NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

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:

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Trump says he's open to military intervention in Venezuela

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expressing concern over the growing humanitarian crisis in Venezuela and not ruling out military action as a response.

  • Written by By JILL COLVIN and JOSHUA GOODMAN , Associated Press

Hundreds face off ahead of white nationalist rally

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Hundreds of people are facing off in Charlottesville ahead of a white nationalist rally planned in the Virginia city's downtown.

  • Written by By SARAH RANKIN, Associated Press

World's oldest man, a Holocaust survivor, dies at 113

 

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel Kristal, the world's oldest man who lived through both World Wars and survived the Auschwitz concentration camp has passed away just a month short of his 114th birthday, his family said Saturday.

  • Written by By IAN DEITCH