"From research we found that over time people found the product to be less and less useful", wrote in a post Alex Hardiman, head of news products.
Facebook said it is testing new features, including a "breaking news" label that publishers can add to stories and ways to make local news more prominent.
These new ways include a Breaking News label in the News Feed section for select publishers, a locally focused section that's being tested called Today In, and the addition of news video for US users of Facebook Watch.
Facebook says it's exploring new ways to help people stay informed about up-to-the-minute news events including things like working with 80 publishers to add a new breaking news label to posts on in the News Feed. "We're also testing breaking news notifications". A perception that Facebook had editorial bias made leadership skittish about even creating the appearance it was suppressing news, which gave fake stories a clearer path to spread.
Today In: We're testing a dedicated section on Facebook called Today In that connects people to the latest breaking and important news from local publishers in their city, as well as updates from local officials and organizations. The company says it's killing that feature next week in order to focus on other news features. It will also launch news videos like live coverage, daily news briefings and weekly deep dives in its Watch tab, the service's home base for video.
Hardiman provided some examples of what the site may replace the section with in the near future.
Rafael Nadal finished off a rain-interrupted victory as he begins his try for a record-extending 11th French Open title. Serena next faces No. 17 Ashleigh Barty , of Australia, in the second round at Roland Garros.
Jayson Tatum scored 24 points to lead the Celtics , who lost at home for the first time this postseason in 11 games. Green was Cleveland's second-best player in Game 7, scoring 19 points on 50 percent shooting with eight rebounds.
The upcoming title features one notable change: it trades in the retro 2D pixels for game sprites and environments rendered in 3D. To celebrate the news of a release date, Capcom has released a brand new trailer for Mega Man 11 , which you can check out below.
Media outlets like CNN and Newsweek are fueling that speculation with reports about her absence from the public eye. Melania Trump has also not been present for several other White House events that first ladies usually attend.
The anti-government armed militant groups including Taliban insurgents have not commented regarding the report so far. He asserted there are "many points of intersection" between Taliban and Afghan proposals for pursuing peace.
He was then charged with rape, a criminal sex act, sex abuse and sexual misconduct for incidents involving two separate women. She says Weinstein made unwanted advances toward her on two occasions in 1991, in NY and Los Angeles.
Following today's leak , Ubisoft has confirmed the next chapter of the Assassin's Creed series, titled Assassin's Creed Odyssey . A rumor surfaced in March on Comicbook.com indicating that the next Assassin's Creed game will be set in ancient Greece.
Bale replaced Isco on the hour and connected with an outrageous acrobatic effort on 64 minutes to put Real back in front. Salah's and Egypt's World Cup dreams may also be under threat, depending on the severity of his injury.
The EU has threatened retaliatory duties on $3.3 billion of US exports of products such as motorcycles , jeans and whiskey . Tata Steel Europe urged the EU Commission to "take swift and robust action to combat the indirect effects" of the tariffs .
One fan tweeted that there's "zero chance" Randall delivers on his wager, but he was quick to respond, "100% chance". He later added, "Even if the Cavs do lose, I actually still plan on doing something for the fans".
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner said Monday that both financial institutions have notified it about the issue. More than 90,000 people have had their bank details accessed by hackers, who are asking for $1 million in ransom.
Trump Says June 12 Meeting With Kim Jong-un Is Back On
Immediately afterward, he tweeted that he had had substantive talks on the priorities for the potential summit. They met for 45 minutes and Jo brought Clinton a letter from Kim, the father of North Korea's current leader.
First Look at FALLOUT 76 Reveals More Than You Think!
If it is set in 2102 then we'll likely see some remnants of the society that fell following the nuclear war of 2077. In the background you can hear the song " Take Me Home, Country Roads ", by John Denver which was released in 1971.
Free doughnuts: Where to score the sweet stuff on Friday
Lastly, Salvation Army and the Greater Cincinnati Retail Bakers Association will hold a "Donut Day" in downtown Cincinnati. Walmart: Visitors to Walmart stores on Friday might get a free doughnut when they pass the bakery section of the store.
Pokemon Let's Go! Pikachu and Eevee heading to Switch
What's more, it's already available to download and play! This is nearly like "walking" a Pokemon in Pokemon GO . While the Go Plus can last for weeks at a time, the Pokemon Pokeball Plus only lasts for 3 hours at a time.
Alberto: South doused with heavy rains
Tuesday, the National Weather Service instruments at Raleigh-Durham International Airport had recorded 0.86 inches of rain. It could deliver up to 6 inches of rain in some areas as it moves toward lower MI by Wednesday evening, officials said.
Are Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra dating?
Of their appearance together, Priyanka told Jimmy Kimmel at the time: "We were on the same table and we already know each other. Yes, according to reports, Quantico star Priyanka is now dating the singer after being friends for a long time.
Apple HomePod launching in more countries
It must be said that Beats has always been primarily a headphones brand, so a Siri Pill is not yet an inevitability by any means. Manufacturers that pledged to support AirPlay 2 include Bang & Olufsen, Bose, Bowers & Wilkins, Marshall, Pioneer, and Sonos.