Links to 4Chan's "pol" (politically incorrect) message board occupied the coveted "Top Stories" section of the Google search results for several hours after the shooting; a critical period in which families and loved ones of people at the venue, desperate for news, would turn to Google News for information.
Despite months of promises from Bay Area tech giants like Facebook, Google and Twitter to crack down on the spread of so-called fake news, Sunday's mass shooting and the falsereports that followed brought into stark focus how easily systems meant to combat online lies can still be fooled. As a (since-deleted) Gateway Pundit article stated, Danley is "Reportedly a Democrat Who Liked Rachel Maddow, MoveOn.org and Associated with Anti-Trump Army" based on information gleaned from his Facebook page.
The FBI said Monday that there are no apparent links between the shooting and global terror groups.
Facebook said its security staff had seen the post and removed it. Links to those posts were appearing at the top of search results for the misidentified man's name, according to Buzzfeed reporter Ryan Broderick.
A Twitter spokeswoman on Monday pointed to a June blog post from Colin Crowell, Twitter's vice president of public policy, government and philanthropy when asked about the false tweets cropping up on the social network.
On Monday morning, Google used its news feed to promote threads from 4chan, an online forum that's a popular source of disinformation campaigns.
The search engine picked up the 4chan story from the broader web, and not from anything it ran in its Google News site, according to the spokesperson. "This should not have appeared for any queries, and we'll continue to make improvements to prevent this from happening in the future". This is precisely how fake news became such a gargantuan issue.
Google, for its part, doesn't seem to understand how bad some "breaking stories" and "content" are in the context of news, especially around a terrorist attack.
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District Judge Brian Jackson said that Black Lives Matter is not "an entity of any sort", and can't be sued. Nor could the officer sue the corporation Black Lives Matter Network Inc., according to the judge.
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Shortly after being released from jail, Mckesson told the newspaper: "The police want protesters to be too afraid to protest". McKesson and more than 100 other people were arrested during the protest, and most were charged with obstructing the road.
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The artist revealed his plans on the eve of the rugby league final in Sydney, where he will perform the hit song . Local media reported Dutton later said there could perhaps be two songs, one against same-sex marriage.
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After the teams left the field, officials ruled there were two seconds left when Johnson went down, leaving time for another play. In addition to a 49-game nonconference winning streak, the Tigers are 35-0 all-time against Sun Belt teams.
Russian Federation has been quietly aiding North Korea via a web of shell companies on the border with the Stalinist state. But in the Korean Peninsula, Russia's increasing involvement is welcomed by one of the US key ally in the region, too.
Following the loss of Christian Benteke to a knee injury, winger Bakary Sako is deployed in a centre-forward role this afternoon. The sequence occurred just three minutes into the Premier League matchup and led to United's first goal early in the game.
District Judge Brian Jackson , who ruled on the case, for his claims that Mckesson was engaging in protected free speech. The suit has now been dismissed. " The movement began as a call to end violence and that call remains the same today ".
Mckesson, who was present at the demonstration, acted well within his rights of protected free speech, according to the judge. The local district attorney declined to prosecute Mckesson and almost 100 protesters charged with obstructing a highway.
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A banner was superimposed with an image of Mr Farage posing as Adolf Hitler with the European Union logo in the background. That comment was likely aimed at anti-Muslim candidate Anne Marie Waters , who came in second with 21 percent of the vote.
Numerous players on the Garland High School team kneeled during the anthem and raised their fists up at the end of its playing. Numerous fans said they thought any protest was disrespectful, but they understood why someone would do it.
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