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Senior Facebook staff stabbed by UK parliament

British lawmakers took to Facebook Thursday (29/10) over the way the tech giant has responded to online security issues as European countries seek to rein in social media companies. Antigone Davis, Facebook’s head of global security, defended the way his company handled internal research on how harmful Instagram is to …

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UK Parliament pays homage to its members killed

Britain’s parliament will pay tribute Monday to one of its slain member, David Amess, while the country’s counter-terrorism police are investigating whether the actions of the alleged perpetrators arrested were motivated by Islamic extremism. Conservative MP Amess, 69, was stabbed to death last Friday as she was meeting with the …

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Al-Sadr Party Wins Most Iraqi Parliament Seats

The party led by cleric Moqtada al-Sadr won the most votes in Iraq’s parliamentary elections, according to preliminary results released Monday. Counts based on partial results show the Shia cleric won more than 70 seats in the 329-seat parliament. Al-Sadr’s party said it had won 73 seats, up from 54, …

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