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Social networking dangers in perspective

Social-networking sites may not be as dangerous as some officials claim.

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New research sheds light on how kids are exploited

An unpublished government study offers insights into what role the Internet really has in child sexual exploitation.

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Kids’ Exposure to Porn: New Findings

Researchers say kids' exposure to online porn may now be "normative among youth Internet users, especially teenage boys."

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Profile of a teen online victim

As presented by David Finkelhor, director of the University of New Hampshire's Crimes Against Children Research Center, on Capitol Hill

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National Suicide Prevention Hotline relies on MySpace referrals

It's very likely teens are alive today because they used social-networking sites to reach out for help.

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Predators & cyberbullies: Reality check

Parents who have seen "To Catch a Predator" ask how much they should be worrying about their social-networking kids. Here are some facts.

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New approach to safety education suggested

Larry Magid talks about new research that suggests we re-think Internet safety education.

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Teens’ convictions for ‘child porn’ upheld

Teens and their parents need to know bad things can happen when inappropriate, "user-generated" content is uploaded or sent around unwisely.

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For Teens: What we tell parents about the social Web

We talk to parents a lot about safety on the social Web, so you guys deserve to know what we're saying.

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A 14-year-old girl and her mom talk about blogging

Larry talks with "Susan," 14, and her mom "Joanne" (names changed to protect their privacy).

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