According to CNN's source, the Don't Shoot Us page was one of 470 Facebook accounts taken down once Facebook discovered it was connected to the Russian Internet Research Agency (IRA) - a group of trolls who run influence operations on behalf of the Kremlin.
Even Pokemon Go, the mega-popular smartphone game that became a phenomenon past year, was reportedly the target of Russian agents trying to meddle with the 2016 USA election, according to a report Thursday by CNN. It encouraged users to find Pokemon in places where police brutality had happened and then to rename their Pokemon after the victims.
Cincinnati Bengals TE Tyler Eifert to have season-ending surgery
The 27-year-old Eifert was selected to the Pro Bowl after reeling in 13 touchdown passes during the 2015 season. Bengals TE Tyler Eifert will undergo season-ending back surgery, ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted Wednesday night.
It isn't clear if anyone actually entered the contest, or if any of the promised prizes were awarded, according to CNN. But one surprise tool was Pokemon Go.
Federal court reinstates Ezekiel Elliott's 6 game suspension
Elliott, the league's leading rusher last season as a rookie, has totaled 393 rushing yards in five games this season. The ruling came after oral arguments were conducted last week in New Orleans before a three-judge panel of the court.
"It's clear from the images shared with us by CNN that our game assets were appropriated and misused in promotions by third parties without our permission", Niantic, the company behind the game, said in a statement to CNN.
Pokémon GO, the popular augmented reality mobile game, recently announced a contest that requires participants to take pictures using the game's augmented reality filter. You never know, you can end up being that lucky victor.
Shahid Kapoor shares cryptic message about 'Padmavati'
A source says, "This is Shahid's first period film and he is playing such character for the first time". Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati has become a talk of the town ever since its trailer has released.