Poe says gov’t workers, officials liable for ‘fake news’

Poe says gov't workers, officials liable for 'fake news'

Senator Grace Poe on Saturday defended Senate Bill No. 1680, which prohibits government employees and officials from peddling “fake news,” after presidential spokesman Harry Roque slammed the legislation as “unconstitutional.”

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CIA chief: Russians will meddle in coming US election

CIA chief: Russians will meddle in coming US election

Russian election interference has not stopped and Moscow can be expected to meddle in the 2018 midterm elections in the United States, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director Mike Pompeo said in an interview published on Monday.

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Trump calls report he ordered Mueller’s firing ‘fake news’

Trump calls report he ordered Mueller's firing 'fake news'

President Donald Trump on Friday dismissed as “fake news” a New York Times report that he ordered the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller last June, but backed down after White House lawyer Don McGahn threatened to resign.

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Palace: Gov’t suppressing press freedom is nothing but ‘fake news’

Palace: Gov’t suppressing press freedom is nothing but ‘fake news’

Malacañang branded as “fake news” allegations that the decision of the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) to revoke the license of news website Rappler was a suppression of press freedom.

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Trump unveils ‘fake news awards’ after drawing rebuke

Trump unveils ‘fake news awards’ after drawing rebuke

US President Donald Trump unveiled the winners of his much-touted “Fake News Awards” late on Wednesday, hours after a maverick senator from his own Republican Party accused him of employing Stalinist language to “slur” and undermine the free press.

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