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article_number (int)url_of_article (string)fake_or_satire (class label)url_of_rebutting_article (string)
375
http://www.redflagnews.com/headlines-2016/cdc-proposes-rule-to-apprehend-and-detain-anyone-anywhere-at-any-time-for-any-duration-without-due-process-or-right-of-appeal-and-administer-forced-vaccinations
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/cdc-forced-vaccinations/
376
http://www.redflagnews.com/headlines-2016/-outrage-what-obama-just-did-to-the-white-house-logo-will-make-you-sick
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/white-house-logo-change/
377
http://www.redflagnews.com/headlines-2016/white-house-cancels-all-obama-appearances-at-hillary-campaign-events-
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/obama-veterans-money-to-syria/
378
http://www.redflagnews.com/headlines-2016/obama-cuts-26-billion-from-veterans-while-allocating-45-billion-to-syrian-migrants-moving-to-america
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/obama-veterans-money-to-syria/
379
http://www.redflagnews.com/headlines-2016/california-introduces-law-to-jail-anyone-who-questions-man-made-climate-change-first-amendment-now-dead
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/california-to-jail-climate-change-skeptics/
8
http://president45donaldtrump.com/breaking-study-proves-trump-right-every-citizen-voter-betrayed/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/illegal-immigrants-2008-election/
9
http://president45donaldtrump.com/0-23-0/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/trump-undocumented-immigrants-welfare/
10
http://president45donaldtrump.com/1-9892-2/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/james-comey-seth-rich/
13
http://usinfonews.com/index.php/2017/09/10/newly-leaked-report-shows-hillary-not-win-new-hampshireand-dems-panicking/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/leaked-videos-clinton-voter-fraud/
14
http://usinfonews.com/index.php/2017/09/06/katie-couric-speaks-canceling-clinton-interview-called-n-word/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/hillary-trash-talk-obama/
15
http://usinfonews.com/index.php/2017/08/14/shock-claim-hillary-indicted-criminal-charges/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/clinton-federal-racketeering-charges/
16
http://usinfonews.com/index.php/2017/08/11/boom-president-trump-sent-michelle-obama-bill-shell-never-able-pay-lifetime/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/trump-michelle-obama-11-billion/
17
http://usinfonews.com/index.php/2017/07/12/obamas-birth-brother-breaks-silence-reveals-baracks-true-identity/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/politics/obama/birthers/kenyacert.asp
18
http://24wpn.com/index.php/2017/04/29/hillary-clinton-busted-in-the-middle-of-huge-pedophilia-ring-cover-up-at-state-department-video/
1 (Fake)
https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2017/02/23/remarks-president-trump-listening-session-domestic-and-international
19
http://24wpn.com/index.php/2017/04/29/breaking-sharia-law-is-gone-the-house-made-a-decision/
1 (Fake)
http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/us-house-vote-block-sharia-law/story?id=46578307
20
http://24wpn.com/index.php/2017/08/21/breaking-wasserman-schultz-aide-imran-awan-under-investigation-for-allegedly-selling-secrets-to-russians/
1 (Fake)
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/28/us/politics/imran-awan-debbie-wasserman-shultz-pakistan.html?_r=0
21
http://24wpn.com/index.php/2017/08/19/bombshell-new-evidence-suggests-we-are-not-being-told-everything-about-charlottesville/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/were-police-told-stand-down-charlottesville/
22
http://24wpn.com/index.php/2017/06/02/covfefe-mystery-solved/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/covfefe-arabic-antediluvian/
23
http://americannews.com/24812-2/
1 (Fake)
http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/republicans-bribes-hillary-clinton-sabotage-donald-trump/story?id=45064731
24
http://americannews.com/24759-2/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/un-official-john-ashe-killed-the-day-before-he-was-to-testify-against-hillary-clinton/
25
http://americannews.com/breaking-islam-prohibited-public-schools-supreme-court-voted-thanks-trump/
1 (Fake)
http://www.factcheck.org/2017/04/scotus-didnt-ban-teaching-islam/
26
http://americannews.com/obama-signs-executive-order-banning-the-pledge-of-allegiance-in-schools-nationwide/
1 (Fake)
http://www.factcheck.org/2016/09/obama-did-not-ban-the-pledge/
27
http://americannews.com/what-donald-trump-did-for-200-marines-shows-who-he-really-is/
1 (Fake)
https://www.cnbc.com/2016/12/30/read-all-about-it-the-biggest-fake-news-stories-of-2016.html
38
http://americanprides.com/2017/08/24/wikileaks-massive-exposure-here-are-6-republicans-who-took-bribes-from-clinton-to-destroy-trump/
1 (Fake)
http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/republicans-bribes-hillary-clinton-sabotage-donald-trump/story?id=45064731
40
http://americanprides.com/2017/08/29/obama-stole-the-presidency-new-report-shows-millions-of-illegals-flipped-the-2008-election/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/illegal-immigrants-2008-election/
41
http://americanprides.com/2017/08/08/ben-carson-digs-up-obamas-filthiest-skeleton-500-billion-fraud/
1 (Fake)
http://www.factcheck.org/2017/04/carson-didnt-find-hud-errors/
42
http://americanprides.com/2017/08/15/breaking-islam-prohibited-in-public-schools-supreme-court-voted-thanks-to-trump-2/
1 (Fake)
http://www.factcheck.org/2017/04/scotus-didnt-ban-teaching-islam/
43
http://yournewswire.com/cia-hitler-argentina-ww2/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/fbi-files-prove-adolf-hitler-escaped-to-argentina/
44
http://yournewswire.com/planned-parenthood-exterminate-black/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politifact.com/new-hampshire/statements/2015/oct/05/ben-carson/did-margaret-sanger-believe-african-americans-shou/
45
http://yournewswire.com/charlottesville-hillary-soros/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/charlottesville-killer-radical-leftist/
46
http://yournewswire.com/fbi-seth-rich-dnc/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/seth-rich-dnc-wikileaks-murder/
47
http://yournewswire.com/mit-global-warming-data-bunk/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/climatology-fraud-global-warming/
48
http://ourlandofthefree.com/2017/08/white-supremacist-who-killed-protester-is-a-democrat-and-visited-obama-in-oval-office/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/white-supremacist-democrat/
49
http://ourlandofthefree.com/2017/09/the-news-would-never-tell-you-such-a-thing/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/obama-attach-personal-message-letter-wrote-trump/
50
http://ourlandofthefree.com/2017/09/harvey-flooding-uncovers-secret-stash-of-ammo-hidden-by-obama-administration/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/did-hurricane-harvey-uncover-obamas-secret-stash/
51
http://ourlandofthefree.com/2017/08/nancy-pelosi-in-critical-condition-after-head-on-car-crash/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/is-nancy-pelosi-critical-drunk-driving-accident/
52
http://ourlandofthefree.com/2017/08/breaking-obama-personally-called-harvard-and-ordered-them-to-reverse-malias-suspension/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/malia-obama-harvard/
53
https://www.dailyinfobox.com/2017/04/17/breaking-pregnant-obama-mistress-revealed-picture/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/obamas-divorce-pregnant-mistress/
54
https://www.dailyinfobox.com/2017/04/16/fbi-rumors-clinton-pedophile-ring-true/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/pizzagate-conspiracy/
55
http://www.dailyinfobox.com/2017/01/31/executive-order-leads-capture-isis-leader-rasheed-muhammad/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/trump-order-isis-leader-capture-jfk/
56
https://www.dailyinfobox.com/2017/04/13/breaking-julian-assange-found-dead-london-alley/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/assange-dead-london-alley/
57
https://www.dailyinfobox.com/2017/02/24/u-s-district-attorney-announced-will-pursuing-charges-treason-former-president-barack-obama/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/obama-charged-treason/
58
https://70news.wordpress.com/2017/09/07/massive-voter-fraud-in-new-hampshire-swung-elections-to-democrats-in-2016-elections/
1 (Fake)
http://www.factcheck.org/2017/09/kobachs-bogus-proof-voter-fraud/
59
https://70news.wordpress.com/2017/09/02/irs-gives-after-school-satan-club-tax-exempt-status-in-10-days-christians-wait-years/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/irs-satan-clubs/
60
https://70news.wordpress.com/2016/10/21/drug-holiday-reason-why-hillary-always-disappear-for-days-before-debate-drug-holiday-is-prescriped-for-patients-with-parkinsons-disease/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/hillary-clinton-has-parkinsons-disease/
61
https://70news.wordpress.com/2016/10/10/camera-flash-trigger-hillary-seizure-secret-service-told-reporters-not-use-during-debate/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/hillary-clinton-seizure-video/
68
https://newsbiblereport.com/index.php/2017/07/19/just-barack-obamas-daughter-murdered-drive-shootout-2/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/sasha-obama-drive-by-shootout/
70
http://howafrica.com/a-russian-writer-claiming-to-be-putins-lover-found-dead-in-his-swiss-apartment/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/putin-lover-dead-switzerland/
71
https://www.geopolitica.ru/en/news/clintons-assistant-j-w-mcgill-found-dead
