Fake News

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March 15, 2019 - 3:46 pm
A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week
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February 22, 2019 - 5:31 pm
A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week.
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January 09, 2019 - 2:55 pm
By SETH BORENSTEIN , AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Sharing false information on Facebook is old. People over 65 and ultra conservatives shared about seven times more fake information masquerading as news on the social media site than younger adults, moderates and super liberals during the...
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a Trump supporter holds up a T-shirt reading "You Are Fake News"
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October 30, 2018 - 8:40 pm
"I'm 6-foot-5, 300 pounds," he said. "I've had somebody try to grab my camera. When it gets to that point, where does it stop? It's a tough time to be a journalist."
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Facebook War Room
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October 18, 2018 - 8:30 pm
In an otherwise innocuous part of Facebook's expansive Silicon Valley campus, a locked door bears a taped-on sign that reads "War Room." Behind the door lies a nerve center the social network has set up to combat fake accounts and bogus news stories ahead of upcoming elections.
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July 13, 2018 - 3:31 pm
A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts:
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June 08, 2018 - 4:23 pm
By The Associated Press A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts: ___ NOT REAL: Delta Airline is celebrating...
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Fake News
Robert Mangino
May 16, 2018 - 6:08 pm
Fake news! In recent years it’s become a big topic – and a big problem. But can you spot it to stop it?
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April 14, 2018 - 3:02 pm
A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media.
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