Facebook to introduce tools to curb spread of false news

Facebook Inc. said on Thursday it will introduce tools to prevent fake news stories from spreading on its platform, an about-face in response to rising criticism that it did not do enough to combat the problem during the U.S. presidential campaign. The social network company stressed that the new features are part of an ongoing… Read More Facebook to introduce tools to curb spread of false news

Five injured in gas cylinder explosion in Bangladesh

Five people, including two police officials, have received burn injuries in a gas cylinder blast in Khagrachhari Stadium area on Friday morning. The injured are police constables Mohammad Ismail and Mohammad Shahin Matiranga Upazila Land Office Chainman Barendra Tripura Tulshi Rani Gosh and Pallob. Additional Superintendent of Police Md Roichh Uddin said: “The gas cylinder… Read More Five injured in gas cylinder explosion in Bangladesh

World Boxing Champion, Terence Crawford sentenced to 90 days imprisonment

World Boxing Champion, Terence Crawford has received a 90-day jail sentence and two years probation. He was sentenced after being found guilty for disorderly conduct and damage to property at an Omaha body shop back in April where his car was being resprayed. Crawford’s attorney, Matthew Kahler, plans on appealing the sentence, noting that it’s… Read More World Boxing Champion, Terence Crawford sentenced to 90 days imprisonment