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November

News: A prior version of this story misidentified President Joe Biden. /story/news/politics/2023/11/27/how-old-is-joe-biden/71479875007/

ӣƵ: A previous version of this story had a photo that didn't match the teams featured. /story/sports/sports-betting/2023/11/29/washington-capitals-at-los-angeles-kings-odds-picks-and-predictions-2/71739744007/

News: A ӣƵ story published Nov. 21 misstated the Education Department’s actions regarding antisemitic and anti-Muslim harassment on school and college campuses. More than 800 complaints had been filed by that date. Five allegations of antisemitic harassment and two involving complaints about anti-Muslim harassment were under investigation. /story/news/politics/2023/11/20/rising-antisemitism-campus-federal-investigation/71579893007/

ӣƵ: A previous version of this story incorrectly reported the status of a proposed Inter Miami match against Al-Nassr. /story/sports/soccer/2023/11/21/messi-vs-ronaldo-match-inter-miami-al-nassr/71669110007/

News: A prior version of this story misspelled the last name of Lisa Ballantine. /story/news/politics/2023/11/20/thanksgiving-talk-politics-tips-relatives/71618049007/

Entertainment: A previous version of this story had an incorrect middle name for Allyson Anderson. /story/entertainment/music/2023/11/17/taylor-swift-fan-who-received-hat-during-eras-tour-dies/71624612007/

ӣƵ: A previous version of this story incorrectly reported the status of a proposed Inter Miami match against Al-Nassr. /story/sports/soccer/2023/11/21/messi-vs-ronaldo-match-inter-miami-al-nassr/71669110007/

Social media: A previous version of this post misstated the city in which Jimbo Fisher was a coach.

News: A prior version of this story misspelled NAACP President Derrick Johnson's last name. /story/news/politics/elections/2023/11/11/ballot-shortages-mississippi/71502852007/

Travel: A Nov. 3 story on Page 5B incorrectly stated the court settlement thatErika Hamilton received from American Airlines.She received 4,500 miles. /story/travel/airline-news/2023/11/01/mother-of-twins-wins-lawsuit-against-american-airlines/71354912007/

October

News: The Israel Defense Forces clarified that the female soldier held hostage was rescued during an overnight ground operation.

Life: An earlier version of this article included a quote that misrepresented enriched grains./story/life/food-dining/2023/10/21/what-are-the-healthiest-grains/71219818007/

News: An earlier version of this KFF Health News story misstated the name ofMarathon Health’s Katie Vicars. /story/news/nation/2023/10/27/small-companies-open-employee-medical-clinics/71295335007/

News: An earlier version of this story misstated that The State News is part of the ӣƵ Network. /story/news/nation/2023/10/24/gretchen-whitmer-michigan-state-university-misconduct-claims/71306906007/

Money: An earlier version of this story misidentified Elizabeth Ayoola of NerdWallet. /story/money/2023/10/17/atm-fees-high-biden-junk-fee-crackdown/71166683007/

Money: A previous version of this story misstated the price of Steve Jobs' Birkenstocks, which sold at an auction in November 2022. /story/money/2023/10/11/birkenstock-ipo-history-explained/71145924007/

Money: An earlier version of this story misstated who is affected by this rule. The story has been updated to reflect the proposed rule affects satellite and cable providers. /story/money/2023/10/11/internet-blackout-fcc-proposes-refund/71131587007/

Money: A previous version of this story misstated the number of people 62 and older who have student debt loans./story/money/2023/10/06/student-debt-cancellation-see-where-loans-are-concentrated/71046053007/

ӣƵ: An earlier version of this story incorrectly listed the locations for Big Ten games.

"5 Things" podcast: On the Oct. 5 show in our segment about school psychologists, we misstated the ratio of counselors to students at a school in Hershey, Pennsylvania. At 1 to 1000, it is half of the recommended ratio.

