But the catch is that Jones' ban will last just seven days-the InfoWars host will not be able to tweet or retweet from his personal account during that week. After a CNNreport identifying numerous past tweets from Infowars and Jones that did violate Twitter's rules, those posts were deleted.
"You think Alex Jones is going to change his behavior based on a timeout?" askedHolt. The company has policies against harassment and hate speech, but does not ban accounts for posting false information.
A Twitter spokesperson said the action was taken for tweets containing a video that was in violation of the company's rules on abusive behaviour and inciting violence.
Other social media giants have permanently removed accounts linked to Mr Jones and Infowars which were deemed to have broken their... "The other thing is we don't apply our policies retroactively".
Twitter explodes as England crushed India
Anderson picked up nine wickets in the second Test at Lord's. "Not very proud of the way we played to be honest". Ravi has got a big job, and Virat too, to bring the guys back and the only way to do it is through hard work.
Samsung launches the Galaxy Note9 with 6.4-inch screen
You'd think that would be enough on-board storage, but you can double that up to 1TB thanks to a microSD slot that supports 512GB. The Galaxy Note 9 will be made available in four colours: blue (with yellow S Pen ), lavender, copper and black.
Trump doubles tariffs on Turkey, stoking jitters
The reaction from global currency markets caused the euro to slump to a 13-month low and pushed the dollar to a one-year high. But experts argue that the central bank should instead raise interest rates to ease inflation and to support the currency.
Since founding the far-right platform Infowars in 1999, Jones has promoted theories ranging from the government staging of the 9/11 attacks on NY and Washington to the left-wing faking of the Sandy Hook massacre where 26 children and adults were killed at the elementary school in CT. "But ultimately we want to take that reporting burden off the individual and automate a lot more of this".
Twitter didn't respond to requests for further comment or make Dorsey available for an interview.
"We identified this as an issue, it was a mistake, we fixed it within 24 hours", Dorsey said.
But the incident only intensified the growing criticism from conservatives that the site was targeting them over their beliefs and prompted Dorsey's outreach push. "But this is consistent with how we enforce".
The latter bit was a direct appeal to gamers and Epic Games' partnership with Samsung will not go down with Google. It's only visible on the Play Store app, but we doubt those looking for Fortnite will be using the site anyway.
Data from the General Administration of Customs showed on Wednesday that exports advanced 12.2 percent year-on-year in July. China's global trade surplus fell even more, from $41.5bn in June to $28bn in July as imports and exports soared.
She said she acknowledged the tapes of Trump existed just to get on with her day. "And the transcripts prove it", she said. Despite his love for his daughter, Trump "wasn't always such a fan of Jared [Kushner]", Manigault Newman wrote.
Omarosa claims to have multiple recordings of her time in the White House , but numerous claims she has made are unverifiable. This time it's a recording of President Donald Trump admitting he didn't know she was sacked from the White House .
The scoreboards for the PGA Championship aren't the only ones worth watching this week. - Dustin Johnson on winning the PGA. The PGA has already been awarded through 2029 with Southern Hills in Tulsa, Oklahoma, also due to host the event.
Gubernatorial candidates Lupe Valdez of Texas, Kate Brown of OR and Jared Polis of Colorado, all Democrats, are out as LGBTQ. Tim Pawlenty lost his party's nomination for the office he previously held for two terms.
Mueller's team contacted the Trump legal team anytime they had a request to speak with an administration member. Trump said in an August 13 tweet that Manigault Newman indeed signed such an agreement. "It's a dead end'".
Asked why Hazard did not start the fixture, Sarri said , "I think that Eden in this moment can not play for 90 minutes". And then [after that] it will be hard , especially with the national teams. "Hopefully two months and not three".
Dollar-denominated bonds issued by selected Turkish banks continued to fall on Tuesday, although sovereign bonds steadied. Erdogan has so far rejected such analyses, saying the United States is the main culprit.
Thirty-eight senators voted against the controversial legislation on Thursday following a debate that lasted more than 15 hours. Argentine law guarantees life from the moment of conception. "They don't have the support of the majority of the country".
A proposed bill in the Senate would ban investments in Russian energy projects, sovereign debt and national banks. Peskov was referring to the nerve-agent attack on former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in March.
US ambassador urges UK to back Trump on Iran nuke deal
On May 8, the US President Donald Trump unlawfully pulled out of Iran nuclear deal and re-imposed sanctions on the country. In an article for The Sunday Telegraph Mr Johnson told British companies to stop doing business with Iran...
Qatar to invest $15b in Turkey's financial markets and banks
Following the Qatar news, the lira firmed briefly to 5.8699 from 6.04 to the dollar, before easing back to 6.0500 by 1658 GMT. Brunson's lawyer told CBS News that a higher court was still considering the appeal and could overrule that decision.
Koepka joins golf greats with US PGA win
Open, Tiger-mania was at a fever pitch. "The roars were pretty unbelievable", second-ranked 2017 PGA victor Justin Thomas said. I didn't really start that way this year. "You're going to have to make some birdies".
Saudi Arabia eyes enlarged stake in Musk’s private Tesla
He added that most capital for the deal would come from equity and it would not be "wise" to burden the company with added debt. The lawsuits also claim Musk hasn't lined up the financing necessary to take Tesla private and therefore made false statements.
China announces tariffs on scrap imports from the USA
India's Commerce Department had suggested keeping 25 percent tariffs on solar cells and modules imported from China on Monday. Trade Representative's office released a finalized list of $16 billion worth in Chinese goods that will be hit with tariffs.
NASA scientist talks first mission to the sun
Saturday, will dip down to within 4 million miles of the solar surface _ or almost 10 times as close as sun-scorched Mercury. That's the steady, supersonic stream of charged particles blasting off the corona and into space in all directions.