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U.K. Conservatives misrepresented BBC article in Facebook ads: fact-checker

UK fact-checking charity Full Fact found that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's party has been funding ads on Facebook that link to a BBC article with a...

U.K. Conservatives misrepresented BBC article in Facebook ads: fact-checker

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Facebook's only Dutch factchecker quits over political ad exemption ‘Final straw’ was refusal to allow partner to mark dubious claims by far-right partiesFacebook’s only Dutch factchecker has quit over the social netw...
14:24, 2019-11-27

What is Article 370 on Kashmir in India's Constitution? And why is Article 35A so significant? India's government has announced plans to revoke the special consitutional status of its portion of Kashmir a certain level of autonomy....
16:40, 2019-08-05

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

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

'The article should've been written in crayon': Exchange boss hits out at Vanity Fair article claiming traders made billions off stock bets timed to Trump comments Drew Angerer/Getty Images Last week Vanity Fair published an article claiming that mysterious traders made roughly $3.5 billion off stock bets timed ...
14:40, 2019-10-25

UK Conservatives ramp up Facebook election ads LONDON – Britain’s governing Conservative Party has ramped up its campaigning efforts on social media platform Facebook with a surge of ads hig...
23:16, 2019-12-02

Trump bashes Facebook, Twitter for ‘censorship’ of conservatives President Trump took aim at social media giants Facebook and Twitter in a series of tweets Friday evening, claiming the platforms have unfairly censo...
02:56, 2019-05-04

Majority of conservatives don’t trust Facebook to treat everyone equally, study says A whopping 76.7 of conservatives don’t trust that Facebook treats all of its user equally, regardless of political beliefs, according to a new poll....
22:16, 2019-07-09

Boris Johnson claims his remarks were 'misrepresented' to Kim Darroch Tory frontrunner says former US envoy confirmed TV debate was a factor in his resignationBoris Johnson has robustly defended his role in the resignat...
20:36, 2019-07-12

Nunes acolyte misrepresented himself to Trump as Ukraine expert The decorated Army officer who testified to House investigators on Tuesday told lawmakers that a close associate of Republican Rep. Devin Nunes “misr...
18:24, 2019-10-30

Climate scientist says Sky News commentators misrepresented his views on drought Exclusive: Andy Pitman says ‘misspoken’ statement has been used by Alan Jones, Chris Kenny and Andrew Bolt to dismiss links between climate change an...
20:00, 2019-10-24

Democrats defend Rashida Tlaib over misrepresented Holocaust comments Party leaders rallied behind the congresswoman after Republicans mischaracterized her ‘calming feeling’ remarksFollow the latest in US politics – liv...
21:32, 2019-05-14

Testimony: Nunes acolyte misrepresented himself to Trump as Ukraine expert The decorated Army officer who testified to House investigators on Tuesday told lawmakers that a close associate of Republican Rep. Devin Nunes “misr...
20:48, 2019-10-30

Scott Morrison says Australia's record on climate change misrepresented by media PM trumpets his country’s achievements in address to UN general assemblyScott Morrison signalled that Australia is unlikely to update its emissions r...
00:44, 2019-09-26

Scientist says rightwing thinktank misrepresented her Great Barrier Reef study Tara Clark says the central claim of the Institute of Public Affairs’ YouTube film attacking her coral report is wrongA coral scientist whose work is...
18:40, 2019-11-18

Fox News pollster Braun Research misrepresented impeachment poll: analysis The poll released last week by Fox News that claimed most Americans favor the impeachment of President Trump underrepresented Republican and independ...
03:16, 2019-10-13

I Asked An AI To Write An Article Like I Would And Here's What I Got I’m sure you’ve all read articles about how very soon robots will be coming to take our jobs: self-driving cars taking our driving jobs, self-assembl...
23:44, 2019-11-04

Now Pay Attention, Dear Reader. No, Not to That Article, to This One. The subject of attention is everywhere in publishing these days, spanning disparate genres from self help to satire to fiction....
23:16, 2019-04-18

Article 13: A guide to the new EU copyright rules and the ban on memes What is Article 13? How does it affect the way you use the internet? Should you be worried? Your questions answered about the EU's new copyright rule...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Only in D.C.: Article 1 of the 14th Amendment is an applause line Writer-performer Heidi Schreck brings her moving and funny “What the Constitution Means to Me” to the Kennedy Center....
04:28, 2019-09-14

Article 13: UK helps push through new EU copyright rules The UK supports a final vote in favour of new online copyright rules, but some EU nations objected....
15:36, 2019-04-15

Journalist Misses His Deadline on Manson Article. By 20 Years. Tom O’Neill, the author of a new book about the Manson murders, finds that the accepted narrative of the crimes doesn’t quite add up....
12:28, 2019-07-28

Times apologizes for tweet, revises Kavanaugh article NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times is under fire for its story about a new sexual misconduct allegation against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh...
17:56, 2019-09-16

This 2002 Article About The Cadillac Cien Will Break Your Heart Again GM didn’t know how good it had it in 2002. We were years away from the Recession, from the bailout, and Americans were clutching to consumerism like ...
19:32, 2019-11-19

Joe Hammond's final article: ‘I’ve been saying goodbye to my family for two years’ Last year the author wrote about parenting with motor neurone disease. Here, he reflects on the end of lifeIn the beginning I was just a dad who fell...
11:48, 2019-12-14

Amazon Prime Day 2019: Every deals article we’ve written so far Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Amazon Prime Day 2019 is happening this Monday and Tuesday on July 15-16, 2019. It will be live for 48 hours (the long...
09:28, 2019-07-15

Trump condemned for retweeting article that named Ukraine whistleblower Trump retweeted post by re-election campaign account Advisers have told Trump not to disclose name in publicDonald Trump is inching dangerously close...
19:16, 2019-12-27

'Islamophobia a bogus label': Jewish Chronicle under fire over article Melanie Phillips says that the term ‘is used to silence criticism of Islamic world’The Jewish Chronicle has come under criticism from Jewish groups a...
11:16, 2019-12-18

Chinese court rules AI-written article is protected by copyright A court in Shenzhen, China, has ruled that an article produced by AI is protected by copyright, representing a notable milestone for AI as a creative...
23:04, 2020-01-10

Shady Market G2A Offers To Pay Journalists To Run Pre-Written Article Defending Them G2A, a third-party gray market for game keys, doesn’t exactly have a sterling reputation, given the accusations of sub-par security, developer disenf...
20:48, 2019-07-08

Johnson will write to EU requesting article 50 extension, court told Government pledge appears to contradict claim Brexit will happen on 31 OctoberLatest Brexit news - live updatesThe UK government has promised a court...
16:28, 2019-10-04

Jeremy Corbyn hit by Labour infighting as MP calls to revoke Article 50 A fresh bout of Labour infighting over Brexit erupted today as party chiefs met before a conference showdown over a second referendum....
13:05, 2019-09-17

Maine Democrat Jared Golden to vote for one article of impeachment against Trump A House Democrat who represents a Trump district in Maine said he plans to split his votes Tuesday on the two articles of impeachment against the pre...
16:16, 2019-12-18

New York Times revises Brett Kavanaugh article, apologizes for tweet The newspaper has also apologized for an offensive tweet that was sent out to promote the weekend article....
18:12, 2019-09-16

Chechen refugee in Germany fined after sharing DW article on Islamic State A court in Augsburg has fined a refugee from the Chechen Republic after he shared a DW article on his Facebook page. According to the ruling, he prop...
02:00, 2019-08-23

SB Nation Deletes Racist Article Full Of Jokes About Domestic Violence One unfortunate side effect of having thousands of lowly paid people running a network of hundreds of team sites that drive traffic for a billion-dol...
21:32, 2019-09-13

Caroline Calloway Points Out ''Really F--ked Up'' Part of Viral Article in First Major Interview It's been roughly 48 hours since Natalie Beach revealed her role in the making of influencer Caroline Calloway. Since then, Caroline has posted phot...
05:52, 2019-09-13

Meghan Markle's dad reportedly said he shared her letter with the press after a 'glowing' article misconstrued it Getty Meghan Markle's father told the Mail on Sunday that he shared a letter from his daughter Meghan with the press because he felt a previous artic...
11:36, 2019-10-06

Brexit latest: Liberal Democrats move to officially back revoking Article 50 The Liberal Democrats are poised to officially back revoking Article 50 as they try to position themselves as the most pro-EU political party in the ...
00:36, 2019-09-10

I wanted to read an article about black motherhood that wasn’t a horror story. So I wrote it myself. Coverage of the community has revolved around high maternal mortality rates, but I needed to read about our joy....
18:52, 2019-09-04

Article 370: India begins process to revoke Kashmir's special status The Indian government has started the process of revoking a law that gives special privileges to the Kashmir region....
10:24, 2019-08-05

Watch: Nancy Pelosi shoots Dems an icy stare after impeachment article passes Nancy Pelosi shot down cheers from her own party with a stare and a hand gesture as she gaveled in the passage of the first article of impeachment ag...
05:24, 2019-12-19

SUNY professor pens article titled ‘Seeing poor white people makes me happy’ A professor at SUNY Old Westbury is offering a lesson in hate. Nicholas Powers, an associate professor of literature at the taxpayer-funded public co...
23:52, 2019-06-29

Newsweek's Ilhan Omar cover, article, slammed for 'normalizing' hate, anti-Semitism Newsweek magazine is in hot water for “normalizing” hate after featuring embattled Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar as the cover story about how she shi...
16:16, 2019-04-10

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23:32, 2019-10-01

Columnist E. Jean Carroll Accuses Trump of Violent Sexual Assault In Harrowing NY Mag Article New York magazine’s The Cut published an excerpt on Friday from longtime advice columnist E. Jean Carroll’s forthcoming memoir What Do We Need Men Fo...
19:52, 2019-06-21

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20:32, 2019-09-10

Brexit news LIVE: Court to decide whether Boris Johnson can be forced to seek Article 50 extension Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to find out today whether he can be forced by the courts to request an Article 50 extension....
08:12, 2019-10-07

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Court to decide whether PM can be forced to seek Article 50 extension Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to find out today whether he can be forced by the courts to request an Article 50 extension....
09:52, 2019-10-07

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson won't be forced to request Article 50 extension, court rules Boris Johnson will not be forced to write to the EU requesting an Article 50 extension if he fails to get a Brexit deal, a court in Scotland has rule...
14:28, 2019-10-07

