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4 hrs ago | The Washington Post
As police and protesters clashed in Ferguson in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, the Twitter account for the Center for Strategic and International Studies seems to have told Amnesty International to "suck it."
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8 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
"In order to respect the wishes of loved ones, Twitter will remove imagery of deceased individuals in certain circumstances," said a statement tweeted by Twitter spokesman Nu Wexler on Tuesday.
9 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
Islamic terrorist group ISIS released a video Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of American photojournalist James Foley, according to multiple media reports .
13 hrs ago | KNEK-FM Lafayette
Over the past year, Pharrell Williams ' hat -- that huge brown one that he wore to the Grammy Awards -- has become almost as famous as he is.
17 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
The MAC and ESPN officially announced the new deal, which runs through the 2026-27 season, on Tuesday.
20 hrs ago | Business Journal
Partial clearing is expected in the afternoon. Chance of rain is 20 percent. High: 87. Low: 71. *The lightweight, load-bearing exoskeletons popularized in the movie "Iron Man" will be used to assist the Navy's ship maintenance crew in performing tasks that require heavy lifting.
21 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
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Among those who have pushed "#Ferguson" and similar terms up trending lists on the site is Jack Dorsey , the billionaire co-founder of Twitter and a St. Louis native.
The Italy forward says he was not responsible for a tweet on his official account, which suggested that he was on the verge of leaving Torino for Atletico Madrid Torino star Alessio Cerci says he was not behind a post on his official Twitter account that suggested that he was on the brink of leaving the Italian outfit to join Atletico Madrid.
News tycoon Rupert Murdoch has a long record of taking to Twitter to try to influence politics and business.
Twitter users seemed to utter a collective groan over the past 24 hours upon learning that tweets that get favorited can now appear in followers' timelines.
Justin Timberlake took some abuse on the Internet over a birthday tweet he sent Madonna that some are saying was racist.
City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito revealed on Twitter Sunday that she has "high risk HPV," a sexually transmitted disease that could lead to cervical cancer.
Ever so slowly, or perhaps not so slowly, Canadian political dialogue is devolving into a mosh pit where even the vilest personal attacks are more or less routine.
Twitter is known for experimenting with different features in its mobile apps and on its website.
Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei , or the intern who runs his Twitter account, spent his Sunday evening trolling U.S. race relations in response to the situation in Ferguson.
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Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:54 pm
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