NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week
August 25, 2017
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts:
NOT REAL: Rosa Parks' Daughter Praises Trump's Response to Charlottesville
THE FACTS: A hoax story created by ourlandofthefree.com claims Rosa Parks' daughter spoke out in support of President Donald Trump during a speech in Washington, saying her late mother "would have been proud of the President's words." The civil rights icon never had children. The pict...