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Good Question: Does Facebook Own What We Post?

On Cyber Monday, it wasn’t a Facebook status about a great deal on shopping sweeping the social networking site. It was a status update proclaiming copyright over content.

11/26/2012

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Minn. Student Posts Suicidal Suggestion On Facebook

A fight at a football game moves to Facebook and ends with a student telling others to kill themselves. Now, police are trying to find out who posted it.

11/15/2012

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Creative Parenting

A WI couple decided to punish their daughter for sassy them in a creative way.

10/25/2012

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Dog Rescued From Mountain

Am amazing story of an injured dog rescued from a mountain. How the dog got there and what is happening next will surprise you. Read the story.

08/17/2012

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Behind-The-Scenes Look At Basilica Renovations

As the Basilica of Saint Mary gets close to its 100th anniversary, it’s undergoing some makeovers.

08/15/2012

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The Picture Worth A Thousand Likes

This photo has been making its way around social media sites. The views are skyrocketing and so are the comments. Check out the story and photo.

08/08/2012

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Minneapolis ‘Food Truck Fair’ Goers Angry Over Waiting

It was meant to be a day full of food and fun, but the inaugural Minneapolis “Food Truck Fair” made quite a few people upset.

08/06/2012

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Apple Valley Man Charged With Robbing Man Who Sought Sex

A 22-year-old man has been charged with a felony for robbing a man who came to an Apple Valley apartment expecting to pay for sexual services.

07/27/2012

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Opinion: “Digital Politics” Is Here Without The Candidates

With all the communicative access to current local, national, and global information, expecting the masses to settle for media headlines and sound bites is insulting to today’s technologically-aware audience.

07/05/2012

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3 Minn. Campaigns Outraged After Facebook Pages Hacked

Three Minnesota campaigns are expressing outrage Wednesday after their campaign Facebook sites were hacked.

06/27/2012

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Wis. Officials Unknowingly Break Law With Facebook

Wisconsin elections officials are reminding voters that posting photos of completed ballots on Facebook or Twitter is illegal — but high-ranking members of both political parties apparently missed the memo.

05/25/2012

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Rebecca Jarvis Of CBS Business News On Facebook And Wall Street

CBS News business reporter Rebecca Jarvis joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Thursday

05/24/2012

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CBS Business Reporter Rebecca Jarvis Visits The WCCO Morning News

Dave Lee talked with CBS News business reporter Rebecca Jarvis on Thursday morning about the Facebook IPO and other Wall Street topics.

05/17/2012

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Local Expert Says Facebook IPO Might Be Too High

Facebook boosted the size of its initial public offering by as much as $3 billion on Wednesday as some major stockholders sharply increased the number of shares they intend to sell as part of Friday’s IPO.

05/16/2012

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Klobuchar Signs On For Facebook Passwords Bill

Sen. Amy Klobuchar is cracking down on a topic that caused outrage on social media sites recently. Klobuchar is planning to co-sponsor a federal bill that would prohibit employers from asking for Facebook passwords.

05/03/2012

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Spreading Organ Donor Awareness Via Facebook

You can now let your friends on Facebook know if you’re an organ donor. The change should help the chances of thousands of people waiting for an organ.

05/02/2012

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Taking Customer Complaints Into The World Of Social Media

Remember when the best way to complain to a company was with paper and pen, or maybe a typewriter? Not anymore. Now, we send emails, fill out web forms, and complain even more publicly on social networks, like Facebook and Twitter.

04/27/2012

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Local Social Media Expert On NYC School Crackdown

A Twin Cities expert on social media takes issue with the actions of a private school in New York that penalized students for using Facebook.

04/02/2012

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Police: 2 Women Stole Purses, Friend Sold Them On Facebook

Two Twin Cities women are accused of stealing several Coach purses from retail stores, then having a friend offer them up for sale on the social media site Facebook, according to court documents filed Friday in Hennepin County Court.

03/30/2012

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Bill Would Put Facebook Off-Limits To Employers

Minnesota lawmakers are joining a sudden move to block employers from asking applicants for their passwords to social networking sites. The Associated Press reported earlier this month that some public and private employers were seeking the passwords as a way to find out more information about their applicants.

03/27/2012

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ACLU Sues Minnewaksa Schools In Facebook Incidents

The American Civil Liberties Union sued Minnewaska Area Schools and Pope County officials Tuesday, claiming they violated a middle school student’s constitutional rights in two incidents involving Facebook.

03/06/2012

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Is This Dad Crazy Or Simply Crazy Correct!???

Do you agree with this fathers actions???

02/10/2012

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Man Arrested After Facebook Post Leads To Standoff

A 23-year-old Roseville, Minn. man was arrested Monday night after posting a message of Facebook that led to a seven-hour standoff.

02/07/2012

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Police: Facebook Post Leads To 7-Hour Standoff

A Twin Cities neighborhood is safe after a Facebook post led to a seven-hour standoff Monday.

02/06/2012

Three sisters from Plymouth, Minn., raised nearly $4,000 for the homeless by sleeping outside in a box in winter 2011. (credit: CBS)

Mother: Kids Sleeping In Box Raise $4,000 For Homeless

Three sisters from Plymouth, Minn., have raised nearly $4,000 for the homeless by sleeping outside in a box since November, their mother said.

01/13/2012

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