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Host Violent Content? In Australia, You Could Go to Jail

Australia has held itself up as a model for cracking down on violent extremist material online since the Christchurch massacre in New Zealand. But th...

Host Violent Content? In Australia, You Could Go to Jail

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Australia Has Passed a Sweeping Law to Punish Social Media Companies for Not Policing Violent Content. Here’s What to Know Lawmakers in Australia passed new legislation on Thursday to hold social media companies accountable for the spread of hate content on their platform...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Australia to block internet domains that host extremist content during terror attacks Australia will block access to internet domains hosting terrorist material during crisis events such as terrorist attacks, officials said on Sunday.R...
11:04, 2019-08-27

Social media firms to testify on violent, extremist online content WASHINGTON – Google, Facebook and Twitter will testify next week before a US Senate panel on efforts by social media firms to remove violent co...
20:08, 2019-09-12

In Australia, Television ‘Content’ Designed for Your Phone A new show from Australia’s national broadcaster is shot on smartphones and should be watched on one, too....
13:20, 2019-09-06

Jail for violent robber who snatched £11k Rolex from mother in front of her screaming children A violent robber who snatched an £11,000 Rolex from a mother in front of her screaming children and bit a man who refused to give up his valuable wat...
22:40, 2019-06-14

Tekashi 6ix9ine sentenced to two years in jail for ties to violent street gang Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine has been sentenced to two years behind bars over his connections with a violent street gang that boosted his rise to fame....
20:08, 2019-12-18

'I'm ready to go to jail tonight': Police are investigating after viral video captures violent brawl at Disneyland Jae C. Hong/AP A violent brawl between family members broke out at Disneyland on Saturday, with a viral video of the altercation prompting police to...
08:32, 2019-07-09

Australia Passes Law to Punish Social Media Companies for Violent Posts Parliament adopted a measure that would criminalize “abhorrent violent material” shared on social media platforms, threatening huge fines for tech co...
16:04, 2019-04-09

'Violent predator' behind two rapes seven years apart facing life in jail A married businessman is facing life in prison after being exposed as a "violent predator" who carried out night-time rapes on two lone women more th...
11:56, 2019-06-04

THE CONTENT MODERATION REPORT: Social platforms are facing a massive content crisis — here's why we think regulation is coming and what it will look like This is a preview of The Content Moderation Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. To check to see if you already have acce...
20:24, 2019-11-14

Australia considers joint bid with Indonesia to host 2034 World Cup FFA confirms it has held talks with Asian nationAustralia is bidding to host 2023 Women’s World CupFootball Federation Australia has revealed it has ...
07:28, 2019-06-27

The Oval to host Hundred opener with England and Australia stars set to feature Some of England and Australia's key men could be set to go head-to-head on the opening night of next summer's inaugural The Hundred competition, afte...
08:08, 2019-11-26

Trump to host state dinner for Australia Prime Minister Scott Morrison President Trump and first lady Melania Trump will host an official visit and state dinner in September for the prime minister of Australia, the White...
23:04, 2019-07-22

'Wheel of Fortune' host Pat Sajak has emergency surgery; Vanna White fills in as host Wheel of Fortune announced Friday on its social media channels that longtime letter turner Vanna White is filling in as host after Pat Sajak underwen...
01:04, 2019-11-09

'Wheel of Fortune' host Pat Sajak undergoes emergency surgery; Vanna White to host Legendary "Wheel of Fortune" host Pat Sajak underwent a successful procedure to "correct a blocked intestine," the show announced Friday.   ...
03:44, 2019-11-09

Australia's NSW faces catastrophic fire conditions; body found in South Australia Temperatures above 40C (104F) and strong winds created "catastrophic" conditions on Saturday for firefighters battling more than 100 fires burning ac...
03:40, 2019-12-21

Australia's bushfires are producing so much smoke that NASA expects it to travel all the way round the world and return to Australia Australia's fires are producing so much smoke that it will travel all the way around the earth and back to Australia, NASA said. NASA said that the s...
12:00, 2020-01-14

Australia fires live: South Australia, NSW and Victoria brace for return of bushfires danger – latest updates Temperatures and winds set to rise as weather conditions worsen, bringing severe bushfire risk. Follow the latest news and live updates 2.03am GMT Sc...
03:12, 2020-01-09

Australia fires live: South Australia, NSW and Victoria brace for return of bushfire danger – latest updates Temperatures and winds set to rise as weather conditions worsen, bringing severe bushfire risk. Follow the latest news and live updates 12.07am GMT K...
01:36, 2020-01-09

Australia v Pakistan: first Test, day four – Australia win by an innings and five runs Australia wrap up comprehensive victory inside four daysBabar Azam’s 105 not enough to save Pakistan 6.09am GMT Josh Hazlewood took six wickets for t...
07:32, 2019-11-24

There Is Too Much 'Boy' Content If you are anything like me, an otherwise casual consumer of popular media, then you are also likely perplexed and feeling gaslit by the current torr...
01:16, 2019-08-08

We have some Hot Mustang Content for you later. We have some Hot Mustang Content for you later. It’s not this ‘77 Mustang Cobra II, I’m sorry to say, but it is at least a little bit faster. On anot...
13:52, 2019-10-29

Thank You for the Content Slop, HBO In a finale that can best be described as going out with a muffled sigh, Game of Thrones heaved its way across the finish line last night. And it end...
17:44, 2019-05-20

These 20 countries ask Google to ban the most content AP Images / Victor R. Caivano Google received more than 115,000 requests for the removal of content from governments around the world between July 20...
11:56, 2019-11-02

Unwrapping the secrets of seasonal content While it may seem effortful for developers to update their games for the holiday season, it remains a critical time for them to drive their game to t...
01:52, 2019-12-05

Caffeine content of different types of coffee Coffee is probably the most popular source of caffeine. The caffeine content of a cup of coffee can vary considerably depending on the brewing method...
07:52, 2019-04-17

Facebook says AI now identifies 96.8% of prohibited content Facebook revealed in its third Community Standards Enforcement Report that its AI systems proactively detect 96.8% of prohibited content.Read More...
20:04, 2019-05-23

NRA to stop producing new content for NRATV The National Rifle Association will no longer produce new material for NRATV — a move that coincides with the end of their business ties with l...
09:08, 2019-06-26

Disney+ is removing content but not the way that Netflix does . Back in November, 10 million subscribers signed up in the first 24 hours although some of those were Verizon customers taking advantage of a free y...
21:12, 2020-01-03

TikTok could be the next battleground for political content This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already hav...
16:16, 2020-01-07

David Price: ‘I’m quite content to be the B-side’ David Price on the Dave Allen phenomenon and why this is the biggest fight of his career The post David Price: ‘I’m quite content to be t...
12:50, 2019-05-01

VentureBeat is looking for an AI event content leader VentureBeat is seeking a Head of Events Content to curate content for our expanding events focused on artificial intelligence.Read More...
12:12, 2019-07-22

The content creation market in Kenya The internet is driving Kenya's entertainment industry and content creators are making money online....
09:36, 2019-12-13

Disney+ will not make R-rated content available to subscribers In a time where it’s easy to get overwhelmed, if not numb, to the growing selection of streaming options, the fact that Disney+ has engendered ...
03:36, 2019-08-28

Steam Workshop Content Must Now Go Through An Approval Process Valve has quietly changed the way the Steam Workshop handles new content and updates to existing content. Maps, weapons and other user-created items ...
21:20, 2019-08-11

Planet Coaster is getting Ghostbusters content and Dan Aykroyd Planet Coaster is soon going to offer you the tools to build the Ghostbusters theme park of your dreams.Read More...
15:48, 2019-05-22

Vice Tries to Turn the Page by Making Content for Others A new chief executive hopes that the TV and movie production business can help overcome significant difficulties elsewhere in the company....
11:32, 2019-05-16

How HP is adapting to changing demands of PC content creators HP is the second-largest PC maker in the world, and ahead of CES 2020, we talked with boss Alex Cho about the state of the PC business.Read More...
03:56, 2020-01-06

TikTok has been censoring LGBTQ content in some countries Zach Gibson / Stringer / Getty Images TikTok was censoring LGBTQ content in countries it deemed morally conservative, such as Turkey, documents seen...
11:48, 2019-09-27

YouTube suggests extremist content more often than alt-right site Gab YouTube’s recommendation algorithm is the worst at recommending extremist content compared to Gab, a right wing social media site, and Reddit...
18:16, 2019-07-04

Ebonixsims: 'Making custom content for gamers like me' Danielle, aka Ebonixsims, started making custom video game content after struggling to make a 'Sim-self' of herself....
05:08, 2019-09-26

What to do when your kids stumble on sexual content online Within three clicks, Lisa Holts said her seven-year-old daughter, who was searching for a clothing item, was exposed to pornography....
13:48, 2019-06-04

Pinterest says AI reduced reported self-harm content by 88% Pinterest announced that it's using AI and machine learning to reduce the visibility of self-harm content on its platform.Read More...
16:28, 2019-10-10

Long live the video game content war On Saturday, June 8th, the first of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) livestreams began. Away from the hustle and bustle of the show floor, thes...
19:08, 2019-06-19

Disney and Amazon going to war over streaming content: report Disney and Amazon are going to war over streaming, according to a report. The dispute between the corporate behemoths over advertising could impact t...
01:20, 2019-10-04

Time magazine to put sponsored content on cover Time magazine is running a sponsored cover on the issue dated July 29 celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon, marking ...
04:32, 2019-07-19

Mike Verdu to lead AR/VR content at Facebook Gaming veteran Mike Verdu said in a Facebook post that he will lead AR/VR content at Facebook.Read More...
00:48, 2019-05-10

Our first look at some of the new, exclusive Pixar content coming to Disney+ Earlier this year, Pixar released a new short film as part of its SparkShorts animation initiative that, in my opinion, is tailor-made for any of you...
23:04, 2019-10-30

MAD magazine to cease publishing new content after 67 years MAD Magazine isn't ceasing publication, just new content in any issue save for year-enders....
09:00, 2019-07-04

Roku just unveiled a $180 soundbar that can stream content to your TV Roku’s hardware portfolio just got a little larger, thanks to the unveiling Wednesday of the company’s new Smart Soundbar that functions ...
22:20, 2019-09-04

Netflix just released its first ever top 10 list of most-watched content As part of a gradual shift toward more transparency, Netflix made good today on a pledge to investors that it would start being less stingy with its ...
21:00, 2019-05-09

Facebook Says It Is More Aggressively Enforcing Content Rules The social media company, facing criticism from governments around the world, also offered evidence that its automated systems are improving....
19:56, 2019-05-23

