European data sharing pact with US ruled invalid

...include the content of emails, however.Since its creation, the agreement has helped Internet businesses such as social media. Facebook and Google, for example, earn money from advertising that relies on data on how users behave on the Internet...
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Obama says fight against Islamic State will take time

...recent data shows a 70 percent increase in foreign terrorist fighters from over 100 countries to regions in conflict."Social media is central," he said, urging measures against online recruitment of young people. "We need to offer a counter-weight...
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Key Afghan city falls to Taliban in major government setback of this size, and not one that was coordinated in 10 different locations at the same time."The Taliban used social media to claim the "conquest" of Kunduz and reassure residents that the extremist group - responsible for the vast majority...
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High school journalism: A comeback story

...fighting to bring the paper back, along with creating a stage for social change, if that's what the students want. Social media isn't always enough to make things happen, she said, and students' voices needs to be represented in a way that...
Amid Europe's migrant tensions, kindness arises too

...organization in Italy to coordinate housing and other help for migrants, and wants to reach out to refugees directly via social media or in person.Fittingly, Carstoiu says the house was renovated with money his family won from a Romanian property...
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Five school board candidates debate future amid budget cuts

...assistant administrator at the Juneau Montessori School, said if elected he would take it one step further with new social media platforms where more opinions could be voiced.An instance two years ago where the school board voted to ban middle...
Candidate profile: Jeff Redmond, school board

...look outside at how others have had success in dealing with bullying. Using our modern resources of the Internet and social media, it should take an interested individual less than 5 minutes to go from no knowledge on the subject to being enrolled...
Candidate profile: Josh Keaton, school board

...people think they are more informed through their use of social media. However, youth need to be engaged and learn how concerns, participating in the process by using social media effectively and responsibly, and writing letters to...
Muslim group doesn't fault school, police for detention

...the suburban Dallas student who became a sensation on social media after word spread about his clock and the way he was...blessing," she said.As Ahmed's story spread across social media, Twitter soon erupted with support for the teen. The...
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Black bear with head stuck in jug tranquilized, relocated

...describing the container like "one of those oversized animal cookie containers."Sightings of the bear circulated on social media Tuesday, complete with photos. Calls to 911 prompted an initial response from officers with the Juneau Police Department...
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