A Facebook account purporting to represent Johns Hopkins hospitals and facilities claims to be offering jobs at the famed US medical institution, with promises of free visas, tickets and accommodation for successful applicants. However, this is false;
Homer truly does have a union job, but does he really understand what that means?
Facebook is showing different job ads to women and men in a way that might run afoul of anti-discrimination laws, according to a new study.
The president used finely-tuned language that sometimes leaves the wrong impression -- and which other administration officials have bungled.
President Joe Biden’s infrastructure proposal, called the American Jobs Plan, is projected to add 2.7 million jobs over 10 years, according to an analysis by Moody’s Analytics. Biden and members of his administration have cited the Moody
In a wide-ranging conversation spanning from his time working in the Trump White House, to his early days as a leader in the House Freedom Caucus (which we learned was supposed to be called the “Reasonable Nutjob Caucus), Mick Mulvaney talks with
Always read the fine print. Or, in this case, the big bold letters.
Facebook users copied and pasted the same claim about Ford, Ohio, and Mexico, across an unknown number of accounts, pages, and groups.
A Facebook account falsely purporting to be run by Ugandan newspaper the Daily Monitor is spreading the claim that the Covid-19 task force for Uganda’s Ministry of Health is recruiting new employees. This is false; the account is fake and not affilia
The administration has tried not to automatically penalize potential staffers for legal behavior in their communities by developing a more flexible policy, Psaki said in a statement to The Associated Press.
Most of the time, Biden gets his talking point right. But he flubbed it on March 12.
An Iowa journalist covering a protest for racial justice was blinded when a police officer shot pepper spray in her face and jailed for hours despite telling him repeatedly that she was just doing her job.
A Facebook account falsely purporting to belong to the South African Police Service (SAPS) has been misleading social media users into believing that it’s promoting an opportunity for hundreds of unemployed people. AFP Fact Check found that the adver
Some online observers critical of U.S. President Joe Biden sought to undercut a broadly positive employment update in March 2021.
“How can it be that nearly half the population thinks the reason people lost their jobs in the pandemic was due to their own underperformance?” The Guardian, 25 February 2021. Last week, Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee claimed that nearly
In these days of COVID-19 restrictions and high unemployment, many people are looking for work. And “remote”, work-from-home jobs may be especially… The post Watch Out for ‘Remote Job’ Scam Emails appeared first on Hoax-Sl
A Facebook post shared tens of thousands of times claims unemployment for minorities hit an all-time low under Donald Trump, and that Joe Biden “killed” 135,000 jobs. This is false; Black men over the age of 20 did not enjoy record employment under
In early 2021, social media users enthusiastically shared a post about the ride-hailing company with the encouraging sign-off, "If you need help, here's help."
In September, before Biden was elected, energy supplier Shell revealed that the company would slash up to 9,000 jobs globally.
One of Trump's golf clubs is reportedly located in the county where Briskman now holds an elected seat.
The exact number of jobs eliminated as a result of an executive order to halt the pipeline's construction remained unknown.
Digitally manipulated images bearing misleading chyrons are common online.
The order states that the government will not hire those with a criminal record, and should be prepared for serious repercussions.
The figure stated is an estimate, and the claim lacks context about the longevity of Keystone jobs.
A misleading online advertisement with a picture of former movie actor Cameron Diaz claimed she now had a "regular 9-5 job."
Someone has to do the dirty work.
Auto industry analysts don’t see how a net gain of 1 million jobs in that sector can come from Biden’s plan.
The former secretary of state said solar and wind are two of the fastest-growing occupations. But the number of potential jobs is a pittance.
We have been fact-checking these numbers for nearly a decade! Politicians keep getting them wrong.
The United Nations agency noted that most people who lost work stopped looking for a job altogether.
Facebook posts claim that President Joe Biden’s revocation of the Keystone XL oil pipeline construction permit will cost tens of thousands of jobs. This is misleading; the company behind the pipeline extension from Alberta to Nebraska said 1,000 Amer
Reportedly, an elaborate “phishing attack” duped a famous reporter into quitting her job to accept a Harvard journalism professorship that did not exist.
A post circulating on Facebook claims the World Health Organization (WHO) is recruiting via a job portal called the Recruitment Trust. But this is false: the UN agency has confirmed it only hires people through its official careers website.
Did a photo show Michiel Vos, son-in-law of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, meeting the shirtless, horned QAnon supporter who was widely mistaken for an Antifa activist during the January 6 events and is that a sign the two were in cah
White House chief of staff Mark Meadows pressed Food and Drug Administration chief Stephen Hahn to grant an emergency use authorization for Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine by the end of the day or face possible firing.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence made the claim during a debate with Democratic rival U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris.
More than 22 million Americans filed for unemployment aid in April due to lockdown imposed to curb the spread of Coronavirus pandemic.
Biden's claim during the debate adds up, but the measurement is a dubious one.
In Trump’s first 30 months as president, manufacturers added 499,000 jobs. The sector has been impacted severely due to trade wars and COVID-19.A study published by the Economic Policy Institute in August shows that President Trump has not