Kellyanne Conway loses it on reporter in 7-minute phone call over article mentioning her anti-Trump husband REUTERS/Joshua Roberts White House counselor Kellyanne Conway unloaded on a reporter during a seven-minute phone call for mentioning her husband in a...
23:40, 2019-10-24

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Court dismisses move to force PM to seek Article 50 extension A Scottish judge has today dismissed a move to force Boris Johnson to ask for a Brexit delay....
15:04, 2019-10-07

Brexit news latest: Theresa May 'was warned that triggering Article 50 was a bad idea' Prime Minister Theresa May was warned that triggering Article 50 so promptly was a bad idea, the former ambassador to the EU has told MPs....
18:32, 2019-07-16

Facebook wants you to know it makes Instagram and WhatsApp, so it's changing the Facebook logo to make that clear (FB) Paul Sakuma/ AP As of Monday, Facebook has a new logo. Notably, the new logo won't replace the currently existing logo for the social media service n...
18:48, 2019-11-04

The head of Facebook's controversial new cryptocurrency project explains why you don't need to trust Facebook for it to work (FB) REUTERS/Erin Scott David Marcus, the Facebook executive heading the firm's cryptocurrency efforts, says that the system is designed in such a way tha...
07:16, 2019-10-18

Facebook rebrands as FACEBOOK: can capital letters save a toxic brand? The company’s new logo is designed to bring a ‘sense of optimism’ to the brand that brought us the Cambridge Analytica scandalForget Facebook: meet F...
03:16, 2019-11-05

Facebook's new payment service will let you send money without fees across Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger (FB) Facebook Facebook Pay is a new payment service that will let users send and receive money across the Facebook family of apps— Facebook, Messeng...
21:32, 2019-11-12

Facebook is the reason Trump got elected, says Facebook exec who ran advertising during the 2016 election, 'but not for the reasons anyone thinks' (FB) Getty/Business Insider During the 2016 US presidential election, the Russian government used Facebook and other social networks to influence the elec...
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Facebook to partner with major media companies for ‘Facebook News’ News Corp CEO Robert Thomson and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg will share a stage in New York City on Friday to discuss plans to feature news stor...
18:24, 2019-10-25

Instant Games will migrate from Messenger to Facebook and Facebook Gaming tab Facebook has decided to migrate its Instant Games play sessions from Facebook Messenger to Facebook itself and the Facebook Gaming tab.Read More...
21:04, 2019-07-25

Facebook Calls Truce With Publishers as It Unveils Facebook News The social network introduced a new section of its mobile app dedicated to news content, offering stories from a mix of publications....
12:40, 2019-10-25

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02:16, 2019-08-10

Mark Zuckerberg claimed Facebook was founded with political expression in mind. A former Facebook exec called that 'pretty obviously incorrect.' Georgetown/Facebook During a recent speech at Georgetown University, Mark Zuckerberg depicted Facebook's origin as rooted in enabling open political ...
17:20, 2019-10-29

Facebook refuses to fact-check political ads, and it's infuriating employees and lawmakers. Here's why the issue has become Facebook's latest major controversy. (FB) Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The last few weeks have been especially tumultuous for Facebook. The latest issue concerns political advertising on Fac...
15:36, 2019-11-07

Facebook Cryptocurrency Plans Have a Problem: Facebook’s Reputation Lawmakers raised broad concerns about the company’s Libra effort at a Senate hearing on Tuesday....
11:56, 2019-07-22

Facebook wants to let you share your WhatsApp status to Facebook and Instagram What’s the first thing you can think of when you hear that Facebook is considering allowing WhatsApp users to share their status updates to Fac...
02:24, 2019-06-28

Facebook will let you reduce the number of political ads you see on Facebook and Instagram AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Facebook announced new features surrounding political and social issue ads on its platforms. A new feature will allow people t...
14:24, 2020-01-09

Sadly, you now need a Facebook account to start using Facebook Messenger Facebook Messenger is one of the popular instant messaging apps out there, although it’s not Facebook’s most popular one — that&rsq...
12:52, 2019-12-27

Facebook Messenger now requires a Facebook account to sign up New users can no longer sign up for Messenger without creating a Facebook account, a spokesperson confirmed to VentureBeat.Read More...
00:48, 2019-12-27

How to delete your Facebook account on an iPhone using the Facebook mobile app Shutterstock If you wish to delete your Facebook account on an iPhone, you can do so easily via the Facebook mobile app, though the company makes it ...
23:04, 2019-10-28

Facebook Pay unites payment service across Facebook’s apps Facebook Pay is a unified payment service through which users across its platforms including WhatsApp and Instagram can make payments without exiting...
08:44, 2019-11-13

Facebook exec acknowledges some people won't be 'comfortable' using a financial product built by Facebook but says Mark Zuckerberg isn't giving up — even if it takes decades (FB) Aaron P. Bernstein/Reuters Despite losing seven key partners including PayPal, Visa and Mastercard last month, Facebook continues to pursue its finan...
19:32, 2019-11-05

How to request money on Facebook using the Facebook Messenger app Shutterstock You can request money on Facebook through the Facebook Messenger app. To request money from someone on Facebook, you first have to start...
20:08, 2020-01-13

Conservatives to name new leader in June Former Conservative MP Lisa Raitt, who is co-organizing the race, said the rules for the race remain a work in progress, but the committee setting th...
22:32, 2020-01-03

The conservatives who cried censorship For months, mainstream conservatives and far-right personalities have complained about an unfair, illegal bias in Big Tech. President Trump has openl...
19:44, 2019-08-08

Evangelical magazine Christianity Today calls for Donald Trump's removal from office in 'watershed' article Donald Trump's removal from office is about "loyalty to the Creator of the Ten Commandments", a leading Evangelical magazine has claimed....
11:00, 2019-12-20

Google's history of clashing with conservatives A former Google engineer who claims he was fired for his conservative beliefs isn't the first person to claim the Silicon Valley giant's office cultu...
15:48, 2019-08-06

Greek conservatives poised to win election Greece's New Democracy party is projected to win Greece's parliamentary election, according to exit polls....
18:40, 2019-07-07

AP Interview: EU elections could be boon for conservatives PRAGUE (AP) — The European Parliament is expected to be a different legislature after next week’s election and leading Czech conservative lawma...
09:20, 2019-05-15

Conservatives look set to form gov’t after Australia vote SYDNEY (AP) — Prime Minister Scott Morrison looks set to form a majority government as counting of votes from Australia’s election allays fears...
05:48, 2019-05-20

Conservatives pick up seats in New Brunswick Ten ridings are in play in New Brunswick, and Global News will have a breakdown of each of them as results come in....
03:32, 2019-10-22

Five shows that bring liberals and conservatives together Liberals and conservatives have wildly different TV-viewing habits -- but these 5 shows bring everyone together....
17:12, 2019-07-02

In 2020, conservatives need to get a handle on nationalism “I think we are going to address spending at some point," White House acting budget director Russ Vought told us late in 2019....
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Greek conservatives win big in local elections Greeks have returned to the ballot box after the ruling Syriza party suffered a crushing defeat in elections to the European Parliament. Candidates f...
23:36, 2019-06-02

Conservatives much better at dating than liberals, survey says It’s a Grand Old Party — especially if you’re single. Conservatives are much better at dating than liberals, according to a new survey by an over-50 ...
06:24, 2019-11-08

Conservatives can't win cultural wars without capitalist ones The current mini-fracas fracturing the Right has little to do with President Trump or even tone, as Sohrab Ahmari insists, but rather which trade-off...
00:56, 2019-05-31

Germany's conservatives divided on how to cope with far-right AfD Two politicians in Angela Merkel's CDU have drawn their bosses' anger for suggesting their voters share goals with the AfD. The conservative party re...
19:36, 2019-06-21

Germany's conservatives back ban on tobacco ads Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc has dropped its longstanding opposition to curbs on tobacco advertising. Health advocates welcome the br...
00:00, 2019-12-11

Pope calls attacks from US conservatives an ‘honor’ ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE — Pope Francis said Wednesday it was an “honor” to be attacked by US church conservatives and their Catholic media allie...
21:48, 2019-09-04

The Londoner: Peer loses patience with Conservatives Chuka Umunna wins backing of Tory peer Baroness Wheatcroft | Prince Andrew's operatic end | Pizza Express has a busy weekend | Mary Beard returns to ...
13:00, 2019-11-18

Conservatives brace for a battering in UK local elections LONDON (AP) — Voters in many parts of Britain are electing local councils, with the governing Conservatives bracing for a backlash over Brexit and ot...
17:28, 2019-05-02

Bill Kelly: Conservatives aren’t getting the message The fact that many longtime Conservatives have shunned this latest incarnation of the Conservative Party should raise red flags, Bill Kelly says....
16:28, 2019-11-07

German conservatives renew calls for a burqa ban Deputy leader of the Christian Democrats has joined other CDU members in calling for a burqa ban in Germany. The calls come after the Netherlands imp...
15:16, 2019-08-02

Conservatives pledge to boost Ofsted rather than scrap it Boris Johnson wants to strengthen the education watchdog but opposition parties want a new body....
03:08, 2019-11-29

UK Conservatives start race to replace Theresa May Eleven candidates are vying for the leadership of Britain's oldest political party, and the keys to 10 Downing Street. Brexit brought down Theresa Ma...
07:44, 2019-06-10

Here’s How Conservatives Are Using Civil Rights Law to Restrict Abortion Six states passed laws in 2019 banning abortions once a “fetal heartbeat” is detected, which can be as early as six weeks into pregnancy....
17:32, 2020-01-02

Australia's conservatives keep power in 'miracle' election win Despite trailing the Labor party in polls, Prime Minister Scott Morrison will remain in power following Australian elections. He dedicated the victor...
19:24, 2019-05-18

Conservatives Are Furious Over Trump's One Not-Horrible Idea One of the only ideas that’s even close to being good ever proposed by the Trump administration is the proposal to limit drug prices based on what ot...
23:00, 2019-07-29

Britain’s Conservatives set to reveal new prime minister Party officials will announce whether Johnson or rival Jeremy Hunt has won a ballot of about 160,000 Conservative members....
13:04, 2019-07-23

UK Conservatives set to narrow field in leadership campaign LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Conservative Party is holding the first round of knockout voting in the race to replace Prime Minister Theresa May. The...
11:28, 2019-06-13

