White House: Trump opposes Putin’s request to interview current and former …

The White House says President Trump opposes a proposal floated by Russian President Vladi­mir Putin that would allow Russia to interview American officials in exchange for making Russian authorities indicted in special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s probe available for questioning. The White House announced Trump’s opposition Thursday moments before the Senate voted 98 to…

Leaked Documents Show Facebook’s ‘Threshold’ for Deleting Pages and Groups

On Tuesday, representatives from Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube testified to lawmakers about their platforms’ content moderation strategies. In the hearing, as New York Times reporter Sheera Frenkel pointed out, Facebook repeatedly referenced what it described as a “threshold” that must be reached before the platform decides to ban a particular page for violating the site’s…