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Has Justin Bieber died in a car crash? No. But that doesn't stop Facebook users spreading the "news"

Has Justin Bieber died in a car crash? No. But that doesn't stop Facebook users spreading the "news"

Get your real news from real news websites. Don't trust Google or your Facebook friends, as they may be sharing links and stories that simply aren't true.

Wow. Mickey Rourke has died snowboarding, just like Sylvester Stallone, Jim Carrey, Christian Slater...

Wow. Mickey Rourke has died in a snowboarding accident, just like Sylvester Stallone, Jim Carrey and Christian Slater

Despite what you may have read on the internet, Mickey Rourke has *not* died in a snowboarding accident.

Gorbachev is NOT dead - false news spreads on Twitter again

Gorbachev is NOT dead - false news spreads on Twitter again

Many Twitter users have repeated the "news" today about the death of Mikhail Gorbachev, the former Soviet statesman.

Let's not let the truth get in the way of a good story..

Malware attack poses as bloody photos of Gaddafi's death

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Hackers have spammed out an attack, posing as pictures of the death of Libya's Colonel Gaddafi.

The messages pose as photographs from the AFP news agency.

Hugh Hefner is NOT dead - hoax spreads across the internet

Hugh Hefner is NOT dead - hoax spreads across the internet

Dressing-gown wearing octogenarian is not dead, despite internet rumours. In fact, he's lying in bed with his new Playmate girlfriend.

Do social networkers take enough care when rushing to find breaking news?

Breaking news: Christian Slater is NOT dead

Breaking news: Christian Slater is NOT dead

Christian Slater has not died in a snowboarding accident, despite what you might have read on the internet. Check out our (incomplete) list of other people who haven't died.

Bill Cosby has NOT died, but rumours fuel hacker scareware attack

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A hoax has spread rapidly over the internet this weekend, claiming that comedian Bill Cosby has died at the age of 72. However, hunting for information about the story can lead your computer into a nasty malware infection. In what Read more…