An overwhelming majority of the public believe social media companies do not do enough to tackle bullying, illegal activities and the spreading of extremist content on their sites, a major survey has found.
Facebook is taking another step to try to make itself more socially beneficial, saying it will boost news sources that its users rate as trustworthy in surveys.
A fugitive who complained on Facebook about his unflattering police mugshot has been arrested.
A fugitive who is wanted by police appears to be trolling his pursuers – by complaining that the photograph of him being used is unflattering.
Google and Facebook have been asked to help fund local journalism to cover courts and councils, a former culture secretary said.
Facebook has told the parliamentary fake news inquiry it will expand its investigation into whether Russian agents attempted to influence the Brexit vote.
Facebook has come under fire for taking money from con artists to promote scams in its news feeds just weeks before the social media giant is due to give evidence to the parliamentary fake news inquiry.
Police in Australia have shared a video showing a rather unusual police chase on Sydney Harbour Bridge.
Dog lovers have reacted with distress to an accident in which a family pet was killed on near Dundee on Sunday.
The Attorney General is to challenge the sentence of a mother who was spared jail after posting Islamic State propaganda on a Facebook group.