4 Tips for Spotting a Fake News Story
by Christina Nagler
The year 2016 was newsworthy, to say the least. An unprecedented American election, Brexit, earthquakes, and outbreaks all contributed to some of the most compelling news in recent memory.
But mixed in with all the fair, factual, and well-researched reporting was something more sinister: Fake news, stories that seemed accurate, but were actually downright false.
While fake news has been circulating as long as its legitimate counterpart, it got a lot of play in 2016, thanks to the way we consume information.Read Full Article