The 2016 election will determine who will succeed Barack Obama as president of the United States. Through the primaries and into the general election, a litany of Democratic and Republican candidates have battled it out both online and on the ground. Election day is Tuesday, Nov. 8.
Data firm used by Trump campaign illegally held info on 50 million Facebook users
The company harvested information on 50 million users.
Judge says Manafort might spend the ‘rest of his life in prison’
The former Trump campaign chairman faces 30 years in prison.
Putin ‘couldn’t care less’ about 2016 election hacking, suggests Jews are to blame
The Russian president says he "couldn't care less."
Reddit has not shared Russia findings with Congress, sources say
Lawmakers are encouraging social platforms to submit their findings.
State Department was allocated $120 million to combat Russia meddling—it hasn’t spent any of it
It's been allocated $120 million recently.
In bizarre Twitter thread, Trump questions Obama’s response to Russian meddling
That's one way to celebrate Presidents Day.
Trump quotes Facebook executive who said Russia didn’t help him win election
Unsurprisingly, this didn't bode well for Facebook's advertising vice president Rob Goldman.
Leaked WikiLeaks Twitter messages slam ‘sadistic’ and ‘hawkish’ Clinton
'We believe it would be much better for GOP to win.'
Twitter deletes archived Vine accounts linked to Russian ‘troll farm’
Russian-backed Vine accounts were viewed and looped millions of times.
George W. Bush breaks with Trump on Russian meddling, DACA
The former president made the comments at a conference in the Middle East.
Russian trolls also used Tumblr to sow 2016 election discord
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the U.S. needs to be 'better prepared' for meddling in 2018.
Twitter admits to exposing nearly 700,000 people to Russian propaganda
The amount of Russian propaganda is staggering.
House Republicans demand release of FISA abuse memo via Twitter
The memo is thought to contain details on possible surveillance abuse against the Trump campaign.
Trump administration gets rid of voter fraud commission
States refused to hand over voter information.