YouTube extends Trump’s suspension for a second time

YouTube is extending Donald Trump’s suspension from the platform. Angela Lang/CNET YouTube on Tuesday said it’s again extending its suspension of former President Donald Trump, who’s been banned from posting videos to his channel since Jan. 12. Comments on Trump’s videos will also remain disabled indefinitely.  “In light of concerns about the ongoing potential for […]

YouTube says it’s removed 500,000 COVID-19 misinformation videos

YouTube said it’s clamped down on COVID-19 misinformation. Seth Rosenblatt/CNET YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki on Tuesday said the platform has removed more than half a million videos that contain misinformation about COVID-19 since February.  The Google-owned video...

YouTube extends Trump’s suspension for at least another week

YouTube is extending Trump’s suspension from the platform. Angela Lang/CNET YouTube on Tuesday said it’s extending its suspension of President Donald Trump’s channel for another week over “ongoing potential for violence,” a day before Joe...

YouTube bans Steve Bannon’s War Room podcast channel

Steve Bannon Getty Images YouTube on Friday said it banned the channel of Steve Bannon’s popular War Room podcast, after it repeatedly violated the Google-owned platform’s rules.  The ban came hours after the former White House chief strategist had Rudy...