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Trump Twitter ‘hack’: Dutch police question researcher

Trump Twitter ‘hack’: Dutch police question researcher

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Facebook and Twitter grilled over US election actions

Facebook and Twitter grilled over US election actions

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Ex-Trump adviser Steve Bannon banned from Twitter over beheading call

Ex-Trump adviser Steve Bannon banned from Twitter over beheading call

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Donald Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon has been banned from Twitter after he called for the beheading of Dr Anthony Fauci and the FBI director Christopher Wray.The action comes as Donald Trump supporters - some of them armed with rifles and handguns - descended on election counting centres after the president made unsubstantiated allegations that the vote is being stolen from him. US election 2020 live: Follow the latest updates Mr Bannon, who is currently on bail after pleading not guilty to charges of fraud and money laundering, made the comments during an online show in which he criticised the men for not supporting the president enough.Dr Fauci, who is the head of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, has warned that the US government's strategy for...
Facebook, Twitter and Google face questions from US senators

Facebook, Twitter and Google face questions from US senators

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Twitter and Facebook’s action over Joe Biden article reignites bias claims

Twitter and Facebook’s action over Joe Biden article reignites bias claims

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"Investigations by the press, during impeachment, and even by two Republican-led Senate committees whose work was decried as 'not legitimate' and political by a GOP colleague, have all reached the same conclusion: that Joe Biden carried out official US policy toward Ukraine and engaged in no wrongdoing," said Andrew Bates, a spokesman for Mr Biden. Let's block ads! (Why?) BBC News - Technology