Instagram to let US users report false content Facebook-owned company seeking to stem spread of misinformation by removing dubious posts from searchesInstagram is adding an option for users to rep...
05:24, 2019-08-16

How can you stop your kids viewing harmful web content? Is content filtering tech the answer or is education and discussion the key to keeping kids safe?...
01:12, 2019-04-16

Behind The Scenes At ClickHole: How We Create Viral Content The second episode of our acclaimed behind-the-scenes video series! Watch this video for an EXCLUSIVE LOOK at how the staff of ClickHole engineers th...
18:00, 2019-12-05

If Netflix wants to keep growing, it has to keep making content like ‘Rim of the World’ Screenwriter, producer, and director Drew Pearce once lamented to me that Hollywood has basically given up on the idea of making anything but blockbu...
15:24, 2019-05-26

Zuckerberg defends refusal to take down content that ‘goes against standards’ People of varied political beliefs are trying to define expansive speech as dangerous because it could bring results they don’t accept, Zuckerberg sa...
19:40, 2019-10-18

Facebook to pay US content reviewers more amid criticism SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is raising how much it pays U.S. contractors who do some of its most taxing work, including watching violent and other ...
21:00, 2019-05-13

Jon Favreau isn't just making 'Star Wars' content for the nostalgic Disney+'s upcoming live-action series "The Mandalorian" may be set in the "Star Wars" universe, but longtime obsessives aren't the only audience film...
23:37, 2019-10-22

IBM’s AI creates new labeled image sets using semantic content Researchers at IBM describe in a newly published paper an AI system that can synthesize image labels from only a few examples.Read More...
19:48, 2019-06-14

Merkel broadly content with EU pledge for climate neutrality German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she was broadly happy that EU leaders had committed to climate-neutrality by 2050, while acknowledging that Pola...
02:12, 2019-12-13

European parliament magazine 'filled with pro-Russia content' EP Today using articles from Kremlin-funded outlet RT, says EU disinformation taskforceAn EU taskforce responsible for tackling disinformation has re...
14:36, 2019-10-09

Foods with similar nutrition content affect the gut differently Researchers came up with an innovative approach for comparing foods with similar nutritional labels and found that they affect gut bacteria different...
10:52, 2019-06-17

Netflix is going to spend more than $17 billion on original content in 2020 With Disney+ and Apple TV+ both having made their debuts, and Peacock, HBO Max, and others slated to launch in the coming months, you might be wonder...
22:08, 2020-01-16

YouTube to adjust UK algorithm to cut false and extremist content Views via recommendations of such ‘borderline’ videos were halved in similar US trialYouTube is experimenting with an algorithm change to reduce the ...
19:52, 2019-08-27

Twitter suspends more than 160K accounts for terrorism content Twitter suspended 166,153 accounts between July and December last year for promoting terrorism, a 19 percent drop from the 205,156 accounts suspended...
20:44, 2019-05-09

Canopy provides a blueprint for privacy-focused content recommendations Built by former Spotify alums, Canopy is setting out to create a personalization engine that recommends content without invading your privacy.Read Mo...
15:40, 2019-09-18

Toy Story 4 content arrives in Big Fish mobile game Big Fish Games is adding new character-themed playsets and bonus chapters to its Toy Story Drop! mobile game with the launch of the Toy Story 4 movie...
15:16, 2019-06-21

Pokémon Sword and Shield get Expansion Pass content Pokémon Sword and Shield are both getting Expansion Passes that add new monsters and new places to explore. The content launches in two parts this ye...
16:12, 2020-01-09

Magazine aimed at MEPs 'filled with pro-Russia content' EP Today using articles from Kremlin-funded outlet RT, says EU disinformation taskforceAn EU taskforce responsible for tackling disinformation has re...
15:52, 2019-10-09

Facebook opens UK engineering hub to fight harmful content LONDON (AP) — Facebook is opening an engineering center in London that will build tech tools aimed at keeping harmful content off its site. The U.S. ...
11:12, 2019-06-12

Facebook raises wage for US content reviewers after criticism Facebook will pay at least $18 an hour to US contractors who do some of its most taxing work, including watching violent and other objectionable mate...
18:28, 2019-05-14

TikTok's local moderation guidelines ban pro-LGBT content Chinese-owned social media app bans such content even in countries where homosexuality has never been illegalTikTok’s efforts to provide locally-sens...
16:00, 2019-09-26

Facebook must delete defamatory content worldwide if asked Host providers such as Facebook can be ordered to remove remarks identical or equivalent to ones already deemed illegal, the EU's top court says. And...
13:16, 2019-10-03

Ex-Facebook worker claims disturbing content led to PTSD Former moderator suing social network in Ireland over health impact of scouring websiteA former Facebook moderator is suing the company, alleging tha...
18:20, 2019-12-04

Red Dead Online's Trader And Collector Roles Need More Content Back in September of this year, Rockstar added roles to Red Dead Online. These roles greatly improved the game, giving players something to work towa...
20:52, 2019-12-08

Facebook Can Be Forced to Delete Content, E.U.’s Top Court Rules Comments posted on the social network about an Austrian politician became a battle over the reach of European defamation laws on the internet....
17:52, 2019-10-03

Chrome will autoupgrade mixed content to HTTPS in February Google is continuing to shift the web to HTTPS using Chrome. In February, Chrome 80 will start autoupgrading mixed content to HTTPS pages.Read More...
19:44, 2019-10-03

Dropbox rolls out content suggestions to highlight files you may need most Dropbox is introducing a content suggestion feature to the web-based version of its cloud service, surfacing files and folders based on a user's acti...
15:24, 2019-05-02

'Of excellent content': Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump still write to each other North Korean leader promises to ‘seriously contemplate the interesting content’ of letter from US penpal who recently received a ‘beautiful’ noteThe ...
07:40, 2019-06-23

Netflix is targeting a huge new audience with its next big content push Netflix is eating up an increasingly large share of entertainment consumption time for Americans, who now have more choices than ever about what to b...
06:56, 2019-07-23

Facebook can be forced to remove content worldwide, EU court says BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s highest court ruled Thursday that individual member countries can force Facebook to remove what they regard as u...
21:08, 2019-10-03

Indonesia eyes biodiesel with 40% bio-content during 2021-2022 Indonesia, the world's largest palm oil producer, plans to implement a biodiesel program with 40% bio-content (B40) between 2021 and 2022, a governme...
06:28, 2019-12-10

Eden Immersive’s new enterprise headset is for ‘snackable’ VR content Eden Immersive unveiled a new VR headset kit for enterprise applications called the Snacker, a 3DOF headset without straps or head mount.Read More...
13:20, 2019-11-24

A look at ‘secret’ Facebook groups — and how hateful content is monitored on them The use of secret Facebook groups came under fire this week, after reports that U.S. border agents shared racist and sexist messages on them....
00:08, 2019-07-06

China criticizes ‘negative content’ in US defense bill BEIJING (AP) — Beijing is criticizing what it calls “negative content” about China in legislation before the U.S. Congress, saying it wou...
11:28, 2019-06-28

Mad Magazine plans to stop regularly publishing new content Mad Magazine plans to stop publishing regular issues containing original content this year....
18:44, 2019-07-04

Vice, Trying to Quit the Frat House, Focuses on Content for Others A new chief executive hopes that the TV and movie production business can help overcome significant difficulties elsewhere in the company....
23:00, 2019-05-22

Facebook could be launching a news service that will pay publishers for content The platform is criticised for taking advertising money away from newspapers and publications, forcing them to close...
11:36, 2019-08-09

Netflix is projected to spend over $17 billion on content in 2020 This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already hav...
16:00, 2020-01-17

Internet Archive denies hosting 'terrorist' content Europol has sent 550 "false" demands to the site asking for "propaganda" to be removed immediately....
15:20, 2019-04-12

How to upload audio content to SoundCloud directly from your iPhone Hollis Johnson You can upload content to SoundCloud directly from your iPhone by using the desktop version of the site in your preferred browser. You...
20:28, 2020-01-21

Huge ‘Game of Thrones’ Blu-ray box set comes with tons of bonus content Season 8’s shortcomings notwithstanding, HBO’s Game of Thrones was a landmark moment in popular culture whose influence is so pervasive i...
22:04, 2019-06-27

'Content Farm' Fires Workers After They Ask Where Their Meager Paychecks Are Mandatory.com is a website that features “funny stuff, viral videos, must-read features, and a whole lot of awesome,” according to its Twitter bio. I...
01:12, 2019-09-05

YouTube to ban hateful videos, Holocaust-denying content The Google-owned video-sharing platform has pledged to remove content that glorifies Nazi ideology or well-document events like the Holocaust and 9/1...
23:56, 2019-06-05

Snap is raising $1 billion to invest in content, AR, and possible acquisitions Snap said it will raise $1 billion in short-term debt and plans to invest in more media content, augmented reality features, and may buy other compan...
07:20, 2019-08-07

Snap is offering personalized video content through Bitmoji TV This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already hav...
16:52, 2019-12-31

Too much streaming content is causing viewer ‘paralysis’: Nielsen Stuck between The Rock and “A Quiet Place”? You’re not alone. Nielsen’s new Total Audience Report found that the average TV viewer takes ...
19:44, 2019-07-01

Facebook to tackle content with misleading health claims Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it was taking steps to reduce promotion of products based on misleading health-related claims....
17:40, 2019-07-02

Disney+ content is already starting to disappear, and fans are freaking out If you’re a Disney+ subscriber and have been planning to use the still relatively new streaming service to re-watch the original Home Alone, si...
17:04, 2020-01-03

SuperData: Millennials spend average of $112 a month on gaming content Millennials spend an average of $112 a month on gaming content. That is more than any other age group, including the Gen X and Gen Z demographics.Rea...
17:20, 2019-06-06

Phat Joe's Twitter account linked to hardcore pornographic content A look into local radio personality Phat Joe's Twitter account has revealed he often favourites tweets sharing mature adult content....
16:56, 2019-08-07

Facebook uses people to ‘label’ content, posing privacy questions INDIA/SAN FRANCISCO — Over the past year, a team of as many as 260 contract workers in Hyderabad, India, has plowed through millions of Faceboo...
21:04, 2019-05-06

Facebook can be forced to delete content worldwide, EU court rules The European Court of Justice ruling, which cannot be appealed, is seen as a defeat for Facebook and similar online platforms....
20:24, 2019-10-03

