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Twitch Briefly Bans One Of The Biggest Moderation Bots

If allowed to chatter and meme unchecked, Twitch chat can grow into an unstoppable avalanche of ugly behavior. Many streamers rely on at least a hand...

Twitch Briefly Bans One Of The Biggest Moderation Bots

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Twitch Suspends Streamer After She Wears Chun-Li Cosplay Last night, Twitch suspended art streamer Quqco after she livestreamed herself wearing cosplay of Chun-Li from Street Fighter, Dexerto first reported...
15:56, 2019-09-16

Twitch Uses Mario Reference To Let Viewers Know Ninja Left Last Thursday, Tyler “Ninja” Blevins announced he was leaving Twitch to stream exclusively on Mixer. Twitch has subsequently added a tongue-in-cheek ...
16:24, 2019-08-05

Paul and Gita are streaming The Outer Worlds over on Twitch. Paul and Gita are streaming The Outer Worlds over on Twitch. Join us in the chat and subscribe to us on Twitch for more streams as they happen....
19:20, 2019-10-24

Twitch introduces new dashboard so more people can create livestreams Twitch is announcing a new set of features and tools for its Creator Dashboard. That is something that Twitch's 3 million creators can use.Read More...
21:48, 2019-12-04

2,200 Viewed Germany Shooting Before Twitch Removed Post The live-streaming platform, owned by Amazon, has struggled to police content as it is posted....
13:20, 2019-10-10

Wiggle, Twitch, Squirm: Watch How Guts Grow Pulsing movements in an embryo are crucial to helping intestines grow into the wonder tube that it is, a study finds....
16:48, 2019-10-11

Dr Disrespect's Return To Twitch Brings Big Numbers, Donations Today, after a nearly month-long absence following his E3 bathroom stream suspension, Dr Disrespect returned to Twitch. His suspension lasted two wee...
00:16, 2019-07-09

Twitch's Artifact Category Is Porn-Filled Anarchy There are, as you are probably already aware, not many people playing Artifact, the digital card game that developer Valve recently decided to take b...
00:44, 2019-05-29

TuneMoji plugs musical GIFs into Twitch livestreams TuneMoji, the maker of the MusicGIF platform, announced today a new collaboration with livestreaming video platform Twitch.Read More...
13:28, 2019-05-16

Twitch Has the Gamers but Yearns for a Wider Audience (Like YouTube’s?) The live-streaming platform, owned by Amazon, has more viewers than many cable channels. But a new ad campaign aims to show it’s good for more than v...
21:36, 2019-09-26

StreamElements wants to be every Twitch star’s digital talent agent StreamElements is a one-stop resource for solving all the challenges that a livestreamer faces. But how did it get started and where's it headed?Read...
16:12, 2019-12-05

Ninja, a Fortnite Star, Leaps From Twitch to Mixer Tyler Blevins, 28, the multimillionaire gamer known as Ninja, says he has a deal to stream exclusively at the Microsoft service. He’s quitting Twitch...
04:16, 2019-08-02

Fortnite’s Chapter 2 boosted viewer hours by 31% on Twitch Fortnite, League of Legends, and Apex Legends all saw a spike in viewership on Twitch in October. World of Warcraft is dropping after Classic's launc...
21:32, 2019-11-08

This Is How Porn Ended Up on Ninja’s Zombie Twitch Channel Maybe it's time to pay more attention to how the biggest gaming platform in the world is moderated....
01:20, 2019-08-14

I (Tim Rogers) am playing Conan Unconquered over on our Twitch channel! I (Tim Rogers) am playing Conan Unconquered over on our Twitch channel! I love old-fashioned RTSes. This one looks good. Coincidentally, I have read ...
20:28, 2019-05-29

Twitch Still Hasn't Fixed Its Racist Emote Problem During a recent stream hosted by prominent leftist streamer Hasan Piker, a familiar scene unfolded. He was talking about a 1985 trip Bernie Sanders t...
03:24, 2019-06-05

Gunman livestreamed German synagogue shooting on Twitch A hate-filled gunman livestreamed his Yom Kippur attack on a synagogue and kebab joint in the German city of Halle on Wednesday — railing again...
23:28, 2019-10-09

I’m playing Donkey Kong Country over on our Twitch channel. I’m playing Donkey Kong Country over on our Twitch channel. The game’s 25th anniversary was a couple days ago! In memory of the long-ago Thanksgiving...
21:48, 2019-11-26

I (Tim Rogers) am streaming Astral Chain over on our Twitch channel! I (Tim Rogers) am streaming Astral Chain over on our Twitch channel! Let’s get wild with these hot cops and their demon dogpeople! Yell at me and cri...
20:16, 2019-08-30

League Of Legends' Version Of Auto Chess Has Taken Over Twitch We have a habit, in the gaming industry, of declaring things “The Year Of ___.” 2013 was The Year Of Luigi. 2014 was The Year Of Luigi’s Death Stare....
03:20, 2019-06-20

Another Popular Streamer Leaves Twitch, This Time For YouTube Popular content creator Jack “CouRage” Dunlop is leaving Twitch, he announced today. Unlike other recent Twitch departees, he’s not going to Mixer. I...
22:24, 2019-11-04

Another Popular Twitch Streamer Is Trying To Leave FaZe Clan Last month, popular Fortnite streamer Turner “Tfue” Tenney sued FaZe Clan, the esports organization whose banner he plays under, over a supposedly re...
23:32, 2019-06-24

Spotify and Twitch finally debut Apple TV apps Two of the world's most popular streaming services are belatedly bringing official apps to the Apple TV platform, after skipping support for years.Re...
17:12, 2019-10-07

Bernie Sanders is on Twitch now, so the revolution will be built in Fortnite Bernie Sanders has always had his finger on the pulse of young America, whether he’s podcasting, talking about Cardi B, or standing in the vicinity o...
03:56, 2019-06-26

How to stream live gameplay from your Nintendo Switch to Twitch Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Nintendo of America To stream Nintendo Switch gameplay, you'll need a Twitch account, as well as a capture card and ...
16:52, 2019-10-23

F1 to experiment with live broadcast of Mexican GP weekend on Twitch Formula 1 will broadcast the Mexican Grand Prix weekend on entertainment platform Twitch as part of an attempt to attract new audiences...
14:52, 2019-10-23

Dr Disrespect Streams Inside An E3 Bathroom, Gets Banned From Twitch Today, popular Twitch streamer Guy “Dr Disrespect” Beahm got suspended from Twitch after streaming from inside a bathroom at the Los Angeles Conventi...
02:20, 2019-06-12

Twitch just lost another star streamer, this time to Facebook Gaming This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already hav...
15:48, 2019-11-26

Longtime Twitch Streamer Is Thrilled To Be Teamfight Tactics' Best Player Rumay “Hafu” Wang’s record is nothing to sneeze at. She’s won multiple major World of Warcraft tournaments, and she’s dominated Hearthstone’s ranking...
03:12, 2019-06-27

Twitch acquires IGDB to better index the games broadcasters are playing Twitch is buying IGDB to improve the quality of its informational database, and it plans to keep the IGDB's API public for other sites to use as well...
19:16, 2019-09-19

Teenage Fortnite Pro Suspended From Twitch For Streaming With Banned Player Fortnite pro Cody ‘Clix’ Conrod has received a seven-day suspension from Twitch after he streamed on Monday alongside Zayn, a player who has been per...
00:56, 2019-11-13

