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Philly.com
Best books of 2017, according to our staffDitto for this one, Dorjkhand says, which “brings to a close the paranormal Hid
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Ditto for this one, Dorjkhand says, which “brings to a close the paranormal Hidden Legacy series.” And One for the Editor Snopes by William Faulkner ($28). Near the end of his career, the Nobel-winner and his editors sat down and wove together... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Petition to fire Crawford investigator who told man to behead dog nears 170K signaturesbe completed. Goodwin's story also quickly spread across social media around t
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
be completed. Goodwin's story also quickly spread across social media around the world, prompting fact-checking website Snopes to put up a story verifying the claims with WMAZ as a source. © 2017 WMAZ-TV Crawford Co. man says deputy shot his... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
7 reasons to avoid the 'Secret Sister' gift exchange scamIt's nothing new. The first Secret Sister gift exchanges started circulating on
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
It's nothing new. The first Secret Sister gift exchanges started circulating on Facebook around October 2015, according to Snopes.com. Don't fall for it this time around. 4. You feel stupid. Nobody wants to waste time or energy waiting for... Read more
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Daily Journal
7 reasons to avoid the 'Secret Sister' gift exchange scamIt's nothing new. The first Secret Sister gift exchanges started circulating on
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
It's nothing new. The first Secret Sister gift exchanges started circulating on Facebook around October 2015, according to Snopes.com. Don't fall for it this time around. 4. You feel stupid. Nobody wants to waste time or energy waiting for... Read more
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Daily Record
7 reasons to avoid the 'Secret Sister' gift exchange scamIt's nothing new. The first Secret Sister gift exchanges started circulating on
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
It's nothing new. The first Secret Sister gift exchanges started circulating on Facebook around October 2015, according to Snopes.com. Don't fall for it this time around. 4. You feel stupid. Nobody wants to waste time or energy waiting for... Read more
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York Daily Record
7 reasons to avoid the 'Secret Sister' gift exchange scamIt's nothing new. The first Secret Sister gift exchanges started circulating on
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
It's nothing new. The first Secret Sister gift exchanges started circulating on Facebook around October 2015, according to Snopes.com. Don't fall for it this time around. 4. You feel stupid. Nobody wants to waste time or energy waiting for... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
News or Noise: Post claims Hatchimal Bath Bombs caused burnsreached out to Spin Master, the company behind Hatchimals. They never got back
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
reached out to Spin Master, the company behind Hatchimals. They never got back to me but they sent the website Snopes a statement saying they're saddened by the girls injuries and are aware of the Facebook post and are looking into the... Read more
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Babyology
Should you be worried about Hatchimals bath bombs hurting your child's skin?one it was blue and she had no problems so probably just a bad batch.”“Prematur
Babyology / Posted 3 days ago
one it was blue and she had no problems so probably just a bad batch.”“Premature to comment further” Myth-debunking site Snopes got in touch with Spin Master, the company who licensed the Hatchimals products, to get their view on the “dangerous”... Read more
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Breitbart
Facebook Informs Breitbart Gloria Allred Yearbook Forgery is Fake Newsadding warning labels on stories they deem to be false, with the help of partis
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
adding warning labels on stories they deem to be false, with the help of partisan “fact-checking” organizations such as Snopes and PolitiFact. Breitbart News has reached out to Facebook for comment, although no reply was received by the time of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Heroic or dangerous? Experts advise not to try saving wild animals from wildfireslandscapes, Sullivan adds. False information about helping wild animals has al
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
landscapes, Sullivan adds. False information about helping wild animals has also spread. Rumor-investigating website Snopes deemed false a claim that the “Forestry Department” told Southern Californians to leave buckets of water in their... Read more
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Irish Examiner
5 hoaxes not to fall for this Christmasquick scour of the mall’s social media shows regular festive celebrations and d
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
quick scour of the mall’s social media shows regular festive celebrations and detective work by hoax-busting website Snopes found another picture of the tree posted on Facebook by an Egyptian news organisation over Christmas 2015, just two... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Church focus of social media backlash after apparently endorsing Roy Moore on signits marquee. The pastor asked that the sign’s wording be removed two days afte
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 days ago
its marquee. The pastor asked that the sign’s wording be removed two days after it was put up. Online fact-checking site Snopes confirmed that The Living Way Ministries did have the sign up and it isn’t the only house of worship putting a... Read more
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ajc.com
Church focus of social media backlash after apparently endorsing Roy Moore on signits marquee. The pastor asked that the sign’s wording be removed two days afte
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
its marquee. The pastor asked that the sign’s wording be removed two days after it was put up. Online fact-checking site Snopes confirmed that The Living Way Ministries did have the sign up and it isn’t the only house of worship putting a... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Church focus of social media backlash after apparently endorsing Roy Moore on signits marquee. The pastor asked that the sign’s wording be removed two days afte
Dayton Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
its marquee. The pastor asked that the sign’s wording be removed two days after it was put up. Online fact-checking site Snopes confirmed that The Living Way Ministries did have the sign up and it isn’t the only house of worship putting a... Read more
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International Business Times
Did Angelina Jolie-wannabe 'Corpse Bride' get 50 surgeries done? Find the latest details here coverage, the Iranian teen had made her Instagram account private. But now, ac
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
