Twitter Takes Down 7,000 Accounts Linked To QAnonTwitter has removed thousands of accounts linked to QAnon, a group known for spreading conspiracy theories and disinformation online.
YouTube Takes On Fight Against Misleading Videos, Weird Conspiracy Theories, FalsehoodsYouTube is promising to stop promoting sensationalist clips that revolve around scientifically proven falsehoods and other suspect information.
Twitter Suspends Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones For One WeekTwitter says it is suspending the account of the far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for one week after he violated the company's rules against inciting violence.
Sean Hannity's Twitter Disappears; Conspiracy Theories EnsueThe Twitter account for conservative TV host Sean Hannity disappeared for a few hours Saturday morning and it took only a few minutes for the conspiracy theories to start flowing.
Shooting Blamed On #Pizzagate Fake News Concerns White HouseThe shooting alarmed those from neighboring businesses all the way to the White House about the real life dangers of fake news on the internet.
Fake News Spread Online Led To DC Pizzeria Shooting, Police SayA fake news story prompted a man to fire a rifle inside a popular Washington, D.C., pizza place as he attempted to "self-investigate" a conspiracy theory that Hillary Clinton was running a child sex ring from there, police said.
Facebook ‘Trending Topics’ Promotes 9/11 Conspiracy TheoryAhead of the 15th anniversary of the September 11th terror attacks, Facebook’s “Trending Topics” algorithm highlighted a false news story promoting a 9/11 conspiracy theory.
Opinion: Republicans Stoke Racial Resentment And Divide The CountryMitt Romney seems to be drinking the same Kool-Aid as some of his nuttiest supporters. Mitt Romney is silent... and occasionally joins in as his endorsers make increasingly outrageous statements against the president.
GameDay: The Raiders And The Conspiracy Theory12 penalties for 117 yards. After Sunday’s victory in Minnesota, Oakland Raiders' coach Hue Jackson expressed frustration with the officials. So what else is new?