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The New York Post's claims about Hunter Biden relied on Steve Bannon (left), Rudy Giuliani and a heavy dose of assumptions. Jeff J Mitchell and Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Agency for Global Media CEO Michael Pack was found by a D.C. judge to have broken the law when he seized control of a fund intended to design ways for people living under repressive regimes to have secure access to the Web. U.S. Agency for Global Media hide caption

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Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., has proposed legislation to outlaw political tampering with the newsroom coverage produced by Voice of America, Radio Free Europe, Radio Free Asia and other U.S. government-funded broadcasters. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Trump's Town Hall On NBC To Overlap With Biden's On ABC

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A lawsuit accuses CEO Michael Pack of illegally seeking to influence the Voice of America's news coverage. In one instance, he required a link to administration editorials be placed on VOA's home page, the suit says. Court document/NPR hide caption

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Voice of America Acting Director Elez Biberaj was appointed in June by USAGM CEO Michael Pack. Voice of America hide caption

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Acting VOA Director Pledges To Protect Newsroom Despite Inquiry Into Reporter

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An investigation by political appointees into Steve Herman, the Voice of America's White House bureau chief, for anti-Trump bias is the latest act that may break federal laws promising its journalistic independence. Voice of America hide caption

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VOA White House Reporter Investigated For Anti-Trump Bias By Political Appointees

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Fox Reportedly Paid Kimberly Guilfoyle's Assistant $4 Million To Settle Suit

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How Chris Wallace Lost Control Over 1st Presidential Debate

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Fox News host Tucker Carlson "is not 'stating actual facts' about the topics he discusses and is instead engaging in 'exaggeration' and 'non-literal commentary,' " U.S. District Judge Mary Kay Vyskocil wrote. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Key Democratic lawmakers on Capitol Hill are scrutinizing Michael Pack, CEO of the U.S. agency that oversees Voice of America. U.S. Agency for Global Media hide caption

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'Miami Herald' Investigating How Racist Insert Was Distributed In Paper For Months

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Controversy Around Breaking News In Books

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