The Associated Press Staff. Miya Ponsetto falsely accused a Black teenager of stealing her phone and then tackled him at a New York City hotel was arrested. Ventura County Sheriff's Office. NEW YORK -- A woman who wrongly accused a Black teenager of stealing her phone and tackled him while being filmed at a New York City hotel apologized but defended her actions in a television interview conducted before she was arrested in California.
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Much of this frenzy of access is facilitated by mobile devices. African-American and Hispanic youth report more frequent internet use than white teens. Teens are diversifying their social network site use. While both are probability-based, nationally representative samples of American teens, the current survey was administered online, while our previous work involved surveying teens by phone.
As a student gun safety activist, I have been heartbroken by the series of shootings that have injured high school students like me in the past month. Justin Smith, 17, school student advocate gun safety. A disproportionately higher number of black youths are shot and killed. He attends Wenonah High School.
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