'Since ancient Athens and Rome, lies and damned lies have always been part of political discourse,' says University of Houston professor Robert Zaretsky.
A joint investigation by the Police Regional Office-Cordillera (PROCOR) found that the message is a hoax and did not come from any employee of mall giant SM
They trend on Twitter after two senators sought a probe into the proliferation of false, erroneous, distorted, fabricated or misleading news on social media
Several individuals take it upon themselves to battle fake news appearing on Facebook's News Feed and external sites
The social network declines to deploy it out of fear of offending conservatives, reports say
The option takes several clicks to get to. Do you know about it or have actually used it?
Health Secretary Enrique Ona says there is no reported case of 'flesh-eating' skin disease in the country yet
Eldo Kim, 20, faces up to five years in prison, three years supervised release and a $250,000 fine if convicted under a bomb hoax statute
Police arrest a man over an online threat to bomb several locations in Singapore