A chain message from 2020 claiming Facebook is banning a Christian prayer has resurfaced on the site — and it’s still not true.
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a large collection of marine debris that can be seen floating on the ocean surface. It’s large, but...
Fact-checking Supreme Court justices’ claims about flu deaths and kids with COVID-19 in ‘serious condition’
The VERIFY team investigated two claims about Supreme Court justices’ statements during oral argument, which have drawn criticism from some online.
A chain message claiming the suicide rate increased significantly amid the pandemic has gone viral. But data show it decreased in the U.S. by...
For the past two years, the IRS has pushed the tax filing deadline past April. The agency hasn’t done the same this year.
Most trafficking victims are preyed upon by someone they know, and traffickers rarely victimize someone by kidnapping them.
The American Community Survey is the nation’s largest household survey. Every year, the U.S. Census Bureau contacts over 3.5 million households to participate.
The IRS says the third stimulus check from the federal government is not considered gross income and is therefore not taxable.
You can get COVID-19 and flu at the same time, but experts say this is a dual infection rather than a new strain.
Today marks the one-year anniversary of the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. The VERIFY team investigated three claims from that day.
Long COVID, also called post-COVID, is a set of symptoms adults or children can experience long after their COVID-19 infection is over.
The CDC director made the claim while explaining why there isn’t a negative test recommendation for people ending their isolation.
The CDC recommends Pfizer’s COVID-19 booster for children 12 and older and reduced the wait time between the vaccine’s primary series and booster to...
Latest CDC guidelines on exposure to COVID-19 highlight the importance of booster shots.