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Mother's heart-breaking pink ribbon tribute to her eight-year-old girl who was 'stabbed to death by her father' -as police want to quiz him 'as soon as possible' after knife-wound surgery
Tracey Taundry, 33, updated her Facebook profile picture to show a pink ribbon emblazoned with the words 'Mylee RIP' in her first public tribute to her little girl.
Look before you leap! Man ends up with horrific GASH running the length of his shin after jumping from a pier and slicing his leg open on razor sharp mussels
Perth man Kami Wenolds should have paid more attention to the old adage 'look before you leap' after he was rushed to hospital when he jumped from a jetty and cut his leg open.
Now Emmanuel Macron offers London bankers French lessons in latest phase of ‘le seduction’ Brexit raid on the City
France will also pour more money into bilingual schools for children of English-speaking bankers and create a hotline to help them navigate the country's education system.
'I can’t wait to share my journey with you': Bindi Irwin FINALLY joins Facebook before sharing a series of heartwarming snaps
She is the Wildlife Warrior who boasts more than 1.8 million followers on Twitter and Instagram.
Looking for someone fit, tanned and with blue eyes: Woman looking for a sperm donor turns to Facebook for help – but is blasted after users accuse her advert of sounding more like a Tinder bio
An anonymous woman's online search for a sperm donor has been mocked by critics who claimed the detailed advert sounded more like a dating profile.
Facebook invents a new unit of TIME: 'Flicks' measure the length of individual frames in video to help them run smoothly
Flicks aim to give CGI artists and code writers the tools to make sure videos in apps run smoothly. The new unit of time was unveiled by Facebook's California-based subsidiary Oculus VR.
EXCLUSIVE - Joking about 'taking a knee' and being 'attracted to' the actor playing himself: Jeff Gillooly (now Jeff Stone), former husband of Tonya Harding, makes light of the figure skating scandal - and the new film based on it - on social media
Tonya Harding's ex, Jeff Gillooly (inset) has posted online about the attack on Nancy Kerrigan (main) for which the Oregon man was jailed - and has made comments about the film I, Tonya, now in theaters
'Le Operation Seduction!' Macron steps up bid to lure businesses away from Britain to France by hosting 140 execs at the opulent Versailles Palace (and he speaks English to woo them)
The French President spoke in English as he schmoozed with bosses from firms including JP Morgan, Google and Facebook at the famous chateau.
'Wish you were here': Michael Hutchence's brother Rhett shares never before seen photos of the late INXS rocker on his 58th birthday
He was the INXS rocker whose tragic death more than 20 years ago shocked the world.
‘Too young and beautiful… go collect your wings sissy’: Heartbroken older sister of Mylee Billingham who was ‘stabbed to death by her father’ pays an emotional tribute
Zayna Leigh wrote a moving message for Mylee Billingham on a Facebook page for a church near to where the little girl was found in in Brownhills, Walsall.
Facebook let a terror suspect, 31, 'post ISIS videos glorifying executions and violence just because he repeatedly asked the site to reactivate his page', court hears
Abdulrahman Alcharbati (pictured), of Sunderland, is accused of posted several propaganda videos, including those of executions and children being brainwashed to fight.
Facebook admits social media can HARM democracy: Execs say the site was 'far too slow' in spotting 'abuse' since the US election as fake news and foreign interference 'corrode' the democratic process
Facebook warned that it could offer no assurance that social media was good for democracy, but it said it was trying what it could to stop alleged meddling in elections by Russia or anyone else.
Ex-sheriff David Clarke heads to court over 'threatening Facebook post' after run-in with 'snowflake' 25-year-old man who shook his head at him while boarding a flight
Daniel Black sued Clarke for having deputies detain and question him at the Milwaukee airport on January 15, 2017, but Clarke's taunting social media posts remain the focus of the case.
'She was a powerful, creative life force': Heartbreaking tribute from casting director who saw Jessica Falkholt audition just weeks before horror crash that left actress clinging to life in hospital
A casting director has paid a heart-breaking tribute to former Home and Away actress Jessica Falkholt, 28, as she clings to life in hospital two weeks after a Boxing Day crash which killed her family.
'I'll be prime minister AND a mum': New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern, 37, announces she's pregnant with her first child (and will only take six weeks' leave)
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern made the announcement on Facebook, saying she is expecting a child with her partner, television host Clarke Gayford.
'I would rather throw myself off the roof than eat this': Man complains about a patient's vegan hospital meal on Facebook - but is it really that bad?
