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BRANSON, Mo. (AP) — Divers found four more bodies Friday in a Missouri lake where a duck boat packed with tourists capsized and sank in high winds, bringing the death toll to 17 in the country-and-western town of Branson, authorities said.

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

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are little changed Friday as traders shrug off the latest trade threats from President Donald Trump and focus on company earnings reports, which contained some better-than-expected results from big names including Microsoft. Banks are rising along with interest ra…

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LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2018--Technavio has announced their latest pipeline analysis report on the . The report includes a detailed analysis of the pipeline molecules under investigation within the defined data collection period to treat retinitis pigmentosa.

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Thousands of people were without power Friday after a flurry of unexpected tornadoes swept through central Iowa, injuring at least 17 people and flattening buildings in three cities.

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Scorching heat was spreading Friday across much of the South, where temperatures are expected to soar over 100 degrees (37.8 Celsius) and persist into next week.

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LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2018--Technavio has announced their latest pipeline analysis report on the . The report includes a detailed analysis of the pipeline molecules under investigation within the defined data collection period to treat polycystic ovary syndrome.

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2018--Alliant Insurance Services, the nation’s largest specialty insurance brokerage firm, has named Brent Hartman Managing Director of its Construction Services Group. In this role, he will continue as a client advocate for construction and re…

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2018--Alliant Insurance Services, the nation’s largest specialty insurance brokerage firm, has announced that Danielle Maxey has joined its Construction Services Group as Account Executive. In this role, she will continue to service clients ope…

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SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2018--Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced plans to open in Spokane its first fulfillment center in Eastern Washington, creating more than 1,500 full-time jobs with benefits starting on day one. Amazon currently employs more than 50,000 people acr…

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NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer secretly recorded Trump discussing a possible payment to a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with him, a person familiar with an investigation into the attorney told The Associated Press on Friday.

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2018--Alliant Insurance Services, the nation’s largest specialty insurance brokerage firm, has named Bill Noonan Managing Director, Construction Services Group. He will focus on building client risk strategies and will also spearhead awareness …

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SAN ANTONIO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2018--NuStar GP Holdings, LLC (NYSE: NSH) and NuStar Energy L.P. (NYSE: NS) today announced that the NSH unitholders have approved the merger of NSH with a wholly owned subsidiary of NS. Approximately ninety-eight percent of the NSH units that voted were…

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CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 20, 2018--Since 1978, Dawn has been leading the way to a better world by partnering with organizations dedicated to helping save birds and marine animals who were the innocent victims of oil spills and environmental catastrophes. This July, Dawn is celebratin…

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Friday spared a condemned killer whose sentence was challenged after a juror came forward and said information about the extent of the inmate's tough childhood wasn't properly presented at trial.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday escalated his threats to punish China for its trade policies, warning anew that he's prepared to impose tariffs on all Chinese imports and arguing that Beijing has manipulated its currency at the expense of the United States.

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KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — The leaders of Egypt and Sudan have agreed to mend ties, frayed by repeated failures to reach a deal over an upstream Nile dam being built by Ethiopia, and the revival of a longstanding dispute over a border territory held by Cairo and claimed by Khartoum.

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In a story July 18 about a Minneapolis teenager's hot-dog stand, The Associated Press misidentified the agency that helped Jaequan Faulkner get his stand properly permitted. It was the Minneapolis Department of Health, not the Minnesota Department of Health.