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GOOGLE DENIES TRUMP CHARGE IT RIGS TRUMP NEWS SEARCHES

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President Donald Trump says Google and other tech companies are “treading on very, very troubled territory”.

President Donald Trump is accusing Google and other U.S. tech companies of rigging search results about him “so that almost all stories & news is BAD” — and though he is offering no evidence, a top adviser says the White House is “taking a look” at whether Google should face federal regulation.

Google is pushing back sharply, saying Trump’s claim simply wasn’t true: “We never rank search results to manipulate political sentiment.”

The president’s tweets Tuesday echoed his familiar attacks on the news media

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