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.

What did Neil Armstrong really say when he took his first step on the moon? Millions on Earth who listened to him on TV or radio heard this : “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” But after returning from space, Armstrong said that wasn’t what he had planned to say. He said […]

Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said Friday, July 12, he is resigning following renewed scrutiny of his handling of a 2008 secret plea deal with wealthy financier Jeffrey Esptein , who is accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls. President Donald Trump, with Acosta at his side, made the announcement as he left the White House […]

The BYU Biology Department will hold a three-day Reconciling Evolution Conference beginning July 11 to help professors from across the country learn how to teach reconciliation between religion and evolution. The conference will host 18 different religious universities, each with three representatives: a biology professor, theology professor and local pastor of the same religion. BYU […]