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Facebook scandal 'hit 87 million users'

Image copyright PA Facebook believes the data of up to 87 million people was improperly shared with the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica – many more than previously disclosed. The BBC has been told that about 1.1 million of them are UK-based. The overall figure had been previously quoted as being …

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Bolivia ex-leader 'responsible for protesters' deaths'

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada, 87, moved to the US soon after the protests were violently suppressed A jury in the United States has found Bolivian ex-President Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada responsible for the deaths of dozens of protesters in 2003. His the Defence Minister, Carlos …

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Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify before US committee

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Zuckerberg has seen shares in his company fall steeply since the start of the Cambridge Analytica scandal Facebook’s chief executive Mark Zuckerberg is to testify before the US House Commerce Committee regarding the firm’s use and protection of user data. Facebook has faced …

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New Zealand passes law to erase historical gay sex convictions

Image copyright iStock Image caption Homosexuality was decriminalised in New Zealand in 1986 New Zealand has passed legislation to allow people who were previously convicted of homosexual offences to have their criminal records wiped. Currently men who were convicted before homosexuality was decriminalised in 1986 still have the offence listed …

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