Fake News

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May 24, 2019 - 1:25 pm
By BEATRICE DUPUY, Associated Press Video footage that was slowed down to give the false impression that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was slurring her words is circulating widely across social media platforms. The distorted video is based on real footage from a Center for American Progress conference...
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October 18, 2018 - 2:10 pm
By MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — In an otherwise innocuous part of Facebook's expansive Silicon Valley campus, a locked door bears a taped-on sign that reads "War Room." Behind the door lies a nerve center the social network has set up to combat fake accounts and...
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Ivanka Trump, the daughter of President Donald Trump, left walks Eric Trump, son of President Donald Trump.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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August 02, 2018 - 1:10 pm
By CATHERINE LUCEY , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump said Thursday that she does not view the news media as "the enemy of the people," breaking with one of President Donald Trump's frequent attacks on the press. The senior White House adviser spoke at an event hosted by Axios, where...
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June 25, 2018 - 1:50 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Gray Television Inc. and Raycom Media Inc. are announcing a merger that would create the third-largest television broadcast group in the United States. Georgia-based Gray and Alabama-based Raycom said Monday they've entered into an agreement to combine the companies in a $3.6 billion...
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