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PARIS | Media freedom group records increase in journalists killed

PARIS — Media freedom group Reporters Without Borders said Tuesday it has recorded an increase in the number of journalists killed and imprisoned worldwide so far this year. The Paris-based group, also known by its French acronym RSF, said 63 journalists died in relation to their jobs from Jan. 1 to Dec. 1, 2018, compared … Continue reading PARIS | Media freedom group records increase in journalists killed

BERLIN | German agency site addresses 9/11, other conspiracy theories

BERLIN (AP) — A German government agency tasked with providing unbiased political information has launched a website suggesting that the U.S. government staged the 9/11 attacks and that aircraft contrails are poisonous — to show how illogical conspiracy theories are. The Federal Agency for Civic Education said Monday that the mock videos on the website … Continue reading BERLIN | German agency site addresses 9/11, other conspiracy theories