[SAN FRANCISCO] Facebook on Wednesday reported profits leapt on booming revenue from online ads in the third quarter, topping investor forecasts and buoying shares already at record highs.

[SAN FRANCISCO] Facebook Inc is planning to tell a Congressional panel in more detail just how deeply Russian ads and posts infiltrated the news feeds of US voters on its social network, according to...

[WASHINGTON] A Washington grand jury on Friday approved the first charges in the probe led by independent prosecutor Robert Mueller, CNN reported on Friday, citing sources briefed on the matter.

[CHELTENHAM, England] Former US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton blamed her 2016 election loss to Donald Trump on sexism and the"double standards" women are held to in...

[SAN JOSE, California] Facebook Inc has begun overhauling how it handles political ads on its platform and may put some changes in place before US elections next year, Facebook's chief...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Google has found evidence its platforms were exploited by Russian operatives seeking to interfere in the 2016 US presidential election, The Washington Post reported on Monday.

[SAN FRANCISCO] Facebook on Monday said it will hire more than 1,000 people to thwart deceptive ads crafted to knock elections off course.

[WASHINGTON] Twitter on Thursday revealed that nearly 2,000 ads were placed on the messaging service in 2016 by a Russian media group suspected of trying to interfere with the US presidential...

[WASHINGTON] Republican political consultant Roger Stone, a longtime ally of President Donald Trump, flatly denied allegations of collusion between the president's associates and Russia during...