Danley's name first came up because he was Facebook friends with Marilou Danley, whom police had described as a person of interest connected to the suspected shooter.
Fake news is back in a big way and threatening to distort the official version of events in Las Vegas, after Facebook and Google both promoted fallacious online stories that the shooter was an anti-Trump "liberal". As a (since-deleted) Gateway Pundit article stated, Danley is "Reportedly a Democrat Who Liked Rachel Maddow, MoveOn.org and Associated with Anti-Trump Army" based on information gleaned from his Facebook page. A profile of Danley put together on Everipedia, a Wikipedia-style site with much looser guidelines and moderation. So when the 4chan story began to circulate, it instantly rose to the top of Google's Top Stories section for this set of queries.
The search results below the top stories did little to help clarify the situation.
Authorities identified the gunman as Stephen Paddock, 64, of Nevada, but Google initially had surfaced a result from sleazy online forum 4chan identifying the killer as someone else.
GM Planning At Least 20 Electric Vehicles By 2023
GM has previously announced plans to make some of its future electric vehicles capable of driving themselves in robot taxi fleets. As for specifics, I expect that we'll learn more about the first of GM's upcoming electric vehicles over the next few months.
Flying Vettel puts pressure on Hamilton
The second session was curtailed by more than 20 minutes as a red flag ended running after the Haas of Romain Grosjean had a big accident as it suffered a major puncture from hitting an uncovered drain.
"Unfortunately, early this morning we were briefly surfacing an inaccurate 4chan website in our Search results for a small number of queries", a spokesperson for Google said in a statement. "Within hours, the 4chan story was algorithmically replaced by relevant results.This should not have appeared for any queries, and we'll continue to make algorithmic improvements to prevent this from happening in the future".
"Our Global Security Operations Center spotted these posts this morning and we have removed them".
The false claim, however, quickly spread across the internet and was amplified by Google.
The admission followed Google News' propagation of an incorrect name as a potential shooter in the tragic Las Vegas shooting on Sunday night. "We are working to fix the issue that allowed this to happen in the first place and deeply regret the confusion this caused", Fast Company quoted the social media giant as saying.
There were also several social media users who spread fake "missing friends" photos on Twitter, including the fake Twitter account Jack Sins, who shared a photo of a man claiming to be his missing father.
But Melbourne are not the best defensive side in the NRL for nothing, and they were content to give away penalty after penalty. Andrew Johns likened the Storm to artists at work, but it's hard to imagine any artist attaining such perfection first go.
Super Nintendo Entertainment System , to give its full name, is out now, right in time for Christmas, and it looks incredible. All you have to do to unlock it is complete the first level of Star Fox , and then an entirely new game is opened up to you.
Also under the old policy, subscriber-based services that did not abide by the FCF policy were demoted in the search results. The change in Google's policy comes as a number of news producers and publishers were unhappy with the system.
Simpson was convicted of stealing sports memorabilia during a botched heist which took place in a Las Vegas hotel room. According to Brooke Keast , the Nevada Department of Corrections spokeswoman said he seemed to be in good spirits.
In addition to his work in hockey, Strader also worked for the WNBA, the NBA D-League, college basketball and the Olympics. He was limited to calling five games with the Dallas Stars , the organization Strader was with the last two seasons.
Michy Batshuayi is the obvious replacement for Morata, but Conte had rarely turned to the young striker to lead Chelsea's line. Other experts say Morata could face eight weeks out, but Chelsea have still not placed an official time frame on his comeback.
Trump had a different tone during his weekly address, trying to offer encouragement for the workers in the relief effort. He's trying to make the case that his administration has been doing an "incredible job".
Tillerson was in China to meet President Xi Jinping in order to make preparations for Trump's state visit to Beijing in November. Trump has previously kept the door open to possible talks with North Korea .
The pilot came on over the loudspeaker and said the plane had lost one of its engines and would be landing in Canada , Adams said. Their version of the plane uses GP7200 engines, a giant turbofan built by General Electric and Pratt and Whitney of the US.
Nobel Prize Medicine winners announced
The week of the Nobel Prize in 2017 has started with the awarding of the Nobel Prize for Medicine and Physiology this 2 October. The research conducted on fruit flies isolated the " period " gene that controls the normal daily biological rhythm .
Test wins for Sri Lanka and South Africa
And eventually Sri Lanka , taking full advantage of winning the toss and batting first, came out as a slightly better side. Pakistan are 5/4 with Sky Bet for victory , Sri Lanka can be backed at 4/1 and the draw is on offer at 6/5.
"Let's Make a Deal" host Monty Hall passes away at 96
Moving to NY in 1955, he joined forces with writer-producer Stefan Hatos, and the two created the show that would make his name. Among the programs he hosted were "Cowboy Theater" in 1957, "Keep Talking", 1958, and " Video Village " in 1960.
Philadelphia Eagles vs. Los Angeles Chargers primer
First-round pick Mike Williams was ruled out earlier in the week, but it's nice to see him practicing albeit on a limited basis. They've done that despite the fact that they have the fourth most third downs of eight yards or more in the league (21 of 43).