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Report: Extremist groups thrive on Facebook despite bans

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A new outside report found that Facebook has allowed groups — many tied to QAnon, boogaloo and militia movements — to glorify violence during...

Report: Extremist groups thrive on Facebook despite bans

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<p>A new outside report found that Facebook has allowed groups — many tied to QAnon, boogaloo and militia movements — to glorify violence during...

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

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A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though...

Beloved Coachella priest’s death spurs migrant vaccinations

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THERMAL, Calif. (RNS) — As Luz Gallegos hosted a workshop Thursday (March 18) informing agricultural workers about the COVID-19 vaccine, she held up two...

Ex-politician in prison in adoption scam gets 5 more years

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PHOENIX — A former Phoenix politician already in prison on a six-year sentence for operating an illegal adoption scheme involving women from the Marshall...

Beloved Coachella priest’s death spurs migrant vaccinations

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<p>THERMAL, Calif. (RNS) — As Luz Gallegos hosted a workshop Thursday (March 18) informing agricultural workers about the COVID-19 vaccine, she held up two...

Polish state websites hacked and used to spread false info

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WARSAW, Poland — Two Polish government websites were hacked Wednesday and used briefly to spread false information about a non-existent radioactive threat, in what...

Polish state websites hacked and used to spread false info

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<p>WARSAW, Poland &mdash; Two Polish government websites were hacked Wednesday and used briefly to spread false information about a non-existent radioactive threat, in what...

Facebook to label vaccine posts to combat COVID-19 misinfo

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LONDON — Facebook is adding informational labels to posts about vaccines as it expands efforts to counter COVID-19-related misinformation flourishing on its platforms. ...

What to do if you are a victim of unemployment fraud

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Unemployment fraud in the U.S. has reached dramatic levels during the pandemic — the Labor Department inspector general’s office estimates that more than $63...