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What we know about the health of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

Is Donald Trump a narcissist? A sociopath? Something worse? Is Hillary Clinton suffering from epilepsy? The aftermath of a stroke? Dementia? Here's what we really know about the health of the two presidential candidates.

The post-truth election? Comparing 2016 to past elections on the Truth-O-Meter

We've seen the stories -- that 2016 will go down as the post-truth or post-fact election. But is that true?

Donald Trump's speech about fighting 'radical Islamic terrorism,' fact-checked

Fact-checking Trump's Aug. 15, 2016, speech.

In context: Donald Trump's 'Second Amendment people' comment

Donald Trump drew criticism from some quarters over his reference to "Second Amendment people" and how they can prevent Hillary Clinton from appointing Supreme Court justices. But is it justified? Here's the text and video to make your own judgment.

Fact-checking Tim Kaine, Rick Scott's super PAC on 'Meet the Press'

Fact-checking the Aug. 7 edition of "Meet the Press."

Did Trump campaign soften platform language to benefit Russia?

Donald Trump has turned heads by having some seemingly nice things to say about Russia’s leader Vladimir Putin.

What you need to know about Donald Trump, Russia and Ukraine

Donald Trump was mocked for his perceived ignorance of Russia's presence in Ukraine. Let's explore.

PolitiFact’s coverage of the 2016 Democratic National Convention

Every fact-check from the Democratic National Convention.

PolitiFact’s coverage of the 2016 Republican National Convention

PolitiFacts many fact-checks from the Republican National Convention

What we know about Russia's role in the DNC email leak

The U.S. government has not yet publicly named the culprit behind the DNC hack. But there seems to be widespread agreement among cybersecurity experts and professionals that the attribution belongs to Russian intelligence actors.

The top 10 fact-checks at the RNC, DNC

Ten claims from Cleveland and Philadelphia that you'll want to read again.

The backstory of the Muslim soldier's dad who said Trump 'sacrificed nothing'

More about the Muslim-American soldier killed in Iraq.

Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech, annotated

Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech, annotated.

Fact-checking Hillary Clinton's acceptance of the Democratic nomination

Fact-checking Hillary Clinton's acceptance of the Democratic nomination