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Not Real News FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2019 file photo, R. Kelly appears during a hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse in Chicago. On Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly asserting that Kelly was sentenced to 104 years in prison. The 52-year-old singer, who is in federal custody, hasn’t been sentenced. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool) (Antonio Perez
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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week:

December 13, 2019 4:30 pm

Election 2020 Bloomberg Democratic presidential contender Michael Bloomberg speaks to gun control advocates and victims of gun violence in Aurora, Colo., on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019. The billionaire former New York City mayor unveiled a gun control policy just steps from one of Colorado's worst mass shootings, calling for a ban on all assault weapons. (AP Photo/Thomas Peipert) (Thomas Peipert
STF)

AP FACT CHECK: Bloomberg says he's killing coal. He's not

WASHINGTON -- Democratic presidential contender Michael Bloomberg broadly, repeatedly -- and wrongly -- took a huge amount of credit Friday...

December 13, 2019 2:20 pm

Not Real News FILE - In this Nov. 24, 2019 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during a campaign stop in Hillsboro, N.H. Social media users began circulating the claim on Twitter and Facebook on Sunday, Dec. 1, to make it appear as though Sanders was winding down his campaign in South Carolina. Sanders is not closing his campaign offices in South Carolina. In fact, Sanders has nine offices in the state and the campaign is expanding locations, Sarah Ford, a campaign spokeswoman for the Vermont senator, told The Associated Press in an email.(AP Photo/Mary Schwalm) (Mary Schwalm
FRE)

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week:

December 6, 2019 4:50 pm

Trump Impeachment Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-N.Y., questions former White House national security aide Fiona Hill, and David Holmes, a U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, as they testify before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, during a public impeachment hearing of President Donald Trump's efforts to tie U.S. aid for Ukraine to investigations of his political opponents. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) (Manuel Balce Ceneta
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NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week:

November 22, 2019 5:10 pm

Not Real News FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019 file photo, a poll worker offers a voter an

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were...

November 15, 2019 4:20 pm