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# false - Thursday 21 February, 2019

Jussie Smollett paid $3,500 to stage attack because of 'dissatisfaction with his salary'

Police said today that the Empire actor also sent himself racist and homophobic hate mail.

# false - Sunday 11 March, 2018

False information travels much faster than the truth on Twitter

Falsehoods are 70% more likely to be retweeted than the truth, new research has found.

# false - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Taoiseach raised Trump's 'fake news' Irish corporate tax comment with acting US ambassador

In a speech, Donald Trump said Ireland has plans to reduce its corporate tax rate to 8%.

# false - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Leo to Trump: That claim about our corporation tax rate was 'fake news'

The Taoiseach has slammed Trump for saying Ireland is set to reduce it’s rate to 8%.

# false - Monday 8 May, 2017

Facebook publishes ads in newspapers warning people about fake news

Misinformation spread via the social network is thought to have influenced the election of Donald Trump and the Brexit vote.

# false - Monday 31 October, 2016

From The42 Lyon blast 'despicable' reports that Mathieu Valbuena had died France

Lyon blast 'despicable' reports that Mathieu Valbuena had died

The Ligue 1 club have moved to quash rumours suggesting the French international had passed away.

# false - Monday 24 October, 2016

From The42 Katie Taylor denies reports she's back training in father's gym As You Were

Katie Taylor denies reports she's back training in father's gym

The Irish boxer has rejected claims she’s returning to Bray Boxing Club.

# false - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Louis Walsh 'completely vindicated' by Sun publisher's €500k settlement Settled This post contains videos

Louis Walsh 'completely vindicated' by Sun publisher's €500k settlement

The High Court was told this morning that the pop manager’s High Court defamation case against Newsgroup had been settled.

Louis Walsh takes defamation case against Newsgroup

The X Factor judge is suing over an article published in the Sun newspaper in June last year.

# false - Friday 19 October, 2012

Ryanair rejects 'false' Italian tax claims

It is claimed that the company hadn’t paid €12 million it owed in tax in Italy.

# false - Sunday 15 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge The truth behind 5 old wives' tales Myth-busting

The truth behind 5 old wives' tales

Sitting too close to the TV? Swallowed chewing gum? Worried chocolate causes spots? Relax – it’s not as bad as you were led to believe.