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Twitter Bans 70K+ QAnon Accounts Since Friday

(CNN) - Twitter has been on an enforcement spree. The social media platform says it has suspended more than 70,000 accounts for promoting the QAnon conspiracy theory. QAnon followers claim all sort of things like politicians and celebrities work…

Twitter's Stock Falls After Suspending Trump

(CNN) - Shares of Twitter fell Monday after it announced late Friday it had permanently banned president Trump from the platform. Shares fell nearly 10% early Monday before regaining some ground and trading down 6% by midday. Meanwhile, a…

Twitter To Start Removing Misleading Vaccine Tweets

(CNN) - Twitter says it will remove tweets that give false or misleading information about COVID-19 vaccines, starting next week. In a blog post, it says it will pull messages that claim vaccines intentionally cause harm or, "control populations."…

Ellen DeGeneres Tests Positive For COVID-19

(CNN) - Another Hollywood celebrity has COVID-19. Comedian Ellen DeGeneres announced her diagnosis on Twitter Thursday. She says she currently feels fine and is following CDC guidelines. Everyone who came into contact with DeGeneres is being notified. Her talk…

House Members Test Positive

(CNN0 - Two more U.S. representatives are infected with COVID-19. Republican Congressman Bryan Steil of Wisconsin says on Twitter, he started feeling sick after working in Washington last week. Democrat Joe Courtney of Connecticut says he tested positive after…

Trump Fires DHS Director Chris Krebs

(CNN) - President Donald Trump has fired a Department of Homeland Security official who rejected his claim of widespread voter fraud. He announced the firing of Chris Krebs on Twitter. Sources say Krebs, who served as the director of…

Taylor Swift Speaks Out About Sale Of Her Masters

(CNN) - Look what you made her do. Taylor Swift is speaking out about Scooter Braun's sale of her master recordings. On Monday the singer took to Twitter to post a lengthy and emotional message to her more than…

Twitter Removes Tweet From Trump Coronavirus Adviser

(CNN) - Twitter removed a tweet from president Trump's coronavirus adviser that undermined the importance of masks. Dr. Scott Atlas, of the White House coronavirus task force, wrote in a tweet Saturday "Masks work? No." Dr. Atlas then followed…

Twitter Bans Posts Wishing For Trump Death

(CNN) - Twitter is banning tweets that express a desire for president Trump to die of COVID-19. It says it doesn't tolerate such comments about anyone, but some Democratic congresswomen say that's not true. A tweet from a Twitter…

Twitter Cracks Down On Conspiracy Theories

(CNN) - Twitter is cracking down on accounts that spread conspiracy theories online. On Tuesday the social networking site announced it will permanently suspend some accounts linked to Q-Anon. Q-Anon is a group known for its disinformation campaigns. Followers…