Stories tagged: tweet
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 10:57 a.m.
Amid calls from some Democrats to suspend President Donald Trump’s account, Twitter says world leaders’ accounts aren’t entirely above its policies and that it will enforce those policies on any …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 13, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
In their first practice since a trip to Asia overshadowed by the aftermath of a tweet on the protests in China about Hong Kong by general manager Daryl Morey, the …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 30, 2019, 5:47 p.m.
With an impeachment inquiry underway, President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday that removing him from the presidency would cause a Civil War-level of splintering of the United States, a reiteration of …
Wed., May 8, 2019, 5 a.m.
The short-term results of the Trump administration’s trade disputes with China are clear, said T. Randall Fortenbery, Washington State University Thomas B. Mick economics endowed chair. Fortenberry studied the impacts …
Sat., March 23, 2019, 3:07 p.m.
President Donald Trump tweeted that he had reversed his administration’s decision to slap new sanctions on North Korea – a move that left officials at the Treasury Department and observers …
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 10:49 p.m.
Trump’s tweet that he was reversing his administration’s decision to slap new sanctions on North Korea leaves officials at the Treasury Department and observers across Washington scratching their heads.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
President Donald Trump said Thursday it’s time to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights
Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 6:56 p.m.
Stephen Colbert’s ‘petition’ to have Cardi B give the State of the Union rebuttal gets thousands of signatures
Comedian Stephen Colbert suggested Wednesday that rapper Cardi B give the traditional rebuttal to the president’s annual address.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 1, 2019, 7:36 p.m.
The U.S. military command responsible for the nation’s nuclear weapons tweeted a New Year’s Eve message Monday afternoon: It is always ready to “drop something much, much bigger” than Manhattan’s …
Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 11:25 a.m.
President Donald Trump was meeting with his Homeland Security secretary and other officials on Monday to discuss border security issues as a partial government shutdown over his U.S.-Mexico border wall …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Nigeria’s military is facing criticism after sending out a tweet that appeared to use President Trump’s comments as justification for shooting and killing protesters in the West African nation.
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
Elon Musk, Tesla’s chief executive and author of one of the world’s most expensive weed jokes, has said a tweet that got him sued by the Securities and Exchange Commission …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 6:02 p.m.
A group of more than a dozen Amazon Twitter users in the past two weeks started responding to critics of the company on the social media site, sharing upbeat tales …
Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 3:58 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s tweet on Wednesday calling for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to end the Russia investigation raises difficult questions about whether Trump’s frequent use of Twitter might be used …
Wed., Jan. 3, 2018, 11:11 a.m.
The California attorney general says a tweet by President Donald Trump shows the motivation behind his decision to end a program protecting some young immigrants from deportation.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 3:23 p.m.
Pakistan fired back Tuesday after President Donald Trump accused it of harboring terrorists, calling his New Year’s Day tweet “completely incomprehensible.”
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 8:56 p.m.
President Donald Trump slammed Pakistan for “lies & deceit” in a New Year’s Day tweet that said Islamabad had played U.S. leaders for “fools.”
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 2:50 p.m.
The wife of Hall of Fame hockey player Luc Robitaille has tweeted about an advance she says Donald Trump made on her more than two decades ago in an elevator …
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017
Even as he viciously attacks responsible news media, Trump has become the nation’s most dangerous purveyor of fake news.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 10:31 a.m.
Donald Trump got the wrong woman and Twitter users were there to screen-grab the evidence.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 2:22 p.m.
President Donald Trump is weighing in on Virginia’s governor’s race.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 3:16 p.m.
Iran’s top diplomat scolded President Donald Trump on Wednesday for a weekend tweet about a nonexistent Iranian missile launch and essentially ruled out renegotiating or launching follow-up talks to a …
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 2:54 p.m.
Miss Turkey has been dethroned over a tweet that pageant organizers said was insulting to the memory of hundreds killed while opposing last year’s failed military coup.
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
The FBI’s Hillary Clinton email investigation that ended last year without charges remains a lingering grievance for President Donald Trump, who for months has held it up as an example …
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 3:49 p.m.
President Donald Trump abruptly declared a ban Wednesday on transgender troops serving anywhere in the U.S. military, catching the Pentagon flat-footed and unable to explain what it called Trump’s “guidance.” …
UPDATED: Fri., June 16, 2017, 3:33 p.m.
President Donald Trump fired off tweets Friday morning attacking the special counsel’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, and apparently, Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein.
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017, 8:58 p.m.
While many took to social media to offer up interpretations of President Donald Trump’s famous “covfefe” tweet, Peter Underhill turned to music.
UPDATED: Wed., May 31, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
President Donald Trump sparked a global kerfuffle over “covfefe” with his bizarrely truncated tweet just minutes into Wednesday, spawning countless jokes across Twitter but also more serious questions for which …
Thu., March 23, 2017, 3:45 p.m.
A good-luck tweet from Kristi Yamaguchi to former Olympic figure skating teammate Nancy Kerrigan is drawing online attention.
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 9:56 a.m.
An outspoken Nebraska state legislator who was fined for having cybersex using a state computer resigned Wednesday after causing further outrage by sending a tweet that implied participants at a …