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Facebook Slams DEA Over Creating Fake Profiles

By McCarton Ackerman

The social media giant ordered the DEA to comply with their Terms of Use policy and stop creating fake accounts to catch drug dealers. MORE  

Woman Sues DEA For Creating Fake Facebook Account Under Her Name

By McCarton Ackerman

The DEA used real photos and status updates to trick Sondra Arquiett's friends into incriminating themselves. MORE  

The Neurological Basis for Digital Addiction

By Jeanene Swanson

Increasing evidence shows that texting and internet addiction can negatively affect lives. It's time to treat digital dependence as a real diagnosable disorder. MORE  

Mother Posts Photos of Daughter In Hospital After Near-Fatal Drinking Binge

By McCarton Ackerman

Taylor Nelson was found unconscious after raiding her father's liquor cabinet. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Sept. 26, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

The Situation court-ordered to stay off drugs, Spokane testing sewage for marijuana, and couple busted for selling medical weed on Facebook. MORE  

Drug Dealers Devise New Methods for Instagram Deals

By McCarton Ackerman

Drug dealers are finding new and creative ways to cover their online tracks. MORE  

Missouri Duo Allegedly Posted Selfie With Dead Friend After Drug Overdose

By McCarton Ackerman

Chelsie Berry and Jared Prier posed with their dead friend and tried to dump his body. MORE  

Bogus 'Facebook Drug Task Force' Story Goes Viral

By McCarton Ackerman

Drug users were in an online panic until realizing they'd been had. MORE  

Alleged Drunk Driver Who Killed Teen Posts Car Wreckage on Facebook

By McCarton Ackerman

Michael Vanwagner claimed he didn't know that he hit another car while driving drunk on probation for a previous felony conviction. MORE  

Facebook Ads - Take Back Your Feed

By Stacey Rosenfeld

Facebook ads for weight loss products are misleading and destructive. MORE  

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