coverage, the Iranian teen had made her Instagram account private. But now, according to a fact-checking website named Snopes, an Instagram account using Tabar's name has rebuffed the reports that she experienced as many as 50 surgeries. On 28... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Book Review: 'All My Dogs' Is Touching And Fascinatingit does.” In the course of his lifetime, Mr. Henderson had a total of 13 dogs:
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 12 days ago
it does.” In the course of his lifetime, Mr. Henderson had a total of 13 dogs: “My dogs have been called Trixie, Duke, Snopes, Ellen, Rocky, Sophie, Charlie, Airport, Opie, Lulu, Max, St. Francis of Assisi (Franny), and Sedgwick: from the time... Read more
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Daily Mail
Teenager transforms her face using make-up to look like Angelina Jolieand plump lips Fresh-faced: This photograph is purported to be of Sahar before
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
and plump lips Fresh-faced: This photograph is purported to be of Sahar before her dramatic makeover According to Snopes, an Instagram account using Sahar's name shared a post addressing followers which read: 'The picture that you’re... Read more
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International Business Times
Dubai reassure residents that Pepsi doesn't give you HIV is not the first time Pepsi has faced unsubstaniated and unscientific rumours a
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
is not the first time Pepsi has faced unsubstaniated and unscientific rumours about its products. According to Snopes, a similar rumour that a worker was injecting HIV-infected blood into drinks circulated around 2011. It also affected... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Iranian teen allegedly undergoes surgeries to look like Angelina Jolieothers also suggest she has used Photoshop or an editing software to edit her p
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
others also suggest she has used Photoshop or an editing software to edit her photos. According to online fact checker Snopes, a Nov 28 post from a separate Instagram account with her name also countered the reports of 50 surgeries, adding that... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Alternative Fact of the Week: Made-up MuslimsNetherlands assaulting a young man on crutches. The incident did happen, as var
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 days ago
Netherlands assaulting a young man on crutches. The incident did happen, as various sources from fact-checking sites like Snopes confirm, but it just didn’t involve a Muslim immigrant; the perpetrator who was caught and convicted earlier this year... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump says all television networks except Fox News should compete for 'fake news trophy'spread quickly. In reality, only some professors changed the test dates or made
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
spread quickly. In reality, only some professors changed the test dates or made them "take home" tests. According to Snopes, these changes were due to the fact that students stayed up late during election night, not that they were too upset... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Trump says all television networks except Fox News should compete for 'fake news trophy'spread quickly. In reality, only some professors changed the test dates or made
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
spread quickly. In reality, only some professors changed the test dates or made them "take home" tests. According to Snopes, these changes were due to the fact that students stayed up late during election night, not that they were too upset... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Pokemon Go creator confirms Harry Potter augmented reality gamein a statement. The Harry Potter AR game has been long rumored but was ultimat
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 21 days ago
in a statement. The Harry Potter AR game has been long rumored but was ultimately labeled a hoax by fact-checking site Snopes. The website said memes and petitions snowballed into a rumor that the concept was becoming a reality. Snopes has... Read more
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The Hill
Trump’s first White House Christmas includes annual Nativity scenethe birth of Jesus Christ. Rumors have circulated online that the scene was no
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
the birth of Jesus Christ. Rumors have circulated online that the scene was not displayed during the Obama administration. Snopes debunked this claim, however, citing a photo of the Nativity scene on display in the White House's East Room in 2016... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Inside Google’s struggle to filter lies from breaking newsas people searched for his name. Yet by the next day, those searches produced t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
as people searched for his name. Yet by the next day, those searches produced top results from fact-check sites, such as Snopes, and other news outlets dispelling the connection. (Of course, a lot fewer people were reading the news by then.) At... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Inside Google’s struggle to filter lies from breaking newsas people searched for his name. Yet by the next day, those searches produced t
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
as people searched for his name. Yet by the next day, those searches produced top results from fact-check sites, such as Snopes, and other news outlets dispelling the connection. (Of course, a lot fewer people were reading the news by then.) At... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
NFL Might Address Anthem Protests By Keeping Players In Locker Roomsbeen required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the a
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 24 days ago
been required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the anthem. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy told Snopes that players used to stay in their locker rooms for "The Star-Spangled Banner" during primetime games due to "network... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
NFL Might Address Anthem Protests By Keeping Players In Locker Roomsbeen required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the a
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 24 days ago
been required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the anthem. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy told Snopes that players used to stay in their locker rooms for "The Star-Spangled Banner" during primetime games due to "network... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
NFL Might Address Anthem Protests By Keeping Players In Locker Roomsbeen required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the a
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
been required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the anthem. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy told Snopes that players used to stay in their locker rooms for "The Star-Spangled Banner" during primetime games due to "network... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
NFL Might Address Anthem Protests By Keeping Players In Locker Roomsbeen required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the a
