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Fact check: Bollier challenges Marshall's health care vote [Video]

Fact check: Bollier challenges Marshall's health care vote

Two doctors are competing for a Kansas U.S. Senate seat and health care is emerging as a topic the candidates are heavily leaning on.

Credit: 41 Action News     Duration: 04:00Published
Did Taiwan shoot Chinese plane? Video viral | Fact Check | Oneindia News [Video]

Did Taiwan shoot Chinese plane? Video viral | Fact Check | Oneindia News

Social media was abuzz on Friday with reports that Taiwan had shot down a chinese Sukhoi-35. A video that purportedly showed a burning aircraft shot down in Taiwanese airspace went viral along with..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:24Published
Food Fact Check: Eggs - The Answer To The “Are Eggs Healthy” Debate [Video]

Food Fact Check: Eggs - The Answer To The “Are Eggs Healthy” Debate

There is no shortage of questions when it comes to eggs: Are they still bad for your cholesterol or heart?  Are they protein heroes you should eat every day, and what about the yolk?

Credit: CBS 62 Detroit     Duration: 00:50Published
Facebook shakes up platform before U.S. vote [Video]

Facebook shakes up platform before U.S. vote

[NFA] In response to criticism that it is not doing enough to safeguard its platform from manipulation and misinformation tied to the U.S. election in November, Facebook on Thursday it would stop..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:18Published
Food Fact Check: Does Cooking In The Microwave Kill All The Nutrients In My Food? [Video]

Food Fact Check: Does Cooking In The Microwave Kill All The Nutrients In My Food?

When it comes to cooking, reheating or defrosting, your microwave is undeniably convenient and gets the job done, but could it be too good to be true?

Credit: CBS 62 Detroit     Duration: 00:36Published
क्या हर कोविड-19 मरीज को सरकार से मिलेंगे 1.5 लाख रुप [Video]

क्या हर कोविड-19 मरीज को सरकार से मिलेंगे 1.5 लाख रुप

Fact Check- क्या हर कोविड-19 मरीज को सरकार से मिलेंगे 1.5 लाख रुपये, जानें पूरा सच

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 01:24Published
Fact check: Mark Kelly’s alleged involvement in surprise billing [Video]

Fact check: Mark Kelly’s alleged involvement in surprise billing

Arizona Senator Martha McSally is focusing on hidden medical bills in her Senate race against Mark Kelly.

Credit: ABC15 Arizona     Duration: 03:15Published
President Trump interview: Fact-checking claims about child cases of coronavirus [Video]

President Trump interview: Fact-checking claims about child cases of coronavirus

ABC15 spoke with President Trump exclusively in Yuma regarding a number of issues.

Credit: ABC15 Arizona     Duration: 03:39Published
Russia Covid vaccine & did Putin's daughter die after taking it? Fact Check | Oneindia News [Video]

Russia Covid vaccine & did Putin's daughter die after taking it? Fact Check | Oneindia News

Earlier this month, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that his country had developed the world's first Covid vaccine. This announcement was met with trepidation that Russia had bypassed safety..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:35Published
Truth be told: A fact check on a political ad attacking Senator Gardner [Video]

Truth be told: A fact check on a political ad attacking Senator Gardner

It is the season for attack ads and a time when many candidates find themselves in the crosshairs of opposing political action committees.

Credit: 7News - The Denver Channel     Duration: 03:56Published
Fact-check: Anti-Gardner ad addresses health care, senator's refusal to answer question about topic [Video]

Fact-check: Anti-Gardner ad addresses health care, senator's refusal to answer question about topic

Health care is one of the top issues for Colorado voters as they head to the polls this fall, and a recent political ad that is getting considerable air time in the Denver metro area is targeting Sen...

Credit: 7News - The Denver Channel     Duration: 02:19Published

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Fact Check: Will There Be an Executive Order Barring Biden From Becoming President?

fact check: will there be an executive order barring biden from becoming president?
President Donald Trump is going around the country for his presidential campaign. During one of his speeches, a statement he said caught the attention of the public, and reports are circulating that he..
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FACT CHECK: Did Donald Trump Tweet, ‘Obama Should Wait Until He Leaves Office To Pick Another Justice’?

