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April 12, 2024 at 8:57 PM

4 takeaways for parents from the Senate grilling of social media CEOs

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg apologized to families in dramatic testimony on Capitol Hill.
April 12, 2024 at 8:57 PM
Families of kids harmed online react to Mark Zuckerberg’s apology
April 4, 2024 at 1:32 AM

I tried the TikTok-viral Halara work pants

Casey Delbasso, an ecommerce writer at "Good Morning America," wore a pair of trending Halara work pants for a day. Here's what she found out.
April 4, 2024 at 1:32 AM
I tried the TikTok-viral Halara work pants
April 2, 2024 at 5:25 PM

Woman finds therapy through cleaning gravestones

Alicia Williams posts videos of herself cleaning gravestones online, where they have captured the attention of millions of people.
April 2, 2024 at 5:25 PM
Woman finds therapy through cleaning gravestones
March 29, 2024 at 8:08 PM

7 TikTok users punched in New York within 2 weeks, police say

The NYPD has identified seven women who were punched in New York City in the last two weeks who posted about their experiences on TikTok.
March 29, 2024 at 8:08 PM
7 TikTok users punched in New York within 2 weeks, police say
March 28, 2024 at 2:48 PM

TikTok users share reports of being punched in the face while walking in NYC

ABC News correspondent Reena Roy and retired Maryland police officer Sonia Pruitt comment on recent assaults in NYC reported by female TikTok users.
March 28, 2024 at 2:48 PM
TikTok users share reports of being punched in the face while walking in NYC
March 24, 2024 at 3:48 PM

Harris won't say why Biden campaign is on TikTok despite security concerns

Vice President Kamala Harris is deflecting on why Biden's campaign has a TikTok account amid potential ban legislation
March 24, 2024 at 3:48 PM
Harris won't say why Biden campaign is on TikTok despite security concerns
March 22, 2024 at 9:24 AM

538 Debate Club: Should TikTok be banned? | 538 Politics Podcast

The pros and cons of a possible de facto TikTok ban.
March 22, 2024 at 9:24 AM
538 Debate Club: Should TikTok be banned? | 538 Politics Podcast
March 21, 2024 at 11:33 AM

New warning about TikTok: 'A gun aimed at Americans' heads'

Senators on both sides of the aisle are raising new security concerns about the app as they consider a crackdown. ABC News' Andrea Fujii explains.
March 21, 2024 at 11:33 AM
New warning about TikTok: 'A gun aimed at Americans' heads'
March 21, 2024 at 9:48 AM

Senate mulls TikTok ban amid US national security concerns

Congress weighs TikTok ban amid growing concern the Chinese social media giant is a communist propaganda tool that could impact the results of the upcoming U.S. election.
March 21, 2024 at 9:48 AM
Senate mulls TikTok ban amid US national security concerns
March 20, 2024 at 3:43 PM

TikTokers share secrets to saving money at fast food restaurants

The social media platform has become a resource for people looking to save some dough at their popular chains, like Texas Roadhouse, McDonalds, Starbucks and more.
March 20, 2024 at 3:43 PM
TikTokers share secrets to saving money at fast food restaurants
1 month ago

$12 dinner box McDonald's order goes viral on TikTok

Leiela Kapewa-Latu shared a video of her ordering a $12 dinner box at a local Texas McDonald's that's racked up more than 12 million views on TikTok.
1 month ago
$12 dinner box McDonald's order goes viral on TikTok
1 month ago

Is TikTok different in China? Here's what to know

Critics of TikTok have pointed to an allegedly tamer version in China.
1 month ago
Is TikTok different in China? Here's what to know
1 month ago

Kevin O’Leary talks about chance to buy TikTok

“Shark Tank" investor Kevin O’Leary talks about the potential of buying TikTok if the Senate passes the bill that will force the Chinese-owned app to be sold or banned in the U.S.
1 month ago
Kevin O’Leary talks about chance to buy TikTok
1 month ago

White House wants TikTok's parent company to divest: 'We don't want to see a ban'

The White House on Sunday reiterated support for a TikTok bill meant to force ByteDance to sell it -- or face an outright ban in the U.S
1 month ago
White House wants TikTok's parent company to divest: 'We don't want to see a ban'
1 month ago

Rep. Khanna says potential TikTok ban won't solve the problem, calls for 'narrowly tailored law'

Ro Khanna said on Sunday that the potential TikTok ban the House of Representatives passed last week wouldn't actually protect Americans
1 month ago
Democratic lawmaker: A TikTok ban won't solve problem, urges 'narrowly tailored law'
1 month ago

