Dyer resident Kyle Ayling has been popping ollies and doing other skateboarding tricks since he was 11-years-old.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook Inc. is launching a tool that lets users notify friends and family that they are safe during or after natural disasters.
Despite outcries on social media for the incessant digitally altered mishaps on the latest celebrity photo, most shore up silence on the edited image of the Near East.
Valparaiso University media professor and Times sports correspondent Paul Oren discusses the pitfalls and benefits of athletes using social media.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Just because you can talk to your car doesn't mean you should.
Time to take social media out of the freedom of expression “toy box.”
Miss New York Kira Kazantsev, right, walks the runway after she was named Miss America 2015 during the Miss America 2015 pageant, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Atlantic City, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
Stereotypically, the era of the Internet is mainly thought about as social media. If you’re on the Internet, you’re on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, Pinterest, Blogger, etc.
FILE - This Nov. 12, 1979 file photo shows actor-comedian Robin Williams, third from right, dressed as a cheerleader with the Broncos' Pony Express cheerleaders during the filming of an episode of "Mork & Mindy," in Denver. Williams, whose free-form comedy and adept impressions dazzled a…
This photo released by CBS shows, from left, Robin Williams as Simon Roberts, Sarah Michelle Gellar as Sydney Roberts, James Wolk as Zach Cropper and Hamish Linklater as Andrew Keaneally, in a scene from “The Crazy Ones." Williams, whose free-form comedy and adept impressions dazzled audienc…
Any illusions I had about the progressive nature of the Vladimir Putin’s Russian regime quickly dissipated when I returned to my Moscow Grand Marriott room in August 2007. Upon opening the door, I was greeted with the spectacle of my papers and note pads strewn about the room. It was clear t…
It's not exactly a holy war, but churches have been forced to develop a new battle plan to recapture people's interest from the myriad other obligations, attractions and distractions vying for their time and attention.
SAO PAULO | Tim Howard left a lasting impression on Americans from coast to coast – and fans around the world, really – for his incredible, improbable saves in the loss to Belgium in extra time that sent the U.S. home from the World Cup to a country captivated.
When we say something that might be threatening, how much does where we say it matter?
LONG POND, Pa. | Dale Earnhardt Jr. is having a blast again, with a shared bond with his crew, comfort in his own skin as NASCAR's most popular driver, even finding fun 140 characters at a time on Twitter.
Northwest Indiana needs a town hall, a place for daily idea and viewpoint exchanges and discussion. Our Opinion page can serve that role, and we’re taking steps to do just that.
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The Hammond Police Department was right to take quick action against the officer seen mishandling a police dog in the viral YouTube video.
HAMMOND | The Hammond Police Department placed a K-9 police officer on administrative leave Thursday after a video posted on YouTube shows the officer hitting and lifting a police dog by its collar during a traffic stop.
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