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Facebook wants to make journalism great again, releases lengthy plan

Facebook wants to help journalism thrive, and it has a plan. Facebook on Wednesday announced "the Facebook Journalism Project," a new initiative that will include more collaboration with media outlets, new tools and training for journalists, as well as education efforts for the general public. "We know that our community values sharing and discussing...

Facebook wants to make journalism great again, releases lengthy plan

Facebook wants to help journalism thrive, and it has a plan. Facebook on Wednesday announced "the Facebook Journalism Project," a new initiative that will include more collaboration with media outlets, new tools and training for journalists, as well as education efforts for the general public. "We know that our community values sharing and discussing...

Hey Deshaun Watson: The Honeymoon Is (Almost) Over

The honeymoon is about to be over for Deshaun Watson. On Monday, the Clemson junior led the underdog Tigers to a thrilling, last-second 35-31 win over perennial powerhouse Alabama. Needless to say, Watson was impressive. His 63.8 completion percentage, 405 yards passing and 4 touchdowns helped Clemson overcome a 14-point deficit. It also happened...

A Mother’s Story: What Parents Need to Know About Trafficking

Danielle was 17 years old, a freshman at Northeastern University, when she met the trafficker who forced her into two years of sex slavery. Her mother Jamie spoke with UNICEF USA about the factors that made her daughter vulnerable — and what parents need to know about trafficking in the United States. Danielle Douglas,...

Patriots Day Is Best When It Digs Past the Heroism

Lionsgate / CBS Films Patriots Day, Peter Berg’s new thriller that recreates the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the ensuing manhunt that followed it, is a surprisingly oblique, morally ambiguous movie from a typically straightforward filmmaker. Patriots Day takes an unexpectedly cynical view of the chaos, rash decision-making, and bureaucratic infighting that followed...