What to watch for when Angela Merkel's conservatives meet From questions of party leadership to the future of Chancellor Angela Merkel's government, much is at stake at the CDU conference. DW looks at the is...
17:20, 2019-11-21

'Star Wars' star Mark Hamill says he quit Facebook over its stance on political ads — but he's still posting to Instagram, which Facebook owns (FB) Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty "Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill announced on Sunday that he was quitting Facebook in protest of the company's handling of politi...
22:44, 2020-01-14

Facebook pledged $1 billion to help fix California's affordable housing crisis one day before Mark Zuckerberg was due to address a claim that Facebook ads were enabling housing discrimination ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images On October 22, Facebook pledged $1 billion to help fix California's affordable housing crisis. The ann...
01:40, 2019-10-24

'Can you get Facebook on Roku?': No, but you can still browse Facebook on your TV — here's how Amazon You can't get Facebook on Roku anymore. There used to be apps that let you connect your Facebook account, but they've all been removed. If you...
17:20, 2019-12-23

Facebook changes product branding to FACEBOOK Instagram and WhatsApp are among products that will carry the new branding in the next few weeks....
12:08, 2019-11-05

Facebook Argues Against Breaking Up Facebook On Thursday, Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes penned an editorial in the New York Times calling for the company to be broken up, its subsidiaries Ins...
15:20, 2019-05-12

Conservatives complain to UK regulator over Channel 4 climate debate Britain's Conservative Party made a formal complaint to regulators on Thursday after broadcaster Channel 4 said it would not accept any Conservative ...
21:04, 2019-11-28

Remembrance Day sermon dug up by Conservatives taken out of context: Liberal candidate In a tweet posted Sunday, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer's communications director claimed Liberal candidate Rob Oliphant had said he was "conflic...
22:20, 2019-09-23

Conservatives promise to reduce tax rates for small businesses Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is pledging to repeal changes to the tax system that led to a near war between small business and the Liberal gover...
18:20, 2019-09-24

Conservatives: Government, not big tech, is still the biggest threat to liberty Josh Hawley, a Missouri Republican, is becoming a rising star in the GOP by taking on big tech. As the youngest member of the Senate, Hawley appears ...
21:20, 2019-06-26

Conservatives’ anti-harassment policy for candidates almost complete A party spokesman said the recommended code of conduct and harassment policy aimed specifically at candidates would be ready by the time the campaign...
01:12, 2019-09-07

Can Andrew Scheer’s Conservatives steer around Doug Ford? 'Ford and Scheer are like gifts to Trudeau,' says political science professor Laura Stephenson....
12:08, 2019-06-25

U.K. Conservatives feud with TV channel that replaced Johnson with ice sculpture The party complained to Britain's broadcast watchdog, Ofcom, over what it called "a provocative partisan stunt."...
16:52, 2019-11-29

Conservatives say Liberals need to be ‘upfront’ about price of big campaign promises The Liberals and Conservatives are at odds over the Liberal Party's use of the Parliamentary Budget Officer for campaign platform estimates....
19:28, 2019-09-18

Conservatives open up 19-point lead with 47% share of the vote Latest Opinium/Observer poll shows Tories capitalising on retreat of Brexit party as manifesto is unveiledThe Conservatives have taken a commanding 1...
00:08, 2019-11-24

Polish conservatives win vote, but lose Senate majority Final results from the parliamentary election confirm the conservative Law and Justice party has won a narrow majority in the lower house. PiS also f...
06:20, 2019-10-15

UK election: Boris Johnson's Conservatives win majority — as it happened Results show a sweeping victory for Boris Johnson's Conservatives and a historic defeat for Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party as concerns over Brexit appe...
10:56, 2019-12-13

Twitter criticizes UK Conservatives for 'fact-check' rebrand Twitter has criticized UK PM Boris Johnson's Conservative Party for misleading the public by changing the name of one of its accounts to resemble a f...
10:52, 2019-11-20

General election 2019: How many 'new' NHS hospitals are Conservatives building? It's not six completely new hospitals - some involve redeveloping existing buildings and sites....
17:12, 2019-12-04

House conservatives offer seniors better healthcare options with nothing taken away An emerging axiom in politics is that the political party that is trying to take healthcare choices away from people loses, and the opposing party wi...
17:48, 2019-11-19

UK's Johnson replaced by ice block in TV debate, Conservatives cry foul British broadcaster Channel 4 represented Prime Minister Boris Johnson with a block of melting ice in a prime-time election debate on the environment...
22:24, 2019-11-28

Protest in Madrid as conservatives suspend ban on most polluting cars Thousands protested in Madrid on Saturday against the suspension of curbs on polluting cars by the new conservative city hall, raising fears that env...
21:44, 2019-06-29

Pence marshaling conservatives for 2020 Trump reelection In the 2016 election, the naysayers in the media, even on the Right, didn’t think that Donald Trump would pull in evangelical and conservative suppor...
16:40, 2019-08-05

Austria: Ruling conservatives fined €800,000 for campaign over-spending The ruling Austrian People's Party were fined by an independent watchdog for spending around €6 million more than was allowed in the 2017 election. T...
18:00, 2020-01-15

A paid parental leave plan conservatives can support Due to the current state of political affairs, one could be forgiven for forgetting that the legislative branch is, in fact, sometimes capable of leg...
20:36, 2019-12-06

Gay conservatives join fight to kill liberal Equality Act Gregory T. Angelo thought he had the perfect plan after he resigned as president of Log Cabin Republicans, the leading GOP LGBT group....
00:52, 2019-06-08

Conservatives should change how they think about global warming. I did | Jerry Taylor The uncertainty of climate change is an argument for – not against – decarbonizing the economy as quickly as possibleFor 23 years, I worked at a libe...
08:20, 2019-06-10

Conservatives pledge to stop release of raw sewage into waterways The Conservative party promised Wednesday to work with provinces and municipalities to stop raw sewage from being dumped in waterways, but didn't spe...
19:28, 2019-10-02

Conservatives Big Mad at George Lopez Joke, Apparently Want PC Comedy In a stunning turn of events, conservatives on the internet seem to be making a plea for comedy to become softer? Dare I say, perhaps more politicall...
01:16, 2020-01-08

Conservatives are trying to legitimise the use of violence to make Brexit happen AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth Boris Johnson has threatened "grave consequences" if he doesn't get his way on Brexit. Officials in his government have ...
15:00, 2019-10-02

ANALYSIS: Conservatives may or may not need a new leader, but they certainly need a revamped ground game Switching leaders won't necessarily fix a rusting Conservative election machine that looks like it needs an overhaul, David Akin argues....
00:04, 2019-10-31

Google's CEO is making his case to conservatives in a bid to ward off regulation Twitter/Kaitlin Bennett Mistrust of Big Tech is one of the few issues that has strong bi-partisan agreement. With the backdrop of last month's news t...
18:48, 2019-10-03

Conservatives Are Flipping Out Because the New York Times Said Slavery Was Important In the past few days, the New York Times has been rolling out the 1619 Project, a hugely ambitious effort to mark the 400th anniversary of the arriva...
15:24, 2019-08-19

Austria: Coalition between Greens and conservatives given green light Austria's environmentalist Green party has approved a deal reached earlier this week to form a coalition government with the conservative People's Pa...
17:56, 2020-01-04

Japan conservatives want to reverse how people write names A century ago, Japan promoted the Western custom of using a first name followed by a family name. Now some conservative Japanese politicians want a r...
14:40, 2019-09-26

Fracking: Have the Conservatives left open the back door? The Conservatives are accused of harbouring ambitions to revive fracking after the general election....
15:04, 2019-11-12

Germany's Greens overtake Merkel's conservatives in poll first Germany's Green Party has, for the first time, outperformed Angela Merkel's ruling Christian Democrats in a poll. While the Green made major gains, l...
17:36, 2019-06-01

Greek conservatives poised for victory in local polls Greeks have returned to the ballot box after the ruling Syriza party suffered crushing defeats in both EU and local elections. Seats in Athens and Th...
16:16, 2019-06-02

French conservatives protest bill allowing IVF for lesbians PARIS — Several thousand conservative activists of all ages marched through Paris on Sunday to protest a French bill that would give lesbian couples ...
21:16, 2019-10-07

Greek conservatives dominate second round of local elections ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Conservative-backed candidates have won 12 of 13 of Greece’s regions and captured the majority of Greece’s cities, ...
22:44, 2019-06-02

Conservatives must articulate a response to Medicare for All, or socialism wins Most healthcare proposals — including Medicare for All, Medicare at 50, a public insurance option, expanding Obamacare, and allowing the federal gove...
18:24, 2019-07-01

Boris Johnson extends lead in UK Conservatives' leadership race Boris Johnson has increased his lead in the race to succeed Theresa May as Britain's next prime minister. Rory Stewart has been eliminated from the c...
20:28, 2019-06-19

Conservatives’ Andrew Scheer promises tax cut for lowest income bracket Scheer made the pledge in Surrey, B.C. -- part of the volatile voting area that is B.C.'s Lower Mainland....
20:44, 2019-09-15

Conservatives confirm Scheer holds dual Canada-U.S. citizenship The issue of dual citizenship has proven a thorny one in the past for politicians vying for senior leadership roles....
23:44, 2019-10-03

Germany's conservatives issue anti-nationalist, pro-Europe rallying cry Germany's CDU and CSU have kicked off their European election campaign with a demonstrative display of unity, pledging to fight for European values, ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Scheer’s Conservatives rake in more than double the donations of Trudeau Liberals in Q1 The long Canadian winter of 2019 was good for at least one thing: filling the war chests of the country's political parties....
12:52, 2019-05-01

Contrary to widespread belief, conservatives should support Cadillac Tax repeal The House of Representatives this week will vote on H.R. 748, the Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019. It is expected to pass the Hou...
18:12, 2019-07-17

Conservatives warn of ‘setback’ if WNBA owner put in Ga. Senate seat President Trump is winning new support from conservatives and anti-abortion advocates in his pressure campaign on Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp to appoint ...
17:28, 2019-11-27

Rory Stewart quits the Conservatives and says he won't stand at the next general election Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images Rory Stewart quits the Conservatives and says he won't stand at the next general election. The former Cab...
10:56, 2019-10-04

Sarah Wollaston joins Lib Dems after defecting from Conservatives to Change UK Sarah Wollaston has joined the Liberal Democrats after defecting from the Conservative party to Change UK....
23:52, 2019-08-14

