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June 13th, 2010
10:43 PM ET

Another Facebook group but this one calls to SUPPORT BP

More than 500-thousand people are part of a facebook group that wants to boycott every product under BP's brand.  But get this – there's also a Facebook group called "support BP."  Its numbers - as you would expect - about 500 or so.  Its members say supporting BP is in all of our best interests.  Don Lemon interviews a member of the Facebook group as well as a woman who grew up in Alabama who says a bankrupt BP can help no one. 

 

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June 13th, 2010
10:20 PM ET

BP's Message Manipulation? Oil Giant Buys Prime Online Ad Space

As BP tries to control the oil, it's also trying to control its image.  On the air, TV ads started Thursday and online - the oil giant is buying space on search engines.  If you put the words 'oil spill' into Google, what you'll find at the top is a link to bp.com with the line - 'Learn more about how BP is helping.'  Type in 'gulf oil' and once again BP's link is the first.  TheFiscalTimes.com reported the story and its managing editor explained more about what BP is doing.
 
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June 13th, 2010
02:42 PM ET

Mother: Please tell me my son is not dead

General Stanley McChrystal, the top commander in Afghanistan, says it is likely U.S. troop casualties will rise throughout the summer, even to fall.

Those deaths aren't just numbers. They are sons, daughters, mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters and friends of the people here at home. T.J. Holmes reports on how one family is coping on the lost of their son, Sgt. Brandon Bury.

June 13th, 2010
02:35 PM ET

From Unknown to Question Mark

CNN's Don Lemon interviews the man who won the South Carolina Democratic primary for U.S. Senate. It turns out to be a very strange encounter.


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June 13th, 2010
08:50 AM ET

Faces of Faith: Senate Chaplain Barry Black

Look for Faces of Faith in the 8 o'clock hour of CNN Sunday Morning with TJ Holmes.

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June 13th, 2010
02:42 AM ET

World Cup? There's an App for That

From Digital Lifestyle Expert Mario Armstrong:

Millions of people worldwide will be using their mobile devices to stay up to date on the latest with the 2010 World Cup Tournament. According to Nielsen Research, 21% of worldwide users plan to use their mobile to follow along! Take a look at my Top 3 mobile applications for varying devices, some of the apps are free others may cost a fee for live video or audio play by play coverage! Most mobile apps don't broadcast live games, if you want to watch LIVE 2010 World Cup games while being mobile you should take a look at MobiTV.com or FloTV.com those services start at $9.99 per month.

Look for Mario Armstrong's all things tech segments in the 8 o'clock hour of CNN Saturday Morning with TJ Holmes.

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