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 24 days ago
been required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the anthem. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy told Snopes that players used to stay in their locker rooms for "The Star-Spangled Banner" during primetime games due to "network... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
NFL Might Address Anthem Protests By Keeping Players In Locker Roomsbeen required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the a
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 24 days ago
been required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the anthem. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy told Snopes that players used to stay in their locker rooms for "The Star-Spangled Banner" during primetime games due to "network... Read more
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KIVI Boise
NFL Might Address Anthem Protests By Keeping Players In Locker Roomsbeen required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the a
KIVI Boise / Posted 24 days ago
been required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the anthem. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy told Snopes that players used to stay in their locker rooms for "The Star-Spangled Banner" during primetime games due to "network... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
NFL Might Address Anthem Protests By Keeping Players In Locker Roomsbeen required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the a
KGTV San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
been required to do so since 2009, and they still don't have to stand for the anthem. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy told Snopes that players used to stay in their locker rooms for "The Star-Spangled Banner" during primetime games due to "network... Read more
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WA Today
Fake news? Google has a problem with evil unicornsas people searched for his name. Yet by Monday, those searches produced top re
WA Today / Posted 28 days ago
as people searched for his name. Yet by Monday, those searches produced top results from fact-check sites, such as Snopes, and other news outlets dispelling the connection. (Of course, a lot fewer people were reading the news by then). At... Read more
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Canberra Times
Fake news? Google has a problem with evil unicornsas people searched for his name. Yet by Monday, those searches produced top re
Canberra Times / Posted 28 days ago
as people searched for his name. Yet by Monday, those searches produced top results from fact-check sites, such as Snopes, and other news outlets dispelling the connection. (Of course, a lot fewer people were reading the news by then). At... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Graphic image from Call of Duty: WWII raises questions among parentsone of the companies that helped create Call of Duty: World War II, released a
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 29 days ago
one of the companies that helped create Call of Duty: World War II, released a statement to the fact-checking website Snopes after the image was released. He said: “Some very, very dark things happened during this conflict and it felt wrong... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fake news? Google has a problem with evil unicornsas people searched for his name. Yet by Monday, those searches produced top re
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 29 days ago
as people searched for his name. Yet by Monday, those searches produced top results from fact-check sites, such as Snopes, and other news outlets dispelling the connection. (Of course, a lot fewer people were reading the news by then). At... Read more
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The Age
Fake news? Google has a problem with evil unicornsas people searched for his name. Yet by Monday, those searches produced top re
The Age / Posted 29 days ago
as people searched for his name. Yet by Monday, those searches produced top results from fact-check sites, such as Snopes, and other news outlets dispelling the connection. (Of course, a lot fewer people were reading the news by then). At... Read more
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First Coast News
Graphic image from Call of Duty: WWII raises questions among parentsone of the companies that helped create Call of Duty: World War II, released a
First Coast News / Posted 29 days ago
one of the companies that helped create Call of Duty: World War II, released a statement to the fact-checking website Snopes after the image was released. He said: “Some very, very dark things happened during this conflict and it felt wrong... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Copy of Here's why you likely don't have one of those valuable 1970 quartersunlikely that the average person would find such a coin in his or her possessio
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 30 days ago
unlikely that the average person would find such a coin in his or her possession. According to the urban myth-busting site Snopes, the 1970 quarter with the mint error was a proof coin and never released into circulation. It is unknown how many... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Copy of Here's why you likely don't have one of those valuable 1970 quartersunlikely that the average person would find such a coin in his or her possessio
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 30 days ago
unlikely that the average person would find such a coin in his or her possession. According to the urban myth-busting site Snopes, the 1970 quarter with the mint error was a proof coin and never released into circulation. It is unknown how many... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Copy of Here's why you likely don't have one of those valuable 1970 quartersunlikely that the average person would find such a coin in his or her possessio
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 30 days ago
unlikely that the average person would find such a coin in his or her possession. According to the urban myth-busting site Snopes, the 1970 quarter with the mint error was a proof coin and never released into circulation. It is unknown how many... Read more
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Business Standard India
Inside Google's struggle to filter lies from breaking news"antifa" as people searched for his name. Yet by Monday, those searches produce
Business Standard India / Posted 30 days ago
"antifa" as people searched for his name. Yet by Monday, those searches produced top results from fact-check sites, such as Snopes, and other news outlets dispelling the connection. (Of course, a lot fewer people were reading the news by then). At... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fil-Ams star in Chicago thriller on fake news, media manipulationwe must be diligent about researching and validating a story before we just pos
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
we must be diligent about researching and validating a story before we just post the link onto our social media account. Snopes, FactCheck, Politifact, PunditFact are all great websites to check the veracity of a statement, report, or article.... Read more

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