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Why Trump's allies think his Twitter ban actually helps him for 2024 and beyond

9 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Former President Donald Trump was a prolific tweeter throughout his presidency. Evan Vucci/AP Photo Allies of President Donald Trump think it's great that he's off...
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Donors sent youth football team to Florida. Here's how to watch the game

31 minutes ago   |   Times Union

The public came through with the donations the Schenectady-Belmont Pop Warner football team needed to get to the playoffs in Florida. On Saturday, fans can watch the team of 9...
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Congress can't get its act together on Big Tech

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

A House hearing lays bare the divides blocking social media accountability.
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Facebook parent grabs another 1M sf in Bay Area

2 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

UPDATED Dec. 1, 2021, 6:40 p.m.: Facebook parent Meta said Wednesday it signed more than 1 million square feet of new leases in the Bay Area to reduce worker commute times. The...
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Facebook Will Force More At-Risk Accounts to Use Two-Factor

3 hours ago   |   Wired

The platform joins Google and others in requiring stronger protections for its most vulnerable users.
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Police say a FedEx driver dumped packages into a ravine in Alabama on at least 6 separate occasions

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Blount County Sheriff's Office A FedEx driver dumped at least 450 packages into a ravine in Blount County, Alabama. Other FedEx drivers cleaned up the mess at 5 a.m. on...
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Debt collectors can now contact you on social media, text you

Debt collectors can now contact you on social media, text you

4 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Debt collectors can now slide into your DMs as a way to get your attention about missed payments. New rules implemented by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Tuesday...
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Man Boasting About Not Being Vaccinated Says He's Stranded After Airport Kicked Him Out

4 hours ago   |   Newsweek

In a Facebook video, Patrick King said: "Well, here it is guys, there's your proof-I cannot get on an airline. I am stuck, officially stuck, in Toronto."
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Debt collectors receive extra tools from government

Debt collectors receive extra tools from government

8 hours ago   |   RT

The US government has allowed debt collectors to use Facebook and other major social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter to track down those avoiding payments. The new...
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Facebook and Twitter Remove Accounts Connected to China

10 hours ago   |   NY Times

The social media giants removed a large number of accounts that promoted Covid-19 conspiracy theories and undermined reports of human rights abuses.
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New York lobster roll chain coming to Upper Fells Point

New York lobster roll chain coming to Upper Fells Point

A new restaurant coming to Upper Fells Point will cater to diners craving lobster in a crab-loving town. Read more ...

Larson comes full circle with Hendrick in winning 1st title

Kyle Larson was 18 years old and looking to jump from dirt racing to the big leagues when he went into a meeting at Hendrick Motorsports with childhood idol Jeff Gordon. Read more ...

South Africa accelerates vaccination campaign amid surge

South Africa has accelerated its vaccination campaign by giving jabs at pop-up sites in shopping centers and transportation hubs to combat a rapid rise in new COVID-19 cases a... Read more ...

3rd federal team to assist Minnesota hospitals with COVID-19

A third federal medical team will arrive in Minnesota to support hospitals dealing with the high number of coronavirus patients, Gov. Tim Walz announced Thursday. Read more ...

Mexico threatens legal action on US electric vehicle subsidy

The Mexican government threatened legal action Thursday over provisions of U.S. President Joe Biden's Build Back Better Act that would give subsidies of up to $12,500 for... Read more ...

Joe Biden Says No Government Shutdown Unless Someone 'Decides to Be Totally...

Lawmakers have until Friday at midnight to pass a measure to keep the federal government operating. Read more ...

Ex-Sheriff Who Sexually Abused Boys Pleads Guilty in Work-Release Bribery Scheme

Rodney J. "Jack" Strain leveraged his position as sheriff to secure profits from a $1 million work-release program for himself, his family and two top deputies. Read more ...

Over 100 People Show Up to Help Save Stranded Fish After Montana Dam...

Volunteers sprung into action after a gate malfunction at Hebgen Dam suddenly dropped water levels, leaving fish stranded in the open air. Read more ...

NASA awards Blue Origin, Northrop Grumman and Nanoracks with contracts to...

NASA awarded a trio of companies with contracts to develop private space stations, as the agency prepares for the retirement of the International Space Station. Read more ...

Biden says he doesn't want lockdowns and won't expand vaccine mandates to...

President Joe Biden said on Thursday his plan to fight Covid during the winter doesn't include shutdowns or lockdowns. Read more ...