Is ‘fake news’ a fake problem?

Since the presidential election, “fake news” has become a buzzword leveraged by both sides of the political aisle, with many organizations directing resources toward understanding and fighting it. Some efforts focus on improving technology: Facebook recently integrated fact-checking into its publication process, while Google no longer allows Google-served advertising to appear on sites that “misrepresent”…

Did Obama Really Wiretap Trump Towers?

Arguably Donald Trump’s most striking claims to date: a series of tweets, accusing then-President Barack Obama of wire-tapping Trump Tower during the election.