Showing posts from February, 2015

Jullianne Moore Wins Best Actress Oscar; Eddie Redmayne Named Best Actor in Best Film Birdman; Jk Simmons Wins Best Supporting Actor; Patricia Arquette Wins Best Supporting Actress • MON FEB 23, 2015 6:11 AM CT

. @_juliannemoore won the #Oscar for best actress — Boston Globe Arts (@BostonGlobeArts) February 23, 2015 Birdman wins Best Film Oscar, with British star Eddie Redmayne named Best Actor #Oscars2015 — Sky News (@SkyNews) February 23, 2015 #Oscars2015 : #JKSimmons Wins Best Supporting Actor for #Whiplash — Hollywood Reporter (@THR) February 23, 2015 #Oscars2015 : @PattyArquette Wins Best Supporting Actress for @BoyhoodMovie — Hollywood Reporter (@THR) February 23, 2015

Joey Logano Wins Daytona 500; Mall of America Heightens Security After Al-Shabaab Threat; Child Soldiers, or 'Cubs,' Shown in Latest ISIS Video; Adam Levine Walks the Oscars Red Carpet Before His Big Performance Tonight with Maroon 5 • SUN FEB 22, 2015 7:33 PM CT

An amazing photo of Joey Logano and his crew celebrating his first career Daytona 500 win. — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 22, 2015 Mall of America heightens security after al-Shabaab threat: — ABC 7 Chicago (@ABC7Chicago) February 23, 2015 Child soldiers, or 'cubs,' shown in latest ISIS video — NBC News (@NBCNews) February 23, 2015 . @adamlevine walks the #Oscars red carpet before his big performance tonight with @maroon5 — The Academy (@TheAcademy) February 23, 2015

TPM's Misleading Title: Scott Walker Says He Doesn't Know If Obama Is Christian; Kyle Busch Hurt in Xfinity Crash And Won't Race in Daytona 500; Ahmad 'Real' Givens, Star of Vh1'S 'Real Chance of Love,' Dies; Official: ISIS Pumps Out 90,000 Propaganda Messages a Day • SAT FEB 21, 2015 6:56 PM CT

Scott Walker says he doesn't know if Obama is Christian — Talking Points Memo (@TPM) February 21, 2015 Latest: @KyleBusch injured in hard crash @DISupdates in @NASCAR_XFINITY series event» #NASCAR — FOX SPORTS: NASCAR (@NASCARONFOX) February 21, 2015 #RIPReal : Ahmad 'Real' Givens, star of VH1's 'Real Chance of Love,' dies. — CNN (@CNN) February 21, 2015 Official: #ISIS pumps out 90,000 propaganda messages a day — The Situation Room (@CNNSitRoom) February 22, 2015

Jackie Robinson West Stripped of Little League World Series Title, and Title Goes to Mountain Ridge Little League from Las Vegas; Parents: Murdered American Aid Worker Kayla Mueller Spent Life Working for Others; Police Charge Craig Stephen Hicks with Shooting Deaths of 3 Muslim Students at UNC at Chapel Hill • WED FEB 11, 2015 7:49 AM CT

BREAKING: Jackie Robinson West stripped of Little League World Series title, ESPN reports — ABC 7 Chicago (@ABC7Chicago) February 11, 2015 Parents: Murdered American aid worker Kayla Mueller spent her life working for others: — ABC News (@ABC) February 11, 2015 A man has been charged w/murder in the shooting death of 3 Muslim students #ChapelHillShooting — CNN (@CNN) February 11, 2015 Calls for donations in honour of #ChapelHillShooting to keep up victims' charity work — The Independent (@Independent) February 11, 2015

Newsweek Twitter Account Hacked Apparently by Pro-ISIS Group "CyberCaliphate"; Slate on Not Being the Next Brian Williams: 10 Ways to Spot False Memories; Lester Holt Will Take Over Anchor Desk During Suspension;After More Than 15 Years on the Daily Show, Jon Stewart Will Be Signing off Later This Year • WED FEB 11, 2015 6:32 AM CT

