Stories tagged: ProPublica
Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 3:55 p.m.
Facebook tightens ad policies after ‘Jew-hater’ fiasco
Facebook is apologizing for letting advertisers use phrases like “Jew-haters” as a targeting criteria and for not noticing it until it was pointed out.
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 7:23 p.m.
Investigation of Trump’s charity wins Pulitzer Prize
The biggest U.S. news story of 2016 – the tumultuous presidential campaign – yielded a Pulitzer Prize on Monday for the Washington Post reporter who not only raised doubts about …
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 2:20 p.m.
Watchdog group finds no evidence of voter fraud
With more than 1,000 people watching the vote on Election Day, a watchdog group said it found no evidence that millions of people voted illegally despite President-elect Donald Trump’s tweets.
Tue., Jan. 31, 2012, 12:57 p.m.
Freddie Mac bets against American homeowners
Freddie Mac, the taxpayer-owned mortgage giant, has placed multibillion-dollar bets that payoff if homeowners stay trapped in expensive mortgages with interest rates well above current rates.