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SAN JOSE, CA - APRIL 18: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers the keynote address at Facebook's F8 Developer Conference on April 18, 2017 at McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. The conference will explore Facebook's new technology initiatives and products. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

A Year Ago, Facebook Said It Was 'Crazy' That Fake News Could've Influenced The Election

One year ago, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stood before an audience at a Ritz-Carlton hotel in California and dismissed the idea that misinformation spread on Facebook could have influenced the outcom...
A Facebook logo is seen on a computer screen in this photo illustration on October 31, 2017. Material posted on Facebok and other social media directly and indirectly reached over 126 million Americans between 2015 and 2017 according to a company testimony that will be presented to the US Senate judiciary committe on Tuesday. (Photo by Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Here Are Some Of The Ads Russia Paid To Promote On Facebook

The ads are separate from 80,000 other Facebook posts that have so far been linked back to Russia.
TOPSHOT - Traditional Russian wooden nesting dolls, Matryoshka dolls, depicting Russia's President Vladimir Putin, US Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump are seen on sale at a gift shop in central Moscow on November 8, 2016.A nervous world turned its gaze to America's 200 million-strong electorate November 8, 2016 as it chooses whether to send the first female president or a populist property tycoon to the White House. / AFP / Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)

Russian-Linked Election Posts Reached 126m Americans On Facebook

Russia-based operatives published around 80,000 posts on Facebook over a two year period in an effort to sway US politics, the social media network said. It estimates around 126million Americans may h...
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 23: U.S. President Donald Trump listens to Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong as they deliver joint statements in the Rose Garden of the White House October 23, 2017 in Washington, DC. Trump and Lee are meeting ahead of Trump's first official visit to Asia to attend the APEC and ASEAN meetings during the first two weeks of November. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Yes, Democrats Funded A Trump Investigation But What Did They Find?

Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund an opposition research effort against Donald Trump that culminated in numerous damning allegations against him...
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 7: (----EDITORIAL USE ONLY MANDATORY CREDIT - ' RUSSIAN PRESIDENTIAL PRESS AND INFORMATION OFFICE / HANDOUT' - NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS----) Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) and US President Donald Trump (R) shake hands during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7, 2017. (Photo by Russian Presidential Press and Information Office/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Trump Thanks Putin For Kicking Out Diplomats: 'We're Going To Save A Lot Of Money'

President Donald Trump on Thursday thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for expelling American diplomats in retaliation for new economic sanctions, saying the staff moves will "save a lot of money...
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks during the ceremony to present the Medal of Honor to former Army Specialist James McCloughan of South Haven, Michigan, during an East Room ceremony at the White House July 31, 2017 in Washington, DC. McCloughan is awarded with the medal for his heroic acts as a combat medic during the Vietnam War. (Photo by Kyle Mazza/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Donald Trump Signs Russia Sanctions Bill

President Donald Trump has signed a bill that allows new sanctions against Russia, CNN and Bloomberg report. The White House signaled Friday that Trump would sign the legislation after Russian Preside...
During President Donald Trump's Wall Street Journal interview, he lied about the reaction to his Boy Scouts speech, referred to his 36-year-old son-in-law as a “good boy,” and gave a bizarre response to a question on infrastructure.

7 Mind-Boggling Moments From Trump's Wall Street Journal Interview

President Donald Trump gave a doozy of an interview to The Wall Street Journal last week, the full transcript of which Politico published on Tuesday night. During his conversation with Wall Street Jou...