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Saints tight end Jimmy Graham. (Getty Images)

Twitter Bio Could Play Role In Jimmy Graham Missing Out On $5.3 Million

Graham is in a dispute over whether he’s should be classified as a receiver or tight end.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2014

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Man Behind Peoria Mayor Twitter Parody Suing Over Police Raid

Jon Daniel was behind the fake Twitter account @Peoriamayor, posting comments about sex and drugs, among other things. Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis called the posts “absolute filth.”

06/12/2014

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Blackhawks Twitter Account Mistakenly Sent Derogatory Tweet About Mexican President

Autocorrect and autofilling are the worst.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2014

Ravens running back Ray Rice, right, with wife Janay. (Getty Images)

Ravens Disastrously Live Tweet Ray Rice Press Conference

Well, that didn’t come across quite like they envisioned.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2014

Blackhawks fans at the 2013 Stanley Cup victory parade. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: No More Blackhawks Bandwagon

In seven years, the knowledge and commitment of Blackhawks fans has changed for the better.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2014

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Consumers Turning To Twitter To Air Beefs

CBS 2′s Dorothy Tucker shows you a new way more customers are getting their complaints seen and resolved.

05/15/2014

Marshall Henderson. (Getty Images)

Marshall Henderson Backtracks After Making Homophobic Tweets About Michael Sam

Twitter and Henderson are a volatile mix.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2014

Marcin Gortat #4 of the Washington Wizards fights for a rebounds against Taj Gibson #22 and Mike Dunleavy #34 of the Chicago Bulls in first quarter action of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Chicago Bulls during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Verizon Center on April 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

NBA Handles Twitter Threats Sent To Wizards After Beating Bulls

One man “actually made some terrorist threats to us,” Marcin Gortat said.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2014

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No Charges Over Fake Peoria Mayor Twitter Account

After Mayor Jim Ardis filed a criminal complaint over the matter, police raided a home last week, seizing computers and hauling residents in for questioning. The action sparked criticism that the mayor had abused his powers and violated free speech rights.

04/23/2014

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U.S. Airways Tweets Out Porn After Customer Complaint

On several levels, a pornographic tweet sent out by U.S. Airways may be the most amusing and embarrassing corporate social media gaffes ever.

04/15/2014

White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Abreu Already Raising Some Hope

Jose Abreu’s explosive arrival is a promising plot twist for pundits and White Sox fans.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2014

UConn guard Shabazz Napier. (Getty Images)

View: This Is The Worst Note An RA Could Ever Write Before National Title Game

Derek the RA at UConn is purportedly not in favor of fun.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2014

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Security Firms Watch Social Media For Feisty Fans

Careful about your in-game tweets, because authorities are likely watching.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2014

Joakim Noah. (Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty Images)

View: First Tweets By Chicago Athletes

What were athletes thinking when they typed their first tweet?

CBS Chicago–03/21/2014

Bucks guard Brandon Knight. (Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty Images)

The Milwaukee Bucks Are Abysmal, As Their Twitter Account Reminds Their Fans

A 14-point loss or a 15-point defeat? It’s all the same to the Bucks.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2014

Actors Kim Novak and Matthew McConaughey speak onstage during the Oscars. (Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Kim Novak Appearance On 2014 Oscars The Talk Of Twitter

Chicago-born actress Kim Novak’s appearance on the 2014 Academy Awards sparked a firestorm on Twitter.

03/03/2014

The logo for Chicago's Groupon. (Groupon.com)

Groupon Offers President’s Day Deal In Honor Of ‘President Hamilton’

In what is either a promotional gimmick or massive historical lapse, Groupon is offering a President Day Weekend deal in honor of President Alexander Hamilton.

02/17/2014

Michael Sam. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Ten Months Have Mattered

Michael Sam hasn’t faced the same venom Jason Collins did, and that’s a beautiful development.

670 The Score–02/11/2014

Someone wrote "Hi Mom God Bless U" on a parking deck roof at Rush Hospital. (Angela Washek)

ICU Nurse Wants To Solve Mystery: Who Carved Heartwarming Message On Snowy Parking Deck?

It was a message written in the snow on the roof of a parking garage across from a Chicago hospital, and now the staff is trying to find the person it was intended for.

02/11/2014

Vladimir Putin. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Twitter Challenges Putin, NBC

By Dan Bernstein- CBSChicago.com Senior Columnist (CBS) — There’s no hiding anything in Sochi. NBC knows it, and Russia will have to live with it. The 2012 London Summer Games were tabbed the “Twitter Olympics” […]

CBS Chicago–02/05/2014

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