Facebook to suspend, deactivate false accounts used for information operations

Facebook Inc. acknowledged on Thursday that it has become a battleground for governments seeking to manipulate public opinion in other countries and outlined new measures it is taking to combat what it calls ‘information operations’ that go well beyond the phenomenon known as fake news. In a report and summary of response plans on its… Read More Facebook to suspend, deactivate false accounts used for information operations

Uber driver charged for sexually assaulting female passenger in California

An Uber driver accused by prosecutors of having sexually assaulted a female passenger after she sought a ride home from a gathering in the upscale seaside city of Newport Beach, California, was charged with rape on Wednesday. Angel Sanchez, 36, was arrested a day after the March 30 attack, which took place on a street… Read More Uber driver charged for sexually assaulting female passenger in California