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OAN correspondent who is covering the Arizona election audit has been aiding the effort since at least December, documents show

A reporter with One America News Network works at a campaign rally with President Donald Trump on September 25, 2020 in Newport News, Virginia. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Christina Bobb, a correspondent for the far-right news network OAN, has been both covering the Arizona election audit and fundraising for the effort. Bobb was aiding AZ Senate Republicans with the effort as early as December, according to new documents. The controversial recount is winding down, with reports that auditors...
Tags: Politics, Senate, Virginia, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Cnn, Pennsylvania, Gop, Alaska, Arizona, Wisconsin, Biden, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani


Fox News and CNN choose not to air Trump's first official speech in 3 months

Former President Donald Trump addresses the NCGOP state convention on June 5, 2021 in Greenville, North Carolina. The event is one of former U.S. President Donald Trumps first high-profile public appearances since leaving the White House in January. Melissa Sue Gerrits/Getty Images Trump's speech at the North Carolina GOP Convention on Saturday night was the first pubic address in months. Both Fox News and CNN chose not to broadcast the address, Newsweek reported. One America News and ...
Tags: Politics, News, Media, Senate, White House, Trends, Cnn, News UK, Fox News, North Carolina, Msnbc, Donald Trump, Trump, Newsweek, NewsMax, Richard Burr


How Ted Cruz ended up sharing Russian far-right propaganda to attack the US military

Sen. Ted Cruz. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Cruz shared a video comparing Russian and US army recruitment ads, and called the US Army "emasculated." An expert on far-right disinformation has traced the meme to pro-Russian, far-right networks. Conservatives have long shared material originating from far-right networks to attack liberals. See more stories on Insider's business page. A video shared by Texas Sen. Ted Cruz last week to attack the US military for being "w...
Tags: Twitter, Politics, UK, Texas, Putin, Russia, US, Trends, Budapest, Hungary, Ted Cruz, News UK, Republican Party, Kremlin, US Army, Cruz


Conservative media outlets feud as OAN accuses pro-Trump Newsmax of being a 'left-leaning' network

A screenshot of a One America News segment exploring whether Newsmax is "left-leaning." OAN/ Screenshot A host on One America News has accused Newsmax of being a "left-leaning organization," Newsweek reported. He said that Newsmax did not back former President Donald Trump strongly enough after the 2020 election. Both stations are openly supportive of Trump and are popular in right-wing circles. See more stories on Insider's business page. As an increasing number of conservatives move ...
Tags: Politics, News, Media, Trends, Joe Biden, Fox, New York Times, News UK, Fox News, Biden, Donald Trump, Pearson, The New Yorker, Trump, Hill, Newsweek


News outlets including the Washington Post have retracted or amended reports claiming the FBI warned Giuliani he was the target of a Russian influence operation

Rudy Giuliani speaks during a news conference held by Donald Trump in the Briefing Room of the White House on September 27, 2020. Joshua Roberts/Getty Images News outlets including the Washington Post retracted a claim about Rudy Giuliani. Outlets retracted a claim that the FBI warned Giuliani he was being used to spread Russian disinformation. Insider has amended its reporting in the light of the retraction. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Washington Post and other...
Tags: Post, Politics, News, Media, Washington Post, White House, Nbc News, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Fbi, United States, New York Times, Manhattan, Fox News


Twitter Stands By, Lets OANN Link to Reporter's Phone Number, Encourage Users to Harass Her [Updated]

[Editor’s note: After publication, OANN’s tweet was deleted, six or so hours after being published. “This tweet violated the Twitter Rules,” a new message says.]Read more...
Tags: Twitter, Science, Articles, Software, Operating Systems, Trump, Univision, Stephen Miller, One America News Network, Doxing, OANN, QAnon, Far Right Politics In The United States, Entertainment Culture


Twitter Stands By, Lets OANN Link to Reporter's Phone Number, Encourage Users to Harass Her

More than four hours had passed after Twitter was informed on Wednesday that a far-right news network had used its platform to encourage the harassment of a New York Times journalist, going as far as to provide 1.5 million followers easy access to her cellphone number—a clear breach of Twitter’s private information…Read more...
Tags: Twitter, Science, Articles, Software, New York Times, Operating Systems, Trump, Univision, George, Stephen Miller, One America News Network, Doxing, OANN, QAnon, Far Right Politics In The United States, Entertainment Culture


