January 23, 2021

CNN faced $100M lawsuit over botched Russia story

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From Newsmax CNN sent three staffers packing after its false story about a Trump transition team member because the network feared a libel lawsuit that could hurt parent company Time Warner’s proposed purchase by AT&T, the New York Post reports. Citing sources, the Post’s Emily Smith says CNN “immediately caved” after Anthony Scaramucci threatened a […]

Three CNN journalists resign after retracted story

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By Cathy Burke From Newsmax Three veteran journalists in a new CNN investigative unit – including a Pulitzer Prize winner – have resigned in the wake of a retraction of their report on a Russian investment fund’s supposed link to an aide to President Donald Trump. CNN Money reported the departing journalists are Thomas Frank – who […]