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

FILE - Cattle fill pens at the Reeve Cattle Company feed yard on Jan. 5, 2023, near Garden City, Kan. On Friday, April 14, 2023, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly claiming that farmers and ranchers are required to inject livestock with mRNA vaccines (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

FILE - The seal of the Board of Governors of the United States Federal Reserve System is displayed in the ground at the Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building in Washington, Feb. 5, 2018. On Friday, April 14, 2023, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly claiming that a new Federal Reserve digital app, FedNow, will eliminate physical cash. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2015, file photo, the Maple Leaf flag believed to be the one to be first raised above the Peace Tower on Feb. 15, 1965, following resolution and creation of a distinctive Canadian flag, is seen in a display case in the Hall of Honour on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario. On Friday, April 14, 2023, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly claiming that that a proposed bill in Canada would subject anyone who misgenders others or engages in anti-LGBTQ protests to prosecution and a $25,000 fine.(Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP, 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: