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

  • American Airlines passenger jets prepare for departure on July 21 near a terminal at Boston Logan International Airport, in Boston. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, 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: