FBI and police departments say wildfire conspiracy theories spreading on Facebook aren’t true

As wildfires devastate the West Coast, the FBI and local officials in California, Oregon, and Washington are also fighting the spread of something else: rampant misinformation. Conspiracy theories about the wildfires are quickly spreading on Facebook. While they vary, most … Read more…

Unfounded ‘QAnon’ conspiracy theory gains traction in politics | Nightline

Nightline BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American … Read more…

Trump Doubles Down On Wild Flight Of ‘Thugs’ Conspiracy Theory | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

The 11th Hour with Brian Williams | MSNBC BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants … Read more…

Trump’s Ex-Wife and a Kennedy Push Wild Bill Gates Coronavirus Conspiracy

Ludovic Marin/AFP/Getty Thursday afternoon, Marla Maples, the television personality best known as Donald Trump’s second wife, shared an Instagram photo from notorious anti-vaxxer Robert F. Kennedy Jr. of Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates cracking up like a cartoon villain. “We get … Read more…

Twitter to crack down on accounts espousing far-right conspiracy theory ‘QAnon’

Twitter announced Tuesday night it would take action against activities tied to QAnon, a baseless far-right internet conspiracy theory. ABC News: Top Stories BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of … Read more…

Millions of tweets peddled conspiracy theories about coronavirus in other countries, an unpublished U.S. report says

Roughly 2 million tweets peddled conspiracy theories and other falsehoods about coronavirus in other countries over the roughly two-week period when the outbreak began to spread outside China, according to a report from an arm of State Department obtained by … Read more…

U.S. charges China’s Huawei with racketeering and conspiracy to steal U.S. trade secrets in new indictment

Adding to charges already made against the company, the indictment accuses Huawei of violating the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act by, among other actions, offering employees bonuses for obtaining confidential information from competitors. Business BEST DEAL UPDATE:

On Russian Conspiracy About Ukraine: Elected Officials Not ‘Saying The Truth’ | MTP Daily | MSNBC

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Trump-Favored Ukraine Conspiracy Theory Traced To Russian Intel | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

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Trump Was Repeatedly Warned That Ukraine Conspiracy Theory Was ‘Completely Debunked’

Thomas P. Bossert, President Trump’s first homeland security adviser, said he was “deeply disturbed” that Mr. Trump had urged Ukraine to investigate Democrats. NYT > U.S. > Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

Accused Sexual Predator Jeffrey Epstein Death By Suicide Sparks Conspiracy Theories

Jeffrey Epstein’s apparent suicide Saturday morning in a federal jail launched new conspiracy theories online in a saga that has provided fodder for them for years, fueled by Epstein’s ties to princes, politicians and other famous and powerful people. Online … Read more…