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Fireball Cinnamon doesn't contain whisky but still has alcohol

Food

No, Wyoming is not banning electric cars

Environment

No, California is not sending out checks to all LGBTQ residents

National

No, you should not turn off your air conditioner to save on your power bill

Local

Senate rule change would be needed for D.C. to get statehood with simple majority vote

Local

Yes, many noncitizens can now vote in New York City, but only in municipal elections

Elections

No, a funeral home didn’t advertise ‘don’t get vaccinated’ on a truck. It was a stunt to encourage vaccination

Coronavirus

Yes, Ida caused New York City’s first ever ‘flash flood emergency,’ which is different from a typical ‘flash flood warning’

Extreme Weather

No, the federal government isn't sending more stimulus checks, but California is

Money

Yes, the World Health Organization said 'children should not be vaccinated at the moment,' but it's old and needs context

Local

No, the federal government isn’t dropping enhanced unemployment benefits, but some states are

Government

D.C. statehood: Here’s how the district could become a state

Local

Man charged with North Carolina road rage murder is not brother of George Floyd

Local

The $27 million Floyd family settlement is not connected to the Chauvin trial

Chauvin Trial

VERIFY: No, a vaccine passport does not violate HIPAA

Local

VERIFY: Texas winter storm power outages, food safety and Farmers' Almanac claims

Weather