Federal Trade Commission confirms investigation of Facebook, company shares plunge

2 years 4 months 1 week ago Monday, March 26 2018 Mar 26, 2018 Monday, March 26, 2018 10:25:00 AM CDT March 26, 2018 in News
By: The Associated Press & Chris Joseph, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Trade Commission confirms investigation of Facebook, company shares plunge.

This comes after reports Cambridge Analytica harvested the data of 50 million Facebook users starting in 2014.  The firm allegedly used the information to target the American public in favor of the Trump campaign in 2016.

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