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FACT CHECK: Crossroads GPS twists facts in Senate ads

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Conservative group makes leaping statements in two ads attacking politicians

FACT CHECK: Soft on Anti-Semitism

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U.S. Ambassador's comments portrayed unfairly as anti Semitic

Undaunted, Senator still trying to close decrepit schools on military bases

By Rachael Marcus

The Senate won't take up a proposal to close Defense Department-run schools. But the plan's architect vows to try again.

FACT CHECK: Newt’s erroneous ethics alibi

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Current Republican favorite for the presidential nomination holding a grudge against '97 ethics panel, Pelosi

FACT CHECK: Gingrich's evolution on climate change

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FACT CHECK: Holding Gingrich to his own statements on climate change

FACT CHECK: GOP candidates proving to be factually challenged

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FACT CHECK: Facts large and small trip up Republican presidential candidates

Congressional perks: Lawmakers’ most surprising benefits

By Corbin Hiar

The blessings of a Congressional Thanksgiving? Exercise facilities and free parking

FACT CHECK: GOP’s phantom job losses

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Looking to smear Obama, Republicans effectively triple job loss stats

FACT CHECK: Super PAC polishes Jon Huntsman’s resume

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Super PAC 'Our Destiny' makes errors in TV ad backing Jon Huntsman

FACT CHECK: Foreign policy themed GOP debate full of falsehoods

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Republican presidential candidates stretch the truth on international issues in South Carolina debate

U.S. deportees to Haiti, jailed without cause, face severe health risks

By Jacob Kushner

U.S. deportees to Haiti face incarceration, severe health risks

From pension buyouts to PTSD, how America's veterans are faring on Veterans Day

By Sandy Johnson

24 million veterans, and the government's treatment of them

FACT CHECK: GOP candidates misstate taxes and federal government pay

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Republican debate featured mistakes on how many people pay taxes and how much they spend on tax prep

FACT CHECK: John Boehner’s big stretch on small business

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Speaker Boehner majorly flubs statistics on "millionaire" tax question

China-based corporate web behind troubled Africa resource deals

What’s behind the high-flying conglomerate?

FACT CHECK: Jon Huntsman claims EPA has 'assaulted' coal

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Republican contender for Presidential nomination 'blacks out' on blackouts

FACT CHECK: Herman Cain’s pattern of evasion and misdirection

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GOP candidate contradicts himself on abortion, 9-9-9 and now, on allegations of sexual harassment

FACT CHECK: Herman Cain’s false attack on Planned Parenthood

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Presidential contender said founder of Planned Parenthood wanted to keep "black babies from being born"

FACT CHECK: Rick Perry’s dubious tax promise

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Texas Gov. and presidential contender's flat tax plan isn't quite flat for lower-income taxpayers

FACT CHECK: Axelrod ups the ante

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Obama team continues to trumpet effect of American Jobs Act

Looking for something haunting this Halloween?

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iWatch News has uncovered more than a few frightening numbers this year, read at your own risk

FACT CHECK: Romney didn’t OK new benefits for illegal immigrants

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Contrary to Gov. Rick Perry's claim, Mass. 2006 health care law included no coverage for illegal immigrants

FACT CHECK: Will health care law raise insurance premiums?

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Republicans exaggerate an increase caused by the new law, but Obama promised lower premiums

What's next for Libya? Questions after Gadhafi's death

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His family's wealth is reported in the billions: Many challenges and questions arise after his death

Swedish journalists, charged with terrorism, on trial in Ethiopia

By Ricardo Sandoval Palos

Invesgitation into human rights abuses in remote corner of Ethiopia land Swedish journalists in Addis Ababa jail

IGs lauded for sniffing out potential savings of $87.2 billion in last year

By Corbin Hiar

IG community's greatest hits of 2010 get a shoutout

Cartels carve new drug routes in Central America

By Nick Miroff

In a Belizean town known for its trade in contraband, illicit drugs cast a new shadow

FACT CHECK: Perry campaign uses selective editing to claim Romney flip-flopped on the stimulus

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FACT CHECK: Perry unfairly characterizes Romney on stimulus

Investigations Around the World

By Simona Raetz

Investigations from investigative reporting centers in Chile, Iraq and Florida

FACT CHECK: Fanciful ‘facts’ at Fox News debate

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Candidates play fast and loose with facts about each other, history