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Twitter publishes tweet trove from Russia, Iran campaigns

(Reuters) – Twitter published a trove of some 10 million tweets that it said are potentially the product of state-backed operations by Russia and Iran, shedding...

Google latest to withdraw from Saudi conference

(Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google on Monday became the latest company to drop out of a business conference in Saudi Arabia. A Google sign is seen during the WAIC...

Google to boycott Saudi conference over missing journalist

(Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google on Monday became the latest company to say it would boycott a business conference in Saudi Arabia, after the disappearance of...

Turkey obtains recordings of Saudi journalist’s purported killing: paper

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s investigation into the disappearance of prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has revealed recordings made on his Apple Watch...

WhatsApp hits the road with skits to stamp out fake news in India

JAIPUR, India (Reuters) – On a hot morning in India’s tourist mecca of Jaipur, an open truck painted in the signature lime-green colors of Facebook’s WhatsApp...

Bulgarian arrested in Germany, charged with journalist’s murder

SOFIA (Reuters) – A Bulgarian man has been detained in Germany over the rape and murder of television journalist Viktoria Marinova, officials said on Wednesday, as...

Chill in the air as Pompeo meets Chinese counterparts in Beijing

BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Chinese Foreign Minister and State Councillor Wang Yi aired their grievances in the open on Monday...

Pompeo visit to China kicks off with frosty exchange

BEIJING (Reuters) – A meeting of top U.S. and Chinese diplomats got off to a frosty start on Monday, with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Chinese Foreign...

Facebook, responding to lawsuit, says sex trafficking banned on site

(Reuters) – Facebook said on Wednesday in response to a lawsuit accusing it of not doing enough to protect users from human traffickers that it works internally...

Chairman of Australia’s public broadcaster resigns over independence scandal

SYDNEY (Reuters) – The chairman of Australia’s public broadcaster resigned on Thursday after allegations he appeared to bow to government pressure when he called...