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Peloton holiday commercial sparks social media uproar

Peloton holiday commercial sparks social media uproar

Peloton, the indoor exercise bike company, released a new holiday commercial that's causing an uproar on social media. Some people accused the ad of promoting an unhealthy marriage dynamic and peddling negative body images. Other users online were unfazed by the commercial. Read full article: Peloton holiday commercial sparks social...→

Peloton holiday commercial sparks social media uproar

Peloton holiday commercial sparks social media uproar

Peloton, the indoor exercise bike company, released a new holiday commercial that's causing an uproar on social media. Some people accused the ad of promoting an unhealthy marriage dynamic and peddling negative body images. Other users online were unfazed by the commercial. Read full article: Peloton holiday commercial sparks social...→

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...→

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 ...→

Saints' Michael Thomas jabs Super Bowl LIV head referee on social media

Saints' Michael Thomas jabs Super Bowl LIV head referee on social media

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas took a jab at an NFL referee after learning the official will be heading the officiating crew at Super Bowl LIV in Miami next month. Read full article: Saints' Michael Thomas jabs Super Bowl L...→

Family uses social media to search for child's missing blanket

Family uses social media to search for child's missing blanket

A family's social media request has an entire community searching for a missing baby blanket. Read full article: Family uses social media to search for c...→

Student suspended after posting threat towards SW Miami-Dade school on social media

Student suspended after posting threat towards SW Miami-Dade school on social media

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - A student has been suspended after posting an indirect threat towards a Southwest Miami-Dade school on social media. Police investigated the... Read full article: Student suspended after posting threat t...→

Watch: Vince Vaughn Chats with President Trump and Melania at LSU-Clemson Football Game, Social Media Uproar Ensues

Watch: Vince Vaughn Chats with President Trump and Melania at LSU-Clemson Football Game, Social Media Uproar Ensues

Actor Vince Vaughn was spotted chatting with President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump on Monday at the College Football Playoff National Championship Game between LSU and Clemson, igniting a firestorm of social media speculation over the Hollywood actor's political affiliations. Read full article: Watch: Vince Vaughn Chats with President...→

How To Complain On Social Media And Get Results

Sitting on hold over the phone waiting to talk with a customer service representative might be a thing of the past.  Consumer Reports says social media can be a much more powerful way to get results quickly. More and more consumers are turn Read full article: How To Complain On Social Media And Get ...→

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...→

Warehouse full of unused emergency supplies sparks uproar in Puerto Rico

Warehouse full of unused emergency supplies sparks uproar in Puerto Rico

People in a southern Puerto Rico city discovered a warehouse filled with water, cots and other unused emergency supplies, then set off a social media uproar Saturday when they broke in to retrieve goods as the area struggles to recover from a strong earthquake. Read full article: Warehouse full of unused emergency suppl...→

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...→

SPD fires officer over profane social media posts critical of illegal immigration, attacking Clinton and Obama

An internal investigation into the officer's social-media postings revealed profanity-laced attacks on people who held different political views, and appeared to support violence against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and President Barack Obama. Read full article: SPD fires officer over profane social me...→

Wisconsin business denies firing employee for posting pro-Trump comments on social media

Wisconsin business denies firing employee for posting pro-Trump comments on social media

Robyn Polak claims she was let go from Precision Dental MKE after a Facebook user reported her "racist" posts to the company. Read full article: Wisconsin business denies firing employe...→

CNN's Brian Stelter lampooned on social media over documentary announcement

CNN's Brian Stelter lampooned on social media over documentary announcement

CNN’s critics had fun with the network’s in-house media reporter Brian Stelter on Wednesday when he promoted an upcoming documentary about “disinformation and the cost of fake news” on the heels of the liberal network settling a multimillion-dollar defamation lawsuit filed by Covington Catholic High School student Nick Sandmann. Read full article: CNN's Brian Stelter lampooned on social ...→

Tom Brady seen in Patriots helmet in latest social media post, sends fans into frenzy

Tom Brady seen in Patriots helmet in latest social media post, sends fans into frenzy

Tom Brady has made clear he wants to play in the NFL until he’s 45 and that he is going to play during the 2020 season, but for which team he will suit up for has been open for speculation. Read full article: Tom Brady seen in Patriots helmet in lat...→