Twitch backtracks after accidentally showing porn on Ninja’s old page Enlarge / Ninja's defunct Twitch page, as it looked briefly this weekend (The explicit thumbnail in the upper left has been blurred by Ars Technica)....
17:16, 2019-08-12

Over A Million People Are Watching World of Warcraft Classic On Twitch After two years of anticipation, WoW Classic is finally live. Top streamers from every corner of Twitch are streaming it right now, resulting in an a...
01:40, 2019-08-27

Twitch Streamer PaladinAmber Does Not Have Time For Your Shit, Internet Creeps Make creepy comments in PaladinAmber’s Twitch chat at your own risk. “How much for a hug?” somebody asked during a stream a few days ago. In the blin...
04:08, 2019-07-26

Anti-Semitic German synagogue shooting was livestreamed on Twitch A shooting near a German synagogue on Wenesday that left two people dead and was motivated by anti-Semitism was live-streamed on the online streaming...
02:52, 2019-10-10

Our own Heather Alexandra is streaming Remnant: From the Ashes right now on our Twitch channel. Our own Heather Alexandra is streaming Remnant: From the Ashes right now on our Twitch channel. Join us in the chat and subscribe to us on Twitch for...
19:08, 2019-08-21

Another Popular Twitch Streamer, King Gothalion, Moves To Mixer You can now add another popular Twitch streamer to the growling list of streamers making the switch to competing service Mixer. This time its Cory “K...
19:08, 2019-10-27

Nick Eh 30 takes his 4.6 million subscribers from YouTube Live to Twitch Nicholas "Nick Eh 30" Amyoony will begin livestreaming exclusively on Twitch instead of YouTube Live. This comes weeks after Ninja left Twitch for Mi...
15:52, 2019-08-29

Twitch Streamer Explains Why Painting Her Body On Camera Isn't Sexual The equation underlying Sophia “Djarii” White’s Twitch stream is really pretty simple. She loves video games, art, and makeup, so she combines those ...
21:16, 2019-10-28

Ahead of TwitchCon, Twitch changes its logo and branding for community empowerment Ahead of the TwitchCon annual event in San Diego, California, Amazon’s livestreaming firm Twitch is changing its logo and branding to reflect i...
17:40, 2019-09-26

Gamer sparks outrage for ‘throwing cat over her shoulder’ on Twitch livestream A POPULAR gamer has sparked outrage for appearing to throw her cat over her shoulder on a livestream....
17:36, 2019-07-22

Twitch Streamer Sentenced After Assaulting Pregnant Girlfriend During Game Last year, Fortnite streamer Luke “MrDeadMoth” Munday was heard assaulting his then-pregnant girlfriend during a stream in front of the pair’s two ch...
01:16, 2019-11-14

Some Streamers Are Boycotting Twitch In Support Of The Amazon Prime Day Strike Unless you’ve got the world’s most powerful ad blocker, you’re probably painfully aware that it’s Prime Day, a holiday that Amazon made up because it...
00:36, 2019-07-16

Ninja makes Mixer debut after 'shock' move from Twitch The biggest name on Fortnite left the streaming site, and 14m followers, to join Microsoft's rival platform....
09:32, 2019-08-04

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

How to stream live gameplay on your PS4 to Twitch, YouTube, or other streaming sites Photocritical/Shutterstock You can stream live gameplay from your PS4 to YouTube or Twitch, which is a great way to show off your skills. Before you ...
21:12, 2019-10-02

Ninja‘ed: Microsoft swipes top game-streamer from Amazon’s Twitch Tyler "Ninja" Blevins sends his love to Microsoft's Mixer. (credit: Mixer / Ninja) Over the past three years, Microsoft has been relatively quiet abo...
21:12, 2019-08-01

Twitch Streamer Gives Away $5,000 After Failing To Catch Shiny Pokémon In 15 Hours You win some, you lose some. Some days you eat the bear, some days the bear eats you. Long have these sorts of aphorisms existed in the cultural lexi...
00:20, 2019-11-20

Twitch Suspends Streamer After She Wears Chun-Li Cosplay [Updated] Last night, Twitch suspended art streamer Quqco after she livestreamed herself wearing cosplay of Chun-Li from Street Fighter, Dexerto first reported...
19:32, 2019-09-16

Drumming On Twitch Helps Successful Streamer Control His Tourette's Watching Gregory “Mrgregles” Storey stream, there’s a good chance you’d never even realize he has Tourette Syndrome, a rare neurological condition ch...
03:36, 2019-05-14

Ninja’ed: Microsoft swipes top game-streamer from Amazon’s Twitch Tyler "Ninja" Blevins sends his love to Microsoft's Mixer. (credit: Mixer / Ninja) Over the past three years, Microsoft has been relatively quiet abo...
22:32, 2019-08-01

Amidst Controversy, Twitch Confirms That Breastfeeding On Stream Is Allowed Last week, Twitch partner Heather “HeatheredEffect” Kent breastfed her baby while talking to a friend and streaming on Twitch. She didn’t try to draw...
23:52, 2019-08-01

Look: Allison Holker, Stephen 'tWitch' Boss expecting a daughter "Dancing with the Stars" pro Allison Holker and her husband, "Ellen DeGeneres Show" star Stephen 'tWitch' Boss, announced on Instagram that they are ...
14:12, 2019-08-19

Fortnite’s black hole event broke Twitch records Fortnite has been through a big change with the launch of Season 2, and the hyped transition from Season X to this new era earned a lot of eyes.Read ...
20:52, 2019-10-23

21 Borderlands 3 gameplay details you may have missed from the trailers and Twitch Streams Borderlands 3 is bursting with smart changes and nifty new mechanics. Here’s our handy breakdown of everything you need to know....
21:00, 2019-05-01

Popular Streamer Tfue's Use Of A Racial Slur Could Be His Last Strike On Twitch Popular Twitch streamer Turner “Tfue” Tenney seemingly used a racial slur while streaming Minecraft earlier this week. Twitch has yet to take action,...
22:52, 2019-09-05

Fortnite World Cup champ gets ‘swatted’ during live Twitch stream The Pennsylvania teen who won the Fortnite World Cup last month — pocketing $3 million in the process — was “swatted” over th...
06:00, 2019-08-13

Twitch Star Ninja Is Turning Off His Camera While Eating Throughout Ramadan Streamers, like other humans who for some reason choose to not spend most of their day on camera, have to eat. Most streamers casually snack or have ...
01:56, 2019-05-11

Twitch Suspends Popular Leftist Streamer After Controversial 9/11 Comments During a Twitch stream earlier this week, popular leftist streamer Hasan Piker made a statement that would, by pretty much any measure, be considered...
03:12, 2019-08-24

Two Weeks After Suspending Dr. Disrespect For Livestreaming In Bathroom, Twitch Restores His Channel Last night, Twitch reinstated Guy “Dr. Disrespect” Beahm’s gargantuan Twitch channel. This follows its removal after an incident at E3 involving a ca...
18:08, 2019-06-26

Twitch Streamer Says She Was Banned For 'Suggestive' Attire After Brigade From Racist Trolls For women streaming on Twitch, being questionably banned for “suggestive” clothing or behavior is an increasingly visible problem. Some feel that Twi...
00:48, 2019-10-15

Twitch snags chief marketing officer Doug Scott from Zynga Twitch, the livestreaming service and entertainment community owned by Amazon, said former Zynga chief marketing officer Doug Soctt is joining Twitch...
18:44, 2019-10-21

