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Study: Russian Twitter bots sent 45k Brexit tweets close to vote

To what extension — and how successfully — did Russian endorse agents use social media to influence the UK’s Brexit referendum? Yesterday Facebook admitted it had relation some Russian chronicles to Brexit-related ad buys and/ or the spread of political misinformation on its programme, although it was hasn’t yet disclosed how many accounts were involved or how many rubles were spent. 1,882 more words

Political unrest continues in the Kenyan presidential election

By Julia Taliesin

Staff Writer

Incumbent presidential candidate Uhuru Kenyatta was reelected in Kenya’s rerun election on Oct. 26. While Kenyatta received 98 percent of the vote, only 48 percent of Kenyans turned out to cast their ballots. 408 more words

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5 key moments from Jeff Sessions' testimony before House Judiciary Committee

ADAM KELSEY

Good Morning AmericaNovember 15, 2017

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions denied suggestions Tuesday that he misled Congress in previous appearances before Senate committees in which he was asked about Trump campaign contacts with Russian officials. 1,248 more words

Vladimir Putin

Jeff Immelt's DC love affair costs GE shareholders dearly

Well now we have a clearer pitcher of what former GE chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt was doing toward the end of his executive run. 405 more words

Economy

Trump Jr. Messaged With WikiLeaks During 2016 Campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s oldest son released a series of private Twitter exchanges between himself and WikiLeaks during and after the 2016 election, including pleas from the website to publicize its leaks. 1,020 more words

App Feed

AP Exclusive: Russia Twitter trolls deflected Trump bad news

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Disguised Russian agents on Twitter rushed to deflect scandalous news about Donald Trump just before last year’s presidential election while straining to refocus criticism on the mainstream media and Hillary Clinton’s campaign, according to an Associated Press analysis of since-deleted accounts. 871 more words

National

Mark Cuban's Wife Isn't a Fan of Him Running for President

When Mark Cuban suggested he might run for president to his wife, she reportedly asked him if he had interest in staying married.

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Leadership