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Facebook has removed 1.5 million videos of the New Zealand shooting, but questions remain

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We already knew that Facebook moved quickly on Thursday to stop videos of the New Zealand mass shooting from spreading, but now we have some actual numbers.

In a public statement and identical series of tweets dispensed by Facebook Newsroom, the company confirms that 1.5 million videos were removed in the first 24 hours following the terror attack on two New Zealand mosques that left 50 dead and 50 injured as of Sunday. Of those, 1.2 million were stopped before they were even uploaded.

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Big winners at the 2019 Oscars

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A lot of fan favorites took home awards on Sunday’s show. Read more…

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How to watch the 2019 Oscars online without cable or even a TV

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Got plans Sunday night? We’ll give you some: The 2019 Oscars are on. (That heads up was just for casual watchers, guys — we know film buffs have had this date etched in their brain since April.)

The 2019 Academy Awards will take place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday, Feb. 24 from 8 p.m. EST to 11 p.m. EST and will go host-less for the second time in ceremony history after Kevin Hart officially stepped down.

SEE ALSO: Where to watch all of the 2019 Oscar-nominated films

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Buckle up, Queen is performing at the Oscars

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Guys. Queen is performing at the Oscars this year. 

With Adult Goth/possible vampire Adam Lambert at its helm, Queen is set to dazzle us all during the awards show, which controversially tried to cut four categories from its broadcast in hopes of saving time.

The Academy tweeted a teaser on Sunday, with a mash-up of “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “We Will Rock You.” 

Is this the real life?
Is this just fantasy?
We…

Buckle up, Queen is performing at the Oscars

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Guys. Queen is performing at the Oscars this year. 

With Adult Goth/possible vampire Adam Lambert at its helm, Queen is set to dazzle us all during the awards show, which controversially tried to cut four categories from its broadcast in hopes of saving time.

The Academy tweeted a teaser on Sunday, with a mash-up of “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “We Will Rock You.” 

Is this the real life?
Is this just fantasy?
We…

A rambling ‘SNL’ cold open can’t make sense of Donald Trump’s fake national emergency

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For Saturday Night Live‘s latest cold open, Alec Baldwin put on his Donald Trump mask and spent seven minutes recreating IRL Trump’s sham press conference in which he unconvincingly presented his case for a fake national emergency. At least he was honest about it in SNL‘s version.

The sketch is hardly an all-star by the show’s standards, but it clearly hit close to home. On Sunday morning, Trump dinged NBC in a tweet and quickly followed it up with a return to his favorite “the media are…

Dating apps face questions over age checks after report exposes child abuse

The UK government has said it could legislate to require age verification checks on users of dating apps, following an investigation into underage use of dating apps published by the Sunday Times yesterday.

The newspaper found more than 30 cases of child rape have been investigated by police related to use of dating apps including Grindr and Tinder since 2015. It reports that one 13-year-old boy with a profile on the Grindr app was raped or abused by at least 21 men. 

The Sunday Times…

Dating apps face questions over age checks after report exposes child abuse

The UK government has said it could legislate to require age verification checks on users of dating apps, following an investigation into underage use of dating apps published by the Sunday Times yesterday.

The newspaper found more than 30 cases of child rape have been investigated by police related to use of dating apps including Grindr and Tinder since 2015. It reports that one 13-year-old boy with a profile on the Grindr app was raped or abused by at least 21 men. 

The Sunday Times…

Lady Gaga brought a rock ‘n’ roll vibe to ‘Shallow’ at the Grammys

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It’s “Shallow” but not as you’ve seen it before.

Clad in a silver, glittering bodysuit, Lady Gaga performed her Grammy-winner “Shallow” from the Oscar-nominated movie A Star Is Born at the 2019 Grammy Awards ceremony. 

Hitting the stage without co-star Bradley Cooper, Gaga was joined by co-writers Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt at Los Angeles’ Staples Center on Sunday.

Gaga took the song back to its rock ‘n’ roll roots for…

Lady Gaga brought a rock ‘n’ roll vibe to ‘Shallow’ at the Grammys

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It’s “Shallow” but not as you’ve seen it before.

Clad in a silver, glittering bodysuit, Lady Gaga performed her Grammy-winner “Shallow” from the Oscar-nominated movie A Star Is Born at the 2019 Grammy Awards ceremony. 

Hitting the stage without co-star Bradley Cooper, Gaga was joined by co-writers Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt at Los Angeles’ Staples Center on Sunday.

Gaga took the song back to its rock ‘n’ roll roots for…