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Drag Queens Battle Facebook Over Names

San Francisco drag queens are sparring with Facebook over its policy requiring people to use their real names, rather than drag names such as Pollo Del Mar and Heklina.

09/18/2014

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Man Sentenced To 50 Years For Kidnapping North Texas Girl

A 27-year-old Ohio man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for kidnapping a 14-year-old girl from North Texas. Stephan Cox was also sentenced to 25 years in prison on two counts of sexual assault of a child and was fined $10,000.

09/13/2014

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Trending: 9/11 Photo On Social Media, Facebook Auto-Delete, Apparently Kid Is Back

A look at the stories trending on social media sites like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and more.

09/12/2014

The State Fair of Texas brings new rides to North Texas, as well as the old favorites. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Poll: What Might Make Fair Park More Fun?

More than a National Historic Landmark, Fair Park is close to 300 acres of educational and recreational space for visitors from all over the world.

09/03/2014

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Southlake Police Arrest Ex-Student For Alleged Threats

The Southlake Department of Public Safety said a former Carroll Independent School District student was arrested Tuesday after allegedly sending threatening messages via social media to a current student at Carroll Senior High School.

09/02/2014

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Netflix Debuts New Selective Sharing Feature For Recommendations

Netflix is giving its Internet video subscribers a more discreet way to recommend movies and TV shows to their Facebook friends after realizing most people don’t want to share their viewing habits with large audiences.

09/02/2014

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Rick Perry Joins List Of Political Social Media “Fails”

Governor Perry’s Twitter account posted a picture of the Travis County DA with the line, “I am the most drunk democrat in Texas.” The governor quickly tweeted that he wasn’t responsible for the message.

CBS 11–09/01/2014

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Study: Social Media Users Shy Away From Sharing Opinions

Tired of that friend or relative who won’t stop posting or tweeting political opinions? Online loudmouths may be annoying, but a new survey suggests they are in the minority.

08/26/2014

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Texas Police Detective Fired For Facebook Rant

A Texas police detective has been fired after allegedly using Facebook to complain about people on public assistance.

08/07/2014

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Trending: Digital Afterlife, Grieving Dad’s Plea, Charlie Sheen Does Drive Thru

What happens to social media accounts when the owner dies? A dad’s heartbreaking plea delivers a heart warming response, and Charlie Sheen makes time for his fans while making a run for the border.

CBS 11–07/16/2014

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Journal ‘Concerned’ Over Its Facebook Study

The scientific journal that published a study by Facebook and two U.S. universities examining people’s online mood swings regrets how the social experiment was handled.

07/04/2014

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Facebook Pulls Woman’s Big Game Photos

Facebook has deleted some big game trophy photographs posted by a 19-year-old Texas Tech cheerleader, saying that the pictures violated the social media website’s standards.

07/04/2014

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