Facebook, Google and Twitter have circulated some of the most outrageous fake news

Facebook, Google and Twitter have circulated some of the most outrageous fake news

Since Donald Trumps 2016 presidential election campaign trail, fake news has been thrust into the spotlight. Tech companies such as Facebook, Google and Twitter have come under scrutiny for failing to stop the circulation of fake news. On 31 October, representatives from these three tech companies are testifying on Capitol Hill for the Russian-tie investigation for the 2016 Presidential Election Campaign.  Nov 2, 2017
New York attack: Amateur footage shows aftermath of truck ramming in lower Manhattan

New York attack: Amateur footage shows aftermath of truck ramming in lower Manhattan

A box truck driver mowed down multiple people on a street in lower Manhattan, and at least one of them is dead, a senior New York City official told NBC. Police were initially responding to shots fired near West and Chambers streets in Tribeca, but officials say their investigation now shows the injuries may have come from the truck crash. Nov 1, 2017
Trump vs Bob Corker: Who said what?

Trump vs Bob Corker: Who said what?

Donald Trump and Bob Corkers ongoing feud escalated with the American president calling Corker incompetent, and the US senator naming the White House adult day care center. Oct 25, 2017
Does Donald Trump really love the troops?

Does Donald Trump really love the troops?

US President Donald Trump has a strange relationship with the military. The Commander-in-Chief regularly praises the troops, and has positioned himself their champion. However, in the past he has caused controversy with comments about the armed forces, whether it be feuding with a Gold Star family, banning transgender people from the military, or claiming Senator John McCain was not a war hero because he was captured. Oct 19, 2017
Ivanka Trump said she had a punk phase and the internet loved it

Ivanka Trump said she had a punk phase and the internet loved it

Writing in her mothers new memoir Raising Trump, Ivanka claims she was really into Nirvana and even dyed her hair blue. Needless to say, social media users found this hilarious, and started tweeting jokes, photoshopped pictures and even Ivanka-themed punk song titles. Oct 18, 2017