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JPMorgan Tracking How Trump's Tweets Move Markets

(CNN) - JPMorgan has created an index to track how president Trump's tweets affect financial markets. It's called the "Volfefe Index;" an apparent combination of the words volatility and Trump's mysterious "covfefe" tweet from 2017. The investment banking company's…

Twitter doubles character limit to 280 for (nearly) everyone

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter says it's ending its iconic 140-character limit — and giving nearly everyone 280 characters. Users tweeting in Chinese, Japanese and Korean will still have the original limit. That's because writing in those languages uses fewer…

Twitter vows new crackdown on hateful, abusive tweets

MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Twitter vowed to crack down further on hate speech and sexual harassment, days after CEO Jack Dorsey said in a tweet-storm that the company was "still" not doing enough to protect its users. The policy…

White House: ESPN could justify firing Hill for Trump tweets

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Wednesday that sports anchor Jemele Hill could justifiably be fired from ESPN for tweets calling President Donald Trump a "white supremacist" and "a bigot." "I think that's one…