A criminal complaint offered a rare view into how Russian operatives tried to disrupt the American political process, including the midterm elections.
Social platforms have a responsibility to address misinformation as a systemic problem, instead of reacting to case after case.
Facebook, which owns WhatsApp, is trying to prove it can curb the spread of false news. But the app’s design makes it difficult.
Russians working for a close ally of President Vladimir V. Putin created social media accounts to pose as Americans and write posts on divisive issues including race and gender, prosecutors said.
Some hotels will do anything to attract the Instagram crowd, and that might include putting a 10-pound doughnut on the room-service menu.
Candidates have learned what Mr. Trump and his digital campaign gurus figured out in 2016: visceral anger travels further than inspirational messages.
There is the often facile social media narrative of overcoming adversity in marriage. And then there is the reality.
No, starfish are not saved one by one.
Deficits are up? Cut Medicare and Social Security!
A rivalry between two tournament fishing circuits has slapped the industry like a 10-pound largemouth to the face.
The ads, with language and imagery not typically found in even the roughest campaigns, were purchased by a critic of Jennifer Wexton, a Democrat trying to unseat the Republican incumbent.
The Columbus police released body-camera video of the encounter as a “life lesson” for young people, setting off a discussion about policing, race and gun control.
Bulgaria could end up being marginalised if pro-EU parties achieve very good results in next May’s European Parliament elections, said Bulgarian MEP Svetoslav Malinov during a discussion about the upcoming poll.
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Nearly one billion people have escaped poverty worldwide since the first #EndPoverty Day, but too many others have been left behind, even in Europe, writes Luca Jahier.
Social media and delivery services have become new outlets for organised crime activities when it comes to illicit cigarette trade, according to a new study that has raised eyebrows among EU policymakers.
Twitter has barred hundreds of right-wing accounts for posing as soulless, “nonplayable” liberal activists.
Guests included Serena Williams, Anna Wintour, Kevin Systrom and Stewart Brand.
It’s difficult to determine how and where companies like Facebook went wrong, which makes regulation challenging.
The company said Friday that a network breach was smaller than originally thought: 30 million profiles. But the hackers stole detailed information.