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    The Trump name continued to experience a growth in Twitter followers despite the former president remaining suspended on the platform. Three of former President Donald Trumps children have added thousands of followers since President Joe Biden was sworn in Jan. 20, per Newsweek on Monday. Between Jan. 20-24, Ivanka Trump gained 54,839 followers, Donald Trump...
    A pro-Trump activist who bragged about how the next four years would be “the greatest” has now been charged with several criminal counts in the Capitol insurrection based, in part, on his own social media post. Just three days ago Brandon Straka, founder of the anti-left WalkAway campaign, was openly insulting Biden White House press...
    Twitter launched a pilot program Monday that has users flag tweets they believe are misleading and write notes to provide context. The project, called Birdwatch, is initially offered in the United States, the social media firm announced in a blog post. Twitter and other social media companies have been under pressure to combat misinformation on...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS / AP) — Twitter is enlisting its users to help combat misinformation on its service by flagging and notating misleading and false tweets. The pilot program unveiled Monday, called Birdwatch, allows a preselected group of users — for now, only in the U.S. — who sign up through Twitter. Those who want...
    Kevin Durant has seen the trailer and knows the tale of the tape. He has a clear picture of “Godzilla vs. Kong” and thinks there’s a clear favorite. “I can’t see Godzilla losing this matchup,” the Brooklyn Nets star opined on Twitter Sunday. The legendary m onsters will square off in the movie, which...
    Big techs censorship is one of the "biggest challenges" being faced by this generation and Congress, but reforms to Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, which grants immunity for websites that allow third-party content, could help with that issue, Rep. Greg Steube, R-Fla., who is proposing reform legislation, said Monday. "My bill, just to...
    MSNBC anchor Katy Tur announced Monday that she was pregnant with her second child, while touting her company's maternity leave policy and arguing that all Americans should have access to such a program. Remarking on her show that her announcement had been scooped by Page Six, Tur said that she and husband Tony Dokoupil were "very...
    (CNN Business)Twitter on Monday launched Birdwatch, an experiment that relies on the social network's users to provide context to tweets and to combat misinformation. The tool, which Twitter (TWTR) described as a community-driven pilot project, allows participating users in the United States to create "notes" for a given tweet that will exist for now on...
    Colin Kaepernick is all over Twitter, and it’s because Tom Brady is in the Super Bowl with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Sunday night, Ahmed Ali went mega-viral after tweeting, “Funny how people can separate Tom Brady’s politics from his game, but struggle to do the same when it comes to Kaepernick.” The tweet came several...
    Twitter is enlisting its users to help combat misinformation on its service by flagging and notating misleading and false tweets. The pilot program unveiled Monday, called Birdwatch, allows a preselected group of users — for now, only in the U.S. — who sign up through Twitter. Those who want to sign up must have...
    SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (KGO) -- CAL FIRE has ordered evacuation effective immediately for parts of Santa Cruz County due to an "upcoming atmospheric river and potential for debris flow."Several zones of Boulder Creek, Ben Lomond and Felton are under order to evacuate. ‼️ Evacuation Orders Issued for Areas in Santa Cruz County‼️Please click this link...
    Twitter has launched its Birdwatch program, meant to address misinformation on the platform by allowing users to fact-check tweets, the company announced Monday. Users in the pilot program, which will only include about 1,000 users in the US to start, will eventually be able to add notes to tweets to provide context. For now,...
    We’re looking for people to test this out in the US –– you can add notes with helpful context to Tweets that you think are misleading. For now, these notes won’t appear directly on Twitter, but anyone in the US can view them at: https://t.co/x4X4ffaGIm (2/3) — Twitter Support (@TwitterSupport) January 25,...
    Twitter unveiled a new feature Monday that will allow users to “add context” to other people’s tweets in order to “combat misinformation.” Birdwatch allows users to add annotations to other people’s tweets, highlighting parts that they believe are incorrect and provide “informative context,” Twitter said in a blog post. Users can annotate each tweet one...
    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Monday brought an end to lawsuits over whether Donald Trump illegally profited off his presidency. The justices threw out Trump's challenge to lower court rulings that had allowed lawsuits to go forward alleging that he violated the Constitution's emoluments clause by accepting payments from foreign and domestic officials...
    VERMONT Senator Bernie Sanders has become a topic of discussion again following his iconic (and meme-able) mittens outfit at President Joe Biden's inauguration. The buzz has prompted curious social media users and fans to wonder what the 79-year-old Democrat looked like in his younger days. 12Curious social media users are wondering what Sen Bernie Sanders...
    Social media giant Twitter announced a new feature to its platform to combat the spread of misinformation. The system, dubbed "Birdwatch," allows users, who do not have to be certified fact-checkers or verified people on the website, to comment and provide context on tweets that they deem to be misleading or false. The system,...