Facebook Takes Step to Police Content on Its Live Service When 51 people were killed in New Zealand, the suspect broadcast it live on Facebook. The massacre led to a global call to combat the spread of viole...
05:36, 2019-05-15

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: PS4 players get free exclusive PS Plus content Sony and Rockstar are giving away this essential Red Dead Online item for a limited time only....
16:12, 2019-07-13

Content Rated By: An Oral History of the ESRB excerpt — “Chairman of the TBD” "We strongly believe it’s time [for] the creation of a universal, responsible, reliable, understandable and independent rating system."Read More...
23:28, 2019-12-06

Fake European Parliament magazine EP Today filled with RT content A website and its social media accounts aimed at members of European Parliament is nearly a copy of Russia's RT, an EU report has found. Just 0.14% o...
18:52, 2019-10-09

Fifteen minutes of prestige: how Hollywood went long on short content Short-form content has graduated from YouTube to attracting big stars, big studios and big Hollywood backing. Is watching in snippets the future of T...
08:40, 2019-05-14

Sixense hires HTC Vive’s Joel Breton to run VR and AR content studio Sixense has hired HTC Vive's Joel Breton to run VR and AR content studio, dubbed Sixense Studios, as the company expands its software reach.Read More...
16:16, 2019-05-21

Breakfast cereals: 'Almost zero correlation' between health claims and nutritional content Four recent studies examined claims appearing on the packaging of food items. They compared the claims with reality and found a significant mismatch....
16:20, 2019-05-13

Facebook and YouTube remove content mentioning potential whistleblower's name Facebook and Google-owned YouTube are both removing content mentioning the potential name of the whistleblower whose complaint sparked a formal impea...
01:16, 2019-11-09

VR hit Moss gets new levels, story content for Oculus Quest’s May 21 launch The new Twilight Garden chapter is a timed exclusive for the Quest. Polyarc will add it as a free update to other versions of Moss in June.Read More...
15:16, 2019-05-14

YouVue launches platform for sharing and viewing 3D immersive content YouVue is coming out of stealth mode to launch a first-of-its kind 3D sharing platform that will provide immersive viewing on any device, anywhere.Re...
14:48, 2019-12-19

Goodale pledges $1M to UN extremism fund but mum on forcing content removal The pledge contained no updates on whether the Canadian government is still considering forcing social media companies to remove extremist content....
18:52, 2019-06-26

Facebook won’t remove doctored videos. Here are tools to help you verify content Here are some tips from experts on how to determine whether content on Facebook, Twitter or YouTube is real....
20:20, 2019-06-12

Baby Yoda, not content just to control all media, would like to commandeer the stereo, too Each week, a new episode of Star Wars spin-off show The Mandalorian airs. And each week, inevitably, 2019's It Boy, Baby Yoda, does something th...
17:28, 2019-12-02

7 Best Lavalier Mics For Creating Excellent Audio And Video Content Planning to start your own YouTube channel or make some tutorials? Having a mic with good sound recording quality is essential for creating such vide...
10:42, 2019-04-09

A New Study Claims Facebook Is Unknowingly Generating Terror Content A new study released on Thursday shows that terrorist groups are active on Facebook and the social media company may be unwittingly generating terror...
08:12, 2019-05-10

Facebook: Oculus Quest content sales hit $5 million in 2 weeks Facebook’s VP of AR/VR Andrew Bosworth reportedly said that Quest had seen $5 million in content sales in the first two weeks of launchRead More...
12:08, 2019-06-16

Democrat lawmaker introduces bill to cap nicotine content in vapes A U.S. lawmaker on Monday introduced a bill that seeks to regulate e-cigarette makers by capping the amount of nicotine in the vapes they manufacture...
20:12, 2019-10-07

Facebook's crackdown on dangerous content in groups could backfire, experts say Critics say ‘proactive’ approach could make questionable content harder to detectFacebook is changing its rules on private groups amid growing critic...
02:08, 2019-08-15

Facebook says it won’t remove misleading content during Canada’s federal election Representatives for Facebook Canada said they won’t remove doctored videos from the platform during Canada’s upcoming federal election campaign....
03:12, 2019-05-29

Cloudflare terminates 8chan account over ‘hate-filled’ content Cloudflare will terminate online message board 8chan as its customer after a shooter used the messaging forum before killing 20 people at a Walmart s...
13:48, 2019-08-05

8chan owner Jim Watkins faces grilling on extremist content The House Committee on Homeland Security subpoenaed Jim Watkins, the owner of the far-right Internet message board 8chan, as part of a probe into the...
23:44, 2019-08-14

WoW Classic's First Big Content Update Adds Dire Maul Dungeons Now that players have had a month and a half to get used to World of Warcraft as it was in late 2004, it’s time to scootch forward to early 2005. Tod...
20:48, 2019-10-15

Facebook Can Be Forced to Delete Content Worldwide, E.U.’s Top Court Rules The decision that individual countries can order Facebook to take down posts globally sets a benchmark for the reach of European laws governing the i...
21:24, 2019-10-03

Europe's top court: Facebook can be forced to remove content worldwide Europe’s top court ruled Thursday that a European judge can order Facebook and other online companies to remove content or block access to the photos...
19:32, 2019-10-03

Processed meat and cancer link depends on nitrite content The strength of evidence linking processed meats to colorectal cancer depends on whether the products contain nitrites, according to a recent review....
22:36, 2019-12-20

Facebook can be forced to remove illegal content worldwide: EU court Facebook can be ordered to police and remove illegal content worldwide, Europe’s top court said on Thursday, in a landmark ruling that rights advocat...
15:36, 2019-10-03

Control’s content roadmap teases Alan Wake expansion Control is getting a photo mode in the fall and a free new mode in December. Then in 2020, it'll get expansions with a potential Alan Wake crossover....
22:24, 2019-09-11

Republican senators slam Facebook for 'censorship' of pro-life content Four Republican senators blasted Facebook for 'censorship' over the tech giant's recent fact check of pro-life organization Live Action....
23:56, 2019-09-11

Fake European Parliament magazine EPToday filled with RT content A website and its social media accounts aimed at members of European Parliament is nearly a copy of Russia's RT, an EU report has found. Just 0.14% o...
12:52, 2019-10-09

YouTube won’t restrict simulated violence in video game content YouTube said it will not restrict violent video game content, after concluded simulated violence of movies and games is not the same as real world vi...
23:20, 2019-12-02

Ninja leaves Twitch for Mixer in the first big shot of livestreaming’s content war Ninja leaves Twitch to join Mixer exclusively. This is a big shakeup that indicates platforms are going to fight over content.Read More...
20:08, 2019-08-01

European spirits makers agree to calorie content labels Europe's spirits makers announced plans on Tuesday to list the number of calories and ingredients in spirit drinks, as businesses and regulators step...
13:36, 2019-06-04

Content: ABC's world-first series made for mobile – from the creators of Bluey The ‘vertical’ TV show from Australia unfolds entirely from the perspective of a wannabe influencer’s smartphoneAny snooty film critic worth their we...
10:04, 2019-08-28

Acast Access launches for podcasters to distribute their paywalled content to any app Podcasting powerhouse Acast has announced a new RSS-based service to help audio publishers distribute their paywalled content across any podcasting a...
13:52, 2019-05-02

Tinder wraps first video series in its original content push Tinder has wrapped filming on its first television series, as owner Match Group seeks to dive deeper into creating original content.Read More...
15:04, 2019-09-17

MAD magazine, a pioneer of modern satire, will soon cease publishing new content The once-subversive institution inspired generations of comedians and artists. NOw it will live on only as a publisher of nostaglia....
22:08, 2019-07-04

Facebook launches new rules aimed at stopping extremist content Facebook announced new the rules around its live streaming platform that it says would have stopped a deranged gunman from using the service to broad...
23:40, 2019-05-15

Indonesia eyes biodiesel with 40% bio-content between 2021-2022: minister Indonesia plans to implement a biodiesel program with 40% bio-content (B40) between 2021-2022, coordinating minister overseeing energy Luhut Pandjait...
04:48, 2019-12-10

Five-time TT winner Hickman "content" with World Superbike return Five-time Isle of Man TT winner Peter Hickman says he is "content" with his performance standing in for Markus Reiterberger at Donington Park in Worl...
15:52, 2019-07-08

Facebook bans deepfake videos and manipulated content from site Reuters Facebook said in an announcement on Monday that deepfake videos and manipulated media will be banned from the social media site. The company ...
08:08, 2020-01-07

Intellectual content tops menu at Sun Valley billionaires camp Fourth of July fireworks have come and gone, and that means one thing: A swanky Idaho resort is gearing up to host an annual “billionaires summer cam...
05:32, 2019-07-09

'Being mean is lucrative': queer users condemn YouTube over homophobic content Site’s waffling over harassment during Pride month was ‘not surprising’, YouTuber saysYouTube’s haphazard response to an anti-gay harassment controve...
07:32, 2019-06-08

Ford Is Content to Give the Fusion a Long, Painful Death The Ford Fusion sedan, like all of Ford’s small cars aside from the rough, tough, still-selling Mustang, is fighting its inevitable death by inching ...
19:24, 2019-06-06

Trump administration backs off plan to cut nicotine content in cigarettes The Food and Drug Administration has jettisoned a 2017 proposal to cut nicotine content in cigarettes to near nonaddictive levels....
21:12, 2019-11-20

Tech giants pledge to limit online terror content The pledge was made by executives at a Paris summit prompted by the New Zealand mosque attacks....
19:24, 2019-05-15

Ravelry, a Popular Knitting Site, Bans Pro-Trump Content The move set off a firestorm in the knitting world. “If it’s one way, then it should be both ways,” one knitter said. Others thought it was necessary...
00:24, 2019-06-25

NBC’s Peacock Streaming Service to Take a Different Approach From Its Rivals: Free Content (Bloomberg) — Comcast Corp.’s NBCUniversal said its upcoming streaming service will be free to everyone — with extra programming fo...
02:00, 2020-01-17

AI-generated fake content could unleash a virtual arms race Fractl created a fake marketing blog in less than an hour using publicly available AI tools. The implications for content on the web are frightening....
15:04, 2019-11-11

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 gets Operation Apocalypse Z content drop on PS4 on Tuesday Activision and Treyarch announced Operation Apocalypse Z, the new season of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 content coming tomorrow (July 9).Read More...
21:08, 2019-07-08

Studio brings Audioburst’s content library to third-party apps and websites Audioburst Studio lets users embed custom playlists and audio players into apps and websites, and even earn a cut of revenue from playback.Read More...
15:04, 2019-06-04