September

Money: An earlier version of this story mischaracterized the competitiveness of Capital One's savings-account interest rates. The reference has been removed. /story/money/personalfinance/2023/09/24/savings-account-interest-rates-best-in-years/70922540007/

Entertainment: A previous version of this video of Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce incorrectly identified the affiliation of a reporter. Jarrett Payton covers the Chicago Bears. /videos/entertainment/entertainthis/2023/09/25/watch-taylor-swift-leaves-chiefs-game-drives-off-travis-kelce/8424676001/

Entertainment: An earlier version of this story misstated the amount of Fox Corp.'s settlement with Dominion Voting Systems in a defamation lawsuit. /story/entertainment/tv/2023/09/21/rupert-murdoch-stepping-down-fox-news-chairman/70922545007/

Money: The UAW strike affects 38 locations across 20 states. An earlier alert undercounted the number of states affected. See the list. /story/money/cars/2023/09/22/uaw-strike-expands-38-locations-nationwide/70930300007/

News: A previous version of this story incorrectly identified an organization. Carol Toye represents the Sierra Club Seal Society of San Diego. /story/news/nation/2023/09/21/human-harassment-sea-lions-san-diego-beach-closure/70918871007/

News: An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified the Higher Education Advisory Group. /story/news/education/2023/09/20/ivy-league-schools-low-income-student-admissions/70904140007/

ӣƵ: A headline on the story incorrectly described Christian Coleman's winning time in the men's 100 meters. He won with a time of 9.83 seconds, tied for the world's fastest time this season. /story/sports/olympics/2023/09/16/christian-coleman-wins-prefontaine-classic-world-fastest-time-noah-lyles/70878628007/

Travel: A previous version of this story misstated the year of the Dred Scott decision. It was decided in 1857. /story/travel/experience/national-parks/2023/09/02/gateway-arch-national-park-st-louis/70734769007/

News: This article was updated to remove incorrect details about math courses and departments at the University of California, Santa Cruz. /story/news/education/2023/09/05/pushing-calculus-to-include-more-students/70745425007/

News: A previous version of this video misstated the Longwood Garden's distance from the prison. /videos/news/nation/2023/09/05/manhunt-dangerous-desperate-escaped-inmate-underway/8391231001/

ӣƵ: Lionel Messi was charged by a fan during a game against the LAFC. His personal security guard ran onto the field to restrain the person. A previous version of this video incorrectly stated the name of the home team. /videos/sports/2023/09/04/lionel-messis-security-guard-tackles-charging-fan-la-galaxy-game/8389992001/

News: An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified Chester County Prison. /story/news/nation/2023/09/01/chester-county-prison-escape-danelo-cavalcante-update/70737427007/

August

Entertainment: An Aug. 29 Life story about K-pop singer U-KNOW misidentified the release date of “Reality Show.” The EP was released Aug. 7. /story/entertainment/music/2023/08/28/u-know-jung-yunho-tvxq-member-interview-profile/70598371007/

Opinion: An Aug. 30 opinion column on A7 misstated swimmer Lia Thomas' school. It's the University of Pennsylvania. /story/opinion/columnist/2023/08/29/trans-rights-womens-sports-conflict-college-coaches-fear-cancelled/70699982007/

News: A previous version of this video misstated how many co-defendants had been booked. /videos/news/politics/2023/08/25/donald-trump-surrenders-multiple-charges-fulton-county-georgia/8372683001/

Money: An earlier version of this story incorrectly listed among states with no Social Security tax Minnesota, which expanded in May 2023 a state tax exemption for benefits without eliminating the tax./story/money/2023/08/20/social-security-state-income-tax/70635772007/

News: An earlier version of this story contained inaccurate or incomplete facts about the history of language./story/news/2022/12/06/what-oldest-language-history/10673435002/

Social media: A previous version of this post graphic contained a name misspelling of Scooter Braun.

ӣƵ: A previous version of this story misstated the extent of the standing water around Dodger Stadium. /story/sports/mlb/dodgers/2023/08/21/dodger-stadium-flooded-photos-tropical-storm-hilary/70643001007/

ӣƵ: The ӣƵ ӣƵ’ MLB power rankings in the Aug. 15 edition misstated the leader of the American League Central Division. The Minnesota Twins lead the division. /story/sports/mlb/2023/08/14/mlb-power-rankings-american-league-division-standings/70584620007/

News: A previous version of this video misidentified ӣƵ’s National Political correspondent, David Jackson. /videos/news/justthefaqs/2023/08/02/donald-trump-indicted-2020-election-investigation/12310956002/

