Fact-Checking

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Thousands of Tunisians rallied on Sunday against a presidential power grab in the only democracy to have emerged from the Arab Spring uprisings a decade ago. (AP Photo/Hassene Dridi)

Tunisia’s ‘disinfo’ decree threatens to lock up rule violators

Oliver Lester, of Montgomery, wears a hat with President President Donald Trump's campaign slogan as he watches results come in for Gov. Kay Ivey at a watch party, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Montgomery, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

What is a MAGA Republican?

A accountability sign is shown hanging during a tour of Utah County's elections equipment and review processes for administering secure elections Tuesday, April 19, 2022, in Provo, Utah. In Utah and other Republican-led states, unsubstantiated election fraud claims have upended support for vote by-mail, a practice that not long ago was overwhelmingly popular among Republicans. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

How could voting be affected in the US if election deniers win?

George Soros, left, chairman of Soros Fund Management and founder of The Open Society Institute, speaks with Volodymyr Groysman, then the Ukrainian parliament speaker, in Kiev, Ukraine, Monday, Jan. 12, 2015. (AP Photo/Anastasiia Sirotkina, Pool)

What George Soros said about Ukraine in a 2014 CNN interview

Security fencing shown around the Capitol in Washington, Sept. 16, 2021. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Political extremism in the public square: A resource for journalists and voters