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Lawmakers Release Russia-Linked Facebook Ads
  • 1 November 2017
Many of the advertisements and fake posts appeared to be intended to stir up fear...
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Stephen Bannon: ‘Nobody Can Blame You for Beating Your Wife If It’s Out of Love’?
  • 27 August 2016
A fake news web site put words in Trump strategist Stephen Bannon's mouth to the...
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Jay Z Rapped the Words ‘Middle Finger to the Lord’ at Hillary Clinton Rally
  • 8 November 2016
An election eve social media rumor held that guest artist Jay Z rapped the words...
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FBI Says Clinton E-mail Investigation Over, Still No Charges Recommended
  • 7 November 2016
After reviewing a new trove of Clinton-related e-mails found on a device owned by Anthony...
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Huma Abedin Admits in E-mail to Brother That She Is a Muslim Infiltrator?
  • 6 November 2016
A look at a homespun effort to discredit the candidacy of Hillary Clinton by making...
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Beyonce and Hillary Clinton
Hillary Caught on Hot Mic Trashing Beyoncé with Racial Slurs
  • 5 November 2016
A viral article purporting to quote Hillary Clinton describing Beyonce's music using racial slurs is...
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Department of Homeland Security Chairman Officially Indicts Hillary Clinton of Treason
  • 4 November 2016
An inaccurate claim that Hillary Clinton was indicted for treason followed in the wake of...
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Broomstick One
Secret Service Agents Called Hillary Clinton’s Airplane ‘Broomstick One’?
  • 31 October 2016
An Internet joke circulating since the early 2000s holds that U.S. Secret Service agents and...
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Ronald Reagan Beat Jimmy Carter in a Landslide Despite Trailing 6% in Polls?
  • 23 October 2016
The claim that Reagan won the 1980 presidential election in a landslide despite trailing well...
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Does It Cost Taxpayers $200,000 per Hour for President Obama to Use Air Force One to Campaign for Hillary Clinton?
  • 18 October 2016
Taxpayers pick up part of the tab when a President makes campaign trips on Air...
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Hillary Clinton
Hillary Clinton Lost $6 Billion at the State Department?
  • 5 October 2016
An inspector general's report stated that $6 billion in U.S. State Dept. expenditures weren't properly...
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Hillary Clinton Cut Her Tax Bill by ‘Donating’ $1 Million to Herself via the Clinton Foundation?
  • 1 October 2016
Accusations that Hillary Clinton padded her own pockets by deducting charitable donations to the Clinton...
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