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WHO welcomes Facebook pledge to curb anti-vaccine misinformation

WHO welcomes Facebook pledge to curb anti-vaccine misinformation

The World Health Organization said on Thursday it welcomed a commitment by Facebook that it would direct users seeking vaccine information on its Instagram, Facebook Search, Groups and other forums towards facts ...

WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news after India murders

WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news after India murders

The Facebook-owned messaging service has been under immense pressure to curb the spread of misinformation in India.

Facebook tests 'context' button to fight fake news

Facebook tests 'context' button to fight fake news

The new feature will allow users to get context on the source of a news article with a single click without leaving Facebook and its news feed.

Sage grouse denied Endangered Species Act protection

Sage grouse denied Endangered Species Act protection

A long-simmering debate in the American West over the fate of a ground-dwelling bird reached a climax on Tuesday as the Obama administration denied Endangered Species Act ...