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Facebook to Remove Misinformation That Leads to Violence

Facebook to Remove Misinformation That Leads to Violence Image A Rohingya Muslim woman at a displacement camp in Myanmar. Facebook has been accused of facilitating attacks on the Rohingya in the country by allowing anti-Muslim hate speech on its platform.CreditLauren Decicca/Getty Images By Sheera Frenkel July 18, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO ...

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A Heartland Company Leads the Media Race

Advertisement DES MOINES — Steve Lacy greeted me in his office as if we were old friends. A top executive at the Meredith Corporation, he was a main driver of the company’s $ 2.8 billion acquisition of Time Inc. last November. With that deal, the 116-year-old Meredith Corporation became the ...

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Casting Wall Street as Victim, Trump Leads Deregulatory Charge

A decade after the financial crisis, the federal government is easing up its policing of Wall Street and the banking industry, even without actually repealing broad swaths of regulation. The public battle over who will serve as the acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau — with the White ...

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Center-right party leads in Iceland national election

Birgitta Jónsdóttir in Reykjavík on Aug. 3, 2010.(Photo: AFP/Getty Images) The ruling center-right Independence Party is leading the radical Pirate Party with the biggest share of votes in early results from Iceland’s national election The Independence Party had about 30% of the ballots cast and the Pirates about 13%, with a ...

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Usain Bolt Leads Jamaica to Relay Gold; U.S. Disqualified

Usain Bolt made it a triple-triple, leading Jamaica to victory in the 4×100 meter relay on Friday night and winning a third gold medal for the third consecutive Olympics. The United States crossed the finish line third but was later disqualified. In what he says will be his last Olympic ...

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Sweep Leads to 5 Arrests, a Foiled Plot and a Paris-Brussels Connection

BRUSSELS — Counterterrorism officials widened a sweep targeting suspected Islamic State operatives to several European countries on Friday, reporting newly uncovered links between the Brussels and Paris massacres, at least five arrests and the foiling of what France described as an advanced plan for another attack. The actions reflected both ...

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