPA are warning the public about the dangers of this activity. “Electricity is ubiquitous in… Read full article: NFPA Urges Teens Not to Participate in P...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer back at work following social media controversy

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer back at work following social media controversy

(WSVN) - A Bay Harbor Islands police officer is back on the job after facing backlash for a controversial post. Police Cpl. Pablo Lima was... Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police officer back a...→

As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers and Social Media Users Feel It Most, Survey Finds

American workers are feeling more isolated, and younger workers are experiencing loneliness more so than their older co-workers, according to a new Cigna study.... Officials were able to capture the nearly $569 million in drugs off the coast near San Diego (Video courtesy US Coast Guard) Read full article: As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers...→

As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers and Social Media Users Feel It Most, Survey Finds

As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers and Social Media Users Feel It Most, Survey Finds

It is often said that it’s lonely at the top, but loneliness on the job is a growing issue well beyond the corner office. American workers are feeling more isolated, and younger workers are experiencing loneliness more so than their older co-workers, according to a new Cigna study. Read full article: As Loneliness Increases, Younger Workers...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Back to Full Duty After Probe Into Social Media Activity

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Back to Full Duty After Probe Into Social Media Activity

A long-time Miami-Dade police officer and current corporal with the Bay Harbor Islands Police Department is off administrative leave and back on full duty after an investigation into his activity on social media. Corporal Pablo Lima was restored to full duty Thursday following the close out of an internal affairs investigation and full legal review, Bay Harbor Islands Town Manager… Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Back ...→

Patrick Mahomes takes heat on social media after George Zimmerman tweets resurface

Patrick Mahomes takes heat on social media after George Zimmerman tweets resurface

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes came under fire on social media over his old tweets about the George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin case and his apparent support for law enforcement. Read full article: Patrick Mahomes takes heat on social med...→

Staffers amplify senators’ messages on social media during impeachment trial

Staffers amplify senators’ messages on social media during impeachment trial

Senators are not letting the impeachment trial’s restrictions on modern technology stop them. From Apple Watches to staffs’ rapid response efforts on Twitter, the senators are finding ways to use technology around the all-consuming trial. Read full article: Staffers amplify senators’ messages on s...→

Robert Downey Jr. saying he doesn’t regret wearing blackface in ‘Tropic Thunder’ sparks social media debate

Robert Downey Jr. saying he doesn’t regret wearing blackface in ‘Tropic Thunder’ sparks social media debate

Robert Downey Jr. has donned a number of disguises in his more than 30 years in show business and famously decked himself out in blackface during his 2008 film “Tropic Thunder.” Read full article: Robert Downey Jr. saying he doesn’t regr...→

Dolly Parton mocks social media, posts fake Tinder pic dressed as Playboy bunny

Dolly Parton mocks social media, posts fake Tinder pic dressed as Playboy bunny

Dolly Parton is one of the biggest country musicians in the world, but sometimes the Tennessee-born icon wants to relate to her fans and their daily lifestyles. Read full article: Dolly Parton mocks social media, posts f...→

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

Tampa Bay area group uses technology, social media to target sex buyers

The war against sex trafficking is going high tech and the U.S. Institute Against Human Trafficking in Tampa has picked social media as its weapon of choice when it comes to deterring sex buyers. Read full article: Tampa Bay area group uses technology, so...→

Millie Bobby Brown's SAG outfit called out on social media for being too 'mature'

Millie Bobby Brown's SAG outfit called out on social media for being too 'mature'

Millie Bobby Brown's white outfit on the 2020 Sag Awards red carpet turned a lot of heads Sunday night. Read full article: Millie Bobby Brown's SAG outfit called o...→

'Book murderer' causes social media uproar over cutting long novels in half

'Book murderer' causes social media uproar over cutting long novels in half

A "book murderer" caused a stir on social media over cutting books in half to make them easier to transport. Read full article: 'Book murderer' causes social media upro...→

Why you shouldn't post about your vacation on social media

Why you shouldn't post about your vacation on social media

While you're out of town on vacation, the last thing you should do is post on your social media about it. Read full article: Why you shouldn't post about your vacati...→

CDs and LPs go digital, snooping spouses, social media alerts and more: Tech Q&A

CDs and LPs go digital, snooping spouses, social media alerts and more: Tech Q&A

Kim Komando answers all your tech questions in this week's Tech Q&A. (iStock)... This week, I received questions about password protection for apps, covert social media searches, smartphone tracking, converting music collections and more. Read full article: CDs and LPs go digital, snooping spouses...→

