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Facebook Announces It Identified Ongoing Political Influence Campaign

Facebook Announces It Identified Ongoing Political Influence Campaign

The company says it believes the 32 Facebook and Instagram accounts were involved in " coordinated " behavior. The pages had created about 30 events since May 2017. Facebook has shut down a disinformation network of 32 accounts and pages which were putting out divisive messaging ahead of the upcoming USA mid-term elections in November.


Indonesia Presents Indo-Pacific Cooperation Concept at Asean Ministerial Meeting

Indonesia Presents Indo-Pacific Cooperation Concept at Asean Ministerial Meeting

For years they have been discussing a pact to prevent an escalation of disputes. He said the single draft negotiating text will be a "living document and the basis of future code of conduct negotiations". "We have made leapfrog progress in advancing Asean-China relations from quantity to quality", he added, saying the first joint maritime exercises would be held in October.


US Mulls Imposing 25% Tariff on Chinese Goods

US Mulls Imposing 25% Tariff on Chinese Goods

A bit of quick maths reveals that works out to US$50 billion (AU$67 billion) in fees. "This week, the President has directed that I consider increasing the proposed level of the additional duty from 10 percent to 25 percent", Lighthizer said in a statement .


Video shows man taunting bison at Yellowstone National Park

Video shows man taunting bison at Yellowstone National Park

As the bison charges for the second time, Jones' video peers off in horror - expecting that the bison would charge and injure the man. Dan Wenk Park Superintendent had this to say after watching the viral video clip. According to the National Park, regulations require people to remain at least 25 yards from animals like bison and elk, and 100 yards from bears and wolves.


Blocking Trump on Wall Leaves Nation Unprotected

Blocking Trump on Wall Leaves Nation Unprotected

Constitution, contending that if that doesn't occur "it's going to be very hard for us to be able to contain the phenomenon of rising crime in a coordinated way". Republicans said they were surprised by Trump's threat Monday that he would "have no problem doing a shutdown" if Congress didn't approve additional border security funding.


Robert Mueller Seeks Interview with Russian Pop Singer Emin Agalarov

Robert Mueller Seeks Interview with Russian Pop Singer Emin Agalarov

Wednesday's roundtable also highlighted President Trump's intent to create more prison work programs and job placement post-release. Mueller's team is accountable to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . Former FBI Director Robert Mueller , the special counsel probing Russian interference in the 2016 election. That, like the prosecution of former national security adviser Michael T.