How A Fake News Story About Megyn Kelly Wound Up Trending On Facebook
Facebook is now using an algorithm instead of an editorial staff to decide which stories are trending.By Ben Lawson | August 29, 2016
Facebook is having some troubles with its trending news topics — most recently, the top of its trending list featured a headline that doesn't appear to be true.
The story was reportedly featured for several hours before being removed. It said Fox News host Megyn Kelly was a "closet liberal" and that she was getting forced off the network by Bill O'Reilly.