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    Twitter on Monday unveiled a new "community-driven approach" to misleading information on its platform, allowing users to add notes to tweets they believe are false in an attempt to "add context" for other users. It’s called Birdwatch, and Twitter launched its pilot program Monday. Fox News was given an early look at the program. TWITTER SUSPENDS @REALDONALDTRUMP PERMANENTLY ...
    Nick Mangwana enraged frontline medical staff with his comments A spokesman for Zimbabwe’s government who called doctors in the country “medical assassins” has apologised. In comments posted to Twitter, Nick Mangwana had suggested that four cabinet ministers who died in recent months of coronavirus had in fact been “eliminated”. Zimbabwe’s medical association reacted with...
    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Monday brought an end to lawsuits over whether Donald Trump illegally profited off his presidency. The justices threw out Trump's challenge to lower court rulings that had allowed lawsuits to go forward alleging that he violated the Constitution's emoluments clause by accepting payments from foreign and domestic officials...
    Senior House Republicans said Monday that any FBI investigation into social media app Parler for its role in the Capitol attack earlier this month should include Facebook and Twitter. The Republicans said House Oversight Committee Chairwoman Rep. Carolyn Maloney's recent request for the FBI to investigate Parler was proof of a "growing alliance between...
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    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday brought an end to lawsuits over whether Donald Trump illegally profited off his presidency. The justices threw out Trump’s challenge to lower court rulings that had allowed lawsuits to go forward alleging that he violated the Constitution’s emoluments clause by accepting payments from foreign and domestic officials...
    Journalist Andy Ngo, who reports on violence from antifa members, said he fled his home in Portland due to repeated death threats from antifa, which law enforcement allegedly did "nothing" about. "For a number of months now, there's just been increasing threats of violence against me, promises by antifa extremists to .... kill me,"...
    HERE'S how to knit your own Bernie Sanders mittens as Inauguration Day memes featuring the Vermont senator have dominated the internet. Photographs of Bernie Sanders’ mittens and laid-back "grandpa" style - taken during Joe Biden's inauguration - have inspired creativity across the world. 12This meme features Bernie Sanders doing the Gangnam Style danceCredit: Twitter 12A...
    BOSTON (CBS) — Rob Gronkowski has made it clear over the past several years that there’s only one quarterback with whom he wants to play. That quarterback’s name is, of course, Thomas Edward Patrick Brady Jr. The duo may be a bit older these days, but the results remain the same, as the two are...
    Garret Miller, who reportedly drove all the way from Texas to participate in the Capitol riots, was charged on Jan. 19 with threatening Democratic New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. He was also charged with illegally entering the Capitol, disrupting an official proceeding and disorderly conduct during the Jan. 6 riot that temporarily stopped the certification...
    This is what #blackexcellence looks like. @DennisNia does it again! ???? ???? @Pac12Network pic.twitter.com/2vxgyTvUCG — UCLA Gymnastics (@uclagymnastics) January 24, 2021 (CNN) — UCLA gymnast Nia Dennis’ floor routine not only won her a top score — it’s getting high-profile acclaim. Missy Elliott and Simone Biles are among those adding Twitter applause to the...
    White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki predicted Sunday that President Joe Biden’s first cat would “dominate the internet” when it is publicly revealed for the first time. Psaki responded to questions about the cat in a video posted to social media where she answered questions from users on Twitter. Last week I asked you for...
    Dick Vitale had an extremely strange Sunday afternoon on Twitter. During the Packers/Buccaneers game, the legendary college basketball announcer posted several photos of himself drinking Pepto Bismol because his stomach apparently couldn’t handle the action. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) My stomach CAN NOT TAKE IT / 8...
    An Antifa-planned anti-police protest in Tacoma, Washington, turned violent Sunday night. Antifa planned the rampage after a Tacoma police officer drove his cruiser through a crowd of people on Saturday night. Antifa took to the streets of Tacoma Sunday night and began smashing windows of businesses, cars, and government buildings, according to multiple tweets posted...
    The Twitter App loads on an iPhone in this illustration photograph taken in Los Angeles, California.Mike Blake | Reuters Exclusive looks into the Golden Globes, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and other live NBC events are headed to Twitter. Comcast's NBCUniversal and Twitter on Monday announced a multi-year global content partnership, in an effort to expand...
    Exclusive: U.S. goal to squeeze more COVID shots from Pfizer vials hampered by syringe production Congress: Covid-19 relief faces time crunch with impeachment around the corner NFL fans turned Bill Belichick into the Bernie Sanders meme with Tom Brady heading to Super Bowl 55 Tom Brady is once again heading to the Super Bowl,...