Instagram test designed to make users more trusting of content on the platform When Instagram first launched, it was known for the filters that users could apply to their photos, which would then be shared among members. The com...
19:48, 2019-05-07

AT&T's streaming service won't be expensive, includes HBO, Cinemax, Warner Bros. content Streaming services aren't a new thing, but the competition has been heating up only recently as companies like Netflix, Spotify and Sony report massi...
06:24, 2019-06-07

Disney Plus features a warning on some of its older content with 'outdated cultural depictions' Disney Plus Disney's streaming service, Disney Plus, launched Tuesday. Some of its older, potentially controversial content is presented unedited. Di...
20:12, 2019-11-12

How to unblock websites on an iPhone using Screen Time, and adjust other content restrictions Sergio G. Cañizares/Getty Images It's easy to unblock websites on an iPhone if you want access to certain sites after you've blocked them. You can un...
00:08, 2019-11-19

New Zealand and France to Seek Pact Blocking Extreme Online Content Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand said the “call to action” would include “specific expectations on governments and internet companies,” b...
10:44, 2019-04-24

Twitch's Latest Crackdowns On 'Sexual' Content Are Leaving Streamers Baffled Earlier this week, Twitch suspended a streamer named Quqco for wearing a cosplay of Street Fighter heroine Chun-Li on stream, deeming her outfit “sex...
01:44, 2019-09-18

Twitter targets ‘vile content’ as Kick It Out steps up pressure over racism • Anti-discrimination body demands ‘concrete change’ • Pogba, Rashford, Abraham and Zouma among those abusedTwitter has said it has taken action over...
20:36, 2019-09-04

Content Rated By: An Oral History of the ESRB excerpt — Pat Vance: Doing something good… I was intrigued by the ESRB position. At that point, I was looking to leverage my experience in the private sector, but do something “good” with it.R...
01:00, 2020-01-24

@DykeDigital Is the Instagram Account Producing High-Fashion Content For Lesbians "My mission is to create a space where lesbian-identifying creatives can just make what they want to make and for people to know that we are high fas...
12:52, 2019-06-17

Indonesia urges public to report civil servants over ‘radical’ content JAKARTA – Indonesia launched a website on Tuesday that would allow the public to report “radical” content posted by civil servants, as authorit...
20:08, 2019-11-12

Netflix just announced a massive slate of brand new content for the holiday season It will be at least a few days before we know everything that Netflix has in store for November, but if you’re looking for some festive content...
22:24, 2019-10-15

Francesco Molinari signs exclusive global content deal with GOLFTV "GOLFTV today announced a deal with reigning Open champion Francesco Molinari to produce a range of exclusive content for the live and on-demand vide...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Cognizant, a Facebook content moderation vendor, is reportedly quitting the business The professional services firm Cognizant will exit the content moderation business in the wake of investigations into poor working conditions at site...
02:40, 2019-10-31

Knitting site Ravelry bans pro-Trump content for ‘white supremacy’ Knitters and crocheters are divided over the site's new policy to ban pro-Trump content while allowing anti-Trump sentiment to flourish....
19:04, 2019-06-25

Content Rated By: An Oral History of the ESRB excerpt — “Parallel Tracks” "So, we needed to create a ratings board, staff it up, figure out the guidelines, and educate publishers as quickly as possible."Read More...
22:40, 2019-12-15

IOGear launches UpStream video-capture equipment for content creators IOGear revealed its lineup of UpStream video-capture products including a device similar to Elgato Cam Link as well as a prosumer-level microstudio.R...
15:28, 2020-01-06

Microsoft’s Flipgrid rolls out automatic transcription, AR tools, and Code.org content Microsoft-owned education platform Flipgrid announced the rollout of new automatic transcription and augmented reality features.Read More...
03:24, 2019-06-25

StreamElements helps brands work with livestream content creators more efficiently StreamElements has partnered with Magic: The Gathering maker Wizards of the Coast to launch SE.CAP, an integrated influencer marketing platform.Read ...
00:16, 2020-01-24

Content Rated By: An Oral History of the ESRB excerpt — “Doom to the Power of Ten” GUEST: GamesBeat is publishing this exclusive excerpt of Content Rated By: An Oral History of the ESRB. To help commemorate its 25th anniversary, the...
16:48, 2019-11-22

Mad magazine to largely stop publishing new content, end newsstand sales: reports After nearly seven decades of gap-toothed shenanigans, Mad Magazine will reportedly no longer be available on newsstands after issue #9 in August....
12:00, 2019-07-04

The New Gossip Girl Will Have a Twist, Lots of Queer Content and Nonwhite Leads Hey Upper East Siders, we've got some new Gossip Girl scoop for you. You know you love it. While speaking at VultureFest, Joshua Safran, the producer...
17:40, 2019-11-11

Snap debuts dual-camera Spectacles 3 glasses to create 3D AR content The maker of Snapchat has revealed its third-generation camera wearable, now with dual cameras for 3D AR capture and a much steeper price tag than be...
17:20, 2019-08-13

Google Search to stop indexing Flash content in late 2019 Google Search will stop indexing Flash content in late 2019, as the internet gears up to bid a (not so fond) farewell to Flash in 2020.Read More...
11:48, 2019-10-28

OnePlus SMS app taps AI to categorize messages and display content as visual cards OnePlus is adding a new AI-powered feature to its SMS app, one that automatically groups messages by category and displays the content as visual card...
18:08, 2019-09-26

Myst's universe to unfold across TV series, movies, and, apparently, "unscripted content" Paging Mia Farrow: Deadline reports that Myst, the iconic 1993 PC game you probably quit after being stumped by the first puzzle, will be expanded in...
20:36, 2019-06-26

OGN launches Creator Collective to give streamers better tools for esports content OGN, which has built a big esports network and esports content production business, unveiled the launch of its OGN Creators Collective.Read More...
20:08, 2019-10-17

NewsCred raises $20 million to build out its enterprise content marketing platform NewsCred, a self-described enterprise content marketing technology provider, announced that it's raised $20 million in venture capital.Read More...
15:16, 2019-07-11

Facebook reportedly in talks with news publishers to offer 'millions' for content The Wall Street Journal reported that the tech company was offering news executives as much as $3m a year to license storiesFacebook is reportedly in...
02:00, 2019-08-09

Facebook: Automation is a ‘blunt instrument’ for interpreting context around banned content Facebook has said that its automated tools are merely a 'blunt instrument' when it comes to interpreting context around defamatory content.Read More...
16:20, 2019-10-14

Twitter proposes flagging deepfakes, but would only remove content that threatens harm Twitter has proposed new features designed to help its users spot manipulated media, but plans to stop short of removing this content altogether.Read...
17:12, 2019-11-11

Marvel just announced all the new content coming to the ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Blu-ray and digital release Just hours after officially confirming that Avengers: Endgame will be returning to theaters with a few extra surprises, Marvel has revealed the dates...
16:16, 2019-06-26

Google Earth gets content creation tools for geography-focused presentations Enlarge / A Google Earth presentation in action. (credit: Google) Google Earth is getting a new content creation feature set. You'll now be able to m...
18:52, 2019-11-20

Revealed: Tory councillors posted Islamophobic content on social media Exclusive: dossier on 25 current and former councillors adds to pressure on Boris Johnson to launch independent inquiryTwenty-five sitting and former...
20:04, 2019-11-12

Facebook raises wages, improves conditions for contract content moderators Facebook announced that it'll bump the wages of contractors hired by vendors and provide new wellness tools and resources for content moderators.Read...
19:40, 2019-05-13

'MultiChoice Group will in future not carry content that includes Steve Hofmeyr on any of its platforms' MultiChoice will now actively avoid airing any content in which he might appear in future, including the broadcast of any library material that featu...
10:52, 2019-04-30

Europe's top court rules that EU courts can order Facebook to take down illegal content worldwide (FB) Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Courts in the European Union can order Facebook to remove worldwide comments by users of its service that have...
11:36, 2019-10-03

Inside TheMaven's Plan To Turn Sports Illustrated Into A Rickety Content Mill Now that Sports Illustrated’s three owners, Meredith Corp., Authentic Brands Group, and TheMaven, have completed the callous layoff of half of Sports...
21:28, 2019-10-04

TikTok hired former US lawmakers to review its content moderation policies after it was accused of censorship TikTok is a popular short-form video app owned by Chinese company ByteDance, the highest-valued private company in the world. Internal documents view...
16:16, 2019-10-16

Miley Cyrus' Mom Calls Her Out for Acting Like a "Bratty Millennial" for "Serving Content" on Vacation You're never too old to get in trouble with your mom! Miley Cyrus is currently living it up in Utah alongside her mom Tish Cyrus and sister Brandi ...
00:52, 2019-09-27

Shaq Makes Sleazy Low-Ball Reverse Pitch For Cheap Content For New TNT Show Shaq, that lovable character you can’t get enough of in his capacity as the grumbling grouch on TNT’s NBA studio coverage, apparently has a new docus...
05:16, 2019-08-29

Disney+’s The Mandalorian joins a long list of fake HDR content, analysis finds Enlarge / Pedro Pascal stars as the Mandalorian. (credit: YouTube/Disney Plus) High Dynamic Range (HDR) is the most notable new display technology fo...
22:32, 2019-11-26

Alcatel kids tablet for T-Mobile arrives with a rugged design, lots of content Alcatel is best known for its range of budget smartphones, but today the TCL-backed brand is switching things up by introducing a new tablet that’s g...
15:08, 2019-11-05

Teen Vogue pulls glowing Facebook story after 'sponsored content' accusations Story about efforts to ‘protect elections on Facebook’ gave company an uncritical platform to defend controversial policyTeen Vogue published and the...
23:12, 2020-01-08

Epic adds free Infinity Blade content to Unreal Engine Marketplace Epic Games is passing on more of its art assets to the Unreal Engine development community, adding material from the Infinity Blade series.Read More...
21:00, 2019-10-31

Netflix’s movie library is shrinking as company remains focused on original TV content As Netflix continues to pour billions of dollars into developing original content, the company’s once gargantuan library of movies continues to...
01:48, 2019-12-04

Google asks Android developers to categorize apps based on content and target age Google is asking Android developers for help correctly categorizing apps based on their target age group, partly to keep kids from using innapropriat...
16:56, 2019-05-29

Google limits content-blocking Chrome extensions that collect sensitive data Google's introducing a new extensions API in Google Chrome that's designed to limit content-blocking plugins that collect sensitive dataRead More...
19:44, 2019-06-12

Louis C.K. bans phones, sharing show content with disclaimer for upcoming tour The notice added a clause suggesting that audiences aren't allowed to quote his work for any reason at all....
19:32, 2019-05-06