US media outlets pushed Russian disinformation about Biden in the 2020 election, intelligence report says

A composite image of Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Joe Biden. Getty Russia planted anti-Biden stories in US media, per a report from the National Intelligence Council. State agents helped produce a documentary that aired in the US in January 2020, it said. Officials said it formed part of wider Russian efforts to influence the election. See more stories on Insider's business page. A recently released intelligence report has tied US media outlets to Russian efforts t...
Tags: New York Post, Politics, Vladimir Putin, Senate, China, Russia, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Gop, News UK, Gazprom, Department Of Justice, Kremlin, Biden


How Fox News hosts started attacking COVID-19 vaccines after Biden took over the rollout from Trump

Fox News host Tucker Carlson stirs doubts about COVID-19 vaccines in a December 2020 edition of his show Fox News Fox News hosts are like Tucker Carlson have spread doubt in COVID-19 vaccines. The hosts may see it it as a way of undermining the Biden administration and boosting ratings.  Studies have shown that COVID-19 misinformation spread on the network is acted on by viewers.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. In December last year, an 89-year-old man in Oxfordshi...
Tags: New York Post, Politics, UK, Hollywood, Australia, Cdc, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Chicago, Fox, Britain, Gop, Bill Gates, Oxford


OAN said it was not Trump who led rioters to the Capitol but Pierre L'Enfant, DC's 18th-century architect

A composite image of then-President Donald Trump addressing the crowds on January 6, and a section of Pierre L'Enfant's original design for Washington, DC. Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images / National Archives via Wikimedia Commons The pro-Trump One America Network made bizarre argument to distance Trump from the Capitol riot. It suggested that Washington's 230-year-old road plan was what led rioters to the Capitol. The argument comes as the president fights his second ...
Tags: Politics, Media, Washington, Senate, White House, US, Trends, Washington Dc, House, News UK, Donald Trump, Trump, Capitol, Pierre, Ellipse, Ingrid Burrington


Fla. car stolen with $10K worth of COVID-19 vaccine inside

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Dominion's lawyers demand Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Parler preserve posts by Trump and other far-right figures, ahead of threatened defamation lawsuits

Twitter/@atrupar Dominion asked Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Parler to keep posts ahead of threatened lawsuits. It asked them to keep posts from Trump, far-right news outlets, and pundits in letters Thursday. Dominion sued Rudy Giuliani and Sidney Powell for defamation. The letters said "more will follow." Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Lawyers for Dominion Voting Systems sent letters Thursday to Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Parler, asking them to preserve p...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Politics, News, Media, Youtube, Trends, Fox, Fox News, Giuliani, Fox News Channel, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Election 2020, Sidney Powell


Biggest MAGA Conference Threatens Politico With Bogus Lawsuit For Reporting On Conference Troubles (techdirt)

CPAC, the "Conservative Political Action Conference" put on each year by Matt Schlapp's American Conservative Union (ACU), used to be the kind of gathering where Republicans would go to get their yearly talking points fed to them. Over the past few years, it has become increasingly tied at the hip with the Trumpists, as they took over the Republican party, threw out anything even remotely resembling principles, and just started acting like "making the libs cry" was a political platform. With the...
Tags: News, Congress, White House, Politico, Ted Cruz, Republican Party, Mike Masnick, Capitol, ACU, Matt Schlapp, American Conservative Union, CPAC, Techdirt, SCHLAPP, Josh Hawley, Politco


Calif. COVID-19 vaccine recipient dies hours after being vaccinated

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Tucker Carlson stressed about Biden's war on white supremacy and Sean Hannity renewed attacks on Hunter in a first wave of Fox News attacks on the new administration

Fox News' Tucker Carlson stirred fears of President Biden's war in white supremacy in his Inauguration Day show on January 20. Fox News Fox News hosts reacted to Joe Biden's inauguration with attacks and fear-mongering.  Tucker Carlson said Biden's war on white supremacy was a bid to persecute ordinary conservatives.  The shows appeared to give a preview for how the network will handle Biden's presidency. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. For millions watching the...
Tags: Politics, Obama, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Cnn, Fox, Hillary Clinton, Arizona, News UK, Portland, Fox News, Biden, Benghazi


Parler CEO: Tech giants deployed coordinated attack against Parler

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A recurring theme of late...

