TikTok gets reprieve on Trump’s demand for a ban on the app The president has said nothing about TikTok since the election, but on Thursday issued an order prohibiting investment in firms owned or controlled by the Chinese military. U.S. government appeals order blocking TikTok ban from taking effectThe U.S. Justice Department said it had appealed a Pennsylvania judge's Oct. 30 order that blocked the government from imposing restrictions on Chinese-owned TikTok that were set to take effect on Thursday. Trump administration goes dark on TikTok as midnight deadline loomsThe administration's existential threat to TikTok is again going down to the wire. U.S. deadline to sell TikTok extended to Nov. 27U.S. authorities have given the Chinese owner of TikTok two additional weeks to divest the social media sensation in order to resolve national security con TikTok in limbo as Trump deadline to sell US operations passesPressure still on video app as it pursues deal with Oracle and Walmart TikTok has 2 more weeks to unload US operations, regulators sayPressure mounts on video app as it now faces Nov. 27 deadline to complete deal with Oracle TikTok gets 15-day extension as US sale deadline is pushed to November 27The Committee on Foreign Investment in the US grants the reprieve to ByteDance, which owns the video sharing app. Commerce Dept. backs down on threat to shut down TikTok in USThe Commerce Department has decided not to enforce an order that would have shut down the popular short-video app in the US amid a court battle.