Tweet of ‘Boardroom Suite’ at O’Hare-Area Hotel Captures Attention on Social Media

A man whose flight was canceled at O’Hare International Airport amid the weekend winter storm captured attention on social media for showing a photo of an apparent “boardroom suite” at a hotel near the airport. Read full article: Tweet of ‘Boardroom Suite’ at O’Hare-Are...→

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...→

CNN's Brian Stelter ignores network's Warren-Sanders debate uproar on his media show

CNN's Brian Stelter ignores network's Warren-Sanders debate uproar on his media show

CNN's chief media correspondent Brian Stelter chose not to cover what was seen as the biggest media story of the week, the rare bipartisan backlash the network received for its handling of the controversial dustup between Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., at the network's presidential debate. Read full article: CNN's Brian Stelter ignores network's Wa...→

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...→

Army Soldiers' Families Getting Social Media Death Threats

Army Soldiers' Families Getting Social Media Death Threats

Prompting the U.S. Army to issue an alert and encourage loved ones to report any threatening notes they see, families of paratroopers deployed to the Middle East are receiving "menacing" messages, The Military Times reported. Read full article: Army Soldiers' Families Getting Social M...→

Social Media Makes Another Day of Harvey Weinstein Jury Selection Difficult

Social Media Makes Another Day of Harvey Weinstein Jury Selection Difficult

The defense said the “carnival-like atmosphere” surrounding jury selection, coupled with prospective jurors’ social media comments showed Weinstein won’t get a fair shake in his hometown Read full article: Social Media Makes Another Day of Harvey...→

How To Complain On Social Media And Get Results

How To Complain On Social Media And Get Results

Sitting on hold over the phone waiting to talk with a customer service representative might be a thing of the past.  Consumer Reports says social media can be a much more powerful way to get results quickly. More and more consumers are turning to social media to get results. The appeal of using Twitter is that it’s typically very public… Read full article: How To Complain On Social Media And Get ...→

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...→

SPD fires officer over profane social media posts critical of illegal immigration, attacking Clinton and Obama

An internal investigation into the officer's social-media postings revealed profanity-laced attacks on people who held different political views, and appeared to support violence against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and President Barack Obama. Read full article: SPD fires officer over profane social me...→

Saints' Michael Thomas jabs Super Bowl LIV head referee on social media

Saints' Michael Thomas jabs Super Bowl LIV head referee on social media

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas took a jab at an NFL referee after learning the official will be heading the officiating crew at Super Bowl LIV in Miami next month. Read full article: Saints' Michael Thomas jabs Super Bowl L...→

Social Media Makes Another Day of Harvey Weinstein Jury Selection Difficult

Social Media Makes Another Day of Harvey Weinstein Jury Selection Difficult

The defense said the “carnival-like atmosphere” surrounding jury selection, coupled with prospective jurors’ social media comments showed Weinstein won’t get a fair shake in his hometown Read full article: Social Media Makes Another Day of Harvey...→

CNN's Brian Stelter lampooned on social media over documentary announcement

CNN's Brian Stelter lampooned on social media over documentary announcement

CNN’s critics had fun with the network’s in-house media reporter Brian Stelter on Wednesday when he promoted an upcoming documentary about “disinformation and the cost of fake news” on the heels of the liberal network settling a multimillion-dollar defamation lawsuit filed by Covington Catholic High School student Nick Sandmann. Read full article: CNN's Brian Stelter lampooned on social ...→

Student suspended after posting threat towards SW Miami-Dade school on social media

Student suspended after posting threat towards SW Miami-Dade school on social media

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - A student has been suspended after posting an indirect threat towards a Southwest Miami-Dade school on social media. Police investigated the... Read full article: Student suspended after posting threat t...→

How To Complain On Social Media And Get Results

Sitting on hold over the phone waiting to talk with a customer service representative might be a thing of the past.  Consumer Reports says social media can be a much more powerful way to get results quickly. More and more consumers are turn Read full article: How To Complain On Social Media And Get ...→

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...→

CNN's Brian Stelter ignores network's Warren-Sanders debate uproar on his media show

CNN's Brian Stelter ignores network's Warren-Sanders debate uproar on his media show

