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News & Weather Resources

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Practice Evaluating!

Check the Facts!

How to Spot Fake "News" - FactCheck.org

Journalistic Standards of Reporting

When evaluating your news source, consider whether the publication has a written code of ethics, editorial policy, or other professional standards available for the public to view on their website. A lack of such a policy or code is a red flag, alerting you to the possibility of suspect content. 

Below are examples of the editorial policies of some well-known news sources.

 

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