CNN published a list of hate groups Thursday from the Southern Poverty Law Center that was used by a man who shot up the Family Research Council (FRC) in 2012.
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CNN wrote a piece Tuesday explaining who the radical group Antifa is without mentioning the constant violence the organization commits.
CNN and Politico overplayed a banal and legal flight Wednesday by a Russian spy plane.
PolitiFact rated a claim that illegal immigrants commit fewer crimes than U.S. born citizens as "Mostly True," by merging illegal and legal immigrants into one group.
During a heated exchange at the Wednesday press briefing between a senior adviser to President Donald Trump, Stephen Miller, and CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta, the question of English requirements for naturalization came up.
In an effort to fact check President Donald Trump, The Washington Post's fact check team wrote an article criticizing his tweets on the stock market-- not because they were incorrect, but because Trump has not addressed previously held concerns regarding inflation and the stock market overall.
There has been a good deal of noise -- though perhaps not enough -- surrounding a recently fired IT aide to Florida Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Imran Awan, and his family's potential financial schemes. While certain outlets are working out the facts of the case, The New York Times, BuzzFeed and Snopes seem more concerned with casting doubt by bringing up speculations and misinformation about the story from unknown blog sites and YouTubers.
President Donald Trump sent out a series of tweets on Wednesday stating that the U.S. "will not accept or allow Transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S. Military." Immediately after these tweets politicians, organizations and political commentators began tweeting out certain numbers of how many transgender people are serving or have served in the military.
PolitiFact came to opposite conclusions on the same subject, with the only apparent difference being distinctly partisan.
Politifact's effort to fact check the whereabouts of President Donald Trump on June 9, 2016, apparently required noting that it was the same day Hillary Clinton tweeted at him to "Delete your account."
Politifact is running two fact checks on a Russia/Trump claim that contradict each other, with one stating that former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s statements regarding 17 intelligence agencies is true, and the other admitting that the number is false.
The Washington Post claimed in an article Friday that Planned Parenthood does not use Medicaid funds for abortions. "As the nation’s largest abortion provider, the 100-year-old nonprofit has sustained attacks at both the state and federal level, although the clinic does not use Medicaid funding to provide abortion services,” the article states.
The New York Times issued a correction Thursday on an article that incorrectly claimed all 17 U.S. intelligence agencies agreed that "Russia orchestrated the attacks, and did it to help get [Trump] elected."
The Huffington Post claimed Wednesday the EPA will "dismantle [a] rule that protects drinking water for 117 million."
On May 31, Vox.com posted an alleged draft of a plan from President Trump’s administration regarding the birth control mandate under the Affordable Care Act. Several outlets have made the claim that this leaked plan would widen the scope of employers able to seek the exemption.