Virginia Charges First Woman Under Revenge Porn Law
October 21 2014 9:22 AM
Rachel Lynn Craig, 28, faces a year behind bars and a fine for posting images of her ex's new girlfriend on Facebook.
VKontakte, Russia's Facebook, Suspends 'Miss Hitler' Contest
October 20 2014 2:19 PM
Miss Ostland 2014, a beauty contest hosted by a pro-Hitler group on VKontakte, was suspended Sunday.
'Stop Impersonating Real People'
October 20 2014 10:13 AM
In a letter to the DEA, Facebook warned the U.S. law enforcement agency to stop creating fake profiles in an effort to nab lawbreakers.
Controlling The Message: Modi Chooses State Media
October 20 2014 12:13 AM
Private news outlets say diminishing interaction with the government has made their jobs harder.
'American Idol' Alum Joanne Borgella Dies Of Endometrial Cancer
October 19 2014 10:22 AM
"American Idol" and "Curvy Girls" reality-television star Joanne Borgella died of endometrial cancer Saturday.
Former 'American Idol' Competitor Joanne Borgella Dies At 32
October 19 2014 7:53 AM
The model and singer Joanne Borgella had chronicled her cancer treatment during the past year or so via Facebook.
Teen Surfer Fights Off Shark In Australia [PHOTOS]
October 19 2014 4:04 AM
Kirra-Belle Olsson, 13, was surfing off Avoca beach, 60 miles north of Sydney, when she was bitten on the left ankle by a 3-foot shark.
Rome Mayor Recognizes 16 Same-Sex Marriages
October 18 2014 4:05 PM
The mayor violated Italian law, which bans same-sex unions.
Misty Upham Family Says She 'Did Not Commit Suicide'
October 18 2014 6:08 AM
The body of “August: Osage County” star was found Thursday evening in a Washington ravine days after she went missing.
Ads Are Coming To Snapchat This Weekend
October 17 2014 4:57 PM
This is Snapchat's first attempt to monetize its widely used messaging app.
Mango Faces Backlash For ‘Nazi Chic’ Blouse
October 17 2014 12:03 PM
Social media users say a Mango blouse bears a pattern that resembles Nazi insignia.
MH17: Dutch Demand 'Maximum Cooperation' From Russians
October 17 2014 1:10 AM
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said that he met Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Asia-Europe summit on Thursday in Milan.
FBI Wants Access To Encrypted Emails
October 16 2014 6:52 PM
The FBI director says that encryption services that rose in response to the NSA's surveillance programs are hurting law enforcement.
John Grisham Apologizes For Child Pornography Comments
October 16 2014 5:46 PM
Author John Grisham apologized for his child pornography comments on Facebook Thursday.
Will.i.am Launches ‘Puls’ Smartwatch
October 16 2014 2:42 AM
Unlike most other wearable devices, Puls can connect to a cellular network automatically to make calls and send text messages.
At Least 20 Killed As Avalanches Strike Nepal Climbing Region
October 15 2014 10:26 PM
Unseasonably bad weather resulting from a recent cyclone caused avalanches and a blizzard in a region popular with tourists.
Facebook Tops YouTube In Video Plays
October 15 2014 4:17 PM
Advertisers may want to take a closer look at the social networking giant as a medium for video ads.
China Blocks BBC Website Amid Hong Kong Student Protests
October 15 2014 11:39 AM
BBC Global News director Peter Horrocks said it appeared to be "deliberate censorship."
Facebook And Apple To Cover Costs Of Egg-Freezing
October 14 2014 4:34 PM
In what has been called the latest development in the "perks armsrace," the companies are covering egg-freezing for its female employees
Jack White Keyboardist Isaiah ‘Ikey’ Owens Dies Suddenly At 38
October 14 2014 3:46 PM
Jack White keyboardist Isaiah ‘Ikey’ Owens was found dead in a Mexican hotel room Tuesday.