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Facebook is still hiding crucial Russia intel from the public

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Facebook is feeling the heat this week as further details emerge on Russia’s use of its platform to monkeywrench America’s electoral process—the sowing of disinformation and political discord via six-figure ...

Facebook made it easy for advertisers to reach ‘jew haters’

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This story originally appeared on ProPublica. Want to market Nazi memorabilia, or recruit marchers for a far-right rally? Facebook’s self-service ad-buying platform had the right audience for you. Until this ...

Here's what Trump's EPA boss was up to while disasters struck

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The devastation from hurricanes Irma and Harvey, the two weeks of catastrophic flooding, and the toxic aftermath should have been opportunities for the head of the Environmental Protection Agency to ...

Yahoo indictment offers clues into Russian election hacking

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The low-profile prosecution of a 22-year-old Canadian hacker may offer clues regarding how US intelligence officials learned about Russia’s efforts to disrupt last year’s election—and it could offer a lot ...

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders actually kind of agree on the future of the Democratic Party

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If we have learned one thing in the 10 months since the presidential election, it’s that the 2016 campaign will never leave us. It is burned into our subconscious like ...

Airlines keep breaking this vet's wheelchair. Trump is helping them hide it.

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When Larry Dodson travels, he doesn’t bother with planes anymore—as a quadriplegic who relies on a $30,000 custom wheelchair for his mobility and health, he can’t afford the risk of ...

How Donald Trump lied to conceal his Moscow business partner

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Donald Trump has told many lies and falsehoods. He’s lied about the Russia scandal. He’s lied about his ties to organized crime. Perhaps he’s lied so much that freshly excavated ...

The 5 biggest myths In Republicans' quest to lower corporate taxes

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Both Democrats and Republicans love to sell tax cuts with the same simple message: It will help the middle class. President Donald Trump has been no exception. Just last week,

Congress just told Trump to go after a rising terror threat—from white supremacists

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On Tuesday, Congress passed a joint resolution condemning the deadly “domestic terrorist attack” and other violence perpetrated in August by far-right extremists in Charlottesville, Virginia. The resolution urged President Donald ...

Who's telling the truth about the Russia meeting: Kushner or Trump Jr.?

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For months, Donald Trump and his lieutenants insisted there was no collusion between the Trump crowd and Vladimir Putin’s regime during the 2016 election. But after news broke of the ...

How Trump's top lawyer angered Senate investigators

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In a move that appeared to backfire, President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer and defender, Michael Cohen, angered lawmakers from both parties on Tuesday by issuing a lengthy statement just before ...