Tools include slowing the spread of certain posts and tweaking users’ news feeds

Facebook Inc. FB 2.40% teams have planned for the possibility of trying to calm election-related conflict in the U.S. by deploying internal tools designed for what it calls at-risk countries, according to people familiar with the matter.The emergency measures include slowing the spread of viral content and lowering the bar […]

Viola Davis and Chadwick Boseman star in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, an adaptation of the August Wilson play; Meryl Streep and Nicole Kidman star in The Prom, and Dash & Lily gives us a feel-good Christmas romcom.

Plus Dash & Lily and Wander Darkly Chadwick Boseman stars in Ma Raineys Black Bottom Netflix So in between catching up with episodes of Grace and Frankie and watching the presidential debate, I tried to watch the new Netflix version of Rebecca, which is exactly the kind of flick I […]

Almost eight months after the White House first announced it would move from containment to mitigation efforts to stop the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic, the Administration is now pinning its hopes on vaccines to inoculate the population and therapies to tr…

Almost eight months after the White House first announced it would move from containment to mitigation efforts to stop the spread of the COVID-19 epidemic, the Administration is now pinning its hopes on vaccines to inoculate the population and therapies to treat the disease. Months after announcing it would be […]

A Navy flying instructor and Coast Guard student were identified by officials on Sunday as the service members killed in a military plane crash in Alabama on Friday. Navy instructor pilot Lt. Rhiannon Ross, 30, was on a routine training flight out of Naval Air Station Whiting Field, Florida, with […]

President Trump may win or lose the election, but he has already lost the fundraising war to Democrat Joseph R. Biden, who is benefiting from a late surge of the “dark money” from big donors that liberals routinely decry.

President Trump may win or lose the election, but he has already lost the fundraising war to Democrat Joseph R. Biden, who is benefiting from a late surge of the “dark money” from big donors that liberals routinely decry. The Trump campaign entered October at a nearly 3-1 disadvantage to […]

Nomura Holdings Inc. is hiring bankers for its mergers and acquisitions business in Japan as a sharp rebound in domestic deal-making vaults the nation’s biggest securities firm to the top ranks of global advisers.

Nomura Holdings Inc. is hiring bankers for its mergers and acquisitions business in Japan as a sharp rebound in domestic deal-making vaults the nation’s biggest securities firm to the top ranks of global advisers. “We’re recruiting people more eagerly than usual,” global M&A head Shunichi Tsunoda said in an interview. […]

Two Republican senators are facing similar pressures ahead of Election Day.

DES MOINES, Iowa Two Republican senators, hailing from different parts of the country and with different ideological positions and levels of experience, are facing similar challenges as they seek re-election with just over a week until Election Day. Sens. Joni Ernst of Iowa and Susan Collins of Maine have both […]

The University of Arizona has been charged with nine alleged rules violations, including five Level I charges, following a multi-year investigation of its men’s basketball program, sources confirmed to ESPN on Sunday.

The University of Arizona has been charged with nine alleged rules violations, including five Level I charges, the most serious under NCAA rules, following a multi-year investigation of its men’s basketball program, sources confirmed to ESPN on Sunday. The Athletic, which first reported the number of allegations, also reported on […]

Democratic nominee Joe Biden slammed White House chief of staff M…

Democratic nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenObama slams Trump in Miami: ‘Florida Man wouldn’t even do this stuff’Trump makes his case in North Carolina, Ohio and Wisconsin Brad Pitt narrates Biden ad airing during World SeriesMORE slammed White House chief of staff Mark MeadowsMark Randall MeadowsSenate Health Committee chair asks Cuomo, Newsom […]