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Trump Administration Bans CDC Officials From Using Certain Words

Policy analysts will be prohibited from using seven words, including "fetus" and "transgender."…

Is this a Real Photograph of Robert Mueller in Vietnam?

Although Robert Mueller is a Vietnam veteran, a viral photograph doesn't actually show the former FBI director during the war.…

Did Joy Behar Grab Robin Williams By the Crotch?

A 2006 photograph shows Behar and Williams cutting up with fellow comedians Billy Crystal and Whoopi Goldberg at…

Did Nick Saban Finish Third In The 2017 Alabama Senate Race?

A satirical sports site vastly overstated the University of Alabama football coach's "performance" in the December 2017 vote.…

Earthquake Hits Indonesia’s Java Island, Deaths Reported

National Disaster Mitigation Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said there were deaths reported but could not immediately provide details.…

Did Roy Moore Receive 953 Votes to Doug Jones’ 5,327 in a Town of 1,867 Registered Voters?

A popular Facebook rumor contends that Alabama's December 2017 election showed major voting irregularities — but the claim is "satire."…

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to Marry May 19

Kensington Palace says the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be held on 19 May 2018.…

Reading a Story With Unnamed Sources

A frightening story about President Trump's "deep state spies" citing unnamed sources sparked readers to question its veracity.…

Did Sexual Assault Allegations Against Donald Trump Only Start With the 2016 Election?

Although many women accused then-candidate Trump of sexual assault during the 2016 election, that wasn't the first time that he faced these sorts of allegations.…

Are Retailers Using ‘Disappearing Ink’ on Receipts to Discourage Returns?

A long-circulating rumor claims retailers use "disappearing ink" to inhibit the return of merchandise or use of warranties.…

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