Gen. Dempsey Worries Teens' Social Media Use Could Disqualify Them From Military ServiceChairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey worried aloud Wednesday that the next generation of possible military recruits is ignorant about the damage that can come from showing bad or illegal behavior online.
11 Students Disciplined for Cyberbullying at Md. High SchoolAnne Arundel County Public Schools officials say 11 Annapolis High School students have been disciplined for cyberbullying.
Study: A Third of Younger Adults Get News From FacebookA recent survey conducted by the Pew Research Center in Washington, D.C. revealed that about a third of younger adults - specifically, 18- to 29-year-olds - learn about current events from Facebook.
Study: Parasomniacs Now 'Sleep Texting,' Updating Social Media In Their SleepThe National Sleep Foundation defines parasomnia as "all the abnormal things that can happen to people while they sleep, apart from sleep apnea." A new Swedish study claims to add two activities to the list - sending text messages and updating social media sites.
Israeli Government Hiring Students To Post Anonymous Pro-Israel Messages On Social MediaIsrael is looking to hire university students to post pro-Israel messages on social media networks — without needing to identify themselves as government-linked, officials said Wednesday.
Can Your Social Media Image Affect Your Chances of Getting Into College?How many admissions officers are using the internet to screen applicants? What kind of online behavior affects a student's admission to the college of their choice?
Study: Facebook Posts Costing Young People Their JobsMore than ever, posting photos or comments on social media is costing young people their jobs at an alarming rate.
Gangs Using Social Media to Recruit, Intimidate An Anne Arundel County police detective says gangs in the county are using social media to recruit new members and intimidate.
Flattering Obama Images Flourish As White House Media Access Narrows Capitalizing on the possibilities of the digital age, the Obama White House is generating its own content like no president before, and refining its media strategies in the second term in hopes of telling a more compelling story than in the first.
NASA: Flash In East Coast Sky Likely A Meteor East Coast residents were buzzing on social media sites and elsewhere Friday night after a brief but bright flash of light streaked across the early-evening sky —in what experts say was almost certainly a meteor coming down.
Monitoring your kids on Facebook? That's so 2009. After Friendster came MySpace. By the time Facebook dominated social media, parents had joined the party, too. But the online scene has changed - dramatically, as it turns out - and these days even if you're friends with your own kids on Facebook, it doesn't mean you know what they're doing.
Seven Teens Charged in Annapolis High School BrawlFive teen girls and two boys, all students at Annapolis High School, were charged for their involvement in an early-morning fight that broke out in the cafeteria Monday morning.
Despite 1.2 Billion Catholic Followers, Pope Francis Follows None On TwitterPope Francis has 1.2 billion followers in the Roman Catholic Church, but he's not following a single one of them on Facebook or Twitter.
First Lady: 'Absolutely Not Surprising' I Was Criticized For Oscar AppearanceMichelle Obama says it was "absolutely not surprising" to her that her satellite appearance at the Academy Awards ceremony provoked a national conversation about whether it was appropriate, after some conservative critics accused her of selfishly crashing the event in an attempt to upstage it.
On Social Media, Jay-Z's Jab Trumps Katy Perry's Cleavage