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Cellphone addiction an increasingly realistic possibility among youth


The study noted that approximately 60 percent of college students admit they may be addicted to their cell phone, and some indicated they get agitated when it is not in sight. Photograph: Wikimedia Commons
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Chinese authorities censor reporting from pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong


Pro-democracy protesters hold umbrellas under heavy rain in a main street near the government.
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