Twitch Studio’s streamlined streaming suite hits open beta Twitch Studio is going into open beta today with the goal of enabling anyone to become a livestreamer.Read More...
20:04, 2019-11-12

Bernie Sanders Finally Appears On His Own Twitch Channel—During Amazon Boycott Last time we checked in on endearingly grouchy democratic socialist uncle and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders’ Twitch channel, it was notably lac...
00:36, 2019-07-18

Twitch Streamer 'Trained For 3 Months' To Try And Break 566-Hour Streaming Record Humans do lots of inadvisable things in public for attention (see: hot dog eating contests, “the worm”). There is, though, a fine line between inoffe...
17:04, 2019-11-11

Gamers say they're earning more money on Facebook's streaming platform than on Twitch and YouTube Samantha Lee/Business Insider Gaming is a $120 billion industry, and live video game streaming constitutes a growing slice. Twitch pioneered the idea...
17:40, 2019-10-12

Twitch Streamer 'Trained For 3 Months' To Try And Break 569-Hour Streaming Record Humans do lots of inadvisable things in public for attention (see: hot dog eating contests, “the worm”). There is, though, a fine line between inoffe...
21:52, 2019-11-11

Black Friday 2019 gift guide: For Twitch and YouTube creators FEATURE: Thanksgiving is fast approaching for those of us in the United States, and that means it’s almost time for shopping. The holiday gift-...
21:04, 2019-11-20

StreamLabs/Newzoo: Fortnite still rules Twitch, but hours watched declined in Q3 Fortnite was still the most-watch game on livestreaming platform Twitch in the third quarter, but the hours watched on the platform declined. During ...
17:12, 2019-10-07

How to link your PayPal account to your Twitch channel so viewers can donate to your page Casimiro PT/Shutterstock You can link your PayPal account to your Twitch so that viewers can donate directly to you. You can easily set up PayPal don...
17:28, 2019-11-18

Twitch Streamers Plan ‘SlutStream’ To Raise Awareness Of Online Harassment Tomorrow, a veteran Twitch streamer is organizing a day called “SlutStream” for women gaming online to band together and deflate the power of the wor...
20:36, 2019-07-29

GTA 5 Online Casino WARNING: Get your Twitch Prime Bonus TODAY before it’s too late! It's your last day to claim your Rockstar bonuses in-game in GTA Online - here's what you need to know about the special promotions between Twitch an...
08:20, 2019-07-19

Watch: Allison Holker, Stephen 'tWitch' Boss expecting child "So You Think You Can Dance" alums Allison Holker and Stephen "tWitch" Boss announced Holker's pregnancy on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."...
18:16, 2019-05-10

Look: Stephen 'tWitch' Boss, Allison Holker confirm daughter's birth "So You Think You Can Dance" alums Stephen "tWitch" Boss and Allison Holker welcomed their second child, daughter Zaia....
16:40, 2019-11-07

Paul is streaming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare over on our Twitch channel. Paul is streaming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare over on our Twitch channel. Join us in the chat and subscribe to us on Twitch for more streams as they...
22:20, 2019-10-25

Twitch App Lets Viewers Mess With People Playing Mario, Metroid, And More The idea underlying Twitch extension Crowd Control is not wholly new. Since the dawn of time, people have messed with each others’ games for laughs. ...
01:24, 2019-05-15

Twitch boots streamer over ‘sexually suggestive’ Street Fighter cosplay Her thigh-high slits got her suspended. Small-time Twitch streamer Quqco was banned from the platform on Sunday after being reported for “Shari...
17:44, 2019-09-17

Twitch Users Watch Billions of Hours of Video, but the Site Wants to Go Beyond Fortnite The live-streaming platform, owned by Amazon, has more viewers than many cable channels. But a new ad campaign aims to show it’s good for more than v...
19:52, 2019-09-27

Watch: SuperM recreates tWitch's dance moves in 'Ellen' video K-pop group SuperM imitates tWitch dancing in new footage from its appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."...
20:20, 2019-10-25

F1 Will Stream This Weekend's Mexican Grand Prix Coverage For Free On Twitch, But Not In The U.S. Formula One has been progressively getting with the times lately, including its own streaming service, and the apparent next step in that process is ...
22:40, 2019-10-23

Stephen ''tWitch'' Boss and Allison Holker Will Give You the Motivation To Get Up and Dance Stephen "tWitch" Boss and Allison Holker have got the moves. Boss stepped away from his DJ booth and took the reins as the guest host of The Ellen De...
20:56, 2019-10-11

Twitch Prime subscribers get 30 free days of Crunchyroll anime service Twitch is announcing that its Twitch Prime members will get 30 days of free anime with a temporary subscription to Crunchyroll's anime platform.Read ...
18:12, 2019-05-15

Twitch's New Subscriber-Only Streams Might Violate Game Publishers' Terms Of Service Last week, Twitch announced a new feature that’s already proven divisive: subscriber-only streams. True to their name, they’re like regular streams, ...
02:32, 2019-07-02

Ninja Understandably Upset That His Old Twitch Channel Was Promoting A Porn Stream Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, who recently left his 14 million-follower Twitch account behind to go and stream on rival platform Mixer, has issued a stateme...
05:40, 2019-08-12

Twitch Buckles Down On Security After Artifact Page Gets Spammed With Memes And Porn Earlier this week, the Twitch category for Valve’s card game Artifact made a miraculous resurgence—but not for the right reasons. A horde of slaverin...
01:00, 2019-05-31

More than 2,000 people watched a Twitch livestream of a shooting outside a German synagogue on Yom Kippur before it was taken down Thousands of people watched a Twitch livestream of a shooting outside a synagogue in Germany on Wednesday. Two people died in the incident after the ...
03:44, 2019-10-10

Twitch will offer giveaways and a live-streamed shopping show for Prime Day No surprise, the Twitch game streaming site owned by Amazon has a number of plans in store for this year’s Prime Day event, plans that include ...
15:32, 2019-06-30

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

FIFA 19 Twitch Prime FUT Pack: How to get two FREE 86+ Ultimate Team player rewards FIFA 19 Ultimate Team players can pick up two free Twitch Prime Packs for free simply by linking your Amazon, Twitch and EA accounts. Here's what you...
15:48, 2019-07-11

WoW Classic Fans Brace For The Arrival Of Something That Didn't Exist In 2004: Twitch Streamers World Of Warcraft Classic is kinda wild when you think about it. It’s a time capsule from 2004 that you can live inside, a swirling portal to a place...
01:20, 2019-06-08

Chris and Riley are streaming the early access roguelike Noita over on our Twitch channel. Chris and Riley are streaming the early access roguelike Noita over on our Twitch channel. Join us in the chat and subscribe to us for more streams a...
22:12, 2019-09-16

Twitch sues users who posted porn, racism, and more to Artifact stream page Enlarge / A capture shows the flood of "Ayaya" anime meme streams that took over Twitch's Artifact stream page in May. (credit: Know Your Meme) In ...
19:52, 2019-06-19

Kotaku Popular Streamers React To Dr Disrespect’s Twitch Ban | Jalopnik Car Sales Are Slipping Into Kotaku Popular Streamers React To Dr Disrespect’s Twitch Ban | Jalopnik Car Sales Are Slipping Into Recession-Level Decline | Earther Groundbreaking ...
17:48, 2019-06-13

