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Amy Schumer Cancels Interview With Sinclair-Owned TV Station

Actor Amy Schumer has canceled a scheduled interview with a TV station owned by Sinclair, the broadcasting giant which has been under fire in recent days for forcing its anchors to...

Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg: “I Take Responsibility For This”

Facebook hasn’t yet discovered another Cambridge Analytica–esque data leak, its COO Sheryl Sandberg told BuzzFeed News in an interview Thursday.Sandberg’s remarks are Facebook’s first on its search for other companies like...

Scott Pruitt Has More Questions To Answer, EPA Ethics Officials Say

Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt still has ethical questions to answer over his renting of a Washington, DC, apartment last year that was owned by the wife of an energy...

These Messages Show Julian Assange Talked About Seeking Hacked Files From Guccifer 2.0

Twitter DMs obtained by BuzzFeed News show that in the summer of 2016, WikiLeaks was working to obtain files from Guccifer 2.0, an online hacktivist persona linked to by Russian military...

Bernie Sanders’ Revolution Needs Black Voters To Win. But Can He Talk To Them?

On Wednesday at an MLK event, Sanders said that Barack Obama's charisma obscured Democratic failures over the last decade — a critique that ignited a sharp rebuke from black Democrats who...

New York Just Passed A Bill Banning Cops From Having Sex With People In...

State lawmakers in New York passed a bill Thursday to prohibit cops from having sex with people in custody, closing a legal loophole that has let police avoid sexual assault convictions...