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Mesa County: No reports of missing person

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) - Officials in western Colorado are calling off their search for the source of a distress signal on the Grand Mesa. Mesa County sheriff's spokeswoman Heather Benjamin says the search could resume if a missing person report surfaces in Mesa or Delta counties. The Daily...

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Facebook shuts down thorny marketing tool

Facebook is closing an uncomfortable chapter in its five-year history. The social network says it will shut down Beacon, a program that tracks users' activities on other Web sites. When it launched in 2007, Beacon was immediately attacked by users as a privacy violation. It tracked purchases Facebook users made...

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