It turns out that President Trump’s judicial nominees aren’t the only ones who can’t answer basic legal questions. Solicitor General Noel Francisco had a rough day at the Supreme Court on Wednesday after he couldn’t tell Justice Sonia Sotomayor why his office had changed positions on the issue under review.
Justice Sonia Sotomayor confronted U.S. Solicitor General Noel Francisco as to why his office broke with solicitors general of both political parties for 24 years who said using...
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New changes announced by Facebook to elevate content on its users’ new feed that is shared by friends and family over that shared by news publishers could wind up exacerbating Facebook’s fake news problem.
Over the past year, Facebook has struggled to combat the spread of fake news and misinformation on its platform. On January 11, the social media giant announced that it would change the algorithm of its news feed so that it would “prioritize what [users’] friends...
Stocks related to marijuana fell after news broke that Attorney General Jeff Sessions plans a major pot policy shift
NBC News reported the Attorney General made the decision to rescind an Obama administration 2013 memo on marijuana enforcement.