VERIFY Fact Check |

Yes, Cyber Monday got its start because people shopped online at work

Holiday

Refrigerated Thanksgiving leftovers are safe to eat for 4 days

Holiday

Verifying which Thanksgiving foods are safe for pets

Holiday

No, eating turkey does not make you sleepy

Holiday

No, hot food doesn’t need to cool down before going in the fridge

Food

Turkey prices were up 17% in October, but Thanksgiving shoppers will likely see discounts

Money

No, Election Day is not a federal holiday

Elections

No, legitimate reports of contaminated Halloween candy are not common

Holiday

Support for labor unions has increased, but union membership is at an all-time low

National

No, the Fourth of July hasn’t always been a holiday

Holiday

The progress pride flag is copyrighted, but only restricted for commercial use

Holiday

Yes, Father’s Day started in Spokane, Washington

Holiday

Yes, the post office will be closed on June 20 in observance of Juneteenth

Holiday

Yes, Pennsylvania is the only state that recognizes Flag Day as a legal holiday

Holiday

Yes, Pride Month began as a protest against police brutality

Holiday

Yes, Walmart was selling ‘Juneteenth’ ice cream and has since pulled it from shelves

Food