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Former Trump aide Fiona Hill says she"s received death threats as a result of internet conspiracy theories

Leah Millis/Reuters Fiona Hill, a former top administration adviser on Russian affairs, said during her congressi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 8th, 2019

April Ryan is "angry" about death threats, but she"s not backing down

White House correspondent April Ryan says she's received death threats from the public since asking press secretary Sarah Sanders at the White House press briefing on Tuesday if President Donald Trump has ever "thought about stepping down.".....»»

Category: topSource: moneyApr 13th, 2018

April Ryan Asked if Trump Had Considered Resigning, Then His Supporters Sent Her Death Threats

It is not the first time the veteran White House reporter said she had received death threats during the Trump administration......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 11th, 2018

Trump Claimed EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Spent More On Security Because Of Death Threats. But He May Not Have Received Any

The president said the agency chief's "bold actions" had led to the threats......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 9th, 2018

Trump Defends EPA Secretary Scott Pruitt, Under Pressure For $3 Million Security Spending and Alleged Ethics Violations

"While Security spending was somewhat more than his predecessor, Scott Pruitt has received death threats because of his bold actions at EPA," Trump tweeted......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 8th, 2018

The mysterious pro-Trump conspiracy theory known as "QAnon" is moving from the fringes of the internet to Trump rallies

Evan Vucci/AP Believers in the "QAnon" conspiracy theories are increasingly making their presence known offline, inclu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 1st, 2018

The Trump campaign relies on a huge network of QAnon accounts to spread conspiracy theories and disinformation, data shows

ASSOCIATED PRESS Matt Rourke Members of the far-right QAnon.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2020

Jim Mattis emailed Fiona Hill saying he was "enormously proud" of her work after she testified in Trump"s impeachment hearing

Loren Hil.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 22nd, 2020

Trump says the grieving widower who demanded his conspiracy theory tweets be deleted actually wants someone to "get to the bottom" of his wife Lori Klausutis" death of natural causes

REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst In a Tuesday afternoon event in the Rose Garden, Trump doubled down on promoting a false conspiracy theory that former congressman Joe Scarborough was involved in the death of a former staffer. The staf.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 26th, 2020

White House press secretary defends Trump"s false accusation that an MSNBC host murdered his staffer: "Joe Scarborough brought this up"

Associated Press White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany defended President Donald Trump's promotion of a false conspiracy theory that MSNBC host Joe Scarborough was involved in the 2001 death of a staffer.  On Tuesday mo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 26th, 2020

Trump"s ravings have either broken our brains or we"re too exhausted to care

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Images Trump and his allies have been particularly on fire this week spreading baseless conspiracy theories.  They might be turning up the heat because after three and a half years of .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 23rd, 2020

The Margin: Trump campaign slammed for ‘Death Star’ tweet: ‘A little too on the nose’

Aside from the perhaps poor taste, timing-wise, the internet was there to remind Brad Parscale and the bunch at campaign headquarters of what ultimately happened in the original story and pushed “Death Star” to the top of Twitter’s trending list......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 7th, 2020

The Margin: Trump campaign boss to ‘start pressing FIRE’ on ‘Death Star’ — the internet reminds him how Star Wars ends

Aside from the perhaps poor taste, timing-wise, the internet was there to remind Brad Parscale and the bunch at campaign headquarters of what ultimately happened in the original story and pushed “Death Star” to the top of Twitter’s trending list......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 7th, 2020

The 6 wildest conspiracy theories about Osama bin Laden"s death

AP May 2 was the ninth anniversary of the US Navy SEAL raid on a compound in Pakistan that led to the death of Al Qae.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 4th, 2020

Trump cut funding for a group researching bat-to-human virus transmissions after unfounded conspiracy theories linked it to a Wuhan lab, report says

Olivier Douliery / AFP / Getty The Trump administration has cut funding to a non-profit agency conducting research on virus transmission between bats an.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 28th, 2020

The mysterious life of first lady Melania Trump, a former supermodel who is the subject of fashion scandals and bizarre conspiracy theories

Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP Melania Trump breaks from first lady tradition in many ways.  As a former ling.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 26th, 2020

Anti-malarial drug Trump touted is linked to higher rates of death in VA coronavirus patients, study says

Rates of death in the groups treated with the drugs were worse than for those who received no treatment, and rates of patients on ventilators were similar, the study found......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 22nd, 2020

Activist Investor Ross Gerber Says He Got Death Threats After Tweeting About Trump

On Friday, Ross Gerber, president and CEO of GerberKawasaki, joined Benzinga’s PreMarket Prep show. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 20th, 2020

"NOT NOW": US"s leading experts on coronavirus shoot down conspiracy theories about inflated death rates

Jonathan Ernst/REUTERS The top US health officials leading the response to the c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 9th, 2020

Trump critics are raising conspiracy theories that Barr"s criticism of the president was carefully coordinated

Carlos Barria/Reuters Barr's criticism of Trump in an ABC News interview has raised a lot of eyebrows.  The attorney general said Trump should stop tweeting about the J.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytFeb 14th, 2020

John Bolton confirmed Fiona Hill"s testimony about his objections to Trump"s "drug deal" in Ukraine

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images John Bolton wrote in his forthcoming book that he objected early on to President Donald Trump's campaign to pressure Ukraine to investigate his political rivals. .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 31st, 2020