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Rubio slams New York Times for misleading headline about Nikki Haley's curtains

4 monthes ago   |   By Washington Examiner

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., on Friday criticized the New York Times for suggesting in a headline that U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley bought $52,000 curtains in her New York office, even though they had been purchased by the Obama administration.
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New York Times corrects story on Nikki Haley's curtains

4 monthes ago   |   By Washington Examiner

The New York Times on Friday corrected a story that previously suggested U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley was responsible for $52,701 window treatments in her New York office, even though the decision to buy them was made during the Obama administration.
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New York Times makes significant changes to controversial story on Nikki Haley

New York Times makes significant changes to controversial story on Nikki Haley

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

The New York Times on Friday said it was "unfair" to US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley in a recent story and made significant changes to the story.
The article's original headline suggested she purchased expensive curtains for her office, but that was incorrect.
The curtains were purchased by the State Department under the Obama administration.
The changes to the story came after a significant amount of criticism leveled against the publication on social media.
The New York Times on Friday said it was "unfair" to US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley in an article and made significant...
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