TikTok sued by mom whose 10-year-old girl died in ‘Blackout Challenge’
TikTok is reportedly being sued by a grieving mom who blames the social media platform for targeting her 10- year-old daughter with content that may have contributed to the girl’ s death. - MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images North America/TNS

TikTok is reportedly being sued by a grieving mom who blames the social media platform for targeting her 10-year-old daughter with content that may have contributed to the girl’s death. On Dec. 7, Tawainna Anderson said she came home to find her daughter Nylah unconscious after playing a game called Blackout Challenge, which encourages participants to see how long they can hold their breath. The girl died five days later in a Pennsylvania hospital. Anderson reportedly filed suit Thursday claiming TikTok’s “algorithm determined that the deadly Blackout Challenge was well-tailored and likely to ...