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Lost photo card returned thanks to social media

video They say a picture is worth a thousand words, and apparently it's worth more than 2,400 shares on Facebook. A Wilmington man found a memory card with pictures on it, and he used social media to find the owner.

Man accused of killing dog, posting it on Facebook

Authorities have charged a Snow Camp man with felony animal cruelty after he shot and killed a family's dog, then bragged about it on a social media site. The Times-News of Burlington reports 20-year-old Trevor Lee White is accused of shooting the dog in the face while hunting on land near Robbie and Allie Dixon's property.

Wedding season: #NewTrends

videoSocial media is changing the way we do almost everything, including weddings. Wedding experts say this relatively new trend lets guests to take part in capturing every moment of the special day.

Technology, social media key tools for top scammers

videoPhone calls, e-mails and even text messages. The Better Business Bureau says nothing is off limits now. Scammers are using new media for some of the same old schemes.

A look back at your first Tweet as Twitter turns 8

video The social media company that made its mark by limiting users to 140 characters turns eight today. Do you remember your first Tweet?

Rowan County student accused of posting nude photo

Authorities have arrested a 17-year-old Rowan County high school student who they say created an Instagram account and posted a nude photo of a 15-year-old girl on the social media site. The Rowan County Sheriff's Office said Juan Bautista is charged with cyberbullying. He and the victim are students at West Rowan High School.

Probe into nude student photos expands in NC

Six more counties are now involved in an investigation into nude photos of North Carolina high school students showing up on social media.

How to Practice Good Social Media Etiquette

video Social Media is a part of our daily life in 2013, but it comes with major risks and potential rewards. Brenda McDonald from InAweMarketing stopped by Good Morning Carolina to provide some tricks of the trade in the world of Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.

NC Supreme Court blocks sex offenders from social media

videoThe North Carolina Supreme Court has granted a stay requested by Attorney General Roy Cooper that will keep registered sex offenders from using social media websites.

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