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E! Online

Erin Andrews Gets Apology From Radio Host Kirk Minihane, Who Called Her a ...
E! Online
A Boston radio host has issued an apology to Fox Sports reporter Erin Andrews after calling her a "gutless bitch" on the air and joking she should "drop dead" due to comments she made in an interview with an MLB player during the 2014 All-Star Game ...
Kirk Minihane too good for low-brow anticsBoston Globe

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GOP group seeks apology from legislator for Twitter remark
Topeka Capital Journal
Members of Republicans for Kansas Values requested an apology from a state representative from Salina for labeling more than 100 GOP politicians endorsing Democratic governor candidate Paul Davis as a collection of "nursing home" residents.

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Telegraph.co.uk

DL Hughley -- Rihanna and Dwight Howard Lied ... They Meant to Tweet ...
TMZ.com
Rihanna and Dwight Howard may say their tweets in support of Palestine were accidental -- but D.L. Hughley thinks they only hit delete because of social media pressure. Hughley told us he believes the #FreePalestine tweets were intentional, and Dwight ...
On Dwight Howard and #FreePalestineThe Nation. (blog)

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GOP group seeks apology from legislator for Twitter remark
Topeka Capital Journal
Members of Republicans for Kansas Values requested an apology from a state representative from Salina for labeling more than 100 GOP politicians endorsing Democratic governor candidate Paul Davis as a collection of "nursing home" residents.


BBC News

Labour MP apologises over Twitter 'slur' on Tory women
BBC News
She later tweeted an apology, saying: "I'm very sorry my last tweet offended some people. I intended it as a light-hearted remark". Three hours later she added: "I was wrong in what I tweeted about Tory women ministers and I apologise to them ...
Bishop Auckland Labour MP asked to apologise for 'sexist' Twitter jibeITV News
British MP sparks outrage with twitter postgulfnews.com
GOODMAN SORRY FOR 'PUPPETS' JIBEDaily Mail

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NEWS.com.au

The Malaysia Airlines crash over Ukraine: what we know and don't know
Vox
"We simply do not have such air defense systems," they're quoted as saying in a tweet from New York Times reporter Ellen Barry sourced to Interfax. — The rebels had previously claimed to have a Buk system, according to a June 29 report sourced to the ...
Pro-Russian Rebel Commander: 'We Did Warn You — Do Not Fly in Our Sky'Mashable

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Malaysia Airlines Deleted Teddy Bear Tweet After Plane Went Down
Gawker
As Malaysia Airlines learned the fate of one of its passenger jets, which was reportedly shot down over Ukraine, killing nearly 300 people, a tweet it had posted 12 hours before was suddenly recast in an unfortunate new light. For a short time Thursday ...

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BREATHEcast

Rihanna Twitter Posts #FreePalestine, Immediately Deletes It, Dwight Howard ...
BREATHEcast
Rihanna has recently been drawing attention to herself on Twitter as she posts her take on everything from the World Cup to foreign affairs. The Barbadian beauty tweeted #FreePalestine on her Twitter account, but immediately deleted the post. She is ...


Eurweb.com

Rihanna Attempts to Control Fallout from #FreePalestine Tweet; Dwight Howard ...
Eurweb.com
According to a source connected to the situation, Rihanna's #FreePalestine tweet was never meant to be sent out in the first place. “She deleted it because it was never meant to be tweeted,” the source shared with TMZ. “She didn't even realize it was a ...


TMZ.com

Dwight Howard's #FreePalestine Tweet -- Palestinian Org.: He Should NOT ...
TMZ.com
Dwight Howard should NOT have apologized for tweeting #FreePalestine over the weekend ... so says a powerful Palestinian interest group who says Dwight's message was "humanitarian" in nature. We spoke with Hussein Ibish -- a Senior Fellow at the ...


Apology on Facebook was done by hackers, says Kiki
The Star Online
Speaking to The Star Online, Siti Fairrah Ashykin, otherwise known as Kiki, alleged someone had hacked into her Facebook page called Kiki Kerja Kahwin and posted an apology to the elderly man and Malaysians. "I deactivated my Facebook account yesterday ...

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New York Magazine

Why did Rihanna really delete her #FreePalestine tweet?
Al-Bawaba
Within just eight minutes, she swiftly deleted it, but not before she received a barrage of replies. “She didn't even realise it was a tweet until she started hearing from her fans,” TMZ quoted a source close to Rihanna as saying. They went on to ...
Rihanna Deletes Tweet in Support of PalestineJezebel
Hot New Celebrity Trend: Tweeting #FreePalestine (and Then Deleting It)New York Magazine
Rihanna Deletes #FreePalestine Tweet, Social Media Explodes with CriticismInternational Business Times AU
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