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France’s Macron says presidential campaign has been ‘hacked’

The campaign of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron said it suffered a “massive and coordinated” hacking attack and document leak that it called a bid to destabilize Sunday’s presidential runoff. Fears of hacking, fake news manipulation and Russian meddling clouded the French campaign but had largely gone unrealized — until late Friday’s admission by Macron’s

‘Allahu Akbar’ vs. ‘God Is Great’: AP Got It Wrong And Why It Matters

Caleb Parke, Kori Ali Muhammad is suspected of fatally shooting three people in Fresno, California. When the police were taking him into custody, he shouted an all-too-familiar phrase in the world of radical Islam. This is how the Associated Press described what Muhammad said: “Fresno police say suspect in triple slaying told them he hates

Pence chides Associated Press for publishing wife’s email address

Vice President Pence lashed out at the Associated Press on Saturday for listing his wife’s email address in a story about his frequent resistance to public records requests while Indiana’s governor. Pence said in a tweet that by publishing his wife’s personal AOL email address, the Associated Press “violated her privacy and our security.” The

The 3 Most Critical Lies the AP Told About the Supposed Trump National Guard Order

Frank Camp, At 10:12 a.m. ET, the Associated Press dropped a bombshell on Twitter: Shortly after the tweet, AP published a full story, titled: “Trump weighs mobilizing Nat Guard for immigration roundups.” Here’s the problem–it was riddled with misinformation. Here are the three most critical points the AP screwed up: 1. Trump Administration Didn’t Consider

Thomas Sowell: Education at a Crossroads: Part II

Thomas Sowell, Read Part 1 Here One of the painful realities of our time is that most public schools in most low-income, inner-city neighborhoods produce educational outcomes that are far below the outcomes in other neighborhoods, and especially in more affluent neighborhoods. Attempts to assign blame are too numerous to name, much less explore. But

‘Nonsense & downright lie:’ Mexico denies Trump threatened to send in troops

RT, Mexico’s foreign relations department slammed the report. After the AP and Mexican media reported that Trump had threatening to send the US military to chase “bad hombres” out of Mexico in a phone call with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, the Mexican government has slammed the claim as “a downright lie.” The statement “did not

Associated Press Publishes Bogus Visa Claims

Jim Stinson, Experts blast ‘fallacious reporting’ that H-1B employers make ‘good faith’ effort to hire Americans. The Associated Press ran an “explainer” story about the federal H-1B visa program on Tuesday afternoon that experts say includes highly questionable, even debunked, claims about the guest worker program. The controversial program allows foreign workers into the United States to