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Twitter Says It Will Relax Ban On Political Advertising

The move represents a break from a 2019 policy, which banned ads by candidates, political parties or elected or appointed government officials.

 | AP

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Twitter Poll Closes With Users Voting For Musk's Exit As Chief

There was no immediate announcement from Twitter, or Musk, about whether he would step down, though Musk said that he would abide by the results.

 | AP

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Musk Polls Twitter Users About Whether He Should Step Down

Elon Musk also promised not to make any more major policy changes without an online survey of users.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

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Twitter Bans Linking To Facebook, Instagram, Other Rivals

The banned platforms include mainstream websites such as Facebook and Instagram, and upstart rivals Mastodon, Tribel, Nostr, Post and Truth Social.

 | AP

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Twitter Under Elon Musk: Violating Free Speech Or Preventing Doxxing?

Twitter CEO Elon Musk suspending some journalists' accounts has worried press freedom advocates, but he says it's because of policy.

 | Bianca Facchinei

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Twitter Suspends Journalists Who Wrote About Owner Elon Musk

The sudden suspensions followed Elon Musk’s decision to permanently ban an account that tracked his private jet using publicly available data.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

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Twitter Changes Rules Over Account Tracking Elon Musk's Jet

The @elonjet flight-tracking account has also been suspended after Musk tweeted that a "crazy stalker" attacked a car in Los Angeles carrying his son.

 | AP

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Musk's Twitter Disbands Its Trust And Safety Advisory Group

Twitter informed the advisory group via email that it was disbanding it shortly before a meeting was to take place, according to multiple members.

 | AP

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Twitter Is Tackling Child Exploitation, Though Musk Cut Team In Charge

Elon Musk inherited Twitter's issue of taking down child sexual abuse material appearing on the platform. He says it's his top priority to address.

 | Tyler Adkisson

EU Warns Musk To Beef Up Twitter Controls Ahead Of New Rules

The EU's commissioner for digital policy told Elon Musk Twitter will have to increase efforts to comply with new rules under the Digital Services Act.

 | AP

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Elon Musk's Twitter Reinstates Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene

The Georgia Republican's reinstatement comes after Musk over the weekend reinstated the account of former President Donald Trump.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

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How To Download Your Twitter Archive And Save Your Tweets

If you're considering leaving Twitter or you're worried about the platform shutting down, this is how you can save your tweets and other account data.

 | Tricia Goss

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Musk Restores Trump's Twitter Account After Online Poll

Trump has said in the past that he would not rejoin Twitter even if his account was reinstated.

 | AP

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Twitter Users Fear App Shutdown After Hundreds Of Employees Quit

Elon Musk's Twitter tenure faced a new crisis after many employees quit instead of accepting his ultimatum of "extremely hardcore" conditions.

 | James Packard

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More Twitter Workers Flee After Musk's 'Hardcore' Ultimatum

The platform is continuing to lose workers just as it's gearing up for the World Cup, one of the busiest events on Twitter.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

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Musk's Latest Twitter Cuts: Outsourced Content Moderators

The company gutted its communications department and hasn't responded to media requests for information since Musk took over.

 | AP

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Twitter Blue Signups Unavailable After Raft Of Fake Accounts

Before Musk took over the social media platform, the blue check was granted to celebrities, journalists and verified by the platform to prevent this.

 | AP

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Musk Ends Remote Work At Twitter, Warns Of Troubles Ahead

Musk told employees "the priority over the past 10 days" was to develop and launch Twitter's new subscription service for $7.99 a month.

 | AP

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Fake Lebron, Schefter Accounts Among Those Tweeting Non-News

People are making fake Twitter accounts pretending to be athletes, celebrities and reporters after the verified "blue check" became available to buy.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

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Musk Seeks To Reassure Advertisers On Twitter After Chaos

Twitter began adding gray labels to prominent accounts to indicate that they are authentic. A few hours later, the labels started disappearing.

 | AP

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Elon Musk Sells $3.95 Billion Worth Of Tesla Stock

Musk sold 19.5 million shares of the electric car company from Nov. 4 to Nov. 8, according to the Securities and Exchange Commission.

 | AP

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Twitter To Add 'Official' Mark To Verified Big Accounts

Twitter's gray "official" label is part of the overhaul of the platform's verification system that has been in place since 2009.

 | AP

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Musk's Partisan Tweets Call Twitter Neutrality Into Question

A direct endorsement of one party over another raises questions about Twitter's ability to remain neutral under the rule of the world's richest man.

 | AP

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Elon Musk's Twitter Deal Is Raising National Security Concerns

Elon Musk's takeover of Twitter has drawn the attention of the U.S. government because of potential national security risks.

 | Tyler Adkisson

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Employees At Elon Musk's Twitter Brace For Layoffs

Twitter's roughly 7,500 employees have been expecting layoffs since Musk took the helm of the company.

 | AP

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Elon Musk Emerging As Twitter's Chief Moderator Ahead Of Midterms

The platform's new CEO has positioned himself as moderator-in-chief of one of the most important social media platforms in American politics.

 | AP

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Elon Musk Floats Paid Twitter Verification, Fires Board

The new owner of the social media platform is considering a fee users must pay to have their profiles verified with a blue check mark.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

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Musk Tweets Link To An Unfounded Conspiracy Theory

The article recycled a baseless claim that the personal life of Paul Pelosi, the speaker’s husband, somehow played a role in an intruder’s attack.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

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Social Media Is Reacting To Elon Musk As New Owner Of Twitter

Elon Musk is the new owner of Twitter, and some users are reacting to the news, and will it change the app?

 | Meg Hilling

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Elon Musk's Twitter Takeover Sparks Concern About Company's Future

Some experts are concerned Musk's new leadership could lead to increased unsavory content on Twitter.

 | Tyler Adkisson