Tuesday , January 16 2018

Facebook cracks down on 30,000 accounts for spreading fake news

At the end of last year, Facebook announced plans to start dealing with accounts that spread false news on social media. Now, Facebook has just cracked down on 30,000 accounts found to be spreading fake news stories or spam in France ahead of the country’s presidential election. Facebook’s security manager Shabnam …

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2 charged in marijuana bust in west Edmonton

Two people are facing drug charges after more than $200,000 worth of marijuana and cannabis resin was seized from a west Edmonton home. Officers with the Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams (ALERT) searched a home in the Canora neighborhood on April 4 to wrap up a two-day investigation, ALERT said. A …

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