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NEW: US federal prosecutors have filed charges against 2 Russian nationals who are accused of a string of attacks on computer systems in the US that netted them over $3M.

Twitter permanently bans Rep. Omar's Republican opponent after she accused the congresswoman of treason and wrote on the platform that Omar should be hanged.

On a normal shopping day, humans outnumber bots on login pages by two to one. On the days leading up to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, bots outnumber humans by 20 to 1.

Amazon has removed Christmas ornaments from its website that depict the Auschwitz concentration camp

NEW: 4 engineers fired by Google just before Thanksgiving say they plan to file a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board, asking the agency to investigate the company for what they called a sweeping illegal campaign to quash worker organizing.

Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping back from their day-to-day roles within the parent company, Alphabet, but plan to remain as board members and keep their ownership stakes.

NEW: Instagram says it will require birthdates from all new users starting Wednesday, expanding the audience for ads for alcohol and other age-restricted products while offering new safety measures for younger users.

Uber reveals extent of sexual assault problem: thousands of abuse reports a year.


BREAKING: Facebook hit with $5 billion fine, forced to create privacy oversight board

As Amb. Sondland testified, a misleading story about the head of the Ukrainian energy company at the heart of the House impeachment inquiry went viral across conservative pockets of social media.

Twitter says today's Twitter outage "was due to an internal configuration change, which we're now fixing. Some people may be able to access Twitter again and we're working to make sure Twitter is available to everyone as quickly as possible."

JUST IN: Mark Zuckerberg: Chris Cox and Chris Daniels have decided to leave the company.

US Justice Dept. has shut down a major directory of dark web drug marketplaces and arrested the alleged owners in what federal prosecutors say is a first-of-its-kind operation.

How tense are things between Google and its employees? A change to the company's internal calendar system was enough to set off blowback from employees worried Google was trying to stifle efforts to organize.