The Information Commissioner's Office has issued the maximum fine allowed under the 1998 Data Protection Act, of £500,000.
The office, which usually does not publish its findings, said that it was doing so due to increased public interest in the subject, according to the Post.
"As we have said before, we should have done more to investigate claims about Cambridge Analytica and take action in 2015", said Erin Egan, Facebook's chief privacy officer.
Collins said Wednesday that the social media giant "should now make the results of their internal investigations known to the ICO, our committee and other relevant investigatory authorities".
"We are fully cooperating with the investigation now under way by the Australian Privacy Commissioner and will review any additional evidence that is made available when the UK Office of the Information Commissioner releases their report", the spokeswoman said. In an accompanying report, Elizabeth Denham, the United Kingdom information commissioner, expressed unease with the "significant shortfall in transparency" from tech companies, political parties and others that harness sensitive bits of information online. "Whilst these concerns about Facebook's advertising model exist generally in relation to its commercial use, they are heightened when these tools are used for political campaigning".
President nominates Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court
The three-term Republican says the Senate has gotten in the bad habit of treating people as "innocent until nominated". Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer promised to opposed Judge Kavanaugh's nomination with everything he has.
Cambridge Analytica, which was hired by Donald Trump in 2016, has denied its work on the US president's successful election campaign made use of data.
Facebook is facing by the UK's privacy watchdog for allowing Cambridge Analytica to improperly access key personal data on millions of its users.
The ICO is also launching a criminal prosecution against SCL Elections, an organisation affiliated with Cambridge Analytica, and has sent warning letters to 11 political parties and "notices compelling them to agree to audits of their data protection policies".
The decision was welcomed by former Cambridge Analytica employee and whistleblower Christopher Wylie.
And U.K. regulators pledged additional scrutiny of Facebook to come.
It's not the first time, however, that Europe has penalized Facebook. The region's competition chief said the social media company had provided misleading information about its privacy promises during its 2014 acquisition of the messenger app WhatsApp. It's also about half of what the Spanish data protection authorities previous year extracted from to the firm for privacy failings.
Manchester United is greatly relieved to learn that the 12 footballers and their coach trapped in a cave in Thailand are. Some cross the border each day to go to school, a routine that Wassana Saebaew, one of their classmates, knows well.
They will visit Croke Park, the home of Ireland's largest sporting organisation, the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA). She styled the belted boat-neck pencil skirt dress with a matching wide-brim hat by British milliner Stephen Jones.
Even so, when May appeared in parliament on Monday afternoon, she didn't look like a woman who was facing an existential crisis. May's supporters are now reported to be anxious that more ministers could go and a no-confidence vote could be triggered.
The Daily Mail report Chelsea are keen to allow Kenedy more first-team opportunities and Newcastle can provide that opportunity. He has made just five Premier League starts for Chelsea since moving to Stamford Bridge from Fluminense three years ago.
I am sure that they will show this same attitude against Croatia . "They are an exhaustive team, they know how to do everything". France and Belgium play on the other side of the draw first, with their game scheduled to take place on Tuesday (7pm).
After Trump's "working visit" - as opposed to a formal state visit - was announced in April, the effort went into overdrive. The president is scheduled to meet with British Prime Minister Theresa May and Queen Elizabeth during his visit.
Most of the protesters at the Malheur site were acquitted of charges the government brought against them. The federal sentencing of Dwight and Steven Hammond for arson sparked the anti-government occupation.
They have been nine extraordinary years. "At the time, there wasn't the jersey of Belgium, that's why we wore the one of France". Whilst Hazard also added that the performances of the precocious Mbappé could lead to a nomination for the Ballon d'Or.
So far, divers have rescued four additional boys, which leaves four more and their soccer coach to go. They were all treated for rabies, in case of bats in the cave, and tetanus, and set up with IV drips.
Now established as a key figure in the first England side to reach the World Cup semi-finals since 1990, the defender is bound to be hot property in the weeks ahead.
ANP leader among three others killed in Peshawar blast
According to the reports, the blast took place when Haroon reached the site for the public meeting in Yakatoot area of KP capital. Haroon Bilour was ANP candidate for a provincial seat for the upcoming general elections to be held on July 25 general.
France reach 2018 World Cup final, beat Belgium 1-0
Benjamin Pavard went closer with a shot Courtois saved with his outstretched foot after Mbappe had hypnotized the Belgian defense. It was one of Dembele's last acts as Dries Mertens came on for the midfielder as Belgium chased an equaliser.
Mixed World Cup emotions for French legend Henry
The Chelsea defensive midfielder has covered enormous amounts of ground in this World Cup, but it's not just about distance run. Blaise Matuidi was suspended for France's 2-0 quarterfinal win over Uruguay, but he is expected to return to the lineup.
Harry and Meghan due in Dublin for two-day visit
In 2011, the Queen became the first British monarch to visit Ireland since her grandfather George V's visit in 1911. They are due to meet Taoiseach (Irish prime minister) Leo Varadkar and Irish President Michael D Higgins.
France vs Belgium: French supporters are confident
Because of his quick feet, change of direction and exquisite close control, he is hard to tackle and this often draws a foul. Marouane Fellaini, who has oft-partnered Pogba in the United midfield, will now be looking to stop the powerful Frenchman.
Justin Bieber 'engaged to Hailey Baldwin'
The post was captioned: "well my friend just met justin bieber and hailey baldwin in the bahamas and she is wearing a ring". Dating rumors started to fly in 2014, but Bieber shut down speculation with a photo captioned: " People are insane .