The first presidential debate of the 2020 election cycle quickly descended into chaos in Cleveland on Tuesday night, with President Trump repeatedly talking over former Vice President Joe Biden and the moderator, Fox News anchor Chris Wallace, while unleashing a torrent of insults and falsehoods. Amid the shouting and interruptions onstage, Yahoo News and other news media outlets — including the Associated Press, NBC News and USA Today — provided a live fact check of both candidates, highlighting select false, misleading or dubious claims in real time. Scroll down for a complete recap.
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