Two days after Twitter tagged his tweets for fact-checking, Trump said he will introduce legislation that may scrap or weaken a law that has long protected internet companies. It's an extraordinary attempt to intervene in the media that experts said was unlikely to survive legal scrutiny.
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Tyson Foods will shut U.S. pork plant as more workers catch COVID-19
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China parliament advances Hong Kong security law as U.S. tensions rise
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