Trump has authority to ban TikTok, government lawyers say

TikTok poses a threat to US national security, government lawyers say. James Martin/CNET The Trump administration said Friday it has the authority to ban Americans’ use of the TikTok, saying in a court filing that the popular Chinese-owned video-sharing app poses a national security threat because of its relationship with the Chinese government. Trump administration […]

US has authority to ban TikTok, Trump administration says

TikTok poses a threat to US national security, government lawyers say. James Martin/CNET The Trump administration said Friday it has the authority to ban Americans’ use of the TikTok, saying in a court filing that the popular Chinese-owned video-sharing app...

WeChat may be hit with US ban after Justice Department request

Sheldon Cooper/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The Justice Department is asking a federal judge in San Francisco to allow the government to immediately bar downloads of WeChat in the US, saying the Chinese-owned messaging is a threat to national security. The...