Canada: why Doug Ford is kryptonite for Conservatives' election hopes Ontario premier, whose stock as an electoral asset has plummeted as the party struggles to build momentum outside their base, has been compared to Tr...
13:44, 2019-10-10

The surprisingly smart solution to climate change — coming from conservatives When it comes to climate change, most of us think we know where the battle lines are drawn: On one side, progressives believe a warming planet is a g...
19:04, 2020-01-11

Conservatives ramp up calls for Huawei ban amid security questions The Liberals delayed making a decision on whether to let the Chinese tech firm into the 5G spectrum....
23:40, 2019-12-09

House conservatives urge Trump to reject budget deal A group of House conservatives is launching an 11th-hour bid to tank a nearly-clinched budget deal, pressing President Donald Trump to reject it unle...
23:44, 2019-07-22

Conservatives set to release platform on Friday, after final campaign debate At a campaign appearance in Quebec on Wednesday, Andrew Scheer said: "I can assure you that Canadians will see our fully-costed platform with plenty ...
20:48, 2019-10-10

When was the last General Election in the UK, and what percentage of votes did the Conservatives, Labour and Lib Dems get? Ahead of the 12 December, we take a look at the last UK Election - and what percentage of votes the main parties received....
14:24, 2019-12-02

B.C. candidate still campaigning after ouster from Conservatives over anti-LGBTQ2 comments At an all-party debate held shortly after Heather Leung was dropped, the chair meant for her sat empty on the stage as the other candidates spoke to ...
03:28, 2019-10-06

COMMENTARY: Will Canadian social conservatives sink Andrew Scheer? Replacing Andrew Scheer with a more forcefully pro-life leader would be the 'death knell' of the Conservative party, Tasha Kheiriddin says....
13:36, 2019-11-29

Conservatives drop B.C. candidate who said ‘homosexuals recruit’ kids after outcry Video has surfaced of Burnaby North-Seymour candidate Heather Leung saying LGBTQ2 people try to "recruit" kids and supporting conversion therapy....
04:52, 2019-10-05

COMMENTARY: Andrew Scheer’s Quebec conundrum and what it means for the Conservatives Andrew Scheer had a bad night in the French-language debate on Wednesday, and Tasha Kheiriddin says it showed how the Quebec-vs-rest-of-Canada dynami...
15:12, 2019-10-04

UK election: Boris Johnson's Conservatives win majority +++ live updates Results show a sweeping victory for Boris Johnson's Conservatives and a historic defeat for Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party as concerns over Brexit appe...
07:00, 2019-12-13

Conservatives call on Liberals to provide ‘urgent’ economic update Conservative MP Pierre Poilievre, the finance critic, says he wants to see the Liberal government provide a fiscal update before the holidays....
21:20, 2019-12-08

Trump once thought Taylor Swift was 'fantastic,' but conservatives have cooled on her Swift has begun speaking out in favor of liberal policies and against Republican candidates. Understandably, conservative reception of her has cooled...
19:44, 2019-09-16

Conservatives Are Melting Down Faster Than Our Planet Over Greta and the Climate Teens On Friday, students around the world and concerned citizens from all walks of life took to the streets to demand specific policies in hopes of averti...
22:48, 2019-09-23

UK election: Boris Johnson's Conservatives secure landslide victory Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative party secured a comfortable majority — meaning fewer hurdles for the UK leader to fulfill his mantra of "...
10:04, 2019-12-13

UK Conservatives face ballot glitch in vote for new prime minister LONDON — Members of Britain’s Conservative Party have started receiving their postal ballots in the contest to become the country’s next ...
12:56, 2019-07-06

Greek conservatives score 'clear victory' in general election Greece's opposition New Democracy party has won the highest share of the country's vote, well ahead of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's Syriza party, ...
19:28, 2019-07-07

Conservatives hope to turn animal welfare sentiment into votes Campaigner says Conservatives might ban live exports and give more funding for fighting wildlife crimeWildlife campaigner Dominic Dyer received a cal...
07:48, 2019-11-21

3 easy ways for conservatives to improve health savings accounts The White House this week is hosting a listening session with conservatives on “Building Great Healthcare in America.” Where should this begin?...
19:12, 2019-07-10

Conservatives running ‘one of the dirtiest, nastiest campaigns’, Trudeau alleges Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday that Canadians are saddened to see some parties running polarizing and negative campaigns using tacti...
17:12, 2019-10-16

McCallum reportedly warned China that hurting Canada ‘will help the Conservatives’ “Anything that is more negative against Canada will help the Conservatives," the former ambassador to China was quoted as saying in an interview with...
16:28, 2019-07-10

Greek conservatives score 'clear victory' in snap election Greece's opposition New Democracy party has won the highest share of the country's vote, well ahead of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's Syriza party, ...
20:40, 2019-07-07

Conservatives name new acting director as party grapples with Scheer fallout The decision to move her temporarily into the executive director role comes as the party tries to figure out how and when to run the leadership race....
19:20, 2019-12-23

What will happen now Conservatives have won? Boris Johnson's policies on Brexit, NHS and more Boris Johnson has won a majority and says he now has a clear mandate for his manifesto promise to deliver Brexit....
14:44, 2019-12-13

Fact check: Singh’s comments on Conservatives’ tax cuts are inaccurate The NDP is making promises to Canadians who are having trouble getting by, including when it comes to the costs of medication and dental care, but it...
04:56, 2019-09-24

Conservatives fire volley of TV attack ads at Trudeau saying he betrayed those who voted for him Liberals, for now, stick with series of radio ads featuring Trudeau promote the government's carbon tax-and-rebate ad....
18:04, 2019-05-01

U.K. election exit poll projects majority mandate for Conservatives With so much at stake, political parties have pushed the boundaries of truth, transparency and reality during five weeks of campaigning....
23:32, 2019-12-12

The Dixie Chicks Announce a New Album Almost 20 Years After Conservatives Cancelled Them A new album called "Gaslighter" is coming from the Dixie Chicks almost two decades after conservative fans turned on the band....
20:40, 2019-09-22

Tony Blair says Conservatives and Labour are 'peddling fantasies' – video The former PM has accused Labour and the Tories of 'peddling two sets of fantasies'. Blair, speaking at a media event in London, said 'both, as major...
23:08, 2019-11-25

Conservatives want CSIS probe of John McCallum’s China comments McCallum recently told the South China Morning Post that he had warned China that more harmful actions against Canada would help the Conservative par...
20:20, 2019-07-12

Brexit Party's Farage pledges not to challenge Conservatives in election The Brexit Party will not run for parliamentary seats currently held by Tory lawmakers, Nigel Farage said, reversing his previous position. The move ...
19:00, 2019-11-11

Angela Merkel's conservatives show unity at German CDU conference The chancellor’s embattled heir apparent Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer gave a rousing speech that unified a party riddled with dissent. But questions pe...
18:56, 2019-11-22

Boris Johnson, Conservatives win UK election over rival Labour Party Johnson and the Tories were expected to take as many as 368 seats in the House of Commons, with the Labour Party — led by leftist Jeremy Corbyn — pro...
07:04, 2019-12-13

Liberals zero in on seat held by Pierre Poilievre, the Conservatives’ top agitator The battle for a semi-rural riding south of Ottawa has all the makings of something personal for the Liberals....
13:25, 2019-09-23

New York Times incorrectly describes hate speech law in article about hate speech The New York Times issued a correction on an article in which they misidentified law protecting freedom of speech....
22:24, 2019-08-07

UK opinion polls: Support for Conservatives reaches highest level since 2017 Tory support has hit its highest level for the party since 2017, according to the rolling average of opinion polls....
15:08, 2019-11-18

Conservatives push to reinstate Steve King on committees despite racist remarks A small group of House Republicans is leading a long-shot bid to get embattled Rep. Steve King back on his committee assignments after the Iowa Repub...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Trudeau criticizes Conservatives for not releasing platform as leaders prepare for debate Monday night's televised debate is arguably the most important event of the campaign so far....
23:08, 2019-10-06

Conservatives take southwestern Ontario’s rural ridings while the Liberals and NDP split Windsor Global News has declared many southwestern Ontario ridings either remained or returned to blue in the wake of Canada's 43rd election....
08:04, 2019-10-22

Scheer’s Conservatives fail to form majority but hang onto symbolic victories Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer has spent his political life defying expectations but on Monday night failed to achieve what could have been a care...
16:32, 2019-10-22

Conservatives warn of ‘setback’ if WNBA owner put in Georgia Senate seat President Trump is winning new support from conservatives and pro-life advocates in his pressure campaign on Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp to appoint Rep. ...
17:52, 2019-11-27

Netflix show calls 'thoughtful, compassionate' conservatives 'unicorns' in politics ABC's "Designated Survivor" reportedly attacked conservatives, suggesting in one of its episodes that it was extremely rare to see a "thoughtful, com...
19:48, 2019-06-11

Where Gloria Steinem and conservatives can agree: Commercial surrogacy is harmful to women Finally, feminists and conservatives can agree on something: Commercial surrogacy is harmful to women....
21:16, 2019-06-14

French conservatives are protesting a bill that would fund IVF for most lesbian and single women (AP Photo/Rafael Yaghobzadeh) Conservative activists marched in Paris Sunday to protest a bill that would allow and fund in vitro fertilization for l...
22:28, 2019-10-06

Conservatives Who Spent Months Smearing Ilhan Omar Are SHOCKED She's Being Attacked After an entire crowd full of Trump supporters chanted “send her back” about a U.S. citizen and congresswoman at the encouragement of the racist pres...
18:28, 2019-07-18

Election debate: Conservatives criticised for renaming Twitter profile 'factcheckUK' UK fact-checking agency says the change during the leaders' debate was "inappropriate and misleading"....
01:00, 2019-11-20

Judge rules lawsuit accusing Google of bias against conservatives can proceed A judge has ruled that a class-action lawsuit filed by two former Google employees claiming discrimination on the basis of gender, race and political...
16:00, 2019-06-10

Austria: Greens enter government for first time, join Kurz's conservatives Austria's conservatives and Greens have announced a deal to form a government after weeks of talks. Deemed an "experiment" by local press, it is the ...
21:56, 2020-01-01

What will happen now Conservatives have won? Boris Johnson's policies on Brexit, the NHS and schools Boris Johnson has won a majority and says he now has a clear mandate for his manifesto promise to deliver Brexit....
07:12, 2019-12-13

