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Officials Urged to Take Care With Social Media

WASHINGTON -- When the Dallas Police Department sent out a tweet this summer alerting the public that Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib had been arrested for public intoxication, the social media world lit up.

There was only one problem: Aqib ...

In a holy site, but afraid

LALISH, Iraq -- Aveen Khalf Kasim, 7, walked around one of the seven pillars at the main shrine of the Yazidi faith, hastily untying and tying knots.

"I was asking for the well-being for all the Yazidis," explained the youngster, who was wearing ...