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YouTube suspends comments on videos of kids

YouTube said Thursday it will turn off comments on nearly all videos featuring kids — potentially affecting millions of posts on the site — after reports last week that pedophiles were leaving inappropriate comments on innocuous videos of children.

Is Youtube Watching Your Kid?

A collection of nearly two dozen advocacy groups -- including Consumers Union -- say Google, which owns the site, may be violating a law meant protect the privacy of children online.    

Teens posting 'cutting' videos on YouTube

The YouTube videos are disturbing -- images of teens with their arms bleeding and scarred where they sliced into themselves with a razor blade or other sharp object; poetry about pain, loneliness and hopelessness.