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FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2019, file photo Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at Georgetown University in Washington. With just over a year left until the 2020 U.S. presidential election, Facebook is stepping up its efforts to ensure it is not used as a tool to interfere in politics and democracies around the world. Facebook said Monday, Oct. 21, that it will also label state-controlled media as such, label fact -checks more clearly and invest $2 million in media literacy projects. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)
Associated Press
October 21, 2019 - 11:50 am
With just over a year left until the 2020 U.S. presidential election, Facebook is stepping up its efforts to ensure it is not used as a tool to interfere in politics and democracies around the world. The efforts include a special security tool for elected officials and candidates that monitors them...
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FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Webster, Texas. Federal prosecutors are joining President Donald Trump in asking a federal judge in New York to temporarily block a state court grand jury subpoena seeking his tax returns. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Associated Press
September 25, 2019 - 5:18 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Fifty-eight floors above Manhattan, President Donald Trump watched his legacy change and his political future grow more uncertain. The president, back in his hometown of New York for the U.N. General Assembly, was taking "executive time" at his Trump Tower penthouse late Tuesday...
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Barack Obama
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Total Information PM
September 19, 2019 - 1:20 pm
“Those are two things I’d advise, if you’re president, not to do.”
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school supplies
August 07, 2019 - 3:21 pm
(KMOX) — A movement to fulfill teachers' classroom wish lists in time to go back to school is trending on social media. #ClearTheList is the hashtag many educators locally and nationally are using as they post links to Amazon wish lists of classroom supplies. Love being able to support fellow...
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August 07, 2019 - 12:22 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — CBS News gets a rare glimpse into the challenges some St. Louis police officers say they are facing with white supremacists in the department, despite implicit bias training. Related: St. Louis police under investigation for racist, violent social media posts CBS' Jeff Pegues...
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Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley
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August 05, 2019 - 2:42 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Missouri Republican Sen. Josh Hawley introduced legislation last week that would place limits on "addictive features" of social media. The Social Media Addiction Reduction Technology (SMART) Act proposes to ban aspects of social media such as infinite scrolling, autoplay and...
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July 29, 2019 - 4:33 pm
(KMOX) - It's still very unclear what jersey Noah Syndergaard will be wearing by the time we reach Wednesday's MLB trade deadline. But it's evident Syndergaard knows he'll likey be moved and he's letting his millions of followers know. The New York Mets right-handed starter changed his Twitter bio...
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United States'Megan Rapinoe, middle, is challenged by Spain's Vicky Losada, left, and her teammate Lucia Garcia during the Women's World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Spain and US at the Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims, France, Monday, June 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
June 27, 2019 - 11:43 am
PARIS (AP) — Megan Rapinoe apologized Thursday for using coarse language in saying she would not visit the White House if the United States wins the Women's World Cup. She otherwise said she stands by her statement about not going, with the exception of the expletive. Her comments at a previously...
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June 05, 2019 - 2:32 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police will undergo sensitivity training following allegations that some current and former officers posted racist, violent, homophobic and anti-Muslim statements on Facebook. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Public Safety Director Jimmie Edwards said Tuesday that...
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Michael Calhoun
June 04, 2019 - 12:05 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Internal affairs is now investigating racist and violent Facebook posts allegedly made by current and former St. Louis City police officers. Many include white supremacist overtones, are anti-Muslim, or express glee at being violent toward protesters. Mayor Lyda Krewson, who...
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