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We looked inside some of the tweets by @AP and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
7 minutes
Average replies
Average retweets
Average likes
Tweets with photos
5 / 100
Tweets with videos
25 / 100
Tweets with links
0 / 100

Rankings (sorted by number of followers)

1. in country United States and category Press Agencies

2. in category Press Agencies

6. in country United States and category Media

27. in category Media

80. in country United States

199. worldwide

FIRST SCREEN KISS - MENDES & MILIOTI: ‘Riverdale’ gave @CamilaMendes her #FirstOnscreenKiss, while Cristin Milioti is still ashamed about hers

Like many sporting events globally, the Wimbledon Tennis Championships have been cancelled this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The 134th Championships will instead take place from June 28 to July 11 2021.

ON THIS DAY - In 1978, Richard Burton and Stewart Granger attended the royal premiere of 'Wild Geese.' #OnThisDay

Five months ago, President Trump had been acquitted in a Senate impeachment trial and was ready to launch into his reelection campaign. The coronavirus and unrest over racial injustice upended those plans. By @JonLemire & @CalWd

BREAKING: Country rock icon Charlie Daniels, who had a hit in the 1970s with "Devil Went Down to Georgia," has died of a stroke at age 83, his publicist says.

VIDEO: Czech developers have built a ventilator requiring few specialized parts to help hospitals facing shortages. Read this story and others about the kindness of strangers and individuals who sacrifice for others during the coronavirus outbreak:

New numbers on the global AIDS epidemic are showing some big successes, but also some tragic failures.

Ghislaine Maxwell has been transferred to New York to face charges that she recruited women and girls for Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse, the Bureau of Prisons says. Maxwell, who was arrested last week in New Hampshire, has denied any wrongdoing.

#OTD in 1777, during the American Revolution, British forces captured Fort Ticonderoga. Fort Ticonderoga is seen from Mount Defiance in Ticonderoga, N.Y., Aug. 21, 2002. |  Photo Jim McKnight

#OTD in 1777, during the American Revolution, British forces captured Fort Ticonderoga. Fort Ticonderoga is seen from Mount Defiance in Ticonderoga, N.Y., Aug. 21, 2002. | Photo Jim McKnight

The running of the bulls in Spain was due to start Monday, but the festival was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. That didn't stop hundreds of Pamplona residents from wearing white clothes and traditional red scarves and taking to the streets.

Will crowd noise be added to telecasts for Major League Baseball, the NBA, the NHL and the NFL? The leagues are evaluating options. by @joereedy

President Trump criticizes NASCAR for banning the Confederate flag at its races and goes after its only Black driver, Bubba Wallace.

A man at a bachelor's party in the Austrian Alps was dared to put his tongue on a creature lying on the ground. It turned out to be a baby viper, which bit him, forcing him to seek hospital treatment.

BREAKING: Federal judge orders Dakota Access pipeline to shut down until more thorough environmental review is done.

BREAKING: Supreme Court rules states can require presidential electors to back popular vote winner.

The traditional April 15 federal tax filing deadline was postponed until July 15 this year because of the coronavirus pandemic. Here's what U.S. taxpayers need to know as the new deadline approaches.

SHOWBIZ MINUTE: Ennio Morricone - Nick Cordero - Royals

Forty lobbyists with ties to President Trump helped clients secure more than $10 billion in federal coronavirus aid, according to the watchdog group Public Citizen. Included are five former Trump officials whose lobbying may violate ethics rules.

VIDEO: A locust outbreak in Kenya could soon threaten vital food supplies unless it's rapidly controlled. Full story:

A statue of Frederick Douglass was ripped from its base in Rochester, New York, on the anniversary of his famous speech “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July." The statue was found in a gorge about 50 feet away, with damage to the base and a finger.

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