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Facebook approved fake political ads that claimed to be paid for by ISIS and Mike Pence

Vice News was able to create political ads on Facebook that claimed to be paid for by ISIS and Mike Pence.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen Pence arrive for the State Dinner in honor of French President Emmanuel Macon at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 24, 2018.

‘Leave me alone’: Mike Pence’s wife reportedly refused to kiss him after Trump won

Michael Lewis, the author of "The Big Short," claims that Mike Pence tried to kiss his wife, Karen, after Donald Trump won the election in November 2016 but that she turned away and said: "You got what you wanted. Now leave me alone." Lewis said he spoke to administration insiders who were in the Trump election HQ.

Sec. Nielsen on 2016 US election interference: ‘It was the Russians’

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen backed up US intelligence findings on interference in the 2016 US presidential election Tuesday, saying "it was the Russians."

Trump backtracks in first statement after wild Putin press conference, saying he has ‘great confidence’ in his intelligence team

President Donald Trump said that he had “great confidence” in US intelligence agencies hours after questioning conclusions that Russia was to blame for meddling in the 2016 election. The tweet appeared to backtrack on what Trump said during a joint press conference with President Vladimir Putin.

Goldman Sachs says the rest of Wall Street is underestimating Twitter’s turnaround

Twitter has had a smashing year so far, outperforming most of the S&P 500, and it could rise even more, Goldman Sachs told clients Thursday.
A pedestrian looks at front page headlines outside the Newseum in Washington, DC.

We just got more evidence that the 2016 election broke Americans’ relationship with news

New analysis from the Pew Research Center says 68% of Americans feel "worn out" by the current news cycle, the same rate of voters that said they were exhausted by 2016 election coverage.

ABC execs say the ‘Roseanne’ reboot was a direct result of Trump’s election

ABC execs met the morning after Trump's victory to determine the future of the network — that's how the 'Roseanne' revival was born.
Sen. Marco Rubio took Facebook to task on Sunday.

Marco Rubio throws Facebook under the bus for allowing Trump-linked firm to take 50 million users’ information in massive data ‘breachR...

Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida pointed to Facebook's size as a tech company and lamented its ability to play outside the rules.

Stormy Daniels is offering to return her $130,000 hush payment so she can talk about her alleged affair with Trump

Stormy Daniels, a porn star who alleges she had an affair with the president, has offered to return the $130,000 in hush money she received from his lawyer.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

Weeks before the 2016 election, a Kremlin-backed group released an anti-Hillary Clinton video game where you win by deleting emails

In September 2016, Russians released the game "Hilltendo," mocking political scandals associated with then-Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.