Social Media

Social Media Bans Sharing Of Suspect's Statement

(CNN) - Calls for stronger gun control laws flooded social media Saturday after 20 people were killed in a mass shooting in El Paso, Texas. Over 20 people were injured. Two federal law enforcement sources say investigators are reviewing…

Bill Introduced To Combat Social Media Addiction

(CNN) - A bill has been introduced in the senate that aims to fight social media addiction. Republican Josh Hawley introduced the legislation called the "social media addiction reduction technology act" on Tuesday. It would ban practices frequently used…

Feds Warn Social Media Trolls About Area 51

(CNN) - The U.S. Air Force is warning more than one-million people not to try and raid Area-51. More than a million Facebook users say they want to storm the Nevada military base on September 20th in an effort…

2018 CBP Memo Warned Of Social Media Behavior

(CNN) - A Customs and Border Protection senior official was tipped off about inappropriate social media within the department. According to a memo obtained by CNN that official was informed about a private Facebook group where offensive and inappropriate…

Comparing Yourself to Facebook Friends

In Your Health News, Social media might be bad for your health. This finding comes from a new study of about 160 Facebook users. It reveals…

Social Media Depression

In Your Health Minute, Negative experiences on social media might increase the risk of depression among young adults. That's according…

Social Media and Teen Depression

  In Your Health Minute Depressed teens are much more likely to reveal their feelings on social media than young adults. Researchers tracked Facebook posts of 85 at risk adolescents throughout their early 20's. As they aged there were significantly…

Facebook To Put Ads Before Some Videos

(CNN) - Facebook's video feature is changing. Ads will appear in the beginning of some videos on the social media website. That's according to a blog post published by Facebook on Thursday. Facebook also said ads that pop up mid-video…