Anonymous Source Tracker

Washington Post


Democrats demand to see Mueller report as battle shifts - The ...
People familiar with the calls requested anonymity to discuss them freely. Republicans unified to call for Congress to move on. “This case is closed,” said House ...

Washington Post    March 25, 2019


Anonymous customers leave $2,000 tip to surprise of waiters - The ...
Silver Street Tavern waitress Samantha Clark says the couple, who asked to remain anonymous, was friendly and easy to wait on, although the man said ...

Washington Post    March 25, 2019


In Syria, Assad loyalists are turning on their government as living ...
... has not brought the respite residents were hoping for, said a Damascus-based writer, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because he fears for his safety.

Washington Post    March 25, 2019


Dispute erupts over Mueller's findings on Trump, Russia and ...
A person familiar with the matter said there were no current plans to turn over the document to the White House, which still had not seen it Monday. The person ...

Washington Post    March 25, 2019


Israeli military jets strike targets in Gaza after rocket from Palestinian ...
An official close to the prime minister's office, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said Netanyahu had been apprised by security officials “night and day ” ...

Washington Post    March 25, 2019


The Latest: Avenatti ordered released on $300K bond - The ...
A person familiar with details of the Michael Avenatti extortion investigation tells The Associated Press that celebrity attorney Mark Geragos is a co-conspirator in  ...

Washington Post    March 25, 2019


Blast kills 8 children collecting scrap metal in Sudan - The ...
The officials say the explosion happened Saturday in Omdurman, the twin city of the capital, Khartoum. They spoke on condition of anonymity because they were  ...

Washington Post    March 24, 2019


Trump lays low as he awaits findings of Mueller report - The ...
That's according to people close to the White House, who insisted on anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the matter publicly. Still, it was ...

Washington Post    March 24, 2019


AP source: Verlander, Astros to add $66M for 2020, '21 - The ...
The person spoke Saturday on the condition of anonymity because the deal had not been announced. The agreement was first reported by KRIV-FOX 26.

Washington Post    March 23, 2019


Jimenez says contract with White Sox is dream come true - The ...
A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press Wednesday, March 20, 2019, that the Chicago White Sox are nearing a $43 million, six-year ...

Washington Post    March 23, 2019


Police arrest suspect in daytime shootout in Northwest Washington ...
Surveillance video posted by police “is chilling,” said one area resident who declined to be named because of safety fears. A witness told the PoPville website of ...

Washington Post    March 23, 2019


AP source: Astros agree to 2-year extension with Verlander - The ...
Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros have agreed on a $66 million, two-year contract extension, according to a person with direct knowledge of the situation.

Washington Post    March 23, 2019


Brazilian miner Vale says dam in danger of collapse - The ...
The Vale spokesperson, who asked not to be identified in line with company policy, said 442 people had been relocated in temporary housing or with family ...

Washington Post    March 23, 2019


Democrats insist on pursuing Trump investigations no matter what ...
The committee chairs discussed their inquiries during the call, according to participants who spoke on the condition of anonymity to freely discuss the ...

Washington Post    March 23, 2019


GM stages $1.4 billion U.S. investment announcement to appease ...
The spending at a Michigan factory is not a direct result of the president's pushing , two people familiar with the matter said.

Washington Post    March 22, 2019


U.S. sanctions Iranian scientists over concerns about nuclear ...
... very much continues to exist in Iran,” said a senior administration official, speaking on the condition of anonymity under ground rules for briefing reporters.

Washington Post    March 22, 2019


Boeing's NASA moon rocket: billions over budget, short on missions ...
One estimate had the rocket launch as late as November 2021, and NASA's leaders were furious, according to people who spoke on the condition of anonymity ...

Washington Post    March 22, 2019


Will Apple's new streaming service give Netflix and Hulu a run for ...
According to one person briefed on the matter, Apple has even considered distributing its original content outside of its own platform, a sign that the hardware ...

Washington Post    March 22, 2019


Indonesian airline wants to cancel Boeing order after crash - The ...
Earlier this week, a person briefed on the matter told The Associated Press that U.S. prosecutors are looking into the development of the 737 Max jets.

Washington Post    March 22, 2019


Schumer meets with Stacey Abrams about possible Senate bid for ...
... Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, who is trying to recruit her to run for the Senate next year, according to two sources with knowledge of the meeting.

Washington Post    March 22, 2019


Mueller report: Attorney general not expected to finish 'principal ...
“They're working basically hand in hand,” said the official, who like others spoke on the condition of anonymity to share general insights about the attorney ...

Washington Post    March 22, 2019


Liberal groups plan early anti-Trump campaign efforts in key 2020 ...
We are not shy about how we won last time and how we are going to win again,” said a person close to the Trump campaign, who was not authorized to speak ...

Washington Post    March 21, 2019


Growing match-fixing probe in tennis snares more players - The ...
The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they aren't authorized to publicly discuss the investigation. The probe is being led by authorities in ...

Washington Post    March 21, 2019


New Zealand: Alleged mosque shooter Brenton Tarrant lived quiet ...
“He was bizarrely quiet,” said Brooke, who asked to be identified only by her first name in attempts to maintain some privacy while the spotlight is on Dunedin.

Washington Post    March 21, 2019


Don't do it, Stacey Abrams - The Washington Post
Axios's Mike Allen, who broke the story Thursday, quoted a source close to Biden as saying the dramatic pick of an African American woman who is a rising star ...

Washington Post    March 21, 2019


Media tracked

Click on the name below to view anonymous sources published by that news site


Cautions

  • The tracker searches for commonly used phrases used to identify anonymous sources so misses anonymously sourced articles that do not use those phrases.
  • Some matches are false and the article is not anonymously sourced.
  • Some articles are duplicates because they appeared on multiple news sites. These are typically from wire services.
  • Some articles are duplicates because they have different urls but come from the same news site.
  • Some articles refer to anonymous sources but are not themselves anonymously sourced.
  • Articles that do not have a publication date in Google search results or the URL are not included.
  • The tracker does not distinguish between good use and misuse of anonymous sources.


More about this