Twitter Makes Changes to Discourage Viral Misinformation Ahead of the U.S. Elections

False or misleading tweets will come with a warning label and restrictions

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Twitter is clamping down on misinformation during a heated political moment. Getty Images, Twitter

With just weeks remaining before the 2020 U.S. elections, Twitter is again making changes to how it flags tweets it determines include misinformation.

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