Banning TikTok would destroy 'American dream,' small business owner says

Rachel Scott reports on the House-passed legislation that, if enacted, would ban TikTok in the U.S. if the app's Chinese parent company does not sell it.
1 month ago
Banning TikTok would destroy 'American dream,' small business owner says
1 month ago

White House wants to see ByteDance ‘no longer in control’ of TikTok: John Kirby

ABC News’ Martha Raddatz interviews White House National Security Communications Adviser John Kirby on “This Week.”
1 month ago
White House wants to see ByteDance ‘no longer in control’ of TikTok: John Kirby
1 month ago

Where does the TikTok bill stand in the Senate?

ABC News’ chief global affairs correspondent Martha Raddatz breaks down the latest top political headlines.
1 month ago
Where does the TikTok bill stand in the Senate?
1 month ago

Biden campaign joins TikTok despite administration's past security concerns: 'lol hey guys'

The Biden-Harris campaign joined TikTok on Sunday, releasing its first video featuring President Joe Biden during the Super Bowl despite security concerns.
1 month ago
Biden campaign joins TikTok despite White House's past security concerns
1 month ago

By The Numbers: The future of TikTok

A look at the numbers behind the future of TikTok, what the company could sell for, and what it brings to those who use it.
1 month ago
By The Numbers: The future of TikTok
1 month ago

How a TikTok ban could impact US small businesses

TikTok influencer Katy King discusses the app's importance for her business, Hidden Springs Flower Farm.
1 month ago
How a TikTok ban could impact US small businesses
1 month ago

TikTok could avoid potential ban with sale. Who would buy it?

Tech giants could make a bid but face obstacles, experts said.
1 month ago
TikTok could avoid potential ban with sale. Who would buy it?
1 month ago

Investors lining up for a chance to buy TikTok

TikTok has buyers lining up, but it’s not even up for sale. Plus, some new economic numbers on St. Patrick’s Day.
1 month ago
Investors lining up for a chance to buy TikTok
1 month ago

Debunking 4 myths about TikTok

The political fight over TikTok has resurfaced some misconceptions.
1 month ago
Debunking 4 myths about TikTok
1 month ago

US investors vie for chance to buy TikTok ahead of possible nationwide ban

From former Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to Kevin O’Leary of "Shark Tank," a variety of investors have expressed interest in potentially buying the popular social media app from its Chinese owner.
1 month ago
US investors vie for chance to buy TikTok ahead of possible nationwide ban
1 month ago

Does Gen Z really care more about that viral TikTok than politics? | 538 Politics Podcast

What is (and isn't) motivating young voters today.
1 month ago
Does Gen Z really care more about that viral TikTok than politics?
1 month ago

Florida House Speaker Paul Renner on social media

Florida State Rep. Paul Renner on the bill that could ban TikTok and a Florida bill that could restrict users under 16 from creating accounts on social media platforms with addictive features.
1 month ago
Florida House Speaker Paul Renner on social media
1 month ago

Jim Sciutto talks potential TikTok ban, impact of AI on 2024 election

CNN Chief National Security Analyst Jim Sciutto weighs in on the biggest technology questions on Americans’ minds and shares insights from his new book, “The Return of Great Powers.”
1 month ago
Jim Sciutto talks potential TikTok ban, impact of AI on 2024 election
1 month ago

TikTok content creator reacts to House vote that could ban TikTok

TikTok creator Nadya Okamoto talks about how the potential TikTok ban could have a ripple effect on small businesses.
1 month ago
TikTok content creator reacts to House vote that could ban TikTok
1 month ago

House passes bill that would ban TikTok if Chinese owners don't sell app

If enacted, the bill would give ByteDance six months to divest from TikTok before app stores would start prohibiting access.
1 month ago
House passes bill that would ban TikTok if Chinese owners don't sell app
1 month ago

Possible TikTok ban in US: What's at stake and what comes next

Influencers may suffer and legal challenge could reach the Supreme Court, experts said.
1 month ago
What's at stake in a potential TikTok ban in the US?
1 month ago

Experts say banning TikTok won't solve security concerns: ANALYSIS

"It doesn’t actually make us safer,” one expert said.
1 month ago
Experts say banning TikTok won't solve security concerns: ANALYSIS
1 month ago

By The Numbers: Just how popular is TikTok?

