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Manhattan crane collapses during morning rush hour

mashable.com — A construction crane collapsed in Lower Manhattan near Wall Street on Friday morning. First responders are on the scene as photos have started trickling out from the crash site, which is reportedly at 40 Worth Street. It's not clear if there are injuries or fatalities.
Feb 05, 2016

RT @mashable: BREAKING: A Manhattan crane has collapsed during morning rush hour on.mash.to/1R9xckk (pic via @wcbs880) pic.twitter.com/cqqjsnxOnE

Feb 05, 2016

Here's @Mashable on the crane that collapsed during New York City's snowy morning rush hour on.mash.to/1R9xckk

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Famous Japan volcano erupts spectacularly with fiery lightning

mashable.com — A well-known volcano erupted Friday evening in southern Japan with a fiery blast that sent lava rolling down its slope. Japan's Meteorological Agency said Sakurajima on the island of Kyushu erupted at around 7 p.m. (1000 GMT). Japanese television showed an orange burst out of the side of the volcano, near the summit, accompanied by lightning-like flashes.

A tiny island nation in the South Pacific declares Zika outbreak

mashable.com — The tiny South Pacific kingdom of Tonga said Friday it has a Zika epidemic after five people tested positive for the virus and another 265 are suspected of having it. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in addition to Tonga, the Pacific islands of American Samoa and Samoa have also reported Zika outbreaks and it is warning Pacific travelers to protect themselves from mosquitoes, which spread the virus.
Feb 05, 2016

RT @JoyCookPR: A tiny island nation in the South Pacific declares Zika outbreak: The tiny South Pacific ... on.mash.to/1VTYbzK #startup #JoyCookPR

Live coverage of the important and the weird

mashable.com — It's important, it's weird, and it's live. Here's the latest from Iowa, where the 2016 election is officially kicking off on Feb. 1.
Feb 01, 2016

Iowa caucuses: Important, weird & the biggest thing to follow today. We're live here on.mash.to/1WX0VgU pic.twitter.com/XII3OPqh7J

Feb 01, 2016

RT @mashable: Iowa caucuses: Important, weird & the biggest thing to follow today. We're live here on.mash.to/1KRVMjj https://t.co/3as…

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The crippling East Coast blizzard: Follow live

Jan 22, 2016

RT @mashable: The blizzard bound for D.C. is already causing some chaos in Nashville (📷: @JayDavid1987) on.mash.to/1KuIBoc pic.twitter.com/QIT8cFh6pc

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A real-time guide to what Obama's saying

Jan 12, 2016

We here @mashable & @mashpolitics will be annotating @potus' #SOTU address tonight. Check it out! on.mash.to/1P93qqd

Jan 12, 2016

We’ll be live-annotating @POTUS’s last #SOTU using @Genius on @Mashable. Check it out: mashable.com/2016/01/12/oba…

Jan 12, 2016

We'll be sharing factoids, GIFs and real talk during the #SOTU tonight, so click this on.mash.to/1P9sQUD pic.twitter.com/gGQSQ7Q3XI

Jan 12, 2016

RT @AmandaWills: We'll be sharing factoids, GIFs and real talk during the #SOTU tonight, so click this on.mash.to/1P9sQUD pic.twitter.com/gGQSQ7Q3XI

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David Bowie's oddly beautiful life in photos

mashable.com — David Bowie was one of those very few, rare humans who truly deserve epithets like "unique," "iconic" and "one of a kind." During his 69 years on the planet, whether he was exploring rock, pop, soul or any number of genres down to jungle or ambient, Bowie plotted a different and usually zigzagging furrow.

130 tweets, one for every victim of the Paris attacks

mashable.com — René Bichon was a man who loved life, even though life wasn't always easy for him. He liked kids, but never had a family. At 62, he was funny, tolerant and a true "bon vivant." Today, his name became the final tweet from @ParisVictims. René Bichon, 62. France.
Jan 05, 2016

Mashable has concluded its En Mémoire project. One tweet for each victim of Paris attacks. mashable.com/2016/01/05/par… pic.twitter.com/UxPKsqSnMz

Jan 05, 2016

RT @nycjim: Mashable has concluded its En Mémoire project. One tweet for each victim of Paris attacks. mashable.com/2016/01/05/par… pic.twitter.com/UxPKsqSnMz

Jan 05, 2016

RT @nycjim: Mashable has concluded its En Mémoire project. One tweet for each victim of Paris attacks. mashable.com/2016/01/05/par… pic.twitter.com/UxPKsqSnMz

10 unsolved mysteries that still need answers in 2016

mashable.com — From the drug lord who pulled off an impossible escape to an extraterrestrial ocean containing clues to alien life, here are the baffling mysteries the world will try to solve this year. A group of scientists in a plane caught sight of a mysterious piece of space junk right as it burned up in Earth's atmosphere above the Indian Ocean in November.

The Hollywood diversity report card

mashable.com — After some promising, surface-level progress in 2014, Hollywood has seemingly gone one step forward, two steps back in 2015: For every John Boyega and Daisy Ridley fronting Star Wars, there are dozens of white guys named Chris - Pine, Hemsworth, Pratt, Evans, take your pick - heading up big-budget pictures.
Dec 29, 2015

How did Hollywood do in terms of actual change in diversity this year? (we can do better.) on.mash.to/1IC1Wsg pic.twitter.com/pjvzZwcXIx

Dec 29, 2015

Here's @mashentertain's overall Hollywood diversity report card feat. digital, tv, film, gaming + sports mashable.com/2015/12/29/hol…

Dec 30, 2015

Mashable’s diversity scorecard for entertainment biz. Movies: D TV: C Games C Digital: A mashable.com/2015/12/29/hol… pic.twitter.com/ZiECM4d1Ol

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Feb 05, 2016

Julian Assange, standing on a balcony, trying for an Eva Peron moment. pic.twitter.com/S4MDhiIEiP

Feb 05, 2016

@samcmlaird @TheRealKSD scuse me but I will do whatever I damn well please after watching this t.co/6T5RfwrrsS

Feb 05, 2016

RT @MashableNews: Live look at the scene of the collapsed crane in lower Manhattan. Firefighters responding abc7ny.com/live/23376/ pic.twitter.com/B5Ydp3ksOz


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