CNN's chief media correspondent Brian Stelter chose not to cover what was seen as the biggest media story of the week, the rare bipartisan backlash the network received for its handling of the controversial dustup between Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., at the network's presidential debate. Read full article: CNN's Brian Stelter ignores network's Wa...→

Warehouse full of unused emergency supplies sparks uproar in Puerto Rico

Warehouse full of unused emergency supplies sparks uproar in Puerto Rico

People in a southern Puerto Rico city discovered a warehouse filled with water, cots and other unused emergency supplies, then set off a social media uproar Saturday when they broke in to retrieve goods as the area struggles to recover from a strong earthquake. Read full article: Warehouse full of unused emergency suppl...→

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 ...→

Army Soldiers' Families Getting Social Media Death Threats

Army Soldiers' Families Getting Social Media Death Threats

Prompting the U.S. Army to issue an alert and encourage loved ones to report any threatening notes they see, families of paratroopers deployed to the Middle East are receiving "menacing" messages, The Military Times reported. Read full article: Army Soldiers' Families Getting Social M...→

Wisconsin business denies firing employee for posting pro-Trump comments on social media

Wisconsin business denies firing employee for posting pro-Trump comments on social media

Robyn Polak claims she was let go from Precision Dental MKE after a Facebook user reported her "racist" posts to the company. Read full article: Wisconsin business denies firing employe...→

Family uses social media to search for child's missing blanket

Family uses social media to search for child's missing blanket

A family's social media request has an entire community searching for a missing baby blanket. Read full article: Family uses social media to search for c...→

Tom Brady seen in Patriots helmet in latest social media post, sends fans into frenzy

Tom Brady seen in Patriots helmet in latest social media post, sends fans into frenzy

Tom Brady has made clear he wants to play in the NFL until he’s 45 and that he is going to play during the 2020 season, but for which team he will suit up for has been open for speculation. Read full article: Tom Brady seen in Patriots helmet in lat...→

Watch: Vince Vaughn Chats with President Trump and Melania at LSU-Clemson Football Game, Social Media Uproar Ensues

Watch: Vince Vaughn Chats with President Trump and Melania at LSU-Clemson Football Game, Social Media Uproar Ensues

Actor Vince Vaughn was spotted chatting with President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump on Monday at the College Football Playoff National Championship Game between LSU and Clemson, igniting a firestorm of social media speculation over the Hollywood actor's political affiliations. Read full article: Watch: Vince Vaughn Chats with President...→

How To Complain On Social Media And Get Results

How To Complain On Social Media And Get Results

Sitting on hold over the phone waiting to talk with a customer service representative might be a thing of the past.  Consumer Reports says social media can be a much more powerful way to get results quickly. More and more consumers are turning to social media to get results. The appeal of using Twitter is that it’s typically very public… Read full article: How To Complain On Social Media And Get ...→

Tweet of ‘Boardroom Suite’ at O’Hare-Area Hotel Captures Attention on Social Media

A man whose flight was canceled at O’Hare International Airport amid the weekend winter storm captured attention on social media for showing a photo of an apparent “boardroom suite” at a hotel near the airport. Read full article: Tweet of ‘Boardroom Suite’ at O’Hare-Are...→

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...→

CNN's Brian Stelter ignores network's Warren-Sanders debate uproar on his media show

CNN's Brian Stelter ignores network's Warren-Sanders debate uproar on his media show

CNN's chief media correspondent Brian Stelter chose not to cover what was seen as the biggest media story of the week, the rare bipartisan backlash the network received for its handling of the controversial dustup between Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., at the network's presidential debate. Read full article: CNN's Brian Stelter ignores network's Wa...→

Warehouse full of unused emergency supplies sparks uproar in Puerto Rico

Warehouse full of unused emergency supplies sparks uproar in Puerto Rico

People in a southern Puerto Rico city discovered a warehouse filled with water, cots and other unused emergency supplies, then set off a social media uproar Saturday when they broke in to retrieve goods as the area struggles to recover from a strong earthquake. Read full article: Warehouse full of unused emergency suppl...→

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 ...→

SPD fires officer over profane social media posts critical of illegal immigration, attacking Clinton and Obama

An internal investigation into the officer's social-media postings revealed profanity-laced attacks on people who held different political views, and appeared to support violence against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and President Barack Obama. Read full article: SPD fires officer over profane social me...→

