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Tinder said Tuesday it would verify the profiles of public figures, celebrities and athletes for the smartphone-based dating service. Tinder said it would use the system employed by social networks like Facebook and Twitter, placing a check mark on the profiles of high-profile members. "Starting today, you may see a verified symbol on some profiles," the company said in a blog post.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Senate gave final approval Tuesday to a bill removing the Confederate flag from a pole in front of the Statehouse, sending the proposal to the House, where it faces a less certain future.