eBay Founder Commits Millions to Fight Fake News

The fight against fake news got a sizeable boost to its coffers Wednesday. Billionaire Pierre Omidyar, founder of eBay, committed $100 million to support investigative journalism and stop fake news. The funding will be spread out over the next three years and work to bolster independent media across the globe, Omidyar’s philanthropic group—the Omidyar Network—announced. The…