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China didn't fire on U.S. Navy Ship: NYPost, UPI, Twitter accounts hacked
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China didn't fire on U.S. Navy Ship: NYPost, UPI, Twitter accounts hacked
by Sydney Smith
January 18, 2015 05:00 AM EST
The New York Post and United Press International both falsely reported that a Chinese ship fired on a U.S. Navy ship. But the outlets didn't have a major fact checking flop. They were...
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Russia Today, Boko Harem & ISIS? NY Times didn't offer RT rebuttal before publishing Andrew Lack attack
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Russia Today, Boko Harem & ISIS? NY Times didn't offer RT rebuttal before publishing Andrew Lack attack
by Sydney Smith
January 24, 2015 01:58 PM EST
Do state-funded Russian news outlet Russia Today and terrorist groups Boko Harem and ISIS belong in the same category? The new chair of the Broadcasting Board of...
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CNN Scores FAA Permit to Fly Drones for Future Newsgathering
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CNN Scores FAA Permit to Fly Drones for Future Newsgathering
by Sydney Smith
January 21, 2015 05:00 AM EST
CNN got a permit to research using drones in its journalism, Gizmodo reported.  CNN announced its "research agreement with the FAA" in a Jan. 12 press statement on its...
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Poison John Boehner Story Gets Boston.com Editor Fired
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Poison John Boehner Story Gets Boston.com Editor Fired
by Sydney Smith
January 15, 2015 07:42 PM EST
Boston.com fired associate editor Victor Paul Alvarez after he published a story questioning if U.S. House Speaker John Boehner had a drinking problem and joking about a death threat against...
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Australian Satire Site dupes Deadspin with Olympic basketball story
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Australian Satire Site dupes Deadspin with Olympic basketball story
by Sydney Smith
January 19, 2015 05:00 AM EST
Deadspin was duped by a satirical story claiming that the 2016 Olympics would have 3-on-3 basketball. The fake claims came from a satire article on the site The Betoota Advocate. The...
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Dr. Nancy Snyderman apologizes for 'scaring my community and the country' in Ebola Quarantine violation, Back on Air
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Dr. Nancy Snyderman apologizes for 'scaring my community and the country' in Ebola Quarantine violation, Back on Air
by Sydney Smith
December 03, 2014 01:59 PM EST
Dr. Nancy Snyderman apologized on air today for breaking her voluntary Ebola quarantine this fall.  "I stepped outside the boundaries of what I promised to do and what the public...
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Willie Nelson not a Duck Dynasty star, HuffPost corrects mix up
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Willie Nelson not a Duck Dynasty star, HuffPost corrects mix up
by Sydney Smith
January 24, 2015 05:00 AM EST
Willie Nelson is NOT on Duck Dynasty. iMediaEthics just came across a comical December mix-up from the Huffington Post.  On a story titled, "'Duck Dynasty' Star Willie...
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Amal Clooney backs off claim of Egypt's Threat of Her Arrest, Guardian stands by its story for now
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