70.8 F
Wilmington
Saturday, September 25, 2021
Tags Snapchat

Tag: Snapchat

“Tinder for teens” What parents need to know about the Wink app

Here's the most interesting part for us: they do ask for your age, but there's no verification of it.

Spanish judge questions Twitter hacking suspect wanted by US

A Spanish judge is expected to questions 22 year old Joseph O'Connor, a British citizen wanted in connection with hacking of more than 100 social media accounts of prominent celebrities, politicians and technology moguls.

Marine arrested on child sex crimes in Pender County

An active-duty Marine has been arrested on child sex crimes in Pender County.

Boy, 11, drives 3 hours for Snapchat meeting, gets lost

Police in South Carolina say an 11-year-old boy took his brother's car and drove alone for three hours to meet someone he met on Snapchat.

Authorities investigating after toddler allegedly given alcohol in Snapchat video

Authorities in Oklahoma are investigating after a Snapchat video appeared to show a woman giving alcohol to a child.

Deputies: NC teen threatened third-graders on Snapchat

A North Carolina man is facing charges after allegedly threatening third-graders on Snapchat who he said made comments about his mother.

Detecting depression: Phone apps could monitor teen angst

Rising suicide rates and depression in U.S. teens and young adults have prompted researchers to ask a provocative question: Could the same devices that some people blame for contributing to tech-age angst also be used to detect it?

Snapchat filters driving people to plastic surgery, doctors say

Plastic surgeons are sounding the alarm on a disturbing trend that's emerged with the growing popularity of social media: patients seeking cosmetic surgery to resemble how they see themselves in Snapchat filters.

Teen arrested after girl says he raped her, then his friends asked for ‘a turn’

A 17-year-old from Myrtle Beach is charged with criminal sexual conduct and pointing and presenting a firearm after a Murrells Inlet girl says he raped her and then his friends, who were standing outside the door, asked for a turn and all taunted her with guns, according to a police report.

Most Read

Clean Eatz hosts its annual national convention in Wrightsville Beach

Today, one Wilmington based business, that has grown to have franchises across the country, wrapped up its annual convention in Wrightsville Beach.

Local church in Wilmington helps feed the homeless population through its lunch bag program

One local church in Wilmington is continuing to serve the homeless population through its lunch bag program, after seeing an increased need during the pandemic

NHCS holds a job fair to fill a number of openings within the school system

New Hanover County Schools currently has numerous openings around the area, and held a job fair this weekend in an attempt to fill those roles. 

Dozens of volunteers spend the morning planting a community garden at Greenfield Lake

Dozens of volunteers turned out Saturday to plant a community garden of leafy greens and root vegetables at Greenfield Lake in Wilmington.