Facebook Rape Stirs Questions About Witnessing Crimes Online - CBS DFW

CHICAGO (AP) — The case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who authorities say was raped while around 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have come up before in other attacks: What's the obligation of bystanders who see a crime unfolding ...and more »

Now, Facebook Live available for desktop users - Economic Times

NEW YORK: Facebook users can now go live directly from their desktops using their webcams and also broadcast gameplay from their computers. According to a Facebook blog post on Wednesday, Facebook live on desktops was earlier available for pages ...and more »

Facebook Live takes on Twitch with desktop streaming. Here's how to use it - Wired.co.uk

Facebook has expanded its live video streaming platform to let anyone broadcast video from their desktop, and in the process, has made it possible to stream content from games. ADVERTISEMENT. Entertainment, news or real life? Live streaming is ...and more »

Mother of 15-year-old girl who was gang raped live on Facebook as 40 people watched says her daughter is the ... - Daily Mail

The mother of a 15-year-old girl who was gang-raped in an attack that was live streamed on Facebook said kids have been joking about the incident and harassing her family. Stacey Elkins said on Wednesday that her daughter has received online threats ...and more »

US Police investigates assault streamed live on Facebook - Pakistan Today

CHICAGO: Chicago police said on Wednesday they were looking for up to six suspects who allegedly raped a teenage girl and broadcast the assault on Facebook Live. The victim was a 15-year-old girl, who went missing on Sunday in the crime-plagued city ...and more »

Girl allegedly sexually assaulted on Facebook Live now receiving death threats, family says - CBS News

CHICAGO -- The Chicago police are questioning several people in the alleged sexual assault of a 15-year-old that was streamed on Facebook Live, authorities said, but the girl's family said Wednesday they were receiving death threats. Police spokesman ...and more »

Facebook struggles to prevent violence on Facebook Live - AsiaOne

Mark Zuckerberg has repeatedly said that live video is the future of Facebook, but what if that future is terrifying and full of violence? What happens when one of the largest proponents of live video struggles to manage its darker side? Reports that ...and more »

What is Facebook's responsibility when people broadcast crimes? (+video) - Christian Science Monitor

The apparent assault of a Chicago teenager was broadcast on Facebook Live, but no one reported it through the Facebook system designed to review inappropriate content. Monitor's Best: Top 5 ...and more »

Facebook Live video: Now broadcast live video from your desktop and laptop - BGR India

Since about a year now, Facebook has been going big on live videos and 360 degree images on its platform. After live videos were launched on Facebook's mobile app last year, the feature saw a lot of traction, becoming one of the most popular features ...and more »

Chicago Teen Afraid to Come Home After She Was Sexually Assaulted on Facebook Live - TIME

(CHICAGO) — The mother of a 15-year-old girl who authorities say was sexually assaulted in an attack streamed live on Facebook said Wednesday that her daughter has received online threats since it happened and that neighborhood kids have been joking ...and more »