Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

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Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

On Friday, The Associated Press reported on a video circulating online and inaccurately described, in some social media posts, as showing Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg firing an AR-15 rifle. The shooter in the video is another young Swede named Emmy Slinge.
On Wednesday, people work to secure the scene of a shooting at a kosher supermarket in Jersey City, N.J. On Friday, The Associated Press reported on photos circulating online incorrectly claiming to show the assailants involved in Tuesday’s Jersey City gunbattle. The photos actually show Darius Bolden and Yasmin Tejada, who were connected to a separate murder case that dates back to August.
A man dressed as the pagan character Krampus screeches at spectators during a traditional Krampus run in 2018 in Hollabrunn, Austria. On Friday, The Associated Press reported on a video circulating online incorrectly described as showing migrants trying to disrupt a parade of St. Nicholas in Austria and being rebuffed by men dressed as Krampus. In the statement, the organizers said the people seen in the video are not migrants but locals wearing padded clothing who volunteered to provoke the Krampus characters.
R. Kelly appears during a hearing Sept. 17 at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse in Chicago. On Friday, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly asserting that Kelly was sentenced to 104 years in prison. The 52-year-old singer, who is in federal custody, hasn’t been sentenced.

Taking a look at what didn’t happen this week

On Friday, The Associated Press reported on a video circulating online and inaccurately described, in some social media posts, as showing Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg firing an AR-15 rifle. The shooter in the video is another young Swede named Emmy Slinge.
On Wednesday, people work to secure the scene of a shooting at a kosher supermarket in Jersey City, N.J. On Friday, The Associated Press reported on photos circulating online incorrectly claiming to show the assailants involved in Tuesday’s Jersey City gunbattle. The photos actually show Darius Bolden and Yasmin Tejada, who were connected to a separate murder case that dates back to August.
A man dressed as the pagan character Krampus screeches at spectators during a traditional Krampus run in 2018 in Hollabrunn, Austria. On Friday, The Associated Press reported on a video circulating online incorrectly described as showing migrants trying to disrupt a parade of St. Nicholas in Austria and being rebuffed by men dressed as Krampus. In the statement, the organizers said the people seen in the video are not migrants but locals wearing padded clothing who volunteered to provoke the Krampus characters.
R. Kelly appears during a hearing Sept. 17 at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse in Chicago. On Friday, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly asserting that Kelly was sentenced to 104 years in prison. The 52-year-old singer, who is in federal custody, hasn’t been sentenced.