Seattle police identify officer fired for profane and disparaging social-media posts

A Seattle police officer fired for violating the department's social-media policy was deemed "threatening" by the U.S. Secret Service and was investigated for possible federal criminal charges for posts implying violence against former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State... Read full article: Seattle police identify officer fired fo...→

Florida GOP Leader Will Introduce Bill to Fight Social Media Censorship | Breitbart

Florida GOP Leader Will Introduce Bill to Fight Social Media Censorship | Breitbart

Florida State Senator and GOP Leader Joe Gruters will announce a bill next week that will allow Floridians to sue social media companies that censor their political speech, and will restrict the ability of social media companies to use "hate speech" policies as a legal defense for censorship. Read full article: Florida GOP Leader Will Introduce Bill t...→

Man Responding to Social Media Post Attacked in Robbery Attempt: Wylie PD

Man Responding to Social Media Post Attacked in Robbery Attempt: Wylie PD

A man was assaulted and robbed after he went to a home to meet up with a woman he had met on social media, Wylie police say.  Police were called about 10:40 p.m. to the 3000 block of Connor Lane in Wylie, where several residents had reported that a man had been knocking on doors and indicating that he had… Read full article: Man Responding to Social Media Post Atta...→

Top prosecutor receives a racist voicemail, posts it on social media

Top prosecutor receives a racist voicemail, posts it on social media

Baltimore City State Attorney Marilyn Mosby gets a racist voicemail after supporting St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner who faces racist attacks as well. Read full article: Top prosecutor receives a racist voicema...→

Bay Area man sues Sirius XM claiming he was fired for social media posts about Steve Bannon

Bay Area man sues Sirius XM claiming he was fired for social media posts about Steve Bannon

Supervisor told Daniel Acosta he was being fired for failing to apologize for posts about Bannon, suit claims. Read full article: Bay Area man sues Sirius XM claiming he ...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspended Over Social Media Activity

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspended Over Social Media Activity

A long-time Miami-Dade police officer and current corporal with the Bay Harbor Islands Police Department is finding himself on administrative leave over his activity on social media. Pablo Lima spent three decades with the Miami-Dade Police Department, reaching the rank of lieutenant, and after his retirement joined the Bay Harbor Islands department, getting hired as a corporal just over a… Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspe...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspended Over Social Media Activity

A long-time Miami-Dade police officer and current corporal with the Bay Harbor Islands Police Department is finding himself on administrative leave over his activity on social media. Pablo Lima spent three decades with the Miami-Dade Police Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police Corporal Suspe...→

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer suspended over wife’s racist social media comments

Bay Harbor Islands Police officer suspended over wife’s racist social media comments

BAY HARBOR ISLANDS, Fla. (WSVN) — A Bay Harbor Islands Police officer has been suspended for liking his wife’s racist comments on social media. Police... Read full article: Bay Harbor Islands Police officer suspen...→

South Texas Man Used Social Media Apps To Lure Minor, Sentenced To 10 Years 

South Texas Man Used Social Media Apps To Lure Minor, Sentenced To 10 Years 

Dassahed Marines, 29, used the social media app called Whisper and KIK messaging app to try to persuade and entice a 13-year-old girl to have sex. Read full article: South Texas Man Used Social Media Apps T...→

Police: Man Trying To Meet Woman He Met On Social Media Left Bloodied After Robbery Attempt

Police: Man Trying To Meet Woman He Met On Social Media Left Bloodied After Robbery Attempt

It started with a North Texas man heading out for a face-to-face meeting with a woman he'd meet on social media and ended with him bleeding, and knocking on doors asking for help. Read full article: Police: Man Trying To Meet Woman He Met ...→

What Facebook's shelving of adverts on WhatsApp means for the social media giant's future

What Facebook's shelving of adverts on WhatsApp means for the social media giant's future

Facebook has made no secret of its hopes of WhatsApp monetization in the past, but a new report suggests those plans are no longer in motion. What does that mean for the social network? Read full article: What Facebook's shelving of adverts on W...→

UK Psychiatric Group Says Social Media Dangerous to Youth

UK Psychiatric Group Says Social Media Dangerous to Youth

Britain's Royal College of Psychiatrists is urging that mammoth tech companies like Facebook and Twitter turn over research about possible dangers caused to young people by excessive social media use. Read full article: UK Psychiatric Group Says Social Media D...→

UK psychiatric group cites social media dangers to the young

There is a move in Britain to force tech giants like Facebook and Twitter to turn over data about the possible dangers their social media products cause to young people Read full article: UK psychiatric group cites social media ...→