Does a video show Dr. Oz being attacked on TV for promoting a supposed three-day diabetes cure? No, that's not true: The footage that purports to be of Dr. Mehmet Oz being beaten up on a TV set stage was a live broadcast of a Ukrainian jo
The headline claims a homophobic slur has been tweeted 2.6 million times in the last three months.
The woman in the video actually has a rare genetic disorder that causes extreme sensitivity to UV light.
World Economic Forum event is evidence that global leaders are planning a new pandemic called Disease X.
REVIEW Claims that the COVID-19 pandemic was planned or that future pandemics have been planned beforehand by health authorities, universities, and prominent personalities like Bill Gates have continually surfaced on social media over the last few y
Does a video on social media show a portal -- an entrance way to a supernatural dimension, realm or world -- being opened up over Geneva? No, that's not true: There is no evidence an event like this happened in September 2023. Additionall
Following a massive explosion at the Sandman Signature Hotel in downtown Fort Worth, social media users began falsely pinning the blast on a 44-year-old migrant.
Nikki Haley “says the retirement age at 65 is way too low, it must be much higher.”
Social media users are sharing the image on community Facebook pages, along with a plea to help identify the girl.
Migrants who enter the U.S. illegally get U.S. passports immediately after leaving a border processing center.
A Facebook post comparing what’s given to immigrants and British pensioners is missing important context.
REVIEW On 20 November 2023, English television presenter Piers Morgan interviewed prominent “manosphere” personality Andrew Tate on his show Piers Morgan Uncensored on various subjects, one of them being the COVID-19 pandemic. This isn’t the f
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Does a video of a man, described in a news report as a militant, show a staged arrest on the Gaza border because he is first seen blindfolded and in his underwear, then apparently putting his pants back on with no blindfold? No, that's no
Local city ordinances don’t often make national news. But claims that a city in Tennessee banned “being gay in public” caught our attention. The story is not as simple as some make it seem. Read the latest on PolitiFact.
Does a video show Apeel coating applied to a cabbage? No, that's not true: The cabbage in the video is not real, and it's not meant to be eaten. The footage shows a way to make food samples for display, and it's from Japan, not the United
A video of a building in the Gaza Strip being blown up has been claimed to show a Palestinian parliament building, but it does not.
AP’S ASSESSMENT: False.
CLAIM: A video shows a makeup artist applying dirt and fake blood to a young girl on a stretcher, proving that people in Gaza are faking injuries in the latest Israel-Hamas war.
CLAIM: News reports say Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's psychiatrist died by suicide. AP’S ASSESSMENT: False. The claim comes from a 2010 satirical blog post.
Para leer en español, vea esta traducción de Google Translate. Quick Take As some celebrities issued statements in response to the Israel-Hamas war, a video posted to social media falsely claimed that pop star Taylor Swift stopped screenings o
Photo shows “American soldiers praying for their country, for Israel before being deployed to defend Israel” in 2023.
Did London officials take down a United Kingdom flag before a march in support of Palestinians to "maintain peace"? No, that's not true: According to an X post from the local police, the flag was taken down to be cleaned. A Google News se
CLAIM: A collage of nine images features the same Palestinian “crisis actor” pretending to be a wounded patient, a dead body and others in the ongoing Israel-Hamas war.
CLAIM: A video shows a soldier being thrown to the ground as an airstrike hits an Israeli tank. AP’S ASSESSMENT: False.
Social media posts have queried a series of images showing a girl being saved by rescuers.
https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/robert-card-arrest-video-lewiston-maine/ On Oct. 25, 2023, a gunman o
Does a video that began circulating on October 25, 2023, show the arrest of Lewiston, Maine, mass shooting suspect Robert Card? No, that's not true: Card was still at large at the time of writing on October 26, 2023. A manhunt was ongoing
AP’S ASSESSMENT: False. The video was filmed in 2012.
CLAIM: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened to intervene in the Israel-Hamas war. AP’S ASSESSMENT: False.
AP’S ASSESSMENT: False.