Facebook civil rights audit finds ‘serious setbacks,’ including hate speech and misinformation

A two-year audit of Facebook’s civil rights record found “serious setbacks” that have marred the social…

Facebook takes down accounts tied to Roger Stone, others amid civil rights audit findings

Facebook on Wednesday said it has removed dozens of accounts linked to the hate group Proud…

Rare gorillas in Nigeria captured on camera with babies

Conservationists have captured the first images of a group of rare Cross River gorillas with multiple…

Aggressive seaweed smothers one of world’s most remote reefs

Researchers say a recently discovered species of seaweed is killing large patches of coral on once-pristine…

Siberian temperatures hit June record, wildfires spread

Temperatures in Arctic Siberia soared to a record average for June amid a heat wave that…

When a Toronto suburb ‘banned’ voice mail at its city hall

Sure, voice mail had its drawbacks, but could a city bureaucracy really go without it? It…

Prolonged drought ‘significantly’ affecting local agriculture production

As the region’s farmers settle into the typically dry and warm summer months, a prolonged drought…

TikTok to leave Hong Kong as security law raises worries

TikTok said Tuesday it will stop operations in Hong Kong, joining other social media companies in…

Curb climate change, protect environment to prevent future pandemics, countries told

Land degradation, wildlife exploitation, intensive farming and climate change are driving the rise in diseases that,…