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“Blue Whale Challenge” urges young people to end their lives – CBS

 The family of a Texas teen who hanged himself says their son was involved in a ghoulish online game that calls on participants to complete a series of tasks before taking their own lives, and some schools are warning parents about the so-called Blue Whale Challenge.

Jorge Gonzalez told CBS affiliate KENS-TV that he wanted to urge parents to monitor their children’s social media use after his son, Isaiah, was found hanging in his bedroom closet Saturday in the family’s home with his cellphone propped up on a shoe to record his death…more:https: cbsnews

Link Between 9/11, Muslim Religion Must Stop

Islamic-American Group: Link Between 9/11, Muslim Religion Must Stop Photo Of Decorative Element Atop A Minaret. (Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images) CHICAGO (CBS) — The head of a local Islamic-American organization says that after this year, except for remembering its victims, it’s time for…