Facebook Will Begin Removing Misinformation About Vaccines From Pages, GroupsFacebook, the world's largest social media site, will soon take aim against anti-vaxers. The company will start by lowering the ranking of groups and pages that spread misinformation about vaccinations in its News Feed and Search options, a representative said Wednesday.
Facebook Under Fire For Phone Number Look-Up FeatureFacebook is facing criticism for not allowing users to opt out of a feature that lets people look them up using their phone number or email address.
Facebook Screens Posts For Suicide Risk, And Health Experts Have ConcernsA doctor in Boston says Facebook needs to be more transparent about suicide prevention efforts.
Dramatic Video: Walmart Vehicle FireAt least three vehicles burned in the Walmart parking lot.
Head Of Black Lives Matter Sacramento Files Civil Rights Lawsuit Against SheriffThe Black Lives Matters Sacramento founder filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against Sheriff Scott Jones for blocking her from making comments on his Facebook page.
Facebook Paying Teens For Info On Their Phone ActivitySome Facebook users have been giving the social network access to their phone activity in exchange for money as part of a research project since 2016. The story was first reported Tuesday by TechCrunch.
Memos: Facebook Allowed 'Friendly Fraud' To Profit From KidsFacebook allowed children to rack up huge bills on digital games while the company rejected recommendations for addressing what it dubbed "friendly fraud," according to newly released court documents.
Contractors Fired After Posting Offensive Photos From Camp Fire Burn ZoneThree contractors paid to help clean-up in the campfire burn zone have been fired after offensive pictures posted online sparked outrage from the paradise community.
Facebook Reveals Bug Exposed 6.8 Million Users' Private PhotosFacebook announced on Friday that the social network had exposed the private photos of millions of users without their permission.
Facebook Under Fire For Posts About Auctioning Child Bride Facebook has come under fire after posts discussing the sale of a child bride were made and shared on its site.
Facebook Went Down For Users Across The WorldFacebook was down for users worldwide Monday morning.
Watch Out For The ‘Secret Sister’ Facebook ScamAn old scam is making its way around Facebook again this holiday season.
California Man Pleads Guilty To Lying About Threatening Virginia CongressmanA California man has pleaded guilty to lying to federal agents about making threats against a Virginia congressman.
Facebook Admits It's Not Doing Enough To Stem Violence In MyanmarFacebook is admitting that it didn't do enough to prevent its services from being used to incite violence and spread hate in Myanmar.
Bracing For The Midterms, Facebook Builds A ‘War Room’Facebook has set up a "war room" at its headquarters as part of its plans to avoid a repeat of the 2016 election, when misinformation was rampant on the platform.