A gunman's appearance at a Washington, D.C., pizzeria that was falsely reported to house a pedophilia ring has elevated worries over the unrelenting rise of fake news on the Internet. Nicholas Kamm /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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What Legal Recourse Do Victims Of Fake News Stories Have?

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South Dakota-based meat processor Beef Products Inc. shows a sample of its lean, finely textured beef in September 2012. AP hide caption

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'Pink Slime' Is Making A Comeback. Do You Have A Beef With That?

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