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Fake news? No, Mueller report shows journalists mostly got it right on Trump, Russia  Chicago Tribune

President Donald Trump and his team love to deride stories as "fake news," but it's clear from Robert Mueller's report that the special counsel isn't buying it.

image Technology Who Shares Fake News?  Next Avenue

Americans 65 and older share more fake news than others. Why?

This Is How You Can Stop Fake News From Infiltrating Your Mind, According to Science  ScienceAlert

Although the term itself is not new, fake news presents a growing threat for societies across the world. Only a small amount of fake news is needed to disrupt a ...

image Election 2019: Labor Targeted By Facebook Fake News Campaign  Junkee

A post is circulating on Facebook claiming that Labor plan to introduce a heavy 'death tax'. Only, it's completely fake news.

Why You Should Stop Saying "Fake News": Media in 60 Seconds  GZERO Media

"Fake news" is a weaponized term and completely useless at describing the complexity of the situation.

image A cognitive scientist explains why humans are so susceptible to fake news and misinformation  Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard

"We might like to think of our memory as an archivist that carefully preserves events, but sometimes it's more like a storyteller."

'Fake News' Not So Fake After All  wgbh.org

Despite the President's favorite catchphrase to denounce critical press, the Mueller report concluded that many stories he called fake were true – something the ...

Fake News: A look at what didn’t happen this week  The Detroit News

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals.

image India: Fake News and Agitprop | Human Rights  Al Jazeera America

We investigate the threat posed to democracy in India by those who use fake news to advance extreme nationalism.

image DARE: Mueller Report Suggests the 'Fake News' Came from Trump, Not the News Media  PEN America

Mueller report assesses where White House misled, lied to, or falsely discredited journalists and their reporting. American Media Inc. sells National...

The 'fake news' came from Trump, not the news media, Mueller report suggests  Akron Beacon Journal

If special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation makes one thing clear, it's that many of the news reports that President Donald Trump branded as "fake news" ...

Competition for readers among Peru's tabloids leads to more fake news  PRI

When reporters arrived at the home of former Peruvian President Alan García on Wednesday, they thought they were witnessing a van taking him to jail on ...