Zuckerberg defends Facebook’s refusal to remove ‘newsworthy’ content that violates standards Facebook, Google, Twitter and other companies are trying to oversee internet content while also avoiding infringing on First Amendment rights. The pe...
02:16, 2019-10-18

Marvel’s Avengers devs talk end-game content, monetization, gigantic villains and more We sat down with Noah Hughes, Studio Creative Director of Marvel's Avengers to attempt to pin down the genre and features of this tantalizing hybrid....
09:00, 2019-07-18

FX loads up on some hot documentary content, including projects about Tupac Shakur, hip-hop, and true crime FX is keeping it real, in terms of content, as the network has announced five new docuseries and a feature-length documentary project. The docs touch...
23:40, 2019-08-06

Caught out that it was Abiy Ahmed, not Greta? I can help repurpose your rant content | Marina Hyde Don’t worry, angry pundits, provocateurs and alt-right conspiracists: you can still use those Nobel-prize attack linesHuge congratulations to the pri...
17:32, 2019-10-11

How to watch Amazon Prime on your iPhone and download content to your phone for offline viewing You can watch Amazon Prime on your iPhone from virtually anywhere, giving you access to your favorite Prime original series, TV shows, and movies. Yo...
20:48, 2019-11-18

Content Rated By: An Oral History of the ESRB excerpt – “Evolution, Expansion, and Enforcement” As Sony took off, so did the ESRB — which asks why Sony, at such a fragile stage of their console business, felt the need to take a strong stance.Rea...
01:32, 2020-01-14

When Violent Crime Is Your Fixation In “Savage Appetites,” the journalist Rachel Monroe investigates a peculiarly female attraction to murder cases....
11:20, 2019-08-20

A magazine retracted an essay with 'inappropriate and invasive content' about Pete Buttigieg after sparking backlash REUTERS The New Republic officially retracted an opinion essay titled "My Mayor Pete Problem" about 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Butt...
01:24, 2019-07-14

Channel 4 set to create content for YouTube and social media platforms to attract younger audience Channel 4 is to create content for YouTube and social media platforms in a drive to attract a younger audience, it revealed today....
14:28, 2019-06-11

Sen. Marco Rubio is asking the US government to investigate TikTok over claims it's censoring content that might upset China Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Marco Rubio, the US senator from Florida, has asked the US government to investigate TikTok, the globally popular short...
01:04, 2019-10-10

Disney+ Adds Disclaimers, Content Warnings to Movies Featuring Racist Characters and Tropes (NEW YORK) — Disney’s new streaming service has added a disclaimer to Dumbo, Peter Pan and other classics because they depict racist ster...
02:52, 2019-11-16

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare — Activision reveals massive Season One content drop Activision launched its biggest free content drop in history with the launch of Season One of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.Read More...
21:40, 2019-12-02

Traditional TV usage is declining across every demographic — here's how digital media companies are recreating content bundles This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. Business Insider Intelligenc...
12:36, 2019-07-02

Google and Reddit defend law protecting tech companies from liability for user-generated content A law giving tech firms legal protection from lawsuits over user-generated content remains critical to the internet’s future, Google and Reddit have ...
13:12, 2019-10-16

How consumers rank the top social platforms on privacy, misinformation, content relevancy, safety, and sharing This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence and is exclusively available to enterprise subscribers. To learn more about...
23:52, 2019-10-15

Coalition of governments and tech companies pledges to fight terrorist content, but U.S. refuses to join A Paris summit produced a broad but vague agreement to fight online terrorism that seemed most notable for the refusal of the U.S. to formally partic...
22:24, 2019-05-15

Facebook released a new policy that prohibits the majority of deepfake content on its platform — but it could fall short This story was delivered to Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already have access ...
16:32, 2020-01-08

Disney+ slaps content warning for 'outdated cultural depictions' on classic animated movies Disney’s new streaming service warns fans that they may encounter “outdated cultural depictions” while watching some of its older content....
14:56, 2019-11-13

TikTok hired former US lawmakers to review its content policies after facing backlash and accusations of censorship TikTok is a popular short-form video app owned by Chinese company ByteDance, the highest-valued private company in the world. Internal documents view...
16:40, 2019-10-16

Anno 1800 DLC release date: When does Sunken Treasures Season Pass Content go live? Blue Byte and Ubisoft have started to reveal more information about Game Update 4 for Anno 1800 ahead of its launch later this month - here's what yo...
10:00, 2019-07-23

U.K. Authorities Propose Making Social Media Executives Personally Responsible for Harmful Content U.K. authorities say they want to hold social media executives personally liable for harmful content circulated on their platforms in a new policy pa...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Mortal Kombat 11 Review: Flawless fighting marred by tedious grinding and content gating NetherRealm's latest game has a very strong core - one of the best fighting games of the generation! - but design choices outside of combat have left...
14:32, 2019-05-02

Ben Stokes was 'too good' for Australia in 'best Test innings', admits Australia captain Tim Paine Tim Paine admitted that Ben Stokes was simply too good for Australia as the England all-rounder produced an "unbelievable" knock to secure a key vict...
20:20, 2019-08-25

Is the 'Most Violent Street in America' Haunted? Over the years, Doyers Street has alternately been dubbed “Bloody Angle” and “Murder Alley” for the amount of killings that have occurred there....
20:32, 2019-10-26

Why Thirst Online Has Taken a Violent Turn Our online language of thirst has taken an incredibly violent turn, especially on social media, in recent years....
15:28, 2019-09-13

A 3D Encounter With a Violent Volcano’s Underbelly Scientists spent days aboard a helicopter with special sensors over a volcano to develop a picture of how its insides affect its frequent eruptions....
18:32, 2019-12-18

The Bug Pokémon Snom Is Actually Incredibly Violent Snom, a precious Bug/Ice type Pokémon that’s new to the series with Sword and Shield, appears unassuming at first glance. At least until you see the ...
18:32, 2019-11-20

US pipelines to get new safeguards against violent protests Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao is proposing sweeping new safeguards to protect the nation’s network of fuel pipelines — even those under constr...
16:20, 2019-06-13

TPD investigating violent armed robberies TUCSON- The Tucson Police Department is investigating armed robberies that have occurred around town. According to TPD, between May 18 and June 5, th...
07:24, 2019-06-07

A ‘violent tornado’ has touched down in Missouri JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a “violent tornado” has touched down in Jefferson City, Missouri, causing po...
09:04, 2019-05-23

Brooklyn HS turns violent again as administrators nowhere to be seen The hallways of Brooklyn’s Progress HS for Professional Careers again turned violent last week with staffers putting themselves in harm’s way to brea...
23:24, 2019-05-04

An uncritical Teen Vogue story about Facebook causes bewilderment about whether it's sponsored content before the entire article vanishes (FB) Teen Vogue published — and them deleted — an uncritical story about Facebook that has prompted widespread bewilderment. The story was abo...
19:16, 2020-01-08

Republican senators slam Facebook for 'censorship' of pro-life content as fact-checking group gets investigated Four Republican senators blasted Facebook for 'censorship' over the tech giant's recent fact check of pro-life organization Live Action....
01:28, 2019-09-12

Facebook to hire community reviewers to fact check content ahead of 2020 presidential election Facebook will recruit community reviewers to fact check content in a U.S. pilot program, as the social media platform looks to detect misinformation ...
08:04, 2019-12-18

Employees of TikTok in the US were reportedly pressured to censor 'culturally problematic' content that might offend the Chinese government China Stringer Network/Reuters TikTok, the viral video-sharing app, has faced increasing scrutiny over fears it censors content deemed offensive to t...
22:12, 2019-11-05

Exclusive: Tinder breaks into scripted original content, wraps filming first video series - sources Popular dating app Tinder has wrapped filming on its first television series, as owner Match Group Inc seeks to dive deeper into creating original co...
20:44, 2019-09-16

Children as young as two using social media, charity warns as it raises fears of exposure to harmful content Children as young as two are accessing social media, Barnardo's has said as it raised fears of addiction and exposure to harmful content....
01:44, 2019-06-11

Alternate social media site rolls out new technique to squash extremist content without violating First Amendment As prominent social media platforms from Facebook to Twitter to YouTube wrestle with how to stop jihadists, neo-Nazis and other extremists from disse...
19:40, 2019-07-10

Dying Light 2 release date news imminent as Techland promise obscene amount of new content Dying Light 2 is well into its production cycle, and now a Techland dev has announced that the game will be much more contact-packed and customisable...
11:04, 2019-05-27

Facebook to hire community reviewers to fact-check content ahead of 2020 presidential election Facebook will recruit community reviewers to fact-check content in a U.S. pilot program as the social media platform looks to detect misinformation f...
17:08, 2019-12-18

Violent seagulls are terrorizing England: ‘It could be fatal’ There's panic in the streets of London -- and across England -- over increasingly violent seagull attacks, with at least one terrified victim warning...
09:12, 2019-07-28

How rugby has helped me tackle violent impulses Raised in a north London crime family, Vinnie was out of control and armed by 13. Then a teacher at a pupil referral unit and the RugbyWorks charity ...
15:16, 2019-10-01

NYC schools were most ‘violent and disruptive’ in state last year New York City schools had the most “violent and disruptive incidents” in the state last year — accounting for more than half, with incidents includin...
04:52, 2019-08-14

Asteroid that could cause ‘violent’ sky explosions approaching Earth An asteroid that threatens to blast Earth with fiery debris will skim past our planet this weekend. The space rock is the size of a blue whale and wi...
20:12, 2020-01-03

Violent earthquake hits Papua New Guinea A powerful earthquake has struck an island chain off Papua New Guinea's north coast. A tsunami warning was briefly issued but later lifted. The exten...
21:12, 2019-05-14

Ohio shooter interested in violent ideology: FBI Armed with a semi-automatic gun, the Ohio shooter killed nine people including his own sister. Friends of the man told news outlets he had troubling ...
03:00, 2019-08-07

Machine Gun Kelly says he’ll ‘get help’ after violent interaction with stagehand 'Tonight the frustrations from my personal life came out on the stage,' the 'Til I Die' rapper wrote....
18:20, 2019-10-28

Adoption breakdown: 'No support' for violent children Three mothers talk about why they felt they had no choice but to give up their adopted children....
14:00, 2019-10-28

Violent Thunderstorms Kill at Least 7 in Northern Greece Six foreigners were said to be among the dead after intense wind and rain hit the Halkidiki region. More than 100 others were injured, officials said...
18:44, 2019-07-11