UK election poll: Conservatives set for majority of 28 but hung parliament possible as race tightens A major poll has predicted the Conservative Party will win a Parliamentary majority of 28 seats at the general election, but indicated that race has ...
23:44, 2019-12-10

Liberals, Conservatives evenly matched on campaign funding in local ridings The Liberals and Conservatives are matched fairly evenly when it comes to how ready their local campaigns are to pay for the coming federal election....
13:52, 2019-08-13

Boris Johnson's Conservatives lose parliamentary seat in Welsh by-election British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives have suffered a loss in a by-election in rural South Wales to the pro-EU Liberal Democrats. The ...
04:16, 2019-08-02

Is the Conservatives’ plan based on backing Fleetwood Town? It seems niche | Max Rushden Chairman Andy Pilley’s Twitter plea to fans took sport out of its bubble and plonked it at the heart of the campaign battleThank God for the sports s...
14:44, 2019-12-11

General Election LIVE: Conservatives win overall majority as they pass threshold of 326 seats Boris Johnson has led the Conservative Party to an overall majority after winning 326 seats in the general election....
06:32, 2019-12-13

What will happen if Conservatives win? Boris Johnson's policies on Brexit, the NHS and schools Boris Johnson is expected to win a mandate for his manifesto promise to deliver Brexit as the election exit poll projected a massive majority for the...
03:12, 2019-12-13

Liberals regain ground on Conservatives as SNC-Lavalin cloud lifts: poll The polling firm Leger found 36-per-cent support among decided voters for the Conservatives and 33 per cent for the Liberals....
12:56, 2019-07-26

Trump attacks ‘Squad,’ Mueller, fires up young conservatives in speech President Trump fired up a gathering of young conservatives on Tuesday — lashing out at “the Squad” and Robert Mueller, and repeating charges that il...
01:32, 2019-07-24

Britain's pro-EU Liberal Democrats win parliamentary seat from Boris Johnson's Conservatives ISABEL INFANTES/AFP/Getty Images Britain's pro-European Union Liberal Democrats won the parliamentary seat of Brecon and Radnorshire from the govern...
11:04, 2019-08-02

ANALYSIS: Liberals, Conservatives go toe-to-toe to win critical ground-game advance poll battles In more than 30 ridings in 2015, advance polls were the difference between winning and losing. And in a close race like the 2019 campaign, that could...
13:00, 2019-10-15

Boris Johnson refuses to say whether he will quit if Conservatives fail to secure a majority in the election The UK will hold a general election on December 12. In his final Sunday news appearance before the vote, Prime Minister Boris Johnson admitted he was...
14:00, 2019-12-08

‘A really tight race’: Conservatives, Liberals locked in dead heat, Ipsos poll says Darrell Bricker, CEO of Ipsos, said no party really has any momentum, which is unusual given the campaign is well underway....
11:17, 2019-09-17

Liberals, Conservatives offer duelling tax plans in battle over middle-class voters While the two plans cost roughly the same, the key difference is the level of income most affected....
22:28, 2019-09-24

UK election polls tracker: Support for Conservatives reaches highest level since 2017 Tory support has hit its highest level for the party since 2017, according to the rolling average of opinion polls....
22:04, 2019-11-16

Chelsea Handler says she needed 'therapy' before interviewing conservatives for white privilege documentary Comedian Chelsea Handler indicated on Wednesday that she needed psychotherapy in order to calmly interview conservatives about white privilege....
02:56, 2019-09-19

Greek election: Conservatives return to power as Kyriakos Mitsotakis lays out new plans Greece's opposition conservatives have returned to power with a landslide victory in the country's snap elections....
23:16, 2019-07-07

Ruth Davidson quits as leader of Scottish Conservatives to spend more time with baby son Ruth Davidson has resigned as leader of the Scottish Tories, saying she is putting family first after recently giving birth to her baby son....
12:20, 2019-08-29

Tory leadership contest: Conservatives agree rule change to whittle down candidates The Conservatives have agreed to change the rules for leadership elections to quickly eliminate candidates with little support, an MP has said....
19:28, 2019-06-04

Conservatives 1st party to register full slate of candidates ahead of Monday deadline Information from Elections Canada as of midday Sunday shows that the NDP has registered 332 candidates, while the Liberals and Greens have both regis...
22:08, 2019-09-29

The House of Commons just gave a standing ovation for abortion rights — minus the Conservatives Members of the Canadian House of Commons rose in a standing ovation to affirm support for a woman's right to choose — that is, except for the Conserv...
23:12, 2019-05-29

The Lib Dems are set to punish the Conservatives in Britain's next election — but it could be a 'blessing in disguise' for Boris Johnson Leon Neal/Getty Images The Lib Dems are targeting swathes of seats held by Conservatives at the next general election. The anti-Brexit party led by ...
00:08, 2019-08-11

Boris Johnson says Conservatives on ‘FINAL warning’ as Brexit Party surges in polls CONSERVATIVE leadership hopeful Boris Johnson has said the Tories are on a “final warning” as voters switch their support to the Brexit Party....
06:16, 2019-05-27

The Lib Dems could pull off a historic victory over Boris Johnson's Conservatives in a key London battleground Nicola Tree. One of the general election's most anticipated contests is unfolding in a quiet suburb of north London. Liberal Democrat Luciana Berger ...
09:24, 2019-11-16

Pound hits 31-month high as Conservatives hold election lead - as it happened Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as investors price in a Tory win in Thursday’s general electionLatest: Fed chair Paul Vol...
18:12, 2019-12-09

Facebook is officially testing its news aggregation section Facebook News This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already hav...
15:36, 2019-10-28

Facebook Is Rebranding Instagram As ‘Instagram From Facebook’ in a Surprising and Controversial Move Facebook plans to attach its name to Instagram and WhatsApp, branding them “Instagram from Facebook” and “WhatsApp from Facebook.&r...
16:36, 2019-08-03

Conservatives demand answers from Twitter after it reportedly cuts ties with Southern Poverty Law Center Conservative leaders who have been calling for tech giants to end partnerships with the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) are demanding that Twitter...
05:00, 2019-04-18

European elections 2019: Poll shows Conservatives at record low and struggling to beat Greens Theresa May is leading the Tories to a historic election disaster, according to the final poll before voting opened in the European elections today....
14:16, 2019-05-23

UK election: Exit polls show Boris Johnson's Conservatives to win majority +++ live updates Exit polls released shortly after polling closed have put Boris Johnson's Conservatives ahead of Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party. The election has been ...
23:32, 2019-12-12

Boris Johnson called a 'real traitor' in EU Parliament as Conservatives reject Brexit compromise Reuters / Vincent Kessler Boris Johnson is branded a "real traitor" by Guy Verhofstadt, the EU parliament's Brexit co-ordinator. 'The real traitor is...
11:08, 2019-10-10

Conservatives win majority as Boris Johnson secures landslide victory in historic election rout Follow our live updates here See all the results on our interactive map Jeremy Corbyn to resign Lib Dems appoint interim leaders after Jo Swinson los...
08:32, 2019-12-13

Senate restores Export-Import Bank to full operation in win for business and Trump over conservatives The Republican-led Senate on Wednesday restored the Export-Import Bank to full working order after more than four years of it being being effectively...
17:52, 2019-05-08

General election polls: Conservatives maintain lead as voters predict a Tory majority The Conservatives are maintaining their lead over Labour and voters are predicting a Tory majority at the next election, a new poll shows....
16:16, 2019-12-03

Liberals, Conservatives in close race as Green support drops 4 points: Ipsos poll The poll also broke down support for each party by demographics, finding the Conservatives and the Liberals are doing “equally well with women.”...
18:24, 2019-10-01

Boris Johnson's Conservatives refuse to sack candidate who said people on Benefits Street need 'putting down' Getty Boris Johnson's Conservative Party refuse to sack candidate who said people on the reality TV show Benefits Street need "putting down." The Con...
09:52, 2019-11-04

Rory Stewart quits Boris Johnson's Conservatives and says he is standing to be London mayor as an independent Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images Rory Stewart quits Boris Johnson's Conservative party and announces that he will stand to be mayor of Lon...
12:08, 2019-10-04

Federal Conservatives focus on boosting party’s message to counter ‘Ford factor’ in Ontario When asked by a reporter during a campaign stop on Friday what Ontario residents are supposed to make of the fact he doesn’t seem to want Ford near t...
01:28, 2019-09-14

Scheer on the Ford factor, cutting spending and why the Conservatives aren’t pitching national pharmacare "Questions about which other politicians are campaigning with federal leaders have never come up at the doors," said Andrew Scheer....
17:56, 2019-10-13

Boris Johnson's Conservatives believe Labour's 'red wall' is crumbling in the key North West battlegrounds he needs for victory Peter Powell - Pool/Getty Images The Conservatives believe they are in course for a historic victory thanks to growing support in the North West of E...
10:16, 2019-12-07

Liberals, Conservatives in close race as Green support drops four points: Ipsos poll The poll also broke down support for each party by demographics, finding the Conservatives and the Liberals are doing “equally well with women.”...
11:04, 2019-10-01

Pound hits 31-month high as Conservatives hold election lead - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as the Conservative party extends its lead over Labour to 14 pointsIntroduction: Sterling...
09:40, 2019-12-09

Independent Group MPs LIVE: Labour and Conservatives braced for more walkouts in historic political shakeup An exodus of MPs from both Labour and the Conservatives is expected to continue with both the main political parties braced for more resignations....
10:24, 2019-06-18

Republican engineer fired by Google slams tech giant over alleged 'bullying' of conservatives: report A Republican former engineer at Google claims that he was fired by the tech giant over his conservative beliefs, The Wall Street Journal reports....
16:32, 2019-08-01

Boris Johnson's Conservatives risk going into opposition for a 'very long time,' warns a senior member of his government Getty The Conservatives risk going into opposition "for a very long time" if they lose the next general election, a senior member of Boris Johnson's ...
12:40, 2019-09-30

General election 2019: Labour calls Conservatives' 50,000 nurses pledge 'frankly deceitful' – as it happened Johnson says Tories will introduce 50,000 more nurses but shadow health secretary says sums don’t add up. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story:...
00:24, 2019-11-25

Rebel Conservatives torpedo prospect of replacing Boris Johnson with Jeremy Corbyn to stop Brexit Andy Stenning/Pool via REUTERS Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's hopes of leading a national unity government to block a no-deal Brexit are dealt a blow...
10:56, 2019-09-30

