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Md. Missing Girl Inspires Facebook To Share AMBER Alerts

Amber alerts expand to Facebook! The social media giant announced it’s putting a new feature on your feed that could save children’s lives—and it’s all prompted by a high-profile case right here in Maryland.

01/13/2015

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911 Dispatcher’s Social Media Post Causes Controversy

It was her personal Facebook account, but a screen shot of her fiery posting went viral.

12/23/2014

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Retired Police Officer Under Fire For Racist Facebook Photo

A retired Baltimore City police officer is accused of posting a derogatory and racist photo on Facebook.

12/16/2014

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Disturbing Video Shows 17-Year-Old Beaten By Gang Of Girls

A 17-year-old is beaten and robbed by a girl gang in West Baltimore. The entire thing was caught on cell phone camera and shared repeatedly on the web.

10/24/2014

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Apple, Facebook Paying To Freeze Eggs Of Female Employees

Facebook began covering egg freezing for workers earlier this year, becoming the first major employer on record to do so, according to NBC News, which reports that Apple will add the perk in January.

10/15/2014

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WHO: 10,000 New Ebola Cases Per Week Could Be Seen

A World Health Organization official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months.

10/15/2014

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Police Investigate Video Of Baltimore Train Fight

The MTA is finally speaking about a frightening attack on the subway in Baltimore where a man was nearly pushed off a moving train.

10/14/2014

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GM Uses Facebook, Phone calls To Get Recalled Cars Fixed

Despite the heavy publicity surrounding the scandal, many drivers evidently haven’t heard of the recall or haven’t grasped how serious the defect is…

10/08/2014

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Md. To Review OKCupid, Facebook Consumer Studies

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler said Wednesday his office will review allegations by a University of Maryland law professor that Facebook and OKCupid violated a state law by manipulating customer data as part of company research.

09/24/2014

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How To Easily Book Last-Minute Travel

Even when consumers decide to book a trip at the last minute, they can still find some great bargains.

08/13/2014

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Parents Urged To Warn Teens Against Taking Dangerous ‘Fire Challenge’

The “game” involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour lighter fluid all over their body before lighting the flame.

08/06/2014

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Suspect Taunts Anne Arundel Co. Police On Facebook, Arrested Next Day

A suspect is arrested after taunting Anne Arundel County Police on social media.

07/24/2014

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