Newsweek Twitter account apparently hacked by pro-ISIS group "CyberCaliphate" — CBS News (@CBSNews) February 10, 2015 Don't be the next Brian Williams: 10 ways to spot false memories. — Slate (@Slate) February 11, 2015 A mysterious disappearance leads to a hopeful search on a new Dateline NBC with Lester Holt. TONIGHT AT 10 on WECT. — WECT News (@wectnews) February 7, 2015 After more than 15 years on @TheDailyShow , Jon Stewart will be signing off later this year: — CNN (@CNN) February 11, 2015

San Diego TV Sports Anchor Shot Outside His Home; NBC Suspends Brian Williams for Six Months Without Pay; Boeing Weighs Options to Reprise Aging 757s; Cold Blast Headed for US Now Entering North Dakota • TUE FEB 10, 2015 7:20 PM CT

San Diego TV sports anchor shot outside his home — ABC 7 Chicago (@ABC7Chicago) February 11, 2015 BREAKING: NBC suspends Brian Williams for six months without pay — Bloomberg Business (@business) February 11, 2015 Boeing weighs options to reprise aging 757s: — Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) February 11, 2015 Current wind chills show the blast of cold air making its way into ND where temps have been dropping this afternoon. — The Weather Channel (@weatherchannel) February 11, 2015

Sam Smith Wins Four Grammys Including Song of the Year and Best New Artist; Grammys Red Carpet Photos • MON FEB 09, 2015 3:35 AM CT

See the full list of 2015 #GRAMMYs winners here: — billboard (@billboard) February 9, 2015 Sam Smith won four prizes at #Grammys2015 including song of the year and best new artist — Sky News (@SkyNews) February 9, 2015 #Grammys2015 : Priyanka Chopra Dazzles at After-Party Pics — NDTV Movies (@moviesndtv) February 9, 2015 Who stood out on the Grammys red carpet? See all of the looks here — The New York Times (@nytimes) February 9, 2015

Anti-Gun Group Calls Murder Victim's Sister & Gets a Shocking Message; Official NASA Portrait for Astronaut Leland Melvin Includes His Dogs; Special Edition of Monopoly Includes Real Money; Ash Carter, Nominee for Defense Secretary, Faces Senate Panel at Confirmation Hearing • WED FEB 04, 2015 9:33 AM CT

Anti-Gun Group Calls Murder Victim's Sister & Gets a Shocking Message @foxandfriends @kilmeade — FoxNewsInsider (@FoxNewsInsider) February 4, 2015 This is retired astronaut @Astro_Flow 's official @NASA portrait: — CBS News (@CBSNews) February 4, 2015 Special edition of Monopoly includes real money — NBC News (@NBCNews) February 4, 2015 LIVE: Ash Carter, nominee for defense secretary, faces Senate panel at confirmation hearing. — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) February 4, 2015

NTSB: Pilot Taking Selfies Likely Contributed to Fatal Colorado Plane Crash; Fire Tears Through a Canton Apartment Building with Dozens Left Out in the Cold; Gaston County Man Shot by His Father for Trying to Burn Down Family's Home to Get Rid of Demons • WED FEB 04, 2015 0:23 AM CT

NTSB: Pilot taking selifes likely contributed to fatal Colorado plane crash — NBC Nightly News (@NBCNightlyNews) February 3, 2015 Fire tears through a Canton apartment building. Dozens left out in the cold. — WEWS NewsChannel5 (@WEWS) February 3, 2015 Canton FD worked all night to put a apartment building fire out. Dozens out of a home. — Mike Vielhaber (@MVielhaber) February 3, 2015 Gaston Co. man shot by his father for trying to burn down family's home to get rid of demons » — WBTV News (@WBTV_News) February 4, 2015

Daily Kos: Open Thread for Night Owls. Right's Devil-Take-the-Hindmost View: Got No Money? Then Get No Healthcare; New Poll Shows Hillary Ahead of Gop Candidates in FL, OH, PA; Marissa Alexander Is Out of Jail—but She's Still Not a Free Woman; Democrats Learn to Love the Filibuster • TUE FEB 03, 2015 11:09 PM CT