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/clinton-mcgill-found-dead/
72
http://democraticreview.com/breaking-attorney-general-jeff-sessions-to-be-disbarred-after-complaint-filed-by-thousands-of-lawyers/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/jeff-sessions-disbarred/
78
http://www.dailyinsidernews.com/military/kim-jong-un-bows/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/2017/08/11/trump-locked-loaded-north-korea/
79
http://www.dailyinsidernews.com/government-corruption/report-dnc-hack-inside-job/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/2016/06/17/guccifer-2-0-claims-responsibility-for-dnc-hack/
82
http://dailypostfeed.com/texas-mosque-refuses-to-help-refugees-allah-forbids-helping-infidels/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/did-texas-mosque-refuse-help-harvey-survivors/
83
http://dailypostfeed.com/michelle-obama-sued-for-fraud/
1 (Fake)
http://www.newsweek.com/faux-scandal-michelle-obamas-spain-trip-213760
86
http://dailypostfeed.com/antifa-burned-churches-in-9-states-to-the-ground-overnight/
1 (Fake)
https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/the-rise-of-the-violent-left/534192/
90
http://americanflavor.news/2017/08/02/muslim-federal-judge-rules-two-items-sharia-law-legal/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/muslim-federal-judge-sharia/
91
http://americanflavor.news/2017/08/01/trump-orders-13-obama-deep-state-operatives-arrested-treason/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2017/aug/09/blog-posting/fake-news-claim-trump-arrests-top-obama-officials-/
92
http://americanflavor.news/2017/04/20/supreme-court-ruling-no-islam-public-schools-support/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/sharia-law-trump-schools-supreme-court/
93
http://americanflavor.news/2017/04/18/liberal-hero-amy-schumer-goes-red-carpet-jail-threatening-trump-live-tv/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/amy-schumer-arrested/
94
http://americanflavor.news/2017/06/26/obama-have-a-mistress-she-is-pregnant/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/obamas-divorce-pregnant-mistress/
95
http://flashnewscorner.com/obama-brought-questioning-ties-barcelona-terrorist/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/dontray-mills/
96
http://flashnewscorner.com/nancy-pelosi-met-russian-ambassador-discussed-plans-frame-donald-trump/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/nancy-pelosi-arrested-coup-attempt/
97
http://flashnewscorner.com/obama-remote-hacking-base-germany/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politico.com/story/2017/09/02/obama-trump-tower-wiretap-no-evidence-242284; http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/03/10/what-wikileaks-document-dump-tells-us-about-cias-frankfurt-base.html
98
http://flashnewscorner.com/coroner-body-isnt-hillary-clinton-faked-death/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/clinton-body-chappaqua-waitress/
99
http://flashnewscorner.com/fbi-raids-clinton-foundation/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/comey-clinton-foundation/
100
http://politicot.com/chris-christie-womens-viagra-pill-will-only-increase-lesbianism/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/christie-pills-women/
102
http://newslo.com/roger-stone-blames-obama-possibility-trump-alzheimers-attacks-president-caused-severe-stress/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/donald-trumps-intelligence-quotient/
104
http://newslo.com/bill-oreilly-companies-trump-must-say-merry-christmas-will-forced-send-employees-religious-classes/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/donald-trump-themed-ornaments-made-in-china/
105
http://conservativearmy88.com/today-trump-authorizes-congress-pursue-criminal-charges-hillary/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2017/may/31/blog-posting/fake-story-about-president-trump-greenlighting-con/
106
http://conservativearmy88.com/npr-25-million-votes-clinton-completely-fake-lost-popular-vote-2/
1 (Fake)
https://www.snopes.com/25-million-fraud-votes-for-clinton/
107
http://conservativearmy88.com/cconfirmed-mueller-team-can-disbarred-clinton-conflicts-trump-case/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/hillary-clinton-robert-mueller-uranium/
108
http://conservativearmy88.com/trump-won-presidency-ford-shifts-truck-production-mexico-ohio/
1 (Fake)
http://www.factcheck.org/2015/10/trumps-bogus-boast-on-ford/
109
http://conservativearmy88.com/denzel-washington-backs-trump-epic-way-possible/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2016/nov/16/americanpoliticnews/fake-story-says-denzel-washington-supports-donald-/
110
http://www.redrocktribune.com/feds-raid-nys-islamberg/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/islamberg-raid/
113
http://www.redrocktribune.com/proof-obama-tapped-trump/
1 (Fake)
http://www.factcheck.org/2017/03/still-no-evidence-mr-president/
