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CBS 2 Exclusive: Booker Defends Use Of Money Given To Newark Schools By Facebook CEO

U.S. Sen. and former Newark Mayor Cory Booker has been receiving a lot of criticism on how a $100 million donation to the Newark Public Schools, by Facebook chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg, is being spent.

05/16/2014

FILE -- Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announces a $100 million donation to Newark public schools. (credit: CBS 2)

Newark School Parents: Where Has Mark Zuckerberg’s $100 Million Donation Gone?

Parents of Newark school children are wondering what happened to the $100 million Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg donated to improve the city’s school district.

05/15/2014

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Jersey City Boy, 15, Arrested For Allegedly Posting Video Of Sex Act With 13-Year-Old On Facebook

Police said the video was taken down. The boy faces two counts of invasion of privacy.

05/08/2014

A screen shot of the New York Times' interactive fan map showing Citi Field's ZIP code. (nytimes.com)

Where Are The Mets Fans? NYT Map Shows Total Yankees Domination

Sorry, New York isn’t a National League town. Not anymore, and not by a long shot, according to a map generated by the New York Times.

04/24/2014

Colin Powell selfie (Facebook)

‘Take That’ Ellen: Colin Powell Posts Decades Old Selfie On Facebook

Powell posted the photo and said “Throwback Thursday – I was doing selfies 60 years before you Facebook folks. Eat your heart out Ellen!”

03/13/2014

Ban Bossy Video

New Ad Campaign Urges A Ban On Calling Girls ‘Bossy’

What goes through your mind when you hear the word “bossy?” A new campaign featuring Beyonce and Jennifer Garner said the label is holding girls back.

03/10/2014

Two of the three Six Flags lion cubs (credit: Six Flags Great Adventure and Safari)

Facebook Voters Name Six Flags Lion Cubs

Six Flags said Thursday that nearly 4,000 fans took part in the multiple-choice voting.

03/06/2014

Someone surfs Facebook (Credit: Getty Images)

Facebook, Instagram To Remove Posts Promoting Illegal Gun Sales

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has been asking Facebook to adopt such restrictions, as have Mayors Against Illegal Guns and Moms Demand Action.

03/05/2014

Jeremy Duenas

Staten Island Teen Starts Facebook Page Urging City To Close Schools In Severe Snow

A Staten Island teen was one of many people who thought Mayor Bill de Blasio made the wrong call on Thursday by keeping schools open during the snowstorm.

02/14/2014

A photo from a private adult pajama party held at the Krazy Kidz children's entertainment facility in Medford, Long Island. (Credit: Facebook/CBS 2)

Outrage: Parents Flip Out Over Adult Pajama Party At Long Island Kids’ Facility

An adult pajama party hosted after hours inside a children’s entertainment facility had parents furious on Long Island Tuesday night.

02/04/2014

New Jersey lawmakers are considering a mandate on a social media responsibility course in schools. (Credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Lawmakers May Mandate Social Media Course For Grades 6-8

New Jersey lawmakers are expected to pass legislation that will mandate social media responsibility as part of the 6th-, 7th-, and 8th-grade curriculum starting in the next school year.

01/10/2014

Willie Robertson, Korie Robertson, Phil Robertson, Miss Kay Robertson and Si Robertson of Duck Dynasty attend the A+E Networks 2012 Upfront at Lincoln Center on May 9, 2012. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

A&E Reinstates ‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Following Controversy Over Gay Remarks

The media company released a statement Friday reiterating its disapproval of “Duck Dynasty” cast member Phil Robertson’s remarks regarding homosexuality in the January edition of GQ magazine.

12/27/2013

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Pleasantville Cop In Trouble For Alleged Racist Rant On Facebook

The Westchester County village of Pleasantville has placed a police officer on administrative leave, after he was allegedly caught making a racist rant — reportedly about President Barack Obama — on Facebook.

12/17/2013

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Passwords Compromised For 2 Million Facebook, Other Online Accounts

Passwords for some 2 million Facebook, Google and other accounts have been compromised and circulated online, according to security experts.

12/04/2013

Someone surfs Facebook (Credit: Getty Images)

N.J. Appeals Court: Sex Offenders Can Be Barred From Social Networking

A New Jersey state appeals court on Tuesday ruled that paroled sex offenders can be barred from Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and other social networking platforms.

11/26/2013

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