He used Trump supporters’ mistrust of media to pull off a fake news masterpiece

In early fall Donald Trump told a riled-up crowd in Columbus, Ohio, that he was hearing “more and more” about evidence of rigging, leaving the details to his supporters’ imaginations. A few weeks later, Cameron Harris sat down and wrote a fake story about an electrical worker who stumbled upon stacked boxes of ballots pre-marked for Hillary Clinton. It was shared with 6 million people.

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VIDEO: Winthrop basketball's Pat Kelsey needs Rock Hill to support the Eagles Thursday night

Winthrop hosts Asheville Thursday night at 9 p.m. in a nationally televised ESPNU game. It may sound late, especially on a school night, but Eagles coach Pat Kelsey makes his case for why Rock Hill should support his team Thursday in a battle for first place in the Big South.
Bret McCormick, bmccormick@heraldonline.com
VIDEO: Winthrop basketball's Pat Kelsey needs Rock Hill to support the Eagles Thursday night 1:36

VIDEO: Winthrop basketball's Pat Kelsey needs Rock Hill to support the Eagles Thursday night

Video: short answers with Winthrop's Joshua Davenport 1:35

Video: short answers with Winthrop's Joshua Davenport

Fort Mill woman to get second kidney from family since 2011 1:08

Fort Mill woman to get second kidney from family since 2011

Winthrop students, faculty 'will make our voices heard' at Women's March on Washington 2:00

Winthrop students, faculty 'will make our voices heard' at Women's March on Washington