The incident, which sparked a protest in the city of Allentown, is being investigated by the police.
The social media company said four different networks of accounts were removed for inauthentic coordinated behavior.
But one lawmaker had more tough questions for the company.
The feature will be tested on Android phones.
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The discredited video has been translated into more than a dozen languages and has spread across the non-English-speaking world.
Your chance of contracting COVID-19 increases if you’re in a group, and tear gas may make the illness worse.
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One woman could be seen pleading with the gunman and saying she had already been hit.
The slickly produced video has been viewed by millions, despite platforms' attempts to limit its spread.
The National Institutes of Health has given millions of dollars to scientists studying coronaviruses. That funding didn't cause the COVID-19 pandemic.
In less than a month, the baseless claim went from an obscure biohacking blog to the New York Post and RT.
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“The danger is that many, many people will die if we just let nature take its course. That's the problem. We don't want people to die.”
The two companies are developing software for iPhones and Android devices that will help health officials tell people if they were in recent contact with someone who tested positive for the virus.
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“China’s larger strategic goals, under which all of this rolls up, are to convince the world and make the world feel comfortable in China’s ascendancy.”