A look at the numbers behind a potential ban of TikTok that will pit politicians against millions of Americans who use the social media app for entertainment and to make money.
1 month ago
By The Numbers: Just how popular is TikTok?
1 month ago

TikTok influencers say ban would be 'devastating'

TikTok influencers are used to their voices being heard on the wildly popular social media app -- and now they are speaking out.
1 month ago
TikTok influencers say ban would be 'devastating'
1 month ago

House passes bill to ban TikTok

The legislation gives China-backed company ByteDance six months to divest from TikTok before app stores would start prohibiting access.
1 month ago
House passes bill to ban TikTok
1 month ago

TikTok ban passes in the House, on it’s way to the Senate

Rep. Sara Jacobs (D-Calif.) joins to discuss the bill, which could effect over 170 million Americans.
1 month ago
TikTok ban passes in the House, on it’s way to the Senate
1 month ago

Bill that would ban TikTok nows moves to the Senate

It's unclear if it will be welcomed by the same level of support in the Senate as it received in the House.
1 month ago
Bill that would ban TikTok nows moves to the Senate
1 month ago

House set to vote on bill that could ban TikTok from US

The high-stakes battle between lawmakers and TikTok over a potential ban of the popular app is set for a House vote on Wednesday on a bill that could bar access to the platform in the United States.
1 month ago
House set to vote on bill that could ban TikTok from US
1 month ago

How would TikTok ban affect young voters?

Sophie Beren, a nonpartisan educational founder and CEO of the Conversationalist, talks about how TikTok can be a positive influence in empowering Gen Z.
1 month ago
How would TikTok ban affect young voters?
1 month ago

House passes bill that would ban TikTok if its Chinese owners don't sell the popular app

The House on Wednesday passed bipartisan legislation to force TikTok's Chinese parent company to sell the platform or face a ban in the U.S.
1 month ago
House passes bill that would ban TikTok if its Chinese owners don't sell the app
1 month ago

House passes bill that would ban TikTok in US

If enacted, the bill would give the app's Chinese parent company ByteDance six months to divest from TikTok before app stores would start prohibiting access.
1 month ago
House passes bill that would ban TikTok in US
1 month ago

How a possible TikTok ban could play out in Congress

The House is set to vote Wednesday on a bipartisan bill that would ban the wildly popular social media app TikTok in the U.S. if its Chinese owners don't sell it.
1 month ago
How a possible TikTok ban could play out in Congress
1 month ago

Proposal to ban TikTok if not sold moving forward

House lawmakers are set to vote Wednesday on a bill to ban TikTok if it's not sold by its parent company.
1 month ago
Proposal to ban TikTok if not sold moving forward
1 month ago

Battle to ban TikTok intensifies on Capitol Hill

The House is set to vote on a bipartisan bill to ban TikTok in the U.S. if its Chinese owners do not sell the app.
1 month ago
Battle to ban TikTok intensifies on Capitol Hill
1 month ago

Donald Trump flips on TikTok ban after meeting with donor

Trump reversed his position on potentially banning TikTok ahead of an expected House vote this week on legislation that could lead to it being blocked in the U.S.
1 month ago
Donald Trump flips on TikTok ban after meeting with donor
1 month ago

Trump's TikTok ban reversal comes after meeting megadonor who has stake in TikTok

Trump reversed his position on potentially banning TikTok ahead of an expected House vote this week on legislation that could lead to it being blocked in the U.S
1 month ago
Trump's TikTok ban reversal comes after meeting megadonor who has stake in TikTok
1 month ago

Bipartisan bill to ban TikTok gaining support

The bill would force TikTok to split from its Chinese-owned parent company, Byte-Dance, or face a nationwide ban in the United States.
1 month ago
 Bipartisan bill to ban TikTok gaining support
1 month ago

House set to vote on TikTok ban in US

ABC News’ Ike Ejiochi reports from Capitol Hill on the bill designed to force TikTok’s Chinese parent company to sell its stake or face a possible ban in the U.S.
1 month ago
House set to vote on TikTok ban in US
1 month ago

TikTok ban bill passes another hurdle in Congress

The U.S. House Energy and Commerce committee unanimously approved legislation that gives ByteDance six months to divest from short video app TikTok or face a U.S. ban.
1 month ago
TikTok ban bill passes another hurdle in Congress
1 month ago

US government closer to nationwide ban of TikTok

The House Energy and Commerce committee approved a bill that gives TikTok’s parent company less than six months to sell or face banishment from Google and Apple app stores.
1 month ago
US government closer to nationwide ban of TikTok