08/20/14 06:45 PM
BEIRUT (AP) — The extremists of the Islamic State group have turned their social media into a theater of horror, broadcasting a stomach-turning stream of battles, bombings and beheadings to a global audience. The strategy is aimed at terrorizing opponents at home and winning recruits abroad....
By Justin Green | 08/19/14 02:24 PM
I have not the slightest idea what he's talking about, but behold the Twitter account of Iowa Republican Senator Chuck Grassley.
By Byron York | 08/18/14 07:42 AM
Never trust a word Morris Davis says; it might be "sarcasm."
By Becket Adams | 08/15/14 03:53 PM
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's supreme leader, whose own country is responsible for countless, detestable crimes against humanity, decided that he'd get himself a slice of that sweet, sweet Ferguson pie.
08/14/14 04:46 PM
SEATTLE (AP) — Police in Washington state are asking the public to stop tweeting during shootings and manhunts to avoid accidentally telling the bad guys what officers are doing. The "TweetSmart" campaign began in late July by a coalition of nine agencies, including the Washington state patrol...
By Ed Sykes | 08/12/14 04:04 PM
Lawmakers can agree on at least one thing: Robin Williams will be sorely missed.
08/07/14 02:00 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — If you believe the media reports, Richard Nixon suffered a stroke in 1994 and died days later at age 81. He is buried in his native Yorba Linda, California, silent as the country marks the 40th anniversary of his resignation. But the many obsessives among the 7,000-plus...
By Becket Adams | 08/07/14 08:47 AM
Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and her staff apparently need a few lessons in geography and basic definitions.
By Ashe Schow | 08/05/14 06:32 PM
Sens. Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein top the list, but you wouldn't know that from the tweets of two Washington Post writers.
By Ashe Schow | 07/25/14 01:37 PM
Imagine the outrage if an intern for a Republican congressman sent tweets referring to women with derogatory words, discussing sexual acts or disparaging religion. Keep that outrage, wonder and then read on to learn about a Democratic intern.
By Susan Ferrechio | 07/24/14 02:47 PM
Despite bipartisan agreement that Congress must act quickly to help end significant wait times and neglect of patients at the nation's Veterans Affairs hospitals, lawmakers have reached a serious impasse that threatens to derail a deal just days before the August recess.
By Blake Seitz | 07/22/14 05:21 PM
Deficit hawks like to say that reckless government spending is mortgaging our children's future. Rarely do they capture this as vividly as Republican Rep. Kristi Noem of South Dakota.
By James Jay Carafano | 07/18/14 04:02 PM
The CIA's venture into the social networking world is a colossal embarrassment thus far. It does, however, reveal something that Washington hoped to keep secret: that it remains fundamentally unsavvy about how to use social networking to advance policy -- rather than political -- goals.
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