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Facebook Agrees To Remove Some Newtown Pages

Facebook has agreed to remove some so-called tribute pages related to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting over concerns they’re being used to exploit the tragedy, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Monday.

02/25/2013

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Letter Calls For Removal Of Outsiders’ Newtown “Tribute” Pages

Connecticut’s two U.S. Senators and the Congresswoman representing Newtown are asking Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to remove unofficial “tribute” Facebook pages to the victims of the December shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

02/25/2013

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Northeasterners Share Snow Experiences Via Social Media

The East Coast woke up under a blanket of snow this weekend and collectively documented the experience on the myriad social and mobile inventions of the past decade. Facebook, Twitter and other technologies make it increasingly difficult to stay isolated–even if you’re stuck home alone.

02/11/2013

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“Not Guilty” Plea In Sandy Hook Fundraising Hoax

A New York city woman has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge that she made false statements to the government about an alleged scam linked to the Sandy Hook school massacre.

01/17/2013

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Bridgeport Teen Charged With Facebook Threats Against Central High

Bridgeport police say a student at Central High School has been arrested after the 16-year-old posted threatening statements on his Facebook page.

01/17/2013

In this photo illustration a sandwich and drink is seen at a Subway restaurant on March 8, 2011 in Chicago, Ill. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Uproar After Photos Surface Showing Subway’s Footlong Only 11 Inches

What’s in an inch? Apparently, enough missing meat, cheese and tomatoes to cause an uproar.

01/17/2013

Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., walks on stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on Sept. 6, 2012 in Charlotte, N.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Conn. State Lawmaker: Gabby Giffords Should ‘Stay Out Of My Towns’

A Connecticut lawmaker has apologized after saying in a Facebook post that shooting victim and former Arizona U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords should “stay out of my towns.”

01/08/2013

File photo of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian. (credit: Getty Images)

Kanye West, Kim Kardashian Expecting 1st Child

A kid for Kimye: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are expecting their first child.

12/31/2012

File photo of the movie theater in Aurora, Colo., where a gunman killed 12 people during a midnight screening of "The Dark Knight Rises." (credit: JONATHAN CASTNER/AFP/GettyImages)

Mass. College Student Arrested For Threatening Shooting At Movie Theater

A student at Holy Cross College in Worcester has been charged with making an online threat against a movie theater in Massachusetts.

12/17/2012

File photo of an L.L. Bean store. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

LL Bean Amused By ‘Your LL Bean Boyfriend’

L.L. Bean is amused by a Maine woman’s social media dubbed “Your LL Bean Boyfriend.”

12/08/2012

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