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Stephen Miller told Mueller about how Jared Kushner coordinated with data firm Cambridge Analytica: report

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Among the revelations in the new BuzzFeed News document dump from former special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation is that White House adviser Stephen Miller gave Mueller’s prosecutors information about President Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner’s involvement in coordinating with Cambridge Analytica, as well as now-Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale:

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Cambridge Analytica, an infamous big-data firm headed up by the powerful right-wing Mercer family, has come under scrutiny for its questionable use of data in political microtargeting strategies against people who may not have consented to the use of that data. The company shut down in 2018, although the Mercers have other businesses still operating that do essentially the same thing.


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New York’s coronavirus crisis tracked back to European travel — not China: scientists

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The New York Times reported Wednesday that scientists have tracked the cases of coronavirus in New York back to travel from Europe.

The Times explained that genomes show the link to those who came down with the virus back in February.

President Donald Trump has been celebrating his decision to shut down some travel from China, though not all travel. A whopping 430,000 people have traveled from China to the United States since the coronavirus crisis.

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Warrant for journalists from Jerry Falwell Jr. came from Liberty University’s own police

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A right-wing commentator interviewed Jerry Falwell Jr. during his show Wednesday, where Falwell said that there were two arrest warrants open for reporters who came onto Liberty University's campus.

Upon further examination of the warrant, the police officer who signed the warrant was Detective/Sgt. A.B. Wilkins 206 LUPD. The LUPD is not the Lynchburg Police Department nor is there a Sgt. or Detective A.B. Wilkins. It's the police department under the authority of Liberty University.

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Trump defenders Diamond and Silk locked out of Twitter for spreading COVID-19 misinformation

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Fox Nation hosts Lynnette Hardaway and Rochelle Richardson, better known as Diamond & Silk, were temporarily locked out of Twitter on Wednesday for urging people to go outside and develop immunity against the coronavirus.

“The only way we can become immune to the environment; we must be out in the environment. Quarantining people inside of their houses for extended periods will make people sick!” the pair tweeted from their joint account.

A spokesperson for Twitter told Mediaite their account was locked over the tweet.

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