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Virginia School Admin on Leave After Racial Tweet

A Virginia high school administrator is on leave after acknowledging that she retweeted an image that prompted a group of students to walk out of class in protest.


A Maryland middle school teacher has been placed on administrative leave after he allegedly authored two fiction books depicting a “futuristic school shooting” using a pseudonym.  (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Group of Va. High School Students Stage Protest Over Assistant Principal’s ‘Racist’ Tweet

A group of students at Booker T. Washington High School has staged a protest over a tweet by the assistant principal that they deemed racist.


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Tweet Takes Advantage of Security Flaw, Shuts Down TweetDeck

A tweet containing computer code has propagated itself through Twitter by taking advantage of a security flaw in the company’s TweetDeck application.


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CIA’s Twitter Followers Rapidly Growing After Witty First Tweet

The mystery of the CIA grew a little bit larger Friday when the intelligence agency officially joined the Twitterverse.


Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-NY) speaks with the media on the media bus after an event at the First United Methodist Church January 2, 2008 in Indianola, Iowa. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

‘The Hillary Bus’ Launches National 2016 Campaign Alongside Clinton Book Tour

As Hillary Clinton tours the country in promotion of her new memoir, she’ll be trailed by “The Hillary Bus,” launched by an organization that’s been gathering support for her potential 2016 presidential bid since last year.


Sen. John McCain made a Tweet on Monday that made a joke comparing Iran's President Ahmadinejad to a monkey allegedly sent into space last week. (Photo credit - SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. McCain Tweets Joke Comparing Iran’s Ahmadinejad To Space Monkey

Sen. John McCain took some international politics to Twitter on Monday morning with a joke comparing Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s astronaut dreams to that of a monkey that was sent into space last week.