The man posted an image of the meal to Facebook on Thursday night, complaining about the quality of food served to a woman who was 30 weeks pregnant at a Melbourne hospital.
Update your Messenger app now! Facebook releases fix for annoying bug that causes the iOS app to freeze after typing a few words
Users from across the globe reported that the keyboard in Facebook Messenger's iOS app repeatedly froze, making conversations difficult.
Facebook staff say that reports form Turkey that Mark Zuckerberg has bought an 'apocalypse proof' super vessel that can withstand climatic extremes are wholly inaccurate and untrue.
'She's dead so go for it': Vile commenters on Facebook 'whinge group' mock the suicide of 'Akubra girl' Dolly Everett
Insensitive social media users have taken to a Queensland online 'whinge' group to mock and make light of the recent suicide of Amy 'Dolly' Everett, who took her life on January 3.
‘This is child abuse:’ Parents shame mother for sharing photos of her bloodshot-eyed baby wearing mascara and eye shadow in an attempt to promote beauty products
The woman posted the images to a Facebook group, leading to outrage from fellow parents who have since labelled her as a 'child abuser'.
'They grow up so quickly': Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg shares an intimate image of himself and his wife Priscilla sending daughter Max off for her first day of preschool
The 33-year-old Facebook founder shared a photo of himself and wife Priscilla Chan seeing off their oldest daughter Max, two.
'Bit of sun in the eyes': Car smashes into a truck on a busy road after the driver tries to cross two lanes as a glare hits the windshield
A silver sedan can be seen pausing at a stop sign on an Australian street as the glare of the sunset reflects on the windshield just moments before it slammed into a truck.
'It's not intelligent': Facebook AI boss slams 'deceptive' humanoid robot Sophia and claims she is a puppet
In a fiery Facebook post, Yann LeCun, director at the social media giant's New York city AI research centre, claimed Sophia is a 'sophisticated puppet' that is not as intelligent as it seems.
Mother of five who posted ISIS propaganda on Facebook will NOT face jail after judges reject bid to overturn her suspended sentence
Judges rejected a move to overturn the suspended sentence handed to Farhana Ahmed from north-west London, who called for terrorists to attack the west on Facebook.
Facebook tests 'Watch Party' tool that lets you see and comment on videos at the same time as your friends in an effort to make the site more 'social'
Watch Party could make watching videos more intimate as comments will not get lost, according to Palo Alto-based Facebook engineer Fidji Simo who announced the new feature.
Plucky fishermen show off 3.5m bull shark after reeling in the 150kg monster in a suburban RIVER as they warn 'they're right under our noses'
The massive 3.5 metre monster is the second shark to be reeled in from George's River in Revesby in Sydney's west in two months.
'Yes, might be': Jason Akermanis' management team all but confirm that the AFL great will be heading into the jungle for I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!
I'm A Celebrity...Get me out Of here! fans have speculated that AFL great Jason Akermanis will head into the jungle after the show posted a cryptic clue on facebook
Puerto Rico school erupts in cheers after they get electricity back on for the first time in 112 days since Hurricane Maria knocked out power
Students at a school in Puerto Rico erupted into cheers when power returned after 112 days without it since Hurricane Maria left the island in the dark, and the moment was caught on emotional video.
'She has earned her sparkly pink angel wings': Cancer-stricken girl, 5, in THAT heart-wrenching viral photo with terminally-ill grandfather dies
Braylynn Lawhon, the five-year-old Florida girl battling brain cancer, has died. Her story went viral after her mother posted a photo showing her terminally-ill father crying as he said goodbye to her.
'Our princess': Hospice nurses dressed cancer-stricken girl, 5, as Belle from Beauty in the Beast just days before she died and after her terminally-ill grandfather was pictured sobbing by her bedside
Dying five-year-old, Braylynn Lawhon, of Florida was dressed as Belle from Beauty and the Beast by her nurse just days before the sweet girl lost her battle to an aggressive form of cancer.
Facebook is to expand its investigation into whether Russian agents attempted to influence the Brexit vote, the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee has said.
The Rolex general: Thailand's junta number two has been photographed with 25 different luxury watches worth $1.2 million since a 2014 coup, social media sleuths say
Prawit Wongsuwan has been under pressure since December when the 'CSI LA' Facebook page began to catalogue timepieces worn by Thailand's deputy prime minister.
