Mark Zuckerberg speaks on Cambridge Analytica data controversy: ‘We made mistakes’

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has broken his days-long silence over a data scandal that has engulfed his company, admitting that the social networking site has “made...

Israeli chief rabbi calls black people ‘monkeys’

One of Israel’s chief rabbis called black people “monkeys” during his weekly sermon. Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef’s comments...

Arnold Schwarzenegger compares California Republicans to ‘the Titanic, after it hit...

Arnold Schwarzenegger has compared the California Republican Party to the sinking Titanic as the group struggles to attract voters in the Democratic state. “Today we...

US weather latest: New York and New Jersey declare state of...

The fourth major storm to hit the US East Coast this month has swept through the region, bringing heavy snow, high...

Austin bombings: Police find ‘confession’ but still seeking motive for ‘challenged...

Police in Austin say they have found a "confession" recorded by the suspect in a string of bombings...

UK pulled into talks with Spain and EU about Gibraltar status...

Britain is set to be pulled into talks with Spain and the EU about the status...

Jack Wilshere was told he could leave Arsenal at the start...

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has revealed he was told he could find another club at the...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ‘happy’ to testify before Congress amid mounting...

In his first interview addressing a user privacy scandal that has besieged his company, Facebook CEO...

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