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  1. Fake kidnapping of young boy stirs anger in SequimRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOMO News

    Terror turned to outrage at a local park when parents realized a child kidnapping that played out before their eyes was actually faked -- just to make a video.


  2. Fake kidnapping stirs hard feelings; video removed from FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... awareness." A couple called the Sequim Police Department minutes before the incident to say they were going to fake their child's abduction to make a video on "kidnapping awareness for parents to watch" and post it on the Internet site YouTube, ...


  3. 7 signs of Internet security troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ITWorld Canada

    ... attacked are 1 in 2.7, 1 in 3.1 and 1 in 3.2 respectively. Users continue to fall for scams on social media sites. Fake offers such as free cell phone minutes accounted for the largest number of attacks of Facebook users in 2013 - 81 per cent in ...


  4. Fake Credit Unions Steal Millions from ConsumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Black Enterprise

    ... Union allegedly posted false information to investors' online accounts to make it appear as if their deposits in the fake credit union were earning significant returns. However, according to the SEC complaint, the defendants did not make investments ...


  5. Fake Netflix Employees Play Role Of Villain In Online ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Local

    ... a computer stripped of personal information and recorded the screen as he investigated the scam. After logging into the fake Netflix site, he received a message that read in part: "We have temporarily suspended this username." The site then gives a ...


  6. Fake jobs conmen tricked Sunderland pensioner out of A 5,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sunderland Echo

    One of the men, Andrew Crosby, 38, struck up a friendship with the frail pensioner in October 2012 while washing his windows, and began to borrow money from him as well as overcharging him for menial jobs such as cleaning bins.


  7. The Weekly Oil & Gas FolliesRead the original story

    Sunday | Forbes.com

    In which we drill down into the @GDBlackmon Twitter feed to briefly chronicle the week's silliness, shenanigans, fake news and real news related to the oil and natural gas industry.


  8. The ‘c’atholic Left, Faketivism, and YouRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Free Republic

    ... departure of Brendan Eich from Mozilla and #CancelColbert have in common? They are both examples of Fakectivism. [Fake-activism = Faketivism] Fakectivism is social media activism by small numbers of people that is integrated into the news cycle ...


  9. Does Your Online Presence Pass the Truth Test?Read the original story

    Dec 10, 2012 | Washington County News

    I'm sad to say it's the "fakeosphere." Yes, fake blogs , fake web news sites and fake testimonials.


  10. Bo Pelini blows up Twitter with cat entranceRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | ESPN

    Parody accounts on Twitter are hit or miss. Some are funny. Some are not. The account Fake Bo Pelini is funny -- and a huge hit, based on its 85,000 followers.


  11. Friday Superlatives: The Best, Worst and Weirdest of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Paper Magazine

    ... pace, Selfeed is definitely the most efficient way to people watch. -- Gabby Bess Best Celebrity Troll of the Week: Fake Drake. The internet's favorite Canadian rapper dressed up in "disguise" (a fake beard and an emo wig) and took to the streets to ...


  12. How To Avoid The Internet's Hottest Scam: Fake Vacation RentalsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Forbes.com

    The home-sharing economy is heating up. Inevitably, more and more of us have been getting fleeced on fake vacation rentals.


  13. What was fake on the Internet this week: Twitter infidelity, French...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Ninme

    ... a date with his niece to a campaign supporter, in City Hall last March. (REUTERS/Mark Blinch) There is so much fake stuff on the Internet in any given week that we've grown of tired of debunking it all. Fake Twitter fights . Fake DHL ads . Amazing ...


  14. Fake drugs labelled as Chinese tea:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Bangkok Post

    ... as Nigeria. Last year, counterfeit drugs represented nearly 20 percent of all seized products, and consisted mainly of fake pills of Viagra and Cialis for erectile dysfunction, as well as aspirin. The problem of counterfeit drug production in China ...


  15. SpyHunter in the newsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | 2-spyware.com

    ... Malware Traffic for Now This past summer's FBI-coordinated crackdown on computer scareware companies virtually shut the fake security software business down, but without the implementation of tough, diverse preventative solutions (Posted on ...


  16. Fake bleach attack on woman at partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Sunderland Echo

    A RECKLESS attacker who pretended to throw bleach in a girl's face has been ordered to change his "inappropriate" behaviour.


  17. Users Complain to FTC About Fake Yelp ReviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | CIO

    ... respected organizations like Samsung my colleague Tom Kaneshige wrote about this last year have been caught posting fake reviews. (Samsung later apologized and said it stopped the practice.) Finally, there's another device to watch out for called ...


  18. Kenya Moore: Did She Fake Dog's Death on The Real Housewives of Atlanta?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Hollywood Gossip

    Yes, Kenya Moore has been embroiled in all kinds of strange drama on The Real Housewives of Atlanta , but her latest episode may be her weirdest yet.


  19. What if 715 Had Happened Today?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Tomahawk Take

    ... for a home opener to boot - would have been building throughout the entire Spring. I can easily imagine $1000+ markups. Fake ticket scams would be rampant. Offers for "the ball" would run into the half-million-plus range. As for Aaron himself, in ...


  20. When Should I Get Upset at a Fake Story?Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Slate

    ... it, and is part of the solution more often than part of the problem. More... Three: Had I noticed Stern's link to the fake piece, what would I have written? Shame on my colleague for linking to a bogus story about discrimination, but good for him ...