Scottish Conservatives: Jackson Carlaw appointed interim leader following Ruth Davidson's resignation Jackson Carlaw has been appointed interim leader of the Scottish Conservatives pending a leadership election following Ruth Davidson's resignation....
01:20, 2019-08-30

ANALYSIS: Conservatives claim Liberals broke rules with summer spending tour handing out billions Liberal MPs made 4,545 spending commitments worth $12.8 billion — just in August. Conservatives say Liberals are campaigning on the taxpayer's dime....
15:20, 2019-09-03

Conservatives gain four-point lead as Liberals slip in wake of blackface scandal: Ipsos poll Respondents were asked about their opinions on Trudeau's apology. The poll found that 20 per cent indicated his behaviour was inexcusable and that he...
11:05, 2019-09-24

The 5 biggest general election gaffes made by Boris Johnson's Conservatives and Jeremy Corbyn's Labour so far Getty It's been less than two weeks since the United Kingdom's parliament was dissolved to make way for a general election — but there have alr...
09:36, 2019-11-17

Who will be the next Prime Minister? Exit poll predicts Boris Johnson's Conservatives will win the General Election Follow our live updates here Boris Johnson set to win biggest majority since Margaret Thatcher Jeremy Corbyn braces for crushing defeat...
00:20, 2019-12-13

European Parliament elections: Brexit Party to win more votes than Labour and Conservatives combined, new poll suggests The Brexit Party will earn more votes than Labour and the Conservatives combined in the European Parliament elections, according to a new poll....
22:56, 2019-05-11

Liberals push climate change motion in attempt to force Conservatives to show policy hand In a battle to see can prove they care more about the environment, both the Liberals and the federal New Democrats are pushing motions this week to d...
00:40, 2019-05-15

Mark Zuckerberg has been holding off-the-record dinners with influential conservatives including Tucker Carlson and Lindsey Graham Aaron P. Bernstein/Reuters Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been hosting private dinners and off-the-record dinners with conservative leaders, pundit...
20:56, 2019-10-14

General election 2019: Labour calls Conservatives' 50,000 nurses pledge 'frankly deceitful' – live news Johnson says Tories will introduce 50,000 more nurses but shadow health secretary says sums don’t add up. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story:...
19:48, 2019-11-24

General Election 2019 LIVE: Conservatives on course for large majority as exit poll predicts it will pick up 368 seats A general election exit poll has predicted a large majority for Boris Johnson's Conservatives....
23:16, 2019-12-12

The Conservatives edited interview footage to falsely suggest Labour's Keir Starmer was left speechless by a Brexit question Good Morning Britain / The Conservative party The Conservative Party accused of spreading 'fake news' after posting misleadingly edited footage of an...
19:32, 2019-11-05

London Bridge victim's father said his death shouldn't be used to justify 'draconian sentences,' as Conservatives call for tougher punishment Screenshot Facebook/Jack Merritt The Conservative Party is being asked about its push to toughen up sentencing in light of the London Bridge terror a...
16:36, 2019-12-01

Twitter threatens 'corrective action' against Boris Johnson’s Conservatives party after it created a fake fact-checking service Associated Press Twitter says it will take 'corrective action' if the Conservatives repeat a campaign stunt which saw them change the name of one of ...
11:00, 2019-11-20

Fox News host Tucker Carlson slammed conservatives for pushing Trump to go to war with Iran and trusting 'deep state' intelligence Fox News Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Monday criticized conservative hawks who have pushed for conflict with Iran. He lashed out at conservatives ...
14:32, 2020-01-07

Boris Johnson's Conservatives are heading for a huge victory over Labour, according to the polling model which correctly forecast Theresa May would lose her majority Dan Kitwood/Pool via REUTERS Boris Johnson is on course for a big majority in the general election, according to the polling model that accurately pr...
12:28, 2019-11-28

An Iowa congressman punished for making racist comments got duped by a Twitter troll named 'MuellerDad69' who said he manages a Starbucks and discriminates against conservatives J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Rep. Steve King, an Iowa Republican who's long voiced sympathy with white supremacist ideology, shared a post from what ...
18:16, 2019-12-17

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Conservatives and Labour's Armed Forces plans while Liberal Democrats promise a £10,000 Skills Wallet Labour and the Conservatives are continuing the focus on voters with links to the Armed Forces with their latest policy announcements....
11:00, 2019-11-11

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg congratulated Donald Trump for being 'number one on Facebook', according to Donald Trump Facebook/Donald Trump President Trump has claimed Mark Zuckerberg told him he was "number one on Facebook" when the two "had dinner the other day." T...
12:20, 2020-01-07

Conservatives 'would lose every seat in Scotland in an election', poll shows The Conservative Party would lose all its Scottish seats to the SNP in a general election, a new poll suggests....
10:44, 2019-09-07

Trump once thought Taylor Swift was 'fantastic,' but conservatives have cooled on her Swift has begun speaking out in favor of liberal policies and against Republican candidates. Understandably, conservative reception of her has cooled...
00:56, 2019-09-13

Daily on Healthcare: White House tries to rally conservatives in ‘very weird’ healthcare meeting Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:04, 2019-07-15

General Election 2019: When was the last UK election and how many votes did the Conservatives, Labour and Lib Dems get? Theresa May's premiership was young when a lectern appeared on Downing Street in April 2017 and she called a snap election....
15:12, 2019-11-27

CNN now the 'hate Trump' network, ex-contributors say: Network 'openly despises conservatives' Several conservative commentators who were previously employed by CNN are now speaking out against the network, claiming its current identity is "ant...
06:08, 2019-05-25

UK election poll: Conservatives set for majority of 28 but hung parliament possible as race tightens, YouGov poll predicts A major poll has predicted the Conservative Party will win a Parliamentary majority of 28 seats at the general election, but that the race has tighte...
23:24, 2019-12-10

Conservatives know Boris Johnson is a fraud. But he's their fraud | John Crace Tory MPs manage to forget the new ‘deal’ has many of the features of the old one they said they hatedWestminster is often accused of operating in its...
21:28, 2019-10-03

Brexit latest news LIVE: Ruth Davidson quits as leader of Scottish Conservatives as Boris Johnson faces continued backlash over Parliament suspension Boris Johnson has been dealt a major blow after Ruth Davidson quit as leader of the Scottish Conservatives amid continued outrage over his decision t...
12:36, 2019-08-29

Local elections 2019: Conservatives lose more than 1,300 seats amid 'Brexit revenge' from voters The Conservative party has lost more than 1,300 seats in the local elections, marking its worst performance in more than 20 years....
23:28, 2019-05-03

Tory leadership race: Sajid Javid says Conservatives must not 'become the Brexit Party' at first hustings of contest Sajid Javid has told Tory MPs that the Conservatives will not beat the Brexit Party "by becoming the Brexit Party"....
21:20, 2019-06-04

General Election 2019: Conservatives vow to stop 'vexatious' legal action against armed forces veterans Boris Johnson has pledged to change the law to protect Armed Forces veterans from vexatious legal action, as the General Election campaign enters its...
07:40, 2019-11-11

Conservative manifesto news LIVE: Boris Johnson faces intense scrutiny over policies during launch of Conservatives' Welsh manifesto Boris Johnson has pledged to "unleash a tide of investment" in Wales at the launch of the Conservatives' Welsh manifesto....
18:44, 2019-11-25

Boris Johnson warns Conservatives to deliver Brexit or face 'permanent haemorrhage' after horrific European election result Would-be Conservative leader Boris Johnson has warned his party it must deliver Brexit or face a 'permanent haemorrhage' of voters after a disastrous...
07:44, 2019-05-27

Mark Zuckerberg responds to report he's been hosting private dinners with prominent conservatives like Tucker Carlson and Lindsey Graham by telling people they should try listening to 'a wide range of viewpoints' (FB) Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been hosting dinners with influential conservative politicians and journalists since this summer, Politico reported....
00:20, 2019-10-15

European elections 2019: Conservatives' existence 'under threat' after worst ever result, Jeremy Hunt admits The future of the Conservative Party could be in doubt unless it manages to deliver Brexit, leadership hopeful Jeremy Hunt has warned....
04:56, 2019-05-27

Tories 'get Boris bounce': 10 per cent rise in support for Conservatives with Boris Johnson as leader, poll finds The Conservative party has seen a so-called 'Boris Bounce' after the selection of Mr Johnson as prime minister, a poll reveals today....
09:40, 2019-07-28

Facebook is now F A C E B O O K Today, Facebook the company rebranded as FACEBOOK, or maybe even F A C E B O O K, at least in logo/typography form. Like so:...
21:24, 2019-11-04

Facebook will pay you to let it spy on you After coming under fire earlier this year for quietly paying users between the ages of 13 and 35 up to $20 a month in most cases for permission to in...
00:40, 2019-06-12

What We 'Know' About Facebook On Friday, Gizmodo uncovered shocking new evidence that Facebook is using its platform to suppress stories about CEO Mark Zuckerberg... or maybe his ...
14:48, 2019-10-06

Of course Facebook can see your location even when you tell it not to Long-time smartphone users will not be surprised to hear that Facebook can and does track your location even when you tell it not to. That’s be...
00:32, 2019-12-19

Facebook Wants Your Blood Donating blood is a selfless act, and as with many altruistic behaviors, it’s not always easy to convince people to take a couple of hours out ...
17:20, 2019-06-12

Facebook Says It Will Ban ‘Deepfakes’ The company said it would remove videos altered by artificial intelligence in ways meant to mislead viewers....
07:48, 2020-01-07

Facebook Works For Once While the internet may just be one of the biggest mistakes humanity ever made, it has its occasional benefits—sort of like how two people in a Facebo...
01:04, 2019-12-12

F.T.C. Is Said to Consider an Injunction Against Facebook Such an action would seek to block a technical integration of WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and Instagram, people familiar with the matter said....
00:36, 2019-12-13

F.T.C. Said to Consider Injunction Against Facebook The agency has discussed taking action to prevent Facebook from knitting together WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and Instagram....
22:36, 2019-12-12

Is Facebook getting rid of ‘Likes’? Facebook, a massive and lucrative platform built on engagement, is now going to start hiding likes. But don't fret, it's only for users in Australia ...
02:12, 2019-09-28

Twitter does something consequential that Facebook will never do In a shot aimed directly at Facebook and its baby-faced CEO Mark Zuckerberg, that the social-media site will stop running political ads beginning nex...
01:04, 2019-10-31

Facebook is making changes to its mobile app Besides unveiling a new quicker and lighter Messenger app with end-to-end encryption, and new features for Instagram and WhatsApp, Facebook announced...
11:56, 2019-05-02

The PS4 No Longer Connects To Facebook Starting today, the PlayStation 4 will no longer support Facebook integration. This means you can’t share your screenshots and trophies with your Fac...
22:20, 2019-10-07

Takeaways from F8 and Facebook’s next phase Extra Crunch offers members the opportunity to tune into conference calls led and moderated by the TechCrunch writers you read every day. This week, ...
20:32, 2019-05-02

Facebook's impossible task Ilhan Omar has called Facebook “a willing agent of the GOP,” declaring that “our democracy is their target.”...
15:08, 2019-10-31

Facebook isn't the problem. Its users are Peggy Noonan, like everyone else, has all the answers on how to “fix” Facebook and other tech giants....
20:48, 2019-06-07

Your Facebook App Looks Very Different Today. Here’s How to Use the New Design As Facebook’s annual F8 developer conference kicked off Tuesday, executives outlined a litany of changes coming to the company, new features on...
18:24, 2019-05-01

Facebook tries a new look as Zuckerberg proclaims a new era Facebook Inc. rolled out a substantial redesign of its website and mobile app, as Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg seeks to address criticism of the s...
14:12, 2019-05-01

Facebook Says It Is Under Antitrust Investigation by the FTC (SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook says it is under antitrust investigation by the Federal Trade Commission. The company said Wednesday that it was inf...
23:40, 2019-07-24

FTC chief grapples with Facebook Twitter tweaks policy after Chinese disinformation campaign — Huawei decries Commerce Department move...
17:52, 2019-08-20

LIVE: Here come Facebook's Q3 earnings (FB) AP Photo/Mark Lennihan Facebook is announcing its Q3 2019 earnings after markets close on Tuesday. Here are the key numbers Wall Street is expecting ...
20:48, 2019-10-30

Facebook’s Revenue Jumps 29% The company’s financial performance is a regular bright spot for the social giant, which has been embroiled in scandals in recent years....
21:48, 2019-10-30

Everything Facebook announced at F8 2019 A comprehensive compendium of everything Facebook announced at its F8 2019 developer conference in San Jose, from Messenger to virtual reality.Read M...
13:52, 2019-05-02

Facebook says it's under FTC antitrust investigation Facebook disclosed Wednesday that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has opened an antitrust probe into the company....
23:40, 2019-07-24

Facebook wants your actual blood Facebook isn’t happy just hoarding your data for its own good, so now it wants your actual blood. But it’s all for a good cause, as the s...
17:20, 2019-06-12

Facebook dating is now available in the US. Here’s how it works Enlarge (credit: Facebook) Facebook has long been the place where everyone from college students to divorcées scope out their romantic interests. N...
00:44, 2019-09-08

Facebook's secret project could be used to spy on you Facebook is finally ready to reveal one of its most secretive projects: a new Bitcoin rival....
11:32, 2019-06-13

Facebook changes its plans for WhatsApp When Facebook closed on its purchase of WhatsApp in October of 2014, because of the appreciation in the price of Facebook's shares which were used to...
06:20, 2020-01-17

Why is Facebook doing robotics research? It’s a bit strange to hear that the world’s leading social network is pursuing research in robotics rather than, say, making search usefu...
23:40, 2019-05-20

Facebook hit with more antitrust probes Facebook has barely shaken off a record $5 billion fine by U.S. regulators over its privacy practices but it already faces new investigations....
23:28, 2019-09-06

It’s not just you: Facebook, Instagram, and Messenger are down Happy Thanksgiving! Facebook, Instagram, and Facebook Messenger all appear to be sleeping in on this most festive of holidays, as reports of a full-o...
16:52, 2019-11-28

Facebook's evidence to MPs under scrutiny Facebook evidence appears to contradict what it told MPs about when it had known about Cambridge Analytica....
12:56, 2019-08-01

What is Libra? All you need to know about Facebook's new cryptocurrency Facebook claims it wants to reach people without access to a bank account, and that Libra is the best wayOn Tuesday, Facebook announced a digital cur...
11:36, 2019-06-18

The FTC is considering a preliminary injunction against Facebook This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already hav...
17:12, 2019-12-16

How to ban someone from your Facebook page using your computer Associated Press You can ban someone from a Facebook page if the user is disrupting the normal operation of your page, or is otherwise causing issues...
17:24, 2020-01-16

Buckle Up for Another Facebook Election By opting not to change the company’s political advertising rules, Mark Zuckerberg has ensured another election shaped by the social network....
22:24, 2020-01-10

Facebook now used for Dark Web activity Over two billion people use Facebook to buy and sell goods, chat with each other, and post vacation pictures. Now, according to a new report by Talos...
22:04, 2019-04-17

OK, So Without Facebook I'm a Rotten Friend Missing Eddie’s birthday is worth it if I don’t have to see his Basset hound all the time....
06:44, 2019-10-19

How Fox News conquered Facebook The channel attracts an ageing, angry crowd on its page, resulting in a high number of reactions, comments and shares – and that’s good for TrumpDona...
09:24, 2019-07-06

Facebook uses AI to map Thailand's roads The company is making its newly created maps available for others to use and edit, via OpenStreetMap....
16:12, 2019-07-24

Facebook paid just £28m tax after record £1.6bn earnings in UK Profits on social media app surged by more than 50% to £97m in latest tax yearFacebook’s UK operations paid £28m in tax last year despite attracting ...
12:08, 2019-10-11

Facebook's New Libra Coin: How Does It Work, and Should You Buy It? On Tuesday Facebook announced Libra, a cryptocurrency that it will launch (along with 27 other partners) in 2020. A little like Bitcoin and a little ...
17:48, 2019-06-19

Facebook Did the Sneaky Listening Thing, Too Facebook has paid hundreds of contractors around the world to transcribe some of its users Messenger messages, according to a new Bloomberg report. T...
04:24, 2019-08-14

Facebook will let users see what companies track you Facebook plans to roll out a feature to allow users to see what companies track them — and to control which of that data gets shared with Facebook. M...
20:56, 2019-08-20

How the Facebook-FTC Agreement Will Affect You and Your Data The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and U.S. Justice Department (DOJ) have been taking Facebook to task regarding its recent privacy blunders, includi...
20:00, 2019-07-26

Knives being sold via Facebook without any age check Recent UK law bans online sellers sending knives to homes unless buyer verified as 18+Knives can be purchased on Facebook Marketplace without age ver...
17:56, 2019-08-09

These are the top 10 brands in the world in 2019. Facebook isn't one of them. el_cigarrito/Shutterstock Interbrand, a brand consultancy firm, ranked the world's biggest companies. They based the ranking on brand strength now, h...
11:44, 2019-10-18

Facebook’s New Privacy Feature Comes With a Loophole "Off-Facebook Activity" will give users more control over their data, but Facebook needs up to 48 hours to aggregate your information into a format i...
01:16, 2019-08-21

Facebook’s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra has nothing to do with Bitcoin Facebook's Libra is not a cryptocurrency and won't offer the kinds of protections that Bitcoin does. It's a way for Facebook to track what you buy.Re...
00:32, 2019-07-05

All the Big Questions We Have About Facebook's New Digital Currency Facebook’s new cryptocurrency is big news — and there are still a lot of big questions to be answered....
01:56, 2019-06-19

Soomla: Facebook provides the best value among mobile ad networks Mobile ad measurement firm Soomla said that the Facebook Audience Network provides the best value to mobile publishers.Read More...
16:52, 2019-08-06

All the Ways Facebook Tracks You—and How to Limit It If you have a Facebook account—and even if you don't—the company is going to collect data about you. But you can at least control how it gets used....
13:32, 2020-01-12

Facebook Messenger is getting end-to-end encryption and a desktop app Facebook Messenger is getting a number of long- and oft-requested features, the company unveiled in a (now-removed) blog post ahead of its annual F8 ...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Facebook still flooded with fake reviews, says Which? Users exposed to unsafe products bolstered by misleading reviews, says studyFacebook has been accused of failing to stop the sale of fake reviews thr...
08:56, 2019-08-06

Libra: What is Facebook's new cryptocurrency and can we trust it? Your questions answered on Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra. What will it be used for, can we trust it, and what's the point?...
16:48, 2019-06-18

Facebook paid just £28m tax on record £1.6bn earnings in UK Profits on social media app surged by more than 50% to £797m in latest tax yearFacebook’s UK operations paid £28m in tax last year despite attracting...
10:04, 2019-10-11

The PS4 No Longer Connects To Facebook [Updated] Starting today, the PlayStation 4 will no longer support Facebook integration. This means you can’t share your screenshots and trophies with your Fac...
23:28, 2019-10-07

Facebook challenged over political ad policy A California man is running for office in attempt to highlight flaws in Facebook's policies....
14:40, 2019-10-31

StreamElements gets integration with Facebook Live StreamElements now supports Facebook Gaming's livestreaming platform. This enables creators to use a a suite of tools on their broadcasts.Read More...
18:12, 2019-06-25

F.T.C. Wants to Punish Facebook, but the Divided Agency May Go Only So Far The chairman appears to have the votes to approve a settlement with a big fine. One of the biggest issues has been whether to hold Mark Zuckerberg li...
18:00, 2019-05-04

Facebook: Did social network mislead MPs? Facebook evidence appears to contradict what it told MPs about when it had known about Cambridge Analytica....
18:48, 2019-08-01

Regulators Around the World are Circling Facebook Facebook revealed that it expects a record fine from the F.T.C. That could be one of many moves against the company by governments on four continents...
03:12, 2019-04-26

Buttigieg says Facebook's Zuckerberg has too much power Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has too much power, Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said in an interview with The New York Times editor...
16:28, 2020-01-16

Facebook sorry for 'disturbing' disabled comment The social network apologised for saying people might find images of disabled people "disturbing"....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Facebook fact checkers did not know they could vet adverts Many third-party contractors learned of new policy from Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony to Congress Many of Facebook’s third-party fact checkers have sti...
10:28, 2019-10-26

It's not you, it's Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp; all four are currently down Having trouble using Facebook, Facebook Messenger Instagram or WhatsApp this morning? That's no surprise to those who view DownDetector on a regular ...
19:08, 2019-07-03

