Tag Archives: Facebook

In the News: FBI reward, presidential debate, American Airlines, Facebook share, illegal immigrant, Florida justices

By on October 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: October 3, 2012 at 10:28 am

FBI offers $50,000 reward for terrorism suspect Ahmad Abousamra, alleged co-conspirator with Tarek Mehanna – The FBI is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the capture of terrorism suspect Ahmad Abousamra, who once lived in Mansfield, Mass., and […]

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In the News: Facebook glitch, Govs. panel, Horner resigns, Election rules, Greer trial

By on September 24th, 2012 | Last updated: September 25, 2012 at 11:51 am

Trial of Jim Greer pushed back to February 2013 – Tampa Bay Times – A judge postponed the trial of Jim Greer, a former chairman of the Republican Party of Florida, to Feb. 11, 2013. Greer, whose trial was previously […]

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News of FLOTUS visit spread long before initial release

By on September 13th, 2012 | Last updated: September 19, 2012 at 3:05 pm

More than 18 hours before the Obama campaign confirmed first lady Michelle Obama would visit the University of Florida, the news seeped out on Twitter and Facebook.

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Organ donation status can be posted on Facebook

By on May 1st, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:36 am

Today Facebook added the newest option to update on your timeline, the co-founder Mark Zukerberg added an organ donor option to include on your timeline sharing your story about when, where, and why you decided to become a donor. Florida’s 89.1, […]

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Legal questions raised over new practice by employers seeking Facebook access of applicants

By on March 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:26 pm

Job applicants typically are asked to hand over resumes, cover letters, and contact information by prospective employers, but increasingly, they are also being asked to hand over the login credentials to their Facebook accounts. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chris Peralta spoke with University […]

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Sanford shooter not connected with police crime watch program

By and on March 22nd, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:27 pm

As petitions for George Zimmerman’s arrest continue to spring up on social media websites such as Facebook, so is the growing interest in what his motivation for shooting 17-year-old Trayvon could have been. Zimmerman has previously been referred to as “Neighborhood Watch […]

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