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Expansion Of Local Section

Facebook’s Today In featureFacebook

This past week, Facebook announced the expansion of a new local section on Facebook called “Today In.” Facebook is also starting a test for local alerts from relevant government pages.

The “Today In” feature connects people to local news and information across more than 400 cities in the U.S. And now it is being tested internationally in Australia.