Surprise! Facebook Offers to Pay News Publishers

Over the course of its 15-year history, Facebook has ignored news organizations while eating their advertising revenue, courted them for video projects it subsequently abandoned, and then largely cut their stories out of its newsfeeds. Now it plans to pay them for news headlines — reportedly millions of dollars in some cases.

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LA Launches Health Campaign on Dangers of Vaping

Across the country, cities and county governments have banned e-cigarettes and flavored tobacco products marketed toward children. But informing the public of the dangers of vaping is difficult because the federal government only recently began to question the health risks.

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