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Facebook and Google Ban Fake News

Facebook and Google Ban Fake News

Google has announced that they will ban websites that peddle fake news stories from using its platform to get more views, and n...

Nov 15 2016, 1:45pm CST

World’s Most Trafficked Mammal Pangolin Finally Gets Protection with Complete Trade Ban

World’s Most Trafficked Mammal Pangolin Finally Gets Protection with Complete Trade Ban

UN approves a total ban on trade in pangolin. The move can contribute in the rocovery of gentle and shy mammal...

Oct 1 2016, 9:06am CDT

Pokemon Go Ban Wave Underway Hitting Bots

Pokemon Go Ban Wave Underway Hitting Bots

Social media lights up today with reports of Pokemon Go accounts getting banned. Mostly Pokemon Go Bot users affected....

Sep 30 2016, 8:36am CDT

Officials Plan to Ban Swimming With Dolphins in Hawaii

Officials Plan to Ban Swimming With Dolphins in Hawaii

The concerned authorities want to put a ban on people swimming with dolphins. The reason being given is that it causes a whole...

Aug 27 2016, 1:30pm CDT

MPs Demand a Worldwide Ban on Plastic Microbeads in Cosmetics

MPs Demand a Worldwide Ban on Plastic Microbeads in Cosmetics

A British government committee has called for an end to microbeads which only contribute to pollution....

Aug 24 2016, 9:24am CDT

Niantic Response To Pokemon Go Ban Appeal Is Tough

Niantic Response To Pokemon Go Ban Appeal Is Tough

First permanently banned Pokemon Go trainers get harsh response to ban appeal....

Aug 19 2016, 3:29am CDT

Pokemon Go Permanent Account Bans Coming, but can be Appealed

Pokemon Go Permanent Account Bans Coming, You Can Appeal

Niantic introduces permanent account bans for trainers using bots, location fakers and other tools that are against the Terms o...

Aug 12 2016, 11:59am CDT

Hiroshima Urges Pokemon Go Ban in Memorial

Hiroshima Urges Pokemon Go Ban in Memorial

Authorities in Japan's Hiroshima city on Thursday urged the creators of the highly popular augmented reality game Pokemon Go's...

Jul 28 2016, 1:14am CDT

Indian Supreme Court to Hear Plea to Ban WhatsApp

Indian Supreme Court to Hear Plea to Ban WhatsApp

The Indian Supreme Court will hear next Wednesday a petition seeking a ban on WhatsApp on the ground that the messaging platfo...

Jun 23 2016, 5:07pm CDT

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S Still On Sale in China Despite Ban

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S Still On Sale in China Despite Ban

Apple is facing a copyright infringement lawsuit in China....

Jun 20 2016, 12:39am CDT

Norway Becomes the First Country to Ban Deforestation

Norway Becomes the First Country to Ban Deforestation

The Norwegian government and Norwegians have taken the radical step of outlawing deforestation....

Jun 9 2016, 5:00am CDT

Norway to Ban Sales of Gas-Powered Cars by 2025

Norway to Ban Sales of Gas-Powered Cars by 2025

Norway, which is considered to be one of the most progressive countries in the world, has decided to prohibit the use of gas-po...

Jun 6 2016, 6:08am CDT

NAIAS 2016: Tesla Skipped Detroit Auto Show due to Michigan's Ban

NAIAS 2016: Tesla Skipped Detroit Auto Show due to Michigan's Ban

Tesla Motors Co. is not allowed to carry out retails operations in Michigan; therefore they did not exhibit at NAIAS 2016....

Jan 19 2016, 5:34am CST

Burfict Gets 3-Game Ban

Burfict Gets 3-Game Ban

Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict is facing a three game suspension by the NFL after he viciously hit Pittsburg Ste...

Jan 12 2016, 2:29pm CST

Valcke's Ban Could Be 9 Years

Valcke's Ban Could Be 9 Years

Things aren't looking so good for FIFA's top administrator secretary general Jerome Valcke, so it would seem. According to the...

Jan 5 2016, 10:14am CST

Twitter Lifts Ban on Politwoops

Twitter Lifts Ban on Politwoops

Many of the public bigwigs we see today are kept on their toes via Twitter and Politwoops....

Jan 1 2016, 6:54am CST

FDA lifts Ban on Blood Donation by Gays

FDA lifts Ban on Blood Donation by Gays

The FDA has lifted a ban on blood donation by homosexuals....

Dec 22 2015, 2:13am CST

Sepp Blatter Reacts to FIFA Ban in Press-Conference Live Video

Sepp Blatter Reacts to FIFA Ban in Press-Conference Live Video

Sepp Blatter holds a press-conference reacting to the just issued 8-year-ban from all things Football....

Dec 21 2015, 4:24am CST

FDA To Ban Tanning Beds

FDA To Ban Tanning Beds

The ban will include the use of a tanning bed by anyone under 18 years of age....

Dec 19 2015, 7:11pm CST

Carrie Fisher Slams Star Wars: The Force Awakens Lord's Prayer Ad Ban

Carrie Fisher Slams Star Wars: The Force Awakens Lord's Prayer Ad Ban

The advert was to be screened before the premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens in the UK cinemas....

Nov 30 2015, 9:54am CST

Petition Launched to Ban Adam Lambert at New Year’s Eve Concert

Petition Launched to Ban Adam Lambert at New Year’s Eve Concert

Nearly 20,000 signed petation to remove Adam Lambert from a concert in Singapore....

Nov 29 2015, 2:57am CST

The Ban of Cigarettes at CVS Lowered Smoking Numbers

The Ban of Cigarettes at CVS Lowered Smoking Numbers

CVS caused quite a stir last year when they announced that they would no longer be selling tobacco products, as it was directly...

Sep 3 2015, 8:51am CDT

Torrent Trackers Have Apparently Started To Ban Windows 10

Torrent Trackers Have Apparently Started To Ban Windows 10

Torrent trackers have serious security concerns in Windows 10...

Aug 24 2015, 12:17pm CDT

Reddit Responds After Russian Ban for Substance Use Discussion

Reddit Responds After Russian Ban for Substance Use Discussion

Several pages of the site Reddit have been banned. After discussions on cultivating hallucinogenic mushrooms....

Aug 14 2015, 8:52am CDT

Zimbabwe Lifts Hunting Ban on Lions

Zimbabwe Lifts Hunting Ban on Lions

In a shocking move the country lifted the hunting ban only 10 days after Cecil the Lion was killed....

Aug 11 2015, 6:03am CDT

60% of Adults are for Ban on Powdered Alcohol

60% of Adults are for Ban on Powdered Alcohol

According to a new poll sixty percent of U.S. adults in the nationally-representative Mott poll favor a complete ban of powdere...

Jun 15 2015, 2:22pm CDT

White House Looking Toward Ban on Conversion Therapy

White House Looking Toward Ban on Conversion Therapy

The controversial methods employed across the country have left emotional scarring for generations....

Apr 8 2015, 9:00pm CDT

Marvin Gaye Heirs seek to Ban Sales of Blurred Lines

Marvin Gaye Heirs seek to Ban Sales of Blurred Lines

The heirs of Marvin Gaye seek to ban the sales of Blurred Lines, a song by Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams, that is apparent...

Mar 11 2015, 8:06am CDT

Google reverses decision to ban Explicit content On Blogger

Google reverses decision to ban Explicit content On Blogger

Users protested the search giant's decision to block all sexually explicit content on its blogging platform...

Feb 27 2015, 11:26am CST

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Cannabis Possession Now Legal In DC: Pot Ban Lifted In Nation's Capitol

In a surprise move, DC lawmakers moved ahead with passing legislation to make marijuana legal -- despite sanctions from Congres...

Feb 26 2015, 9:13am CST

Apple threatens to ban its Accessory Makers to stop Leaks

Apple threatens to ban its Accessory Makers to stop Leaks

Apple has decided that it will ban iPhone and iPad accessory makers that start designing accessories based on the leaks they fi...

Feb 11 2015, 1:54am CST

Colleges ban smartwatches during examination

Colleges ban smartwatches during examination

For fear of cheating, students in colleges will be asked to remove their watches before examination...

Feb 9 2015, 11:43am CST

Syracuse Orange Announce Self-Imposed Postseason Ban In 2015

Syracuse Orange Announce Self-Imposed Postseason Ban In 2015

The Syracuse Orange men's basketball team announced on Feb. 4 that they will go on a self-imposed postseason ban in respon...

Feb 4 2015, 8:14pm CST

UK PM David Cameron to ban WhatsApp, iMessage and Snapchat

UK PM David Cameron to ban WhatsApp, iMessage and Snapchat

Many encrypted messaging apps like WhatsApp, iMessage and Snapchat could be blocked if David Cameron wins next elections. Briti...

Jan 13 2015, 6:17am CST

ITC Urged to Ban Nvidia Chips in the US

ITC Urged to Ban Nvidia Chips in the US

Samsung has asked the agency to block the computer-graphics chips that are made by the Santa Clara, Calif.-based company....

Nov 23 2014, 11:04am CST

Kim Kardashian: Angelina Jolie did not Ban me at Unbroken World Premiere

Kim Kardashian: Angelina Jolie did not Ban me from Unbroken World Premiere

Rumors have it that Kim Kardashian was barred from attending Angelina Jolie’s ‘Unbroken’ world premiere in Australia....

Nov 19 2014, 5:01am CST

Ebola Travel Ban may lead to New Problems

Ebola Travel Ban may lead to New Problems

The travel ban imposed due to the outbreak of the Ebola virus may lead to new problems arising on the scene....

Oct 20 2014, 4:35am CDT

Lip Balm School Ban contested by Young Girl

Lip Balm School Ban contested by Young Girl

A school ban on applying lip balm was contested by a young girl named Grace Karaffa recently....

Sep 13 2014, 4:50am CDT

China refutes claim of government ban on Apple purchases

China refutes claim of government ban on Apple purchases

Government website continues to sell Apple products...

Aug 10 2014, 2:38pm CDT

Pete Rose Believes Lifetime Ban Will Be Lifted

Pete Rose Believes Lifetime Ban Will Be Lifted

Cincinnati Reds great Pete Rose believes his lifetime ban from baseball will someday be lifted, per multiple reports....

Jun 16 2014, 9:09pm CDT