114
http://www.redrocktribune.com/minnesota-muslims-take-down-infidels/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2017/jul/03/blog-posting/no-minnesota-did-not-pass-anti-blasphemy-law-s-isl/
115
http://www.ini-world-report.org/2017/09/08/proof-that-mass-voter-fraud-swung-new-hampshire-election/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2017/feb/12/stephen-miller/white-house-senior-adviser-repeats-baseless-claim-/
116
http://www.ini-world-report.org/2017/08/03/more-on-seth-rich-murder/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/seth-rich-dnc-wikileaks-murder/
117
http://www.ini-world-report.org/2016/12/21/the-unanswered-mystery-of-the-century/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/politics/obama/columbia.asp
118
http://www.ini-world-report.org/2016/11/02/save-this-for-next-tuesday-night-november-8th/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/nbc-accidentally-posts-election-results-a-week-early/
119
http://www.ini-world-report.org/2017/08/01/feinstein-continues-to-service-the-country/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/politics/business/blum.asp
120
http://newsexaminer.net/politics/obama-signs-executive-order-appoints-rashad-hussain-new-supreme-court-justice/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/pledge-of-allegiance-ban/
121
http://newsexaminer.net/politics/donald-trump-introduces-refugee-muslim-badges/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/donald-trump-muslims-id/
122
http://newsexaminer.net/breaking-news/nps-add-obamas-face-mt-rushmore/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/plan-launches-to-make-obama-addition-to-mount-rushmore/
123
http://newsexaminer.net/politics/ted-cruz-will-endorse-donald-trump-president-makes-masturbation-illegal/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/ted-cruz-donald-trump-endorsement/
124
http://newsexaminer.net/entertainment/secret-service-agent-says-obama-is-gay-muslim/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2016/dec/27/newsexaminernet/fake-news-site-falsely-claims-obama-gay-muslim/
131
http://yournewswire.com/voter-fraud-new-hampshire-hillary/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2017/feb/12/stephen-miller/white-house-senior-adviser-repeats-baseless-claim-/
132
http://yournewswire.com/hurricane-matthew-hillary/
1 (Fake)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurricane_Matthew
139
http://actionnews3.com/trump-knocked-unconscious-muslim-man-posing-fox-news-reporter/
1 (Fake)
http://hoax-alert.leadstories.com/3468710-fake-news-trump-not-knocked-unconscious-by-muslim-man-posing-as-fox-news-reporter.html
140
http://actionnews3.com/trump-assist-rescuers-pulling-harvey-victims-floodwaters/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/trump-raft-harvey/
141
http://actionnews3.com/government-microchipping-babies/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/trackingbabies.asp
142
http://wazanews.tk/2017/07/22/breaking-hillary-clinton-third-heart-attack-docs-says-wont-survive/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2017/aug/03/blog-posting/hillary-clinton-not-dead-heart-attack-fake-news-si/
143
http://actionnews3.com/pro-lifers-declare-ejaculation-murder-every-sperm-cell-life/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/every-sperm-is-sacred/
144
http://actionnews3.com/george-zimmerman-found-dead-months-after-tweeting-pics-of-trayvon-martins-dead-body/
1 (Fake)
https://www.inquisitr.com/2732737/george-zimmerman-is-not-dead-divorce-recently-finalized/
151
http://theusaconservative.com/2017/07/malia-obama-expelled-harvard-drug-violation-marijuana/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2017/apr/19/blog-posting/fake-story-wrong-about-malia-obama-being-expelled-/
152
http://theusaconservative.com/2017/08/breaking-trump-removes-muslim-federal-judge-allowing-sharia-america/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/muslim-federal-judge-sharia/
153
http://theusaconservative.com/2017/08/breaking-nancy-pelosi-just-taken-office-handcuffs/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/nancy-pelosi-arrested-coup-attempt/
154
http://theusaconservative.com/2017/08/lady-gagas-twitter-attack-melania-trump-lands-handcuffs-two-meet-face-face/
1 (Fake)
http://www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2017/sep/06/blog-posting/no-lady-gaga-was-not-arrested-criticizing-melania-/
155
http://thelastlineofdefense.org/obama-crushed-after-trump-orders-white-house-to-stop-his-sickest-tradition/
1 (Fake)
https://apnews.com/4d8f44ad865049df90968c6074f36526/ap-fact-check-obama-didnt-order-silence-muslim-prayers
157
http://thelastlineofdefense.org/woah-hillary-caught-on-hot-mic-trashing-beyonce-with-racial-slurs/
1 (Fake)
http://www.snopes.com/hillary-caught-trashing-beyonce/
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Dataset Card for Fake News English