Entertainment: The location of the bookstore in an earlier version of this story was incorrect. Wild Geese Bookshop is located in Franklin, Indiana. /story/entertainment/books/2023/08/03/wild-geese-bookshop-indiana/70523832007/

ӣƵ: A previous version of this story incorrectly reported the next opponent for the U.S. women should they advance from their Round of 16 game vs. Sweden. The Americans would then play the winner of Japan vs. Norway in the quarterfinals. /story/sports/soccer/worldcup/2023/08/01/uswnt-knockout-round-of-16-opponent-next-in-womens-world-cup/70501105007/

July

Money: Due to a typo, an earlier version of this story misstated total U.S. sales of the Kia Stinger. The automaker has sold more than 65,000 Stinger sedans in the U.S. since the model's launch. /story/money/cars/2023/07/22/car-models-discontinued-2024/70441443007/

News: An earlier version of this story misstated the temperature difference in Fahrenheit degrees between Madrid, Spain, and a mountainous area in Spain. It also misstated a temperature difference in Fahrenheit degrees in reference to average temperatures in Tunisia. /story/news/world/2023/07/21/global-responses-to-extreme-heat-from-greece-china-italy/70436010007/

Entertainment: A previous version of this article misstated the cadence of episodes for Season 11. /story/entertainment/tv/2023/07/21/futurama-new-season-release-date/70397730007/

News: An earlier version incorrectly identified Victoria McQueen's title at her high school. She is student body president. /story/news/education/2023/07/21/ap-african-american-studies-rising-popularity/70388116007/

Travel: A previous version of this story misidentified the Norwegian Gem. It is a Jewel-class cruise ship. /story/travel/cruises/2023/07/12/hallmark-christmas-cruise-2024/70406260007/

News: A previous version of this video incorrectly stated the origins of Blue Moon. /videos/news/2023/07/13/craft-beer-four-frothy-facts-brew-snobs-and-hop-lovers/12245485002/

ӣƵ: A previous version of this story incorrectly reported the Iowa State teams being investigated by the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission. The school does not have a baseball program. /story/sports/college/baseball/2023/07/10/alabama-baseball-betting-scandal-new-details/70400118007/

News: This article has been updated to include additional nonpartisan sources of data and research. /story/news/nation/2023/07/08/supreme-court-lgbtq-business-ruling-goes-against-popular-opinion-in-us/70391376007/

News: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated 10-year-old J'Adore's diagnosis date. She was diagnosed in November of 2020. /story/news/health/2023/06/06/georgia-mom-evicted-daughter-kidney-failure/70289704007/

News: This article was revised on July 7 to clarify that Walter M. Kimbrough is no longer the president of Dillard University. /story/news/education/2023/07/06/after-supreme-court-affirmative-action-ruling-scholarships-targeted/70388058007/

Entertainment: A previous version of this story misstated Aston “Familyman” Barrett’s status with The Wailers. He quit performing in 2018. /story/entertainment/music/2023/07/06/bob-marley-one-love-movie-trailer/70388739007/

News: In a 1A story on July 5 about primary care doctors, the relationship between physicians and health professionals such as nurse practitioners and physician assistants was unclear. Paraprofessionals generally work under the supervision of a licensed physician. /story/news/nation/2023/06/27/primary-care-doctor-shortages-on-the-rise-in-the-us-as-wait-times-grow/70352744007/

Entertainment: A photo included in an earlier version of this report was misidentified as The Beatles. The new record featuring John Lennon’s vocals will be a song. /story/entertainment/celebrities/2023/07/03/ringo-starr-beatles-would-never-fake-john-lennon-vocals/70380301007/

June

Graphics: A previous version of this story misstated the number of competing teams in the Tour de France. The correct number is 22. /story/graphics/2023/06/28/2023-tour-de-france-guide/70219858007/

News: This story has been updated to clarify how many people died on the Titanic. /story/news/nation/2023/06/23/titan-victims-extreme-adventure-tourism/70349095007/

Money: This story has been updated to clarifydetails about local liquor laws. /story/money/2023/06/25/alcohol-laws-by-state-us/70344352007/?fbclid=IwAR1kKxjapDZusemMr392AQ4x_Qp12STvSd1XmQbPmIF_KQquz-eHGrrurS4