From Reason magazine: "As with far too many public policy disputes (over climate change, criminal justice, health care, etc.), it is not enough to merely observe that the opposing team has different ideas about how best to address a problem. No, the bad guys are either intentionally trying to make things worse or just too blinkered to admit there's a problem in the first place. The more partisan you are, the more likely you feel surrounded by murderers and denialists."It's a good piece and wort...
Tags: Politics, Guns, Fox News, Msnbc, Tam, Don, Teh Intarw3bz, Spitting In The Wind, A walk on the slippery rocks, Tamara K, OANN


Rudy Giuliani's 'star' Michigan witness Melissa Carone has been slammed with a scathing 'cease and desist' letter from Dominion Voting Systems

Melissa Carone, who was working for Dominion Voting Services, speaks in front of the Michigan House Oversight Committee in Lansing, Michigan on December 2, 2020. JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP via Getty Images Melissa Carone, who gained notoriety as Rudy Giuliani's "star witness" during a Michigan election fraud hearing earlier this month, has been hit with a cease and desist letter from Dominion Voting Systems over her comments.  Carone's testimony, which at times drew audible laughter from hearing at...
Tags: Politics, US, Trends, Fox, Michigan, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani, NewsMax, Steven Johnson, LANSING Michigan, Dominion, Grosse Pointe Woods, Carone, Pro Trump, Cease And Desist, Jeff Kowalsky


OANN is doubling down on election conspiracy theories after Dominion threatened the network with a defamation lawsuit

Dominion Voting Systems has threatened to sue OAN, Newsmax, and Fox News for defamation. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Dominion Voting Systems sent letters to the One America News Network threatening to sue for defamation, accusing the network of spreading unsubstantiated conspiracy theories about the election-technology company. OAN responded with letters of its own, asking Dominion to preserve certain documents concerning the election in order to help the network make its case if it ends up ...
Tags: Politics, California, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Venezuela, Fox News, Biden, Donald Trump, Defamation, Trump, Sean Hannity, Sidney Powell, NewsMax, George Soros, Hugo Chavez


Latest Pardon Supporter List Is Yet Another Who’s Who Of Trump Influencers

Again and again in Donald Trump’s Washington, it’s about who you know.  That was the case Wednesday night with the President’s latest wave of pardons as he prepares to leave the White House. Most everyone on the list either had a connection to the Big Man themselves or friends in high places willing to make their case.  In that sense, Wednesday’s list was much the same as Tuesday’s before it , accompanied by a White House statement chock full of Republican congressmen and televisi...
Tags: Florida, Texas, News, Congress, Washington, Senate, White House, Russia, New York City, Cnn, Arkansas, House, Iowa, PAC, Mitch McConnell, Ron Paul


Jail Break! Trump Pardons Manafort And Stone In Latest Clemency Blitz

The White House on Wednesday night announced President Trump’s latest slew of pardon recipients, which included Paul Manafort, Roger Stone and Charles Kushner, the father of Jared Kushner. Trump had previously commuted the 40-month prison sentence Roger Stone received for lying to Congress during its Russia investigation. On Wednesday, Trump gave his longtime pal a full pardon. Manafort — who had been prosecuted by special counsel Robert Mueller — had been sentenced to more than seven years i...
Tags: Chris Christie, News, Congress, White House, Russia, House, Iowa, New Jersey, Ron Paul, Border Patrol, Trump, Duncan Hunter, Christie, Tierney Sneed, U S Senate, Roger Stone


Dominion Worker Sues Trump Campaign, Newsmax, OANN Following Death Threats

NEW YORK (AP) — An election systems worker driven into hiding by death threats has filed a defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump’s campaign, two of its lawyers and some conservative media figures and outlets. Eric Coomer, security director at the Colorado-based Dominion Voting Systems, said he wants his life back after being named in false charges as a key actor in “rigging” the election for President-elect Joe Biden. There has been no evidence that the election was rigged. His lawsu...
Tags: Facebook, New York, News, Colorado, White House, Joe Biden, Fox, Army, Associated Press, Biden, Giuliani, Fox News Channel, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Tucker Carlson


