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Fake news, even fake fact-checkers, found in run-up to U.S. midterms

Hasty headline-sharing makes us all prone to fall for hoaxes: we’re not reading closely enough — if at all.

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Lying Sextortion Scammers Score $250,000 After Sending Victims Their Own Hacked Passwords

Scammers have made well over $250,000 in Bitcoin by duping users into believing they’ve been caught watching porn via their webcam.

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10 Summer Travel Scams You Need to Take Seriously

Be wary when you’re ready to hit the road—scammers await and can cost you hundreds of dollars if you’re not careful. These are the most common too-good-to-be-true schemes out there, with advice on how to thwart would-be thieves.

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