Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:00:59 -0800A poem inspired by Donald Trump's inauguration was widely shared as if it were the official poem for the event. It is not.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:58:49 -0800A specious theory that the U.S. has turned citizens into "collateral" was developed by a convicted forger with ties to white nationalists.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:20:44 -0800The United States Army intelligence analyst had been serving a 35-year-long prison sentence after she was convicted of stealing and disseminating classified information in 2010.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:19:51 -0800Governor Paul LePage sought to school Rep. John Lewis in African-American history after Lewis suggested Trump's presidency is illegitimate.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:41:15 -0800A misconstrued comment from an ACLU representative led to rumors the organization demanded police turn off body cameras during January 2017 protests in Washington, D.C.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:10:49 -0800The August 2016 case highlights a new front in the fight against antibiotic resistance.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:48:22 -0800Summer Zervos had accused Trump of sexual misconduct, and filed the suit saying he publicly defamed her by calling her a liar.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:33:06 -0800According to social media rumors, House Speaker Paul Ryan is not allowing any calls or faxes to reach his offices.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:00:59 -0800While several ads were placed for paid protesters in January 2017, the group reportedly behind the campaign may not be telling the truth about their intentions.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:48:37 -0800A dubious web site appears to have completely fabricated an account of a planned protest of Trump's plans for the U.S.-Mexico border.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:09:08 -0800This claim has its roots in an unsourced article from a man who likely does not exist, and whose only stated expertise came from working at an alternative bookstore and natural food shop in the 1970s.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:00:53 -0800A photograph showing a large group of motorcyclists riding on a highway is not related to Donald Trump's inauguration.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:05:00 -0800A fake news site built upon rumors about Donald Trump and Russian sex workers to falsely claim a prostitute said he had a small penis.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:43:16 -0800Rep. John Lewis proclaimed that Donald Trump's inauguration would the first he declined to attend, but he also skipped the 2001 inauguration of George W. Bush.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:12:14 -0800A racist jibe purportedly directed at civil rights icon John Lewis by Trump transition team member Rep. Chris Collins was fabricated by a fake news site.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:11:45 -0800A video shows a man convulsing on the floor at a Walmart store, with bystanders doing nothing to intervene when another man takes his wallet.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:22:07 -0800The Biloxi city council voted unanimously to begin using the official name for the January federal holiday.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:48:05 -0800The massive reptile was spotted and caught on video at the Polk Nature Discovery Center in Lakeland, Florida.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:30:17 -0800An oft-quoted statement attributed to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. appears to have been paraphrased from a speech he made in 1965.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:25:03 -0800A quote ostensibly uttered by actor Harrison Ford comparing President-elect Donald Trump to "patriots" such as Indiana Jones is a fabrication.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:37:01 -0800A passage purportedly taken from Donald Trump's 1987 book 'The Art of the Deal' advocates not washing hands after using the restroom as a "power play."
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:26:58 -0800Conspiracy meme claims the United States government was sued and found culpable for the murder Martin Luther King, Jr., but the news media refused to report it.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 09:24:45 -0800A Scottish newspaper imagined the upcoming event as an episode of the classic Rod Serling television series.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:29:10 -0800Connecticut Republican Christopher von Keyserling has been accused of "pinching" a woman inappropriately during a political dispute.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 07:58:53 -0800A number of sensational headlines inaccurately claimed that the popular hazelnut cocoa spread contains a known carcinogen.