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Trump issues threat to Twitter for supposed “shadow banning,” which it wasn’t actually doing

Trump appears to be mad at Twitter, but it's actually because of the platform's drop-down search options.

Sad! Judge rules Trump blocking Twitter users unconstitutional

The ruling marks the latest legal blow to Trump.

Trump demands investigation into FBI, Obama administration over use of informant

Following a 'New York Times' report suggesting the Trump campaign colluded with other nations besides Russia, Trump lashed out at the costly investigation in a Sunday Twitter rant.

Someone released sexually explicit photos of Teairra Marí online. She deserves better. All women do.

The R&B singer said she hopes women will remain "strong and dignified when they find themselves having to address hateful and juvenile acts by former lovers."

Black Twitter reacts to Kanye West’s latest interviews with #IfSlaveryWasAChoice

In an interview with TMZ, Kanye West claimed slavery was "a choice."

Kanye West has gone full MAGA — and Donald Trump thinks it’s “very cool”

“You don’t have to agree with Trump but the mob can’t make me not love him,” Kanye said.

Trump doubles down on insulting James Comey in an especially vitriolic Sunday tweetstorm

The president attacked Comey as a "slimeball" ahead of his book's release and defended his use of the phrase "Mission Accomplished."

“Little Miss Flint” calls out Twitter for verifying the Walmart yodeler before her

Can't get verified on Twitter? Try being friends with an internet-famous yodeler.

Trump blasts Obama, Putin, Assad and the press in Sunday morning tweetstorm

Trump tweeted about the 'Washington Post,' China, Syria and President Barack Obama in his Sunday morning tweets.

Rapper Smino explains why he created a satin-lined hoodie to help people with natural hair

"The fact that you thought enough about our hair to put satin in the hood made me so happy," one fan wrote.

Donald Trump kicks off Easter by threatening Mexico with the end of NAFTA

The president attacked Mexico, Democrats, DACA and NAFTA in his Easter morning tweets.

Gucci gets called out for showing turbans on white models at Milan Fashion Week

The turbans look similar to those worn by Sikhs.

Trump stock market tweet: Is the president right that “good news” caused stocks to drop?

President Donald Trump on Wednesday tweeted that when good news was reported in the “old days,” the stock market would go up, today that’s not the case and it’s a “big mistake.” Is that true?

How would Justin Timberlake and Janet Jackson’s “wardrobe malfunction” play out in 2018?

Odds are, the onetime teen heartthrob wouldn't get away unscathed.

‘Harry Potter’ fans and Black Twitter join forces to make #BlackHogwarts. Here are the best tweets.

These tweets will have you dead, or worse: expelled.

Nikki Haley says Trump’s “button” tweet was part of a strategy to keep Kim Jong Un ‘on his toes’

The U.N. ambassador didn't disparage Trump's widely criticized tweet — but wouldn't deny that nuclear war remains a possibility.

It’s official: Twitter isn’t going to ban Donald Trump

Trump can continue tweeting about the size of his "nuclear button" unabated.

Trump’s favorite fast food brand just mocked his threats of nuclear war on Twitter

According to a KFC spokesperson, "we were just clowning around."

Trump ends 2017 by suggesting that a President Hillary Clinton would’ve sunk the stock market

It’s about to be 2018 — but you wouldn’t know that from President Donald Trump’s Twitter, which seems to be stuck in the 2016 presidential election.

Twitter Stock Price: Why TWTR is up after the site booted some alt-right users — but spared others

Twitter’s stock price just got a big boost after the platform banned some alt-right users for hate speech. But major business challenges — that all TWTR investors should know about — remain.

Twitter has begun banning white nationalists, the “alt-right” and other hate groups

In the midst of mounting public pressure to take decisive action against its most toxic users, Twitter announced it had enacted new policies to stem harassment on its platform.

After a tweet asks to name a “bitch badder than Taylor Swift,” the internet offers a history lesson

An example: Franceska Mann, a ballerina who led a riot in Auschwitz.

Trump blasts FBI in Sunday tweets following official’s removal from Mueller investigation

Trump took to Twitter Sunday with a series of tweets about the FBI, James Comey and ABC anchor Brian Ross.

A video of Victoria’s Secret angels singing a racial slur has sparked a massive backlash

The video was taken backstage, and Cardi B just retweeted about it, too.

FCC chair argues Twitter bans, not net neutrality, are the real threat to the internet

FCC chairman Ajit Pai argued Tuesday that net neutrality isn't necessary because sites like Twitter can already "discriminate against content they don’t like.”

Thanksgiving is over. The season for awkward political conversation isn’t.

A new poll has revealed that you aren't alone in avoiding talking about politics this Thanksgiving.

12-year-old Tamir Rice was killed by police three years ago today

Twitter users reflect on the somber anniversary.