There's been a lot of talk about fake news online since the election. Sometimes it's hard to tell the difference between real news and fake news.

If you see a story on social media that you're not sure of, email it to us at and we'll look into whether it is news or noise.

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News or Noise: Was cheese from an upstate dairy farm responsible for two deaths?

New York's dairy farms make over 800 million pounds of cheese a year...

News or Noise: Article claims Cornell student found secret to weight loss

Most of us are always trying to shed a few extra pounds, so articles claiming easy weight loss solutions usually catch our eye...

News or Noise: Are Keurig brand coffee makers prone to growth of mold, bacteria?

You may have seen it floating around on social media, and if you drink coffee it likely caught your eye....

News or Noise: Did a man pardoned by Obama commit a murder?

During his two terms in office, President Obama granted clemency to more than 1,900 people -- that's more than any other president since Harry Truman..

News or Noise: Did John McCain solicit campaign donations from the Russian government?

Arizona Senator and former presidential candidate John McCain has been very vocal and critical of fellow Republican Donald Trump...


News or Noise: Dasani isn't recalling water due to parasites

A quick search on Facebook and you'll see this story has been shared thousands of times. One post alone has more than 21,000 shares...

News or Noise: Politicians, NY Times fall for fake Flynn account

It seems everyone these days is on Twitter. We know President Trump loves to tweet and recently, an account that appeared to belong to General Michael Flynn was making its rounds on the network...

News or Noise: Did Kuwait issue its own travel ban?

President Donald Trump's executive order temporarily banning immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries has been a hot topic...

News or Noise: Are cows really being fed Skittles?

If you spend any time on social media, you may have seen claims that cows are now being fed Skittles...

News or Noise: Website claims first grandma will get six-figure pension

It's outraged millions of Americans: An article on American Politics' website...

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