Fortnite star Tfue uses racial slur, but Twitch isn't commenting on rule violation Fortnite streamer Taylor "Tfue" Tenney uttered a racial slur during a live broadcast of himself playing Minecraft, in violation of Twitch's policy....
01:56, 2019-09-05

Twitch Sues Trolls Who Turned Artifact's Page Into A Porn-Riddled Disaster Late last month, the Twitch game category section dedicated to embattled Valve card game Artifact briefly rocketed back into relevance. That was almo...
21:36, 2019-06-17

Ninja Understandably Upset That His Old Twitch Channel Was Promoting A Porn Stream [Update] Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, who recently left his 14 million-follower Twitch account behind to go and stream on rival platform Mixer, has issued a stateme...
17:48, 2019-08-12

As Police Investigate Threats To Twitch Offices, Employees Told To Work From Home After multiple threats were sent to Twitch’s offices in San Francisco, California, the company has asked employees to work from home for the day. Pol...
23:12, 2019-08-07

Allison Holker Gives Birth, Welcomes Baby Girl With Stephen "tWitch" Boss Baby number two is coming through! So You Think You Can Dance alums and real-life married couple Allison Holker and Stephen "tWitch" Boss have welcom...
01:04, 2019-11-07

I (Tim Rogers) am going to play John Wick Hex with its designer-director Mike Bithell on our Twitch I (Tim Rogers) am going to play John Wick Hex with its designer-director Mike Bithell on our Twitch channel starting at 3pm (Eastern). I’ll be asking...
20:52, 2019-10-08

Judge Rules That Twitch's Contract With Banned Streamer Includes 'Unconscionable' Language The legal saga between Twitch and the banned Counter-Strike: Global Offensive streamer James “PhantomL0rd” Varga continues. The judge’s latest ruling...
20:00, 2019-09-30

Monster Hunter World UPDATE: Twitch Stream COUNTDOWN and new MHW Iceborne teasers? Capcom's smash hit Monster Hunter World looks to be getting new content VERY soon - here's what to expect and when....
08:36, 2019-05-09

Blizzard denies reports that it's banning Twitch viewers for pro-Hong Kong chat Blizzard has denied reports it was banning Twitch users who expressed support for the Hong Kong protesters via chat. Twitch viewers complained that t...
12:56, 2019-10-21

Fortnite Superstar Ninja Is Taking His 14 Million Followers From Twitch to Microsoft’s Mixer Fortnite superstar Tyler “Ninja” Blevins has left Twitch and is taking his video game live streams to Microsoft’s Mixer platform, a...
21:28, 2019-08-01

Ninja net worth after Mixer signing: Ex-Twitch star made £10 million in 2018 alone FORTNITE gamer Ninja has revealed how much money he made from streaming the video game in 2018. But how much is his net worth after his signing to Mi...
13:08, 2019-08-02

GTA 5 Online Update Today: New Vysser Neo, Casino Cars, Money Bonuses and Twitch Rewards Rockstar’s weekly update for GTA 5 Online includes an amazing free car, new masks and in-game artworks. Read on to discover exactly what you can grab...
16:24, 2019-08-01

We Think We Can Swoon: Inside Stephen "tWitch" Boss and Allison Holker's Incredible Love Story Personally, we don't know how anyone makes it through a season of So You Think You Can Dance without falling in love. Allison Holker and Stephen "tW...
12:52, 2019-09-29

Popular Twitch Streamer Tfue's Contract With FaZe Leaks As Public Dispute Rages On Earlier this week, Turner “Tfue” Tenney, a 21-year-old Fortnite pro who is one of the most popular streamers on Twitch, sued FaZe, the esports organi...
03:40, 2019-05-24

Facing Burnout, Stress, And Health Issues, Top Twitch Streamers Are Taking Extended Breaks Last year during E3, streaming megastar Tyler “Ninja” Blevins took two days off from his regular schedule. A blip on the radar in the grand scheme of...
01:08, 2019-10-24

Dota 2 Fans' Reactions To Hong Kong Protests Take Over Twitch Chat Of $33 Million Tournament We’re just days away from the biggest Dota 2 event of the year, the annual International tournament with its $33 million prize pool. Normally, this w...
02:12, 2019-08-16

‘Fortnite’ star Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins leaves Amazon’s Twitch for Microsoft’s Mixer Fortnite superstar Tyler “Ninja” Blevins has left Twitch and is taking his video game live streams to Microsoft’s Mixer platform, a stunning switch t...
23:20, 2019-08-01

Kotaku Dr Disrespect Streams Inside An E3 Bathroom, Gets Banned From Twitch [Update: E3 Badge Revoke Kotaku Dr Disrespect Streams Inside An E3 Bathroom, Gets Banned From Twitch [Update: E3 Badge Revoked] | Jalopnik One of the Most Annoying Parts Abou...
16:24, 2019-06-12

Amazon's livestreaming service Twitch just lost another big star, and this time it's YouTube doing the poaching (AMZN) Matt Shouse/YouTube Professional gamer Jack "CouRage" Dunlop recently announced an exclusive streaming partnership with YouTube. Though CouRage has b...
16:16, 2019-11-06

We (Jason Schreier and Tim Rogers) are playing Dragon Quest Builders 2 over on Kotaku’s Twitch chann We (Jason Schreier and Tim Rogers) are playing Dragon Quest Builders 2 over on Kotaku’s Twitch channel! I gotta say: I thought PLAYING a Dragon Quest...
19:28, 2019-07-12

World of Warcraft Classic has 1 million Twitch viewers minutes after launch — and long log-in queues World of Warcraft Classic is live as of 3 p.m. Pacific today, and this nostalgic online role-playing experience is drawing a lot of attention.Read Mo...
00:28, 2019-08-27

Tfue Net Worth: FaZe clan Twitch streamer has earned ‘millions’ playing Fortnite FORTNITE Twitch streamer Tfue has alleged his employer FaZe Clan has taken advantage of him with an ‘oppressive’ contract. But how much is he worth?...
19:20, 2019-05-21

Borderlands 3 Gameplay Reveal COUNTDOWN: Twitch Stream Start Time, How to Watch, Earn loot 2K and Gearbox are planning to unveil more information about Borderlands 3 in an upcoming Twitch stream soon - here's everything you need to know, in...
13:12, 2019-05-01

Apex Legends Update: Season 2 Good news for fans as Twitch Prime Bonus revealed If you're an Amazon Prime member, you're in for a treat as Apex Legends kicks off Season 2....
09:48, 2019-07-02

Trump just joined Amazon’s video game streaming site Twitch, even though he has major beef with Jeff Bezos (AMZN) Leah Millis/Reuters President Trump has joined video-streaming platform Twitch. Twitch is primarily used by gamers to broadcast what they're playing ...
12:08, 2019-10-11

Trump just joined Amazon's video game streaming site Twitch, even though he has major beef with Jeff Bezos (AMZN) Leah Millis/Reuters President Donald Trump has joined the video-streaming platform Twitch. Twitch is primarily used by gamers to broadcast what they'...
14:08, 2019-10-11

UK bans gender stereotypes in ads A ban has come into force prohibiting commercials that reinforce gender prejudices. This is met with approval by feminists in Europe....
12:52, 2019-06-14

CBS bans TV ad that depicts menstruating men An underwear ad that depicts a world where men and boys menstruate is getting either banned or censored by several TV networks. Thinx, a New York-bas...
03:24, 2019-10-09

