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Facebook says hackers accessed 29M people’s accounts

Facebook says the FBI is investigating a major security breach of its service, but the company says authorities asked it not to discuss who may be behind the attack.

Facebook wants people to invite its cameras into their homes

Facebook is launching the first electronic device to bear its brand, a screen and camera-equipped gadget intended to make video calls easier and more intuitive.

Facebook says 50M user accounts affected by security breach

Facebook says it recently discovered a security breach affecting nearly 50 million user accounts.

Facebook tool helps charities find evacuees who need help

Some of those charities are using a disaster mapping tool recently developed by Facebook to help do that in North Carolina.

Twitter permanently bans Alex Jones, Infowars citing abuse

Twitter is permanently banning right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show for abusive behavior.

Facebook finds ‘sophisticated’ efforts to disrupt elections

Facebook said it has uncovered "sophisticated" efforts, possibly linked to Russia, to influence U.S. politics on its platforms.

Nudity, hate speech and spam: Facebook reveals how much content it kills

Facebook released its Community Standards Enforcement Preliminary Report on Tuesday, providing a look at the social network's methods for tracking content that violates its standards, how it responds to those violations, and how much content the company has recently removed.

2.5 million in NC affected by Facebook privacy breach

More than 2.5 million North Carolinians had their data shared with Cambridge Analytica and other third parties, Attorney General Josh Stein announced Wednesday. 

NC Democrats accuse Tillis, GOP of misusing Facebook data

The North Carolina Democratic Party filed a formal complaint Wednesday against U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis and the state Republican Party over work performed by Cambridge Analytica.

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