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

  • FILE - In this April 26, 2021 file photo, a nursing student administers the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination center at UNLV, in Las Vegas. On Friday, April 1, 2022 The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly claiming there were more than 61,000 excess deaths among the millennial age group in the U.S. in the second half of 2021 because of COVID-19 vaccines. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

  • President Joe Biden signs the Emmett Till Anti-Lynching Act in the Rose Garden of the White House, Tuesday, in Washington. On Friday, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly claiming Biden’s outdoor signing of the Emmett Till Anti-Lynching Act, shown in numerous photographs, could not have happened on Tuesday because the White House South Lawn was completely empty and the weather was freezing cold. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

  • Will Smith, right, hits presenter Chris Rock on stage while presenting the award for best documentary feature at the Oscars on Sunday at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. On Friday, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly claiming a photo shows Rock wearing a pad on his cheek during the incident at the Oscars where Smith slapped him. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts: