Facebook Rivals TV News As Trusted Source, Poll Finds

A new poll from Ipsos and Buzzfeed reveals that over half of US adults use Facebook as a news source. Roughly the same amount obtain news in a more traditional manner: broadcast TV. But regardless of the source, very few Americans trust the news they see all of the time. A scant 7% always believe news from Facebook and 15% trust broadcast TV news with complete certainty.