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We looked inside some of the tweets by @AP and found useful information for you.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
29 minutes
Average replies
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Average retweets
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Barack Obama's victory tweet was the most retweeted tweet ever with more than 800K retweets.

The island of Taiwan imposed new restrictions in its capital city as it battled its worst outbreak since the pandemic began. Authorities raised the alert level for the capital Taipei and the surrounding area of New Taipei city. https://t.co/r1b2qv9ALr

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An Israeli air raid in Gaza City has killed at least 10 Palestinians, mostly children, in the deadliest single strike since the battle with Gaza's militant Hamas rulers erupted earlier this week. https://t.co/ji2MY2PMiK

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BREAKING: Iran's judiciary chief Ebrahim Raisi, a hard-line cleric linked to 1988 mass executions, registers to run for president. https://t.co/EJiAbzu5Cg

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A former speaker of Iran’s parliament has registered to run in the Islamic Republic’s upcoming presidential election. Ali Larijani's decision makes him the first high-profile candidate to potentially back the policies of the outgoing administration. https://t.co/5Gn5lZ544w

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China has canceled attempts to climb Mount Everest from its side of the world’s highest peak because of fears of importing COVID-19 cases from neighboring Nepal. https://t.co/wjmr17UddM

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The U.N. chief says foreign fighters and mercenaries remain in Libya in violation of last October’s cease-fire agreement and called for their withdrawal and an end to violations of the U.N. arms embargo. https://t.co/DmCRmXcN1D

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The face of a new Chile begins taking shape this weekend as the South American country elects 155 people to draft a constitution to replace one that drafted under a military dictatorship. https://t.co/AWJcPCQ2nA

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PHOTO GALLERY: Highlights of some of the most compelling images made or published in the past week by @AP from around the world. https://t.co/j0iSaEH1rU

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.@JBALVIN says he's struggled with depression and anxiety and wants to end stigma over discussing and treating mental health issues.

His new documentary "The Boy from Medellín" is out on @PrimeVideo. https://t.co/oForpA9KrE

.@JBALVIN says he's struggled with depression and anxiety and wants to end stigma over discussing and treating mental health issues. His new documentary "The Boy from Medellín" is out on @PrimeVideo. https://t.co/oForpA9KrE

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Japan has expanded its coronavirus state of emergency from six areas, including Tokyo, to nine as Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga repeated his determination to hold the Olympics in just over two months. by @mariyamaguchi https://t.co/wYO5nFImuh

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For the best "oops and whoops" stories, follow @AP_Oddities

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Two tornadoes killed at least seven people in central and eastern China and left more than 200 others injured, officials and state media say. https://t.co/yeeUxUpXCn

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A Texas man is back in jail after police say his tiger frightened people by wandering around a Houston neighborhood. Despite 300 tips to police, the tiger's whereabouts remain unknown. https://t.co/xZOcxOHcDE

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Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, has announced that it won’t require vaccinated shoppers or workers to wear a mask in its U.S. stores unless state or local laws say otherwise. https://t.co/5htgb7L09M

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BREAKING: China has landed a spacecraft on Mars for the first time in the latest advance for its space program, the official Xinhua News Agency has reported. https://t.co/QCjmDDjVA0

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A year before her election to Congress, Marjorie Taylor Greene sought out Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Capitol office and taunted the Democrat through the mail slot, video unearthed by CNN shows. https://t.co/LWTDzzwrns

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“They can’t throw him out so easily. It protects his rights to stay there and run the place.” -- John Ray, a lawyer who has examined New York City’s contract for Donald Trump’s company to run a city golf course in the Bronx. https://t.co/GFwkTwS5zG

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Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit and fellow Bob Baffert-trained Concert Tour pass their drug tests. Both horses are cleared to run in the Preakness.

Full story by @swhyno: https://t.co/LA8OOrAwG7 https://t.co/JgucnPDhMT

Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit and fellow Bob Baffert-trained Concert Tour pass their drug tests. Both horses are cleared to run in the Preakness. Full story by @swhyno: https://t.co/LA8OOrAwG7 https://t.co/JgucnPDhMT

A severe drought is creating a water crisis not seen in more than a century for farmers, tribes and federally protected fish along the Oregon-California border. https://t.co/lTQysPdsV4

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