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FILE - IN this Nov. 8, 2016 file photo, Democratic senatorial candidate U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, D-Ariz., speaks to supporters during an election night party in Phoenix.  Kirkpatrick said Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, that she's taking time off from her congressional duties to seek treatment for alcohol dependence after a “serious” fall.  Kirkpatrick, said she's “finally seeking this help after struggling to do so in the past.

Rep. Kirkpatrick of Arizona seeking treatment for alcoholism

Jan. 15, 2020 7:05 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick of Arizona said Wednesday that she's taking time off from her congressional duties to seek treatment for alcohol dependence after a “serious” fall last week. Kirkpatrick, a Democrat whose swing district in southern Arizona has been targeted by...

FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2011 file photo, U.S. President Barack Obama meets with India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the sidelines of the ASEAN and East Asia summit in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia. On Friday, Jan. 20, 2020, The Associated Press reported on a manipulated version of a photo similar to this circulating online incorrectly depicting Obama with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. The manipulated image has circulated on social media and blogs since at least 2013. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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

Jan. 10, 2020 5:07 PM EST

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the real facts: ___ CLAIM: Photo shows Obama shaking hands with Iranian President Hassan...

Arizona congressman criticized after tweeting doctored photo

Jan. 7, 2020 9:16 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Congressman Paul Gosar is getting criticism after tweeting a doctored picture of former President Barack Obama and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in which he seemed not to realize the foreign leader remains in power. The five-term Arizona Republican published on his personal...

FILE - This July 1, 2019 file photo shows the Manhattan Correctional Center, in New York. Financier Jeffrey Epstein died by suicide and was found in his cell at the Manhattan Correctional Center.  The indictment of two jail guards responsible for monitoring Epstein the night he killed himself hasn’t squashed conspiracy theories about his death. That’s even after prosecutors took pains to point out the ample evidence backing a medical examiner’s determination that the wealthy sex offender hanged himself.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

Feds fight back as Epstein death conspiracy theories swirl

Nov. 23, 2019 12:32 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — At another time in history, the indictment of two jail guards responsible for monitoring Jeffrey Epstein the night he killed himself might have served as an emphatic rebuttal to suspicions that the wealthy sex offender was actually murdered. Not in 2019. Conspiracy theories continued to...