Violent offenders tracked by GPS in 24 London boroughs A killer is among knife offenders being tracked by satellite around-the-clock in the battle against violent crime....
11:40, 2019-11-11

‘Violent’ Hells Angels banned from the Netherlands AMSTERDAM – A Dutch court on Wednesday banned the Hells Angels motorcycle gang in the Netherlands, saying it had a track record of violent crim...
20:40, 2019-05-29

Over 12,000 potentially violent right-wingers in Germany, government says Over half of the 24,000 far-right extremists in Germany are potentially violent, the Interior Ministry has said. The opposition FDP wants extremists ...
17:28, 2019-05-03

Harvey Keitel: ‘I’ve never played a violent character’ The actor, 80, on childhood stuttering, not doing Twitter, keeping his powers and filming The IrishmanSuccess isn’t about awards. Success is continui...
15:04, 2019-11-16

ICC gives greenlight for probe into violent crimes against Rohingya Judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Thursday authorized an investigation into alleged crimes against humanity, namely deportation, wh...
18:56, 2019-11-15

At least 13 wounded in violent protests in Baghdad: officials The violence is the latest since protests in Iraq reignited last week after a brief lull amid soaring tensions between Washington and Tehran followin...
12:20, 2020-01-20

Nearly 13,000 violent rightwing extremists now living in Germany Scale of problem revealed as details emerge of suspect in pro-refugee politician’s murderNearly 13,000 violent rightwing extremists are living in Ger...
16:20, 2019-06-18

Iraqi PM says he will resign after weeks of violent protests Adel Abdul-Mahdi’s move comes after call for change of leadership from top cleric The Iraqi prime minister has announced his resignation after the co...
15:40, 2019-11-29

MPs call for dedicated police in violent schools The Home Affairs Committee says the government's violence strategy is "completely inadequate"....
05:48, 2019-07-31

MPs call for dedicated police for violent schools The Home Affairs Committee says the government's violence strategy is "completely inadequate"....
06:28, 2019-07-31

Lexington police accuse man in violent robbery LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police have made and arrest in a robbery case from two weeks ago, officials said. Authorities said 23-year-...
15:08, 2019-06-30

Violent protests over India’s citizenship law continue for 4th day The law, which saves religious minorities like Hindus and Christians in neighbouring countries, sparked outrage over its exclusion of Muslims....
19:32, 2019-12-14

Lebanon rocked by second night of violent unrest The violence comes ahead of political consultations that are expected to rename Saad Hariri as prime minister. His reappointment would likely further...
02:40, 2019-12-16

Biden says violent games are “not healthy” but not the cause of “carnage” Enlarge / US Vice President Joe Biden speaks to a roundtable of game industry representatives as ESA CEO Mike Gallagher and Attorney General Eric Hol...
17:40, 2019-08-06

Fat cells may explain why melanoma becomes 'aggressive and violent' Scientists find that fat cells transfer gene-altering proteins to melanoma cells, making them more aggressive. They also show a way to block this pro...
04:28, 2019-07-30

An uncritical Teen Vogue story about Facebook caused bewilderment about whether it's sponsored content before the entire article vanished (FB) AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Teen Vogue published — and then deleted — an uncritical story about Facebook that has prompted widespread bewilder...
19:40, 2020-01-08

YouTube just overhauled its rules for children's content, and it could have a major impact on both creators and the company's business (GOOG, GOOGL) Mateusz Wlodarczyk / Getty YouTube announced Monday that it is rolling out changes to revamp its policies surrounding children's content. The changes...
21:48, 2020-01-06

This List Of Decorative Placemats Is A Testament To Our Restraint At A Time When Literally Any ‘Game Of Thrones’ Content Whatsoever Would Go Viral The internet is obsessed with Game Of Thrones, and with the long-awaited series finale airing tonight, we could post pretty much anything at all abou...
19:12, 2019-05-19

Pinterest and The Knot are changing the way they deal with plantation wedding content after receiving criticism from a civil rights group Joe Sohm/Visions of America/Universal Images Group via Getty Images Pinterest and The Knot Worldwide have bowed to pressure from a civil rights group...
18:48, 2019-12-04

Facebook is raising the minimum wage of its contractors and content moderators after facing scrutiny over low pay and 'inhumane' working conditions (FB) AP Photo/Tony Avelar Facebook is increasing wages for its US contract workers. Content reviewers are getting pay bumps, as are roles like janitors a...
22:08, 2019-05-13

YouTubers Tana Mongeau and Jake Paul have called it quits after almost a year of petty drama and a wedding that was 'for fun and for content' MTV Tana Mongeau and Jake Paul have broken up. The YouTubers got together last April and got married in a whirlwind wedding in July. The pair both po...
13:28, 2020-01-03

Cardi B gets naked in violent music video for ‘Press’ Cardi B keeps claiming she doesn’t need more “Press, press, press, press, press” — but her raunchy new music video all but guarante...
19:36, 2019-06-26

Four dead after gunman goes on 12-hour 'violent spree' in Los Angeles Police have arrested suspect who fatally shot his father, brother and two others in the San Fernando ValleyA man fatally shot his father, brother and...
04:16, 2019-07-26

SpongeBob SquarePants accused of being 'violent' and 'racist' by academic The children's cartoon SpongeBob SquarePants has been accused of normalising the "violent" and "racist" colonisation of indigenous lands....
20:48, 2019-10-12

Migrants at overcrowded border facilities may become violent: DHS watchdog Migrants seeking asylum and being held at an overcrowded US Border Patrol facility in Texas could become violent due to the inhumane conditions, an i...
15:40, 2019-06-01

Cops search for suspect in violent Queens rape Cops are hunting for a brute in Jamaica who dragged a 27-year-old woman into an alleyway and raped her, police said Sunday. The violent encounter hap...
15:24, 2020-01-19

ICC green-lights probe into violent crimes against Rohingya Judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Thursday authorized an investigation into alleged crimes against humanity, namely deportation, wh...
22:16, 2019-11-19

El Clasico result overshadowed by violent clashes outside Camp Nou Nine people were arrested and at least 60 injured as violent clashes outside Camp Nou overshadowed last night's El Clasico....
14:36, 2019-12-19

Police seek man in violent rape in Jamaica, Queens Police Saturday released the name and photo of a man they say raped and brutally attacked his female acquaintance inside his Queens home this week. T...
07:28, 2019-06-02

Pete Doherty arrested again in Paris, for violent behavior Paris authorities say British singer Pete Doherty has been arrested for the second time in the space of a week...
16:44, 2019-11-11

Ibrahimovic banned for violent conduct in LA Galaxy victory "LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was handed a two-game ban for violent conduct after he grabbed New York City goalkeeper Sean Johnson by the nec...
13:08, 2019-05-18

Violent ‘The Hunt’ movie ads pulled following U.S. mass shootings An abundance of angered viewers took to social media to chastise the film companies for their timing in releasing the “insensitive” content....
21:44, 2019-08-08

Man, girl missing after violent storm in Switzerland: police A man and six-year-old girl are missing after their car was swept away by a torrent of mud triggered by a flash flood in southwestern Switzerland, po...
12:20, 2019-08-12

Hong Kong pro-democracy protests turn violent again Police fire teargas at protesters after they deface a Chinese flag, set fires and vandalise a stationProtesters in Hong Kong trampled a Chinese flag,...
15:32, 2019-09-22

Trilobites: A Violent Splash of Magma That May Have Made the Moon The object thought to have formed our lunar companion may have smashed into a baby Earth still covered in a fiery ocean....
20:48, 2019-05-01

Violent ‘Fortnite’ made me the world’s meanest mom — and I’m fine with it I am the meanest mom in the world: I won’t let my kid play “Fortnite Battle Royale.” My objections may be futile — with 200 million regis...
12:24, 2019-05-02

Violent clashes continue in India over new citizenship bill Protests spread to Delhi as BJP government accused of making Muslims second-class citizens Violent clashes erupted in Delhi amid allegations a new ci...
20:04, 2019-12-13

'Dad died violent death in dementia care unit' John O'Reilly died a week after being pushed by another patient at a dementia care unit in County Armagh....
16:20, 2020-01-20

Celebrated Non-Violent Indie Game Is Now A Gun In Rainbow Six Siege Sometimes, two great tastes go great together. Chocolate and peanut butter. Peanut butter and ice cream. Ice cream and Reese’s peanut butter cups. Ma...
02:44, 2019-12-14

Violent 'yellow vest' protests break out in Nantes Protests in the western French city of Nantes grew violent as police fired tear gas in clashes with protesters. At least 18 people have been reported...
21:00, 2019-09-14

Haiti fuel shortages spark violent protests Crippling fuel shortages have triggered large anti-government protests in Haiti, bringing cities to a standstill. Angry demonstrators are demanding P...
00:00, 2019-09-22

ICC gives green-light for probe into violent crimes against Rohingya Judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Thursday authorized an investigation into alleged crimes against humanity, namely deportation, wh...
20:00, 2019-11-19

Gemini Man Is a Violent Interpretation of the Spider-Man Pointing Meme Will Smith stars—twice—in the newest trailer for the Ang Lee-directed movie that couldn't exist 20 years ago, Gemini Man....
20:08, 2019-07-25

UN peacekeepers intervene after violent clashes in South Sudan Nepalese blue helmets deployed in Lakes state after 79 people die in fighting between Gak and Manuer communities UN peacekeepers have been sent to So...
09:44, 2019-12-06

Hong Kong airport reopens after violent protests Hong Kong airport has reopened after being shut down by two days of violent clashes between police and protesters. Airport authorities said they had ...
04:16, 2019-08-14

De Blasio admits city should do more to get violent vagrants off streets Mayor Bill de Blasio made a rare admission Tuesday — telling Fox Business anchors that the city could do more to get violent vagrants off the s...
04:52, 2019-08-14

Jailed Catalan leaders call for end to violent protests Plea comes as Madrid says violence will be met with ‘firm, proportional and united’ responseThe nine Catalan leaders jailed this week over their role...
14:32, 2019-10-16

Colombia: Renewed protest rallies turn violent Civilians first began venting their frustrations over President Ivan Duque's government in November 2019. Protesters are angry at perceived corruptio...
02:04, 2020-01-22

DUIs might predict if a gun owner will commit violent crime Convictions for driving under the influence may be linked to the risk of being arrested for subsequent violent crimes, a new study of legal gun owner...
21:44, 2019-10-02

London milkmen given personal alarms following violent robberies Milkmen are being issued with personal attack alarms in response to an escalation in violent robberies....
10:52, 2019-10-07

