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Twitter accounts belonging to NFL teams hacked

Twitter recommends users change passwords due to “bug”. × Twitter accounts belonging to NFL teams hacked Twitter recommends users change passwords due to “bug”. Several Twitter accounts belonging to NFL teams appear to have been hacked on Monday afternoon. The NFL’s official Twitter account, as well as accounts owned by the Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Green […]

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Ex-National Security Adviser John Bolton Can’t Testify, But He Sure Knows How to Promote a Book

Photo: SERGEI GAPON (Getty Images) President Donald Trump began his Monday the way he always does: He ate the remains of a baby goat that was leftover from the weekend, slogged around the White House looking for his pig’s blood and cilantro smoothie and then locked himself in his private bathroom where he rage tweeted […]

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Schiff, Calling Trump ‘Wrathful and Vindictive,’ Sees Tweet as a Threat

ImageRepresentative Adam B. Schiff, the lead House impeachment manager, said a tweet by President Trump was “intended to be” a threat against him.Credit…Anna Moneymaker/The New York Times WASHINGTON — Representative Adam B. Schiff, the House’s lead impeachment manager, accused President Trump of trying to threaten him on Twitter and urged Republican senators to find the […]

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Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese Social Media Over Coronavirus

HONG KONG — While China’s state-run media has urged calm and praised the official response to the coronavirus outbreak, a different story is playing out across the country’s tightly controlled social media networks. In the digital world, China’s citizens are expressing panic and frustration. They are overcoming a lack of reporting in the official media […]

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Twitter Tells Facial Recognition Trailblazer to Stop Using Site’s Photos

A mysterious company that has licensed its powerful facial recognition technology to hundreds of law enforcement agencies is facing attacks from Capitol Hill and from at least one Silicon Valley giant. Twitter sent a letter this week to the small start-up company, Clearview AI, demanding that it stop taking photos and any other data from […]

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As Protests in South America Surged, So Did Russian Trolls on Twitter, U.S. Finds

WASHINGTON — Watching political unrest explode across South America this fall, officials at the State Department noticed an eerily similar pattern in anti-government protests that otherwise had little in common. In Chile, nearly 10 percent of all tweets supporting protests in late October originated with Twitter accounts that had a high certainty of being linked […]

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Inside Country Radio’s Hidden, Sexist Policies That Keep Female Artists Off the Air

From 6 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. on Friday, LA’s KKGO-FM—the biggest country radio station in America—played 15 songs by men, and just two by women. Tune in to any country station in the US, any day, at any time, and you’ll encounter the same imbalance: Male voices dominate the airwaves. For decades, many country programmers […]

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