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After the Ohio governor lost to Donald Trump in the Indiana primary, John Kasich suspended his 2016 presidential campaign. We look at his Truth-O-Meter scorecard and a few of our notable fact-checks. Fact-checking Donald Trump on Ted Cruz's father and Lee Harvey Oswald
After the Texas senator lost to Donald Trump in the Indiana primary, Ted Cruz suspended his 2016 presidential campaign. We look at his Truth-O-Meter scorecard and a few of our notable fact-checks. Fact-checking Donald Trump on Ted Cruz's father and Lee Harvey Oswald
Donald Trump has connected the father of Ted Cruz to the JFK assassination. Our fact-check reveals an absurd lack of evidence.
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Sen. Ted Cruz is using this week’s pivotal Indiana primary to make a last stand of sorts against Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump. New! We asked a Ukranian journalist to look into Paul Manafort's work for pro-Russian politicians there
If ___________ becomes president, I’m moving to ___________! The refrain comes up every four years, no matter who’s running.
Seeking to stem the tide of momentum for frontrunner Donald Trump, Ted Cruz names Carly Fiorina as his vice presidential pick -- should he get the GOP nomination. We look at her Truth-O-Meter scorecard.
Donald Trump won all five primaries Tuesday, while Hillary Clinton won four out of five.
Former Florida Sen. Bob Graham says the Obama administration will decide whether to release a report possibly linking Saudi Arabia to Sept. 11 by June, and Bernie Sanders says he isn't ready to hang up his campaign.
On this Earth Day, we look back on some of our recent fact-checks on climate change.
The Republican frontrunner and his campaign manager have made a series of false claims about primary contests being stacked against them.
The New York primary on Tuesday marked another milestone in the race for the Democratic and Republican nominations, with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump winning by big margins. We check in on how the candidates are doing on our Truth-O-Meter.
In an interview last week, President Barack Obama said, "There isn’t a president who’s taken more terrorists off the field than me." • Fact-checking the New York Democratic debate
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory defends his state's House Bill 2, and actor George Clooney explains his big-ticket fundraiser for Hillary Clinton. Fact-checking the Democratic debate in Brooklyn