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To Give or Not Samsung Phone to North Korean Olympians
Ex-workers at Russian 'Troll Factory' Trust U.S. Indictment
Voting Machines Didn't Produce 4 Million Fraudulent Votes

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Ex-workers at Russian 'Troll Factory' Trust U.S. Indictment

To Give or Not Samsung Phone to North Korean Olympians

By Naira Davlashyan and Irina Titova |
The aim of the factory's work was either to influence voters or to undermine their faith in the U.S. political system, the 37-page indictment states.

Maduro: Digital Currency Puts Venezuela on Tech Vanguard

Maduro: Digital Currency Puts Venezuela on Tech Vanguard

By Scott Smith and Christine Armario | Feb 21
Cash-strapped Venezuela on Tuesday became the first country to launch its own version of bitcoin, a move President Nicolas Maduro celebrated as putting his country on the world's technological forefront.

Insiders: Russia Troll Farm Even Zanier Than Indictment Says

Insiders: Russia Troll Farm Even Zanier Than Indictment Says

By Raphael Satter and Nataliya Vasilyeva | Feb 21
A Clinton-Obama sex tape using body doubles. A Facebook page promoting Texas independence riddled with grammatical mistakes. Islamic State anthems blasting out during the nightshift.

Study Cited for Blaming Autism on TV Cartoon Does Not Exist

Study Cited for Blaming Autism on TV Cartoon Does Not Exist

By Seth Borenstein | Feb 20
There is no Harvard study that says a British children's television cartoon causes autism, despite what a social media post claims.

Facebook to Verify Ads with Postcards After Russian Meddling

Facebook to Verify Ads with Postcards After Russian Meddling

Feb 19
Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office.

Medical Examiner Taps DNA Science to Find Missing Persons

Medical Examiner Taps DNA Science to Find Missing Persons

By Verena Dobnik | Feb 19
New York City's medical examiner is leading a nationwide effort to collect genetic material and match it with unidentified human remains. It's a way to finally give family members some answers and maybe some solace.