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Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, D-Yonkers, speaks to reporters during a special legislative session to consider new firearms regulations for concealed-carry permits at the state Capitol, Friday, July 1, 2022, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

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Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, D-Yonkers, speaks to reporters during a special legislative session to consider new firearms regulations for concealed-carry permits at the state Capitol, Friday, July 1, 2022, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

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A selection of mustards are displayed in a kitchen, Wednesday June 29, 2022 in East Derry, N.H. (AP Photo/Charles Krup)

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FILE - This undated photo provided by the Oklahoma State Dept. of Corrections shows Benjamin Robert Cole Sr. The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals on Friday, July 1, 2022, set execution dates for six death row inmates, just hours before an attorney for one planned to ask for a rehearing in his case. Execution dates for James Coddington, Richard Glossip, Benjamin Cole, Richard Fairchild, John Hanson and Scott Eizember were scheduled, starting Aug. 25 with Coddington and followed on Sept. 22 with Glossip (Oklahoma State Dept. of Corrections via AP, File)

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FILE - This Feb. 19, 2021, photo provided by Oklahoma Department of Corrections shows Richard Glossip. The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals on Friday, July for one planned to ask for a rehearing in his case. Execution dates for James Coddington, Richard Glossip, Benjamin Cole, Richard Fairchild, John Hanson and Scott Eizember were scheduled, starting Aug. 25 with Coddington and followed on Sept. 22 with Glossip (Oklahoma Department of Corrections via AP File)

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FILE - This Feb. 5, 2021, photo provided by the Oklahoma Department of Corrections shows James Coddington. The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals on Friday, July 1, 2022, set execution dates for six death row inmates, just hours before an attorney for one planned to ask for a rehearing in his case. Execution dates for James Coddington, Richard Glossip, Benjamin Cole, Richard Fairchild, John Hanson and Scott Eizember were scheduled, starting Aug. 25 with Coddington and followed on Sept. 22 with Glossip (Oklahoma Department of Corrections via AP)

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FILE - This undated photo provided by the Oklahoma Department of Corrections shows Richard Fairchild. The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals on Friday, July 1, 2022, set execution dates for six death row inmates, just hours before an attorney for one planned to ask for a rehearing in his case. Execution dates for James Coddington, Richard Glossip, Benjamin Cole, Richard Fairchild, John Hanson and Scott Eizember were scheduled, starting Aug. 25 with Coddington and followed on Sept. 22 with Glossip (Oklahoma Department of Corrections via AP File)

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FILE - A plane drops retardant on a wildfire near homes Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022, in Laguna Beach, Calif. U.S. officials are testing a new wildfire retardant after two decades of buying millions of gallons annually from one supplier, but watchdogs say the expensive strategy is overly fixated on aerial attacks at the expense of hiring more fire-line digging ground crews. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File)

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FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2021 photo, an air tanker drops retardant on a wildfire in Goleta, Calif. U.S. officials are testing a new wildfire retardant after two decades of buying millions of gallons annually from one supplier, but watchdogs say the expensive strategy is overly fixated on aerial attacks at the expense of hiring more fire-line digging ground crews. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File)

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This combination of images shows album art for the Neil Young and Crazy Horse album "Toast,” left, and Journey's news studio album, “Freedom,” set for release Friday, July 8. (Warner Records/BMG via AP)

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FILE - An overnight individual egg strata is shown April 4, 2016, in Concord, N.H. Federal regulations run through American life, touching on everything we consume, the air we breathe, the water we drink. (AP Photo/J.M. Hirsch, File)

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This image shows album art for "Growin' Up" by Luke Combs. (River House Artists/Columbia Nashville via AP)

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How the chemical combination of mifepristone and misoprostal acts to end a pregnancy. (AP Graphic)

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FILE - Nichole Schmidt, mother of Gabby Petito, whose death on a cross-country trip has sparked a manhunt for her boyfriend Brian Laundrie, speaks alongside, from left, Tara Petito, stepmother, Joseph Petito, father, Richard Stafford, family attorney, and Jim Schmidt, stepfather, during a news conference, Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021, in Bohemia, N.Y. A Florida judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit, Friday, July 1, 2022, in which the parents of Gabby Petito claim that Brian Laundrie told his parents he had killed her before he returned home alone from their western trip. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

