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Fake news: When the news wasn’t

While the term “fake news” might be a recent invention, the concept itself is not. At various times throughout history, news reports have been manipulated, stolen or falsified for various reasons: to push a political agenda, to enrich the journalist or win respect among peers or just out of downright laziness. Here’s a look at nine times when the news – or the ethics behind the reporting – really was fake:
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