News: A June 19 article on Page 2A misstated the year the 13th Amendment was passed. It was 1865. /story/news/nation/2023/06/18/juneteenth-federal-holiday-monday/70322099007/

Life: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated when the rescue was made. /story/life/animalkind/2023/06/14/ringtail-lemur-rescue-mistake-texas/70321237007/

Travel: A previous version of this story incorrectly described the Airbus A321 with new livery. The aircraft is part of JetBlue’s existing fleet. /story/travel/airline-news/2023/06/14/jetblue-new-livery-blue-planes/70318943007/

News: A previous version of this story misstated the number of states under red flag warnings. /story/news/weather/2023/06/06/wildfire-smoke-map-red-flag-warnings/70292372007/

News: A previous version of this story incorrectly named ISR courses. The courses are called Infant Swimming Resource courses. /story/news/nation/2023/06/02/granger-smith-son-river-drowning-awareness/70274168007/

May

News: This story has been updated to correct how far away the body was found from where the missing doctor was last seen. /story/news/nation/2023/05/31/missing-missouri-doctor-john-forsyth-arkansas/70272434007/

News: An earlier version of this story misstated the day of week in which Hanukkah starts in 2023. /story/news/2023/03/31/when-is-hanukkah-2023-details-traditions/11484241002/

News: An earlier version of this story did not make clear which versions of the AP African American Studies course framework excluded the word "queer." It has been updated to clarify that versions in May 2022 and February 2023 did not include the word. /story/news/education/2023/05/22/ron-desantis-ap-african-american-studies-ban-explained/11418542002/

Travel: An earlier version of the story incorrectly listed how police resolved the case./story/travel/airline-news/2023/05/05/jetblue-passengers-bomb-threat-vegas-missing-flight/70186729007/

News: A previous version of this article incorrectly referred to the tornado data provided by the Storm Prediction Center of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. /story/news/2023/04/18/when-is-tornado-season-2023/11650152002/

ӣƵ: A story on the documentary movie “It Ain’t Over” in the May 12 edition misstated the number of league MVP titles won by Yogi Berra. The Yankees legend won three.

Graphics: A previous version of this story misstated that the spotted lanternfly could not fly, they can. The information has been updated. /story/graphics/2023/04/30/spotted-lanternfly-infesting-us-map/11744924002/

April

Travel:A previous version of this story featured quotesmisattributed to Dr. Amanda Takiguchi. Those portions have been removed./story/travel/airline-news/2022/11/01/pet-travel-tips-flight-dog/10651907002/

ӣƵ:A previous version of this story misstated the Australian Open women's singles champion./story/sports/2023/04/05/what-is-tennis-grand-slam/11473245002/

News:This story has been updated to clarify the difference between ChatGPT and GPT-4./story/news/health/2023/04/01/chatgpt-medical-advice-can-chatbots-trusted-what-know/11564379002/

March

News:In some editions, the March 30 1A story about attackers targeting schools misstated the partners in the mass killing database. They are ӣƵ, The Associated Press and NortheasternUniversity./story/news/education/2023/03/29/why-mass-shooters-target-schools/11555855002/

News:This story originally included an inaccuratedetail related to one woman's applicationfor a domestic violence restraining order. The information on Alison Kessler has been updated./in-depth/news/investigations/2023/03/23/school-shootings-worry-parents-but-guns-more-dangerous-home/11432620002/

News:A previous version of this article misstated a committee assignment for Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich./story/news/politics/2023/03/15/svb-signature-donations-democrats-republicans/11472530002/

News:This story has been updated to clarify the release of body camera footage related to the shooting of Tortuguita./story/news/nation/2023/03/06/what-is-cop-city-why-activists-protesting-atlanta/11413222002/

News:An earlier version of this story misstated the comparative price between electric vehicles and gas-powered vehicles./story/news/2023/03/08/how-much-does-it-cost-charge-electric-car/11392871002/

February

Entertainment:An earlier version of this story misstated the year of Paul Walker's death./story/entertainment/movies/2023/02/09/fast-x-trailer-vin-diesel-bruie-larson-jason-mamoa/11223522002/

News:A previous version of this article misstated Terry Wilson's employment status. He remains a Fresno State employee but was granted leave from the position to serve as a staff-wide union representative./story/news/investigations/2023/02/28/fresno-state-botched-sexual-misconduct-complaints-lawsuits-allege/11332189002/

News:An earlier version of this podcast incorrectly stated that ӣƵ ran the Dilbert comic strip. It was the ӣƵ Network, not ӣƵ.

