According to researchers at the Pew Internet & American Life Project, social media has come to play an increasingly important role in the civic involvement of Americans.
As Nevada legislators emotionally debated a move toward same-sex marriage, one lawmaker rose to his feet and declared, “I’m gay.”
Two Bernalillo County GOP leaders are under fire for making sexist comments on social media.
The husband of former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords generated nearly 4,000 comments on Facebook from people on both sides of the gun debate after he posted a photo of himself buying a military-style rifle — a purchase he made to demonstrate how easy it is to obtain the kind of firearms he’s lobbying Congress to ban.
An Ogden man who updated his Facebook account during a 16-hour standoff with SWAT teams is headed to prison after he pleaded guilty to attempted murder and weapons charges.
A woman has been arrested by Phoenix police for allegedly engaging in sex acts with teenage boys.
Prosecutors say a youth soccer referee used Facebook to arrange sex with 15-year-old boy.
As the end of year nears it is time to take a moment to look back to see what made the top of the best of lists for 2012. Other than the presidential election there have been many other battles this year to score a number one spot in the United States. Companies, writers, public relation experts and cities have all been vying for the golden top spot.
Maria Colunia Segura-Metzgar recently celebrated her 105th birthday and shared it with her Facebook friends.
Nevada has become the second state to let you register to vote on Facebook.