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BuzzFeed News' real problem isn't the special counsel's office

BuzzFeed News' real problem isn't the special counsel's office

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Dear Readers, It was a three-day weekend for some, but not over at BuzzFeed News. The company has been busy defending its bombshell report on Robert Mueller's investigation...
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Giuliani alludes to 'tapes' in a perplexing interview on BuzzFeed's report, immediately walks it back

Giuliani alludes to 'tapes' in a perplexing interview on BuzzFeed's report, immediately walks it back

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

In an interview with The New Yorker , Rudy Giuliani seemed to claim he had heard audiotapes that proved a controversial and disputed BuzzFeed News report on President Donald...
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Facts matter more than takes. The BuzzFeed ‘bombshell' and ‘MAGA' viral video proved it once again

Facts matter more than takes. The BuzzFeed ‘bombshell' and ‘MAGA' viral video proved it once again

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The news cycle was dominated by two stories this past weekend, both of which proved seriously flawed. BuzzFeed News' bombshell report that President Trump told his former...
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Nancy Pelosi won't allow White House officials access to the House floor for State of the Union 'walkthrough'

Nancy Pelosi won't allow White House officials access to the House floor for State of the Union 'walkthrough'

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi instructed the Sergeant at Arms to cancel a walkthrough for White House officials preparing the State of the Union address. President Trump wants to...
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Republicans say Lanny Davis 'pushed' Michael Cohen to testify before Congress

Republicans say Lanny Davis 'pushed' Michael Cohen to testify before Congress

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Republicans sent a letter to Michael Cohen's defense attorney alleging that Cohen's other lawyer, Lanny Davis, pushed him to testify before the House Oversight...
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Trump moves forward with State of the Union plans despite Pelosi's request to postpone it

9 hours ago   |   CNBC   |   6 articles

Pelosi wrote a letter to Trump last week urging him to either reschedule his State of the Union address or deliver it in writing to Congress.
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Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to testify to Congress in March about citizenship question on census

11 hours ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

Ross agreed to testify "voluntarily and without a subpoena" in a public hearing on March 14.
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Giuliani says Trump 'never spoke' with Cohen about his testimony, a day after asking 'so what?'

Giuliani says Trump 'never spoke' with Cohen about his testimony, a day after asking 'so what?'

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's top attorney, said Monday that Trump did not talk to Michael Cohen before the former lawyer's testimony to Congress. Speaking to the New...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez rejected a plea by Aaron Sorkin for new Democrats to stop 'acting like young people'

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez rejected a plea by Aaron Sorkin for new Democrats to stop 'acting like young people'

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Writer Aaron Sorkin, who wrote "The West Wing" and "The Social Network", told CNN that, while he likes the new cohort of Democrats in Congress, they "need to stop acting like...
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Lawmakers respond to BuzzFeed News disputed report as the media company's editor-in-chief doubles down

Lawmakers respond to BuzzFeed News disputed report as the media company's editor-in-chief doubles down

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

BuzzFeed News has issued several statements of support for the accuracy of a report that said President Donald Trump directed his former lawyer to lie in Congressional...
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Nancy Pelosi won't allow White House officials access to the House floor for...

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi instructed the Sergeant at Arms to cancel a walkthrough for White House officials preparing the State of the Union address. President Trump wants to... Read more ...

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Here's what happens to the Chick-fil-A in Mercedes-Benz Stadium that will be closed during the Super Bowl

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