What travelers need to know about sunscreen bans Here are some of the most popular destinations that have banned nonbiodegradable sunscreens, and how you can switch to a responsible alternative. &#...
14:08, 2019-04-18

Where are 'burqa bans' in Europe? After a bitter legal fight, the Netherlands has put a limited burka ban into force. DW takes a look at European countries that have had similar restr...
16:24, 2019-08-01

FAA bans some Apple MacBooks from planes Apple has recently recalled batteries installed in some of the 15-inch MacBooks, which are now banned from airplanes.      ...
20:08, 2019-08-14

M&S bans glitter from Christmas cards Retailer’s glitter ban comes amid concern about microplastics polluting the environmentMarks & Spencer has joined the effort against microplastics by...
20:00, 2019-08-30

1 in 4 Youths Has Vaped. Will State Bans Do Anything? Without knowing what has caused a spate of vaping-related illnesses, experts said it was unclear whether new state and local regulations could have m...
17:28, 2019-09-18

MLB bans players from Venezuelan league CARACAS – Major League Baseball will not give permission for players to participate in the upcoming Venezuelan Professional Baseball League (LV...
03:12, 2019-08-23

‘S.N.L.’ Takes Aim at Trump and the Abortion Bans The 44th season finale was hosted by Paul Rudd, who played Pete Buttigieg, and featured a tribute to Nipsey Hussle from DJ Khaled....
08:40, 2019-05-19

Facebook Bans Ads From The Epoch Times The social network has struggled to implement a consistent political advertising policy as groups appear able to get around its transparency rules....
21:12, 2019-08-23

EasyJet bans peanuts on all flights Not only will the British-based budget airline no longer serve peanuts, passengers are also being asked not to consume products containing nuts while...
20:28, 2019-04-24

Amazon's wildly popular video game streaming service, Twitch, is bleeding: These are all the stars who have left for competing services (MSFT, AMZN, GOOGL) YouTube/Tyler Blevins Amazon owns and operates Twitch, the biggest live video streaming service in the world. Starting in August, Twitch's most popul...
15:48, 2019-11-09

Twitch Prime expands its free loot for gamers with Apex Legends gear on Prime Day Amazon is offering new beneifts to Twitch Prime members in terms of free gifts that are valuable to gamers.Read More...
10:48, 2019-06-28

Bremen bans right-wing group Phalanx 18 Phalanx 18 actively promoted violent, anti-constitutional ideologies through its events and concerts. Following the ban, calls remain for German auth...
14:16, 2019-11-20

Apple bans vaping apps from the iOS App Store Enlarge / Woman smoking electronic cigarette. (credit: BSIP/UIG/Getty) Apple has removed all 181 vaping-related apps from the iOS App Store, Axios re...
21:12, 2019-11-15

Berlin bans Checkpoint Charlie 'soldiers' Local authorities have revoked permission for actors to dress like US soldiers and take pictures with tourists. Police had reportedly requested the b...
15:52, 2019-11-04

Samoa bans 'Rocketman' over gay scenes: media Samoa has banned "Rocketman", the movie-musical based on the life of British musician Elton John, over its depiction of homosexuality, the South Paci...
10:36, 2019-06-11

Oktoberfest bans e-scooters from festival grounds With intoxicated riders causing numerous accidents in Germany since they were introduced this summer, Munich officials have decided not to risk it. S...
22:20, 2019-09-10

NBA bans players from using ‘ninja-style’ headwear Fans won’t see the Nets’ Jarrett Allen in his “ninja-style headwear,” or any other player for that matter. The NBA has banned players from wear...
03:00, 2019-09-10

Amsterdam bans Red Light District tours City officials in Amsterdam are halting tours of the city's famous Red Light District because of concerns about sex workers being treated as tourist ...
16:20, 2019-04-09

Virginia bans deepfakes and deepnudes pornography Virginia is one of the first places to outlaw fake pornography created without a subject's consent....
14:08, 2019-07-02

Arizona bans coyote killing contests PHOENIX (AP) – The Arizona Game and Fish Commission has voted to ban organized contests where hunters try to kill the most coyotes or other pre...
00:36, 2019-06-23

San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales, becoming the first US city to do so San Francisco on Tuesday became the first city in the country to ban e-cigarettes after city officials voted in favor of an ordinance that prohibits ...
01:04, 2019-06-26

Oakland bans the use of facial recognition, becoming third US city to do so The Oakland City Council voted unanimously to prevent city employees, including the police, from using or acquiring it facial recognition technology ...
19:16, 2019-07-17

TSA bans Star Wars drink souvenir TSA says Star Wars fan won't be able to take their "thermal detonator" Coke and Sprite bottles home from Disney.      ...
20:16, 2019-08-29

Apple bans all vaping apps from the App Store AP Apple is banning all 181 vaping-related apps from its App Store, according to a report from Axios, with the ban coming into force Friday. The tech...
15:28, 2019-11-15

FAA bans some Apple MacBooks from airplanes after recall Apple has recently recalled batteries installed in some of the 15-inch MacBooks, which are now banned from airplanes.      ...
16:24, 2019-08-14

Under-18s face 'like' and 'streaks' bans on social media The UK's data watchdog proposes restrictions on Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat among others....
11:52, 2019-04-15

Dutch museum bans 'Golden Age' from exhibitions Not all that glitters is gold, the Amsterdam Museum has decided as it opts for '17th century' instead of 'Golden Age.' The move to ban the term has r...
20:08, 2019-09-13

Oakland bans use of facial recognition, becomes third US city to do so The Oakland City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to prevent city employees, including the police, from using or acquiring facial recognition tec...
18:36, 2019-07-18

Tunisia bans niqab in government offices Tunisia's prime minister has banned the full-face veil in all government buildings due to security concerns. It comes after a deadly double suicide b...
19:48, 2019-07-05

UK bans ads over gender stereotypes in landmark ruling Adverts by cream cheese maker Philadelphia and car giant Volkswagen will no longer appear on UK television, the agency ruled. But both companies have...
12:28, 2019-08-14

ITV bans all-male comedy writing teams The broadcaster will no longer commission comedies that don't have any women in the writers' room....
01:44, 2019-06-18

Disney bans Netflix from advertising on its networks The streaming cold war got a few notches hotter today, as The New York Times reports that Disney has begun banning advertisements from Netflix on the...
02:48, 2019-10-05

San Francisco Bans Facial Recognition Technology It is the first ban by a major city on the use of facial recognition technology by police and all other municipal agencies....
01:04, 2019-05-15

Across US, activists protest new wave of abortion bans Abortion rights supporters are holding rallies at the U.S. Supreme Court, statehouses and other sites across the nation to oppose tough abortion bans...
23:28, 2019-05-21

Twitter bans all political ads because they can ‘influence votes' Highly targeted political adverts give politicians who use them an unfair advantage, says Twitter, so the social media firm is banning them on its pl...
11:32, 2019-10-31

What’s worse, Facebook’s bans or government regulation? On Thursday, Facebook decided it had had enough. It banned several accounts that it labeled as “dangerous” from its platforms. The prominent far-righ...
02:12, 2019-05-03

Thousands rally across US against abortion bans – in pictures About 400 events were set to take place across all 50 US states in defense of abortion rights Continue reading......
00:00, 2019-05-22

