Bill to ban TikTok on U.S. government devices passes committee

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee unanimously passed a bill that would ban U.S. federal workers from downloading the popular app TikTok onto U.S. government devices, Senator Josh Hawley, a bill sponsor, said in a press statement on Wednesday.    The U.S. Senate unanimously approved a similar measure in August 2020. […]

Fashion 'hauls,' where creators flaunt their clothing splurges, have become a huge trend on TikTok. But a growing chorus of TikTok critics say the trend is fueling the unsustainable consumption of fast fashion.

Fast-fashion hauls have become a popular TikTok trend, amassing millions of views. But a growing number of TikTok users have criticized the trend, saying it fuels overconsumption. TikTokers said the app’s algorithm and short videos moved the trend beyond its YouTube origins. See more stories on Insider’s business page. Like many New Yorkers in the […]

Police hope TikTok video may be critical clue in 2003 abduction

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‘I never know if I’m pregnant as I have two vaginas and two periods’

A woman on TikTok claims to never know if she's pregnant as she has two vaginas and uteri that cause her to have double the periods. Paige Leigh Deanaglo, 20, regularly answers questions regarding her Uterus didelphys diagnosis, which has left TikTok viewers fascinated. The young woman from Philadelphia, US, explains that her double uterus […]