Fact-Checking

Poynter's Coverage of Fact-Checking

Dr. Bhavik Kumar, 31, left, watches as a sonographer, who asked not to be named, does a sonogram on an 8-weeks-pregnant woman at Whole Woman's Health on Wednesday, June 1, 2016. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

How treatment of ectopic pregnancy fits into post-Roe medical care

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The International Fact-Checking Network’s statement on the Philippine government’s decision to shut down Rappler

Cassidy Hutchinson, former aide to Trump White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, arrives to testify as the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol continues to reveal its findings of a yearlong investigation, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, June 28, 2022. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

What is Jan. 6 hearing witness Cassidy Hutchinson’s background?

In this Aug. 15, 2012, file photo, three variations of the AR-15 assault rifle are displayed at the California Department of Justice in Sacramento, Calif. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

The history of the AR-15 and how it became a symbol of American gun culture

A panel about automated fact-checking featuring, left to right, Ruben Miguez, CTO of Newtral; Pablo M. Fernandez, executive director of Chequeado; Tai Nalon, executive director of Aos Fatos; Kate Wilkinson, senior product manager at Full Fact; Bill Adair, director of Duke Reporters Lab; and moderator Lucas Graves, professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison; at GlobalFact 9 in Oslo, Norway, on Friday, June 24. (Angela Trajanoski/Poynter)

What is the future of automated fact-checking? Fact-checkers discuss.

The U.S. Supreme Court building behind security fencing, Monday, June 27, 2022, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

5 things to know now that the Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade