Here's a roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week.
"Folks are supposed to have common sense. But it's time to start blaming the unvaccinated folks, not the regular folks," the Republican governor said.
A White House signing ceremony for the Crime Victims Fund bill had lawmakers chuckling as U.S. President Joe Biden distributed the ceremonial pens after signing the legislation.
Another big fight is brewing over the U.S. debt ceiling. But what is it, really, and what happens when the U.S. hits the ceiling?
Known as the Indians since 1915, Cleveland's Major League Baseball team will be called Guardians, the club announced Friday.
The Olympic Games have begun in Tokyo, a year delayed and under the darkening shadow of a resurgent pandemic. Full coverage here, plus other morning headlines.
Vaccination rates are rising in some states where new COVID-19 cases are soaring. Get the latest on the delta variant, rare "breakthrough" cases, and find answers to 5 key questions about the persisting pandemic.
It's quite a feat for a bird to grasp a bin lid with its beak, open it and get food inside. A study found cockatoos mostly learned by watching their peers.
Watch the wild moment a rat interrupts a parliament meeting in southern Spain, a rare snow leopard was spotted in the wild for the first time …
A 13-year-old girl was hit in the face by a seagull while riding an amusement park ride in New Jersey. Here's video courtesy of the Press of Atlantic City.
An Indonesian man with the coronavirus boarded a domestic flight disguised as his wife. But the cover didn't last long, and he was arrested.
Here's what to know about COVID-19 "breakthrough" cases. Should Americans be concerned? What are health experts watching for?
Rising virus cases straining hospitals, exhausting doctors; western wildfires impacting air quality in East; 2 key transgender rulings. Plus, today's forecast, birthdays and more.
Coronavirus infections are on the rise again in the United States. While more than 99% of deaths are among those unvaccinated, anecdotal repor…
Top Biden health officials and some White House officials are holding preliminary conversations on revising mask recommendations for vaccinate…
Watch a group of goats race to munch on an invasive species in a New York City park, heat and drought in the western U.S. has set the stage fo…
A mysterious ailment has sickened and killed thousands of songbirds in several mid-Atlantic states. It seems juvenile birds may be most susceptible.
A couple whose gender reveal ceremony sparked a California wildfire that killed a firefighter last year were charged with involuntary manslaughter.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is rejecting two Republicans tapped to sit on a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, citing the "integrity" of the probe.
The seemingly endless streak of skyrocketing used-vehicle prices appears to be coming to a close. Here's the latest on inflation worries in the U.S.