False reports that Mark Zuckerberg is retiring from Facebook in 2018 cropped up after Zuckerberg voiced disappointed with the platform’s overall impact on society.
A website that allows users to create fake tweets from public figures is behind false reports that U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee tweeted that President Trump is determined to start war with North Japan.
False rumors that federal agents raided a mosque in Michigan came from a website that describes its content as “conservative satire.”
A website known for publishing fabricated reports is behind bogus claims that George Soros suffered a massive heart attack in Hungary on Christmas Eve.
False rumors that the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals legalized Sharia Law came from websites that describe their content as “fiction.”
Reports that David Cassidy dies at 67 in November 2017 weren’t true, but Cassidy was in critical condition with organ failure at th time.
A website that publishes “satirical fiction” is behind fabricated reports that police in Philadelphia took a knee, leaving Redskins players stranded in a locker room overnight.
Kimberley Suchomel survived the Las Vegas mass shooting and died a week later, but she wasn’t a witness who identified a second shooter.
A fake news website is behind false reports that a creepy clown was arrested for murdering 18 people at a haunted house.
A website that publishes satirical fiction is behind false reports that the Saints were stranded on a runway after flight crew took a knee.