Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:55:29 -0800White House press secretary Sean Spicer said that Donald Trump's inauguration was the most viewed in history, but that claim is unsubstantiated.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:03:15 -0800A new congressional bill seeks to end U.S. participation in the United Nations, but the same bill has been introduced to each new Congress for 20 years running.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 10:40:01 -0800Protesters marched in major U.S. cities the day after the inauguration of President Donald Trump.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 09:53:06 -0800A Time reporter erroneously tweeted that a bust of civil rights icon Martin Luther King, Jr. was removed from display in the Oval Office by Donald Trump.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:46:14 -0800A satirical article about Mike Pence's expressing his disappointment in husbands and fathers for allowing the Women's March was mistaken by some as real news.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:11:07 -0800The Interior Department took action after a tweet was shared via the NPS account unfavorably comparing attendance at Trump's inauguration with Obama's.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 08:01:03 -0800Claims about President Trump lifting lines from various films for his inaugural address are unfounded.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:06:55 -0800While President Obama referred to himself more often in his farewell speech than Donald Trump did in his Inaugural Address, these speeches are not comparable.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:41:27 -0800While no official crowd count has yet been released for Trump's inauguration, Obama's inauguration in 2009 set a record for attendance.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:24:05 -0800The First Lady's site bio includes mentions of jewelry lines promoted by the shopping network.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:45:26 -0800Capsaicin does have cancer fighting properties in the lab, but its use as an anti-cancer therapy in humans is far from certain.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:34:19 -0800In 2014, two 12-year-old girls arrested for stabbing a schoolmate in Wisconsin told police they did it to appease a supernatural being named 'Slenderman.'
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:23:06 -0800While the Clinton Global Initiative will be shutting down, the Foundation itself is still a going concern for the time being.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:10:01 -0800An unidentified source purportedly stated that Donald Trump asked for missiles and artillery at his inaugural parade.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:20:07 -0800Readers misinterpreted as news a spoof political story that was clearly intended to be satirical in nature.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:52:38 -0800Riot police deployed tear gas and arrested dozens in the streets of Washington, D.C. in the minutes leading up to the parade.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:32:25 -0800Donald Trump's January 2017 assertion that his next campaign slogan would be 'Keep America Great' drew comparisons to a 'Purge' film.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:55:12 -0800While the U.S. presidency transitioned from Barack Obama to Donald Trump, rumors swirled that the latter removed the terms "LGBT" and "climate change" from the White House web site.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:10:50 -0800An old photograph of Joe Biden chatting with a woman at a town hall meeting was digitally manipulated to look sinister.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:37:46 -0800Misinformation about following and unfollowing White House-related Twitter accounts circulated around Inauguration Day.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:40:46 -0800Video showing Obama boarding a helicopter without saluting a nearby Marine is shared with the unfounded claim that the pilot refused to let him stay aboard.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:34:57 -0800A photograph purportedly showing a Maryland highway sign exhorting motorists to avoid Inauguration Day traffic and "Consider Canada" was fabricated.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:24:55 -0800A photograph of Barack Obama taking the oath of office as President is frequently shared with the false claim that he was sworn in using a Quran.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:17:32 -0800Early on Inauguration Day 2017, some older unrelated images of crowds were passed off as depictions of the Trump inauguration.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:04:35 -0800An image purportedly showing Donald Trump at a KKK cross burning was fabricated by a photographic artist.