Yellow vest protest in Brussels turns violent BRUSSELS (AP) — A yellow vest protest march is turning violent in Brussels with demonstrators pelting buildings and police using pepper spray in conf...
16:36, 2019-05-26

Germany: Pro-Kurdish protest turns violent in Herne Several people have been injured at a pro-Kurdish rally in Herne, Germany, as protesters trashed a kiosk and a Turkish-owned cafe, police have said. ...
06:20, 2019-10-15

Spain's Catalan region rocked by third day of violent unrest Catalonians enraged over the imprisonment of separatist leaders are presenting Madrid with one of its biggest challenges in months. The latest violen...
01:32, 2019-10-17

Deepfake videos could 'spark' violent social unrest Software that can make convincing fake videos could spark social unrest and violence, experts warn....
18:12, 2019-06-13

8 German men charged over plan to start violent uprising BERLIN (AP) — German authorities have indicted eight far-right extremists on suspicion they planned to start a violent uprising. Federal prosecutors ...
14:04, 2019-06-28

US briefing: Democratic debate, impeachment and violent cities Friday’s top story: Buttigieg in the firing line as presidential candidates clash in LA. Plus, why WeWork went wrongGood morning, I’m Tim Walker with...
12:28, 2019-12-20

Anti-Russia protests turn violent in Georgia Riot police in Georgia have fired rubber bullets and tear gas as demonstrators tried to enter the national parliament building. An invite for a Russi...
09:08, 2019-06-21

How humans evolved to be both shockingly violent and super-cooperative The origins of our paradoxical nature lie in murder and self-domestication. It's a weird story that may even explain why our species came into existe...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Dayton authorities confirm shooter had ‘violent ideations’ "Subsequent material has revealed an orientation toward violent ideologies which elevates this case to one of federal interest."...
02:04, 2019-08-07

Silent but violent, Daniel Dubois is everything the heavyweight division needs Who is Daniel Dubois, and what makes this quiet man the most exciting heavyweight prospect in the world? Elliot Worsell finds out The post Silent but...
14:44, 2019-07-20

‘Violent’ tornado rips through Missouri, fatalities feared A powerful tornado ripped through the state capital of Missouri on Wednesday evening, downing power lines and doing damage that could include fatalit...
09:48, 2019-05-23

Bolivia protests: Student dies after violent clashes The unrest has been ongoing since President Morales' controversial reelection last month amid accusations of vote rigging. The main opposition leader...
08:44, 2019-11-07

Teen charged in shooting outside NYC school has violent rap sheet The teen accused of shooting a 16-year-old girl outside her Queens high school has a rap sheet that includes a pair of armed stick-ups and a violent ...
19:56, 2019-10-31

Instagram reveals it took down millions of pieces of harmful content last quarter, including child abuse imagery and terrorist propaganda (FB) AP Photo/Mark Lennihan Facebook has published its biannual Transparency Report, which discloses how much problematic content it took action against o...
19:20, 2019-11-13

Controversial startup Rev has barred children under 18 from contracting for the site after reports that transcriptionists had to transcribe sexual and child assault content Shayanne Gal/Business Insider Rev has barred children under 18 from contracting for the site after Business Insider reported that freelancers listene...
16:20, 2019-11-27

Nearly half of British teens exposed to harmful social media content - but two-thirds don't report it, study finds Nearly half of British teenagers have said they have been exposed to harmful content on social media, but two-thirds did not report it, a survey has ...
07:28, 2019-06-14

China accuses UK of supporting violent Hong Kong protests Beijing has accused Britain of "basking in the faded glory of British colonialism" and reminded the former colonial power of Hong Kong's status. Fore...
11:40, 2019-07-04

China says violent Hong Kong protests are 'totally intolerable' Beijing’s liaison office says storming of parliament is ‘an extreme challenge’ to the rule of lawThe Chinese government has issued a strong condemnat...
08:12, 2019-07-02

Professor who beheaded lover allegedly had violent tryst with another pupil The Russian professor who beheaded his student-turned-lover and planned to commit suicide dressed as Napoleon Bonaparte had threatened to mutilate an...
21:16, 2019-11-13

Yoenis Cespedes has ankle fractures after ‘violent fall’ on ranch It’s going wrong for the Mets everywhere. General manager Brodie Van Wagenen announced Monday that Yoenis Cespedes suffered right ankle fractur...
22:56, 2019-05-20

'BB 13': Sidharth, Vishal And Asim Get Violent During Luxury Budget Task Bigg Boss Season 13 January 2 Update: Shehnaaz got hurt when Sidharth and Asim ran aggressively to collect the items...
19:24, 2020-01-02

Video captures violent brawl set off after student bumps into teacher A high school teacher in Maryland went berserk and attacked a student who bumped into her in a classroom, setting off a “horrific” fight that was cap...
19:24, 2019-11-18

At least 2 dead, dozens injured as violent tornado rips through Oklahoma At least two people are dead and dozens others injured after a devastating tornado struck El Reno, Oklahoma, on Saturday night. The powerful storm le...
00:20, 2019-05-27

NYPD investigating violent child mugger in Morningside Park Police say a 12-year-old girl took part in a string of brutal muggings of female victims last month near Morningside Park, and they’re looking for mo...
01:44, 2019-05-19

After violent protests, Pentagon says that anyone who tries to overrun the US embassy in Baghdad will 'run into a buzzsaw' DoD photo by British Lt. Col. Adrian Weale The Pentagon has issued a stern warning against future attacks on US diplomatic outposts in Iraq, with Cha...
18:16, 2020-01-02

350 detained after yellow vest protest in Brussels turns violent A yellow vest protest march was taken over by black-hooded demonstrators and turned violent in Brussels, forcing authorities to detain a few hundred ...
20:52, 2019-05-26

Rugby meets MMA in the violent Russian sport of kila – video Russia’s Native Games continued in the Tambov region of central Russia last weekend, with the ancient game of kila a highlight.In a game thought to d...
14:12, 2019-08-29

Lebanon to release demonstrators detained after night of violent protests The public prosecutor said those detained during the riots would be released except those with other pending cases. It was not clear how many would r...
14:00, 2020-01-19

News coverage of violent events may contribute to 'cycle of distress' (Reuters Health) - In the wake of violent events like mass shootings or natural disasters, people who watch the most media coverage of the story are ...
00:00, 2019-04-26

Paris hit by violent protests as workers cut power to thousands of homes Authorities say 615,000 people took to streets across France in continuing pensions standoffPolice fired teargas and charged at demonstrators in cent...
20:16, 2019-12-17

Hong Kong protesters return to streets a day after violent clashes Thousands march in Tseung Kwan O area as separate rally is held in Western districtProtesters have taken to the streets of Hong Kong for another roun...
15:24, 2019-08-04

Hong Kong protests: police arrest more than 20 after violent clashes Tense standoffs follow peaceful march with police resorting to teargas and pepper spray on third consecutive day of mass protest Demonstrators in Hon...
07:08, 2019-08-04

Violent weather kills three in Missouri, floods rivers in Oklahoma A relentless barrage of violent weather in the central United States left three people dead on Thursday, local media said, as tornadoes raked across ...
19:44, 2019-05-23

Kevin Hart Released From Hospital 10 Days After Violent Car Crash Kevin Hart is on the road to recovery. The comedian was discharged from the hospital on Wednesday, according to multiple outlets. Hart's release co...
02:52, 2019-09-12

Kids who play violent videogames may be more likely to pick up a gun and pull the trigger (Reuters Health) - Children who either played or watched a videogame that included gun violence were more likely afterward to handle a gun and pull t...
22:36, 2019-05-31

Violent clashes over Catalan separatist leaders' prison terms Chaos at Barcelona airport as protesters react to sentencing over 2017 bid for independence Catalan independence: what is the story?Key figures in th...
20:32, 2019-10-14

SpongeBob SquarePants is ‘violent, racist, whitewashes US history’: prof A professor has branded SpongeBob SquarePants a “violent and racist” series that “whitewashes US military rampages”. Writing ...
22:32, 2019-10-14

Tolerance key to tackling violent extremism: UN counter-terrorism chief The head of the UN Counter-Terrorism Office (UNOCT) has highlighted the importance of tolerance in combating the “corrosive spread” of violent extrem...
23:12, 2019-12-19

Chaos in Hong Kong chamber over violent attack on activist Carrie Lam abandons chamber again after lawmakers decry assault on protest leader The Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has again been forced from the legi...
09:56, 2019-10-17

Priest labeled as sexually violent admits Missouri crimes ST. LOUIS (AP) — The man who became the first U.S. priest to be labeled sexually violent for crimes in Illinois has admitting abusing two boys in Mis...
22:28, 2019-05-30

Fewer people injured in violent attacks - A&E data study Figures indicate a rise in knife crime recorded by police is not part of a wider upsurge in violence....
06:20, 2019-04-12

Dayton authorities confirm shooter had ‘violent ideations’ during update "Subsequent material has revealed an orientation toward violent ideologies which elevates this case to one of federal interest."...
00:12, 2019-08-07

Montenegro: 18 opposition lawmakers held after violent protests against religious law Protesters threw a tear gas canister and vandalized the parliament building. Critics have said the law discriminates against the Serbian Orthodox Chu...
15:36, 2019-12-27

White House: Trump to watch violent parody, ‘condemns it’ A still from a video reportedly shown at an event at a resort owned by President Donald Trump. Photo via NBC News WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House s...
16:28, 2019-10-14

Hong Kong descends into chaos as violent protests intensify After two months of demonstrations, Hong Kong ground to a halt Monday during a violence-filled general strike that saw protesters blocking trains dur...
20:24, 2019-08-05

‘A good, quiet kid’: California school shooting suspect not seen as violent People who knew the 16-year-old boy suspected of killing two students in a burst of gunfire at a high school outside Los Angeles described him as a q...
03:08, 2019-11-15

FBI says Dayton gunman who killed nine explored 'violent ideologies' – live Bureau to conduct ‘thorough, methodical’ investigationTrump not welcome in El Paso – Democratic congresswomanSign up for the US briefing and get a ne...
23:08, 2019-08-06

Violent clashes break out near stadium as Barcelona take on Real Madrid Violent clashes between protesters and riot police broke out outside the Camp Nou stadium as Barcelona took on Real Madrid....
00:36, 2019-12-19

Dayton shooter embraced ‘violent ideologies’ before massacre: authorities The Dayton gunman fell under the sway of “violent ideologies” and had an “obsession” with mayhem before he killed nine people...
23:40, 2019-08-06

Officers put on leave amid probe of recorded violent arrest DOVER, N.J. (AP) — Three police officers in a New Jersey town have been placed on paid administrative leave as authorities investigate a violent arre...
17:52, 2019-05-21

China blames US for backing Hong Kong 'violent separatists' The US should stop sending the wrong signals to "violent" protesters in Hong Kong, China has warned. Washington has raised a travel warning as furthe...
13:20, 2019-08-08

Support for Hong Kong’s rebels wavers after most violent week yet Although many remain sympathetic to the cause, citizens are becoming increasingly fearfulOne crisp and sunny morning last week, the normally busy roa...
12:28, 2019-11-17

Sadiq Khan: Time for cannabis rethink to cut violent crime Sadiq Khan today called for a rethink on cannabis laws and policing amid concern about the links between drugs and violent crime....
12:44, 2019-11-01

Jamaica extends travel warning due to rise in violent crime The warning mentions that security forces will be able to have more freedom in conducting searches and seizures, detaining any persons of interest....
01:12, 2019-08-14

Sudan protests turn violent as Omar al-Bashir is charged Heavy gunfire in Khartoum after ousted president charged over killings of protesters and transition deal moves closerViolence has flared in Sudan’s c...
02:08, 2019-05-14

UN mission in DR Congo appeals for calm as violent protests continue The head of the UN peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has met with national authorities in the wake of an attack agai...
22:32, 2019-11-25

Violent protests in Ecuador force government to move – video Ecuador’s president, Lenín Moreno, has moved his government from the capital in Quito to the port city of Guayaquil amid violent protests over the en...
14:36, 2019-10-09

Violent storm kills six foreigners in northern Greek resorts Six foreigners including two children were killed and more than 100 other people injured when a violent, short-lived storm lashed northern Greece ove...
12:28, 2019-07-11

‘Mortal Kombat 11’ lives up to its reputation: Brash, fun and ridiculously violent You'll be left slack-jawed by the close-up piercings, stabbings, and guttings. It's certainly not one for the kids....
22:56, 2019-05-03

Bronx woman arrested for violent Manhattan group attack A Bronx woman was arrested for her role in a brutal Upper West Side attack that left a woman with a fractured face, police said. Trinity Velez, 18, o...
17:24, 2019-10-26

1 dead at least 10 injured in violent incident at school in eastern Finland One person is dead after a violent incident at a school in a shopping center in Kuopio, a town in eastern Finland, police said on Tuesday....
13:36, 2019-10-01

Police hunt gang behind violent north London break-ins Police are hunting a violent burglary gang wanted for at least five "frightening" break-ins across north London....
10:44, 2019-05-03

Violent Femmes: Hotel Last Resort review – vigorously middling (PIAS)The only way after the dire first track is up; splashing the punk folk ire around rock’n’roll and AmericanaIn 2007, bass player Brian Ritchie e...
17:04, 2019-07-26

Mass grave in Poland embodies the violent beginning of the Bronze Age Enlarge / This is the Late Neolithic mass grave at Koszyce, Poland. (credit: Image courtesy of Piotr Wodarczak) Sometime between 2880 and 2776 BCE,...
19:00, 2019-05-15

Browns RB Kareem Hunt vows he’s changed after violent past BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns running back Kareem Hunt knows only his actions will help him outrun a violent past. Hunt spoke Wednesday for the first tim...
21:40, 2019-05-15

In Latin America, colonialism’s violent, seemingly inescapable legacy Marie Arana argues that the clash of civilizations still resonates, hundreds of years later....
14:48, 2019-08-23

Pair of violent robbers targeting Manhattan women: cops They’re Manhattan’s Bonnie and Clyde. A male-female duo of violent purse snatchers is stalking Chelsea and Midtown, punching female victi...
21:20, 2019-09-24

Hong Kong airport: Flights resume after violent protests Hong Kong airport has reopened after being shut down by two days of violent clashes between police and protesters. Airport authorities said they had ...
04:32, 2019-08-14

Violent fans banned from entering Brazil for Copa America RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian Justice Minister Sergio Moro says soccer fans with a record of violence have been banned from Brazil as the country p...
18:20, 2019-05-13

Eight London boroughs named as the worst for violent youth crime Eight boroughs were today named as the worst for violent youth crime as Sadiq Khan warned that violence had "become normalised" for some young London...
11:56, 2019-07-15

Former Bloomberg, Giuliani aides say de Blasio must fix violent homeless problem The blame for a growing, more violent homeless population on city streets rests squarely with current City Hall policies, officials with the Giuliani...
02:52, 2019-10-06

Dozens dead after days of violent protests rock Iraq At least 72 are dead in Iraq and hundreds more were injured after four days of protests and unrest in Baghdad Saturday, according to Reuters. A curfe...
15:04, 2019-10-05

Podcast: Did Marquez's "violent" Thailand practice crash rattle him? Marc Marquez comes into MotoGP's Thailand race with a 98-point lead in the championship and his first opportunity to seal a sixth premier class world...
18:20, 2019-10-04

Bloomberg proposes ending cash bail for many ‘non-violent’ crimes Bloomberg, stumping in Jackson, Miss., said he would provide federal “incentives” or aid to states that reduce or eliminate the use of cash bail for ...
21:40, 2019-12-03

2 killed, dozens injured as violent protests in Iraq continue Security and hospital officials say two protesters were killed and 15 wounded early Saturday by security forces who fired live rounds at them in the ...
14:36, 2019-11-30

Doctors in India strike over violent attacks by patients' families Nationwide walkout prompted by vicious assault on junior doctor at Kolkata hospitalAbout 800,000 doctors across India went on strike on Monday to dem...
15:48, 2019-06-17

NYPD responds to violent dispute between Midtown construction workers The victim was stabbed on 30th Street and Fifth Avenue just before 9 a.m. by a suspect who then hopped into the passenger seat of a Honda....
19:24, 2020-01-09

High temperatures can lead to more violent crime, study finds Researchers found that days with a high of more than 85 degrees spurred a 2.2 percent rise in general crime and a 5.7 percent increase in violent cri...
17:44, 2019-06-18

Ecuador moves government out of capital as violent protests rage Protesters in Quito throw petrol bombs and ransack public buildings in fuel subsidy demonstrationsEcuador’s president, Lenín Moreno, said he has move...
11:28, 2019-10-08

Ebola could spread if ‘violent attacks’ continue in Congo, WHO warns The ominous statement comes amid escalating violence nine months after the outbreak began....
20:44, 2019-05-11

Violent clashes overnight in Lebanon leave dozens injured The nationwide uprising against the country's ruling elite has remained overwhelmingly peaceful since it began on Oct. 17. But as the political deadl...
13:40, 2019-11-27

‘Jett’ creator pushed for ‘pulpy and sexy and playful and violent’ Carla Gugino went from a tragic matriarch swanning in a mansion in “The Haunting of Hill House” to a master thief in “Jett” — with little time in bet...
02:00, 2019-06-13

Bigg Boss 13: Siddharth Gets Violent, Pushes Mahira During The Task Bigg Boss Season 13 November 5 Update: Siddharth Shukla forcefully snatched a sack from Mahira's hand, after which she fell on the floor...
20:44, 2019-11-05

Proving Hitchcock Right, Birds Attacks Are Turning Violent This Summer Red-winged blackbirds and other avian species are stepping up their divebombing attacks on humans. ‘I’m yelling at him, and he’s yelling at me.’...
17:08, 2019-07-15

Violent coup attempt foiled in Ethiopia, prime minister says ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s government foiled a coup attempt in a region north of the capital, Addis Ababa, and the country’s mili...
15:40, 2019-06-23

Celebrated Non-Violent Indie Game Is Now A Gun In Rainbow Six Siege [Update] Sometimes, two great tastes go great together. Chocolate and peanut butter. Peanut butter and ice cream. Ice cream and Reese’s peanut butter cups. Ma...
22:28, 2019-12-14

Hong Kong leader: We are prepared to ‘stamp out’ violent protests Hong Kong’s chief executive said that her government is prepared to use police to “stamp out” violent protests — two days a...
17:52, 2019-08-27

‘Barry’: Bill Hader on That Intensely Surreal and Violent Episode “We might have jumped the shark,” Hader said about Sunday night’s episode. “If we did, well, who cares?”...
05:36, 2019-04-29

Walmart, ESPN pull violent game marketing following shootings Enlarge / ESPN feels its audiences don't want to see Apex Legends scenes like this "given the swirl of that moment." Some of the biggest corporati...
17:08, 2019-08-09

The Watchmen pilot is as violent, thought-provoking, and humorous as the graphic novel On the back of the 2005 reprint of Alan Moore and David Gibbons’ masterpiece Watchmen, there’s a pull quote from Damon Lindelof, showrunner of the cu...
04:28, 2019-10-21

Lebanon postpones talks to name new prime minister after violent weekend The clashes were the most violent since daily anti-government demonstrations erupted in Lebanon in mid-October. The protests have plunged Lebanon int...
14:04, 2019-12-16

‘Rioters’ shot as violent protests continue in Iran, state TV says Amnesty International believes the unrest and crackdown that followed, beginning in mid-November, killed at least 208 people. An Iranian judiciary of...
13:36, 2019-12-03

SpongeBob' is a 'violent,' 'racist' colonizer, says University of Washington professor SpongeBob SquarePants has millions of fans around the world, but one University of Washington professor is certainly not among them....
23:12, 2019-10-11

No, Walmart Isn't Telling Its Stores To Remove Violent Video Games One day after Walmart asked employees to remove signage for “violent” video games, a news report said that Walmart is going one step further and ceas...
01:20, 2019-08-10

Walmart removes violent video game display after 2 shootings Walmart is removing violent video game displays and signs from its stores nationwide, but its policy on gun sales remains unchanged. Following shooti...
20:16, 2019-08-09

Spain braces for more rain after hail piles up during violent storms Cold front heads towards east of country and Balearics as Madrid reels from flash-floodsParts of eastern Spain and the Balearic islands are bracing f...
13:44, 2019-08-27

England supporters involved in violent clashes with police in Prague • Three Lions fans throw bottles towards officers in riot gear• Twenty arrests made in city’s Old TownEngland supporters have been involved in violen...
21:28, 2019-10-11

£1m boost to sports projects that keep young Londoners out of violent crime Sport projects keeping young Londoners away from violent crime are to receive a £1.1 million boost to help children "turn their lives around"....
14:00, 2019-07-30

Police departments investigating cops’ racist, violent posts Police departments in at least five states are investigating their officers’ social media feeds after the weekend publication of a database tha...
22:52, 2019-06-05