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Definition of 'fake news'

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In the age of fake news, our audience can't avoid that connection. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Another recent report reckons people prefer fake news to real news. The Sun (2018)Germany is introducing criminal penalties for social-media companies that purvey fake news. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The lure of protectionism is the economic equivalent of fake news. Times, Sunday Times (2018)This week ministers announced the creation of a unit to tackle fake news. Times, Sunday Times (2018)Fake news has thrust narratives into the spotlight. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Research has shown that fake news is more likely to go viral than real. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Can this be true or is it more fake news? Times, Sunday Times (2017)Fake news is a deliberate act of forgery. Times, Sunday Times (2017)That's the thing about fake news, sometimes you just want it to be true. Times, Sunday Times (2017)

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