Facebook bans extremists, 'dangerous individuals' Multiple extremist figures, including Infowars' Alex Jones and Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, have been banned from Facebook and Instagram. ...
02:52, 2019-05-03

Instagram bans 'cosmetic surgery' filters Effects showing what people might look after surgery will go, amid concerns they harm mental health....
14:37, 2019-10-23

Rome bans McDonald's from ancient site Italy's culture ministry has banned the McDonald's from building yet a restaurant in Rome near the ancient Baths of Caracalla....
20:08, 2019-07-31

Oakland bans use of facial recognition, becoming third US city to do so The Oakland City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to prevent city employees, including the police, from using or acquiring facial recognition tec...
11:00, 2019-07-22

'Women will die': how new abortion bans will harm the most vulnerable Women of color and poor women will be disproportionately affected by new restrictions across the US, opponents sayOn the floor of the Alabama state s...
08:32, 2019-05-19

US bans North Korea visits for another year Team Trump on Monday extended a ban on Americans traveling to North Korea by forbidding the use of US passports to gain entry to the hermit kingdom f...
21:32, 2019-08-19

After six deaths in the US and bans around the world – is vaping safe? In Britain, e-cigarettes are seen as central to the fight against smoking, but many experts believe the evidence is contradictoryIn politically fract...
10:32, 2019-09-15

Michelin chef bans meat from her restaurants Dominique Crenn, one of the world's most acclaimed chefs, has decided meat-based dishes are off the table at her restaurants Petit Crenn and Atelier ...
14:08, 2019-11-28

Israel bans far-right candidates for racism against Arabs Benzi Gopstein and Baruch Marzel of the Jewish Power party have been barred from the snap general elections in September. Prime Minister Benjamin Net...
04:32, 2019-08-26

Swedish far-right town bans 'provocative' public art The local council has fired its culture chief and said it will no longer fly the gay pride flag or allow headscarves in kindergarten. It's all part o...
09:36, 2019-11-02

Michigan bans flavored e-cigarettes day after New York LANSING, Mich. — Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday, the latest state to act following hundreds of serious breathing issu...
23:08, 2019-09-18

Video: The history of driver bans in Formula 1 Only five Formula 1 drivers in the championship's history have been forced to sit out a race due to an official FIA sanction...
13:40, 2019-08-02

U.K. Bans Advertisements Depicting Gender Stereotypes No more commercials showing men struggling to do a load of laundry, or asking women if they are “beach body ready.”...
21:52, 2019-06-14

Twitch Prime gets bonus items for GTA Online and Red Dead Online Twitch Prime is one of the ways that Amazon targets gamers, and now it's adding bonus content for major Rockstar Games releases.Read More...
23:48, 2019-07-01

Las Vegas bans homeless people from sleeping on the street Measure, which drew opposition from presidential candidates, makes it illegal to sleep on street if beds are available at sheltersLas Vegas officials...
20:08, 2019-11-07

Tanzania bans plastic bags to clean up environment Under new measures, anyone using plastic bags in Tanzania can be slapped with a fine, and those caught manufacturing the items can get jail time. Env...
23:12, 2019-06-01

Vietnam bans ‘Abominable’ movie over South China Sea map The Chinese-American-made film depicts a map that supports China's long-disputed claims that they own a specific portion of the South China Sea....
21:56, 2019-10-16

Airbnb bans 'party houses' after deadly shooting The company said it would crack down on those who violate policies barring unauthorized parties at rental properties. Five people were killed in a sh...
03:12, 2019-11-03

End of Golden Age: Dutch museum bans term from exhibits Debate over Netherlands’ colonial past resurfaces with switch to ‘17th century’ as alternativeOne of the Netherlands’ most prestigious museums has fu...
15:04, 2019-09-13

China Effectively Bans Onlines Sales of E-Cigarettes The move could effectively shut off one of the biggest markets for an industry that is facing pressure around the world....
15:00, 2019-11-01

Israel bans entry to two Muslim US congresswomen over their criticism The decision to bar Representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib is likely to deepen a rift within the Democratic Party over Israel. President Donald...
18:56, 2019-08-15

California bans sale, manufacture of fur products from 2023 California will ban the manufacture and sale of new animal fur products from 2023 after Governor Gavin Newsom signed the bill into law on Saturday....
21:44, 2019-10-12

FCC bans Huawei and ZTE gear in US-funded broadband projects Enlarge (credit: Huawei) The Federal Communications Commission today voted unanimously to ban Huawei and ZTE equipment in projects paid for by the FC...
20:56, 2019-11-22

Indonesia bans protests ahead of presidential inauguration JAKARTA – Indonesia will deploy more than 30,000 police and military personnel to ensure security for Sunday’s inauguration of President Joko W...
21:32, 2019-10-15

Spain bans Catalonia's ex-leader Puigdemont from EU vote Catalonia separatist Carles Puigdemont, who fled Spain after a 2017 secession attempt, has been banned from standing in the EU elections. He and two ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Michigan bans flavored e-cigarettes, becoming the first state to do so, governor says In a move to discourage teens and other young people from vaping, Michigan will become the first state to ban flavored e-cigarettes, the governor sai...
16:04, 2019-09-04

Malta bans Sea-Eye migrant rescue ship from its waters Malta officials have denied German-flagged rescue ship Alan Kurdi access to their territorial waters to prevent it from docking at their ports. The s...
14:40, 2019-07-07

Texas city bans abortion, says it’s a ‘sanctuary’ for unborn WASKOM, Texas (AP) — A small Texas city has passed a local abortion ban and declared itself a “sanctuary city for the unborn.” Right to L...
19:52, 2019-06-13

Vietnam bans animated ‘Abominable’ over South China Sea map Vietnam has pulled “Abominable” from theaters because the U.S.-Chinese-made animated movie showed a map supporting Chinese claims to the disputed Sou...
04:12, 2019-10-16

Proposed fracking bans may hurt Democrats in 2020 Democratic presidential contenders are promising to swiftly ban fracking, the drilling technique responsible for cheap natural gas, but it's a plan t...
05:48, 2019-09-13

California signs new law that bans high schools from starting before 8:30 a.m. LOS ANGELES (NBC NEWS) – California high schools will soon be barred from beginning class before 8:30 a.m., under first-in-the-nation legislati...
05:28, 2019-10-15

Tiktok bans political and advocacy advertising from its platform TikTok announced Thursday that it is banning all political ads, a move that sets it apart from other social media platforms that have become destinat...
03:36, 2019-10-04

New Jersey bans betting on Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Everyone, don’t place your bets. New Jersey, which became one of the first states outside of Nevada to allow sports betting after a 2018 Supreme Cour...
09:32, 2019-06-26

Philippines bans pig imports from Laos due to swine fever: WTO The Philippines has banned imports of pigs and pig products from Laos due to an African swine fever outbreak, it said in a filing published by the Wo...
12:48, 2019-07-02

PUBG addict ‘beheads dad after he bans him from playing game’ Raghuveer Kumbhar allegedly chopped off his dad's head with a sickle at their home in India...
17:04, 2019-09-10

Britain bans ‘harmful’ gender stereotypes in advertisements LONDON (AP) — Hapless husbands and housework-burdened moms are being banished from British advertising, as a crackdown on gender stereotypes comes in...
17:00, 2019-06-14

Disney bans smoking, large strollers from US parks Getting ready for that summer vacation to Disney? Whether you're heading to Florida or California, you'd better plan ahead if you're a smoker or a st...
16:20, 2019-04-09