'If he doesn’t, he should be fired'
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Ex-Pence Aide Fires Back After White House Attacked Her in Briefing: ‘Telling a Bald Faced Lie to Protect the President’

ex-pence aide fires back after white house attacked her in briefing: ‘telling a bald faced lie to protect the president’
Olivia Troye, who served as a former top advisor to Vice President Mike Pence’s until she left last month, took to Twitter to fact check General Keith Kellogg after he said he fired her, calling his..
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Fact Check: Rs 10 crore deposited in Ballia teen's bank account? Know the truth

A news was doing the rounds that Rs 10 crore was deposited in a teen's bank account in the Ballia district of Uttar Pradesh. However, the truth of the matter is that there was only Rs 5,000 in her..
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Fact Check: Online Posts Claim Antifa Members Behind Wildfires Were Arrested

fact check: online posts claim antifa members behind wildfires were arrested
Amid the blazes that have spread throughout the West Coast, rumors also spread like wildfire as some reports claim that members of Antifa were arrested for starting the wildfires. Based on the posts,..
HNGN - Published

FACT CHECK: Did Antonin Scalia Say His ‘Most Fervent Wish’ Was For Donald Trump To Fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Seat Upon Her Death?

'This is nonsense'
Daily Caller - Published

FACT CHECK: Does This Photo Show A Real Skull With Two Faces?

The photo actually shows an art piece
Daily Caller - Published

FACT CHECK: Fisher-Price to Sell “Peaceful Protest” Playset

A report online claims that the toddler toy brand, Fisher-Price will launch an unconventional playset, “My First Peaceful Protest.” The article is getting thousands of shares on Facebook and..
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FACT CHECK: Did Former NYT Writer Sarah Jeong Say, ‘We Need A Castration Lottery For White Men’?

There is no record of Jeong making the statement
Daily Caller - Published

Fact Check: Can President Trump Assign a New Supreme Court Justice in Just 6 Weeks?

fact check: can president trump assign a new supreme court justice in just 6 weeks?
After the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, President Trump vowed that he will assign a Supreme Court Justice. However, the presidential elections is just a few weeks away, will he..
HNGN - Published

FACT CHECK: Did Time Magazine Publish A Cover Calling Donald Trump The ‘Worst. President. Ever’?

A spokesperson confirmed the image was 'not an authentic TIME cover'
Daily Caller - Published

FACT CHECK: Image Claims To Show Man Who Started Multiple California Wildfires In 2020

The pictured man was arrested for arson related to California wildfires in 2018
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FACT CHECK: Did Ruth Bader Ginsburg Tweet About ‘Information That Will Lead To The Arrest Of Hillary Clinton’?

There is no record of her ever saying or writing any such message
Daily Caller - Published

FACT CHECK: Was Netflix CEO Kim Martin Morrow Arrested On Child Pornography Charges?

The streaming service's two CEOs, Reed Hastings and Ted Sarandos, have not been charged with possession of child pornography
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s made-up car plants, court revisionism

President Donald Trump and his GOP allies are playing loose with the facts when it comes to a successor for the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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Fact Check: Modi govt depositing Rs 1 lakh in bank accounts of women?

One such message is going viral nowadays, saying that the Central government is going to transfer Rs 1 lakh to all women's accounts under the Mahila Swarozgar Yojana. However, the message is completely..
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FACT CHECK: Is “Text RBG to 50409” a Scam?

American icon for equality and justice, Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away on September 18, 2020 after a battle with pancreatic cancer. The Supreme Court Associate Justice’s last wish was reportedly..
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Fact Check: Did President Trump Say Wildfires Are Caused by Exploding Trees?

fact check: did president trump say wildfires are caused by exploding trees?
Currently there are massive wildfires engulfing three states; Oregon, California and Washington. People are now looking for answers on what set them off, and the president allegedly said that it is..
HNGN - Published

Fact check: Post declaring 4 GOP senators' views on filling Supreme Court opening is partly false

Sens. Mitt Romney and Chuck Grassley haven't publicly stated how they feel about a pre-January vote on a Ruth Bader Ginsburg replacement.
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Fact Check: Did a Fire Caused by Gender Reveal Party Damage More Property Than 2020 Protests?

fact check: did a fire caused by gender reveal party damage more property than 2020 protests?
A couple wanted their gender reveal party to be special, but it caused damage to acres of land. A viral post in Facebook is now using that knowledge saying that the couple caused more damage than BLM..
HNGN - Published

Fact check: Ruth Bader Ginsburg wanted gender-neutral language, not lower age of consent

Ruth Bader Ginsburg never said "the age of consent for sexual acts must be lowered to age 12 years old." Memes attributing that view to her are false.
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Fact check: Viral posts falsely claim Ruth Bader Ginsburg had already died

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Sept. 18, but some viral posts falsely claim she died up to 2 years ago.
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Fact check: Doctors aren't pushing an 'untested' seasonal flu vaccine for the coronavirus

A widely shared Facebook post contains incorrect information about the seasonal flu vaccine, which does not include the novel coronavirus.
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's virus revisionism; Biden on the hoax

WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of mass death and sickness, what could possibly count as a success story against the pandemic? President Donald Trump would have you believe Americans are already..
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Fact Check: Is the Age of Consent in the US Being Lowered to 4 Years Old?

fact check: is the age of consent in the us being lowered to 4 years old?
A disturbing post about the "new" age of consent in America is circulating online. Is it true that states are making a move to change the age of consent or is it just a hoax to scare the public.
HNGN - Published

FACT CHECK: Do The NFL, NBA And MLB Have Tax-Exempt Status?

