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Fake Print Issues of the Washington Post are distributed in Washington, D. C.

A tactic often used by purveyors of fake news is to hide their erroneous information in the context of a legitimate news space. A number of fake news sites, for example, decorate their pages with the official (but unaffiliated) logos of genuine news publications, and use URLs that appear at first glance to correspond to landing pages for legitimate news …

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"Don't be angry with us (Fal

Today's headline online from New Orleans Advocate explains: "Atlanta Mayor says" it was a joke "after Saints Super Bowl commentary sparks outrageous." Dissecting this title occurs two thoughts. First, it was in fact a joke and a pretty good one when Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms answered the question of who she wanted to see in the Super Bowl in her …

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This interview shows why all Beto buzz can be a little overblown

But for all the excitement that former Texas homeowner has built after his near miss challenge to Ted Cruz (R) in 2018, there is still much that people do not know about him. And more importantly, much like Rourke doesn't know. So … Rourke's reality – at least for the moment – is that people are in love with him …

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Damage caused by shutdown shakes off forecast US economic growth from day 26

The broader effect of the suspension on the US economy can be twice what was expected, White House economists confirmed Wednesday, day 26 in the political suspension. At the same time, thousands of employees have been recalled to work without pay because of the risks to their agencies if, for example, airports continue to drive with fewer aviation security inspectors …

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Pelosi urges Trump to delay the Union's state until the government's suspension ends

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi took the extraordinary step Wednesday to urge President Trump to delay his state in the Union address until the partial government's suspension ends or sends the address in writing. The president has been slated to deliver his two annual address to a joint congressional meeting on January 29. But without compromise in resolving the resurrection over …

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Roku releases InfoWars after users threatened to cancel their subscriptions

Late Tuesday, Roku said it was deleting its channel for InfoWars just hours after the streaming platform said the conspiracy theorist Alex Jones's concert didn't break the content rules. "After the InfoWars channel became available, we heard from interested parties and decided that the channel should be removed from our platform, Roku says in a tweet. " Deletion from the …

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Father of Jayme Clos accused kidnappers only cares about his family

The father of Jayme Clo's accused kidnappers said that all he cares about is the 13-year-old family and that he wanted to go ahead with a letter to them. Patrick Patterson arrived at the Barron County Justice Center on Tuesday, one day after sitting in the courtroom of his 21-year-old son Jake's arraignment. "All I care about right now is …

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N.J. weather: Wintry mix, 1-4 inches of snow to arrive Thursday. Forecasters tracking weekend storm

By Jeff Goldman | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com | Posted January 16, 2019 at 07:28 AM | Updated January 16, 2019 at 08:16 AM                    The first bout of wintry weather remains on track to hit New Jersey Thursday night creating the potential for a messy Friday morning commute, but the latest forecast updates from the National Weather Service …

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CNN analyst accuses black radio host of white privilege

Areva Martin comes to Superhero Gala on the Special Needs Network at the African American Museum on October 20, 2018, in Los Angeles. (Photo: Maury Phillips, Getty Images for Special Needs Network) During a guest radio appearance, a CNN legal analyst said the host of the host, who is black, has benefited from "white privilege". The segment was broadcast Tuesday …

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