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  1. Facebook Drops Stock Reclassification That Would Have Solidified Zuckerberg's ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New York Times

    Facebook said Friday that it would drop a proposed reclassification of its stock that would have solidified Mark Zuckerberg's control over the social network, in a victory for shareholders in a class-action lawsuit against the social giant. The reclassification was proposed last year as a way to preserve the voting power of Mr. Zuckerberg, the chief executive, at Facebook, even as he gave away the majority of his stock for charitable purposes.

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  2. Cuba sets up hurricane relief bank account. U.S. citizens should be careful about contributingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... Mariela Castro Espin, the daughter of Cuban leader RaAol Castro, posted information about the new bank account on Facebook, her account was blocked. Less than 24 hours later, it was restored. "Back to Facebook! Grateful for the solidarity of ...

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  3. Facebook Sued for Age Discrimination, Accused of Mocking 50-Year-OldRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | TMZ.com

    Facebook created a workplace where employees openly mocked a guy for being as ancient as -- wait for it -- 50 years old ... at least according to the ex-worker who's suing. Gary Glouner says he worked under the Facebook umbrella for 2 years, and during that time was the butt of many ageist jokes.

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  4. J & R Adventures presents Joe Bonamassa at the State Theatre 4/24Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... on Company called J&R Adventures. In addition, his connection to fans on social media has grown to over 2.5 million Facebook friends, over 135K Twitter followers, and more than 158K Instagram followers.

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  5. Senate bill would make online political ads more transparentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

    ... that would require social media companies to disclose who funded political ads, similar to television broadcasters. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, that the company would require similar disclosures. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn ...

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  6. Zuckerberg nixes new Facebook share class after shareholder lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Facebook Inc's trial over a shareholder lawsuit opposing the company's stock reclassification has been canceled, according to a clerk in Delaware's Court of Chancery. WILMINGTON, Del.: Facebook Inc Chairman Mark Zuckerberg abandoned plans on Friday to create a new class of company stock with no voting power, which was meant to be a way for Zuckerberg to retain control over the company he founded while fulfilling a pledge to give away his wealth.

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  7. Facebook filing: Zuckerberg to sell up to $12.8B in shares for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Updating today's fast-moving Facebook stories: Following initial reports that the company had settled a class-action lawsuit over share reclassification, Facebook disclosed it was dropping its plans for the restructuring altogether. Facebook had said that the plan it revealed last year -- to issue reclassified Series C shares that were publicly traded but had no voting rights -- was set to allow CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife to more easily route money to philanthropic causes.

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  8. 'Showcase Of Ignorance:' White Sorority Sparks Outrage Over N-Word UseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NewsOne

    ... was instantly condemned after it was posted to social media, the New York Post reports. But the student anti-racism Facebook group, "All Eyes on UNH," called out the disturbing event, sparking more commentary about just why white people can't stop ...

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  9. OPINION: Allowable Annual Cut will be impacted by firesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use . Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

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  10. Lowest of the Low still has a lot to sayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Periodically inform fans about the latest doings of his band The Lowest of the Low on Twitter and Facebook? Sure. Inundate them with constant updates even when nothing is actually going on? Hell, no.

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  11. Daddy Yankee's fans fill 4 trucks with donations in NY - Fri, 22 Sep 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the food bank Feeding America, which will bring donations to 78 municipalities in Puerto Rico, according to his Facebook page. Daddy Yankee's publicist Manya Nevarez said he will continue his call for donations at other stops on his tour, and plans ...

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  12. What the Facebook/Russia controversy is actually aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Mashable

    Mark Zuckerberg is in damage control mode like never before because Facebook is facing the only real threat to its dominance: U.S. government regulation. Zuckerberg's video on Thursday told the story.

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  13. Editorial: Facebook's Belated AwakeningRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The New York Times

    Chastened by criticism that Facebook had turned a blind eye to Russia's manipulation of the social network to interfere in the 2016 election, the company's executives now acknowledge a need to do better and have promised to be more transparent about who is paying for political ads. That's a good start, but more is required - of Facebook, of social media giants generally and of Congress.

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  14. How "Friend Request" squandered an opportunity for good commentary on the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Salon.com

    ... rolling. Most unforgivable, though, is the fact that the plot does very little with the fact that it takes place on Facebook. Instead, the film follows a standard "crazy friend stalks normal person" horror template with virtually no variations. If ...

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  15. Zuckerberg Plans to Sell as Much as 18% of His Facebook SharesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Mark Zuckerberg , the world's fifth-richest person, plans to sell as much as 18 percent of his Facebook Inc. stock during the next 18 months. The founder and chief executive officer of the world's biggest social media company expects to sell 35 million to 75 million shares, Menlo Park, California-based Facebook said Friday in a regulatory filing.

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  16. Jason Kint: Tech companies wield 'uncomfortable' amount of power over mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... best illustrated with this statistic from Kint: 99% of the growth in digital advertising in 2016 went to Google and Facebook. Media companies "are fighting over that small meager growth" of 1%, as the Google-Facebook "duopoly" gobbles up the rest. ...

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  17. Why Facebook's about-face on Russia ads?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    On Thursday, Mark Zuckerberg popped up on Facebook Live. Just back from parental leave, he had lines under his eyes.

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  18. Facebook Withdraws Plan to Create New Stock Class After Investor LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    A class-action trial was due to start next week in Delaware but was called off with Zuckerberg's announcement. Mark Zuckerberg said Friday that Facebook is withdrawing plans to create a new class of stock that would have let him keep tight reins on the social media company even as he sold down his stake to fund his philanthropy.

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  19. Reflections on Irma's lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    ... forget it. You can reach Yarbrough at [email protected] ; at P.O. Box 725373, Atlanta, Georgia 31139 or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/dickyarb http://www.coastalcourier.com/ encourages readers to interact with one another. We will not edit ...

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  20. Facebook nixes plan for new stock class ahead of court fightRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Mark Zuckerberg said Friday that Facebook is withdrawing plans to create a new class of stock that would have let him keep tight reins on the social media company even as he sold down his stake to fund his philanthropy. Zuckerberg had said in April 2016 that the plan for the new shares would let him fund his philanthropy goals while keeping control of Facebook.

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