TikTok Under Fire Over 'Devious Licks' Viral Challenge Inspiring Students To Vandalize School BathroomsThe challenge has spread here locally, with districts from New Jersey to Connecticut reporting thousands of dollars in damage while issuing warnings to students and parents.
Alleged Hit-And-Run Dirt Bike Operator Arrested After Posting TikTok Video Blaming Parents Of Boy Injured In AccidentTwenty-nine-year-old Argenis Rivas, of Queens, was caught after someone gave a tip to Crime Stoppers about a TikTok video where the alleged dirt bike operator blames the child's parents for the accident.
Need A Job? TikTok Wants To HelpSocial media app TikTok, best known for its hordes of Gen Z users and viral dance videos, is making a foray into the very serious business of finding a job.
Proud Gay Dad Of 3 From Brooklyn Amasses Over A Quarter Million Followers On TikTok With Relatable Family VideosThe family often hears from parents who appreciate the messages in the videos about compassion and empathy.
'I'm Here To Protect The School': Newark Art Teacher's Superhero TikToks Inspire Students Throughout PandemicThrough hundreds of TikTok transformations, attendance for his students Pre-K through 8, in-person and virtually, is at an all time high.
Woman In Viral Series Of TikTok Videos Finds Secret Room In New York City ApartmentA woman's journey exploring a secret room in her New York City apartment that parallels the plot of a horror movie has captivated millions on social media.
FDA Issues Benadryl Warning, Investigating Reports Of Teen Injuries And Deaths Linked To TikTok ChallengeThe FDA cited reports of teens ending up in emergency rooms or dying after participating in the so-called "Benadryl Challenge," on the social media platform TikTok.
Commerce Department Bans Use Of TikTok And WeChat In U.S.The Commerce Department on Friday issued an order banning any transactions on TikTok and WeChat in the U.S., saying the Chinese-owned apps create "unacceptable risks to our national security."
Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Bar Transactions With TikTok's Parent CompanyPresident Donald Trump issued an executive order Thursday against the social media app TikTok.
Teens React To President Trump's Threat To Ban TikTok In United States: 'Nothing Is Like TikTok!'Government officials have raised concerns about national security and say China could collect Americans' personal data through the app.
Trump Says He Plans To Ban TikTok From U.S.; App Manager Responds, 'We're Not Planning On Going Anywhere'President Donald Trump says he'll take action as soon as Saturday to ban the popular video app TikTok from the U.S.
16-Year-Old Bronx Student Gains Thousands Of TikTok Followers Through TutoringAlexis Loveraz, a junior with a 4.0 average at Harlem Prep High School, has quickly earned the title "TikTok Tutor."
Two NJ Minors Facing Assault Charges After 'Skull Breaker Challenge' Causes Teen To Suffer Concussion, SeizureThe prank was made popular on the social media app TikTok and has led to several serious injuries nationwide.
Sen. Schumer Warns TSA Still Using TikTok App Vulnerable To China; Agency Denies RiskNew York's senior senator accused the Transportation Security Administration of using a social media app owned by China, opening up a potential security risk on government information - a risk the agency was quick to deny.
'Skull Breaker Challenge' Circulating On TikTok Is Sending Kids To The HospitalThe challenge calls for a victim to be fooled into thinking they're learning a new dance.