Fox reported that Garafalo, 72, also received two purple hearts along with more than a dozen medals during his service. "And we certainly hope maybe the president is listening".
"Fox News not withdrawing that story drove me nutty", Shipley told the Military Times.
There's only one problem.
Although he served in the Navy during the time of the Vietnam War, his service lasting from 1963 to 1967, the NY resident got nowhere near Southeast Asia, his work as an aviation boatswain's mate bringing him only as close as Spain. Navy SEAL team, and a decorated war hero who was awarded two Purple Hearts.
Retired SEAL Don Shipley was the first to dispute Garofalo's story, going so far as to contact Fox News about a retraction the day after they ran it on October 8.
"Unfortunately, all of Garofalo's claims turned out to be untrue", Fox News wrote in a correction posted on its website. "What I did I'm ashamed of, and I didn't mean to cause so much disgrace to the SEALs".
So what's true in Garofalo's story? The 72-year-old served in the Navy from 1963 to 1967 as an aviation boatswain's mate, and was deployed for a while in Rota, Spain.
A glass artist who appeared on Fox News claiming to be a Navy SEAL who earned two purple hearts so he could show off a giant glass sculpture he made for President Donald Trump has been exposed as a fraud. Garafalo did serve in the military, but his hero status is about as real as Kylie Jenner's face.
A Freedom of Information request shows "Naval Special Warfare Command having no records of Garofalo in the history of the elite units' ranks", according to Navy Times.
"Garofalo is used to working under pressure", Fox News' Bryan Llenas had said in a voice over in the original segment.
"We apologize to our viewers, especially veterans and servicemen and women", Fox concluded.
Following the global break, the bookmakers reacted to City's fast start in the Premier League by slashing their odds to the title. For Burnley , Goalkeeper Tom Heaton is out with a shoulder injury, while John Walters is missing with a knee problem.
David Edward Sink allegedly pulled back on the bow and began raising it after police were called to a domestic altercation. This time when the trooper fired, the man was wounded and his weapon was soon secured, police said.
Baxter International Inc. (BAX) now has 544870 shares outstanding, which means that its market capitalization is $34.62B. The median target of analyst views collected by Yahoo Finance was as much as $4.16 below BAX's recent stock price.
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NAR estimated that the share of first-time homebuyers this past September fell 2 percentage points, to 29 percent of all sales. Last month's sales pace is 1.5% below a year ago and is the second slowest over the past year (behind August).
Clark Estates Inc increased Mallinckrodt Pub Ltd Co (NYSE:MNK) stake by 20,000 shares to 62,000 valued at $2.78 million in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 90 investors sold CSCO shares while 594 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 694 raised stakes.
Apache Corporation ( APA ) now has 380930 shares outstanding, which means that its market capitalization is $16.25B. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc .'s beta is 1.38 whilst the stock has an average true range (ATR) of 0.52.
Quarterly Financial Review of uniQure NV (NASDAQ:QURE)
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Rosneft to take stake in main Kurdistan pipeline
The main lifters of the oil there are trading houses Vitol, Petraco, Glencore and most recently Rosneft via pre-financing deals. Industry experts have said the plan was unrealistic as the pipeline was old and rusty and needed major investments.