U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said on Twitter that the idea that Russia wants him to win re-election was "another misinformation campaign" launched by Democrats. This report produced by Chris..
The president, according to what CBS News has learned, was furious about the briefing that was given to the House Intelligence Committee and that he berated the now outgoing Acting Director of National..
· *Jack Dorsey **cofounded Twitter in 2006 and the company has made him a billionaire.*
· *He is famous for his unusual life of luxury, including a daily fasting routine, regular ice baths, and a.. Business Insider - Published
Facebook and Twitter revealed evidence Thursday suggesting that Russian efforts to interfere in the U.S. presidential election are getting more sophisticated and harder to detect.
The companies said.. SeattlePI.com - Published
A cache of Instagram posts has yielded what researchers call a more up-to-date look at election interference operations. Much of it is familiar, but now executed with more sophistication. NPR - Published
Donald Trump’s re-election campaign filed a defamation suit against The Washington Post on Tuesday over two opinion pieces published last year.
The first op-ed listed in the lawsuit, “Trump just.. The Wrap - Published
National security professionals from across the U.S. government will meet on Tuesday in a Northern Virginia office building for an unprecedented monitoring effort to counter cyberattacks and foreign.. Reuters - Published
There is a joint statement out this afternoon co-signed by the State Department, the Department of Justice, the Department of Defense, the Department of Homeland Security, the Office of the Director of.. Mediaite - Published
Despite their dire warnings that President Trump's foreign policy endangered the United States and assured that the 2020 elections would be riddled with foreign election interference, House Democrats.. FOXNews.com - Published
A significant majority of Americans have lost faith in tech companies’ ability to prevent the misuse of their platforms to influence the 2020 presidential election, according to a new study from Pew.. TechCrunch - Published
· Facebook launched an investigation into "suspicious" content praising Bernie Sanders after receiving a tipoff from an outside researcher, The Wall Street Journal reported.
· The company did not.. Business Insider - Published
Roger Stone, just sentenced to 40 months in prison for impeding a congressional investigation of Russian election interference, is seeking the removal of the federal judge who convicted him, in the.. Seattle Times - Published
CNN anchor Chris Cuomo called out Independent Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders for using Russian election interference efforts as "cover" for the bad behavior of his online supporters. Mediaite - Published
American intelligence officials have been clear Russia is still trying to meddle in American elections. But a closed-door briefing to update members of Congress has ignited a political firestorm. Paula.. CBS News - Published
Fox News host Pete Hegseth made the stunning claim that the media and Democrats who publicly comment about Russian interference in U.S. elections are helping Russia "sow discord and disinformation and.. Mediaite - Published
NPR's Rachel Martin talks to ex-acting Director of National Intelligence David Gompert about reports Trump was angered when he learned lawmakers were briefed on Russia's support of his reelection. NPR - Published
Here's the latest for Friday February 21st: Intelligence officials warn Congress of Russian 2020 election interference; Early Nevada caucus voting; Shooting in Idaho senior apartment complex; More.. USATODAY.com - Published
Roger Stone was sentenced to 40 months — or 3 years and 4 months — in prison Thursday morning for impeding Trump-Russia investigation.
Stone, who worked as a campaign adviser for Trump, was.. The Wrap - Published
· *The tech industry should work harder to defend US voters, campaigns, and the electoral process, Microsoft President and Chief Legal Officer Brad Smith said on Saturday, according to CNBC.*
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NPR's Mary Louise Kelly asks Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., about the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence report faulting the Obama administration's slow response to 2016 Russian election interference. NPR - Published
"Election interference is the issue of our day," warned Washington Sen. Maria Cantwell, a former technology executive, saying she will vote to convict President Trump on impeachment charges. She says.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Once, the ability to unlock data from the so-called walled gardens of Google and Facebook was an advertiser's dream. But it's become a nightmare for one startup built around that pitch,.. Business Insider - Published
· *Facebook is running its first Super Bowl ad this year, and its **CMO Antonio Lucio and its agency Wieden and Kennedy revealed how the $11.2 million, 1-minute commercial came to life.*
· *The spot.. Business Insider - Published
Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday that the tech giant is “very focused on election security” heading into the 2020 presidential election — something pundits have ridiculed the.. The Wrap - Published
San Francisco (AP) — Facebook had a strong fourth quarter as it made more money on advertising and added more users despite challenges around regulation, privacy and efforts to fight election.. SeattlePI.com - Published
San Francisco (AP) — Facebook’s profit and revenue for the final quarter of the year handily surpassed Wall Street’s expectations, despite challenges the social network is facing around.. Seattle Times - Published