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By Mangosuthu Buthelezi
Memories of a long brotherhood tempered in common struggle
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Twitter
The tragic plane crash death of Hawaii's health director this week has brought out the conspiracy theorists who have long wondered about the real birth place of President Obama — including billionaire businessman Donald Trump.
Four people were stabbed in the parking lot at Sports Authority Stadium after the Denver Broncos' game Thursday night.
Pope Francis has made major inroads with the youth with a "cool" factor that Catholic Church officials say is driving the lapsed back to Mass.
Newly acquired Nationals player Jerry Blevins didn't take long to embrace his new home.
Republican leaders in the House already have said they won't take up the immigration reform bill that passed the Senate earlier this year.
Are Chinese citizens desperate enough to stick cigarette butts up their nostrils on the chance that the filters will lessen the effects of perpetual smog?
Alabama kicker Cade Foster received a supportive note from President George W. Bush.
Pete Rose sounded bowled over.
Alabama kicker Cade Foster received a supportive note from former President George W. Bush.
The 41st president of the United States, George Herbert Walker Bush, has officially joined Twitter.
If any of these rumors become serious it could signal a major shift in the Phillies' future plans. This offseason they signed Marlon Byrd at 36 and brought back Carlos Ruiz who will be 35 on Opening Day. Now they want to trade their best players?
Twitchy, the Twitter aggregation site owned by conservative pundit Michelle Malkin, has been sold to Salem Communications, which runs Hotair.com and Townhall.com, BuzzFeed first reported.
The senior at Algonquin Regional High School in Northborough, Mass., who has broken a string of national stories as Major League Baseball's offseason bazaar hums along. He doesn't make a dime for the pieces he writes for SB Nation's MLB Daily Dish, but views the non-stop demands of covering baseball's offseason as an investment in a career that has started earlier than he believed possible.
One bettor posted a picture of his betting slip from the Paris hotel-casino on Twitter showing a wager of $100 on the Tigers at 500-1 odds. That's a payout of $50,000, though it's not time to start counting the cash just yet. Florida State is favored by as much as 9 points in the Jan. 6 game that will decide the final BCS title.
Journalists love nothing more than small events that yield big speculations and fancy headlines. Such was the case with President Obama's handshake with Cuban President Raul Castro on Tuesday during the memorial service for Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg. The moment spawned close to 3,400 news accounts within four hours, the headlines rife with question marks and wishful conclusions. A minuscule sampling: