The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Shannon Beckham

Recent stories from Shannon Beckham

Fact-checking around the world: an update

A year ago, we looked at the rise of fact-checking journalism in other countries. Today, there's even more international fact-checking going on. Let us introduce you to some of our counterparts around the world.

Debunking the Obama 'firsts' chain email

A chain email claims to run down all of President Barack Obama's "firsts" in office -- and they're all negative. We fact-checked four specific claims from the dozens on the list. The ones we checked are all wrong.

Mailbag: 'There has to be something worse than Pants on Fire'

We round up the most interesting reactions to our recent fact-checks. This edition of mailbag focuses on comments from Facebook.