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Obama warns against ‘irresponsible’ social media use

[ad_1] Former US President Barack Obama has warned against the irresponsible use of social media, in a rare interview since stepping down in January. He warned that such actions were distorting people’s understanding of complex issues, and spreading misinformation. “All of us in leadership have to find ways in which …

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Katy Perry is first to reach 100m Twitter followers – Starr Fm

[ad_1] The US singer-songwriter Katy Perry has become the first person to reach 100m followers on Twitter. The website posted a video compilation of her tweets since she joined in 2009 along with a message saying “Today, we #WITNESS history”. Witness is the name of Perry’s new album. The …

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Ivanka Trump to be assistant to US president – Starr Fm

[ad_1] Ivanka Trump is officially joining her father’s administration as an unpaid employee with the title Assistant to the President, the White House says. The US first daughter bowed to pressure following an outcry from ethics experts at her initial plans to serve in a more informal capacity. Ms …

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Trump wire tap: FBI chief Comey ‘rejects’ allegation

[ad_1] FBI director James Comey has rejected Donald Trump’s claim that his predecessor, Barack Obama, ordered a wiretap of his phone before he was elected US president, US media say. Mr Comey reportedly asked the US justice department to publicly reject Saturday’s allegation, according to the New York Times …

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