WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Several U.S. Republican lawmakers expressed concern over privacy violations on Sunday after media reports that a political consultancy that worked on President Donald Trump’s campaign gained inappropriate access to 50 million Facebook users’ data. A 3D-printed Facebook logo is displayed in front of a U.S. flag in this illustration taken, March 18, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Republican Senator Marco Rubio said he believed some internet companies have grown too fast to digest their…"Republican lawmakers concerned by Facebook data leak"
MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin won a landslide re-election victory on Sunday, extending his rule over the world’s largest country for another six years at a time when his ties with the West are on a hostile trajectory. Putin’s victory will take his political dominance of Russia to nearly a quarter of a century, until 2024, by which time he will be 71. Only Soviet dictator Josef Stalin ruled for longer. Putin has…"Putin wins another six years at Russia's helm in landslide victory"
MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday it was nonsense to think that Moscow would have poisoned former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, who are critically ill in a British hospital. Russian President and Presidential candidate Vladimir Putin attends a rally and concert marking the fourth anniversary of Russia’s annexation of the Crimea region, at Manezhnaya Square in central Moscow, Russia March 18, 2018. Sputnik/Alexei Druzhinin/Kremlin via REUTERS Britain has…"Putin says 'nonsense' to think Russia would poison spy in Britain"
Grandmother of 14-year-old says ‘18 months is not enough’ as man who ran over boy faces possible release Hundreds of people marched in Kalgoorlie on Saturday, protesting the possible parole of a man who ran over and killed a 14-year-old boy. Elijah Doughty died when he was run over by the man driving a Nissan Navara in August 2016. The man had pursued Doughty, believing the motorbike Doughty was riding had earlier been stolen from…"Elijah Doughty protests: hundreds call for justice ahead of parole hearing"
As students organize after the Florida school shooting, they are honoring their classmates’ lives by building a better future The powerful should never tell relatively powerless people who are protesting for their very lives how they should be behaving. That’s what was happening when a conservative pundit criticized Parkland students for organizing the March for Our Lives. It was, she said, “quite interesting that the children survivors haven’t even buried their friends, grieve, get over…"When injustice leads to death, protest is an appropriate way to mourn | Steven W Thrasher"