Alex Jones turns on Donald Trump and backs Ron DeSantis, a sign that Trump is losing his grip on the far-right

businessinsider.com Jones said he will no longer "pigheadedly" back Donald Trump. Instead, he is backing DeSantis, who he says went from "awesome" to "unbelievably good."

Alex Jones Endorses 'Someone Way Better Than Trump'

newsweek.com Infowars conspiracy theorist Alex Jones blasted Trump for backing "poisonous" COVID-19 vaccines before endorsing "someone way better" for president in 2024.

Alex Jones must face defamation case in Connecticut despite bankruptcy filing, judge rules

nbcnews.com Chris Mattei, an attorney for the plaintiffs, praised the bankruptcy judge’s decision, "We’re grateful the bankruptcy court saw through Alex Jones’s brazen effort to block a jury from being empaneled and holding him...

Case against Alex Jones can proceed, Connecticut judge says

apnews.com BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A federal bankruptcy judge on Monday cleared the way for a defamation lawsuit in Connecticut to proceed against Infowars host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones.The case was filed by...

Exclusive: Inside the Alex Jones jury room: tensions, pizza and 'lizard people'

reuters.com As the jury in the Alex Jones defamation trial gathered in a conference room in a Texas courthouse on Aug. 5 to decide how much the U.S. conspiracy theorist owed to two parents of a murdered Sandy Hook first-grader,...

5 cartoons about the Alex Jones verdict

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Alex Jones's Infowars Sees Surging Sales Since Sandy Hook Trial

wsj.com Infowars sales have surged unexpectedly in recent weeks, lawyers for the conspiracy website said, timing that coincides with a high-profile defamation trial against its founder, Alex Jones.

House report details grisly threats to election workers

axios.com A report from the House Oversight Committee offers new details into how election misinformation has hamstrung the work of election offices and spurred a deluge of violent threats against their workers.Why it matters:...

Alex Jones Lied About My Child. But I Forgave Him'

newsweek.com The compassion I felt for Alex Jones fueled my expression as I stated my truth for the world to hear.

Will the Alex Jones verdict tame conspiracy culture?

theweek.com A Texas jury last week ruled that Infowars founder Alex Jones should pay the parents of one of the children killed in the Sandy Hook school shooting nearly $50 million in compensatory and punitive damages for...

Japan's PM to reshuffle cabinet in 'damage control' amid Unification Church furore

investing.com By Elaine Lies and Yoshifumi Takemoto TOKYO - Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida will reshuffle his cabinet, removing some ministers with links to the Unification Church in a bid to stem plunging support amid...

Alex Jones Has $49.3M Tax Write Off, But Plaintiffs Pay IRS Tax On Verdict

forbes.com A Texas jury rendered a verdict in Alex Jones’ defamation trial, ordering Jones to pay $45.2 million in punitive damages on top of $4.1 million in compensatory damages to Neil Heslin and Scarlett Lewis, the parents...

Israeli forces kill two Palestinian gunmen in battle; teen killed in clashes

investing.com NABLUS, West Bank - Israeli security forces killed a Palestinian militant commander and another fighter in a gunbattle in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, the military said, triggering further clashes in which...

After New Mexico killings, Muslims are on edge

investing.com By Andrew Hay - Albuquerque business owner Mula Akbar now carries a pistol most of the time after three Muslim men he knew were ambushed and killed in New Mexico's largest city in the last 10 days. He said he and...

A year after Taliban's return, some women fight for lost freedoms

investing.com By Mohammad Yunus Yawar KABUL - Monesa Mubarez is not going to give up the rights she and other Afghan women won during 20 years of Western-backed rule easily. Before the hardline Islamist Taliban movement swept...