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  1. FILE PHOTO: Kenny Rogers poses backstage after accepting the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement awa

    Corrected: Country star Kenny Rogers dismisses 'wild misinformation' about his health

    The Lucille star was recently admitted into a hospital in Georgia and treated for dehydration.
  2. FILE PHOTO: Silhouettes of laptop users are seen next to a screen projection of Facebook logo in th

    As Indian election looms, Facebook steps up fact-checks

  3. The WhatsApp app logo is seen on a smartphone in this illustration

    Facebook's WhatsApp limits users to five text forwards to curb rumours

    Facebook Inc's WhatsApp messenger service is globally limiting the number of times a user can forward a message to five, in a bid to fight ...
  4. A man poses with a smartphone in front of displayed Whatsapp logo in this illustration

    Government meets with WhatsApp over tracing of fake news: source

    Indian tech ministry officials met with senior WhatsApp executives this week to ask the Facebook Inc unit to start tracing the origins of ...
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    Brazil election battle rages over Facebook's WhatsApp

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    Facebook chief says Internet firms in 'arms race' for democracy

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    Commentary: People who share misinformation online rarely fact-check

    Biases might make you susceptible to manipulation on social media, say two observers from Indiana University.
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    Commentary: Would you know if you’ve been fed a deliberate online falsehood? Probably not

    Nanyang Technological University’s Edson C Tandoc Jr sheds light on why tackling deliberate online falsehoods is an uphill climb that deserves ...
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    Facebook 'context' button is latest effort to fight fake news