Facebook now flags and down-ranks fake news with help from outside fact checkers
Snopes, FactCheck.org, Politifact and ABC News will help Facebook make good on four of the six promises Mark Zuckerberg made about fighting fake news without it becoming “the arbiter of truth.” It will make fake news posts less visible, append warnings …
Facebook unveils new plan to try to curb fake news
Facebook announces new measures to combat fake news
Facebook Details Its New Plan To Combat Fake News Stories
It will be some time before Donald Trump announces a nominee to fill the vacancy left by Antonin Scalia, according to transition insiders.
RBI Governor Urjit Patel was allegedly shown black flags and heckled by Congress workers in Kolkata.
The latest accident under the infamous North Carolina bridge didn’t just unroll the truck’s top, it took out the whole side. Hope someone sprung for that extra insurance.
The maker of plastic bricks and childhood fantasies follows in the footsteps of Apple and other companies raising prices in the UK.
Taiwan held the public execution this week…of a Lamborghini. The $300,000-plus Murcielago was impounded three years ago after it was pulled over at a police checkpoint and found to be displaying license plates registered to a Ford sedan. Turns out the owner had illegally imported the exotic ride and was trying to […]
TORONTO, Dec 15 (Reuters) – Bank of Montreal has
agreed a no-contest settlement with the Ontario Securities
Commission that will see the bank compensate customers a total
of C$49.9 million ($37.4 million) for charging excess fees.
Dec 15 (Reuters) – Delinquency rates rose at five major U.S.
banks and credit card companies in November, and remained
unchanged at one, American Express Co. Charge-offs rose at four companies, fell at JPMorgan Chase and remained unchanged at American Express. Net charge off rate Delinquency Rate Nov 2016 Oct 2016 Nov 2016 Oct 2016 JPMorgan Chase 2.12 2.13 1.17 1.15 American Express 1.50* 1.50
Major League Baseball knows — and ignores — how Cuban players are preyed upon by a violent criminal underworld that smuggles them to professional teams, according to several lawyers who have investigated this black market.