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Is This Millionaire Brandon Torrent Urinating on a Homeless Person?

A meme commonly circulated via social media (in various languages) purports to show a “New Yorker millionaire” named Brandon Torrent, who in 1979...

Were Portland Protesters ‘Kidnapped’ by Federal Officers in Unmarked Vans?

Conner O’Shea told journalists he started running when he saw mysterious, armed people wearing camouflage body armor jump out of an unmarked van...

Margaret Sanger’s Name To Be Dropped from NYC Clinic Over Eugenics Connection

NEW YORK (AP) — Planned Parenthood of Greater New York will remove the name of pioneering birth control advocate Margaret Sanger from its...

Did Trump Tweet That the Confederate Flag Is a ‘Symbol of Love’?

On July 17, 2020, the Associated Press reported that the Pentagon had banned display of the Confederate flag on U.S. military installations in...

Ex-Cop Charged in Floyd’s Death Faces 9 Tax Evasion Counts

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The former Minneapolis police officer charged with murder in the death of George Floyd was charged Wednesday with multiple felony...

Disinformation Campaigns Are Murky Blends of Truth, Lies and Sincere Beliefs

This article by Kate Starbird is republished here with permission from The Conversation. This content is shared here because the topic may interest...

Will the WhatsApp Message ‘Argentina Is Doing It’ Hack My Phone?

In July 2020, WhatsApp users reported receiving a message that claimed a video on the platform titled “Argentina is doing it” was spreading...

Cognitive Test. Trump. Biden. Campaign. Flashpoint.

This article is republished here with permission from The Associated Press. This content is shared here because the topic may interest Snopes readers;...

Feds To Launch 3-Digit Suicide Prevention Phone Number

People in the U.S. who feel suicidal will soon be able to dial “988” instead of the standard 10-digit phone number to reach...

Did Melania Trump Post a Photo of Herself Wearing a Soviet Army Hat?

In the summer of 2020, Facebook users shared a meme that claimed U.S. first lady Melania Trump posted a photograph of herself wearing...
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