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Meet the People Who Will Defend Google, Facebook and Twitter Before Lawmakers

Advertisement Google, Facebook and Twitter are sending in their general counsels to testify at congressional hearings on Nov. 1.CreditAl Drago for The New York Times Facebook, Google and Twitter have a lot at stake when they show up in Washington ...

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Lawmakers Say They Plan to Release Facebook Ads Linked to Russia

Photo Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, in June. On Wednesday, she met with the leaders of the House Intelligence Committee. Credit Michael Short/Bloomberg WASHINGTON — Leaders of the House Intelligence Committee said on Wednesday that they planned to ...

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Kansas lawmaker’s son killed riding world’s tallest water slide

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Sunday, August 7, 2016, 6:48 PM The world’s tallest water slide turned deadly on Sunday, after a Kansas state representative’s son was killed on the Kansas City, Kan. attraction. Nathan Schwab, the son of Rep. Scott ...

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NRA tweets image with bullets next to pictures of lawmakers

BY Tobias Salinger, Glenn Bain NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Monday, January 4, 2016, 2:14 PM @NRAA1F via Twitter A National Rifle Association publication showed the organization’s opposition to an ammunition limit bill with this Tweet Monday morning. The National ...

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Male N.H. state lawmakers make crude Facebook comments

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, December 30, 2015, 9:16 PM Facebook Republican lawmakers responded to a Facebook post by Democratic State Rep. Amanda Bouldin with crude comments Tuesday. A public nudity debate turned ugly Tuesday when two male New Hampshire ...

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Lawmakers Ask for Information About Online Lenders

As more consumers and small-business owners skip the bank and turn instead to online lenders for loans, policy makers in Washington are looking more closely at the operations to determine whether they should be more tightly regulated. While it is ...

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N.Y. lawmakers call out NBA for mistreated cheerleaders

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Stacy Revere/Getty Images A former cheerleader for the Milwaukee Bucks filed a wage theft lawsuit against the team. ALBANY — A group of state lawmakers are calling on the NBA to come clean about how it ...

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