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Meet the 18-year-old in Macedonia cashing in on fake news stories

An 18-year-old living in Veles, Macedonia, says he has made more than $60,000 in the last six months by writing, posting and sharing fake news articles. NBC’s Alexander Smith reports for Sunday TODAY on the trend that is said to be big enough to sway presidential elections.

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Meet the 18-year-old in Macedonia cashing in on fake news stories

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