Bill to Make Facebook, Google Pay for News Clears Last Major Hurdle in Australia

SYDNEY—Australian legislation effectively requiring Facebook Inc. FB 2.12% and Google to pay news outlets for content cleared its last major

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Dominion Sues MyPillow, CEO Mike Lindell Over Election Claims

WASHINGTON—One of the largest makers of voting machines in the U.S. on Monday sued a prominent supporter of former President

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Big Tech Employees Opened Wallets for Biden Campaign

WASHINGTON—Employees of big technology firms were a key source of contributions for Joe Biden’s presidential campaign, newly released campaign finance

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U.N. Report Accuses Blackwater Founder Erik Prince of Libya Weapons Ban Violations, Diplomat Says

DUBAI—A United Nations report accuses Blackwater founder Erik Prince of assisting in violations of an international arms embargo on Libya,

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Ban on New Foreign Workers Left U.S. Jobs Unfilled, Even in Covid Downturn

The U.S. closed the door to nearly all incoming foreign workers last year. The causes were Covid-19 restrictions that locked

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New York Prosecutors Investigating Trump’s Manhattan Properties

New York prosecutors are investigating financial dealings around some of Donald Trump’s signature Manhattan properties, extending the known range of

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Opioid Settlement Tax Breaks Sought by Four Drug Companies

Four pharmaceutical companies in settlement talks with states to resolve claims related to their involvement in the national opioid crisis

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How Congress Might Upend Section 230, the Law Big Tech Is Built On

Change is likely coming for Section 230, the law that protects online platforms from being held liable for things users

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Tencent Executive Held by China Over Links to Corruption Case

An executive at Tencent Holdings Ltd. , China’s most valuable publicly listed company, has been held by Chinese authorities, part

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Twitter Has Bigger Problems Than Trump

Social media is often about appearing to be more polished than you really are. Twitter is no exception. From the

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