Elizabeth Dwoskin

Washington Post

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Silicon Valley correspondent for the Washington Post; former reporter for the Wall Street Journal, covering technology

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Facebook announced Tuesday that it removed more than 600 fake accounts that were part of an Iranian disinformation campaign.

How does Facebook's trustworthiness rating work?

Facebook announced Tuesday that it removed more than 600 fake accounts that were part of an Iranian disinformation campaign.

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Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg will face tough questions on Capitol Hill this week.

How Facebook was able to amass so much power

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg will face tough questions on Capitol Hill this week.

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The Federal Trade Commision and the European Union are investigating Facebook for allowing a researcher to collect user data, which was then used by the Trump campaign.

Facebook faces increasing scrutiny

The Federal Trade Commision and the European Union are investigating Facebook for allowing a researcher to collect user data, which was then used by the Trump campaign.

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