Army Soldiers' Families Getting Social Media Death Threats

Army Soldiers' Families Getting Social Media Death Threats

Prompting the U.S. Army to issue an alert and encourage loved ones to report any threatening notes they see, families of paratroopers deployed to the Middle East are receiving "menacing" messages, The Military Times reported. Read full article: Army Soldiers' Families Getting Social M...→

Saints' Michael Thomas jabs Super Bowl LIV head referee on social media

Saints' Michael Thomas jabs Super Bowl LIV head referee on social media

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas took a jab at an NFL referee after learning the official will be heading the officiating crew at Super Bowl LIV in Miami next month. Read full article: Saints' Michael Thomas jabs Super Bowl L...→

Wisconsin business denies firing employee for posting pro-Trump comments on social media

Wisconsin business denies firing employee for posting pro-Trump comments on social media

Robyn Polak claims she was let go from Precision Dental MKE after a Facebook user reported her "racist" posts to the company. Read full article: Wisconsin business denies firing employe...→

Social Media Makes Another Day of Harvey Weinstein Jury Selection Difficult

Social Media Makes Another Day of Harvey Weinstein Jury Selection Difficult

The defense said the “carnival-like atmosphere” surrounding jury selection, coupled with prospective jurors’ social media comments showed Weinstein won’t get a fair shake in his hometown Read full article: Social Media Makes Another Day of Harvey...→

Family uses social media to search for child's missing blanket

Family uses social media to search for child's missing blanket

A family's social media request has an entire community searching for a missing baby blanket. Read full article: Family uses social media to search for c...→

CNN's Brian Stelter lampooned on social media over documentary announcement

CNN's Brian Stelter lampooned on social media over documentary announcement

CNN’s critics had fun with the network’s in-house media reporter Brian Stelter on Wednesday when he promoted an upcoming documentary about “disinformation and the cost of fake news” on the heels of the liberal network settling a multimillion-dollar defamation lawsuit filed by Covington Catholic High School student Nick Sandmann. Read full article: CNN's Brian Stelter lampooned on social ...→

Student suspended after posting threat towards SW Miami-Dade school on social media

Student suspended after posting threat towards SW Miami-Dade school on social media

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - A student has been suspended after posting an indirect threat towards a Southwest Miami-Dade school on social media. Police investigated the... Read full article: Student suspended after posting threat t...→

Tom Brady seen in Patriots helmet in latest social media post, sends fans into frenzy

Tom Brady seen in Patriots helmet in latest social media post, sends fans into frenzy

Tom Brady has made clear he wants to play in the NFL until he’s 45 and that he is going to play during the 2020 season, but for which team he will suit up for has been open for speculation. Read full article: Tom Brady seen in Patriots helmet in lat...→

Watch: Vince Vaughn Chats with President Trump and Melania at LSU-Clemson Football Game, Social Media Uproar Ensues

Watch: Vince Vaughn Chats with President Trump and Melania at LSU-Clemson Football Game, Social Media Uproar Ensues

Actor Vince Vaughn was spotted chatting with President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump on Monday at the College Football Playoff National Championship Game between LSU and Clemson, igniting a firestorm of social media speculation over the Hollywood actor's political affiliations. Read full article: Watch: Vince Vaughn Chats with President...→

How To Complain On Social Media And Get Results

How To Complain On Social Media And Get Results

Sitting on hold over the phone waiting to talk with a customer service representative might be a thing of the past.  Consumer Reports says social media can be a much more powerful way to get results quickly. More and more consumers are turning to social media to get results. The appeal of using Twitter is that it’s typically very public… Read full article: How To Complain On Social Media And Get ...→

How To Complain On Social Media And Get Results

Sitting on hold over the phone waiting to talk with a customer service representative might be a thing of the past.  Consumer Reports says social media can be a much more powerful way to get results quickly. More and more consumers are turn Read full article: How To Complain On Social Media And Get ...→

Tweet of ‘Boardroom Suite’ at O’Hare-Area Hotel Captures Attention on Social Media

A man whose flight was canceled at O’Hare International Airport amid the weekend winter storm captured attention on social media for showing a photo of an apparent “boardroom suite” at a hotel near the airport. Read full article: Tweet of ‘Boardroom Suite’ at O’Hare-Are...→