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Evaluating News Stories: Fact Checkers

Fake news is a complex and growing problem for anyone doing research. This guide accompanies Dr. Johnson's COM 10 class

How to spot fake news in email and social media

How to check a website for false or misleading information:

Also from, a graphic on how to detect manipulated images.

Fact Checkers

Independent Fact-Checking sites for Fake News stories:

What fact checkers look for