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Director Of Oscar Grant Biopic Spearheads ‘Black Out Black Friday’ Shopping Boycott

A grassroots protest is circulating on social media asking people not to shop on Black Friday to show solidarity with victims of police brutality.

19 hours ago

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Bay Area Police Worry About Possible Bullying, Threats Via Yik Yak App

A new social media has become a phenomenon among kids and teens, thanks to its ability for users to remain anonymous. But law enforcement and parents worry the anonymity of the Yik Yak app is leading to cyberbullying and threats of violence.

11/21/2014

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Secretive ‘Facebook At Work’ Social Network Could Rival LinkedIn

The days of using Facebook at work as a guilty pleasure may soon be over. The Social Media giant is reportedly developing a new site for the office called “Facebook at Work.”

11/17/2014

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Mountain View Police Use Pinterest To Find Rightful Owners Of Stolen Jewelry

Several people are facing charges related to the theft of a pile of bracelets, necklaces and other stolen jewelry recovered by police back in May, but few of the jewelry owners have come forward to claim their property, Mountain View police said Wednesday.

11/13/2014

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Police Patrol High Schools In Novato After Threat Posted On Social Media

Novato police were stationed at the city’s three high school campuses Friday after a threat of violence at Novato High School was posted on an anonymous social media site, police and school officials said.

11/07/2014

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27 Rejected Star Wars Titles

What could have been a better title than “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”? We got that list…

11/06/2014

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Disney/Lucasfilm Reveal Official Title To Star Wars: Episode VII

The 7th installment of George Lucas’ epic saga has an official title…

11/06/2014

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Filmmaker Kevin Smith Debuts New Look On Social Media

The filmmaker looks quite different without his signature facial hair…

10/28/2014

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Madeleine Albright Zings Conan O’Brien on Twitter

Former Secretary of State’s friendly war of words with the comedian began with a tweet about Halloween costumes…

10/24/2014

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‘Friends’ Coming to Netflix in 2015

All 10 seasons of the beloved comedy will be available on the streaming service starting on New Year’s Day

10/16/2014

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