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Post news reports, President Trump declares: 'I never worked for Russia'

Post news reports, President Trump declares: 'I never worked for Russia'"But this is bad news for Russia, why would President Trump do such a thing? Thought he worked for Kremlin?" Trump tweeted



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Older people, conservatives more likely to share fake news: study

Older people, conservatives more likely to share fake news: studyFacebook users aged 65 plus and conservatives are more likely to share fake news on the platform than younger or more liberal counterparts, according to a new study published Wednesday. Researchers from Princeton University and New York University analyzed the Facebook posts of nearly 1,200 people who agreed to share their data in the aftermath of the 2016 US presidential election. In fact, users over 65 — regardless of political affiliations — shared “nearly seven times as many articles from fake news domains” as 18 to 29-year-olds, the youngest age group studied.



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Older people, conservatives more likely to share fake news: study

Older people, conservatives more likely to share fake news: studyFacebook users aged 65 plus and conservatives are more likely to share fake news on the platform than younger or more liberal counterparts, according to a new study published Wednesday. Researchers from Princeton University and New York University analyzed the Facebook posts of nearly 1,200 people who agreed to share their data in the aftermath of the 2016 US presidential election. In fact, users over 65 — regardless of political affiliations — shared “nearly seven times as many articles from fake news domains” as 18 to 29-year-olds, the youngest age group studied.



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News networks should not air Trump Wall speech without fact-checking first

News networks should not air Trump Wall speech without fact-checking firstOn the same day Donald Trump asked broadcast networks for air time, he attacked the news media as 'the enemy of the people.'



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Top Asian News 12:28 a.m. GMT

Top Asian News 12:28 a.m. GMTBEIJING (AP) — All systems are go as a Chinese spacecraft and rover power up their observation equipment after making a first-ever landing on the far side of the moon, the Chinese National Space Administration said. The Jade Rabbit 2 rover has succeeded in establishing a digital transmission link with a relay satellite that sends data back to the Beijing control center, the space agency said in a posting late Friday on its website. The rover's radar and panoramic camera have been activated and are working normally, it said. A photo released by the agency showed the rover stopped at a point not far from where the Chang'e 4 spacecraft touched down Thursday.



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Pelosi says the wall is immoral, two Fox News religion experts weigh in on her claim

Pelosi says the wall is immoral, two Fox News religion experts weigh in on her claimFather Jonathan Morris and Pastor Robert Jeffress weigh in on if a border wall is immoral.



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Here's the biggest news you missed this weekend

Here's the biggest news you missed this weekendFrom Trump's tweets on the deaths of two Guatamalan children to the Alabama-Clemson matchup, here's what to know from this weekend.



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Most popular Yahoo News photo galleries of 2018 — the countdown

Most popular Yahoo News photo galleries of 2018 — the countdownCheck back in because we’ll be counting down the top 10 until New Year’s Eve.



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David Hogg: Parkland shooting survivor taunted by Fox News host wins place at Harvard

David Hogg: Parkland shooting survivor taunted by Fox News host wins place at HarvardIn mid-December, Harvard’s early-entry candidates began logging onto the application status portal to learn whether they’d been accepted to one of the world’s most prestigious universities. For David Hogg, it was the last laugh. “Thank you all for the well wishes,” Mr Hogg tweeted Saturday morning.



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Facebook, Twitter remove fake news sites in Bangladesh ahead of election

Facebook, Twitter remove fake news sites in Bangladesh ahead of electionFacebook and Twitter said on Thursday they had removed accounts and fake news pages linked to the Bangladesh government that had posted anti-opposition content, days ahead of an election in the South Asian nation. Facebook, Bangladesh’s most popular social network with an estimated 30 million users, said it had removed nine fake news pages “linked to individuals associated with the Bangladesh government” which mimicked those of independent news outlets. Bangladesh’s interior minister, Assaduzzaman Khan, said action would be taken against people behind the fake accounts.



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