President Trump announced Thursday that he’s backing down from his legal fight to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Instead, he'll use an executive order to demand citizenship information from other government agencies. Yamiche Alcindor, Lisa Desjardins and…
By Kevin Freking, Marcy Gordon, Associated Press
Trump convened Thursday's White House "social media summit" of like-minded critics of Big Tech, excluding representatives from the very platforms he exploits.
By Jill Colvin, Kevin Freking, Associated Press
Trump has long complained, without evidence, that companies such as Google, Twitter and Facebook are "against me."…
By Associated Press
Carla Provost said in a statement Monday that any employee who violated standards will be held accountable. ProPublica published a report on the closed Facebook group that comprises about 9,500 current and former employees.
By Gretchen Frazee, Patty Gorena Morales
Researchers are not certain what is causing the increase, but advocates say there are a number of steps people can take to help prevent suicide.
A doctored video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, slowed to make her appear to slur her words, continues to provoke controversy. While YouTube removed the video from its platform, both Facebook and Twitter left it up. The episode sparks questions…
Many of the sunscreen recipes on social media make unsubstantiated claims about their sun protection factor, a new study reports.
By Sylvie Corbet, Masha Macpherson, Associated Press
Facebook said it's tightening up the rules for its livestreaming service with a "one strike" policy applied to a broader range of offenses.
By Desmond Butler, Barbara Ortutay, Associated Press
A confidential whistleblower's complaint to the Securities and Exchange Commission obtained by The Associated Press alleges Facebook is inadvertently making use of propaganda by militant groups to auto-generate videos.
Facebook has banned several high-profile accounts it says engage in “violence and hate." The move also follows several recent acts of violence livestreamed on the company's site. Facebook employs thousands of people known as moderators, who are on the frontlines…
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