Donation collection, international currency
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Tim Jimenez
November 27, 2018 - 8:21 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With the Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping sprees in the books, Giving Tuesday is all about helping charities and non-profits bring in needed dollars to kick off the holiday season. Giving Tuesday has become a post-Thanksgiving weekend staple in recent years. It...
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South Sudan
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November 21, 2018 - 10:28 am
By Sam Mednick, Associated Press JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Five hundred cows, two luxury cars, $10,000, two bikes, a boat and a few cell phones made up the final price in a heated bidding war for a child bride in South Sudan that went viral after the auction was pointed out on Facebook. It is the...
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Facebook is taking action in the wake of the Russia investigation
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Melony Roy
November 20, 2018 - 11:38 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some Facebook and Instagram users have reporters issues accessing their accounts Tuesday morning. Facebook posted on Twitter that it is aware of the issues "the Facebook family of apps" is experiencing and is working to resolve them as soon as possible. DownDetector...
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Chinedu Okobi and his family
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November 20, 2018 - 9:38 am
By Chris Boyette and Susannah Cullinane, CNN (CNN) — The sister of an unarmed black man who died after being tased by California deputies last month says police video of the incident contradicts official accounts of how he died. Chinedu Okobi, 36, died on October 3 in Millbrae, a city about 30...
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The conservative public affairs firm that worked for Facebook, and spread opposition research about its critics and competitors, tried to get one journalist to do a story suggesting the editors of Apple's news application were biased against Republicans.
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November 16, 2018 - 3:28 pm
By Donie O'Sullivan, CNN Business (CNN) -- The conservative public affairs firm that worked for Facebook, and spread opposition research about the social media company's critics and competitors, tried to get at least one journalist to do a story suggesting that the editors of Apple's news...
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 In this Oct. 17, 2018 file photo, a man works at his desk in front of monitors during a demonstration in the war room, where Facebook monitors election related content on the platform, in Menlo Park, Calif.
AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File
November 06, 2018 - 5:32 pm
LONDON (AP) — Facebook said it blocked 115 accounts for suspected "coordinated inauthentic behavior" linked to foreign groups attempting to interfere in Tuesday's U.S. midterm elections. The social media company shut down 30 Facebook accounts and 85 Instagram accounts and is investigating them in...
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President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Ind., Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.
AP Photo/Michael Conroy
November 05, 2018 - 10:28 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC, Fox News Channel and Facebook all said Monday they will stop airing President Donald Trump's campaign advertisement that featured an immigrant convicted of killing two police officers. CNN had rejected the same ad, declaring it racist. Asked before leaving for campaign rallies...
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October 27, 2018 - 6:51 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Investors for years have seemingly adored technology stocks as much as most people love their smartphones. But Wall Street has suddenly soured on Silicon Valley and the rest of tech, triggering a stomach-churning downturn in a turbulent October. Some of the hardest hit stocks...
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October 25, 2018 - 12:26 pm
(CNN) -- UK authorities have hit Facebook with the maximum possible fine over its Cambridge Analytica scandal. But the penalty is tiny. The United Kingdom's Information Commissioner's Office announced the £500,000 ($645,000) fine on Thursday, saying that Facebook failed to safeguard user data and...
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(AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)
October 22, 2018 - 8:30 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A co-founder of Facebook's virtual-reality division is joining the exodus of executives to leave the company after striking it rich in lucrative sales of their startups. Oculus co-founder Brendan Iribe disclosed his decision to leave Facebook in Monday tweet, as well as a post...
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