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- Ukraine leader to talk with protesters; Washington urges caution
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- Israeli P.M. Netanyahu backs out of Mandela funeral
- Elian Gonzalez makes first trip outside Cuba since custody battle
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By Brahma Chellaney
Beijing's creeping aggression signals a challenge to U.S. presence in the Asian Pacific
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Twitter
Leaders of the world's eight largest Internet companies Monday urged President Obama to end online mass surveillance and bulk data-gathering, like that revealed by former National Security Agency contractor Edward J. Snowden.
Some of the world's largest technology companies have petitioned the White House to knock all all the surveillance, saying in a letter to President Obama that the Constitution is being degraded.
Heart has joined the list of bands boycotting SeaWorld because of the CNN documentary "Blackfish."
The last steps to the BCS championship game summed up their seasons.
The Campbell Soup Co. has apologized for a tweet by its SpaghettiOs account that marked the 72nd anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor with a picture of a smiling noodle holding an American flag.
Forty years after legendary Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir held talks with Richard M. Nixon at the White House, another Israeli citizen named Golda met an American president.
Social media users beware: Hackers have busted into at least 2 million accounts and stolen passwords at Facebook, Google, Twitter, Yahoo and other sites, a new report revealed this week.
Alec Baldwin, one of the reigning kings of Hollywood celebrity circles, took to Twitter to rant on his latest topic — curiously, the degrading culture of America due to worship of star-studded personalities.
A Washington woman with an affinity for tracking police activity on her scanner, and live tweeting out updates to her followers, unwittingly sent out social media details of her own husband's fatal car crash as the action unfolded.
The labor movement's latest fast-food protest drew a "delicious backlash" Thursday from the burger-loving opposition.
In the hour immediately following the announcement of Nelson Mandela's death Thursday, his name was mentioned over 3.3 million times on Twitter. Among those mentions were were sentiments and well-wishes from the biggest names in D.C. and Baltimore sports.
Young people, beware: That drunken selfie on your Facebook page or obscene rant on your Twitter feed could come back to haunt you — by killing your job prospects. So says the country's top military officer.
"Wheel of Fortune" aired an episode Monday night that featured a puzzle with the answer "The Fast and the Furious," just two days after the movie franchise's star, Paul Walker, died in a fiery car wreck.
Joost Luiten better hope his decision to hit one shot at the BMW Masters doesn't keep him out of that other "Masters."
A new Gallup Student Poll shows that most students start elementary school with enthusiasm, but become less and less engaged throughout junior high and high school. Why?