France's polling commission warns that a Russian news story saying Fillon is in first place is 'non-representative' of the polling reality.
News organizations are teaming up with tech giants to fact-check stories shared online.
German authorities have braced for what they believe to be a campaign of Russian-sponsored hacking and fake news against Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Moscow is naming and shaming major U.S. news organizations for their coverage of Russia.
Watergate journalist Carl Bernstein says the president's attacks on the media are 'more treacherous than Richard Nixon's attacks on the press.'
Citizens are the new gatekeepers of information, and they have a responsibility to check their sources.
The fake news mindset can be traced back to the campus.
In the Quebec mosque attack, misreporting meant the attack was characterized as “Muslim terrorism" and boosted far-right propaganda.
After the "Pizzagate" shooting, we discuss whether the problem of fake news is out of control.
Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe also fell victim to a cyber hack that used tools attributed to a Russian group.
Academic institutions and libraries are adapting to a sharply polarized landscape that doesn't neatly divide into primary and secondary sources.
Yahoo had a terrible year, with news of multiple hacks that compromised users' data.
Unabated toxic discourse and misinformation in online comment sections have distorted the populace’s understanding of information and facilitated its en vogue rejection of facts.
The Democratic candidate has said that false news stories were putting “lives at risk.”