NEW YORK (AP) 11/24 — A state lawmaker is proposing a change to New York’s gun laws to allow authorities to search social media for potential red flags before approving a handgun license.Read more »
By GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) 11/03 — A brooding military veteran and former teacher who railed at women and blacks in a series of poorly lit videos shot two women to death and wounded five other people at a Florida yoga studio before killing himself.
By JOSEF FEDERMAN, Associated Press JERUSALEM (AP) 06/12 — Israeli authorities have foiled over 200 Palestinian attacks by monitoring social media and sifting through vast amounts of data to identify prospective assailants ahead of time,
By CHARMAINE NORONHA and DAVID CRARY, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) 04/25 — A chilling Facebook message posted before a van plowed onto a crowded Toronto sidewalk has raised the possibility the suspect in the attack nursed grudges against women and it is bringing back memories of a 1989 massacre of 14 women that remains one of Canada’s most traumatic acts of violence.
LONDON (AP) 04/02 — The homicide rate in London so far has increased each month in 2018 as the British capital experiences a rise in knife-related crime.Read more »
By CAROL ROBINSON, AL.com BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) 04/01 — It was borne from frustration, with a police encounter that Johnathan Crum thought was unfair. It started with a question:
Where they at tho?Read more »
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/19 — President Donald Trump is not considering firing the special counsel investigating Russian election interference, a top White House lawyer said,
By KATHLEEN FOODY, Associated Press DENVER (AP) 03/14 — It opens with a warning: This video contains footage from real police body cameras. Viewer discretion is advised.Then,Read more »
DUMONT, N.J. (AP) 02/27 — A New Jersey high school student was taken into custody after a reported social media threat that prompted a lockdown and a SWAT team response.Read more »
By RAPHAEL SATTER and NATALIYA VASILYEVA, Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) 02/20— A Clinton-Obama sex tape using body doubles. A Facebook page promoting Texas independence riddled with grammatical mistakes.
MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) 02/19 — Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office.
Baffled in 2016 by Russian agents who bought ads to sway the U.S.
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/17 — Special counsel Robert Mueller charged 13 Russians and three Russian companies on Friday with interfering in the 2016 election by assuming U.S.
TIBURON, Calif. (AP) 09/08 — A resident of an exclusive San Francisco Bay neighborhood is the target of online outrage and may face criminal charges for shooting to death a doe and its fawn that were eating newly installed landscaping.