John Darwin's bungled "disappearance" is now the subject of an ITV drama. But it wasn't as laughable as it seemed to those he left in his wake.
True crime author Paul Harrison claimed he'd interviewed the world's most infamous murderers – only to be exposed as a fraud and scammer.
Researchers say thousands of COVID hoax videos—some from accounts tied to President Bolsonaro—are disappearing from YouTube after a government probe.
The video is obviously faked, but it's still setting the anti-vaxx internet on fire.
Four ways to survive the social media "infodemic."
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In both 2016 and 2017, only about .3 percent of reported hate crimes turned out to be fake.
A paper that claimed the quality of information doesn't factor into how viral it becomes under conditions of "information overload" has been retracted.
A new study found that age was the main factor that determined whether someone would spread misinformation on Facebook.
In part two of "Mass Confusion," journalist Adi Renaldi meets the people who create black campaigns and learns how a hoax goes from an operative's Twitter account to trending in a matter of minutes.
In part one of "Mass Confusion," writer Adi Renaldi meets the people who are trying to combat the spread of hoaxes in the run-up to April's election.