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Tom Brady, in message posted on social media, announces retirement

Feb. 01, 2023 08:26 AM EST
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady, in message posted on social media, announces retirement.

Apple-Apps-Top-10

Jan. 31, 2023 11:42 AM EST

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 3. Shadowrocket, Shadow Launch Technology Limited 4. HotSchedules 5. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 6. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB ...

World champ freeskier Smaine dies in avalanche in Japan

Jan. 30, 2023 15:56 PM EST

TOKYO (AP) — World champion halfpipe skier Kyle Smaine died after getting buried in an avalanche in the mountains of central Japan over the weekend. The U.S. Freeski team posted on social media about the 31-year-old American’s death. Smaine, who lived in Lake Tahoe, California,...

Trump's return to Facebook could be major fundraising boost

Jan. 26, 2023 12:15 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The decision by Facebook's parent company to soon reinstate Donald Trump's account comes at a critical moment for the former president as he tries to build campaign momentum for a return to the White House. Reclaiming his social media megaphone could open an...

Donald Trump to be allowed back on Facebook after 2-year ban

Jan. 25, 2023 23:06 PM EST

Facebook parent Meta said Wednesday it will restore former President Donald Trump 's personal account in the coming weeks, ending a two-year suspension it imposed in the wake of the Jan. 6 insurrection. The company said in a blog post it is adding “new guardrails” to ensure there...

Elon Musk's tweeting style seizes spotlight in Tesla trial

Jan. 25, 2023 17:30 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk's impulsive and sometimes inflammatory usage of Twitter took center stage Wednesday in a trial focused on whether he misled investors with his 2018 tweets indicating he had lined up financing to take the electric automaker private, a proposal that rapidly...

Appellate court upholds firing over police shooting posts

Jan. 25, 2023 16:58 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld the firing of an emergency medical services captain who was dismissed over Facebook posts about Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old Black boy who was fatally shot by a white police officer. Jamie Marquardt argued that the social media posts...

Apple-Apps-Top-10

Jan. 24, 2023 11:38 AM EST

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 3. Shadowrocket, Shadow Launch Technology Limited 4. HotSchedules 5. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 6. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB ...

Climate misinformation 'rocket boosters' on Musk's Twitter

Jan. 19, 2023 14:21 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Search for the word “climate” on Twitter and the first automatic recommendation isn't “climate crisis” or “climate jobs” or even “climate change” but instead “climate scam.” Clicking on the recommendation yields dozens of posts denying the...

Apple-Apps-Top-10

Jan. 17, 2023 12:14 PM EST

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Shadowrocket, Shadow Launch Technology Limited 3. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 4. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 5. HotSchedules 6. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB ...