This week we have stories about Stormy Daniels, Karl Marx, and astronaut DNA.
Posted on March 26, 2018, at 1:59 p.m. ET
This image is photoshopped, Snopes reports. In the original image, Ivanka Trump is next to Melania. The fake image has been used to justify online conspiracy theories.
New documents reveal the school's resource officer told law enforcement to, "Stay at least 500 feet away at this point," BuzzFeed News reports.
The story originated on a website filled with completely fabricated stories, Lead Stories reports.
Astronaut Mark Kelly spent a year in space, which changed his gene expression — but his DNA remained the same.
Because of a tenuous connection and misleading headlines, some people believed Cecil's killer was appointed to a wildlife council, Snopes reports. It's true that some appointees have a connection to Safari Club International, a trophy-hunting lobby group Cecil's killer is a member of, but the group has 50,000 members and he is not an appointee.
The original video was of her and other Parkland activists ripping up targets, but that didn't stop many accounts from sharing the fake.
The bill is a souvenir note, Snopes reports, but it's the real thing.
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