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Facebook Takes the Stand

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will go before Congress today.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is set to appear before the Senate and Judiciary Committees later today. He’ll be answering questions about the data breach that damaged the company’s reputation and impacted up to 87 million users. He’s expected to admit that millions of users’ data was improperly shared with political consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica. On Monday, Facebook began notifying the…

Facebook Under Fire

A big apology from Facebook in the wake of a data breach that improperly used data from millions who use the social media platform.

Facebook CEO mark Zuckerberg has apologized following the ongoing controversy surrounding Cambridge Analytica, the political analytics firm that harvested the data of about 50 million users. The firm allegedly improperly accessed users’ information to build profiles on voters that were later used in the 2016 election. In the wake of the breach, the social media platform outlined new steps to…

Have you seen this coupon on Facebook? It’s a scam

A fake coupon scam is circulating on social media involving Lowe’s Home Improvement. The bogus Facebook link is an ad that promises $50 off your next purchase to celebrate Mother’s Day. After clicking on the post to claim your coupon, you are taken to what appears to be an official Lowe’s survey site. In reality, this page is a fake…

Facebook murder suspect kills himself after pursuit

EERIE, P.A. (CNN) – The man who’s accused of murder then posting video of it on Facebook is dead. State police say Steve Stephens was found Tuesday in Erie County, Pennsylvania. After a brief pursuit, Stephens shot and killed himself. Stephens was wanted for killing Robert Godwin in Cleveland, Ohio as Godwin was walking home from an Easter meal. Stephens…

Multi-State Manhunt

Authorities in multiple states are actively searching for the Ohio man accused of murder and posting the act online.

The hunt is on for 37-year-old Steve Stephens. On Easter Sunday police say Stephens attacked 74-year-old Robert Godwin senior -seemingly at random- in Cleveland, Ohio. They say Stephens fatally shot Godwin then posted video of it on Facebook. Godwin’s family now says they forgive Stephens. At one point Sunday police were able to reach Stephens on his cell phone and…

Murder on Facebook

The suspect who allegedly shot and killed an elderly man in a Facebook video is still on the run.

  The manhunt continues for a suspect who posted the murder of an elderly man in Cleveland, Ohio on Facebook. Steve Stephens allegedly shot and killed 74-year-old Robert Goodwin, Junior in a video he called “Easter day slaughter.”  Facebook says the actual murder wasn’t broadcast on its live feature but was posted afterwards in a video, before he used Facebook…