Social media companies have long come under fire for permitting the circulation of false claims and misinformation on their sites. In recent months, internet corporations have pursued new ways of controlling what information is posted to their platforms.
Influential foreign policy think tanks in Washington are putting heavy pressure on newly-minted US President Joe Biden not to shred his predecessor’s “get tough” approach on China, which has included sanctions, tariffs, and the blacklisting of Chinese companies.
The wizarding world of the iconic Harry Potter saga has been brought to screens in an eight-film franchise and a prequel series of "Fantastic Beasts". However, the magical story has faced recent controversy due to scandals around its creator, J.K.Rowling, and Johnny Depp, the former Gellert Grindelwald actor.
Earlier, Moscow voiced its concerns over the fact that the US Embassy had published information about where unauthorised rallies were taking place across Russia.
The speech comes as nations battle the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and struggle with economic downturns caused by national lockdown restrictions. Reports anticipate a reset in relations with the newly-appointed Biden administration amid the ongoing trade war, it was reported at the event.
Earlier this month, thousands of frustrated Trump voters descended on Washington, DC and stormed the Capitol, disrupting Congress’ certification of Joe Biden as the winner of the November election over claims of voter fraud. Among the protesters was a Texas man who reportedly threatened to shoot his son if he turned him in.
The term the blogger used to describe the strange object was originally employed by Allied pilots during World War II to describe inexplicable aerial phenomena they encountered.
As the number of cases throughout the world is nearing 100 million, the United States now accounts for a quarter of all cases registered worldwide.