Facebook Announces New Email Messaging System

Facebook Considering Dislike Button

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said during an hour-long question and answer session that the company is considering other ways for users to express emotion.

CBS Detroit–12/12/2014

Expedition 42 Commander Barry Wilmore took this photograph of the Great Lakes and central U.S. on Dec. 7, 2014, and posted it to social media.
This week on the station, the Expedition 42 crew has been busy with medical science and spacesuit work while preparing for the arrival of SpaceX's Dragon commercial cargo craft, scheduled to launch on Dec. 16 on a two day trip to the station before it is captured by the Canadarm2 and berthed to the Harmony node.
(Image Credit: NASA/Barry Wilmore)

Look Up! International Space Station To Fly Over Metro Detroit

The International Space Station will be visible Thursday evening over metro Detroit.

CBS Detroit–12/11/2014

Facebook launched an effort Thursday to raise funds to fight Ebola. (Source: Facebook)

Facebook Users Can Join The Fight Against Ebola With A Click Of A Button

Facebook launched a new effort Thursday to fight Ebola which includes a donate feature and educational efforts.

CBS Detroit–11/06/2014

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Flint Police To Post Photos Of Suspected Prostitutes, Johns On Facebook

Those arrested for buying or selling sex in Flint may now find their names and faces plastered all over social media.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2014

Facebook has created a virtual "I Voted" sticker for users. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

The Internet Goes All Out For The 2014 General Election

Facebook and Google are giving users the opportunity to let others know they voted, and assist voters in finding their polling place.

CBS Detroit–11/04/2014

Facebook has launched a Rooms  app for users with similar interests to chat, share photos and discuss topics. (Source: Facebook.)

Facebook Returns To Early Days Of The Web With ‘Rooms’ App

Facebook has launched a new app, Rooms, where users of similar interest can chat, discuss and post photos – similar to chatrooms in the early days of the Internet.

CBS Detroit–10/23/2014

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Redford Woman Gets Probation In Video Beating Of Teen Boy

A 20-year-old woman has received three years’ probation for using a belt to beat her 14-year-old cousin in a videotaped attack posted online.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2014

Facebook Is Down

Update: Facebook Down For 20 Minutes Wednesday

Facebook, the popular social networking site, went down for about 20 minutes Wednesday afternoon.


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Michigan Man Accused Of Threatening California Teen In ‘Sextortion’ Plot

Court papers alleged that someone with a Facebook profile claiming to be 15-year-old girl from Detroit sent a 16-year-old boy explicit photos of a teen girl.

CBS Detroit–08/16/2014

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How To Easily Book Last-Minute Travel

Even when consumers decide to book a trip at the last minute, they can still find some great bargains.