You don’t realize how little accuracy there is in network TV reporting until they cover a story in your hometown. ~Robert Braul
The best way to verify any news reported by mainstream media is to running it through social media. Twitter for example. (I know I know I hated twitter before, I take it back).
Don’t refer facebook, in its all possibility it will feed you a hoax instead.
Apart from SM, there are few good news analyzers out there, they are interesting and hilarious. Here, couple of my recommendations:
2. Newslaundry : I love it for its clothesline series, in which each week’s news washed. For last week:
3. Unreal times : Most hilarious among them. Love them for their “facebook wall” and “in pictures” series.
4. fakingnews : pure satire,
If you know any blogs in league of these people, please recommend.