The 19-year-old pleaded not guilty in court, but he will be tried later this year for "sending a grossly offensive message" in comparing the attention the deaths of British soldiers received to those of many Afghan civilians.
A new survey found younger news readers are three times more likely than those 55 and older to say that engagement tools will make them more likely to visit a site. Overall, though, a third of those surveyed said they never comment on sites.
St. Louis Post Dispatch website editor Kurt Greenbaum outed a commentator on his blog earlier this month. The commentator subsequently lost his job. Greenbaum says, "I sleep fine at night," but many regard him to be a self-righteous 'rat'.
Fighting between Sri Lankan government forces and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) continues in the northern part of the island nation. The army has squeezed the rebels into a narrow swath of land of only seven square kilometres.