• A new study suggests Facebook friends may have played a significant role in getting hundreds of thousands of people to vote in the last congressional election.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 07, 2012, 3:00 AM EST
  • A social worker in a poor Roma settlement watches Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's video message on Facebook in Tiszavasvari, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest September 6, 2012.

    Viktor Orban said Thursday in a brief video message on his official Facebook page that Hungary could not accept conditions - such as pension cuts, the elimination of a bank tax, and fewer public employees - attached to a loan.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 1:00 PM EST