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Covid-19 vaccination does not impact Canada life insurance coverage
Social media posts claim that Canadian company Manulife will deny life insurance payments to people who have been immunized against Covid-19 because the vaccines are “experimental.” This is false; both the firm and the Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association said coverage would not be affected.
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Trump falsely claims border wall ‘almost complete’
Former US president Donald Trump claimed in an interview with Fox News that his controversial wall on the Mexico border is nearly complete. But US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) data shows that almost 300 miles of planned construction has not been finished, and President Joe Biden plans to end the project.
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Boxing great Hagler’s death not linked to Covid-19 vaccine
Social media posts claim middleweight boxing legend Marvelous Marvin Hagler’s death was linked to a Covid-19 vaccination. But Hagler’s wife denied vaccine involvement, his official website says he died of natural causes, and the state medical examiner is not investigating the fatality.
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US border authorities apprehended many more than 9,000 people in 2020
Facebook posts shared thousands of times claim only 9,000 migrants illegally passed through the United States border in 2020 during the administration of former president Donald Trump, while more than 100,000 have entered the country unlawfully under President Joe Biden in 2021. This is false; US Customs and Border Protection recorded more 2020 apprehensions than stated, and less in 2021.
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