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Facebook’s Suicide Prevention Feature

Mattapoisett teen, Conrad Roy, committed suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning last July. Roy had a history of mental illness, and was found in his car behind the Fairhaven K-Mart. That local story is now circulating nationwide due to the fact that strange texts were discovered between Roy and Plainville teen, Michelle Carter. On

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Facebook Goes Gender Neutral

24/7 News Source - Facebook is giving its users a new way to identify themselves.

You can now simply fill-in-the-blank when it comes to your gender.

The update is a part of Facebook's efforts to expand gender identity. Facebook initia

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Fackbook Acquires WhatsApp For $16 Billion
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Smartphones and Stupid Settings

Has anyone else noticed how a video will automatically start playing once you scroll passed it on your Facebook newsfeed? Yea, that little change may be the reason you wanted to toss your phone bill out the window last month

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Anthony Carbajal, Youtube

This ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video Strays From The Norm [VIDEO]

When the Ice Bucket Challenge first started popping up on my Facebook news feed, I was admittedly skeptical of what it could really do for such a terrible disease. But after seeing how much money it had raised for ALS research, I started to change my mind.

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Social Media, Residents Come Through For Family Following Tragedy

The owners of the Lebanese Kitchen are the recipients of a generous donation.

The Purchase Street restaurant was destroyed earlier this month in a fire that remains under investigation.

After seeing footage of the fire, Michael Silvia, administrator of NewBedfordGuide.com

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Mattapoisett Chowder House Closes

The Mattapoisett Chowder House has closed.
The restaurant posted a notice on their Facebook page on Saturday saying that they were closed for good.
While the post did thank the public for their support, no rea

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Love And Marriage Go Together Like Facebook And Divorce

With the institution of marriage already under siege, researchers are suggesting that today's social media is an added attack to spouses and their romantic relationships with each other.

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Wareham Police Release Details On Camardo Drive Incident

Wareham Police are releasing their side of the story as it pertains to a video seen on social media, of a town police officer allegedly slapping a 58-year-old woman in the face.

The Wareham Police Department says the two officers were called to 17 Camardo Drive Wednesday morning to investigate an abandoned child complaint called in by a neighbor

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Facebook Acquires Fitness App

Facebook is moving to get its users moving.

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Facebook To Ban Some Gun Sale Ads

 

Facebook is going to censor posts advertising gun sales without background checks. 

Facebook says it won't permit people to post offers to sell regulated items and indicate they're willing to help people evade the law. 

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