None of these organizations have claimed tax-exempt status recently
Daily Caller - Published

FACT CHECK: ‘Take The Guns First. Go Through Due Process Second’ – Did Kamala Harris Say This Quote?

'That’s a Trump quote from after Parkland'
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FACT CHECK: Did McDonald’s Remove Its American Flags Nationwide In Support Of Antifa And Black Lives Matter?

'McDonald’s unequivocally stands behind the need for equality and social justice, and these rumors are not true'
Daily Caller - Published

WashPost, Politico Fact Check Biden's Trump-Virus Claim

Joe Biden, the Democratic Party's presidential nominee, is catching heat for saying all the coronavirus deaths in the United States could have been prevented if President Donald Trump "had done his..
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Yes, Fauci and Gates do have ties to COVID-19 vaccine maker

(Natural News) n September 11, USA Today published an article with a headline declaring, “Fact check: Fauci, Gates, Epstein and Soros have no ties to drug company Moderna”. (Article republished..
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FACT CHECK: Is Kohl’s selling BLM Merchandise?

Kohl’s has announced its initiative to advocate for racial justice by launching a line of “Black Lives Matter” merchandise in its stores in September 2020. Most walks of social media have praised..
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Fact check: False meme attributes Trump quote about taking guns and due process to Kamala Harris

A quote from President Trump about taking guns and due process has been falsely attributed to Kamala Harris in memes online. The claim is false.
USATODAY.com - Published

FACT CHECK: Viral Image Claims A Person Who Receives 4 Ballot Applications Can Vote 4 Times

'He would still only be allowed to vote once'
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Fact Check: Did Trump Promote a Tweet Claiming Joe Biden Was Pedophile?

fact check: did trump promote a tweet claiming joe biden was pedophile?
Being the president of the US, Donald Trump’s social media account is constantly being watched and the president is known for his controversial tweets and retweets. One of his most recent retweets..
HNGN - Published

FACT CHECK: Did Gen. David Petraeus Author This Essay About The Military?

'Since 2001, only 0.45% of our population has served in the Global War on Terror'
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Fact check: There's no evidence Donald Trump helped with 9/11 response

President Trump has made many dubious claims about his involvement in 9/11 response efforts. We conclude a meme about that is missing context.
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FACT CHECK: Does This Video Show Joe Biden Waving At An Empty Field?

'Joe Biden has arrived in Tampa'
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FACT CHECK: Do Wildfires Stop At The US’s Borders With Canada And Mexico?

'US maps only show US data'
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FACT CHECK: Viral Post Falsely Claims Nobody Has Died From COVID-19 At Home

'It seems to be happening both early and late in the course of the illness'
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AP FACT CHECK: Biden distorts Trump's words on virus 'hoax'

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is presenting a distorted account of President Donald Trump's words on the coronavirus, wrongly suggesting Trump branded the virus a hoax. In fact, Trump..
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Fact check: Did Army refuse to fight in 1965?

Several social media users are sharing posts claiming that Indian Army had a ‘Muslim regiment’, which refused to fight against Pakistan during the 1965 war.
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FACT CHECK: ‘Conservatives Must Be Silenced’ – Did Kamala Harris Tweet That Quote While Calling For People To Report An Instagram Account?

'Do not follow him'
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FACT CHECK: Did Trump Send This Tweet About 2 Police Officers Shot In Los Angeles County?

There is no record of Trump sending such a tweet
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FACT CHECK: Does This Video Show Don Lemon And Rick Wilson Laughing At Joe Biden During An Interview?

The video has been altered
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Fact check: Biden, like Trump, received multiple draft deferments from Vietnam

Posts online truthfully claim that Joe Biden received five draft deferments from the Vietnam War. He also received a medical exemption for asthma.  
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FACT CHECK: Did CNN Publish An Article About Members Of The Crips Gang Volunteering To Fight West Coast Wildfires?

'These crip gang members suit up to fight wildfires'
Daily Caller - Published

Fact Check: Trump repeated inaccurate claims about the coronavirus, protests and his own record at his town hall.


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Inquiry into alleged anti-Alberta energy campaigns doesn't have time to fact-check, commissioner says

A year after Alberta launched an inquiry to investigate "foreign-funded special interests" spreading misinformation about the province's energy industry, the commissioner leading it says his team..
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