Quebec bans religious symbols for state workers in new law Premier Francois Legault's government used its majority to push through Bill 21 by a vote of 73 to 35 after applying the mechanism of closure to end ...
05:48, 2019-06-17

Les Ferdinand calls for more diversity as FA reviews discrimination bans • Governing body looking at length of match-based suspensions• Ferdinand says more diversity in leadership roles is neededThe Football Association ha...
19:04, 2019-07-25

New Florida law bans release of mass shooting recordings TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed a bill that prohibits Florida’s government agencies from releasing photos, video or audio...
02:36, 2019-05-24

Apple bans Hong Kong protest location app The smartphone app provides information about the location of police and where tear gas was being used....
14:12, 2019-10-03

Italy bans McDonald’s near ancient Roman monument Italy’s Culture ministry announced the decision after the municipal administration loudly protested against the notion of serving burgers in the arch...
21:28, 2019-08-01

The Latest: Pence says US to lift bans on Venezuelan general WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the United States and Venezuela (all times local): 4:25 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence says the U.S. is lifting sanct...
22:36, 2019-05-07

China Effectively Bans Online Sales of E-Cigarettes The move could effectively shut off one of the biggest markets for an industry that is facing pressure around the world....
15:20, 2019-11-01

Why the Guardian is changing the language it uses to describe abortion bans New style guidance encourages editors to avoid medically misleading terms like ‘heartbeat bill’ in reference to restrictive abortion laws sweeping th...
13:20, 2019-06-07

NHS bans sale of energy drinks to under-16s in Scottish hospitals Shops in Scotland's hospitals will not be allowed to sell high-energy drinks to anyone under 16....
09:12, 2019-05-26

Massachusetts temporarily bans the sale of all vaping products Officials said the ban is to give medical experts time to figure out what's causing a spate of vaping-related illnesses across the U.S....
21:56, 2019-09-24

Polish museum bans 'obscene' banana artwork Poland's National Museum has removed an artwork of a woman eating a banana because authorities found it obscene....
15:44, 2019-04-29

Austria bans Muslim headscarf in primary schools Austria has passed a law intended to ban Muslim girls from wearing a headscarf in primary schools. The Jewish yarmulke and Sikh patka are not include...
05:28, 2019-05-16

US bans Cuba's Raul Castro over Maduro support The US has banned former Cuban President Raul Castro from entry. That comes a day after Washington expanded restrictions on Venezuelans and Iranians ...
02:00, 2019-09-27

Eid in Kashmir muted as India bans large congregations Residents could visit mosques but not able to call relatives on eighth day of crackdownLarge congregations have been banned for the major Islamic fes...
10:40, 2019-08-12

‘Uber of Weed’ wants to raise $100M despite app store bans Snoop Dogg-backed cannabis company Eaze is raising a new round of financing that’s expected to value it at $800 million — despite Google trying to ki...
05:12, 2019-05-30

Oxford bans clapping to avoid upsetting students Hold your applause, please. The University of Oxford has voted to nix clapping in favor of “silent jazz hands” at their future commenceme...
00:32, 2019-10-26

New York Bans Sale of Flavored E-cigarettes, the First State in the U.S. to Do So NEW YORK — New York became the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, a move that comes as federal health officials inve...
00:28, 2019-09-18

Lawsuit seeks to block Georgia law that bans most abortions ATLANTA (AP) — A new federal lawsuit filed in Atlanta seeks to block a Georgia law that bans most abortions, saying it’s unconstitutional. Lawy...
16:16, 2019-06-28

City bans calling someone an ‘illegal alien’ out of hate It’s now against the law in New York City to threaten someone with a call to immigration authorities or refer to them as an “illegal alie...
01:08, 2019-09-27

India bans sale of e-cigarettes in wake of ‘epidemic’ India on Wednesday outlawed the sale of all e-cigarettes in a bid to stop an “epidemic” like the one sparking bans in New York and the re...
21:24, 2019-09-18

Boston suburb bans facial recognition software Somerville, Massachusetts today became the second U.S. city to ban facial recognition software use by city departments or police.Read More...
04:12, 2019-06-28

NFL bans on-field pyrotechnics after Titans’ fire incident No playing with fire, at least temporarily. The NFL banned all flame effects and pyrotechnics on its fields for at least the short term, as an ongoin...
02:48, 2019-09-21

Leslie Jones bans Trump from her standup special Leslie Jones says she picked Washington, DC as the city where she'll film her upcoming comedy special because it has one of the "best comic crowds" i...
16:20, 2019-08-09

MLB bans players from Venezuelan Winter League due to U.S. sanctions MLB said Thursday it is in contact with the U.S. government to determine how to proceed under the new sanctions against President Nicolás Maduro’s ad...
05:28, 2019-08-23

Paris bans up to 60% of its cars as heatwave worsens pollution Paris has banned more than half of the cars registered in the region from its roads as a record heatwave worsens air pollution, the most drastic rest...
22:00, 2019-06-27

US prisons accused of widespread 'arbitrary' book bans George Orwell, John Updike and Barack Obama are among the names PEN America says have been illogically withheld from prisoners In one prison in New Y...
17:20, 2019-09-26

China bans 'uncivilized behaviors' on country's subways Eating, drinking, lying down and other 'uncivilized behaviors' will be banned on all subways in the country as of April 1, 2020....
08:36, 2019-10-29

Facebook bans "inauthentic" accounts targeting Africa Facebook blocked an Israeli firm it said was behind fake accounts mostly targeting elections in Africa....
05:20, 2019-05-17

Sudan bans Al-Jazeera as pro-democracy demonstrations continue All broadcaster’s work permits cancelled as military official warns protesters they are ‘a danger to the revolution’ Sudan has closed the Khartoum of...
05:32, 2019-05-31

Doing it for the 'gram? Royal Caribbean says no to that, bans guests for life Doing it for the 'gram? Royal Caribbean Cruises doesn't seem to think that's a good idea, particularly when it's dangerous.     &...
14:16, 2019-10-18

US bans Chinese officials for persecuting Uighur Muslims Chinese Communist Party officials involved in mass crackdown on Uighur Muslims are barred from entering the United States, Secretary of State Mike Po...
22:32, 2019-10-08

14th Street is only the beginning for NYC car bans, top transit official says The de Blasio administration’s bus-boosting experiment on 14th Street could be a model for other streets, the city’s top transportation o...
21:20, 2019-10-10

German Greens leader says bans work better than taxes Greens leader Annalena Baerbock has spoken out in favor of prohibition of polluting practices over a carbon tax as better for the environment and mor...
15:48, 2019-09-29

Outdoor watering and fire bans in effects in Tay Township, Ont. With temperatures expected to remain in the mid- to high 20s over the next week or more, the township expects that the bans will remain in place thro...
22:04, 2019-07-08

Airbnb bans 'party houses' after five die in Halloween shooting "We must do better," rental company CEO says after mass shooting at unauthorised California party....
10:36, 2019-11-03

German Green leader says bans work better than taxes Green party leader Annalena Baerbock spoke out in favor of prohibition of polluting practices over a carbon tax as better for the environment and mor...
09:04, 2019-09-29

Doing it for the 'gram? Royal Caribbean says no to that, bans guest from ever sailing again Doing it for the 'gram? Royal Caribbean Cruises doesn't seem to think that's a good idea, particularly when it's dangerous.     &...
23:56, 2019-10-17