Open thread for night owls. Right's devil-take-the-hindmost view: Got no $? Then get no healthcare — Daily Kos (@dailykos) February 4, 2015 New poll shows #Hillary ahead of GOP candidates in FL, OH, PA | @TomBevanRCP reports: — RealClearPolitics (@RCP_Articles) February 3, 2015 Marissa Alexander is out of jail—but she's still not a free woman. — The Nation (@thenation) February 4, 2015 Democrats learn to love the filibuster | Photo: @smahaskey — POLITICO (@politico) February 4, 2015

Jon Stewart Mocks Anti-Vaccine Liberals: "They Practice a Mindful Stupidity"; Brandon Routh Suits Up as the Atom for Arrow; Katy Perry Reveals How Hard It Is to Be a Pop Star in Elle Magazine; How Did Fifty Shades of Grey Star Jamie Dornan Do This?! • TUE FEB 03, 2015 10:58 PM CT

Jon Stewart Mocks Anti-Vaccine Liberals: "They Practice a Mindful Stupidity" — Hollywood Reporter (@THR) February 4, 2015 Brandon Routh suits up as The Atom for #Arrow — Variety (@Variety) February 4, 2015 . @KatyPerry reveals how hard it is to be a pop star in @ellemagazine : — POPSUGAR (@POPSUGAR) February 4, 2015 How did #FiftyShadesofGrey star @JamieDornan DO this?! — EntertainmentTonight (@etnow) February 4, 2015

Jordan Executes Failed Suicide Bomber Al-Rishawi and Jihadist Al-Karbouli; 911 Operator Breaks Rules to Save Baby's Life; Virgin Galactic Will Resume Test Flights This Year; Boston Fire Dept. Asks Residents to Help Clear Snow from 13,000 Hydrants • TUE FEB 03, 2015 9:47 PM CT

BREAKING: Jordan executes failed suicide bomber al-Rishawi and jihadist al-Karbouli - official — RT (@RT_com) February 4, 2015 911 operator breaks rules to save baby's life — NBC News (@NBCNews) February 4, 2015 Virgin Galactic will resume test flights this year — Fortune Magazine (@FortuneMagazine) February 4, 2015 Boston Fire Dept. asks residents to help clear snow from 13,000 hydrants — The Boston Globe (@BostonGlobe) February 4, 2015

Dog Rescued by Coast Guard from Lake Michigan Near Frankfort, Michigan and Dog Rescued by Arlington, MA Firefighters from Mystic River; Los Angeles Firefighters Rescue Dog "Lucky" from Rough Los Angeles River Via Helicopter Line; South Florida Plants that Could Hurt Your Dog • TUE FEB 03, 2015 6:28 PM CT

“ @NBCNews : Watch the Coast Guard rescue a lucky Labrador from the icy waters of Lake Michigan ” — Stuart Cohen (@stuartcohen821) February 3, 2015 #arlington Firefighters recue dog from the #MysticRiver . Read about it at — Mass State Police (@MassStatePolice) February 3, 2015 Los Angeles Firefighters Rescue Dog "Lucky" from rough Los Angeles River via Helicopter Line. — News Zombies (@newszombies) February 4, 2015 Hidden Danger! The South Florida plants that could hurt your dog — WPBF 25 News (@WPBF25News) February 3, 2015

Jordanian Pilot Held by ISIS Appears to Be Burned Alive in a New Video; Jordan Confirms Pilot Held by Islamic State Group Killed, Vows 'Punishment and Revenge; Islamic State Burns Jordanian Pilot Alive in Cage & Videotapes; Jordan TV: Pilot Was Killed January 3rd • TUE FEB 03, 2015 2:02 PM CT

BREAKING: Jordanian pilot held by ISIS appears to be burned alive in a new video... — ABC 7 Chicago (@ABC7Chicago) February 3, 2015 Jordan confirms pilot held by Islamic State group killed, vows 'punishment and revenge' — Chicago Tribune (@chicagotribune) February 3, 2015 #IslamicState burns Jordanian pilot alive in cage & videotapes. While civilized nations watch. — Anne Bayefsky (@AnneBayefsky) February 3, 2015 Jordanian Fighter Pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh Burned Alive in Latest ISIS Horror Video: — The Christian Post (@ChristianPost) February 3, 2015

