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UK Man Pleads Guilty Over Tenn. School Threat On Facebook

A British man has pleaded guilty for threatening to kill 200 people in a Facebook posting that caused thousands of Tennessee children to stay home from school.

04/26/2013

The letter sent by the  Stepping Stone Association to one of its residents, asking him to remove the American flag from in front of his condo. (credit: Facebook)

Condo Association Tells Veteran To Remove American Flag

These colors may not run, but an Ala. homeowners group is trying to chase off a veteran’s right to fly his American flag.

02/27/2013

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Significant Tornado Damage In Hattiesburg, Miss.

An apparent tornado passed through the heart of Hattiesburg on Sunday as part of a wave of severe storms that caused injuries and significant damage.

02/10/2013

A new study finds that young couples often sexually engage their former relationship partners.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Study: Sex Among Exes Common In Young Adults

Repeating sexual intercourse after a break-up process is common among young adults – and also poses health risks.

01/25/2013

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Study: 75 Percent Of Homeless Youth Use Online Social Media

A recent study finds that 75 percent of homeless youth use social networks to stay connected to others – a number comparable to that of college students.

01/03/2013

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Study: Facebook Could Cause Obesity

Researchers at Columbia University have learned that using Facebook may be tied to obesity, due to the negative eating habits that could result from frequent visitation of social networking sites.

12/23/2012

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Study: Facebook, Twitter Cutting Into Peoples’ Sex Lives

The trend of browsing social networking sites in bed could be negatively affecting the sex lives and sleep patterns of adults around the world.

12/13/2012

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The Very Best of Everything in 2012

As the end of year nears it is time to take a moment to look back to see what made the top of the best of lists for 2012. Other than the presidential election there have been many other battles this year to score a number one spot in the United States. Companies, writers, public relation experts and cities have all been vying for the golden top spot.

12/02/2012

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Three High School Students Suspended For Facebook Threats

LAWRENCEVILLE (WAOK) – Three teenage students have recently been suspended from Mountain View High School after posting threatening comments on Facebook to commit a mass murder. One student posted plans about the attack, while two […]

WAOK-AM–09/26/2012

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Jail Deputy Fired After Sending Facebook Friend Request To Female Inmate

Authorities in northeast Georgia say a jail deputy was fired and another resigned after they sent Facebook friend requests to an inmate while she was locked up in the county jail.

08/14/2012

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