Meta is reversing policy that kept Kyle Rittenhouse from Facebook and Instagram

Meta is reversing policy that kept Kyle Rittenhouse from Facebook and Instagram

Kyle Rittenhouse, pictured at his trial on Nov. 19, can rejoin Facebook and Instagram, Meta announced on Wednesday.The announcement follows Rittenhouse’s recent acquittal for last year’s shooting in Kenosha, Wis. The company is also lifting restrictions that blocked his name in certain search results.

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Meta is reversing policy that kept Kyle Rittenhouse from Facebook and Instagram

Islamophobic comments are the latest racist rhetoric to come from fringe lawmakers

Islamophobic comments are the latest racist rhetoric to come from fringe lawmakers

Congresswoman Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., recently suggested Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., was a suicide bomber. The Islamophobic comments are the latest in a string of racist rhetoric in the House.


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Islamophobic comments are the latest racist rhetoric to come from fringe lawmakers

CNN suspends Chris Cuomo indefinitely over his role in his brother's defense

CNN suspends Chris Cuomo indefinitely over his role in his brother's defense

Chris Cuomo attends the Turner Upfront 2018 arrivals on the red carpet at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on May 16, 2018 in New York City.CNN said new documents “raise serious questions” about the anchor’s role in trying to help his brother, former N.Y. governor Andrew Cuomo, respond to sexual misconduct allegations.

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CNN suspends Chris Cuomo indefinitely over his role in his brother's defense

Despite omicron, Ron DeSantis remains firmly against lockdowns and vaccine mandates

Despite omicron, Ron DeSantis remains firmly against lockdowns and vaccine mandates

Florida’s governor is reacting to the omicron variant much differently than New York’s. Messaging around how to respond has varied widely by state, depending on politics and recent COVID burdens.


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Despite omicron, Ron DeSantis remains firmly against lockdowns and vaccine mandates

TV's Dr. Oz enters Pennsylvania's crucial Senate race on the GOP side

TV's Dr. Oz enters Pennsylvania's crucial Senate race on the GOP side

The celebrity surgeon, who has promoted questionable health advice to national television audiences, has thrown his hat into the ring to represent Pennsylvania in the U.S. Senate.

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TV's Dr. Oz enters Pennsylvania's crucial Senate race on the GOP side