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Inside Facebook’s Secret Rulebook for Global Political Speech

The Facebook employees who meet to set the guidelines, mostly young engineers and lawyers, try to distill highly complex issues into simple yes-or-no rules. Then the company outsources much of the actual post-by-post moderation to companies [...]

How Trump gave away his secret war zone trip

President Donald Trump has been broadcasting the possibility of an upcoming trip to a war zone for weeks, both in public and in private. | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images White House The president’s trip to Iraq was supposed to be [...]

Accused Russian secret agent pleads guilty

STR/AFP/Getty Images Russia As part of her deal, Maria Butina agreed to cooperate with investigators, although her case is not being handled by special counsel Robert Mueller. By KYLE CHENEY 12/13/2018 12:00 PM EST Updated 12/13/2018 [...]

Australia’s Prime Minister ‘Surprised’ by State’s Secret Deal With China

SYDNEY, Australia — Prime Minister Scott Morrison of Australia was blindsided by reports that a state government had quietly sidestepped federal regulators and signed a deal with China to participate in that country’s contentious [...]

Israeli Leader Claims Iran Has ‘Secret Atomic Warehouse’

“How about inspections, right here, right now,” he said as he pointed to a photo of the warehouse. Israel officials were disappointed when Mr. Netanyahu’s disclosure in April of the atomic archive Israeli agents seized did not create [...]

The Death Toll for Afghan Forces Is Secret. Here’s Why.

PUL-I-KUMRI, Afghanistan — Taliban insurgents killed so many Afghan security forces in 2016, an average of 22 a day, that by the following year the Afghan and American governments decided to keep battlefield death tolls secret. It’s [...]

Sean Hannity wants Secret Service to investigate author of anti-Trump op-ed

Sean Hannity joined President Trump on Friday in urging federal authorities to identify the author of the anonymously written op-ed responsible for rocking the White House this week, calling their conduct a crime worthy of being investigated [...]

Secret political cash quietly reshaping Wisconsin laws

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – At age 2, Yasmine Clark was lead-poisoned so severely that she had to be hospitalized for emergency chelation treatment to cleanse her blood of life-threatening levels of the heavy metal. At age 5, Yasmine was again [...]

The Latest: Woman gets 5 years for leaking secret report

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) – The Latest on a woman accused of leaking a classified report on Russian hacking (all times local): 10:55 a.m. A Georgia woman who pleaded guilty to leaking a secret U.S. report has been sentenced to more than five [...]

Mueller indictment sheds new light on Russia’s ‘nasty’ secret election hacking units

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s indictment Friday showed how some of the world’s most capable cyberwarriors operate. | Alex Wong/Getty Images [...]