Mother sparks Facebook hunt for boy called 'Patrick' whose Christmas list to Santa - tied to a purple balloon - landed in her back garden in Hungary
Aniko Lipcsei, a mother of two, discovered a Christmas wishlist letter to Santa Claus by a little boy called 'Patrick' tied to a purple balloon that fell out of the sky and into her garden in Hungary
Move over Ina! Jennifer Garner, 45, launches quirky 'pretend cooking show' on Facebook - and obsessed fans are now desperate for the actress to land a gig on the Food Network
The 45-year-old actress has posted two episodes of the 'Pretend Cooking Show' so far, making honey white bread and English muffins.
'Thanks for the kiss, hope for more next time': Father-of-two shares his heartbreak after uncovering texts on his partner's phone that showed she was cheating on him with a CrossFit buddy
A heartbroken New Zealand father-of-two has shared the gory details of his relationship breakdown to social media, including texts between his partner of 10 years and her new boyfriend from CrossFit.
Former Facebook executive says the company is a 'living, breathing crime scene' for its role in the 2016 election and cares more about growth and profit than user safety
Tech insiders Sandy Parakilas (center), Roger McNamee (left), and Tristan Harris (right), said Facebook cares more about making money than about user safety.
'That is torture!' Mother is blasted over clip of her husband TICKLING their infant daughter – with one critic claiming it will lead her to develop a 'stutter'
Mother Audrey Roloff, 24, from Oregon, shared a clip of husband Jeremy tickling their daughter Ember on her Facebook page but was slammed by parents who said tickling infants was 'torture'.
Battle for control of your brain: Microsoft takes on Facebook with plans for a mind-reading HEADBAND that will let you use devices with the power of thought
Redmond-based Microsoft released details of a brain control interface that decodes electric signals from the brain to launch and operate apps and web browsers.
'It made me stronger': Serena Williams reveals she feels empowered after she almost died following childbirth
Serena Williams feels childbirth 'made me stronger.' The 36-year-old tennis star was plagued by health problems when she welcomed daughter Alexis Jr. into the world four months ago.
'Keep holding on beautiful': Support grows for Home and Away star Jessica Falkholt as she clings to life five days after life support was switched off following smash that killed her family
Jessica Falkholt is clinging to life in hospital five days after her life support was swithced off following a horror crash in NSW - as fans show their support for the Home and Away star.
'How many of our precious children need to die before people wake up?': Mother of 15-year-old girl who committed suicide after she was gang raped by classmates writes message of support for Dolly's family
The mother of a girl who was gang-raped at 13 by classmates from her Melbourne high school before committing suicide has penned a powerful message to Dolly Everett's family.
'Bunch of idiots': Youngsters cling precariously to the back of a bus in ridiculous ‘vehicle surfing’ stunt
Stage Coach has criticised the 'unacceptable and extremely dangerous' behaviour of four youngsters caught on camera riding on the outside of a moving Aldershot bus.
1,000 teenagers are charged with distributing child porn in Denmark after they shared sexually explicit material of two 15-year-olds over Facebook
Danish police say the 1,004 children and teenagers charged with sharing the explicit videos are living all across the country, including Greenland, which is an autonomous territory.
Need for speed! Hilarious moment dozens of impatient commuters get STUCK in the doors as they push and shove to get on a bus in Hong Kong
This is the moment when all commuters try to get on board a bus at the same time for seats in Hong Kong. Footage posted online showed none of them were able to move an inch to get on the bus.
The Facebook drug dealers: How cannabis and cocaine is openly being peddled to children on social media
Drug dealers are openly using Facebook to target children, a probe has found. Scores of criminals are freely touting for business on the site and other social media giants including Instagram.
'Heads in the sand': Devastated teacher of teen suicide victim 'Dolly' says social media companies MUST do more to stop cyber-bullying - as he remembers her 'cheeky little grin'
A former teacher of teenage suicide victim Amy 'Dolly' Everett has taken aim at social media companies, saying they must do more to protect children.
Home and Away star Jessica Falkholt is still fighting nearly four days after her life support was switched off following horror smash that killed her parents and younger sister
Home and Away star Jessica Falkholt continues to cling to life nearly four days after her life support was turned off following a horrific crash on the New South Wales south coast on Boxing Day.
Vile Instagram 'hate page' dedicated to the close friend of bullied Akubra girl who committed suicide reveals the relentless torment suffered by the young rodeo champion
A vile Instagram 'hate page' has been dedicated to a close friend of bullied Akubra girl Amy 'Dolly' Everett who committed suicide aged 14. Northern Territory teen Katelyn Simpson is a cyber target.