The Same Old Encryption Debate Has a New Target: Facebook Attorney general William Barr seems eager to reignite the encryption wars, starting with the social media giant....
00:48, 2019-10-04

Facebook Is Getting Its Biggest Redesign in Years. Here’s What to Know (Bloomberg) — Facebook Inc. unveiled updates to the Groups feature of its main social network, doubling down on a successful but controversial ...
20:20, 2019-04-30

Facebook ad ban 'over Downpatrick's geographic location' An election candidate says his political ads were blocked due to confusion over Downpatrick's location....
10:04, 2019-05-01

'What do the check marks mean on Facebook Messenger?': Here's what you need to know Shutterstock The check marks on Facebook Messenger indicate the status of your message. The color and icon next to your message in Facebook Messenger...
17:24, 2020-01-16

Facebook's counter-terrorist training The Metropolitan Police is teaming up with the tech giant to stop the spread of terrorist videos....
14:16, 2019-10-25

Facebook readies for entrance into cryptocurrency Facebook’s stock is seeing gains as the company prepares to announce a foray into the world of cryptocurrency....
00:56, 2019-06-18

Russia's Facebook is now balanced, as all things should be Social media website VKontakte temporarily removes 400,000 users by mimicking Avengers: Infinity War....
16:04, 2019-04-25

Facebook's Zuckerberg says he will 'go to the mat' to prevent breakup Facebook's CEO has said that while fighting a government-led breakup of the social media giant would "suck," he expects to win any legal battle. US l...
06:16, 2019-10-02

Facebook paid just £28m tax after record £1.6bn revenues in UK Profits on social media app surged by more than 50% to £97m in latest tax yearFacebook’s UK operations paid £28m in tax last year despite attracting ...
16:20, 2019-10-11

How the wheels came off Facebook's Libra project Support for Mark Zuckerberg mission to reshape global finance is slipping away slowly but surely When Facebook announced plans to launch a digital cu...
16:04, 2019-10-18

Facebook to ban ads dissuading Americans from voting Facebook issued an update on its Civil Rights Audit today and notes that the platform now bans messages that praise, support or represent white natio...
04:16, 2019-07-01

Facebook advertising isn't going out the window, but we could see a transformation At Business Insider Intelligence, our mission is to bring you the most important insights, data and analysis from the digital world. So when we come ...
22:12, 2020-01-13

Convincing investors that you’re Facebook, not Friendster Mei and Bill have a great idea and a rough minimum viable product with about 100 users. But VCs keep turning them down. Here's why.Read More...
04:40, 2019-10-25

Facebook has postponed ruining WhatsApp In a completely unexpected move, Facebook decided not to ruin WhatsApp for the time being. Facebook warned users back in the fall of 2018 that ads wo...
03:24, 2020-01-18

Facebook launches app that will pay users for their data New app comes months after Apple cracked down on Facebook for similar apps that paid users for extensive data on phone usageA new Facebook app will a...
02:44, 2019-06-12

The FBI is using Facebook ads to recruit Russian spies FBI/Facebook, Business Insider The FBI is running Facebook ads to recruit Russian spies, Donie O'Sullivan and David Shortell at CNN reported on Wedne...
21:44, 2019-10-02

Would you confess your secret crush to Facebook? What is this, high school? It's like passing notes that say, "Do you like me? Circle yes, no, maybe."...
23:08, 2019-04-30

As the controversy mounts, Facebook still seems to click The social media giant is set to unveil its second-best results this week, despite a privacy ruling and fears over LibraFacebook is expected to repor...
08:32, 2019-07-21

Facebook ads: Who is spending money to get you to vote? Different groups on Facebook are spending money to encourage young people to register to vote....
14:20, 2019-11-21

US regulators under scrutiny as they look to punish Facebook WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal privacy regulators are under scrutiny in Congress as they negotiate a record fine with Facebook to punish the company for a...
09:36, 2019-05-08

Facebook hit with $5B fine and new privacy regulations After months of speculation, Facebook and the FTC agreed to a $5 billion fine for privacy violations, as well as new oversight on how the company han...
15:24, 2019-07-24

Facebook hints at hiding 'likes' Hidden code in the Android app reveals the potential for the feature, which has not been activated....
15:44, 2019-09-03

Facebook to pay $5bn to settle privacy concerns Social network must also establish an independent privacy committee that Mark Zuckerberg cannot control....
16:12, 2019-07-24

Is Facebook doing enough to combat fake news? The social media giant has stepped up efforts at combating disinformation on its platform that could manipulate the outcome of the European Parliamen...
17:32, 2019-05-05

Go chat yourself with Facebook’s new Portal companion app Ignoring calls that it’s creepy, Facebook is forging onward with its Portal smart display. Today Facebook quietly launched iOS and Android Por...
06:36, 2019-05-29

Huge inflatable breast outside Facebook HQ Medical tattoo artists takes on Facebook over nipple block and she is joined by cancer patients to protest...
11:08, 2019-11-16

Facebook has repaired its iPhone-app camera bug Facebook has fixed a bug in its iPhone app that spooked some users by inadvertently turning on their cameras. The bug caused the camera’s view to sho...
23:56, 2019-11-13

F.T.C. Approves Facebook Fine of About $5 Billion If approved by the Justice Department, the settlement would be the biggest fine levied by the federal government against a technology company....
22:52, 2019-07-12

Facebook Pay launches in the United States Facebook is jumping in the mobile payments bandwagon, as the company users in the United States can now use its Pay service. Facebook Pay promises to...
04:40, 2019-11-13

Facebook to ban misinformation regarding 2020 US census Company to clamp down on ads that portray taking part in the census as ‘useless or meaningless’ Facebook plans to clamp down on attempts to use its s...
18:56, 2019-12-19

Facebook’s Notifications Are Out of Control. Here’s How to Tame Them. Facebook already has you hooked, but now it wants to keep you engaged with dozens of notifications each day. Here’s how to get a little peace and qui...
16:48, 2019-05-31

Facebook VP: AI has a compute dependency problem At Transform 2019, Facebook VP Jérôme Pesenti said more software optimization will be required for artificial intelligence to keep growing.Read More...
01:20, 2019-07-12

Nab yourself a nice Russian bot with Facebook Dating After destabilizing entire nations, radicalizing the elderly, and alienating no shortage of once-happy families, Facebook’s getting into the dating g...
21:00, 2019-09-05

Facebook Dodged a Bullet From the F.T.C. It Faces Many More. The social network may have escaped restrictions and financial bruising with the F.T.C.’s settlement, but its pain is just beginning around the world...
18:24, 2019-07-13

Why Everyone Is Angry at Facebook Over Its Political Ads Policy The social network is said to be discussing changes that include restricting how precisely campaigns can reach specific groups....
16:48, 2019-11-22

Sex lives of app users 'shared with Facebook' Some period-tracking apps are sharing intimate details with Facebook, says Privacy International....
17:36, 2019-09-10

Facebook's lawsuit against an app developer is quite ironic Kettle, meet pot. Or perhaps we should say, man bites dog. Either way, it symbolizes news announced on Friday by Facebook (via Ars Technica). The com...
01:40, 2019-05-14

Joe Biden says he’s open to breaking up Facebook Joe Biden said he would be open to breaking up Facebook, a sign of the deep skepticism among many Democratic presidential contenders about the power ...
23:52, 2019-05-13

Facebook and Google can see what porn you’re watching Web masterminds can see what helps you masturbate. Facebook, Google and Oracle cloud are secretly tracking the porn you watch, according to a new joi...
20:20, 2019-07-18

Kamala Harris Says 'We Have to Seriously Take a Look At' Breaking Up Facebook California Senator Kamala Harris, one of the (innumerable) Democrats eyeing the White House in a 2020 presidential bid, has joined Massachusetts sena...
03:12, 2019-05-13

Chris Hughes was almost right about breaking up Facebook So on my Thursday morning commute, when I was finished reading The Post, I opened to the op-ed page in the New York Times that a friend pointed out t...
08:20, 2019-05-12

Facebook wants to teach robots how to walk Facebook AI researchers have trained robots how to walk and be curious about the physical world and given them a sense of touch.Read More...
13:12, 2019-05-20

Facebook and Instagram crash on Thanksgiving Thousands of users complained about issues, citing problems with sharing posts and sending messagesFor many attempting to share Thanksgiving posts on...
18:40, 2019-11-28

Facebook and Google antitrust investigations: all you need to know State attorneys general are opening the latest inquiries into the companies’ practices as government scrutiny growsAttorneys general in a number of U...
08:32, 2019-09-07

Facebook has made AR ads available to all marketers through its ad manager This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already hav...
16:28, 2019-12-12

Stories now account for nearly 10% of all Facebook ad spend This is a preview of The Stories Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. To check to see if you already have access to Busin...
19:52, 2019-12-12

Grandsharenting: When Grandparents Get Carried Away on Facebook Many parents worried about the ramifications of sharing too much about their children on social media are having difficult conversations about it wit...
14:44, 2019-11-26

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

Is Facebook undermining democracy in Africa? Critics say the social media giant has allowed its platform to be weaponised during elections on the continent....
15:12, 2019-05-24

Facebook and Twitter are growing into the mainstream The row over a fake Nancy Pelosi video shows platforms are no longer disruptors, but incumbents, gatekeepers and publishersIn the first three months ...
15:56, 2019-06-02

Report: Facebook considering its own bitcoin for payments SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Wall Street Journal reports that Facebook plans a cryptocurrency-based payment system that it could launch for billions of u...
02:36, 2019-05-03

Facebook not worried about $5 billion FTC fine Facebook’s eye-popping $5 billion FTC fine may have set a record, but it’s a drop in the bucket for owner Mark Zuckerberg. Zuckerberg, who has a net ...
04:28, 2019-07-25

Facebook to delete name of potential whistleblower WASHINGTON – Facebook says it is deleting the name of the person who has been identified in conservative circles as the whistleblower who trigg...
05:16, 2019-11-09

ProBeat: YouTube is no better than Facebook or Twitter YouTube is not a social network, but when it comes to its rules and recommendation algorithms, the Google company is just like Facebook and Twitter.R...
19:44, 2019-06-07

Facebook bets on messaging … but where will the money come from? Today, Facebook doesn’t generate significant revenue from its messaging apps, Messenger and WhatsApp, but that's about to change.Read More...
23:32, 2019-05-21