Twitter to label deepfakes and other deceptive media ahead of 2020 U.S. election

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Twitter said on Tuesday it would start applying a label to tweets containing synthetic or deceptively edited forms of media, as social media platforms brace for a potential onslaught of misinformation ahead of the 2020 presidential election....

‘I want the jury to know that he is my rapist’: Weinstein accuser defiant...

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A key accuser at Harvey Weinstein's rape trial returned to court on Tuesday for a third and final day as Weinstein's defence lawyers grilled her about friendly, sometimes flirtatious emails she sent the film producer after she says...

Tesla shares soar 40% in 2 days as euphoria sets in — and short...

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Tesla shares are soaring for the second day in a row after the electric car maker sold more vehicles than analysts thought it would, prompting investors to pour money into the stock at a record pace and...

Medical journal report that a woman without symptoms spread the coronavirus in Germany was...

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Research is messy and sometimes it's wrong. But science is also self-correcting. That's what happened after a report in the New England Journal of Medicine mistakenly concluded that a woman from Shanghai had spread the coronavirus to...

WHO confirms 27 cases of new coronavirus spreading human-to-human outside of China

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The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday that it has confirmed 27 cases of the new coronavirus spreading person-to-person in nine countries outside of China.

Trump touts economy, strong employment in state of the union

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Stepping before the nation in extraordinary times, U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday extolled the "Great American Comeback" as he delivered his state of the union address on the eve of his likely impeachment acquittal and in...

Avalanches in eastern Turkey leave 38 dead, others trapped

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Two avalanches in eastern Turkey have killed 38 people, most of them buried by the second snowslide while working to rescue victims of the first, officials said on Wednesday.

Buttigieg and Sanders lead, Biden struggles in Iowa caucus based on partial results

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The Iowa Democratic Party has released partial results of its kickoff presidential caucus after a daylong delay showing former midwestern mayor Pete Buttigieg and progressive Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders leading the opening contest of the party's 2020...

‘Big victory’ for Buttigieg, ‘big trouble’ for Biden based on latest Iowa results

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Whatever the final Iowa caucus results reveal, this much seems certain: Pete Buttigieg had an impressive showing and Joe Biden did not. CBC News spoke to experts to offer their insights on what these results mean, so far,...

On the eve of impeachment acquittal, Trump uses state of the union as stump...

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Emboldened by an impending acquittal in his impeachment trial, a sputtering start to the Democratic caucuses and rising approval ratings, U.S. President Donald Trump gave a rousing state of the union address Tuesday aimed squarely at his base....