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Light from the third atomic blast in a week illuminates mountains at the Atomic Energy Commission's new testing range, on Feb. 1, 1951. This picture was taken in Las Vegas. The building in the foreground is the Union Pacific Station. (AP Photo/Harold P. Matosian)

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Stocks shook off a morning slump and ended higher Friday, but not enough to erase their losses for the week. It was the fourth losing week in the last five for Wall Street. The latest choppy trading comes as investors worry about high inflation and the possibility that higher interest rates …

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A former Georgetown University tennis coach who once coached former President Barack Obama's family was sentenced Friday to 2 1/2 years in prison for pocketing more than $3 million in bribes in exchange for helping wealthy parents cheat their kids' way into the school.

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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:

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How the chemical combination of mifepristone and misoprostal acts to end a pregnancy. (AP Graphic)

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NEW YORK (AP) — Despite a growing recognition of the problem, the United States continues to see newspapers die at the rate of two per week, according to a report issued Wednesday on the state of local news.

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A new AP-NORC poll finds that 1 in 5 U.S. adults say abortion and women's rights should be a top government priority. (AP Graphic)

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CHICAGO (AP) — R. Kelly could be in his 80s before the singer is free again, based on a 30-year prison term imposed this week by a New York federal judge for parlaying his fame to sexually abuse young fans, including some who were children.

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This photo provided by Panned Parenthood of Maryland shows Dr. Kyle Bukowski, the chief medical officer for Planned Parenthood of Maryland at a rally, Friday, June 24, 2022 in Baltimore. A Maryland law taking effect Friday, July 2, 2022 will enable nurse practitioners, nurse midwives and physician assistants who receive special training to perform abortions, as some states seek to expand access to the procedure after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. Dr. Kyle Bukowski, the chief medical officer for Planned Parenthood of Maryland, is training non-physicians to perform safe abortions in Maryland. (Planned Parenthood of Maryland via AP)

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This photo provided by Panned Parenthood of Maryland shows Dr. Kyle Bukowski, the chief medical officer for Planned Parenthood of Maryland. A Maryland law taking effect Friday, July 2, 2022 will enable nurse practitioners, nurse midwives and physician assistants who receive special training to perform abortions, as some states seek to expand access to the procedure after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. Dr. Kyle Bukowski, the chief medical officer for Planned Parenthood of Maryland, is training non-physicians to perform safe abortions in Maryland. (Planned Parenthood of Maryland via AP)

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Senate Minority Leader Robert Ortt, R-Lockport, reads a rough draft of the legislative bill for new firearms regulations for concealed-carry permits in his office during a special legislative session at the state Capitol Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

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Senate Minority Leader Robert Ortt, R-Lockport, reads a rough draft of the legislative bill for new firearms regulations for concealed-carry permits in his office during a special legislative session at the state Capitol Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

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Senate Minority Leader Robert Ortt, R-Lockport, reads a rough draft of the legislative bill for new firearms regulations for concealed-carry permits in his office during a special legislative session at the state Capitol Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

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Two women watch as the sun sets on Lake Hefner Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

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A boy bats at a ball at sunset Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

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A street mural of the late rapper Nipsey Hussle is framed through tree branches, Tuesday, June 28, 2022, in Los Angeles. The many murals of Hussle around Los Angeles speak to the late rapper's lasting legacy. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

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A car blurs past a street mural of the late rapper Nipsey Hussle, Tuesday, June 28, 2022, in Los Angeles. The many murals of Hussle around Los Angeles speak to the late rapper's lasting legacy. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

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A passenger jet streaks toward a landing at Reagan National Airport in Arlington, Va, Thursday evening, June 30, 2022. Heavy travel is expected over the Fourth of July holiday in the United States. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)

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Pedestrians walk past a mural of the late rapper Nipsey Hussle, Thursday, June 30, 2022, near the location of his closed The Marathon Clothing store in Los Angeles. The many murals of Hussle around Los Angeles speak to the late rapper's lasting legacy.(AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