'Go do what Dolly did, it should've been you': Just days after tragic death of Akubra girl, family friend and rodeo champion gets barrage of sickening messages from cowardly online bully
Just days after the tragic death of Amy 'Dolly' Everett, a young family friend in Darwin, Katelyn Simpson, 15, has been targeted with a barrage of sickening messages from an online bully.
'This is why my daughter thinks she needs to eat less': Victoria Beckham is blasted by furious parents for using a 'sickly skinny' model in her latest eyewear campaign
Victoria Beckham, 43, has been hit with a barrage of complaints on her Facebook and Instagram pages after she shared two shots of model Giedre Dukauskaite wearing a pair of oversized glasses.
Aboriginal Facebook page deleted by hackers in lead-up to Australia Day – as a member of online men's group takes credit and boasts about 'white pride'
Popular Australian Aboriginal activist Facebook page Blackfulla Revolution was hacked and temporarily taken down in what its owners claim was a racist attack.
Mystery of Jewish family's escape from the Nazis: Woman reveals 'treasure trove' of WWII letters and photos left at her door 15 years ago and now wants to find the owners
A mysterious box of old World War II photographs and documents from a family who escaped Nazi Germany were left at a Bondi door step and a woman is looking to find their family.
Officers rescue two distressed dogs locked inside a hot car for hours on a scorching summer day - as police slam people who 'aren't getting the message'
This is the moment police officers rescue two distressed dogs locked in a Queensland car on a scorching hot day, as police say it's 'frustrating people aren't getting the message'.
Mark Zuckerberg lost $3.3billion after Facebook stock fell by 4.5 percent thanks to his decision to see less advertising in users' News Feeds
Mark Zuckerberg’s decision to prioritize posts from family and friends over brand-driven content on Facebook’s News Feed has cost him a small fortune, it was reported on Saturday.
Facebook ‘to be swamped with revenge porn lawsuits’ after 14-year-old girl gets payout from the social media giant in settlement that ‘moves goalposts’ say lawyers
Facebook could be facing lawsuits from 'revenge porn' victims, warns a lawyer. This comes as a 14-year-old settled a case with Facebook in Belfast when naked photos of her were posted on the site.
'The baby is perfect': Pregnant mummy blogger Constance Hall reassures fans her child is doing well after miscarriage scare
Australian mummy blogger Constance Hall has taken to Facebook to reassure fans that her "baby is perfect," after a recent scare.
'I'm not going to take him now': Taxi driver shamed online after refusing to drive elderly man because his fare was too short - as bystanders feared he was having a stroke
A Melbourne taxi driver has been caught on camera refusing a fare from an elderly man who was believed to be having a stroke at Melbourne Airport on Thursday night.
Facebook shares fall more than 4% after Mark Zuckerberg announces major changes that will see less advertising in users' News Feeds
Mark Zuckerberg said on Thursday that Facebook would change the filter for the News Feed to prioritize what friends and family share, while reducing the amount of non-advertising content from brands.
Facebook can track who you know using the DUST on your camera: Creepy patent reveals how the site can connect people by studying smudges in photos to see if they were taken by the same lens
Facebook, based in San Francisco, California, outlines how it would connect users by matching similarities in the photos they upload in a newly found patent.
Far-right group True Blue Crew announce plans to 'take a stand on the streets' against African gangs in Melbourne
Far-right Melbourne nationalist group True Blue Crew have announced they will be 'taking a stand on the streets' in response to African gangs.
Facebook announces major change to its News Feed as Mark Zuckerberg explains users will see more content from friends and family as opposed to media and businesses
CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the global changes will transform Facebook's focus to help users have 'more meaningful social interactions' on the site.
Does Facebook recommend 'friends' you have NO connection with online? New tool could help uncover exactly how the site makes its creepy 'People You May Know' suggestions
Free software created by experts in San Francisco tracks every person Facebook suggests you might know to help you find out how the platform uses your personal information.
'Get over it': Mother of Swedish child model at centre of H&M race row calls for global celebrities to 'stop crying wolf' following the 'unnecessary controversy' over her son's jumper advert
Mother Terry Mango, of Stockholm, Sweden, whose son Liam, five, is at the centre of the H&M race row, dismissed the 'unnecessary' uproar over the image, telling critics to 'get over it'.
'I don't care who your African boys are': Confronting moment South Sudanese father is abused by man who threatens to 'rip his head off' and yells 'do you know who us Aussies are?'
Dave Anei shared the video on Facebook showing a man threatening to 'rip his head off' and bashing on his front screen door in Brisbane on Thursday.
Girl aged 14 wins Facebook payout over revenge porn: Lawyers agree out of court settlement after teenager sought damages for misuse of private information and negligence
Lawyers acting on behalf of the girl, from Northern Ireland, launched High Court proceedings after her photo was allegedly posted on Facebook several times.
Gone, but not forgotten! As Meghan Markle deletes social media, FEMAIL reveals her best, and final, posts - from poignant quotes and bikini snaps to the first hints at a romance with Prince Harry
The 36-year-old Suits actress has officially said goodbye to her online followers after shutting down her Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts this week.
Facebook's plan to put a microphone and camera in every home revealed: Mark Zuckerberg could launch a $500 AI 'Portal' video chat system in May to take on Amazon's Echo Show
Facebook, based in San Francisco, is set to release a video chat gadget called 'Portal' that features a laptop-sized touchscreen and smart camera technology boosted by artificial intelligence.
Mother is warned she will be fined €10,000 if she does not stop putting photos of her son, 16, on Facebook after he takes her to court in Italy
A Rome family court dealing with the mother's divorce from the teen's father, ruled in the 16-year-old's favour and she must also remove all information and photos of her son on Facebook.
Two men filmed barbaric cockfights of birds in a makeshift pit at a traveller site then posted videos onto Facebook and bragged about their bloodsport
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Bill Ripley, 46, and Moses Brinkley, 61, from Bean, Kent, posted graphic videos of the birds pulling out mouthfuls of feathers and pecking each other in the eyes.
'You're stealing their identity': Mother is blasted for dressing her daughters four and six, in matching outfits every day after sharing their photos online
Kayliee Lorenzo, 25, from Birmingham, has been picking out matching outfits for daughters Miya-Lei, four, and Renayah, six, since shortly after the youngest was born.
'You're stealing what we need': Vegan launches bizarre rant at a meat-eating woman for enjoying TOFU - and claims it's a form of 'cultural appropriation'
Anna Del Rey, of Michigan, was accused of 'pretending to be a vegan' after she shared a recipe for tofurkey online. When she told a vegan she still ate meat, the anonymous person was furious.
Mother shares harrowing picture of her teenage son on a life support machine as she warns of the dangers of 'black market' drugs bought online
Kyle Elliott, 18, from County Antrim in Northern Ireland, took 'fake blues' pills after buying them online. A week later he deliberately overdosed on his own medication and nearly died.
'In a few days I'll have to bury this beautiful girl... then I will have to bury my father': Mom shares heartbreaking photo of her terminally-ill dad sobbing next to her cancer-ridden daughter, 5, after finding out they will die within weeks of each other
Florida mother Ally Parker, whose five-year-old daughter is fighting a losing battle against an aggressive form of brain cancer, uploaded a gut-wrenching photo to Facebook.
Not so healthy January! Shoppers fill their trollies with up to 15 tins of Quality Street EACH as Tesco slashes price to £1.25 to get rid of its post-Christmas surplus
Chocolate fans rushed to Tesco supermarkets to pick up cut-price 900g tins, which normally have an RRP of £6. Bargain hunters shared photos of huge shelves just containing the chocolates.
'I'll give your father 7 goats for your hand in marriage!' Sunrise host Angela Cox reveals the VERY creepy fan-mail she receives on social media
She's the highly-esteemed Weekend Sunrise personality who has travelled the globe to report on breaking stories over the past decade.
'I feel numb': Vienna Girardi shares sadness on Facebook on what would've been her due date with twins
The 31-year-old reality star shared on social media that she was feeling 'numb' on Wednesday on what was supposed to be her due date.
Hotel worker who took HIV test as a precaution is shocked to discover it's positive and posts his diagnosis on FACEBOOK in a bid to reduce stigma around the condition
Andrew Gamez-Heath, from Lincoln, took a test as a precaution at the start of a new relationship. Many of his friends didn't even know he was gay when he wrote the post which was shared thousands of times.
'Rewards for police heads on sticks': Chilling online post calls for the BEHEADING of officers saying 'the people have a right to protect themselves with equal force'
The Australian Federal Police are investigating after a Facebook page, Australians Filming Police, called for the beheading of officers, offering a 'reward for police heads on sticks' on Saturday.
Pro-Corbyn group Momentum shuts down its youth wing over vile social media attacks which brought the group 'into disrepute'
Momentum chairman Jon Lansman has ordered Momentum Youth and Students (MYS) to hand over the passwords to their Facebook account, which has nearly 5,000 followers.