I want to know about recently available datasets for fake news analysis

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    There are methods/algorithms to automatically identify fake news, see e.g. 10.1002/pra2.2015.145052010082. I don't know whether there are ooen datasets. – FuzzyLeapfrog Feb 5 '17 at 20:46
  • So, you want samples of fake news so that you can analyze these news articles, right? – Nicolas Raoul Mar 23 '17 at 7:34
  • I need an annotated dataset with fake and real news articles with their links – Paramie.Jayasinghe Mar 31 '17 at 6:36

Buzzfeed News has been doing work on this, and has published data related to fake news, news patterns, and social media patterns on their Github: https://github.com/BuzzFeedNews/everything. Might be a good repo to browse.


Here are some of the datasets available for fake news detection:

LIAR dataset: https://www.cs.ucsb.edu/william/data/liar_dataset.zip

BS Detector: https://github.com/bs-detector/bs-detector

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