Facebook limits election posts amid misinformation surge

Facebook limits election posts amid misinformation surge

Facebook is reportedly imposing new restrictions on election-related content amid a surge in misinformation on the platform as officials continued to count votes. The social network took steps Thursday to demote misleading election posts and slow the spread of content after seeing “more reports of inaccurate claims” after Election Day, according to multiple reports. “While … Read more

Homeless cyclist dies in collision with tractor-trailer: cops

Homeless cyclist dies in collision with tractor-trailer: cops

A 22-year-old homeless bicyclist died after colliding with a tractor-trailer in Mott Haven, police said Friday. The accident happened just after 1:45 p.m. Thursday when Micheal Basurto Larino crashed into the back of the truck while heading west on Bruckner Boulevard, police said. Larino was rushed to Lincoln Hospital, but he could not be saved. … Read more

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Get a lifetime subscription to XSplit VCam for $20

Get a lifetime subscription to XSplit VCam for $20

At its core, XSplit VCam offers professional-level background replacement, removal and blurring that’s possible with any webcam and without the need for expensive green screens, complicated lighting setups and tons of space. For starters, it lets you replace your background with an image, video, webpage or YouTube video. This functionality makes it quick and easy … Read more

Steve Cohen’s Mets purchase is officially official

Steve Cohen's Mets purchase is officially official

Steve Cohen has five words to send Mets fans on their way to happy weekend: “It’s official,” he tweeted out from his @StevenACohen2 account on Friday afternoon. “We are closed.” Cohen’s announcement that his purchase of the Mets from the Wilpon family begins a new chapter in which the franchise is expected to spend — … Read more

5 Things to Know About Tanner Boser

5 Things to Know About Tanner Boser

Tanner Boser is set to step inside the Octagon in pursuit of his third straight win in arguably the biggest fight of his career against Andrei Arlovski at UFC Fight Night: Santos vs Texeira. At just 29 years of age, Tanner has competed in 26 professional bouts. With 19 wins and just 6 losses, ‘The … Read more

Steelers fined for violating COVID-19 protocols

Steelers fined for violating COVID-19 protocols

(Reuters) – The Pittsburgh Steelers have been fined $350,000 for violating NFL COVID-19 protocols after members of the team’s coaching staff failed to wear face coverings at all times during a recent game. The Steelers were fined $250,000 and head coach Mike Tomlin was fined $100,000 for the violations during Sunday’s game at Baltimore, according … Read more