WADA bans Russia from Olympics over doping scandals MOSCOW – Russia was banned from the Olympics and world championships in a range of sports for four years on Monday after the World Anti-Doping ...
12:12, 2019-12-09

Trump campaign bans Bloomberg journalists from events President Trump’s campaign announced Monday that it would no longer let Bloomberg News reporters get credentials to cover Trump campaign events. Camp...
19:24, 2019-12-02

The Latest: San Francisco bans facial recognition technology SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on a facial recognition ban in San Francisco (all times local): 3:10 p.m. San Francisco supervisors approved a ban on...
00:12, 2019-05-15

YouTube bans videos promoting Nazi ideology Content promoting fascism, supremacism or Holocaust denial will no longer be hostedYouTube has decided to ban content promoting Nazi ideology from it...
20:28, 2019-06-05

Facebook bans Alex Jones, other extremist figures Facebook on Thursday designated several extremist figures as “dangerous” — including Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, Infowars host Alex Jones...
21:32, 2019-05-02

German government bans weapons exports to Turkey The German government has halted arms exports to Turkey. Berlin said the ban would apply where there was a suspicion that weapons could be used in it...
15:36, 2019-10-12

Georgia Effectively Bans Abortion Under Bullshit 'Fetal Heartbeat' Law On Tuesday, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed the state’s so-called “fetal heartbeat” law, banning abortion for women well before many know that they’re...
18:56, 2019-05-07

Newark mayor effectively bans NYC’s homeless-export program Liberal Newark Mayor Ras Baraka is taking a page from President Trump’s book — by building a virtual wall between the city and Big Apple homele...
01:04, 2019-11-24

Crafting website bans users from sharing support for Trump What a tangled web politics can weave – even when it comes to crafting. Ravelry — a popular knitting and crocheting online community that boast...
16:00, 2019-06-24

Disney bans Netflix ads amid streaming platform battle The streaming wars are getting Grumpy. Disney is banning ads from Netflix across all its platforms except ESPN, as it prepares to launch a rival stre...
19:28, 2019-10-04

Both parties say abortion bans give Dems a political weapon WASHINGTON (AP) — A flood of laws banning abortions in Republican-run states has handed Democrats a political weapon heading into next year’s e...
16:04, 2019-05-25

Walmart bans cigarette sales to anyone under 21 years of age starting in July BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Walmart bans cigarette sales to anyone under 21 years of age starting in July....
19:04, 2019-05-08

WADA bans Russia from international sporting events for four years The ban means Russia will miss next year's Olympics in Tokyo, as well as the Winter Games in Beijing in 2022. It leaves the door open to Russian athl...
11:32, 2019-12-09

Lebanese town bans Muslims from buying, renting property BEIRUT (AP) — The case of Hadat, a once-Christian Lebanese town that bars Muslims from buying or renting property, has sparked a national outcry. It ...
08:52, 2019-06-26

TikTok bans two dozen accounts for posting ISIS propaganda ISIS may have found its latest recruiting ground in the wildly popular app TikTok. The Chinese-owned video platform has banned roughly two dozen acco...
23:04, 2019-10-21

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

Facebook bans fake Russian accounts targeting US voters Facebook has banned dozens of accounts linked to a Russian agency that is accused of being behind a mass misinformation campaign. Many of the account...
03:08, 2019-10-22

Trump attacks social media companies after Facebook bans STERLING, Virginia (AP) — President Donald Trump is criticizing social media companies after Facebook banned a number of extremist figures. Trump, wh...
19:32, 2019-05-04

Tracking online hate groups reveals why they’re resilient to bans Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | NurPhoto ) Social networks have struggled to figure out how to handle issues like threats of violence and the prese...
15:28, 2019-08-24

Airbnb bans ‘party houses’ after California mass shooting "Starting today, we are banning 'party houses,' and we are redoubling our efforts to combat unauthorized parties and get rid of abusive host and gues...
02:36, 2019-11-03

Berlin bans performers posing as US soldiers at Checkpoint Charlie Public order office accuses actors of exploiting tourists by charging for passport stamps and photosBerlin authorities have banned a group of actors ...
15:44, 2019-11-04

FCC bans purchase of Huawei, ZTE equipment for subsidized wireless networks Managed by the FCC, the Universal Service Fund (USF) collects fees charged to telecom companies quarterly and disburses $8.5 billion a year. Of cours...
19:48, 2019-11-23

Massachusetts bans sale of flavored vaping and tobacco products New law signed by Republican governor will also outlaw menthol cigarettes and places a 75% excise tax on e-cigarettesMassachusetts has adopted Americ...
20:12, 2019-11-27

China bans pig imports from Laos due to African Swine fever China said on Friday it has banned direct and indirect imports of pigs, wild boars and related products from Laos due to the first African swine feve...
11:00, 2019-06-21

Plastic bans proliferate in 2019 as planet drowns in trash When the EU finally committed to banning an array of single-use plastics in March, it became part of a growing plastic-free movement that is seeing s...
10:48, 2019-06-28

Wimbledon bans plastic racket coverings in eco-friendly push Wimbledon will no longer be contributing to England’s waste trail after announcing this year’s participants will not be allowed to use plastic coveri...
21:32, 2019-06-28

New Zealand bans swimming with bottlenose dolphins after numbers plunge Conservation research shows humans are ‘loving the dolphins too much’ in Bay of Islands regionThe New Zealand government has banned tourists from swi...
06:32, 2019-08-28

Online knitting site bans posts supporting Trump A niche social media website devoted to knitting is banning posts supporting President Donald Trump, claiming the content amounts to advocating for w...
16:00, 2019-06-25

Italy bans unvaccinated children from schools after measles outbreaks As countries around the world grapple with rise of “anti-vax” sentiment, non-vaccinating parents in Italy face fines or their children being turned a...
10:43, 2019-04-09

California bans smoking on public beaches, state parks California has banned smoking on beaches and in state parks. The bill, which was signed by Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom Friday, will also forbid ...
16:28, 2019-10-12

Zimbabwe bans new electric water heaters to save energy Zimbabwe is banning the installation of new electric water heaters in a bid to save power, energy regulations published on Wednesday showed, at a tim...
13:44, 2019-11-13

UK principal bans Christmas cards in school ‘to be environmentally friendly’ The principal of an elementary school in England has banned students from sending Christmas cards to fellow students — claiming the festive tradition...
18:32, 2019-12-04

Paris bans e-scooters from sidewalks, citing rise in accidents France will ban electric scooters from its sidewalks from September, after locals grew frustrated with the vehicles congesting public areas and causi...
16:48, 2019-05-04

Tottenham bans 3 fans for selling Champions League tickets LONDON (AP) — Champions League finalist Tottenham says it banned three season-ticket holders who offered to sell their match seats online for a profi...
14:08, 2019-05-21

New state law bans discrimination against workers who wear religious garb New legislation signed into law Friday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo bans employers from discriminating against workers for wearing religious garb or having f...
00:56, 2019-08-10

‘End the shame’: Abortion bans in U.S. prompt surge in activism, protests Abortions rights activists are seeing a spike in support and say, “Alabama was a tipping point."...
20:04, 2019-05-17

Italian town bans Google Maps after too many people get lost A town in Sardinia ordered motorists and hikers to avoid Google Maps to navigate local roads after too many people got lost and stranded by using the...
20:56, 2019-10-14