Facebook announced Tuesday that it has added an option for people to report fake news stories that appear on their newsfeeds.
The Justice Department has reached a $134,000 settlement with a New York woman after federal drug agents used information from her cellphone to set up a fake Facebook page using her identity.
Facebook users in the U.S. will soon receive Amber Alerts to help find missing children who may be located near them.
Day after day, Facebook captures our best and worst moments, from the birth of a new baby to heated political spats. So what got discussed the most in 2014? The Ice Bucket Challenge and the death of Robin Williams, to name a few.
The Supreme Court is weighing the free-speech rights of people who use violent or threatening language on Facebook and other social media.
Anthony Elonis claimed he was just kidding when he posted a series of graphically violent rap lyrics on Facebook about killing his estranged wife, shooting up a kindergarten class and attacking an FBI agent.
After several stories involving ‘sexting’ among teenagers in Virginia drew national attention earlier this year, the Virginia State Crime Commission is discussing the criminal consequences of such behavior.
A Virginia woman faces a federal charge after being accused of promoting the Islamic State in social media and offering to help an undercover agent get a friend into Syria to join the extremist group.
Facebook announced it received nearly 35,000 requests for data from governments all over the world in the first six months of 2014.
Facebook wants assurances from the Drug Enforcement Administration that it’s not operating any more fake profile pages as part of ongoing investigations.