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Fake NYTimes Story Gets Serious Traction

A fake New York Times online news article claiming that Senator Elizabeth Warren endorsed Bernie Sanders for president was viewed more than 50,000 times, and shared roughly 15,000 times on Facebook. “The article appeared to have been created around midday Monday on Clone Zone, a website that allows users to make website ‘clones’ in the guise of well-established sites,” the real New York Times reports.

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