Day: November 11, 2019

How Fake News and Rumors Are Stoking Division in Hong Kong

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As Hong Kong’s anti-government protests stretch into their 23rd straight week, the city is being inundated with online rumors, fake news and propaganda from both sides of the political divide.

Source: How Fake News and Rumors Are Stoking Division in Hong Kong

Former Governor Deval Patrick Considers Entering Democratic Presidential Primary

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Washington (AP) — Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is considering making a late run for the Democratic presidential nomination, according to two people with knowledge of his deliberations, underscoring some Democrats’ deep uncertainty about the party’s current crop of contenders.

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Ahead of public hearings, GOP outlines theory of impeachment defense in memo to members

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Republicans on the three House committees conducting the Trump-Ukraine investigation have settled on “four key pieces of evidence” that they claim will undermine Democrats’ arguments for why the president should be impeached, according to a staff memo circulated to committee members Monday night.

Source: Ahead of public hearings, GOP outlines theory of impeachment defense in memo to members