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Infowars apologizes for spreading #Pizzagate conspiracy

Months after a conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton's involvement in a child trafficking ring out of a Washington, D.C., pizzeria blew up from a very fake news story to a real-life shooting, fringe right-wing media outlet Infowars is apologizing for its role in spreading the completely false narrative. SEE ALSO: 'Pizzagate' — The deranged conspiracy theory that jumped from hashtag to IRL violence During Alex Jones' broadcast Friday on his site, Infowars, he admitted that what became known as Pizzagate was "based upon what we now believe was an incorrect narrative."  Jones made it clear that the falsely implicated Comet Ping Pong restaurant, employees and its owner James Alefantis deserved an apology. "I made comments about Mr. Alefantis that in hindsight I regret, and for which I apologize to him." Read more...More about Infowars, Alex Jones, Pizzagate, Fake News, and Business

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Meet Scott Mwangi, Kenya’s top violinist – K24 TV

Meet Scott Mwangi, Kenya's top violinistK24 TVMusic is said that music is a universal human experience which transcends all barriers, including race, colour, gender, creed, and even religion. And despite the odds being stacked against him, one artist took his chance using a stringed instrument and ...and more »

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Welcome to the Podcast. First, a Word From Our Celebrity.

Stars like Katie Couric and Lena Dunham often revel in putting a personal spin on the ho-hum ads they read as they host their digital shows.

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Nikolaj Coster-Waldau talks season 7, Cersei and Brienne, Ice-Gate and more – Winter Is Coming

Winter Is ComingNikolaj Coster-Waldau talks season 7, Cersei and Brienne, Ice-Gate and moreWinter Is ComingFirst up, The Daily Beast brought up the Prophecy of the Valonqar, which holds that all of Cersei's children will die (check) and that she'll be killed at the hands of a younger brother (note that, in the show, we only get the first part). The ...'Game Of Thrones' Theories: Will Jaime Turn On Cersei In Season 7?International Business TimesNikolaj Coster-Waldau on 'Game of Thrones,' That Cersei Look, and His Darkest Role YetDaily Beastall 10 news articles »

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Jay Z and Weinstein Company to Produce Trayvon Martin Projects – New York Times

New York TimesJay Z and Weinstein Company to Produce Trayvon Martin ProjectsNew York TimesTrayvon Martin in 2009. He was killed by a neighborhood watch volunteer, George Zimmerman, in 2012. The Florida case helped fuel a national debate about racial profiling. Credit Martin Family, via Associated Press. The rap star Jay Z and the Weinstein ...Jay Z and Harvey Weinstein Prep Dual Projects about Trayvon Martin's LifeVanity FairJay Z to Co-Helm Trayvon Martin Film, Documentary SeriesRollingStone.comJay Z and Weinstein Company to Produce Trayvon Martin DocuseriesJezebelPapermag -Konbini US -Eurweb.com -Breitbart Newsall 53 news articles »

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People don’t care who wrote a news story, but they do care who shared it on Facebook

People never remember, or care, who wrote a news story they read. But they really care who shared it on Facebook.  Americans will trust that the story they read isn't fake news if it's shared by someone they trust, according to a new report from the Media Insight Project.  "People who see an article from a trusted sharer, but one written by an unknown media source, have much more trust in the information than people who see the same article that appears to come from a reputable media source shared by a person they do not trust," the report said.  SEE ALSO: Supreme Court weighs a constitutional right to social media access Read more...More about News, Fake News, Media, and Business

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Game of Thrones Season 7 Coming to DStv – K24 TV

K24 TVGame of Thrones Season 7 Coming to DStvK24 TVHold your breath Game of Thrones (GoT) fans because the new seventh instalment that brings you the great war will start airing on DStv's M-Net 101, on July 17 2017. With HBO's spoiler tease of the much anticipated war, it couldn't have been a better ...Nikolaj Coster-Waldau talks season 7, Cersei and Brienne, Ice-Gate and moreWinter Is ComingIs Jaime Over Sleeping With His Sister On Game Of Thrones? Here's What We KnowCinema Blend'Game Of Thrones' Theories: Will Jaime Turn On Cersei In Season 7?International Business TimesScreenCrush -UPROXX -Inverse -News Recorderall 10 news articles »

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Shia LaBeouf’s anti-Trump flag taken down at FACT after ‘illegal trespassing’ – Liverpool Echo

MetroShia LaBeouf's anti-Trump flag taken down at FACT after 'illegal trespassing'Liverpool EchoLiverpool Foundation for the Arts and Creative Technologies (FACT) has removed an anti- Donald Trump flag from its building after “illegal trespassing”. On Wednesday, it was announced that Transformers actor Shia Labeouf's latest art project had been ...Shia LaBeouf's Trump art project moves to Liverpoolgulfnews.comShia LaBeouf's anti-Donald Trump art installation has come to the UKBT.comLaBeouf's Trump Protest in Liverpool Is Shut DownLifeZetteartnet News -MTV.com -Breitbart News -Vanity Fairall 47 news articles »

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Amy Schumer is ‘bummed’ to drop out of Sony’s live-action Barbie movie – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAmy Schumer is 'bummed' to drop out of Sony's live-action Barbie movieUSA TODAYAmy Schumer in plastic would've been so fantastic, but alas, it was not written in the stars visible from the Barbie Pop-Up Camper. Variety and and E! report that the comedian has had to back away from Sony's live-action movie due to issues with ...Amy Schumer Has Dropped Out Of The Live-Action Barbie Flick — Oh No!PerezHilton.comAmy Schumer drops out as Barbie in film based on doll - WKOW 27: Madison, WI Breaking News, Weather and SportsWKOWAmy Schumer exits 'Barbie' movieTimes of IndiaWJLA -Us Weekly -UPI.com -The Listall 73 news articles »

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Jay Z to Co-Helm Trayvon Martin Film, Documentary Series – RollingStone.com

RollingStone.comJay Z to Co-Helm Trayvon Martin Film, Documentary SeriesRollingStone.comJay Z has partnered with film studio the Weinstein Company for a series of film and TV projects about Trayvon Martin. Credit: Larry Busacca/Getty. By Althea Legaspi. 1 hour ago. More News. Jay Z Announces New Startup Company, Arrive Jay Z, Frank Ocean ...Jay Z plans Trayvon Martin TV series and filmBBC NewsJay Z, Weinstein Co. Team for Trayvon Martin Feature Film and DocuseriesEurweb.comJay Z to make film and documentary about killing of Trayvon MartinThe GuardianHuffington Post -Hindustan Times -New York Daily News -Empireall 24 news articles »

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