Tucker Carlson, the top-rated Fox News host who has built a following pushing conspiracy theories and lighting into the culture wars, on Friday flirted with a presidential run in his speech to a large gathering of Christian conservative voters in Des Moines, Iowa.
Viewers who watched Thursday evening’s hearing on the events of the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection at the U.S. Capitol likely learned stunning details about the attempt by supporters of former President Donald Trump to overturn the 2020 election. But not those who were watching Fox News.
At a conference in Chicago on Thursday on disinformation, journalists discussed how the mainstream media has lost the confidence of a substantial segment of its audience.
Primetime viewers of Fox News may be confused by the network’s recent coverage, as ardently pro-Trump hosts Sean Hannity and Tucker Carlson offer sharply divergent views on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s moves against Ukraine.
The top public health authorities in the Biden administration denounced misinformation about the coronavirus vaccines following an anti-vaccine rally in Washington, D.C., over the weekend and a falsehood-laden segment on Fox News on Tuesday night that has been widely shared on social media.
President Biden was caught on a hot mic Monday appearing to call Fox News reporter Peter Doocy a "stupid son of a bitch" in response to a question asked at the start of a White House event on lowering the prices of consumer goods.
The nation’s top infectious disease expert told Yahoo News that “inflammatory statements” are often followed by threats against him and his family.
Since his acquittal last week on all charges stemming from the deadly 2020 shootings in Kenosha, Wis., Kyle Rittenhouse has made several public appearances, granting cable interviews and meeting with the former president at his Palm Beach, Fla., resort.
The Biden administration is weighing whether to settle hundreds of lawsuits filed over family separation, a decision that could cost up to $1 billion.
During a Thursday trip to Chicago, President Biden defended his use of vaccination requirements to try to end the coronavirus pandemic.
A number of prominent GOP lawmakers and right-wing media figures turned heads last week by making strong statements in support of getting vaccinated against COVID-19.
Fox News host Sean Hannity urged viewers Monday night to “take COVID seriously,” saying he believes in the “science of vaccinations.” It appears that his fellow primetime hosts weren’t moved.
The president said false claims about COVID vaccines are "killing people." Will singling out Big Tech make a difference in the fight against vaccine hesitancy?
Fox News host Tucker Carlson continued to insist Tuesday that the National Security Agency had spied on his email and text communications and planned to leak sensitive information in an effort to "take this show off the air."
Claims that President Biden wants to compel Americans to cut back on hamburgers are false, but some environmentalists wish they were true.
At a press conference following his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Geneva, Switzerland, on Wednesday, President Biden disputed a journalist’s characterization of Chinese President Xi Jinping as an “old friend."
Democrats may snicker at those who come to the defense of Dr. Seuss and The Muppets, but cultural issues could be an effective political message for Republicans.
The former president called in to mourn the passing of the fiercely conservative radio host and repeated the false claim that the 2020 election was stolen from him.
Facing the threat of lawsuits for defamation, Fox News and the upstart right-wing network Newsmax have begun broadcasting segments walking back wild election fraud allegations against voting-machine and software manufacturers Smartmatic and Dominion.
In the wake of the presidential election, an alternate reality has taken hold among many Americans in which Joe Biden did not really defeat Donald Trump.
President Trump on Sunday gave his first interview since losing the Nov. 3 election. As he has done for almost four weeks, Trump continued to angrily deny that reality.
“The media has anointed men who have sex with men as the biggest threat to our survival from monkeypox.”
“Rich countries have ignored endemic monkeypox in West and Central Africa for far too long, despite having effective vaccines.”
“The biggest worry for Americans is not the disease: It’s that our response to it shows how little we have learned from COVID-19.”
“Monkeypox should be a relatively easier virus to control, but only if the United States takes the needed steps now.”
“Global health officials must advocate for and enact a unified, coherent approach to fighting the monkeypox pandemic.”