The Russia Today, now known as RT, spent at least $274,100 (approximately Rs 1.8 crore) in ads targeted at the U.S. audience in 2016, Twitter said.
One of the congressional committees investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 election has invited the tech giants Facebook, Twitter and the parent company of Google to appear for a public hearing on November 1.
Twitter also says that it found about 200 accounts linked to Facebookaccounts that Facebook had identified as being connected to Russian efforts to influence users.
Some of the tweets from these accounts promoted anti-Hillary Clinton stories, the CNNreports.
In its blog post, Twitter said it has been working on detecting and shutting down spam bots for years, and has many systems in place to do so: "On average, our automated systems catch more than 3.2 million suspicious accounts globally per week", the company said.
Twitter today "proactively" shared with Congress a "round-up of ads" that Russia's state-run TV network Russia Today (RT) targeted to US users in 2016. The Twitter's stance on long tweets for Trump comes even as the company now investigates how bots and Russia-linked Twitter profiles manipulated the service to affect the USA presidential polls a year ago.
The leaders of the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee said the panel would hold an open hearing with technology companies as part of its investigation.
United States imposes huge tariff on Bombardier aircraft
In response, an interim tariff of 219.63 per cent has been proposed on the import of Bombardier's C-Series jet to the US. In a statement Bombardier said: "We strongly disagree with the commerce department's preliminary decision".
Region's gas prices falling as demand returns to normal
If you drive around Watertown, gas prices are sitting around $2.75 a gallon - down about three cents from last week. But most of those refineries have since reopened and only about 5 percent of the nation's capacity remains offline.
They have specifically been looking at Twitter and Facebook and their roles in the spread of misinformation and propaganda during the election.
It was Twitter's vice-president of public policy, Colin Crowell, who spoke before the House and Senate Intelligence Committees on Thursday. Twitter also found another 179 related or linked accounts and took action on those that violated the rules.
Sen. Mark Warner, the Democratic ranking member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, on Thursday criticized a presentation Twitter gave as "inadequate" and "deeply disappointing".
Moscow denies any such activity and Mr Trump has denied any talk of collusion.
Last week Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerbergannounced that his social media company would also be handing over in information to Congress about accounts that were found on the site and believed to be used for advertising during the election.
A committee will be formed to look into how to implement the new order, which is slated to come into effect in June 2018. Others argued that allowing women to drive would lead to promiscuity and the collapse of the Saudi family.
Rohingyas are minority Muslims in western Myanmar who have faced persecution in their country and fled to India and Bangladesh. That is because the Rohingyas are "illegal migrants" in India but "refugees" in Bangladesh, he points out.
Gasoline stocks fell by 2.1 million barrels, compared with analysts' expectations in a Reuters poll for a 2.1 million-barrel drop. Prices continue to be supported by last week's report from the International Energy Agency which lifted its 2017 demand outlook.
McCain's rejection of the Graham-Cassidy proposal effectively ends the party's chances at repealing Obamacare - for now. Republican Senate leadership can only afford to lose two votes to pass Graham-Cassidy before 30 September.
So, if you really turn off your Bluetooth or Wi-Fi, do it from the Settings tab! The official iOS 11 has finally arrived. You will more than likely see a drop in performance in the days following your move to iOS 11 .
Mark Sampson has been sacked as head coach of England Women in a move that raises significant questions about the governing body. The FA said the report "revealed clear evidence of inappropriate and unacceptable behavior by a coach".
They go on to explain that our country is not ideal and that inequalities still exist, "We can all do better", they wrote. Almost three dozen members of the Broncos knelt during the anthem on Sunday, according to the Denver Post .
China's Earthquake Administration said the quake was not a nuclear explosion and had the characteristics of a natural tremor. North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency published articles Saturday with comments slamming Trump.
Sabbag said she hired Bloom to "protect my rights", adding her name to the attorney's long list of high-profile clients. Montia Sabbag , accompanied by her lawyer Lisa Bloom , said, "I am not an extortionist".
The British television series " Black Mirror " won two awards for its popular " San Junipero " episode. Brown is the victor of Emmy Award for best actor in a drama series for his role in " This Is Us ".
Mourinho reveals midfield dilemma with trio ruled out
United boast an unbeaten record against CSKA , having won two of the four meetings, with the other two matches ending all square. In Premier League , United have so far kept a near ideal win record with 5 wins and 1 draw in their last league games.
US bombers stage North Korea show of force
On Friday, Trump kept up his verbal fusillade against Kim, tweeting that Kim is a "madman" who will be "tested like never before". Ri did not respond on Saturday when asked by reporters whether North Korea had conducted a new nuclear test.
Death threats as Catalan referendum debate turns ugly
Police said up to 40,000 people gathered outside the devolved government's economy ministry in the city, which was searched. A pro-independence group says that about 2,500 supporters were attending the protest in Hospitalet.