Pro-Trump network Newsmax airs a 2-minute video admitting that it has 'no evidence' of outlandish fraud claims against two voting machine companies

Rudolph Giuliani, left, and Joseph diGenova, center, attorneys for President Donald Trump, conduct a news conference at the Republican National Committee on lawsuits regarding the outcome of the 2020 presidential election on Thursday, November 19, 2020 Getty Newsmax aired a nearly two-minute video Monday ticking through items it had "not reported as true" on President Donald Trump's unsubstantiated election fraud theories. The segment came after Fox News aired similar clarifications on sev...
Tags: Politics, News, Digital, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Venezuela, Fox News, Cia, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Republican National Committee, Rudy Giuliani, Clinton, Trump, Feinstein


The CEO of a voting-systems company says politicians around the world are worried that Trump's conspiracy theories will be used to undermine their own elections

Smartmatic founder and CEO Antonio Mugica in London in August 2017. NIKLAS HALLE'N/AFP via Getty Images Antonio Mugica, the founder and CEO of voting-software company Smartmatic, has said that the conspiracy theories about his company shared by President Donald Trump and his allies are damaging his business.  He told The New York Times that foreign politicians are calling him concerned that Trump's election-fraud claims could be used to undermine faith in the integrity of their electio...
Tags: Europe, Florida, Politics, UK, London, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Getty Images, New York Times, News UK, The Times, Venezuela, Fox News, South America, The New York Times


Voting System Company Goes After Right-Wing Media Over False Stories

Smartmatic may hit Fox News, Newsmax and OANN with defamation lawsuits.
Tags: News, Smartmatic, OANN, Fox News Newsmax


Kellyanne Conway breaks from Trump's refusal to concede, saying 'Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will prevail'

Kellyanne Conway Leah Millis/Reuters Former White House advisor Kellyanne Conway said in an interview with The 19th that "it looks like Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will prevail." Conway's remarks go against President Donald Trump, who is still refusing to concede to Biden and continues to share claims of voter fraud in the 2020 election to undermine the results. With the comment, Conway joins a growing number of Republicans who are acknowledging Biden's victory. Visit Business Insider's ho...
Tags: Politics, Elections, News, Senate, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Fbi, Mitch McConnell, Biden, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Kamala Harris, Trump, Mike Pence


Trump was convinced he was going to win on election night in a repeat of 2016, and was 'shouting at everyone' when Fox News called Arizona for Biden

US President Donald Trump arrives to speak during election night in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, early on November 4, 2020. MANDEL NGAN / AFP President Donald Trump and top aides were convinced on election night that as in 2016, Trump would upset the odds and clinch victory, reported The Washington Post.  But when the usually loyal Fox News network projected that Joe Biden had flipped the key swing state of Arizona, the president was "yelling at everyone," a senior a...
Tags: Post, Florida, Politics, Washington Post, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Fox, Hillary Clinton, Washington Dc, Arizona, News UK, Fox News, Biden, News Corp


President Trump celebrates Dow record, COVID-19 vaccines

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OANN suspended from YouTube after promoting a sham cure for Covid-19

The company said that the conservative news outlet, heralded by Trump, has repeatedly violated its policy on coronavirus misinformation
Tags: Youtube, Trump, OANN


YouTube Suspends Trump-Touted OANN After It Hawks Unproven Cure For COVID

YouTube has banned One America News Network (OANN) from uploading new videos and livestreaming for one week, after the Trump-friendly media outlet promoted a fake cure for COVID-19. The news was first reported by Axios on Tuesday. “After careful review, we removed a video from OANN and issued a strike on the channel for violating our COVID-19 misinformation policy, which prohibits content claiming there’s a guaranteed cure,” a YouTube spokesperson told CNBC. YouTube did not immediately respond...
Tags: News, Youtube, Cnbc, Trump, YouTube Partner Program, Axios, Summer Concepcion, OANN, CNBC YouTube, One America News Network OANN, COVID-19