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New South Wales police posted on Facebook that Lucas Fowler was the son of Police Chief Inspector Stephen Fowler
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In a Facebook post, A pub based in Gurgaon's sector 29, said that they were going to introduce a new kind of beer called ' Female Beer' which invited the ire of..
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Thirteen Philadelphia police officers are expected to be fired for posting racist, homophobic and threatening comments online. The posts were published in a..
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg built his wife, Priscilla Chan, a device he called a “sleep box." Greg Hovannisyan launched a Kickstarter for it.
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A New Hampshire lawmaker came under fire this week for claiming American slavery was based on economics, not racism.
 
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Examples included posts with the words “Death to Islam,” referring to blacks as “thugs,” and homophobic memes that referenced violence.
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Navghanji Thakor's FB post sparks controversy
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A group of 13 Philadelphia police officers will be fired over racist or offensive Facebook posts. More than 50 other officers are being reprimanded or suspended...
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A murder suspect was kept in custody while police conducted one of the UK's "largest-ever" searches.
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More than 50 other officers are also being reprimanded or suspended
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez questioned Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan about the whereabouts of Border Patrol agents who threatened her in a..
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Air space re-opened at the Libyan capital's only functioning airport, Mitiga, on Thursday after it was halted following an air strike, according to a post on the..
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Instagram users, you may not like this. The company said Wednesday it’s developing its test to conceal “likes” to more countries, including Italy, Japan,..
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The Libyan capital Tripoli's Mitiga airport halted air traffic on Thursday after the facility was struck by missiles, according to a post on the airport..
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A new wave of interest has made FaceApp the top free entry in the Apple and Google app stores. It has also lead to privacy concerns.
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G7 finance ministers meeting in France have today agreed a plan for taxing digital companies such as Facebook and Google that will set a minimum level of..
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A Myanmar judge on Thursday charged filmmaker Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi for Facebook posts he made about the powerful military, meaning he will stand trial despite..
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Global finance chiefs found common ground in their fear of Facebook's Libra initiative as they met to discuss more contentious issues from digital taxation to..
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Richa Bharti was arrested after a case was registered against her for allegedly posting objectionable comments on Facebook on July 12
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Richa Bharti was arrested after a case was registered against her for allegedly posting objectionable comments on Facebook on July 12
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US stocks took another hit on Wednesday as President Trump's trade war extended its reach to France. The Trump Administration is preparing to retaliate against a..
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After a popular Facebook event drew millions of people planning to "Storm Area 51," someone else created an event on the social media site for thousands of..
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U.S. lawmakers quizzed Facebook on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, after a bruising first bout a day earlier when senators from both parties condemned..
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Facebook Inc faces more questioning by U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, after a bruising first bout when senators from both parties..
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Two Area 51 experts explain all you need to know about the Nevada Air Force base after a joke Facebook event promises to "storm" and raid Area 51.
 
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Some people on Facebook called for the Coventry City Council fines to be "outlawed".
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General News Facebook received a grilling in their Senate hearing yesterday with Sherrod Brown, the banking committee’s highest-ranking Democrat, claiming he..
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Facebook Inc will face more questioning on Wednesday by U.S. lawmakers over its planned cryptocurrency after a bruising first bout when senators from both..
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Facebook has been grilled today at a Senate Banking Committee hearing over its cryptocurrency project Libra. As part of the hearing, a representative for the..
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Her crime: She was arrested for a Facebook deemed as as hurting religious sentiments and invoking communal tensions follwing a complaint on Saturday by the..
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Leaders from Apple, Facebook, Google and Amazon all took turns publicly defending their companies during an antitrust hearing on Capitol Hill. They said their..
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Facebook officials were on Captiol Hill for a hearing on the company's plan for a cryptocurrency called Libra. The social network has faced scrutiny over the..
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Politicians accused Facebook of "playing with matches," suggesting it would use Libra as another data-collection tool
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Facebook will be testifying over two days in Congress as lawmakers express concerns on the social media platform's new cryptocurrency, Libra. CBS News..
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The chief of Facebook’s new digital currency has said it understands “loud and clear” that people do not want financial details connected to their social..
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A federal judge said Roger Stone is no longer allowed to use Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or any form of social media after he violated her previous gag order..
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U.S. senators from both parties opened a hearing with tough questions and criticisms of Facebook's ambitious plan to create a financial eco-system based on a..
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The tech giant's Libra digital currency is attacked by senators who say the company is not trusted.
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A federal judge on Tuesday barred U.S. President Donald Trump's former adviser, Roger Stone, from making any posts on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram after..
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In a Facebook post to the airline's page, a mom detailed an incident where she was told to "cover up" while breastfeeding her daughter.
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General News Bitcoin Suisse, the Swiss crypto broker, has applied for banking and securities dealer licenses from Switzerland’s finance regulator, joining..
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As more than a million people on Facebook say they're "going" to a joke event to "storm Area 51," the U.S. military has responded to the plans.
 
