WORLD CUP: Luis Suárez Apologizes Via Facebook


Uruguay Forward Luis Suárez used a Facebook post Monday to apologize for biting Giorgio Chiellini of Italy during last Tuesday’s 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil match, for which he was suspended from Uruguay’s next nine international matches, as well as hit with a four-month ban from all soccer activities and stadiums.

Obama Will Nominate Former P&G CEO Bob McDonald as Secretary of Veterans Affairs


President Obama has chosen former P&G CEO Bob McDonald as his new secretary of veterans affairs, according to White House officials cited by The Washington Post.

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube: How Advertisers Are Spending On Social [SURVEY]


Advertisers are increasing their spend on social, but not necessarily on social advertising, according to a new survey from Ad Age.

Afternoon Lede Check – 6.30.14


Justices side with employers on birth control mandate. Va. teacher abused 26 students. And tropical storm system may impact the D.C. area for the 4th of July weekend From WaPo to WJLA, here […]

This Shark Week Teaser Is a Chum-Tossing Celebration of Carnivorous Delights


Just watching Discovery's Shark Week will make you feel like you're skiing on two great whites while a mermaid clings to your leg.

Facebook Studies Impact Of Luleå Data Center


Facebook commissioned Boston Consulting Group to conduct a study of how its data center in Luleå, Sweden, is impacting the local economy, both in the region and in the country as a whole.