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


              FILE - Commuters walk through light snowfall on Westminster Bridge as temperatures dropped below freezing in London, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021.  On Friday, Dec. 2, 2022 The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly claiming new figures from the United Kingdom’s Office for National Statistics shows that three of the country’s largest cities, London, Manchester and Birmingham, are now all “minority white.” (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File)
            
              FILE - Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Chairman Bill Gates gives an update about the ballot counting during a news conference at the Maricopa County Recorders Office in Phoenix, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022. On Friday, Nov. 18, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly claiming Gates admitted that tens of thousands of early ballots dropped off on Election Day were mishandled.  (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)
            
              FILE - An election worker verifies a ballot on a screen inside the Maricopa County Recorders Office, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022, in Phoenix.  On Friday, Dec. 2, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly claiming Arizona’s Maricopa County announced that more than 540,000 voters visited voting centers on Election Day and that only 248,000 Election Day ballots were counted. Therefore, the county “lost” some 292,000 votes. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)