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Facebook must meet "a very high standard" before it moves ahead with its planned digital currency Libra, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Monday. ......
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The Treasury secretary raised concerns about cryptocurrencies, including Facebook’s Libra, saying they could be used to fund illicit activities.
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Regulators at the FTC have slapped Facebook with a record fine, but some lawmakers are criticizing the nearly $5 billion penalty as a drop in the bucket. CNET..
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Facebook Inc said on Monday it would not proceed with the launch of its Libra cryptocurrency until regulatory concerns are addressed, as the U.S. Treasury..
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The internal investigation follows the revelation of a secret Facebook group that posted vulgar images of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and suggested a photo of..
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The United States Air Force issued a sternly worded warning after a Facebook event attracted more than half a million people who planned to storm the top-secret..
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A Facebook post invited people to swarm the secretive military base in Nevada on Sept. 20. The Air Force said they’d better not.
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Facebook Inc's top official overseeing the launch of its Libra cryptocurrency plans to tell U.S. lawmakers the company will not launch the digital currency until..
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Facebook's top official overseeing the launch of its Libra cryptocurrency plans to tell U.S. lawmakers the company does not plan to launch the digital currency..
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Guru Purnima will be celebrated from June 16 to June 17 which coincides with Partial Lunar Eclipse which can be viewed from India at 1:31 am on 17 July.
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Bitcoin slumped more than 10% over the weekend to a two-week low as fears of a crackdown of cryptocurrencies grew on mounting scrutiny of Facebook's planned..
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Facebook’s planned virtual unit Libra, already under heavy attack from US President Donald Trump and global regulators, faces scepticism among the wider..
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The Congress MP and wife of Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh collapsed as she arrived to flag off the Swachhta Shramdan drive to clean up plastic. The..
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Facebook's new ad-transparency features can give valuable context into how companies find you, but it’s not likely to stop a tracking industry.
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OPINION: Mark Zuckerberg must be feeling a bit like US President Donald Trump now. ......
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Over 5,00,000 people have signed on to a Facebook event pledging to raid Nevada’s...
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The US Federal Trade Commission has voted to approve a fine of about $5bn for Facebook over privacy violations, according to a report. ......
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Facebook’s stock went up after news of a record-breaking $5 billion FTC fine for various privacy violations broke...
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The reported fine would be the largest ever levied by the Federal Trade Commission on a tech company.
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Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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Facebook had allowed Trump vendor Cambridge Analytica to collect data from millions of users without their knowledge
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The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc this week over its investigation into the social media company's..
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The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc this week over its investigation into the social media company's..
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The United States Federal Trade Commission voted this week to approve a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc over a long-running investigation into..
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As United States Border Patrol members of a secret Facebook group are already under investigation for sharing racist, sexist, and discriminatory posts about..
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When news broke that thousands of current and former Border Patrol agents were members of a secret Facebook group filled with racist, vulgar, and sexist content,..
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An AI programme has beaten some of the world’s top professionals in a six-handed game of Texas hold’em, the most popular format of poker. Known as Pluribus,..
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