Dataset Summary

This dataset contains URLs of news articles classified as either fake or satire. The articles classified as fake also have the URL of a rebutting article.

Supported Tasks and Leaderboards

[More Information Needed]

Languages

English

Dataset Structure

Data Instances

{
"article_number": 102 ,
"url_of_article": https://newslo.com/roger-stone-blames-obama-possibility-trump-alzheimers-attacks-president-caused-severe-stress/ ,
"fake_or_satire": 1,  # Fake
"url_of_rebutting_article": https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/donald-trumps-intelligence-quotient/
}

Data Fields

  • article_number: An integer used as an index for each row
  • url_of_article: A string which contains URL of an article to be assessed and classified as either Fake or Satire
  • fake_or_satire: A classlabel for the above variable which can take two values- Fake (1) and Satire (0)
  • url_of_rebutting_article: A string which contains a URL of the article used to refute the article in question (present - in url_of_article)

Data Splits

This dataset is not split, only the train split is available.

Dataset Creation

Curation Rationale

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Source Data

Initial Data Collection and Normalization

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Who are the source language producers?

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Annotations

Annotation process

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Who are the annotators?

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Personal and Sensitive Information

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Considerations for Using the Data

Social Impact of Dataset

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Discussion of Biases

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Other Known Limitations

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Additional Information

Dataset Curators

Golbeck, Jennifer Everett, Jennine Falak, Waleed Gieringer, Carl Graney, Jack Hoffman, Kelly Huth, Lindsay Ma, Zhenya Jha, Mayanka Khan, Misbah Kori, Varsha Mauriello, Matthew Lewis, Elo Mirano, George IV, William Mussenden, Sean Nelson, Tammie Mcwillie, Sean Pant, Akshat Cheakalos, Paul

Licensing Information

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Citation Information

@inproceedings{inproceedings, author = {Golbeck, Jennifer and Everett, Jennine and Falak, Waleed and Gieringer, Carl and Graney, Jack and Hoffman, Kelly and Huth, Lindsay and Ma, Zhenya and Jha, Mayanka and Khan, Misbah and Kori, Varsha and Mauriello, Matthew and Lewis, Elo and Mirano, George and IV, William and Mussenden, Sean and Nelson, Tammie and Mcwillie, Sean and Pant, Akshat and Cheakalos, Paul}, year = {2018}, month = {05}, pages = {17-21}, title = {Fake News vs Satire: A Dataset and Analysis}, doi = {10.1145/3201064.3201100} }

Contributions

Thanks to @MisbahKhan789, @lhoestq for adding this dataset.

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