This week's stories are about Oprah, ISIS, and an inconvenient use of pizza.
Posted on January 12, 2018, at 1:54 p.m. ET
This is the chyron CNN put up while Trump was speaking about signing the Martin Luther King Jr. Day proclamation following his "shithole countries" remark.
That post, which came from the unreliable website groupviral according to AP, is one of many false reports surrounding the Alabama election.
Although widely shared by pro-Trump personalities and websites, Oprah's comments were taken out of context, Snopes reports.
This doctored screenshot was published by a "satirical" Facebook page, Snopes reports, and the former presidents did not send those tweets.
This post was published by a website that describes itself as satirical, but frequently publishes false stories that play on fear and hatred, Snopes reports.
The Massachusetts police told AP the dead woman's boyfriend tipped them off.
The cruise line told Noisey the letter was a practical joke from a passenger.
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