News:ӣƵ did not publish the Dilbert comicstrip. A previous version of this article was incorrect./story/news/nation/2023/02/26/newspapers-dilbert-comic-scott-adams-racist-comments/11354547002/

Facebook:A previous version of this post contained photos from other events earlier this month in Florida.

Money:An earlier version of this story misstated salary figures of bartenders and pharmacists./story/money/2023/02/24/average-salary-increase-top-occupations/11334057002/

News:A previous version of the podcast misstated our guest Kim Hjelmgaard's location.

News:A previous version of this article misspelled the name of the late Donald McEachin, the former congressman from Virginia./story/news/politics/2023/02/21/mcclellan-first-black-woman-congress-virginia-election/11307643002/

ӣƵ:The NFL power rankings in the Feb. 16 edition misidentified the new Los Angeles Chargers offensive coordinator,Kellen Moore.

News:A story onPage 1A Feb. 16 about corporate diversity gave the incorrect date of Southern Co.’s annual meeting. Ittakes place later this year./in-depth/money/2023/02/16/white-men-corporate-america-diversity/11114830002/?gps-source=BRNMSVCPSPXXCORPORATEDIVERSITY&itm_source=usat&itm_medium=onsite-spike&itm_campaign=corporatediversity-storytellingstudio-n&itm_content=static

News:A previous version of this graphic misstated the title of a movie.

News:A previous version of this article misstated the number of Maryland’s Eastern Shore counties./story/news/politics/2023/01/19/wes-moore-maryland-governor-sworn-in/11080774002/

Social media:An earlier version of this video had an incorrect description.

News:An earlier version misstated the requirements in the Biden administration’s proposed Title IX rule for determining the outcome of sexual assault cases. The proposed regulation would require schools to use the “preponderance of evidence” standardmost of the time./story/news/education/2023/02/08/biden-administration-release-new-title-ix-rules-may/11163003002/

News:An earlier version of this video misstated the status of a House Ethics Committee investigation./videos/news/politics/2023/02/07/george-santos-facing-house-probe-after-sexual-harassment-claim/11206100002/

Social media:A previous post misidentified the award Beyoncé won.

January

News:A previous version of this story misidentified the state named by Preply as having the slowest talkers./story/news/nation/2023/01/21/american-slow-talking-states-survey/11080889002/

News:A previous version of this story misstated the home state of Sen. Chris Coons. He is from Delaware./story/news/politics/2023/01/22/biden-documents-what-we-know/11099674002/

Social media:A previous version of this post included an incorrect year of death. DavidCrosby died in 2023.

News:An earlier version misstated the name of Hillsdale College's spokesperson, Emily Stack Davis./story/news/education/2023/01/15/what-hillsdale-college-florida-gov-desantis-wants-replicate/11048401002/

Money:An earlier version of this story misstated the new price of the Tesla Model Y. It is $52,990./story/money/cars/2023/01/14/tesla-price-drop-model-y-electric-vehicle-tax-credits-sales/11054690002/

Entertainment:An earlier version of this galleryincluded a photo incorrectly identifying Paige Butcher./picture-gallery/entertainment/movies/2023/01/10/golden-globes-2023-red-carpet-celebrity-fashion/11020582002/

ӣƵ:A previous version of this story incorrectly identifiedDennis Eckersley's ex-wife with whom he adopted Alexandra. Dennis and NancyEckersley adopted Alexandra./story/sports/mlb/2022/12/30/dennis-eckersley-family-respond-after-daughter-baby-found-woods/10970152002/

Travel:A previous version of this story misidentified whocreated Seven Principles of Leave No Trace./story/travel/experience/america/national-parks/2021/08/03/national-parks-leave-no-trace-principles-environment-wildlife-crowded/8055942002/

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