Two Arrested in Murder of Missing University of Illinois Student Vicente Mundo; British Lawmakers Vote to Permit Embryos to Be Genetically Modified; Cuba Isn't Ready Just Yet for American Tourists • TUE FEB 03, 2015 10:24 AM CT

BREAKING: Arrests made in murder of missing U of I student Vicente Mundo — ABC 7 Chicago (@ABC7Chicago) February 3, 2015 NEW: British lawmakers vote to permit embryos to be genetically modified — CBS News (@CBSNews) February 3, 2015 Many popular herbal supplements aren't what their labels claim to be, NY AG says — NBC News (@NBCNews) February 3, 2015 Cuba isn't ready just yet for American tourists: — ABC News (@ABC) February 3, 2015

Big Rigs Carrying Chicken, Bees Collide on WB 10 Fwy in Coachella, California; Chicken Driver Minor Injuries, Bee Driver Unhurt • TUE FEB 03, 2015 4:08 AM CT

Bees swarm after semi crash. Delays for #SuperBowI fans on I10 to LA @TDSColinAtagi @azcentral — Greg Burton (@gburton) February 2, 2015 The time a frozen chicken truck collided with a truck carrying bees: — U.S. News (@usnews) February 3, 2015 Big rigs carrying chicken, bees collide on WB 10 Fwy in Coachella. "Bees everywhere," CHP says — KTLA (@KTLA) February 2, 2015 Big rig with frozen chicken collides with truck carrying bees, catches on fire. — #NBC7 San Diego (@nbcsandiego) February 3, 2015

University of Illinois Police Asking for Community's Assistance Following the Death of a U. of I. Student; Police Are Still Looking for Vicente Mundo's Vehicle; Vicente Mundo's Car -- a 2006 Gray Acura TL, Dark Blue Bears Illinois License Number 2557; Vigil Draws Overflow Crowd, Including UI Police Chief • MON FEB 02, 2015 8:48 PM CT

We're asking for the community's assistance following the death of a U. of I. student: — U of I Police (@UIPD) February 2, 2015 MORE: Police are still looking for Vicente Mundo's car, a 2006 Grey Acura TL, dark blue Bears #Illinois plate #2557 — Steve Grzanich (@SteveGrzanich) February 2, 2015 PLEASE SHARE -- Police are still looking for Vicente Mundo's vehicle. Call @CrimeStoppersCC with info — WICD ABC 15 (@WICD) February 2, 2015 UPDATE: Tonight's vigil draws overflow crowd, including UI police chief. — news_gazette (@news_gazette) February 3, 2015

Punxsutawney Phil, Awakened from His Burrow at 7:25 AM ET, Sees His Shadow -- "Six More Weeks of Winter" • MON FEB 02, 2015 6:21 AM CT

Phil's forecast in 10 minutes. Cloudy & 33 in #Punxsutawney . #StatenIslandChuck forecast imminent. #GroundhogDay — Lee Goldberg (@LeeGoldbergABC7) February 2, 2015 Gobbler's Knob!!! #Punxsutawney #GroundhogDay — Anthony Quintano (@AnthonyQuintano) February 2, 2015 Will Punxsutawney Phil see his shadow? Tune to #Fox29GoodDay to watch live, less than 10 minutes away — FOX 29 (@FOX29philly) February 2, 2015 JUST IN: Punxsutawney Phil just saw his shadow, so 6 more weeks of winter! — Jim Abath (@JimA48) February 2, 2015

Twitter Cheat Sheet: Who to Follow to Follow the Big Game: #SB49; @SNFonNBC; #MySuperBowlPick; @ProFootballTalk; @NBCSports; @Pepsi; @KatyPerry; @LennyKravitz • SUN FEB 01, 2015 12:26 PM CT

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