The Associated Press Profile Banner
The Associated Press Profile
The Associated Press

@AP

Followers
15,190,000
Following
6,883
Media
5,266
Statuses
290,335

News from The Associated Press, and a taste of the great journalism produced by AP members and customers.

Global
Joined June 2009
Don't wanna be here? Send us removal request.
@AP
The Associated Press
14 minutes ago
Fewer Americans are reluctant to get a COVID-19 vaccine than just a few months ago, but questions about side effects and how the shots were tested still hold some back, according to a new poll that shows the challenges in the U.S. vaccination campaign. https://t.co/M0gDrggXe0
13
19
48
@AP
The Associated Press
16 minutes ago
BREAKING: Federal judge dismisses the National Rifle Association's bankruptcy case, a ruling that leaves the powerful gun-rights group to face a New York state lawsuit seeking to disband the NRA over alleged financial abuses. https://t.co/BkM5RuxTWb
70
353
1K
@AP
The Associated Press
44 minutes ago
A Florida schools superintendent who was indicted after prosecutors say he lied to a grand jury investigating events surrounding the Parkland school massacre will leave his job under a $740,000 severance package. https://t.co/rEj59FkIt1
26
67
85
@AP
The Associated Press
47 minutes ago
The head of the Pentagon on Jan. 6 plans to tell Congress that he was worried sending troops to the U.S. Capitol would fan fears of a military coup. Christopher Miller's testimony is aimed at rebutting broad criticism that help was too slow to arrive. https://t.co/pVAqdLvN4H
55
43
96
The Associated Press Retweeted
@APEntertainment
AP Entertainment
2 hours ago
"I mean to sit in the house for a year, can you imagine some of the jokes that I wrote?" @TheRealMikeEpps says he's ready to return to stand up. https://t.co/zxaYGJoORF
3
6
27
@AP
The Associated Press
2 hours ago
BREAKING: Man accused of killing 8 people in shootings at Atlanta-area massage businesses indicted on murder charges, could face hate crime charges and death penalty. https://t.co/FGkTmBBBgt
43
290
800
The Associated Press Retweeted
@AP_Sports
AP Sports
2 hours ago
AP EXPLAINER: Derby winner Medina Spirit is the latest in horse doping. Trainer Bob Baffert says the result may have been caused by an anti-fungal cream: https://t.co/1wPkddTElF @swhyno breaks it down: https://t.co/NXOMfy4D0N https://t.co/g1CmFmZKaj
14
10
15
The Associated Press Retweeted
@APEntertainment
AP Entertainment
3 hours ago
Director Taylor Sheridan says he dragged Angelina Jolie "through hell" in new thriller “Those Who Wish Me Dead.” https://t.co/MmxSQLVCjd
0
3
15
@AP
The Associated Press
2 hours ago
A comprehensive new survey of Jewish Americans finds them increasingly worried about antisemitism, proud of their cultural heritage and sharply divided about the importance of religious observance in their lives. https://t.co/WzngUV1fqe
23
47
130
@AP
The Associated Press
3 hours ago
U.S. educators are doing everything they can to track down high school students who stopped showing up to classes and to help them get the credits needed to graduate, amid an anticipated surge in the country's dropout rate during the coronavirus pandemic. https://t.co/fKUK9al5ca
18
59
128
The Associated Press Retweeted
@APEntertainment
AP Entertainment
4 hours ago
"My world is very diverse," said @TiffanyHaddish. She and Billy Crystal agree that the cast of their new movie "Here Today" is reflective of reality. https://t.co/NG4R8UtfzH
3
5
22
The Associated Press Retweeted
@AP_Europe
AP Europe
3 hours ago
Mexican authorities say Russia has been having so many problems producing second doses of its Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine that there won't be enough to give people who got the first dose a second shot — an accusation denied in Moscow. https://t.co/469CRIXAsu
11
46
51
The Associated Press Retweeted
@AP_Oddities
AP Oddities
3 hours ago
Chance for romance seems beak: Juliet, believed to be the last wild macaw in Rio de Janeiro, has been visiting captive macaws at the city's zoo nearly every day for two decades. Sometimes, she engages in grooming behavior. Other times, she just sits. https://t.co/206Ujky8wV #odd
19
56
192
The Associated Press Retweeted
@APEntertainment
AP Entertainment
3 hours ago
Tickets to Broadway shows are now available but you’ll have to wait until fall. Why? AP explains what’s happening behind the curtain in the next four months. https://t.co/1JIszQDNmz
1
11
18
The Associated Press Retweeted
@AP_Politics
AP Politics
3 hours ago
Uber and Lyft will begin providing free rides to and from vaccination sites. That's one of the programs President Biden will highlight with a bipartisan group of governors as the pace of shots declines and he looks to meet his July Fourth targets. https://t.co/qigk9jYQA3
21
103
359
@AP
The Associated Press
3 hours ago
“When I turned 5 on my birthday, I told him, ‘Dad, I want to be a world famous DJ. I'm going to start practicing.’” At age 9, Michelle Rasul, from Dubai, is one of the world’s top DJs and competed in this year’s global championship. https://t.co/vMjuAOpk7e
9
45
220
@AP
The Associated Press
4 hours ago
The federal government has approved an offshore wind project off Massachusetts that would create 800 megawatts of electricity, enough to power 400,000 homes. The project is a piece of the Biden administration’s plan to grow renewable energy in the U.S. https://t.co/Um1chmb3k9
37
88
472
The Associated Press Retweeted
@APEntertainment
AP Entertainment
4 hours ago
Rockers Sam and Josh Kiszka from @GretaVanFleet say the band's meteoric rise was like "getting shot out of a cannon." https://t.co/ssbwNytOfl
3
2
21
The Associated Press Retweeted
@AP_Images
AP Images
5 hours ago
More than a thousand women in Bargny and many more in other villages dotting Senegal’s sandy coast, process fish _ the crucial link in a chain that constitutes one of the country's largest exports and employs hundreds of thousands of residents. @Leo_Correa https://t.co/oTSAr5UMGd
1
9
26