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Trump defends tweets as key to White House victory

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump defended his regular use of social media, especially Twitter, and said he may not have won the White House without it.

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Thursday Morning Briefing

U.S. President Trump revealed the details of his long-awaited tax reform, Silicon Valley’s main players have been asked to testify in U.S. congress on Russian meddling and Playboy founder Hugh Hefner has died aged 91.

Facebook, Google, Twitter asked to testify on Russian meddling

WASHINGTON Executives from Facebook, Alphabet Inc's Google and Twitter have been asked to testify to the U.S. Congress in coming weeks as lawmakers probe Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. election, committee sources said on Wednesday. | Video

U.S. lawmakers ask Facebook, Twitter for information on anti-fracking ads

WASHINGTON A U.S. House committee investigating whether Russia has tried to influence U.S. public opinion on fossil fuels asked Facebook , Twitter and Alphabet on Wednesday to turn over information about Russian entities that may have bought anti-fracking advertisements.