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A man walks his dog past a street mural of the late rapper Nipsey Hussle, Tuesday, June 28, 2022, in downtown Los Angeles. The many murals of Hussle around Los Angeles speak to the late rapper's lasting legacy. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

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Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller prays during a multi-faith memorial Mass and prayer vigil at San Fernando Cathedral to honor the victims and survivors of the recent human smuggling tragedy, Thursday, June 30, 2022, in San Antonio. More than 50 people died in Monday's human-smuggling attempt. Monday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Candles are presented during a multi-faith memorial Mass and prayer vigil at San Fernando Cathedral to honor the victims and survivors of the recent human smuggling tragedy, Thursday, June 30, 2022, in San Antonio. More than 50 people died in Monday's human-smuggling attempt. Monday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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A woman joins others in prayer during a multi-faith memorial Mass and prayer vigil at San Fernando Cathedral to honor the victims and survivors of the recent human smuggling tragedy, Thursday, June 30, 2022, in San Antonio. More than 50 people died in Monday's human-smuggling attempt. Monday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Candles are presented during a multi-faith memorial Mass and prayer vigil at San Fernando Cathedral to honor the victims and survivors of the recent human smuggling tragedy, Thursday, June 30, 2022, in San Antonio. More than 50 people died in Monday's human-smuggling attempt. Monday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Jose Prin, center, a migrant from Venezuela, is greeted by Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller, left, after a multi-faith memorial Mass and prayer vigil at San Fernando Cathedral to honor the victims and survivors of the recent human smuggling tragedy, Thursday, June 30, 2022, in San Antonio. More than 50 people died in Monday's human-smuggling attempt. Monday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Jose Prin, center, a migrant from Venezuela, is greeted by Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller, left, after a multi-faith memorial Mass and prayer vigil at San Fernando Cathedral to honor the victims and survivors of the recent human smuggling tragedy, Thursday, June 30, 2022, in San Antonio. More than 50 people died in Monday's human-smuggling attempt. Monday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Mourners take part in a multi-faith memorial Mass and prayer vigil at San Fernando Cathedral to honor the victims and survivors of the recent human smuggling tragedy, Thursday, June 30, 2022, in San Antonio. More than 50 people died in Monday's human-smuggling attempt. Monday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Maria Alvarez holds her son, Santiago, during a multi-faith memorial Mass and prayer vigil at San Fernando Cathedral to honor the victims and survivors of the recent human smuggling tragedy, Thursday, June 30, 2022, in San Antonio. More than 50 people died in Monday's human-smuggling attempt. Monday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Paola Martinez stands with her family as she holds a Virgin Mary statute during a multi-faith memorial Mass and prayer vigil at San Fernando Cathedral to honor the victims and survivors of the recent human smuggling tragedy, Thursday, June 30, 2022, in San Antonio. More than 50 people died in Monday's human-smuggling attempt. Monday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Mourners take part in a multi-faith memorial Mass and prayer vigil at San Fernando Cathedral to honor the victims and survivors of the recent human smuggling tragedy, Thursday, June 30, 2022, in San Antonio. More than 50 people died in Monday's human-smuggling attempt. Monday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

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Sen. James Tedisco, R-Glenville speaks to a reporter in the hallway during a special legislative session to consider new firearms regulations for concealed-carry permits at the state Capitol Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

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Sen. Brian Kavanagh, D- Manhattan, speaks to reporters outside the Senate Chamber during a special legislative session to consider new firearms regulations for concealed-carry permits at the state Capitol Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

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Stitches can be seen on the back of Eric Holder's head during closing arguments at his trial over the death of hip-hop star Nipsey Hussle on Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Los Angeles. (Frederic J. Brown/Pool Photo via AP)

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Stitches can be seen on the back of Eric Holder's head during closing arguments at his trial over the death of hip-hop star Nipsey Hussle on Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Los Angeles. (Frederic J. Brown/Pool Photo via AP)

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FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2014 photo, Associated Press reporter Kathy Gannon answers questions during an interview in New York. This was Gannon's first interview since she and AP photographer Anja Niedringhaus were attacked on April 4, by a gunman in Khost Province in eastern Afghanistan as they prepared to cover the presidential election the next day. Niedringhaus was killed in the attack and Gannon is recovering from multiple gunshot wounds. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)