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A screenshot of a social media post from an account with the handle @TeamTrumpNews has falsely alleged that the U.S. president has invoked a 200-year-old act to...
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Social media users have been sharing a post that claims a video in which outgoing president Donald Trump acknowledges President-elect Biden’s victory in the...
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Two videos of women being arrested at an airport are being circulated by social media users who allege they show them being caught by police when returning home...
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