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AP FACT CHECK : Trump overstates progress at Veterans Affairs
AP FACT CHECK: Trump overstates progress on improving veterans' care that even his own Veterans Affairs secretary would have to disagree with
AP FACT CHECK : Trump misfires on Mideast
AP FACT CHECK: Trump not up to speed on who's fighting whom in the Middle East
AP FACT CHECK : Trump's tweets about Clinton, Sessions, FBI
In invoking Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, and complaining that his own attorney general is not holding her accountable, President Donald Trump rehashed concerns that have preoccupied him since the campaign last year. But his series of tweets about Clinton, Attorney General Jeff
Snopes meets $500K crowdfunding goal amid legal battle
Fact-checking website Snopes.com has quickly met a $500,000 goal set for an online fundraiser amid a legal battle with an outside vendor that Snopes says is holding it hostage
NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts: NOT REAL: Trump Is Furious After Discovering Gov't Waste THE
New York Times a favorite Trump target - and interview venue
President Donald Trump has made The New York Times a centerpiece of his war on 'fake news.'
AP FACT CHECK : On a doubt voiced about 2016 election result
AP FACT CHECK: The vice chairman of Trump's voting commission casts doubt on popular vote margin in 2016 presidential race although certified results show Hillary Clinton received nearly 2.9 million more votes than Trump.
US YouTube star in Thailand finds coin stunt falls flat
An American expat in Thailand who is a YouTube star with 3.29 million subscribers is in hot water for posting a video of an age-old practice among kids: flattening coins on railroad tracks
Fact check : The Senate health care bill's effect on Medicaid
Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway insisted this week that the Senate GOP health care bill does not include cuts to Medicaid. Meanwhile, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price said the health care proposal would not cause Medicaid recipients to lose their health coverage. The
Jada Pinkett Smith calls Tupac Shakur biopic 'deeply hurtful'
Jada Pinkett Smith said she is hurt by her portrayal in the Tupac Shakur biopic, "All Eyez On Me." The outspoken actress took to Twitter to fact-check parts of the film, which is out in theaters today. "Forgive me my relationship to Pac is too precious to me for the scenes in 'All Eyez On Me' to