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

EPA chief set to meet privately with chemical industry execs

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration's top environmental regulator is set to speak privately to chemical industry executives next week during a conference at a luxury oceanfront golf resort.

  • Written by By MICHAEL BIESECKER , Associated Press

Latest JFK files say no evidence found of CIA link to Oswald

WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly released government documents regarding John F. Kennedy's assassination say allegations that Lee Harvey Oswald was connected to the CIA were "totally unfounded."

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  • Written by By DEB RIECHMANN and ALANNA DURKIN RICHER, Associated Press

Machel: Global malnutrition is a 'hidden pandemic'

MILAN (AP) — Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan and Mozambican humanitarian Graca Machel are addressing a summit on the crisis of malnutrition, which is an underlying cause for half of the child deaths worldwide.

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  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF