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Wildfires misinformation

As the western United States battles wildfires, authorities are also fighting misinformation that is affecting their ability to do their jobs. Here, we will share links to articles about the falsehoods.

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      As wildfires rage, false antifa rumors spur pleas from police

      As wildfires rage, false antifa rumors spur pleas from police

      At least six groups have issued warnings about the false rumors, including some asking the public to stop sharing the misinformation. Police and local officials on the West Coast are battling multiple raging fires. They're also fighting a wave of misinformation from false rumors spread in …