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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave a speech at Georgetown University in mid-October.

Amid ongoing criticism, Facebook is considering using a label to let people know that political ads aren’t fact-checked

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg believes that his company shouldn't fact-check political ads that run on its platform.
Facebook cofounder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook refuses to fact-check political ads, and it’s infuriating employees and lawmakers. Here’s why the issue has become Facebook’...

Facebook instituted a policy not to fact-check political ads, and it's causing a stir among its own employees and lawmakers like Elizabeth Warren.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks at the NAN Conference, April 5, 2019 in New York City.

Bernie Sanders’ campaign is demanding that The Washington Post retract a fact-check article that assigned Sanders 3 ‘Pinocchios’

Bernie Sanders' campaign published a letter on Saturday demanding that The Washington Post retract an article fact-checking the senator from Vermont.
YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki.

YouTube has started showing fact-check cards debunking conspiracy theories and hoaxes

The feature is only available to a select number of Indian users at the moment, but YouTube says it will eventually be rolled out globally.

Facebook is changing its news feed – here’s how it works and what you need to know

There's even a new feature that checks the facts for you.
President Trump delivers his State of the Union address in Washington.

Popular fact-checking website PolitiFact crashed during Trump’s State of the Union

"Welp ... our website just crashed," PolitiFact's website tweeted at 9:49 p.m. EST, only to announce they were back online five minutes later.
A shark that's stunned people still believe it must swim to breathe.

It’s time to stop spreading these popular myths about animals

For each surprising fact about animals, there's always another that's exaggerated, misguided, or just plain wrong.