The acknowledgment by the social network, which has 2 billion users,
dramatically raised the stakes in a privacy controversy that has dogged
the company for weeks. Facebook added that information on up to 87
million users, mostly living in the United States, was improperly
obtained by Cambridge Analytica without their permission.
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Trump will sign a proclamation to send National Guard troops to assist
Border Patrol agents. They will remain until laws are passed to close
“loopholes” that the administration says allow certain undocumented
immigrants to stay in the country and the “catch-and-release” policy is
ended, said a source familiar with the plan.
a meeting with national security officials, President Trump stressed
that troops can be involved in current tasks to ensure security in areas
liberated from the Islamic State, an official said. But Trump said that
the U.S. mission would not extend beyond the destruction of the Islamic