Alex Jones testifies in trial over his Sandy Hook hoax lies

Alex Jones testifies in Sandy Hook damages trial Alex Jones testifies in Sandy Hook damages trial 01:40 Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones took the stand Thursday at his defamation trial in Connecticut as he tries to limit the damages he must pay for promoting the lie that the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre was a hoax. … Read more

Alex Jones Will Testify About Sandy Hook Shooting Lies During Trial – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Seven days into his trial for calling the Sandy Hook school shooting a hoax, conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is expected to make his first courtroom appearance and begin testifying Thursday, as he and his lawyer try to limit damages he must pay to families who lost loved ones in the massacre. Jones has been in … Read more

Best Moments From Hillary And Chelsea Clinton’s Apple TV Show ‘Gutsy’

Gutsy, an eight-part docuseries starring and produced by Hillary and Chelsea Clinton, aims to shine a light on bold, brave women. Here are the best moments from the new Apple+ show. Hillary Clinton Authorizes A Coup D’État Hillary Clinton Authorizes A Coup D’État Dedicating the event to little girls everywhere, Hillary Clinton bravely overthrows a … Read more

Infowars Traffic Spiked As Alex Jones Told Sandy Hook Lies, Trial Reveals

WATERBURY, Conn. ― Opening arguments in a defamation trial against Alex Jones revealed how his site, Infowars, received massive spikes in traffic as he spread lies about the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. The arguments began on Tuesday for the trial, Jones’ second this year related to his Sandy Hook lies. A … Read more

Things to Do: Listen to Done Come Too Far by Shemekia Copeland

Like a lot of mothers who will see their first-born head off to kindergarten this month, Shemekia Copeland will cycle through a range of emotions once the drop-off actually happens. As a Black parent, she knows that she’ll eventually have to have what’s commonly known as “The Talk” with her now five-year-old son about what … Read more

Lauren Boebert and the Multiverse of Misinformation

There’s a reason that Representative Lauren Boebert so vociferously defended her right to disinform the public in fighting Homeland Security’s attempt to limit the lies spread on social media: because it’s her entire act. Take away abject dishonesty from Boebert’s bag of political tricks, and what have you got? A poorly educated, gun-obsessed failure of … Read more

Judge Investigates Alex Jones’ Legal Team After Sandy Hook Medical Records Are Leaked

The judge in a Sandy Hook defamation lawsuit against far-right conspiracy podcaster Alex Jones has launched an investigation of his legal team after the medical records of school parents were leaked. Medical and psychiatric records of some parents and relatives of the children killed in the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, … Read more

Alex Jones’s Texts With Some of Trump’s Closest Allies Just Got Turned Over to the Jan. 6 Committee

Last week, as conspiracy theorist Alex Jones was being questioned in court for spreading lies about the 2012 Sandy Hook elementary school shooting, the trial took a turn: attorney Mark Bankston, who is representing the victims’ parents, revealed that Jones’s own legal team had accidentally sent Bankston a digital copy of his entire cell phone. … Read more

“Sunday Morning” Full Episode 8/7

“Sunday Morning” Full Episode 8/7 – CBS News Watch CBS News Hosted by Jane Pauley. In our cover story, Tracy Smith looks at actions being taken in Nevada due to climate change. Plus: Seth Doane talks with writer-director Michael Mann about his new novel, a prequel/sequel to his classic heist film “Heat”; Kelefa Sanneh sits … Read more

Alex Jones and his “whole world of trouble”

Alex Jones and his “whole world of trouble” – CBS New York Watch CBS News On Friday a jury in Texas decided to punish Alex Jones for his on-air rants claiming that the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting was a hoax. CBS News legal analyst Rikki Kleiman talks with correspondent Martha Teichner about Jones’ … Read more