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German police probe anti-Semitic tweet against Israeli footballer

The 31-year-old Israeli captain for FC Ingolstadt was told to disappear into 'the chamber' referring to the gas chambers during the Holocaust.

Siti Hasmah visits Azmin after minister’s surgery

Azmin's daughter calls Siti Hasmah 'a gem of a person'.

No Klopp party over rivals’ slip-ups

Manchester City defender Kyle Walker tweets popular meme of England team-mate Harry Maguire from last year's World Cup.

Bayern Munich hand Ribery “heavy fine” for Tweetstorm

The French striker put a string of angry posts on Twitter and Instagram on Saturday aimed at those who had criticised him for eating a gold-coated steak.

‘CALM DOWN’, Trump tells detractors in New Year’s message

The US president kicks off 2019 in his characteristically belligerent fashion, tweeting an all-caps message to his critics.

US military apologises over ‘dropping bombs’ tweet

Amid the jaw-dropping and eye-raising on social media that followed, the US Strategic Command then tweeted an apology.

Trump voices support for Indonesia after tsunami’s ‘unthinkable devastation’

Trump joins the chorus of world leaders voicing condolences after the destructive wave struck the area with little warning.

Trump `tweet risk’ and what empowered Democrats mean for stocks

Oil prices and the dollar also feel the wrath.

Typical tweet shorter since character length doubled

Since the character limit was raised, Twitter also began letting people string together tweets as threads.

Biles calls out new USA Gymnastics president over Nike tweet

Simone Biles was displeased by a Nike-related tweet made by new USA Gymnastics president Mary Bono.

Watch what you say, Saifuddin told after controversial tweet

Following criticism, the foreign minister deleted a tweet in which he said he did not like the governments of two countries but had to visit them.

Trump spooked Pentagon with almost-sent tweet on North Korea

The tweet never was sent because of a back-channel message from the North Koreans that they would view it as a sign the US was preparing to attack.

Musk blog ends one Tesla drama, rekindles all the others

Elon Musk’s decision to scrap his plan to take Tesla Inc. private still leaves many questions about where he and the electric-car maker go from here.

10 years for Iran journalist who ‘insulted’ imam on Twitter

Mir-Esmaili has been found guilty of insulting Islam and government officials, spreading falsehoods and publishing immoral content.

Tesla shares sink after analysts warn on Model 3 margins, Musk...

Efforts were underway to find a No. 2 executive to help take some of the pressure off Musk, after his tweet drew attention from US regulators and angered the company's board.

Trump cancels costly military parade, may fete veterans in Paris

The Defence Department didn’t say why the event had been put off.

Musk tells NYT bombshell Tesla tweet not reviewed by anyone

Tesla’s board has clarified that it hasn’t received a formal proposal from Musk, nor has it concluded whether going private would be advisable or feasible.

Missing Goldman mandate adds to clues Musk tweeted too soon

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. hadn’t been formally tapped as a financial adviser when Musk revealed he may take the electric-car maker private and said he’d secured the funding to do so.

Trump staff debates his possible N-word use in new Omarosa tape

Trump has publicly insisted he never used the slur.

Trump calls Omarosa a ‘dog’ and a ‘crazed, crying lowlife’

Trump’s latest tweets marked his second day of lashing out at Manigault-Newman, a repeat contestant on his "Apprentice" reality TV show.

One year after Charlottesville rally, Trump says he condemns all racism

Trump drew strong criticism in the days after the Charlottesville rally last year for equating white supremacists with counter-protesters and saying "both sides" were to blame.

A Canadian tweet in a Saudi king’s court crosses a red...

The sources did not clarify exactly how the tweet broke with diplomacy, but regional experts said it was the step of sending it to a domestic audience that would have angered Saudi officials.

Jordan backs James after president questions player’s intelligence

The president's "I like Mike!" comment apparently was Trump stating his opinion on the debate of whether six-time NBA champion Jordan or James is the NBA's best all-time player.

Trump aims tweet at LeBron James, questions his intelligence

Trump has repeatedly and strongly criticized the NFL in particular for not punishing players who kneel during the national anthem in a form of protest.