British Twitter users flooded the newspaper with fantastically fake experiences.
Dawn Sturgess, 44, died of the same Novichok toxin used on a former Russian spy four months ago.
It weighs more than 1,000 lbs.
Two men were arrested late last month in connection with the scheme.
Two men were questioned in connection with an incident that caused chaos, but no casualties.
A London police force is looking into an incident that would have occurred during the actor's stint at the Old Vic theatre.
The 18-year-old man came to Britain after his parents were killed in Iraq.
Vehicular attacks have killed over 100 people across Europe in recent years.
A 50-year-old man was taken into custody two days after the video was released to the public.
"It was only due to the superb quick reactions of the bus driver that she was not hit," said police, who are searching for the man.